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Romantic Love (1949) comic books

  • Issue #0
    Romantic Love (1949) 0

    Art by Walter Johnson, Manny Stallman, Ed Waldman and Louis Ravielli. Reprints Romantic Love (1949) #3. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Actress Pat finds neither work nor love when she leaves show business; An engaged woman falls for her best friends boyfriend; Lana dislikes Red because he calls her Butch, but winds up falling in love with him anyway. Featuring a painted cover reprinted from one of Avons paperbacks. Also featuring a nice contents page illustrated by Everett Raymond Kinstler on the inside front cover. Heartbreak Alley!; My Stolen Romance; Fate Always Steps In!; Partners in Love; Blind Alley Romance. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Romantic Love (1949) 1

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    Art by Walter Johnson, Manny Stallman, Ed Waldman and Frank R. Sieminski. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. A woman swears shes done with love, but one man wants to change her mind; Redheaded Tina looks older than she is, but her love of good times leads to trouble; Tricia leaves her boxer boyfriend when she gains wealth and fame, but he never forgets her. Featuring a painted cover reprinted from Avon paperback #252. No Other Love!; Running Wild; I Pawned My Love!; Flight from Shame; Star of the Month: Zachary Scott; Love Diary. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Romantic Love (1949) 2

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    Art by Walter Johnson, Manny Stallman, Bill Draut and Howard Larsen. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Sheila wants to reunite with old flame Perry, but her gangster boyfriend Lefty isnt the sharing type; A stewardess is reunited with an old flame from the war, a blond soldier named Steve Rogers; A woman finds love on a cruise, but thinks it cant last back on land. Featuring a painted cover reprinted from Avon paperback #141. I Took His Love for Granted; I Couldn't Forget!; Money Madness; Star of the Month: David Brian; Shipboard Romance. 32 pages, Full Color. NOTE: There is an I.W. reprint of this issue. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Romantic Love (1949) 3

    Art by Walter Johnson, Manny Stallman, Ed Waldman and Louis Ravielli. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Actress Pat finds neither work nor love when she leaves show business; An engaged woman falls for her best friends boyfriend; Lana dislikes Red because he calls her Butch, but winds up falling in love with him anyway. Featuring a painted cover reprinted from one of Avons paperbacks. Also featuring a nice contents page illustrated by Everett Raymond Kinstler on the inside front cover. Heartbreak Alley!; My Stolen Romance; Fate Always Steps In!; Partners in Love; Blind Alley Romance. 32 pages, Full Color. NOTE: There is an I.W. reprint of this issue. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Romantic Love (1949) 4

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    Art by Howard Larsen and Louis Ravielli. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Rickie is torn between childhood sweetheart Marty and new love Paul; Tom jumps to conclusions when he sees Janey with a wealthy older man; A love affair between a doctor and nurse leads to drama in the operating room. Nobody Will Ever Know!; Detour to Love; Teardrops From my Heart!; Dont Lie to Me My Love. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Romantic Love (1949) 5

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    Art by Gene Fawcette, Manny Stallman, Myron Fass and Louis Ravielli. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Margo falls for a baseball player after shes waylaid by a foul ball; Susan tries to win wealthy Dexter by pushing his girlfriend out a window; A supposed sorority initiation turns out to be a plot to separate Audrey from her boyfriend. Love Me Always, Darling!; Innocence was My Angle; With Evil in Your Heart; Afraid to Love! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Romantic Love (1949) 6

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    Art by Everett Raymond Kinstler, John Rosenberger, Norman Nodel, Les Zakarin and John Romita. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Private-school debutante Sally falls for tough customer Nick and joins him in a life of crime; Cigarette girl Doris gets caught up in a counterfeit perfume scheme; Claire starts smoking dope with her neer-do-well friends, and her stepfather hits the roof. Featuring early art by Marvel legend John Romita Sr., and a painted cover reprinted from Avon paperback #207. Also featuring a nice contents page illustrated by Everett Raymond Kinstler on the inside front cover. Thrill Crazy; The Shame Is Mine!; My Scandalous Affair!; Terror Stalked My Love! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Romantic Love (1949) 7
    • .5" Spine split from top.

    Art by Everett Raymond Kinstler, John Rosenberger, Rafael Astarita, Sam Citron and Marion Sitton. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Trophy wife Paula and gardener Max conspire to murder her wealthy husband; Penelope moves into her husbands vast estate and hears a man screaming every night, but her husband claims to hear no such thing; A photographer uses a modeling business to blackmail wealthy businessmen. Also featuring a nice contents page illustrated by Everett Raymond Kinstler on the inside front cover. I Craved Excitement; Dangerous Woman; Bride of Fear; Nightmare Romance! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Romantic Love (1949) 8
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Label #3758853025

    Art by Everett Raymond Kinstler and Rafael Astarita. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Hal rescues small-town girl Sylvia from a tight spot, and discovers he cant stop thinking about her; A woman is driven to crime by the no-good creep she loves; Redhead Joan makes the mistake of listening to the other women in the bridal party as they tell what they know about her new husband. Also featuring a nice contents page illustrated by Everett Raymond Kinstler on the inside front cover. I Knew About Men; No Cure for Love; Driven by Desire; Bride Without Love! 32 pages, Full Color. NOTE: There is an I.W. reprint of this issue. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Romantic Love (1949) 9

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    Art by Everett Raymond Kinstler and John Rosenberger. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Nancy wonders if she can ever love again; A woman defies her controlling mother when she finds love for the first time; Literary agent Viv thinks shes too busy working to have time for love. Featuring a painted cover reprinted from an Avon paperback. Also featuring a nice contents page illustrated by Everett Raymond Kinstler on the inside front cover. No Time for Love; Forbidden Love; We Met Too Late; I Had Everything But Love. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Romantic Love (1949) 10
    • 3 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached. Foxing. Chipping.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.20) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • Edge piece torn from most interior pages.

