Art by Alice Kirkpatrick from the story “Claimed by the Past” in CINDERELLA LOVE #11, 1952.
SCENE: Man in a tuxedo helping a woman on with her wrap or coat.
WOMAN: Being rich is so much fun! I wonder why anyone chooses to be poor!
MAN: It's a mystery!
1952 Art: Alice Kirkpatrick Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Art by John Tartaglione from the story “To Stella With Love” from FIRST KISS #3, 1958.
WOMAN: B-B-But...credit cards are my friends! Why would they want to hurt me?
1958 Art: John Tartaglione Color: Allen Freeman
Art by Vince Colletta Studio from the story “The Gay Deception” in FIRST KISS #8, 1959.
MAN (to woman as he looks down on her. He's holding her chin in his hand. She looks up at him.): I want true love! A soul mate! Someone just like you…only richer!
1959 Art: Vince Colletta Studio Color: Allen Freeman
Meanwhile, back in 1958…
See the original 1958 art and dialogue for today’s Last Kiss webcomic here.
SCENE: Smiling man in background is talking to a skeptical woman in the foreground.
MAN: Don’t think of me as old! Think of me as rich!
Art: Vince Colletta Studio Re-ink & Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
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Below is the original 1960s romance comic art—which asks the eternal question: Do you have enough fun in your life?
No? Then maybe you should become a party girl…like Sherry!
SCENE: Woman talking to a man.
WOMAN: I’m very open minded! I don’t care if a man is a billionaire…or just a millionaire!
Art by Vince Colletta Studio