The history of one company’s romance comics and their publisher Archer St. John. It includes a short biography and interviews with the company’s editors and artists. St. John’s good reputation as a publisher attracted many of the top artists of the day, including Joe Kubert, Leonard Starr, and George Tuska. Benson provides an engaging account of Archer St. John, (once kidnapped by Al Capone) and his distinctive comics. Confessions is lavishly illustrated with examples of the comics and includes rare visuals from the period.