Girls' Romances #137

DC Comics

United States

Published
December 1968
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
DC: Superman National Comics
 
DC: Superman National Comics
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/22417

Credits

Editing
Jack Miller, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Wrong Boy! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Dick Giordano, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Show/hide 1. I Couldn't Trust Him! (I Confess) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
I Confess
Genre
Romance
Characters
Gail; Peter

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Tony Abruzzo, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp , letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #70 ([December 1968?])
I Couldn't Trust Him
 
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #113 (December 1974-January 1975)
Someday He'll Be Jealous, Too!
 
Australia
Falling in Love Romances (KG Murray, 1976 series) #90 ([April 1977?])
Someday He'll Be Jealous, Too!
Printed in
Magic Moment Romances (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #70 ([December 1968] ?)

Synopsis

Gail tries to make her boyfriend Peter jealous by flirting with Don, but everything goes wrong when Don is in a bad car accident.

Notes

Second episode of "I Confess." Gail was called Lisa in the previous installment in Heart Throbs (DC, 1957 series) #117 (December 1968-January 1969) and in the next installment in Girls' Love Stories (DC, 1949 series) #141 (February 1969).

Reprint retitled: "Someday He'll Be Jealous, Too!"

Show/hide 2. Substitute for Love! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Romita, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Phyllis Reed, original editor

Reprint history

From GCD
Original
Falling in Love (DC, 1955 series) #53 (September 1962)

Synopsis

Susan loves Don from afar, knowing that his girlfriend Vicky doesn't really love him.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Mad Mad Modes for Moderns) Illustration, 2 pages

"Foul weather means fun furs..."

Featuring

Feature
Mad Mad Modes for Moderns
Genre
Fashion

Credits

Writing
Barbara Friedlander , scripter
Art
Jay Scott Pike, line art
 
Jay Scott Pike, penciller [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Heart to Heart Romance Library (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #151 ([April 1971?])
Mad Mad Modes for Moderns
 
Australia
Heart to Heart Romance Library (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #154 ([July 1971?])
Mad Mad Modes for Moderns
Show/hide 4. The Wrong Boy! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Tony Abruzzo, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ray Holloway, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Young Romance (DC, 1963 series) #199 (May-June 1974)
 
Romantic (Arédit-Artima, 1960 series) #53 (janvier 1973)
From GCD

Synopsis

Lita enlists the help of her pal Les to make the guy she really wants jealous.

Notes

reprint is retitled: "Make Love to His Friend"

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Julia Roberts, Romance Counselor) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Julia Roberts, Romance Counselor

Credits

Writing
, scripter [as Julia Roberts]
Art
Bob Oksner, penciller (logo illustration)
 
, inker (logo illustration)
Colours
, colourist (logo illustration)
Text
, typeset

Notes

advice column

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Mad Mad Modes for Moderns) Illustration, 2 pages
Show/hide 7. Untitled Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"In DC's incomparable romance lineup..."

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
 
Ira Schnapp, letterer (logos)

Notes

house ad for the serials running in Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series); Heart Throbs (DC, 1957 series); and Young Love (DC, 1963 series)


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 43299

Index completed

  • 08/05/2022

Last updated

  • 08/05/2022