Wednesday, June 29, 2016

DARK MANSION OF FOBIDDEN LOVE "Mystery of Dead Man's Cove!"

The best "beach read" over the upcoming 4th of July weekend...
is a Gothic romance!
This never-reprinted tale from DC's short-lived gothic romance title Dark Mansion of Fobidden Love #2 (1971) was written by Mary Skrenes and illustrated by Don Heck.
Next week:
The Return of Reach for Happiness...
You'll Cry Your Eyes Out if You Miss It!
(Things are really getting juicy...)

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

WARTIME ROMANCES "Who Wants to be Good?"

We've told several tales about how military service often spells "doom" to romantic relationships...
...here's one that ends with a wedding in the near future...but with an unexpected twist!
This never-reprinted tale from St John's WarTime Romances #18 (1953) presents the, thankfully discredited, concept that a woman finishing her education and being married are incompatable!
Next week:
We haven't decided yet what it'll be, but we can guarantee that...
You'll Cry Your Eyes Out if You Miss It!
(You will! Really!)
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016

TIPPY TEEN "Make Mine Romance"

...now let's see how 1960s comics characters react to the Bard's words and concepts!
This never-reprinted tale from Tower's Tippy Teen #25 (1969) is probably based (as are many of the other Tippy tales) on stories originally written for Archie's Ginger and Candy series!
Next Week...
We don't know yet what we'll present!
But, we can guarantee that...
You'll Cry Your Eyes Out if You Miss It!
(Yeah, we say that a lot...but it's true!)
And now a word from out sponsor...

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

REACH FOR HAPPINESS Episode 19 Part 2

Returning to Hollywood, Karen discovers her late actor husband's director has secretly loved her from afar, and now wants to be with her!
Returning home in a studio limo...
Both the studio's hottest director and it's lawyer..in love with her?
BTW, did you notice both Barry the Director and Scott the Lawyer's hair color  have changed since last issue?
What next?
But that's next month!
Next Week...
We don't know yet what we'll present!
But, we can guarantee that...
You'll Cry Your Eyes Out if You Miss It!
(Yeah, we say that a lot...but it's true!)
This chapter of "Reach for Happiness" from Secret Hearts #128 (1968) was written by Jack Miller, with layouts and pencils by Jay Scott Pike, inks by George Roussos, and assists from Dick Giordano.
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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

REACH FOR HAPPINESS Episode 19

...major changes in her life had just occured, as explained below!
Can Karen find happiness in the arms of her late husband's director?
Or will someone else enter the picture?
Next Week...
The Secret Behind the Splash Page!
We can guarantee that...
You'll Cry Your Eyes Out if You Miss It!
(Yeah, we say that a lot...but it's true!)
This chapter of "Reach for Happiness" from Secret Hearts #128 (1968) was written by Jack Miller, with layouts and pencils by Jay Scott Pike, inks by George Roussos, and assists from Dick Giordano.
And now a word from out sponsor...