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Romantic Confessions v02 005 (c2c)

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22-March-2014 3:03 pm
Username: eubiecat
Comment: Another beautiful clean-line Dick Briefer story is herein.

Volume: #2, Issue: #5
Published: December 1951 - January 1952, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 52, Editing: Edward Cronin
Color: Full Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U.S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing
Notes: 3 of the 5 romance stories in this issues have unhappy endings. Also, there are 3 non-romance, humor stories (total 7 pages): 2 one-page fillers and a longish (5 pages) story.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)

Comic Story (8 pages) Every Afternoon at Four
Synopsis: Wealthy businessman Reggie and his girlfriend Phyllis visit his hometown. Reggie is attracted to nurse Lola, which makes Phyllis angry. She returns to the city. Reggie proposes marriage to Lola but she and her father say she doesn’t belong in his world. Reggie agrees, but says he can’t relocate to the small town for business reasons. They sadly part ways.
Genre: Romance
Characters: Reggie Stockman Lola Barnes Mr. Barnes Phyllis

Comic Story (1 page) Honest Weight
Synopsis: Two friends decide to use a weighing machine.
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (7 pages) I Was That Colman Girl
Synopsis: After her mother dies, Ginny goes to live with her aunt and uncle but is lonely in her new town and school. She dates Rick, who has a wild reputation, then meets newcomer Kent. They fall in love but Ginny realizes she has been marked by her association with Rick and this affects both her social life and Kent’s chances for a job. For Kent's benefit, Ginny breaks up with him. Perhaps someday, after Ginny’s “made a fresh start somewhere else,” they can be reunited.
Genre: Romance
Characters: Ginny Colman Aunt Martha Rick Saunders Della Moran Kent Alister Mr. Parker

Comic Story (8 pages) Sunset of Love
Synopsis: Artist Jean’s career is managed by his girlfriend Paulette, who forbids him to paint portraits and insists he only do landscapes and still lifes. Jean paints a portrait of a young woman from his imagination but Paulette is sure Claudia, who runs a small art gallery, was his model. Claudia introduces Paul to impressionism and Paulette breaks up with him as a result. Jean and Claudia fall in love. Meanwhile, Paulette has a new protege, Henri, and forbids him to paint portraits.
Genre: Romance
Characters: Jean Tousseau Claudia Paulette Henri Frougard

Text Story (2 pages) They All Laughed
Credits: Letters: typeset
Genre: Romance

Comic Story (5 pages) Horse and Buggsie
Synopsis: Horse and Buggsie try to scare each other in a haunted house.
Genre: Humor Teen
Characters: Horse Buggsie

Comic Story (7 pages) The People on the Drive
Synopsis: Ambitious Marva dates high-society Alec and gets an invitation to spend the weekend at his family home. She is surprised that his family doesn’t behave the way she expects rich people to act. They, in turn, think she’s a snob. Alec takes his work at the family factory seriously and when he gets too busy, he sends Norm as a substitute escort for Marva. Marva later learns Alec has become engaged to “a simple, unaffected kid” and realizes her social climbing ruined their relationship.
Credits: Pencils: Billy Ely (signed) | Inks: Billy Ely (signed)
Genre: Romance
Characters: Marva Alec Atterbury Lottie Mrs. Atterbury Mr. Atterbury Joe Bates Norm Winston

Comic Story (1 page) Finders Keepers
Synopsis: A burglar breaks into a couple's house, but the husband wants to know if he owns anything valuable before intervening.
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (7 pages) Crying Is Not for the Theatre...
Synopsis: Helen loves aspiring actor Barry. She gets a job as an elevator operator in the theatrical district so she can see him regularly, but he ignores her when he’s accompanied by producers and other actors. Barry is a success in his first play but Helen thinks he’s romantically involved with his co-star Thea. Barry explains that he still loves Helen and they reconcile.
Genre: Romance
Characters: Helen Byrnes Mrs. Byrnes Barry Liz Newberry Thea Mr. Bell

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