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    Vince Colletta - Popular Romance #29 Complete Original 8-page Story "Don't Play at Love" Original Art (Standard, 1954). Romance fans are unlikely to find a lovelier Vince Colletta story than this beauty! Standerd's master of romance, Alex Toth, revolutionized the comics industry with his elegant and design-oriented storytelling. His work bloomed in the fifties. Soon art director (and inker) Mike Peppe was encouraging the other artists at Standard to adapt Toth's approach and as a result, many Standard stories had the same sharp look, and especially so in the romance line. Vince Colletta, Ross Andru, Mike Esposito, Art Saaf, Nick Cardy, Gene Fawcette, and others proved themselves quite capable of delivering this streamlined "house style." In this melodrama, although college co-ed Josie is insecure about her humble family income level, in the end her sterling character wins the heart of her well-to-do beau. The image area of each page is 12" x 18", and the art is in Excellent condition.

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    14th-15th Friday-Saturday
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