She Hit the Mother Lode

Pencils by Charles Nicholas from the story “The Necklace” in First Kiss #12, Jan. 1960.

 

Transcript: 

YOUNG MAN: “The hottie” at the bar? I can’t date her! She’s my mom!

YOUNG WOMAN: You can’t! But I can!

Color: Allen Freeman Background: Christopher Burns
1960 Pencils: Charles Nicholas

ART CODE: 12.2.6.2

↓ Transcript
YOUNG MAN: “The hottie” at the bar? I can’t date her! She’s my mom!

YOUNG WOMAN: You can’t! But I can!

Color: Allen Freeman Background: Christopher Burns
1960 Pencils: Charles Nicholas

ART CODE: 12.2.6.2



Real Woman

Artist unknown, but may be Matt Baker. From the story “Second Best Beau” in Hi-School Romance #75, Nov. 1958.

↓ Transcript
WOMAN: When we kiss, I finally feel like a real woman!

MAN: Me too!

1958 Artist unknown, but might be Matt Baker
Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

Art Code: DJP.lk470

I Don’t Want to Date Other Men

1958 Inks by Vince Colletta from the story “His Face Before Me” in Romance Stories of True Love #51. (Pencils may be by Matt Baker or Colletta.)

Scan of the original art.

Transcription:

WOMAN: Now that I know you, I don’t want to date other men!

MAN: Oh, no! I’ve turned another woman gay!

1958 Inks: Vince Colletta Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

Art Code: DJP.lk463

↓ Transcript
WOMAN: Now that I know you, I don’t want to date other men!

MAN: Oh, no! I’ve turned another woman gay!

1958 Inks: Vince Colletta Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

Art Code: DJP.lk463

Dad Knows!!!

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

 

Transcript:
SCENE: Woman puts down phone as a man watches.
WOMAN: My dad’s coming! He knows we live together! But don’t panic! I told him you’re gay!
1952 Art: Art Saaf & Mike Peppe Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Art Code: DJP.lk442

 

↓ Transcript
Transcript:
SCENE: Woman puts down phone as a man watches.
WOMAN: My dad's coming! He knows we live together! But don't panic! I told him you're gay!
1952 Art: Art Saaf & Mike Peppe Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Art Code: DJP.lk442


I Wanna Be a Macho Man

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

 

Transcript:

MAN #1 (Lighting cigarette): We can’t be gay! We’re tough, macho guys!

MAN #2 (Drinking from a cup of coffee.): Damn straight, Sweetie!

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

Art Code: 1.6.2.4

↓ Transcript
MAN #1 (Lighting cigarette): We can’t be gay! We’re tough, macho guys!

MAN #2 (Drinking from a cup of coffee.): Damn straight, Sweetie!

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

1.6.2.4

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