Real Love #23
([1954] ?)

Horwitz, 1952? Series
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Price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Pages
24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Transport Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd
Editing
?
Color
Colour cover; Black and white interior
Dimensions
180mm x 275mm
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Glued spine
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Rhonda Fleming (front cover) and Gene Barry (back cover) starred together in "Those Redheads from Seattle" (1953). It is likely this comic was published around the time that film was showing in Australia, in about June 1954.


She Walks in Beauty (Table of Contents)

Rhonda Fleming / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
Typeset
Editing
? (original editor)

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

From page 1: "Our cover: Fascinating Paramount star, Rhonda Fleming." Rhonda Fleming was signed to Paramount in July 1948 for an initial three film deal. The most famous film during this period is the 1949 A Yankee in King Arthur's Court with Bing Crosby. Other Paramount films include The Redhead and the Cowboy (1951); Hong Kong (with Ronald Reagan, 1952); Pony Express (1953); Those Redheads From Seattle (1953); Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957); The Buster Keaton Story (1957).

Kathy Says "No!" (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Genre
romance
Reprints

She Walks in Beauty! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Job Number
C499
Genre
romance
Characters
Janie Winters; Bud Gordon; Chip Waller; Larry Pendleton
Synopsis
Bud Gordon thinks he has the most beautiful fiancé in the state so he enters her picture in a beauty contest without Janie Winters knowing about it. Of course she wins and is visited by Chip Waller who represents the beauty contest. He tells her she will now have to tour the state for a year. She doesn't want to but Bud insists. During the year she is wined and dined by many famous and wealthy men as part of the publicity. Bud gets jealous and tells Janie its over. Janie plots with playboy Larry Pendleton to get Bud back. Jealous Bud comes back and Janie tells him she just wants him.
Reprints

Working Girl (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Genre
romance
Reprints
  • from ?

Delighted to Meet You (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Genre
romance
Reprints

Gene Barry (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
Typeset
Editing
? (original editor)

Indexer Notes

Gene Barry's most famous Paramount film from the period is The War of the Worlds (1953). His debut feature was Atomic City (1952). Other films include Those Redheads from Seattle (1953); Red Garters (1954); Soldier of Fortune (1955), China Gate (1957), Hong Kong Confidential (1958) and Thunder Road (1958). Gene Barry is most known for his TV appearances, including Bat Masterson (1958-61); Burke's Law (1963-66) and The Name of the Game (1968-71).

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. She Walks in Beauty
    Rhonda Fleming
  2. 1. Kathy Says "No!"
  3. 2. She Walks in Beauty!
  4. 3. Working Girl
  5. 4. Delighted to Meet You
  6. 5. Gene Barry
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