(August 1952)

Avon, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date
1952
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Realistic Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Realistic Comic
Editing
Sol Cohen
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

Triumphant Kisses (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
John Rosenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Julie; Jimmy Dooley; Ned Duncan; Dan Carlos
Synopsis
Julie moves to Hollywood to become an actress but is forced to work as a waitress instead. Hoping to get into television, she cultivates the friendship of customer Jimmy, who claims to be a TV executive but turns out to be a lecher. She's rescued by Ned, another customer who she really loves, and who is actually a top producer. Julie fails her audition for a TV show and decides her "career" will be as Ned's wife.
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Disillusioned (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
romance
Characters
Natalie; Tom O'Mara; Prince Hari Shahl
Synopsis
Foreign university student Hari, heir to an Indian throne, asks coed Natalie for a date, but she's engaged to engineering student Tom. Tom is rude to Hari and Natalie breaks up with him, then dates the prince. Tom punches the foreign nobleman and informs Natalie that Hari has several wives already, back home. Tom and Natalie reconcile.
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Don't Be Lonely (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illos)
Inks
? (illos)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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It Might Have Been (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illos)
Inks
? (illos)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
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Jinx Girl (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
John Rosenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Ed French; Tom Hyler; Aunt Grace; Sybil Trent; Uncle Roger; Tony Redmond; Joe Cranton
Synopsis
Sybil's fiances Ed, Tom and Tony are all killed in accidents. She decides to avoid love from then on. Her employer Joe decides to break the jinx and goes sailing in a terrific storm. He returns safely and Sybil finally can wed.
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The Love She Didn't Want (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Nola Alonzo; Frank Kinney; Alfredo Constanza; Mack Jones
Synopsis
Nola loves fellow circus performer Alfredo, but he doesn't like being upstaged by her high-wire act. She tones it down to please him, but this results in her losing her job. She's hired by a small circus thanks to the intervention of clown Bix Bixby. Bix saves her life when she falls but his back is broken. Bix is revealed to be Frank, an engineer who had loved her from afar and joined the circus to help her. Nola can now forget Alfredo's cruelty and will marry Frank.
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Keywords
Circus
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Triumphant Kisses
  3. 2. Disillusioned
  4. 3. Don't Be Lonely
  5. 4. It Might Have Been
  6. 5. Jinx Girl
  7. 6. The Love She Didn't Want
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • David Wilt
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson