Young Romance #165

DC Comics

United States

Published
April-May 1970
Page count
36
Cover price
0.15 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/23429

Credits

Editing
Joe Orlando

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Second Choice, First Love Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Ric Estrada ?
Bill Draut ?
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Love Song Romances (Murray, 1978 series) #91 ([November 1980?])
Untitled

Notes

Robin Snyder stated that this cover was drawn by Bill Draut. Nick Caputo agrees that it may be Draut.

Show/hide 1. Second Choice, First Love! (Laura Penn, Your Romance Reporter) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Laura Penn, Your Romance Reporter
Genre
Romance
Code
J-225

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Love Song Romances (Murray, 1978 series) #91 ([November 1980?])
Second Choice, First Love

Notes

Story is introduced by "Laura Penn, Romance Reporter" (fictional writer of the advice column) explaining that starting with this issue select stories written to Young Romance will be dramatized in comic book form.

Show/hide 2. Any Man's Equal! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
J-442

Credits

Script
Jack Oleck
Art
Lee Elias
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #84 ([April 1971])
Any Man's Equal
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Laura Penn...Your Romance Reporter) Letters page, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Laura Penn...Your Romance Reporter
Code
J-348

Credits

Script
Carol Fein [as Laura Penn]
Pencils
Ric Estrada (illustration)
Inks
Vince Colletta (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Advice column. New image of Laura Penn taken from splash page of first story.

Show/hide 4. Untitled Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Total distribution: 12-month average = 181,421; latest = 187,393.

Show/hide 5. Love Is a 3 Ring Circus Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Bill Draut
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Notes

Art credits per Nick Caputo.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Dates 'n' Mates) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Dates 'n' Mates
Genre
Fashion
Code
J-585

Credits

Script
Barbara Friedlander
Art
Liz Berube [as Elizabeth]
Letters
John Costanza

Notes

Previous indexer credited Ric Estrada.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 43339

Entry created

  • 30/12/2018

Index completed

  • 30/12/2018

Last updated

  • 30/12/2018