Romance Library #13 First Love

Published
August 1952
Page count
32
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Art
Jayar Studios, artist [credited]

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover I Was a Tomboy! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Notes

The cover of this issue is loosely based on a panel on page 5 of 'I Was a Tomboy!'

Show/hide 1. I Was a Tomboy! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Nan Shelby [also as Tomboy]; Bill Woods; Gary Barlow; Uncle Jim; Barbara Hollis

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Al Grenet, original Editor [as Alfred Grenet]
 
Richard Arnold, original Associate Editor
Management
Busy Arnold, original General Manager [as Everett M. Arnold]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Heart Throbs (Quality, 1949 series) #10 (April 1952)
I Was a Tomboy!
Show/hide 2. Guilt! (A True Life Story) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
A True Life Story
Genre
Romance
Code
5701

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Gene Colan, line art
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee , original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Our Love (Marvel, 1949 series) #1 (September 1949)
Guilt!
Show/hide 3. You Can't Hide Romance! (A True Life Story) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 4. Love Lessons [Don't Miss Out] (Love Lessons) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Don't miss out on this grand new romance magazine and watch out for these other great titles now on sale…"

Details

Printed
1955? to 1955
Genre
Romance
More...
Love Lessons [Don't Miss Out]
Show/hide 5. My Dreadful Decision! (A True Life Story) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
A True Life Story
Genre
Romance
Code
5114

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Tales (Marvel, 1949 series) #36 (May 1949)
My Dreadful Decision!

Notes

The 'First Love' masthead for this issue is based on the US series First Love Illustrated (Harvey, 1949 series).

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Anthony Gillies

AusReprints ID

  • 62928

Entry created

Cover added

Index completed

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