Falling in Love #136

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1972
Page count
36
Cover price
0.20 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/96062

Credits

Editing
Dorothy Woolfolk, editor
 
Deborah Anderson, Assistant Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Please Try to Love Me! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-928

Credits

Art
Jay Scott Pike, line art
Text
Gaspar Saladino , letterer
Show/hide 1. The Other Side of Love Unknown, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-990

Credits

Art
Werner Roth, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Love Song Romances (Murray, 1977 series) #92 ([February 1981?])
Untitled
 (Page 1)
 
Australia
Love Song Romances (Murray, 1977 series) #92 ([February 1981?])
The Other Side of Love

Synopsis

Inga begs her boyfriend Dan to give up his dangerous job building skyscrapers, but he refuses until a good friend of his is injured on the job and he finally understands her fear.

Notes

Roth credits per Nick Caputo, Apr 2012. Previous indexer listed George Tuska as possible penciller.

Show/hide 2. Final Winners!!! (The Woman I Want to Be) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Woman I Want to Be

Credits

Art
, penciller (illustration)
 
, inker (illustration)
Colours
, colourist (illustration)
Text
, typeset

Notes

winning entry from Frieda Margolin of Bayside, New York

Show/hide 3. The Funniest Team of Laff-Getters in the World (Laurel and Hardy) Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Laurel and Hardy
Genre
Humor

Credits

Art
Henry Scarpelli, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

house ad for Laurel and Hardy Digest #1, which was never published, according to The Comic Reader #89 (September 1972)

Show/hide 4. The Original Ape-Man Shouts a Challenge! (Tarzan) Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tarzan
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Art
Joe Kubert, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

house ad for Tarzan Digest (DC, 1972 series) #1

Show/hide 5. Deception Unknown, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-615

Credits

Art
John Rosenberger , penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer

Synopsis

Carl buys his fiancee Ruth a cheap imitation engagement ring, then feels guilty all during the first year of their marriage. But when he finally saves enough money to buy a real diamond, Ruth has a surprise of her own.

Notes

Previous indexer had Win Mortimer listed as possible penciller, but Nick Caputo sees no sign of his style in the story.

Show/hide 6. How to Steer Clear of the Wrong Boys Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Code
D-972

Credits

Art
, penciller (illustration)
 
, inker (illustration)
Colours
, colourist (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 7. Please Try to Love Me! Unknown, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
D-951

Credits

Art
Werner Roth, penciller
Text
Milt Snapinn , letterer

Synopsis

When Ricky tells Lana he doesn't want to marry her, she vows to change whatever she has to change about herself to make him change his mind.

Notes

Original title: "Please -- Try, Try, Try to Love Me!" Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details. Roth credit per Nick Caputo.

Show/hide 8. Join the Battle! Marc Tells the Girls Off Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
, line art (illustration)
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
, typeset

Notes

house ad for Young Love (DC, 1963 series)

Show/hide 9. Remember... Love Is What It's All About! Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Text
, typeset

Notes

house ad for the DC romance line of comics (Young Love, Falling in Love, Girls' Love Stories, Heart Throbs, Young Romance)

Show/hide 10. Untitled (To You -- from Carol Andrews) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
To You -- from Carol Andrews
Code
D-1053

Credits

Writing
Carol Fein , scripter [as Carol Andrews]
Art
Jay Scott Pike, penciller (logo illustration)
 
Jay Scott Pike , inker (logo illustration)
Colours
, colourist (logo illustration)
Text
, typeset

Notes

advice column


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 4825

Entry created

  • 02/07/2016

Cover added

  • 02/07/2016

Index completed

  • 02/07/2016