Our Kids Are Fishy

Our Kids Are Fishy

Pencils by Alex Toth from the story “My Story Kisses” in BEST ROMANCE #5, 1948.

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SCENE: Woman with lightning in the background.

WOMAN: Yes, we could have five kids! But, darling, how about two...and three goldfish?

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

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Twin Sister Wedding

Twin Sister Wedding

Art by Charles Sultan & Dick Beck from the story “The Man I Want to Marry” in “BRIDES ROMANCES #22, 1956. Click image to enlarge.

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SCENE: Groom and red-headed bride.

BRIDE (thinking): The big lug! He thinks he’s marrying my twin sister! Wait’ll he finds out I don’t have one!

1956 Art: Charles Sultan & Dick Beck Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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Best Kisser!

Best Kisser!

Artist unknown. From 1954. Click image to enlarge.

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WOMAN: Good news! You’re a better kisser than your brother! And almost as good as your dad!

1954 Artist Unknown Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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Brotherly Love

Brotherly Love

Artist unknown. From CAREER GIRL ROMANCES #49, 1969.

Artist unknown. From CAREER GIRL ROMANCES #49, 1969.

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WOMAN: Relax! I didn’t kiss your brother! He kissedme! And I didn’t enjoy it that much!

1969 Artist Unknown Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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A Step Too Far?

A Step Too Far?

Art by Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani from the story "Good Ole Joe" in FIRST KISS #1, 1957.

Art by Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani from the story “Good Ole Joe” in FIRST KISS #1, 1957.

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SCENE: Older woman watching as a young man and young woman kiss.

OLDER WOMAN: Oh, good! I see you’ve met you’re new stepsister!

1957 Art: Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani Color: Allen Freeman

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