Romantic Story #26

Charlton Comics Group

United States

Published
September 1954
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/171094

Credits

Editing
Al Fago [as Designed by Al Fago Studios]

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Pencils
Al Fago
Inks
Ray Osrin
Letters
typeset

Notes

Sequence information provided by Ger Apeldoorn via GCD Error Tracker: Error 6059

Show/hide 1. Second Fiddle Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Dick; Joyce; Janet

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Leon Winik
Inks
Ray Osrin
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Synopsis

Sisters Janet and Joyce perform a circus big-cat act. Janet is jealous of Joyce’s romance with Dick, and allows a tiger to maul her sister. She repents at the last moment and saves Joyce’s life. Janet knows she’ll always play “second fiddle” to her more glamorous sister.

Notes

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Show/hide 2. Masquerade In White Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Medical; romance
Characters
Gail Saunders; Verne Adams; Mrs. Carter; Dr. Blaine; Dr. Kent; Dr. Sillen

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Intriguing Love Library (South Pacific/Jubilee, 1974) #3460 ([August 1974]) —Illustrated Love Stories
Masquerade in White

Synopsis

Verne is an ex-Army medic who poses as a doctor even though he has no degree. Each time his secret is exposed, he moves on to another job. At the Carlton hospital, Verne dates Gail and she discovers the truth. Verne flees but is badly injured in an auto accident. Gail says she’ll stand by him after he recovers and is put on trial.

Notes

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Show/hide 3. Empty Arms Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset

Notes

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Show/hide 4. Letter to a Soldier Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Sheila Martin; Dan; Jean; Elaine

Credits

Art
Marc Swayze ?

Synopsis

Sheila loves Dan but loses him to her friend Jean. Dan is sent to fight in Korea. Sheila intercepts Jean’s letters to Dan and writes to say Jean has found someone else. When Dan returns to the USA on furlough, Sheila meets him in San Francisco. Dan deduces that Sheila lied about Jean and walks away. Sheila is left alone.

Notes

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Show/hide 5. Barbara Hale (Dream Girl of the Month) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Dream Girl of the Month
Genre
Non-fiction; biography

Synopsis

Biography of actress Barbara Hale.

Notes

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Show/hide 6. Teasing! Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Characters
Ginny; Dave Norris; Mr. Dirkes

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Warren Broderick
Inks
Ray Osrin
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Synopsis

Drive-in waitress Ginny flirts with the male diners to get bigger tips, angering manager Dave. She goes for a drive with customer Dirkes, only to have him attack her. Ginny is rescued just in time by the police: Dirkes is “crazy as a loon” and a “strangler killer.” Ginny has learned her lesson and will marry Dave.

Notes

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Status

AusReprints ID

  • 19025

Entry created

  • 30/11/2018

Cover added

  • 30/11/2018

Index completed

  • 30/11/2018