Girls' Romances #53

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14465

Credits

Editing
Phyllis Reed (uncredited)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Mirror of Heartbreak Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Sy Barry
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Cover art is taken from splash page of the last story in this issue. Pencils previously credited to Bernard Sachs.

Show/hide 1. Contents Table of contents, 1 page

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

inside front cover

Show/hide 2. Lost Melody! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Tony Abruzzo
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Synopsis

Eve falls in love with Nicholas, a fellow musician, but then she learns he already has a fiancee.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Oddities in Romance) Cartoon, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Oddities in Romance
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Art
Mort Drucker
Show/hide 4. This Foolish Dream Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Bill Draut

Synopsis

Grace fears that her boyfriend Dick really prefers her pretty best friend Shary.

Show/hide 5. Awaken to Love! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
John Forte ?
Inks
Sid Greene ?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #9 ([October 1958])
Awaken to Love

Synopsis

Mary Beth is attracted to Ted, a handsome newcomer, but finallly realizes that Chris, who she's known for years, is the man she really loves.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Julia Roberts' Romance Report) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Julia Roberts' Romance Report

Credits

Script
? [as Julia Roberts]
Art
? (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

advice column

Show/hide 7. Mirror of Heartbreak! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Sy Barry (p 1)
John Forte ? (pp 2-8)
Arthur Peddy ? (pp 2-8)
Inks
Bernard Sachs (p 1)
John Forte ? (pp 2-8)

Synopsis

Mona tries to fall in love again after Roy leaves her and takes a distant job for two years.

Notes

Splash also used for cover.

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Ruth) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Ruth
Genre
Humor; romance

Notes

inside back cover

Show/hide 9. Do You Want to Fall in Love? Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
? (illustration)
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

back cover; house ad for the DC line of romance comics


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 40127

Entry created

  • 28/12/2018

Index completed

  • 28/12/2018

Last updated

  • 28/12/2018