Artist unknown. From the story “Infatuation” in FIRST KISS #4, 1958.
SCENE: Woman reading a book or a comic book.
WOMAN: I’m shocked by the amount of sex in this comic! I was hoping for more!
1958 Artist Unknown Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Inks by Dick Giordano from the story “Who Hooked Who” in FIRST KISS #3, 1958.
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SCENE: Man and woman kissing.
WOMAN (thinking): So it’s true! Men are good…for something!
1958 Inks: Dick Giordano Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Artist unknown (although I suspect Vince Colletta may have had a hand in this.) From the story “The Love that Failed” in FIRST KISS #25, 1962.
MAN (at restaurant ordering from a menu): I'll take
the Passion Plate Special! Hold the matrimony!
WAITRESS: Do you want kinky or regular sex with that?
1962 Artist Unknown Color: ALLEN FREEMAN
Art by John Tartaglione from the story “My Confidence Man” in FIRST KISS #5, 1958. Click image to enlarge.
MAN: I’m short!
WOMAN: Tall enough for me!
MAN: I’m short on money too!
WOMAN: I have enough for both of us!
MAN: I’m also short in, uh...other ways!
WOMAN: Not enough you? Some women don’t care!
WOMAN: I hope you meet one of ‘em!
1958 Art: John Tartaglione Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Artist unknown. From the story “Kidnapped Kisses” in FIRST KISS #31, 1963. Click image to enlarge.
Happy Labor Day! And many thanks to my pal Mike Pascale for this labor of fun!
SCENE: Man and woman kissing and embracing.
MAN: Sex on labor day? Sure!
WOMAN: it’ll be a labor of love!
1963 Artist Unknown Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Dialogue by Hard-Working Mike Pascale