Mother’s Day? It’s So Unfair!

Happy Mother’s Day!

Artist unknown. From the story “Mary Spratchet” from CRIMES BY WOMEN #5, 1949.

 

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Older woman talking is holding a copy of Maternal News newspaper as she talks to someone off panel.

WOMAN: Hey, it’s Mother’s Day!

VOICE FROM OFF PANEL: And you’re just reminding
me…now? Thanks a lot, Mom!

1949 Artist Unknown Restoration: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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SCENE: Older woman talking is holding a copy of Maternal News newspaper as she talks to someone off panel.

WOMAN: Hey, it’s Mother’s Day!

VOICE FROM OFF PANEL: And you’re just reminding
me...now? Thanks a lot, Mom!

1949 Artist Unknown Restoration: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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Mom Loves You

Happy Mother’s Day! (Well, almost Mother’s Day.)

Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story “Hope Never Dies” in FIRST KISS #29, 1962.

 

 

Transcript:

Scene: Smiling young woman holding up a happy baby.

WOMAN: You’re perfect!

BABY (thinking): I know!

1962 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

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Scene: Smiling young woman holding up a happy baby.

WOMAN: You're perfect!

BABY (thinking): I know!

1962 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman

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Fond of Mom

Happy International Women’s Day!

Inks by Dick Giordano from the story “Heartbreaker” in FIRST KISS #12, 1960.

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Man and woman talking in a car parked in the woods.

MAN: Sure! I like women! There’s, uh…Mom! She’s a woman…I think!

1960 Inks: Dick Giordano Color: Allen Freeman

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SCENE: Man and woman talking in a car parked in the woods.

MAN: Sure! I like women! There’s, uh…Mom! She’s a woman...I think!

1960 Inks: Dick Giordano Color: Allen Freeman

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Labor Day of Love

Happy Labor Day!

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

Read the entire original story “Condemned” for free here on ComicBookPlus.com

 

 

Transcript:

SCENE: In background is a mom in bed. In the foreground is a female nurse holding a newborn baby. The nurse is wearing a surgical gown and surgical mask.

MOM: So I said, “Let’s plan something different for Labor Day!” And nine months later…

BABY (thinking):I’m a labor of love!

1965 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman
Art Code: FK40.3.2.4

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SCENE: In background is a mom in bed. In the foreground is a female nurse holding a newborn baby. The nurse is wearing a surgical gown and surgical mask.

MOM: So I said, “Let’s plan something different for Labor Day!” And nine months later…

BABY (thinking):I'm a labor of love!

1965 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman
Art Code: FK40.3.2.4


Today's Last Kiss

Surprise! I’ve Learned to Knit!

Today's Last Kiss

Happy Mother’s Day!

Vintage art.

Art possibly by Dick Giordano & Jon D’Agostino. From Secrets of Young Brides #8, April 1958.

 

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Man dropping his newspaper and briefcase in surprise as he sees a young woman—presumably his wife—knitting a baby’s bootie. Nearby on a table is a book: Baby Care.

MAN: D-D-Does this mean…?

WOMAN: Yes! We’re having a baby! It might even be yours!

1958 Art: Possibly by Dick Giordano & Jon D’Agostino
Happy Mother’s Day!
Secrets of Young Brides #8

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SCENE: Man dropping his newspaper and briefcase in surprise as he sees a young woman---presumably his wife---knitting a baby's bootie. Nearby on a table is a book: Baby Care.

MAN: D-D-Does this mean...?

WOMAN: Yes! We're having a baby! It might even be yours!

1958 Art: Possibly by Dick Giordano & Jon D'Agostino
Happy Mother’s Day!
Secrets of Young Brides #8