Revealing Confessions #6

Published
January 1953
Page count
28?
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
A Realistic Comic
 
A Realistic Comic

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

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Genre
Romance

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Art
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Text
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Based on
United States
Intimate Confessions (Avon, 1951 series) #6 (June 1952)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Reckless Pickup Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Mary Nordwell; Mrs. Nordwell; Roger Payne; Jimmy Roberts; Lucy Payne

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Rafael Astarita, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

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First print
United States
Intimate Confessions (Avon, 1951 series) #6 (June 1952)
Reckless Pickup

Synopsis

Although she already has a boyfriend, fellow college student Jimmy, Mary dates Roger after he wrong-number dials her home telephone. Roger is a “rising young engineer,” who takes Mary to a nightclub and makes drunken advances to her. His scheme is foiled by the arrival of Jimmy and Roger’s indignant wife Lucy. Mary feels she has been a “stupid, cheap little fool” and has now lost Jimmy’s love as well, because she was “a reckless pickup!”

Show/hide 2. No Substitute for Love Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Betty; Steve Dunham; Mike Kitridge

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

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First print
United States
Intimate Confessions (Avon, 1951 series) #6 (June 1952)
No Substitute For Love

Synopsis

Betty loves Mike, a fellow college student who works in a coffee shop to pay his tuition, but he is unaware of her feelings. “Local campus hero” Steve professes his love to Betty and Mike withdraws. Betty begins to date Steve, although she still loves Mike. Steve eventually tells Betty that he has “found self-respect” and knows Betty and Mike love each other, so he gives her up. Betty and Mike reconcile.

Show/hide 3. Fate's Rebound Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Della Starr; George Marion; Dr. Bert Hamilton; Helen

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Norman Nodel, penciller
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

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First print
United States
Intimate Confessions (Avon, 1951 series) #6 (June 1952)
Fate's Rebound

Synopsis

Aspiring opera singer Della dates lawyer George but is determined to “save my love for someone who could help my career by giving me financial backing.” Della develops lung problems and has to go to a sanitarium, although she doesn’t have money to pay for it. Della and doctor Bert fall in love, but he says he’s going to marry wealthy Helen, whose money can help his career. Della realizes this is how she treated George and tracks him down: he’s the one who secretly paid for her medical treatment. Della says she’ll marry him even though he isn’t rich.

Notes

Della Starr's last name is spelled "Star" on page 5.

Show/hide 4. I'll Never Love Again Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
June Lee; Carol Wharton; Fred Wharton; Mrs. Wharton

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
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Editing
, original Editor

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First print
United States
Intimate Confessions (Avon, 1951 series) #6 (June 1952)
I'll Never Love Again

Synopsis

June’s husband and child are killed in an auto accident. She contemplates suicide, but instead takes a job as governess for Carol, whose mother is in the hospital. June finds herself falling in love with Carol’s father Fred, and doesn’t want to break up their family. Before she dies, Fred’s wife asks Carol to say on to care for Carol and help Fred. Carol and Fred eventually get married and form a new family of their own.


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  • 74360

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