(February 1952)

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
Editing
?
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)

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

Genre
romance

Indexer Notes

Painted cover from the paperback, "Confidential" by Donald Henderson Clarke, Avon # 253

[no title indexed] (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

Flight of Love (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Mary Rogers; Jack Summers; Hortense
Synopsis
Airline stewardess Mary is courted by pilot Jack. Stewardesses must remain single, but Mary doesn’t want to get married in any case, because she fears losing her freedom. She agrees to wed secretly so she can keep her job, but Jack doesn’t understand. Finally, Mary decides to quit and marry Jack.
Reprints

I Deceived My Love (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rafael Astarita (signed)
Inks
Rafael Astarita
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Mary Holmes; Captain Hal Richards; Mr. Frantz; Jack Burke
Synopsis
Mary bets fellow actor Jack she can pass for a WAC (Women's Army Corps) and fools Capt. Hal Richards. He asks her for a date. They fall in love, but Mary is sorry she deceived him, because his late sister was a WAC and he respects Mary for enlisting. Hal is upset when he learns the truth. Mary quits her movie acting job, joins the WACs for real, and is reunited with Hal.
Reprints

You Did Not Love Me (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Kay Danielson; Mr. Danielson; Mrs. Danielson; Mike O'Leary; Terry Crocker
Synopsis
Mike returns from serving in the Army overseas and is reunited with Kay. Kay was faithful to Mike in his absence. Now, however, Mike insists she see other men and she dates Terry. Mike vanishes. Kay learns Mike was given 6 months to live due to a war wound and has “one chance in ten thousand” to survive an operation. This is why he tried to drive her away. Kay rushes to his side and they are married in the hospital. The operation is a success.
Reprints

Jilted Sweetheart (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rafael Astarita (signed)
Inks
Rafael Astarita
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; romance
Characters
Pete Hawley; Laura Wilcox; Estelle Livingston
Synopsis
Pete jilts working class girlfriend Laura and marries the rich Estelle. He begins to see visions of Laura. Trying to forget his troubles, he and Estelle go to an amusement park. On the roller coaster alone, Pete sees Laura’s ghost again and falls to his death. The ride operator says one year before, a woman (Laura) committed suicide in the same way.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Flight of Love
  4. 3. I Deceived My Love
  5. 4. You Did Not Love Me
  6. 5. Jilted Sweetheart
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • John P. Selegue
  • David Wilt
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson