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Home Magazine Enterprises Dream Book of Romance #6 (Brando cover)-JVJ
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Another book from the JVJ collection.
Bob Powell art in first story.
tilliban-novus scan.


Issue: #6 (A-1 #101 [102])
Published: April-June 1954, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 36, Editing: Ray Krank
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U. S. Paper Stock: Glossy Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: Indicia reads: DREAM BOOK OF ROMANCE No. 6 (A-1 No. 101). The indicias of this issue and White Indian #12 both say "A-1 No. 101". Based on copyright dates, White Indian #12 is A-1 #101 and Dream Book of Romance #6 is A-1 #102. On sale date from the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, 1954.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Credits: Pencils: ? (photograph) | Inks: ? (photograph) | Colours: ? (photograph) | Letters: typeset
Genre: Romance

Comic Story (7 pages) The Stuff Dreams Are Made of...
Synopsis: Jane has an inferiority complex about her appearance thanks to her sister Patty’s constant comments about how “plain” she is. George secretly enters Jane’s photo in a beauty contest and she wins. Patty confesses she’s always been envious of Jane and apologises. Jane accepts her apology and becomes engaged to marry George.
Credits: Pencils: Bob Powell (signed) | Inks: Bob Powell (signed)
Genre: Romance
Characters: Jane Carter Patty Carter Jim Bradley Hal George Palmer

Letters Page (2 pages) The Dream Mirror
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (7 pages) Torn by Temptation!
Synopsis: Nurse Ann is engaged to Dr. Ted but he works constantly and they aren’t yet financially able to marry. Ann dates former patient Fred, an advertising man, and breaks up with Ted. Her social life begins to adversely affect her nursing work. She realises Fred’s world is “selfish, shallow and useless.” When they witness a car accident, Fred wants to leave but Ann stays and gives the victims medical assistance, saving their lives. She reconciles with Ted.
Credits: Pencils: Frank Bolle (signed) | Inks: Frank Bolle (signed)
Genre: Romance
Characters: Ann Barton Dr. Ted Stevens Fred Daniels J.B. Parkins

Comic Story (5 pages) The Man of My Dreams!
Synopsis: Commercial artist Peggy consults a psychiatrist about a recurring dream she has of a man. He advises her to follow her dream of becoming a fashion designer and she moves to a small town and opens a shop. Peggy falls in love with Peter and decides he’s her “dream man” even though he doesn’t resemble the figure in her dream. However, she learns she was only Peter's “summer romance” and he’s engaged to someone else. Peggy decides to sell her business and start over elsewhere, but one day she opens her door and the man from her dream is standing there.
Credits: Pencils: Frank Bolle (signed) [as FWB] | Inks: Frank Bolle (signed) [as FWB]
Genre: Romance
Characters: Peggy Walker Peter Van Schuyler

Comic Story (7 pages) Nightmare of Love
Synopsis: Vivian is obsessed with celebrities. She’s engaged to Johnny but he balks when she tries to make him “glamorous” like movie star Roger Hall. They break up. Vivian moves to Hollywood and gets a bit part in a Roger Hall movie. She dates Roger and thinks they’ll be married, then discovers he’s bald, has missing teeth, and his muscles are padding in his clothes. He says their dates were for publicity purposes. Vivian returns to real, honest Johnny.
Credits: Pencils: Fred Guardineer (signed) [as F. B. G.] | Inks: Fred Guardineer (signed) [as F. B. G.] | Letters: Fred Guardineer ?
Genre: Romance
Characters: Vivian Brown Mrs. Brown Mr. Tyler Roger Hall Fred Johnny Kent [Blake] Mrs. Higgins Pop

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Home Magazine Enterprises Dream Book of Romance #6 (Brando cover)-JVJ
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