Real Love #46
(April 1952)

Ace Magazines, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand
Ace
Editing
N. J. Phillips ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alexander Redmond (painted)
Inks
Alexander Redmond (painted)
Colors
Alexander Redmond (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Reprints
  • from a pulp magazine published by A. A. Wyn

Indexer Notes

Art identification by David Saunders (pulp expert and son of artist Norman Saunders).

Her Foolish Ambition (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Kenneth Rice
Inks
Kenneth Rice
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Stan Wendell; Lilli Mathieson; Mr. Bell; A.J. Reed
Synopsis
Lawyer Stan wants to marry reporter Lilli and move from the city back to his hometown and open a law practice. Lilli wants to be "a famous newspaper woman...married to one of the best lawyers in the country," and she leaks a story calculated to get Stan a partnership in his firm so he will stay in town. Instead, Stan is fired and breaks up with Lilli. Lillie also loses her job and goes to work for a small town newspaper. One day, Stan shows up and they reconcile.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Bound by Her Promise (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jon Small ?
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Shelley; Ted; Roger Hayes; Hank
Synopsis
Las Vegas cocktail waitress Shelley agrees to marry wealthy widower Roger even though they don't love each other. However, Shelley meets visiting cowboy Hank and they fall in love. Shelley breaks up with Roger and then learns he is Hank's uncle. Hank thinks Shelley is a gold-digger. He later changes his mind and marries Shelley himself.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

The Way He Wanted Her (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Valerie Barclay
Inks
Valerie Barclay
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
romance
Characters
Lane Johns; Alec Killian; Desmond Baker; Miss Smith; Carl Bramer
Synopsis
Impoverished high school student Lane rejects equally poor suitor Alec and instead dates wealthy Desmond. Desmond tries to take advantage of her and when she rejects his advances, accuses her of attempting to seduce him. Lane is put on probation and sent to another town, where she remakes her life and dates rich Carl, but he dumps her when he learns of her past. Lane is reunited with Alec, now an Air Force officer.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

The Charm Corner (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Scandal Girl (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ann Brewster
Inks
Ann Brewster
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Dirk Adams; Tib Marsh; Mason Thatcher; Aunt Polly; Alan Garnet
Synopsis
Music store clerk Tib teams up with singer Dirk and quits her job. Her lecherous boss Mason knows Tib was once a "private party girl, singing risque songs in shady places!" and was involved in a scandal. He uses this information to break up Dirk and Tib but eventually Dirk realises Tib is a decent person and they get back together.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Her Foolish Ambition
  3. 2. Bound by Her Promise
  4. 3. The Way He Wanted Her
  5. 4. The Charm Corner
  6. 5. Scandal Girl
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