Young Romance #202

DC Comics

United States

Published
November-December 1974
Page count
100?
Cover price
0.60 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/96448

Credits

Editing
Joe Simon
Allan Asherman (Assistant Editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-207

Credits

Art
various

Notes

cover illustrations taken from interior panels

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

Featuring

Code
JS-208

Credits

Art
? (illustration)
Colours
? (illustration)
Show/hide 2. With a Little Help from My Friends Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-209

Credits

Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Creig Flessel ?

Synopsis

Nick comes into the library where Sarah works every night to study but both are too shy to make the next move until Sarah's friends plot to make something happen.

Show/hide 3. All the Girls Fell in Love! Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-210

Credits

Pencils
Win Mortimer

Synopsis

Three girls try different ways of attracting Kevin, the new guy, but a chance encounter gives Phyllis the advantage.

Show/hide 4. Easier to Forget Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-212

Credits

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Jack Abel
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original story)

Synopsis

Jill breaks up with her summer boyfriend Bruce when she learns he is engaged, but finds that she can't get him out of her mind when she returns home.

Notes

Original title: "Summer Time Romance!" Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Show/hide 5. Make Him Come to You! Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-211

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Teen Confessions (Murray, 1980?) (December 1982)
Make Him Come to You

Synopsis

Sue comes up with a plan to casually meet the handsome new guy in her building.

Show/hide 6. I'll Take Care of You Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
JS-161

Credits

Editing
Jack Miller (original story)

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Young Romance (DC, 1963 series) #150 (October-November 1967)
I'll Care for You!
First print
United States
Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #111 (August-September 1974)
I'll Take Care of You
Also printed
Australia
Love Song Romances (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #78 ([August 1976?])
I'll Take Care of You

Synopsis

When Peggy, the girl Noel loves, is in an accident, he thinks it's his chance to finally make her notice him.

Notes

Original title: "I'll Care for You!" Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details. This story was also reprinted in Young Love #111 a few months earlier, perhaps due to an editorial oversight.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Paul -- the Other Side!) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Paul -- the Other Side!
Code
JS-213

Credits

Script
? [as Paul]
Letters
typeset

Notes

advice column

Show/hide 8. Marked for Life! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
B-242

Credits

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Vince Colletta
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original story)

Synopsis

Joan is embarrassed by a small mole on her cheek, but she knows she's found the right guy when he calls it a "beauty mark."

Notes

Original title: "How Can He Love Anyone Who Looks Like Me?"

Show/hide 9. Manchaser Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Inks
Bernard Sachs ?
?
Editing
? (original story)

Synopsis

Christine is determined not to fall in love while on vacation but then she meets Billy.

Notes

Original title: "Summer Heartbreak." Some re-inking to update hairstyles and other details.

Show/hide 10. Mismatch Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
B-123

Credits

Pencils
Jay Scott Pike ?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original story)

Synopsis

Cathy and Gig meet through a computer dating service and fall in love, even though the service later notifies them that a mistake was made and they are not compatible.

Notes

Original title: "The Matchmaker by Mail."

Show/hide 11. Just Another Groupie Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
B-321

Credits

Pencils
John Rosenberger ?
Inks
Vince Colletta

Reprint history

From GCD
from ? [probably retitled]

Synopsis

Corinne accepts a date with Mike, a drummer in a rock band, but she really just wants a chance to meet Danny, the lead singer.

Show/hide 12. Stray Cat Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Code
B-263

Credits

Pencils
John Rosenberger ?
Inks
Vince Colletta
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original story)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Falling in Love Romances (KG Murray, 1976 series) #90 ([April 1977?])
Stray Cat

Synopsis

Debby falls in love with Dick, a starving artist, but she is frustrated with his lack of ambition.

Notes

Original title: "A Lock on My Heart!"

Show/hide 13. Don't Treat Me Like the Others Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Jack Abel

Reprint history

From GCD
from ? [probably retitled]

Synopsis

Pat gets involved in an office romance with Wally but quickly realizes her mistake.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 91912

Cover added

  • 24/12/2014

Index completed

  • 24/12/2014

Last updated

  • 24/12/2014