Magic Moment Romances #44

Published
August 1964
Page count
100
Cover price
2/6 [0-26 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/320434

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Shadow of Love! (The Private Diary of Mary Robin, R.N.) Cover, 1 page

"Danny's not kissing me--I'm kissing him!"

Featuring

Feature
The Private Diary of Mary Robin, R.N.
Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
John Romita
Editing
Larry Nadle [as L. M. Nadle]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #43 (May-June 1964)
Shadow of Love!
Show/hide 1. Shadow of Love! (The Private Diary of Mary Robin, R.N.) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Diary of Mary Robin, R.N.
Genre
Romance

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
John Romita
Editing
Larry Nadle [as L. M. Nadle]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #43 (May-June 1964)
Shadow of Love!
Show/hide 2. First Kiss--Last Kiss (April O'Day Hollywood Starlet) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
April O'Day Hollywood Starlet
Genre
Romance

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
Bob Oksner
Letters
Joe Letterese (p 1)
Morris Waldinger
Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Love Stories (DC, 1949 series) #104 (July 1964)
First Kiss-- Last Kiss

Synopsis

April promised her dying mother, that she would succeed in Hollywood. Years later, she wins a contest and is on her way. But it's more difficult than she thought.

Notes

First episode of April O'Day, Hollywood Starlet.

Show/hide 3. Port of Hope Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Frank Bolle
Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #103 (September 1964)
Port of Hope
Also printed
Australia
Heart to Heart Romance Library (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #162 ([1972?])
Port of Hope
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Oddities in Romance) Comic story, 1 page

"In the Damara tribe in Africa, all unmaried women must carry their burdens above their heads at arm's length."

Featuring

Feature
Oddities in Romance
Genre
Non-Fiction

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #19 (December 1953-January 1954)
Untitled

Synopsis

Information about the Damara tribe; baking wedding cakes; the Balanta Tribe; and exchanging engaagement presents.

Show/hide 5. Marry in Haste-- Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita ?
Editing
Larry Nadle [as L. M. Nadle]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Falling in Love (DC, 1955 series) #61 (August 1963)
"Marry in Haste--"
Show/hide 6. As Long as a Lifetime Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Mike Sekowsky
Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #45 (September-October 1964)
As Long As a Lifetime!
Show/hide 7. Let's Fall in Love Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #103 (September 1964)
Let's Fall in Love

Synopsis

Patty resists falling in love with Mark, the boy next door that she has grown up with, until she hears he is engaged to someone else, and she realizes that she loves him after all.

Show/hide 8. Fresh and Gay… (Romance in Fashion) Comic story, 1 page

"Fresh and Gay… for bright days to come are these cheerful fashions picked by Romance in Fashion."

Featuring

Feature
Romance in Fashion
Genre
Fashion

Credits

Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #103 (September 1964)
Fresh and Gay
Show/hide 9. Dreams Don't Count (Bonnie Taylor, Airline Stewardess) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bonnie Taylor, Airline Stewardess
Genre
Romance

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
John Romita
Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Romance (DC, 1963 series) #131 (August-September 1964)
Dreams Don't Count

Synopsis

When Bonnie's roommate Lori is feared dead in a plane crash, Bonnie comforts Lori's boyfriend Tod and falls in love with him herself, but has to let him go when Lori is found safe.

Show/hide 10. Something in Common! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Religious

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Frank Giacoia ?
Joe Giella ?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?
Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #102 (July 1964)
Something in Common!
Also printed
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #160 (October 1971)
Something in Common!

Synopsis

In spite of all the signals he's sending, Ruth believes that she couldn't possibly be in love with Mark because they have so little in common.

Show/hide 11. Love Me, Love Me Not Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #98 (September 1964)
Love Me, Love Me Not!
Show/hide 12. Double Heartbreak (The Private Diary of Mary Robin, R.N.) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Diary of Mary Robin, R.N.
Genre
Romance

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
John Romita
Editing
Jack Miller

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #44 (July-August 1964)
Double Heartbreak!

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 40173

Entry created

  • 16/07/2009

Cover added

  • 16/07/2009

Index completed

  • 16/07/2009

Last updated

  • 28/12/2018