Secret Hearts #50

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14683

Credits

Editing
Phyllis Reed, editor [attributed]

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover My Unknown Rival! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Sy Barry, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Notes

Cover art taken from splash page of the last story in this issue. Pencils previously credited to Bernard Sachs.

Show/hide 1. Contents Table of contents, 1 page

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

inside front cover

Show/hide 2. Letter to Laura! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Art Peddy, penciller [as Arthur Peddy]
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Synopsis

Jane falls in love with her boss, but only she knows that he has been separated from his former love Laura because of a misdirected letter.

Notes

Pencils previously credited to Bernard Sachs.

Show/hide 3. Change of Heart! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Forte, penciller
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Synopsis

Jill is shocked when her younger sister Mandy falls in love with the younger brother of Jill's former love. She is sure that the boy will break Mandy's heart as his brother broke hers.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ann Martin, Counselor-at-Love

Credits

Writing
, scripter [as Ann Martin]
Art
, penciller (logo illustration)
 
, inker (logo illustration)
Colours
, colourist (logo illustration)
Text
, typeset

Notes

Advice Column

Show/hide 5. Old Love, New Love! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Synopsis

Claire nearly drives her boyfriend Simon away but realizes her mistake in time and vows to change her ways.

Show/hide 6. My Unknown Rival! Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Sy Barry, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Synopsis

When Elaine falls for her boss Roger she pushes him to be more ambitious, but then she fears that he doesn't appreciate her hard work and may prefer a different kind of girl.

Notes

Splash art also used for cover. Pencils previously credited to Berna Sachs.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Oddities in Romance) Cartoon, 1 page

"In the Fiji Islands, and among other primitive people.."

Featuring

Feature
Oddities in Romance
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Mort Drucker, line art
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Original
Secret Hearts (DC, 1949 series) #20 (February-March 1954)

Notes

inside back cover

Show/hide 8. A Moment of Love Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Notes

back cover; house ad for the DC line of romance comics


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 76337

Entry created

  • 20/05/2022

Index completed

  • 20/05/2022

Last updated

  • 20/05/2022