Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia from the story “Coffee and…a Kiss, Darling!” in FIRST KISS #8, 1959.
SCENE: Someone tries to hand a young woman a pastry.
CAPTION: The Super Model Diet!
WOMAN: No, thanks! I ate last year and I’m still full!
1959 Art: Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia Color: Allen Freeman
Art by L.B. Cole from the cover of POPULAR TEEN-AGERS LOVE #14, 1952.
SCENE: Man and woman embracing inside an enormous (symbolic) engagement ring.
MAN: Will you…?
WOMAN: Yes! Oh, god…yes!
1952 Art: L.B. Cole Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Art by Alberta Tewks from the story “Love Lessons” in ALL TRUE ROMANCE #18, 1954. Click image to enlarge.
SCENE: Woman combing her hair and holding a mirror.
WOMAN: Thanks for loaning me your new dress and new shoes! Any chance you have a new husband too?
1954 Art: Alberta Tewks Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Art by the Vince Colletta Studio from the story “Kid Sister Blues” in FIRST KISS #31, 1963.
SCENE: Young woman eating a carrot as she talks to her mom.
YOUNG WOMAN: Mom, a boy kissed me today!
MOM: Did you kiss him back?
YOUNG WOMAN: Well, it seemed rude not to…after I slept with him!
1963 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Foreground Color: Allen Freeman
Art by Vince Colletta from the story “Involuntary Bride” in FIRST KISS #40, 1965.
SCENE: Smiling woman hugging another smiling woman.
WOMAN: Good news! From now on I’m gay…even when
my parents are in town!
1965 Art: Vince Colletta Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira