Life Is Short, But…

Life Is Short, But…

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story “From Out of the Past” in FIRST KISS #15, 1960.

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SCENE: Man talking to a woman.

MAN: Sure, life is short! But so is my attention span!

1950 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Figure Color: Allen Freeman

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Background Photo: Graham Holtshausen



He’ll Drink to That

He’ll Drink to That

Art by Alice Kirkpatrick from the story “Claimed by the Past” from CINDERELLA LOVE #11, 1952.

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SCENE: Man and woman having a drink of booze.

MAN: I’m drinking TO forget...that I’m drunk!

1952 Art: Alice Kirkpatrick Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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Not Just Dirty—Really Dirty!

Not Just Dirty—Really Dirty!

Art by Art Saaf & Mike Peppe from the story “Kiss and Run” in NEW ROMANCES #14, 1952.

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MAN: We can’t go out ‘cause you’re washing your hair…every night…for a year?

WOMAN: It’s really dirty!

1952 Art: Art Saaf & Mike Peppe Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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I Will Survive

I Will Survive

Ideally, to be read with this song blaring in the background: Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive.”

Art by Art Saaf & Mike Peppe from the story “Kiss and Run” in NEW ROMANCES #14, 1952.

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MAN: If I die first, could you survive with nothing…but my money and mansion?

WOMAN: Oh, God! Yes!

1952 Art: Art Saaf & Mike Peppe Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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When Politicians Get Confused

When Politicians Get Confused

Pencils by Frank Frazetta from the story “Riddle in the Sawdust” in CIRCUS COMICS #1, 1948,

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MAN (thinking): Holy crud! I’ve lost track! Did I just tell...the truth?

1948 Pencils: Frank Frazetta Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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