Miss America v3 4 Cover Image
Issue Information
Cover Date
February 1946
 
 
Cover Credits
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Stories
  Job
Number
Title Pages Credits
  - Hollywood's Younger Set

Notes: Text column featuring news and gossip about various actors and actresses. Features photos of actors Jane Powell (b. 1929), Roddy McDowell (1928-1998), Joan Leslie (b. 1925), Robert Hutton (1920-1994), Richard Erdman (b. 1925), and Martha Vickers (1925-1971).
2 pg text May Mann script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  - -

Notes: Martin Goodman, publisher
Bessie H. Little, Editor
Melvin D. Blum, Art Director
Jean Goodman, Supervising Editor
Ethel Baller
Aileen Fogarty
Joan List
Annette Blackman, Editorial Assistants
Edith Balfour Dunn, Merchandising Editor
May Mann, Hollywood Representative
Pauline O’Sullivan, Fashion Editor.
1 pg contents
Contributors:
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  - The Cold, Cold Facts

Notes: text column on preventing and treating colds
2 pg article John F Oliven, M.D script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  - Game of Hearts

Notes: text story about a ping-pong game between the boy and girl champions; she has a crush on him
3 pg illustrated story Karen Van Liseel script signed
James Billmeyer pencils signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - New Year - New You

Notes: fashion photos
2 pg fashion page
  - Cold Comfort

Notes: more fashion photos
2 pg fashion page
  - Going Formal

Notes: text article on getting reading for a formal dance
2 pg illustrated story Nancy Lake script signed
Gerrick pencils signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - Girl Meets Girl

Notes: Interview by a 14-year-old "reporter" of actress Peggy Ann Garner (1932-1984), then starring in Home, Sweet Homicide (20th Century-Fox Film Corp., 1946)..
3 pg article Sandra Marks script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  - Give The Gang a Party

Notes: text article on throwing a party
3 pg illustrated story Ruth Baller script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - Footlight Fun

Notes: text article on school theater
3 pg illustrated story Julie Easton script signed
Miltion pencils signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - Jam Session

Notes: Text column on the latest pop tunes and performers. Features photos of Kay Starr (b. 1922), Artie Shaw (1910-2004), and Vaughan Monroe (1911-1973).
2 pg article Pat Parks script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - Pen Pals

Notes: list of girls looking for pen pals
- pg art
  - Dear Betty Ann

Notes: - girl writes to her friend about a note she found in a desk promising movie stardom to whoever finds it
2 pg text Victoria Allen Dunford script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - -
·Patsy Walker starring

Notes: Patsy and Nancy get on a diet and exercise kick
8 pg art Ruth Atkinson pencils attributed

Contributors:
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  - You Whip Me To A Frill

Notes: - text fiction
- “Teen-Age Story Contest Winner”
- with unsigned illustrations
4 pg illustrated story
  - Betty Blair

Notes: girl reporter helps veteran get his job back
6 pg art Ruth Atkinson pencils attributed

Contributors:
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  - Happy New Year!

Notes: Subscription coupon.
1 pg house ad
Contributors:
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  - For Girls Only 2 pg letters page Laraine Day script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - Rhumba on the Square 3 pg illustrated story Bunny Kerman script signed
Louise Altson pencils signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - Sister Act

Notes: text feature on being a younger sister
3 pg text Gladys Steiner script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - Self-Conscious Sue

Notes: text feature on being self-conscious
2 pg text Stuart Roberts script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
  - Hello, Girls

Notes: - a note from the supervising editor
- says previously-announced larger size is months away due to the printer being unable to handle it
- claims print run of over a million copies. "Because of a printers' strike, now fully settled, we were forced to combine the December-January issues. Last month, I told you to watch for the larger size February Miss America; now I must tell you it will be several months before we can change our appearance. The printer, at the present, is unable to handle the large size ..."
- pg editorial Jean Goodman script signed

Contributors:
Tony Isabella: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  - Miss America Speaks 2 pg letters page
  - Are You a Double of Diana Lynn?

Notes: "This is Contest No. 1 of a series of 'Are You a Double?'". Seeking girls who resemble actress Diana Lynn (1926-1971).
1 pg contents
Contributors:
Tom Lammers: Story Information