Real Love #1

Published
August 1952
Page count
24
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
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/1251214

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Show/hide 1. Big City Girl Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Lois Jordan; Tom Hawkins; Larry; Mrs. Hopkins; Celeste; Mr. Lewis; doctor

Credits

Writing
Dorothy Woolfolk, scripter
Art
Mort Leav, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Rae Herman, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Diary (Our Publishing, 1949 series) #12 (January 1951)
Big City Girl

Synopsis

Lois enjoys her exciting life as a cigarette girl at the Hotshot Club, where her boyfriend is bandleader Larry. A doctor prescribes a long rest on a farm for Lois. She’s bored by the country life but falls for farmer Tom. Returning to the city, Lois learns she’s lost her job and Larry is dating her replacement. Lois returns to the farm to marry Tom.

Show/hide 2. Someday I'll Find You Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Margo Reed; Dean Munson; George Reed

Credits

Writing
Dorothy Woolfolk, scripter
Art
, line art
 
John Forte , penciller
Text
, letterer
Editing
Rae Herman, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Diary (Our Publishing, 1949 series) #12 (January 1951)
Someday I'll Find You!

Synopsis

Margo’s father lives in a remote cabin on the bayou with his daughter Margo. Margo brings injured hunter Dean to their home to recover, and they fall in love. Margo learns her father was a doctor who fled after being charged with malpractice, and she decides to stay on the bayou with him, giving up a chance for happiness with Dean. Her father returns to face the legal charges and learns he was cleared years before. Dean and Margo can now marry with a clean conscience.

Show/hide 3. Too Late for Love Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Doris Kallen; Jeff Taylor; Mrs. Kallen; Mr. Kallen; Mr. Jenkins; Mr. Briggs

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, penciller
 
Vince Alascia, inker
Text
Ed Hamilton, letterer
Editing
Rae Herman, original Editor [as Ray Hermann]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Love Diary (Our Publishing, 1949 series) #15 (April 1951)
Too Late for Love!

Synopsis

Office worker Doris is habitually late for everything. She falls in love with lawyer Jeff, but her procrastination in typing a brief for him causes him to miss out on a junior partnership. He says she’s too irresponsible for marriage and they break up. Doris confesses that the late brief was her fault, hoping Jeff will have a second chance. She also tries to change her tardy and careless ways. Jeff, who got the partnership, reconciles with Doris.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 87649

Entry created

  • 09/02/2024

Cover added

  • 09/02/2024

Index completed

  • 09/02/2024

Last updated

  • 09/02/2024