Married? Me?

Artist unknown. From the cover of Romance Stories of True Love #52, 1958. Click image to enlarge.

 

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SCENE: In the foreground, woman and man smiling and flirting at the beach. In the background is a frowning woman in a hat.

WOMAN IN FOREGROUND: You’re married? Are you sure?

MAN: Not anymore!

1958 Artist Unknown       Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

Art Codes: DJP.lk435   RomanceStoriesOfTrueLove52

John Lustig’s Last Kiss
©2018 Last Kiss Inc

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Transcription:

SCENE: In the foreground, woman and man smiling and flirting at the beach. In the background is a frowning woman in a hat.

WOMAN IN FOREGROUND: You’re married? Are you sure?

MAN: Not anymore!

1958 Artist Unknown Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

Art Codes: DJP.lk435 RomanceStoriesOfTrueLove52

John Lustig’s Last Kiss
©2018 Last Kiss Inc

Dirty? Disgusting? Not us!

Art by Dick Giordano from the cover of FIRST KISS #40, 1965.

Art by Dick Giordano from the cover of FIRST KISS #40, 1965.

Transcript:

SCENE: A man and woman in bathing suits sitting on the beach. She’s crying.

MAN: But, darling, it’s only dirty and disgusting when other people do it!

1965 Art: Dick Giordano Color: Allen Freeman

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SCENE: A man and woman in bathing suits sitting on the beach. She's crying.

MAN: But, darling, it’s only dirty and disgusting when other people do it!

1965 Art: Dick Giordano Color: Allen Freeman

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Wild Beach Women

Art by Luis Dominguez from the story "Reckless Romance" in FIRST KISS #30, 1963.

Art by Luis Dominguez from the story “Reckless Romance” in FIRST KISS #30, 1963.

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SCENE: A young blonde woman is talking to a young man on the beach. In the background, another woman is walking away.

YOUNG BLONDE WOMAN: Those wild women your mom warned you about? They’re all me!

1963 Art: Luis Dominguez Color: Allen Freeman

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SCENE: A young blonde woman is talking to a young man on the beach. In the background, another woman is walking away.

YOUNG BLONDE WOMAN: Those wild women your mom warned you about? They’re all me!

1963 Art: Luis Dominguez Color: Allen Freeman

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The Adventures of Low Self-Esteem Girl

Below is the final issue of the First Kiss comic book series—the title that I bought from Charlton Comics back in the late 1980s. Oddly enough, back in  2001, I used this the last First Kiss cover as the basis of my first Last Kiss cover. (See below.)

Art by Dick Giordano, cover of First Kiss #40, 1965.

Art by Dick Giordano, cover of First Kiss #40, 1965.

Cover of Last Kiss #1, 2001. Out of print.

Cover of Last Kiss #1, 2001. Out of print.

 

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SCENE: Man and woman on a beach, sitting on a blanket. Woman is crying as the man talks.

MAN: I’ll see you next summer…if I don’t meet someone better!

WOMAN (thinking): Thank God! I was afraid he didn’t like me!

Art: Dick Giordano Color: Allen Freeman

©2013 Last Kiss Inc

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Now We’re Cooking

HER: Marshmallows are like men! I can eat the hot ones all day!

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from First Kiss #34, 1963.

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from First Kiss #34, 1963.

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SCENE: Young woman and man at the beach are about to eat toasted marshmallows on sticks that they've roasted over a fire.

WOMAN: See! I told you I can cook!

Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman
©Last Kiss Inc. 2013
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