(May-June 1951)

Charlton, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Romantic Love Stories Inc.
Editing
Charles J. Levy; Charles Santangelo

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

This is probably a publicity photo from a film since the indicia says "Cover Picture Courtesy Astor Pictures Corporation" but the film title and the actors are not identified.

Love Notes (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Keywords
Pocahontas; Sarah Bernhardt

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Five cartoons with trivia about love.

Too Successful For Love (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-307
Genre
romance
Characters
Katherine "Kit" Laurel; George Dunn; R.L. Masters; Ceil; Mr. Hartwell
Synopsis
Kit runs her own ad agency. She belittles the competent work of account executive George just to assert her dominance. She agrees to have dinner with George, and is given a makeover by her secretary Ceil. George kisses Kit and although she likes it, she fires him. George starts his own agency and competes with Kit for a big account. The businessman says he wants them to work together on the campaign. Kit and George admit they are in love and decide on a professional and personal merger.

I Knew All the Answers (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Bell
Inks
Fred Bell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-307?
Genre
romance
Characters
Anne; Leo Secor; Lenny; Vic Roman; Gene Corbett; Mrs. Roman; Betty Roman
Synopsis
Waitress Anne clubs her lecherous boss with a frying pan, then accepts a ride with trucker Vic. They hear a radio broadcast accusing her of assault and robbery: she knows it was the counterman who stole the money after she left. Stopped by the police, Vic claims Anne is his sister. He takes her to the house he shares with his mother and sister. They fall in love, but Anne doesn’t want Vic to get involved in her troubles. She asks Leo to drop the robbery charges, but he says he wants her to pay for hitting him. However, Vic and the police overhear him, and Anne is cleared.

Just One Rose (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance

Cannery Dream Girl (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-307?
Genre
romance
Characters
Will Hanson; Ruth; Doris; Joe; Dick; Captain Byrnes; Frankie Yule; Vic Duran
Synopsis
Ruth works in a fish cannery and hates it. Fellow worker Will says he also wants to get out, but is making plans for the future: he has saved almost enough money to buy a fishing boat. Ruth says that would be no life for her and rejects him. Ruth and her friend Doris are picked up by crooks Frankie and Vic, who try to coerce them into providing an alibi for a robbery they just committed. Ruth flees to Will’s boat and they sail away. They will soon be married.

I Loved an Artist (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-307? F1-307?
Genre
romance
Characters
Susan McClain; Raphael Walton; Hal Devlin
Synopsis
Susan works as a secretary for Hal in his ad agency. She lives in Greenwich Village and falls in love with aspiring artist Raphael. Raphael exploits Susan: she works overtime and skimps on her own meals to give him money. Hal takes Susan to dinner and they spot Raphael with another woman. Hal tells Susan he knew Raphael was no good but wanted her to find out for herself. Hal punches the moocher and kisses Susan.

Love Quiz (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Keywords
Lady Hamilton

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Six illustrated "love quiz" questions. These are numbered and the label "2" appears twice on the page.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Love Notes
  3. 2. Too Successful For Love
  4. 3. I Knew All the Answers
  5. 4. Just One Rose
  6. 5. Cannery Dream Girl
  7. 6. I Loved an Artist
  8. 7. Love Quiz
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Ramon Schenk
  • David Wilt