    Art by Everett Raymond Kinstler and Rafael Astarita. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. A successful boxer has a good thing going with wealthy Barbara, but cant forget the larcenous lady he left behind; Joe is torn between good sister Cynthia and bad sister Mary; Ann pushes away boyfriend Dan in favor of Ralph, who turns out to be embezzling funds. Also featuring a nice contents page illustrated by Everett Raymond Kinstler on the inside front cover. I Married You Didnt I?; Phantom Husband; Love Thief; The Honeymoon is Over. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Romantic Love (1949) 11

    Art by Everett Raymond Kinstler and Rafael Astarita. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Lila loves dancing, but her soldier fiance has an injury that keeps him off the dance floor; Phyllis suspects Jay is seeing Gloria behind her back; A woman finally meets the perfect man, only to learn that hes already engaged. I Married You Didnt I?; Phantom Husband; Love Thief; How My Husband Proposed!; The Honeymoon is Over. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Romantic Love (1949) 12

    Art by Ed Goldfarb, Bob Baer and Rafael Astarita. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Alice flirts with a guy to teach a female friend a lesson, and winds up torn between two handsome soldiers; War widow Claire is drawn to Joe, but isnt over her husband; Redheaded Louise finally tells Roger how she feels about him, but unfortunately, hes gotten married in the meantime. Jilted; Substitute Husband; A Man For Jinny; Too Young For Him!; Brazen Cheat! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Romantic Love (1949) 13
    • 2" Cumulative spine split. Cover and centerfold detached at one staple. Water damage.

    Art by John Rosenberger and Rafael Astarita. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Ginny tries to keep her past a secret, until she meets a man who has secrets of his own; After her boyfriend gets drafted, Lucille takes over the business they share and is wooed by a handsome new employee; Redheaded Lorry chooses her acting career over marriage to Jim, and hes not happy about it. My Shameful Secret; Stage Crazy; Our Stolen Love; Love Across the Atlantic; Search for Happiness; I was a Profiteer! Followed by Romantic Love (1949) #0 and then Romantic Love (1949) #20, as issues #14-19 were never printed. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Romantic Love (1949) 20
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.53) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 3/4" Cumulative spine split.

    Cover art by Everett Raymond Kinstler. "I Was a... Bride for Sale," art by Everett Raymond Kinstler; Diana weds assistant director Walt; He wants her to use her friendship with movie studio head Jim (she had been Jims secretary) to further his career; Walt throws them together and doesnt even complain when Jim embraces her. "Port of Missing Girls," art by Louis Ravielli; Struggling actress Janis is hired by Karl Norton, then learns he wants her to help smuggle diamonds across the border; She is threatened with death unless she complies. "Love Me Again," pencils by John Forte, inks by Jack Abel; Ronnie loves Dot but contracts amnesia after a fall; Vivian claims she and Ronnie were engaged; Dot and Vivian compete for Ronnies affections anew. "Too Many Lovers"; Anne has a string of wealthy lovers that support her, but her scam is threatened when her innocent, small-town cousin Laura becomes her roommate; Laura thinks Anne is attending schoo; Laura gets a job in a law office and introduces her friend Don to Anne. Anne becomes obsessed with Don. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Romantic Love (1949) 21

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    Art by Louis Zansky and Rafael Astarita. Cover by Everett Raymond Kinstler. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Jean rejects handsome boy next door Barney because she still sees him as a childhood pal; Mary is torn between arrogant but handsome boxer Rocky and her fiance Joe; Lila fools around with her husbands boss in order to advance her husbands career. The Dream Next Door; Deadline for Love!; Too Great a Temptation; Our Stolen Love; Promotions for Harry; Love Across the Atlantic. Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #22
    Romantic Love (1949) 22

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    Art by Louis Zansky and others. Cover by Everett Raymond Kinstler. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Dancer Dora falls for her mothers boyfriend, but she cant reveal her true age without ruining their stage act; Carole learns that the modeling agency she joined is actually an escort service; Redheaded student Maureen is wooed by much older Duncan, who works at her school. Too Young to Love!; Doomed to Silence; Two Wayward Girls!; Born for Trouble!; Love Cheat! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #23
    Romantic Love (1949) 23

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    Art by Louis Zansky and Rafael Astarita. Cover by Everett Raymond Kinstler. Lurid tales of love and crime, with lush covers reprinted from Avon paperbacks. Jean rejects handsome boy next door Barney because she still sees him as a childhood pal; Mary is torn between arrogant but handsome boxer Rocky and her fiance Joe; Lila fools around with her husbands boss in order to advance her husbands career. The Dream Next Door; Deadline for Love!; Too Great a Temptation; Our Stolen Love; Promotions for Harry; Love Across the Atlantic. Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.