(July-August 1951)

Avon, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Realistic Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Realistic Comic
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
romance

[introduction] (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

I Was A....Bride For Sale! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Diana; Jim Keegan; Walt Melford
Synopsis
Diana weds assistant director Walt. He wants her to use her friendship with movie studio head Jim (she had been Jim’s secretary) to further his career. Walt throws them together and doesn’t even complain when Jim embraces her. Walt is promoted to director but when Diana—who has fallen in love with Jim—asks her husband for a divorce, he begs her to stay. In a drunken, jealous rage, Walt tries to murder Jim but ends up dead himself. Jim and Diana will be together at last.
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Port Of Missing Girls (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Ravielli (signed)
Inks
Louis Ravielli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime; romance
Characters
Janis Ware; Alex Barton; Karl Norton; Sammy Gluck
Synopsis
Struggling actress Janis is hired by Karl Norton, then learns he wants her to help smuggle diamonds across the border. She is threatened with death unless she complies. Janis becomes friendly with Karl’s sympathetic henchman Alex but rejects his romantic advances because he’s a criminal. However, Alex is actually an undercover FBI agent. After Karl is captured, Alex and Janis can freely express their love.
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Love Me Again! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte (signed)
Inks
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Ronnie Lane; Dot; Mrs. Lane; Vivian Mantell; Dr. Johns
Synopsis
Ronnie loves Dot but contracts amnesia after a fall. Vivian claims she and Ronnie were engaged. Dot and Vivian compete for Ronnie’s affections anew. Ronnie chooses Dot and eventually regains his memory.
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Too Many Lovers! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Anne Adams; Laura; Freddie Hazzard; George Thompson; Irv Michaels; Don Winchester; Tom Clay
Synopsis
Anne has a string of wealthy lovers that support her, but her scam is threatened when her innocent, small-town cousin Laura becomes her roommate. Laura thinks Anne is attending school. Laura gets a job in a law office and introduces her friend Don to Anne. Anne becomes obsessed with Don, but her plans go awry and she confesses her scheme to steal him to Laura. Laura moves out and marries Don. Anne meets Tom at the wedding and finds true love at last.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [introduction]
  3. 2. I Was A....Bride For Sale!
  4. 3. Port Of Missing Girls
  5. 4. Love Me Again!
  6. 5. Too Many Lovers!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • David Wilt
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson