Hounded

Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia from the story “Take Me Back” in First Kiss #38, July 1964.

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Man clutching a woman who doesn’t look happy with him.

MAN: I need love!

WOMAN: Buy a dog!

1964 Art: Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia Color: Allen Freeman

38.3.5.4

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SCENE: Man clutching a woman who doesn't look happy with him.

MAN: I need love!

WOMAN: Buy a dog!

1964 Art: Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia Color: Allen Freeman

38.3.5.4

Mr. Not Quite Right

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story “Girl Meets Boy!” in FIRST KISS #11, Nov. 1959.

 

Transcript:

CAPTION: Ladies, what if Mr. Right doesn’t exist? Or he’s already married? Or he’s in Key West running a gay bar for all the other perfect guys who aren’t dating you? Well then, maybe it’s time for…Mr. Not-Quite-Right!

SCENE – PANEL 1: Man and woman kissing outside behind some bushes.

WOMAN: At first, I was only interested in the perfect man! Then, I was willing to settle for less! Actors!
lawyers! WEB CARTOONiSTS! My standards fell faster than a rock star’s attention span! Finally, I hit bottom!

SCENE – PANEL 2: Man and woman cuddling.

MAN: So, you’ll marry me?

WOMAN: Sure! HOW BAD CAN marrying A POLiTiCiAN be?

1959 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

11.1.7

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CAPTION: Ladies, what if Mr. Right doesn’t exist? Or he’s already married? Or he’s in Key West running a gay bar for all the other perfect guys who aren’t dating you? Well then, maybe it’s time for...Mr. Not-Quite-Right!

SCENE - PANEL 1: Man and woman kissing outside behind some bushes.

WOMAN: At first, I was only interested in the perfect man! Then, I was willing to settle for less! Actors!
lawyers! WEB CARTOONiSTS! My standards fell faster than a rock star’s attention span! Finally, I hit bottom!

SCENE - PANEL 2: Man and woman cuddling.

MAN: So, you’ll marry me?

WOMAN: Sure! HOW BAD CAN marrying A POLiTiCiAN be?

1959 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

11.1.7


Royal Revenge

Vintage art & text.

Art by Bill Ward from the story “The Vengeance of Love” in Diary Loves #2, 1949.

 

 

TRANSCRIPT:

WOMAN WITH LOTS OF LARGE, TIGHT CURLS IN HER PINK HAIR (thinking): They’re laughing at me now…But when these cocoons hatch…I’ll be the QUEEN of the beauty parlor!

SOUND OF LAUGHTER COMING FROM OFF PANEL: HA HA!

1949 Art: Bill Ward Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Guest Writer: Tony Isabella

DJP.LK112
Art by Bill Ward from the story “The Vengeance of Love” in Diary Loves #2, 1949.

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WOMAN WITH LOTS OF LARGE, TIGHT CURLS IN HER PINK HAIR (thinking): They’re laughing at me now...But when these cocoons hatch...I’ll be the QUEEN of the beauty parlor!

SOUND OF LAUGHTER COMING FROM OFF PANEL: HA HA!

1949 Art: Bill Ward Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Guest Writer: Tony Isabella

DJP.LK112
Art by Bill Ward from the story "The Vengeance of Love" in Diary Loves #2, 1949.

Guilty? Not Me!

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story “Girl Meets Boy!” in FIRST KISS # 11, 1959.

 

Transcript:

WOMAN: Please! don’t feel guilty!

MAN: I don’t!

WOMAN (again): Really?!! Even though it’s all your fault?

1959 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

11.1.6.4

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WOMAN: Please! don’t feel guilty!

MAN: I don’t!

WOMAN (again): Really?!! Even though it’s all your fault?

1959 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

11.1.6.4

Too Bashful to Boff

Art by Dick Giordano from the story “My Secret” in First Kiss #27, Aug. 1962.

 

Transcript:

CAPTION: Are you too timid to tango? Too prim for passion? Too bashful to boff? The Last Kiss, Total Desperation Dating Service can help!

PANEL 1 SCENE: Woman thinking.

WOMAN (thinking): Thanks to Last Kiss, I’m finally in touch with my inner bimbo!

PANEL 2 SCENE: Same young woman smiling as she talks to a guy in a letterman’s sweater as he writes in a notebook.

WOMAN: Gosh! I’ve lost my sense of shame! Wanna help me look for it?

LETTERMAN: Sure…as long as we don’t find it!

CAPTION: Last Kiss Dating! Satisfaction is guaranteed…unless you want your money back!

Classic 1962 Art: Dick Giordano Snazzy New Color: Allen Freeman

27.1.2.1-2

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CAPTION: Are you too timid to tango? Too prim for passion? Too bashful to boff? The Last Kiss, Total Desperation Dating Service can help!

PANEL 1 SCENE: Woman thinking.

WOMAN (thinking): Thanks to Last Kiss, I’m finally in touch with my inner bimbo!

PANEL 2 SCENE: Same young woman smiling as she talks to a guy in a letterman's sweater as he writes in a notebook.

WOMAN: Gosh! I’ve lost my sense of shame! Wanna help me look for it?

LETTERMAN: Sure…as long as we don’t find it!

CAPTION: Last Kiss Dating! Satisfaction is guaranteed…unless you want your money back!

Classic 1962 Art: Dick Giordano Snazzy New Color: Allen Freeman

27.1.2.1-2