Birthday Surprise

Vintage Art & Text:

Art by Dick Giordano from the story “My Secret” in FIRST KISS #27, 1962.

 

 

 

Transcript:

SCENE: A man and woman are dancing. The woman leans into him and smiles.

WOMAN: Silly me! I thought you forgot my birthday!

MAN (thinking): Her
Birthday? Oh…crud! Now she’ll expect me to pay for dinner!

1962 Art: Dick Giordano Foreground Color: Allen Freeman
Everything Else: John Lustig

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SCENE: A man and woman are dancing. The woman leans into him and smiles.

WOMAN: Silly me! I thought you forgot my birthday!

MAN (thinking): Her
Birthday? Oh…crud! Now she’ll expect me to pay for dinner!

1962 Art: Dick Giordano Foreground Color: Allen Freeman
Everything Else: John Lustig

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Birthday Gift

Happy Birthday to…me! (And all the other January 25th babies!)

Artist unknown. Art from the story “The Love that Failed” in FIRST KISS #25, 1962.

 

 

Transcript:

WOMAN (thinking): Hmm! What can I get him for his birthday? It can’t be sex! We did that last year!

1962 Artist Unknown Foreground Color: Allen Freeman

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WOMAN (thinking): Hmm! What can I get him for his birthday? It can't be sex! We did that last year!

1962 Artist Unknown Foreground Color: Allen Freeman

Artist unknown. Art from the story "The Love that Failed" in FIRST KISS #25, 1962.

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Birthday Sex

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story “Love Comics Later” in First Kiss #15, July 1960.

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Man and woman kissing and making out in the foreground. In the background is a much older woman and a piano.

YOUNGER WOMAN: Sex! Just what I wanted for my birthday!

OLDER WOMAN: Lucky me! It’s my birthday too!

1960 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

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SCENE: Man and woman kissing and making out in the foreground. In the background is a much older woman and a piano.

YOUNGER WOMAN: Sex! Just what I wanted for my birthday!

OLDER WOMAN: Lucky me! It’s my birthday too!

1960 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

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Order the Lobster

Art by Bill Ward in the story “Rapture at Homecoming Time” in DIARY LOVES #8, 1951.

 

Transcript:

MAN: Since it’s your birthday, I’ll pay for dinner…even if we don’t have sex!

WOMAN IN COCKTAIL DRESS (thinking): Yeah! Like that’ll happen!

1951 Art: Bill Ward Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

Art Code: DJP.lk189

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MAN: Since it’s your birthday, I’ll pay for dinner...even if we don’t have sex!

WOMAN IN COCKTAIL DRESS (thinking): Yeah! Like that’ll happen!

1951 Art: Bill Ward Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

Art Code: DJP.lk189

My Secret? I’m a Liar!

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story "Surprise Party" in FIRST KISS #40, 1965.

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story “Surprise Party” in FIRST KISS #40, 1965.

 
Transcript:

SCENE: Adult birthday party with a birthday cake and people celebrating as a woman in the foreground kisses a smiling man.

WOMAN: Wow! How did you keep this a secret?

MAN: I’m really good at lying to you!

ANOTHER WOMAN AT THE PARTY: GEE! I wish someone would lie to me!

1965 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

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SCENE: Adult birthday party with a birthday cake and people celebrating as a woman in the foreground kisses a smiling man.

WOMAN: Wow! How did you keep this a secret?

MAN: I’m really good at lying to you!

ANOTHER WOMAN AT THE PARTY: GEE! I wish someone would lie to me!

1965 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

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