Tips to Allure - Footnotes to Beauty

Trying to get your feet in shape for those fashionable summer sandals? Need some tips? Look no further than Falling in Love #122 (April 1971) for advice!

  Falling in Love  #122 (April 1971)

DC romance comics often resembled teen magazines in that they featured sections with beauty and diet suggestions. The commentary was usually pretty standard common-knowledge type stuff accentuated by “hip” language and minimal illustrations.

  Falling in Love  #122 (April 1971)

Besides creating a multi-layered experience for readers, these sections most likely were used to fulfill postal regulations that required one to two text pages in order to constitute a periodical.