Published by Charlton Comics, Teen Confessions ran from 1959 to 1976. Over the course of 166 issues, it presented stories of teenagers in love, with all of the heartbreak and hard lessons that go along with it. Today, the series is best remembered for its cover, which were both romantic and campy.
There are plenty of issues of Teen Confessions for sale online. Just be careful when you do a google search for Teen Confessions. Some of the results are definitely not going to be something that you’re going to want to click on.
Here are a few of the romantic and heartbreaking covers of Teen Confessions!
Why are men with only one eye so sexy? Who knows? There’s just something about a strong, virile man with perfect hair and an eye patch.
This is the origin story of the love child.
More importantly, the author signed their work on this cover but I can’t make out the name. Can anyone else? I always want to give credit where credit is due and it’s rare that an artist actually got to sign their work. The first letter appears to be an L.
Is that a safe place to carry a knife?
by Gloria Stoll Karn
This is from 1946. I was so busy admiring the shoes that I nearly didn’t see the face.
by Peter Driben
The cat does not look enthusiastic about making her cover debut.
by Owen Kampen
Life on the farm never changes.