(January 1952)

Eastern Color, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Funnies Publications
Brand:
This Is a Famous Funnies Publication
Editing:
?; William J. Pape (president); James H. Darcey (treasurer)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyright 1951, The Eastern Color Printing Company.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Kalua (photo of Debra Paget); Andre Laurence (photo of Louis Jourdan)

Indexer Notes

From the movie "Bird of Paradise" (1951).

Debra Paget (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Kalua (photo of Debra Paget)

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.
From the movie "Bird of Paradise" (1951).

I Was a Fool (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Ulmer ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; romance
Characters:
Chuck White; Madeleine Brook; Archibald Laughton (villain); Big Joe Schmidt (villain); Silk Conman (villain)
Synopsis:
Expatriate Madeleine is a singer in a shabby African nightclub. She dates Archibald but discovers he isn’t interested in her romantically: he wants her help in stealing diamonds from the mine where he works. She tricks fellow American Chuck into sailing his boat into a forbidden area to meet Archibald. Archibald’s henchmen show up with the diamonds and force Chuck to sail away, but he knocks them overboard. To save Madeleine from a prison sentence, Chuck tosses the diamonds into the sea as well, but later learns the box was empty. Chuck and Madeleine decide to get married.
Keywords:
Africa; diamond smugglers

Indexer Notes

Pencil identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Another Woman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Moore (signed)
Inks:
Ed Moore (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Charles Kent; Ginny; Lola Kent; Martha; Ted
Synopsis:
Lola suspects Ginny, her husband Charles’ new secretary, is interested in him romantically. Ginny moves into their home and begins to dominate the household. Ginny makes it appear Lola is having an affair with Ted. Ted and Lola team up to expose Ginny’s scheme.

[8645] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Famous Funnies Patterns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Man I Love (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Omar Davis [as OMAR] (signed)
Inks:
Omar Davis [as OMAR] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Dr. Jack; Dr. Long; Mr. Kinney; Mona Long; Sylvia Davis
Synopsis:
Dr. Jack’s dates with Mona adversely affect the performance of his medical duties at the hospital where he works. His nurse Sylvia is concerned, and Mona’s father agrees: he orders Jack to take a year’s complete rest for his health. Jack asks Mona to marry him and accompany him to a backwoods retreat so he can recover, but she refuses, not wanting to give up her social life. Time passes and Mona misses Jack, so she visits him at his cabin, only to discover Sylvia has married Jack. Mona departs, hoping someday she will find a new love and this time “be worthy of it.”

["Hi! Everybody. I've been shopping and found some smooth articles."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

What's New / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Louis Jourdan (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Andre Laurence (photo of Louis Jourdan)

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.
From the movie "Bird of Paradise" (1951).

Gorgeous Dresses for You (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Harford Frocks, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Debra Paget
  3. 2. I Was a Fool
  4. 3. Another Woman
  5. 4. [8645]
    Famous Funnies Patterns
  6. 5. The Man I Love
  7. 6. ["Hi! Everybody. I've been shopping and found some smooth articles."]
    What's New
  8. 7. Louis Jourdan
  9. 8. Gorgeous Dresses for You
    Harford Frocks, Inc.
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