Falling in Love Romances #69

Published
February 1972
Page count
68?
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover I'll Never Let You Go Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-838

Credits

Art
Art Saaf , penciller
 
Werner Roth , penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original Editor
 
Deborah Anderson, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #98 (August 1972)
I'll Never Let You Go!
Show/hide 1. Untitled [Romance Comics] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page
Show/hide 2. I'll Never Let You Go Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-844

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher , scripter
Art
Werner Roth , penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, editor
 
Deborah Anderson, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #98 (August 1972)
I'll Never Let You Go!

Synopsis

Edith flees from her violent new husband only days after their elopement. Her parents obtain an annulment because she was underage, but she runs away again without telling them she is pregnant. Her ex-husband continues to pursue her and the child for years, but she finally starts to lose her fear when she takes a governess job and falls in love with the single father she works for.

Show/hide 3. Written in the Stars Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-276

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Rosenberger, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original Editor
 
Ethan C. Mordden, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #89 (November 1971)
Written in the Stars

Synopsis

Irma believes stongly in astrology and can't get into a serious relationship with anyone who isn't born under a compatible astrological sign.

Show/hide 4. First Kiss Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Falling in Love (DC, 1955 series) #118 (October 1970)
First Kiss
Show/hide 5. Tell Him Tonight Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-649

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Art Peddy, penciller
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original editor [credited]
 
Ethan C. Mordden, original Assistant Editor [credited]
 
Ed Lolacher, editor (circulation director)
Management
Carmine Infantino, Publisher
 
Sol Harrison, Production Manager

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Girls' Romances (DC, 1950 series) #104 (October 1964)
Tell Him Tonight!  (with art changes)
First print
United States
Girls' Love Stories (DC, 1949 series) #168 (April 1972)
Tell Him Tonight

Synopsis

Ginny has to tell her fiance Alan that she's fallen in love with Howard instead.

Show/hide 6. I Have Designs on You Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-959

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original Editor
 
Deborah Anderson, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #98 (August 1972)
I Have Designs on You!

Synopsis

Ross asks the secretary of a fashion designer he's hoping to impress for some advice, and after they become interested in each other he is surprised to learn that she's actually the designer herself.

Show/hide 7. Dirty Trick Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-404

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Tony Abruzzo , line art
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original Editor
 
Ethan C. Mordden, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Heart Throbs (DC, 1957 series) #100 (February-March 1966)
Another Case of Heartbreak!  (retitled)
First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #91 (January 1972)
Dirty Trick

Synopsis

Linda's sister Dawn keeps stealing her boyfriends, so Linda comes up with a plan to teach her a lesson, which unfortunately backfires.

Notes

Original title: "Another Case of Heartbreak!"

Show/hide 8. Personality Plus Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-880

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
 
Win Mortimer , penciller
Text
Jean Simek , letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original Editor
 
Deborah Anderson, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Heart Throbs (DC, 1957 series) #144 (August 1972)
Personality Plus

Synopsis

Kelly assures her friends that she can attract a boyfriend any time she wants. Though her method is rather unusual, it works.

Show/hide 9. 2 Men in My Life Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-651

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
 
Jay Scott Pike , penciller
Text
, letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original Editor
 
Ethan C. Mordden, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Heart Throbs (DC, 1957 series) #140 (April 1972)
2 Men in My Life!

Synopsis

When Joy's boyfriend Steve takes a job in South America she eventually falls out of love with him as she grows closer to Paul.

Notes

Originally titled 'The Man at the Altar'. This version has some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Show/hide 10. Bye-Bye, Baby Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-960

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original Editor
 
Deborah Anderson, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #99 (September 1972)
Bye-Bye, Baby

Synopsis

Margo thinks that her dancing partner Vic is holding her back from stardom, but it turns out that he has the much more realistic viewpoint.

Show/hide 11. Woman Hater! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-265

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Romita, penciller
 
Art Saaf, penciller (retouching)
 
Bernard Sachs , inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, original Editor
 
Ethan C. Mordden, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Falling in Love (DC, 1955 series) #20 (August 1958)
The Magic of a Kiss!  (retitled and updated)
First print
United States
Heart Throbs (DC, 1957 series) #134 (October 1971)
Woman Hater!

Synopsis

Wendy tries to break through the distant and rude attitude of the handsome Rolfe.

Notes

Originally titled 'The Magic of a Kiss!' Art Saaf's son Steve Saaf reported that he has a pay invoice for his father retouching this story.

Show/hide 12. Look for These Exciting Comics [Lois Lane] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page
Show/hide 13. Look for These Exciting Comics [Super Adventure] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Look for these exciting comics at your favourite bookstall. Action-Fun-Excitement"

Details

Printed
1973
Genre
Superhero; War; Western
More...
Look for These Exciting Comics [Super Adventure]

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  • Anthony Gillies

AusReprints ID

  • 41544

Entry created

  • 26/06/2015

Cover added

  • 26/06/2015

Last updated

  • 20/05/2022