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Soap Opera Romances (1982) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Soap Opera Romances (1982) 1

    "Scratch of Death" Pencils by Charles Nicholas. Betsy realizes that Jeff Wilson's strange behavior is caused by rabies which he contracted from his daughter's dog. Reprinted from Nurse Betsy Crane #13 "Nursing - A Career" Pencils by Charles Nicholas. Description of the nursing profession and the different kinds of nurses."Lady In Distress" strip. Cover inks by Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #2
    Soap Opera Romances (1982) 2

    Rebound, inks by Dick Giordano; Scott and Betsy attend a wedding where she learns that he is in love with Robin, the bride, but waited too long to ask her to marry him; Later, Scott and Betsy go on an overseas assignment to bring medical care to the country of Mussar, and they fall in love, but Betsy won't marry him because she knows he is still in love with Robin, whose new husband has just died. Fight for Sight; Betsy helps Bob, the boyfriend of her friend Lori, seek treatment when he starts losing his eyesight, but since he wants to keep his condition a secret from Lori, Lori jumps to the conclusion that Bob and Betsy have fallen in love. The First Time; Madge believes that her marriage to Harold is over but it turns out that it's only their first quarrel since the wedding. Destination Paradise, art by Mike Vosburg. Stories reprinted from Nurse Betsy Crane and My Only Love. 36 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #3
    Soap Opera Romances (1982) 3

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. The Dark Closet, pencils by Charles Nicholas, inks by Vince Colletta; Betsy's patient is a controlling woman who fakes illness to keep her son from marrying. Please, Let Me Go, art by Pete Morisi. Happy Birthday. Stories reprinted from Nurse Betsy Crane and Romantic Story. 36 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #4
    Soap Opera Romances (1982) 4

    Cover inks by Vince Colletta. Medals Are for Heroes, inks by Vince Colletta; Betsy leads a group of nurses to help during a flood, but she is not impressed with Corporal Kalin, a former war hero whose brash attitude she finds annoying; Working together to help flood victims, they eventually come to an understanding. The End of Love; Helen is crushed when her boyfriend Phil sends his friend Cal to break up with her, unable to face her himself; Time passes and eventually Helen and Cal become involved. Stories reprinted from Nurse Betsy Crane and Love Diary. 36 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #5
    Soap Opera Romances (1982) 5

    Cover pencils by Charles Nicholas, inks by Vince Alascia. Memories of the Past; Betsy is shocked to learn that a former boyfriend has been admitted to the hospital needing a serious operation, but she puts her feelings aside to take on his case. Mad for Mod, pencils by Charles Nicholas, inks by Vince Alascia. Never Again, pencils by Charles Nicholas, inks by Vince Alascia. Stories reprinted from Nurse Betsy Crane and Love Diary. 36 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.