Man and Woman #31

Published
June 1978
Page count
68
Cover price
0.50 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Paradise Now? Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Romance

Credits

Art
Art Cappello [as Cappello] (signed)
Colours
?
Letters
?
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Time for Love (Charlton, 1967 series) #38 (September 1974)
Paradise Now? (Cover)
Show/hide 1. Every Kiss… Every Thrill… [All Love] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Details

Printed
1977
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Every Kiss… Every Thrill… [All Love]
Show/hide 2. Paradise Now? Comic story, 9 pages

"No, Eliot…stop…this is wrong! I'm a good girl!"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-5612]
Characters
Eliot Moore; Susan; Marie; Mr. Becker

Credits

Script
?
Art
Art Cappello [as Cappello] (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Time for Love (Charlton, 1967 series) #38 (September 1974)
Paradise Now?

Synopsis

Religious Susan doesn't trust falling in love with Eliot in Arizona and believes she must return home to New Hampshire. Eliot won't give up on their love and follows her.

Show/hide 3. Not His Kind of Chick Comic story, 7 pages

"My parents tried to hold me down…but I cried, screamed, and ran away twice…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-3763]
Characters
Niki Reed; Billy; Dino; Tommy; Marie Rivera; Eddie Rivera; Renay

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Teen-Age Love (Charlton, 1958 series) #92 (April 1973)
Not His Kind of Chick

Synopsis

After Niki escapes an unwanted advance by Dino at a party, she meets Marie and Eddie in a rough part of town. The three become friends and Niki learns a new way of living.

Show/hide 4. Stranger by the Sea Comic story, 6 pages

"I was seventeen…I'd just broken off with a boy…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-3686]
Characters
Denise Randall; Max; Chad Stuart; Mona

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Teen-Age Love (Charlton, 1958 series) #94 (August 1973)
Stranger by the Sea
Also printed
Australia
Heart to Heart Romance Library (KG Murray, 1974 series) #190 (1974)
Stranger by the Sea

Synopsis

After Denise breaks up with Jerry, she takes long walks along the beach and meets the new boy in town, Chad.

Show/hide 5. Once a Hero Comic story, 6 pages

"I'd heard about Whitmore Lewis before I got to know him…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-3936]
Characters
Whitmore Lewis; Jane Gorman; Jim

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Teen-Age Love (Charlton, 1958 series) #95 (October 1973)
Once A Hero

Synopsis

When all-American quarterback Whit Lewis breaks his leg and spends his time sulking, Jane Gorman helps him with his school work and pushes him to be a decent human being.

Show/hide 6. Live Free Comic story, 6 pages

"She was one of the new breed…a member of women's lib."

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-5051]
Characters
Jaycee Arlen; Bradshaw Rollins

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Time for Love (Charlton, 1967 series) #35 (August 1973)
Live Free
Also printed
Australia
Romantic Dreams Library (KG Murray, 1973 series) #23 ([March 1975?])
Live Free

Synopsis

Determined women's libber Jaycee Arlen falls for Brad Rollins and quickly abandons her principles.

Show/hide 7. Once I Loved Comic story, 6 pages

"You see me lonely now…not for me the joys of a man's embrace…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
D-5223
Characters
Ellen; Mike Eldridge; Ellen's mother; Mrs. Eldridge

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original managing editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Time for Love (Charlton, 1967 series) #37 (December 1973)
Once I Loved
Also printed
Australia
Secret Romance Library (KG Murray, 1973? series) #23 ([April 1973?])
Once I Loved

Synopsis

Mike leaves town for school. He promises to remain true to Ellen, but within a month she hears he is regularly dating a new girl. She writes to tell him whe never wants to see him again and tears up all his letters. Years later, Mike's mother reports he's been a prisoner of war in Viet Nam since 1971 and the couple gets second chance.

Show/hide 8. The Outsider Comic story, 6 pages

"I'd lived here for two months now…I knew other girls and a few seniors in my class but I hadn't been accepted…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-3532]
Characters
Renee; Gil Walton; Leonie; Robby Case

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Romantic Story (Charlton, 1954 series) #125 (January 1973)
The Outsider

Synopsis

Renee is new in town and appreciates Gil's invitation to a party. Robby see's what's going to happen and saves her from Gil.

Show/hide 9. High Price of Love Comic story, 6 pages

"I don't care if dad and Uncle Miles are waiting, Cameron…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-3349]
Characters
Cameron Dunne; Rae; Ralph; Uncle Miles; Russ; Claire

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Romantic Story (Charlton, 1954 series) #124 (December 1972)
High Price of Love

Synopsis

Rae's fiance Cameron proves to be a valuable addition to the family firm, but Rae grows angry that he's always working. She ends their engagement. Rae's father urges Cameron to stay with the firm and he's often around. Will she break through his businesslike manner?

Show/hide 10. Break-Up! Comic story, 6 pages

"How come a beautiful chick like you wastes her life in deep freeze city?"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-7154]
Characters
Ken Lawford; Nora Page; Erica Lawford; Keller

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
I Love You (Charlton, 1955 series) #116 (February 1976)
Break-Up!

Synopsis

Ken meets Nora when he moves to Alaska for work. His ex-wife soon follows, trying to win him back.

Notes

This story is probably by a Spanish or Latin American artist working through Union Studio.

Show/hide 11. When East Meets West! Comic story, 6 pages

"This is the first car in hours… if he doesn't stop I'll…"

Featuring

Genre
Romance
Job code
[D-3885]
Characters
Eileen Shields; Lew Bannon; Alan Bannon; Carol Bannon

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman (original managing editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Romantic Story (Charlton, 1954 series) #129 (September 1973)
When East Meets West!
Also printed
Australia
Magic Moment Romances (KG Murray, 1973 series) #102 ([April 1974?])
When East Meets West!

Synopsis

When Eileen gets a flat tire on the road to visit her sister in Los Angeles, Lew Bannon offers her assistance and Eileen begins and extended stay at The Bannon Bros dude ranch.

Show/hide 12. Magic Moments Romances Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"I first read about their affair in Secret Romance Library…"

Details

Printed
1978?
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Magic Moments Romances

Notes

This version of the advertisement excludes the main line of text promoting Secret Romance Library (which was no longer being published), despite the reference in the thought bubble.

Show/hide 13. Free Coin Collection Worth 85c (Seven Seas Coins of Dubbo) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Seven Seas Coins of Dubbo

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 41463

Entry created

  • 08/03/2013

Cover added

  • 24/05/2019

Index completed

  • 25/05/2019

Last updated

  • 25/05/2019