Other Men…or Other Women?

Yes, taken out of context, the original 1960s romance art and dialog (below) may seem really suggestive. But that’s just because you have a dirty mind.

Shame on you!

Original Vintage Art & Text

Suggestive? You bet?
Art by “Chasal” (Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani) from “My Silent Love” in First Kiss #21, July 1961. Curious to see more? Click the link to read the entire vintage comic book.

 

 

 

Transcript:

WOMAN (talking to a man): I like you! You’re not like other men! You’re more like other women!

1961 Art: Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani Character Color: Allen Freeman
Not Like Other Writers: John Lustig
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WOMAN (talking to a man): I like you! You’re not like other men! You’re more like other women!

1961 Art: Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani Character Color: Allen Freeman
Not Like Other Writers: John Lustig
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Girls Just Want to Have Fun

A new tale of love & lust from Tony Isabella & Allen Freeman!

Original Vintage Art & Text

Art by Vince Colletta from the story “The Girl Next Door” in First Kiss #3, May 1958. Charlton Comics. Curious about the original vintage comic book? Click the link to read the entire issue for free.

 

 

 

 

 

Transcript:

Scene: Two women in silhouette talking outside in the dark.

WOMAN 1: Is that you, Danny?

WOMAN 2: No, it’s me, Sandy!

WOMAN 1: Have you seen my boyfriend Danny?

WOMAN 2: Have you seen my Jimmy?

WOMAN 1: It’s so dark! They probably got lost.

WOMAN 2: Because they wouldn’t ask for directions.

WOMAN 1: *giggle* Wanna make out?

WOMAN 2: Heck, yeah!

1958 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman
Writer: Tony Isabella

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Scene: Two women in silhouette talking outside in the dark.

WOMAN 1: Is that you, Danny?

WOMAN 2: No, it’s me, Sandy!

WOMAN 1: Have you seen my boyfriend Danny?

WOMAN 2: Have you seen my Jimmy?

WOMAN 1: It’s so dark! They probably got lost.

WOMAN 2: Because they wouldn’t ask for directions.

WOMAN 1: *giggle* Wanna make out?

WOMAN 2: Heck, yeah!

1958 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman
Writer: Tony Isabella

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Releasing Her Inner Desires

A new tale of torrid lust from Tony Isabella & Diego Jourdan Pereira!

Original Vintage Art & Text

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story “Make Believe” in FIRST KISS #7, 1959. Curious about the original vintage comic? Click the link to read it for free.

 

Transcript:

SCENE: A woman in the foreground has her eyes closed as if she’s concentrating on something as a woman in the background smiles at her.

FOREGROUND WOMAN thinks: With Nancy
in this trance, I can release her inner desires…and
have my way with her!

NANCY (the woman in the background) thinks: How long must I pretend to be in this trance…before Lucy finally has her way with me?

1959 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Writer: Tony Isabella

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SCENE: A woman in the foreground has her eyes closed as if she's concentrating on something as a woman in the background smiles at her.

FOREGROUND WOMAN thinks: With Nancy
in this trance, I can release her inner desires...and
have my way with her!

NANCY (the woman in the background) thinks: How long must I pretend to be in this trance...before Lucy finally has her way with me?

1959 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Writer: Tony Isabella

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Be Glad, Not Sad

To close out Gay Pride month, here’s a new bit of whimsy from Tony Isabella & Diego Jourdan Pereira.

Original Vintage Art & Text

Art by Mike Sekowsky from the story “I Need Your Love” in New Romances #16, June 1953.

 

 

 

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Woman in the foreground looks less than pleased as a woman behind her talks. Further in the background is a man.

WOMAN IN BACKGROUND: Don’t be sad, Jackie. You’re not losing a brother. You’re gaining a sister-in-law…who also likes girls!

CAPTION: Love is love!

1953 Art: Mike Sekowsky Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Writer: Tony Isabella

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SCENE: Woman in the foreground looks less than pleased as a woman behind her talks. Further in the background is a man.

WOMAN IN BACKGROUND: Don't be sad, Jackie. You're not losing a brother. You're gaining a sister-in-law...who also likes girls!

CAPTION: Love is love!

1953 Art: Mike Sekowsky Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Writer: Tony Isabella

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By and Bi

Original Vintage Art & Text

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

 

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Woman #1 is smiling as she gets kissed on the cheek by Woman #2.

WOMAN #1 (singing): I get bi…with a little help from my friends!

1965 Art: Vince Colletta Studio
New Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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SCENE: Woman #1 is smiling as she gets kissed on the cheek by Woman #2.

WOMAN #1 (singing): I get bi...with a little help from my friends!

1965 Art: Vince Colletta Studio
New Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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