(January-February 1950)

Star Publications, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Star Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Star Publication
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com


Deadline for My Heart (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Fred Ackerman; Grace Warren

Indexer Notes

Cover is a redrawn version of the splash panel for the interior story "Deadline for My Heart." The dialogue is basically the same.

Stardust Can Blind You (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Fitch [as Kenneth Wm. Fitch]
Pencils:
Manny Stallman (signed)
Inks:
Manny Stallman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Rikki Miller; Jethro Allen; Art Rice; Tina Neely; Magda Lane
Synopsis:
Novice actress Rikki falls in love with star Jethro, then discovers he was just trifling with her affections. Director Art coaches Rikki and she becomes a success on the screen. Jethro tries to worm his way back into Nikki’s life but she rejects him because she and Art are in love.

Farewell to Love (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
A. C. Hollingsworth (signed)
Inks:
A. C. Hollingsworth (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Bonnie Rutherford; Larry Peabody; Roberto Endicott; Jane Endicott
Synopsis:
Bonnie refuses to give up her modeling career to marry young doctor Larry. Bonnie then falls in love with wealthy Robert, who says he and his wife Jane have a loveless marriage. Bonnie asks Jane to give Robert a divorce, then learns Robert has also been having an affair with another woman. Robert marries that woman after Jane divorces him. Bonnie reconciles with Larry and they are wed.

Heartbreak in the Village (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Deadline for My Heart (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Norman Nodel (signed)
Inks:
Norman Nodel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Fred Ackerman; Grace Warren; Bruce Hecker; Charley Freemont
Synopsis:
Reporter Grace interviews criminal lawyer Fred and they fall in love, also she’s also being courted by fellow newspaperman Bruce. Grace witnesses some gangsters retrieving a body from the harbour, and recognises them as Fred’s clients. Fred asks her to keep this a secret to protect his career. Grace promises, but Fred then sends men to murder her; Bruce is wounded while saving her. Fred and the crooks are arrested and Grace marries Bruce.

Love's Crash Landing (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Myra Standish [Lou Ellen Kingsley]; Rod McKenzie; Tom Dickenson; Mr. Kingsley; Mrs. Kingsley; Lyle Van Tassel
Synopsis:
Air hostess Myra and pilot Rod are in love, although he is unaware of her true identity, daughter of the airline’s president Kingsley. When Rod is ordered to fly Kingsley, his daughter, and her wealthy would-be suitor Lyle to a desert resort, Rod learns the truth about her. Their plane has to make a crash landing, but Myra’s training insures that no one is killed. Rod and Myra will be together.

Indexer Notes

On page 3, "Kingsley" is spelled "Kingsly."

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Deadline for My Heart
  2. 1. Stardust Can Blind You
  3. 2. Farewell to Love
  4. 3. Heartbreak in the Village
  5. 4. Deadline for My Heart
  6. 5. Love's Crash Landing
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