Magic Moment Romances #115

Published
June 1977
Page count
68
Cover price
0.40 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/320505

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Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Frank Bolle [as FWB] (signed)
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

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Also printed
United States
My Only Love (Charlton, 1975 series) #4 (January 1976)
No title recorded
Show/hide 1. Every Kiss… Every Thrill... [Man and Woman--All Love--Twin Hearts] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Every Kiss... Every Thrill... From real life! Man and Woman--All Love--Twin Hearts Romantic Stories on sale at your favourite newsagent or bookstall NOW!"

Details

Printed
1974 to 1978?
Genre
Romance
More...
Every Kiss… Every Thrill... [Man and Woman--All Love--Twin Hearts]
Show/hide 2. I Learned My Lesson Comic story, 6 pages

"In my first three years in high school, I always got A's or high B's…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
D-6773
Characters
Denise; Laura; Jess Hilton; Curt Barbor; Dan Alteris; Greg Hewlitt

Credits

Script
?
Art
Demetrio Sánchez Gómez [as Demetrio] (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
George Wildman

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Also printed
United States
My Only Love (Charlton, 1975 series) #4 (January 1976)
I Learned My Lesson

Synopsis

Top student Denise starts flunking her courses because of her boyfriend Curt and the company they keep. When Curt is suspended, Greg offers to help tutor Denise.

Notes

Demetrio's signature is on page 4. The signature has a date, probably 1975.

Show/hide 3. When Love Went Snap! Comic story, 6 pages

"Suddenly romance was over for Teresa."

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Teresa; Pete; Auntie Hettie; Mike Garner

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
typeset
Editing
? (original editor)

Synopsis

While Theresa is looking after her aunt's four poodles, she meets Mike and his St. Bernard. They hate each other immediately.

Notes

This story is from a UK source, probably Mirabelle (IPC, 1956 series).

Show/hide 4. All My Love Comic story, 8 pages

"I'd seen Ron around school…..always with the pretiest girls in the class…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
D-7989
Characters
Beth; Ron Burkett; Dot; Stubby; Laura; Ed; Jennie

Credits

Script
?
Art
Sal Gentile [as SJG] (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

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Also printed
United States
Teen Confessions (Charlton, 1959 series) #96 (September 1976)
All My Love

Synopsis

Beth has a crush on Ron. When she gets the chance to date him, she drops Stubby. Ron becomes increasingly possessive and Beth never sees her friends. Things come to a head when she has a girls night with Laura and Stubb drops in.

Notes

The artist's signature is on page 1 of the story.

Show/hide 5. Say It Isn't True! Comic story, 6 pages

"I suppose I was hardly sane after I opened and read the farewell letter from Ben, my fiance."

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Tracy Benson; Ben; Elaine; Mr. Benson; Mrs. Benson; Keith; John; Jenny; Mr. Bradley

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
typeset
Editing
? (original editor)

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Also printed
United Kingdom
Valentine (IPC, 1968 series) 24 November 1973 (24 November 1973)
Say It Isn't True

Synopsis

When Ben leaves Tracy, she is traumatised and goes blind. She wallows in self-pity. Keith tries to help but is badly hurt because of Tracy's cruelty.

Show/hide 6. The Bulldog's Grip Comic story, 8 pages

"I watched "Bulldog" Weaver toss the shotput during a break in my cheerleading practice…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
D-7864
Characters
Kelly; 'Bulldog' Weaver; Ken

Credits

Script
?
Art
Demetrio Sánchez Gómez [as Demetrio] (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

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Also printed
United States
Teen Confessions (Charlton, 1959 series) #96 (September 1976)
The Bulldog's Grip

Synopsis

When Kelly meets star athlete Bulldog, he decides she's his girl and jealously threatens all her friends. Kelly sets him straight, but responds to his appeal for help.

Show/hide 7. Garden of Love Comic story, 6 pages

"These darned plants! How can anyone be expected to work in a jungle like this?"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Sylvia; Tim Conway

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
typeset
Editing
? (original editor)

Synopsis

At her new job in the city, Sylvia tries to brighten her workplace with a garden. She is distraught when it is destroyed by construction rubble and it seems no one cares.

Show/hide 8. Lost Love Comic story, 6 pages

"Lilian, you're fantastic… I've got the hour-long T.V. special… thanks to you!"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
D-6803
Characters
Lilian; Gore Blythe; Mr. Lobell; Lt. Reeves

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Love Diary (Charlton, 1958 series) #100 (August 1976)
Lost Love

Synopsis

Working for heart throb music star Gore Blythe, Lilian believes there is no future in loving him. When she gets mad at his flirting, he runs away. It is up to Lilian to find him.

Show/hide 9. Day of Decision Comic story, 6 pages

"For the whole of her life Jenny would be asking herself the question: "Did I make the right decision?""

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Jenny; Pete; Jenny's father

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
typeset
Editing
? (original editor)

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Also printed
United Kingdom
Valentine (IPC, 1968 series) 1 December 1973 (1 December 1973)
Day of Decision

Synopsis

A new housing estate is built behind the house Jenny and her father share together. When Jenny meets construction worker Pete, her father doesn't approve and it threatens to upturn her world.

Show/hide 10. The Summer I Grew Up Comic story, 6 pages

"I'd been skinny and awkward ever since I was twelve…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
D-6365
Characters
Grace; Fergus; Ruth Tanner (Aunt Ruth)

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Just Married (Charlton, 1958 series) #111 (June 1976)
The Summer I Drew Up

Synopsis

On holidays, Grace meets artist Fergus who lives upstairs from her Aunt Ruth. While she models for Fergus, Grace tells him she is 19. The truth must eventually come out that she is just 15.

Show/hide 11. One Kiss Comic story, 6 pages

"As we had the year before, Edie and I had decided on The Maples…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
D-6281
Characters
Claire Tryon; Eliot Powell; Edie

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original managing editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
My Only Love (Charlton, 1975 series) #6 (June 1976)
One Kiss

Synopsis

Claire thinks she knows the kind of guy Eliot is when they meet on vacation, but he gradually convinces her that he's not the playboy type.

Show/hide 12. Secret Romance Library. Magic Moments Romances Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

""I first read about their affair in Secret Romance library..." "My darling... Our love is just as wonderful as Magic Moment Romances." Secret Romance Library. Magic Moments Romances. Out now."

Details

Printed
1973? to 1978
Genre
Romance
More...
Secret Romance Library. Magic Moments Romances
Show/hide 13. Love is.. 'Young Love' 'Heart to Heart' and 'Romantic Dreams' comics Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Love is.. 'Young Love', 'Heart to Heart', and 'Romantic Dreams' comics "He's the only boy I'll ever love--but--how can I tell my father?" How much drama can you take? Don't dare miss... These exciting comics at your news stand!"

Details

Printed
1975?
Genre
Romance
More...
Love is.. 'Young Love' 'Heart to Heart' and 'Romantic Dreams' comics

Notes

Art by John Romita; letters Sam Rosen; script Stan Lee?


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  • 40234

Entry created

  • 10/05/2019

Cover added

  • 20/06/2019

Last updated

  • 23/06/2019