Loving Leftovers

Original Vintage Art & Text

Art by Bill Ward in the story “Rapture at Homecoming Time” in DIARY LOVES #8, 1951. Curious to see more? Click the link to read the entire vintage comic book.

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Man and woman kissing.

WOMAN (thinking): Tastes like chicken…kisses like a turkey!

CAPTION: She hungered for a finger-lickin’ good romance! But…alas! He was just another overcooked turkey leftover.

1951 Art: Bill Ward
Re-creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Tasteful as Always: John Lustig

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SCENE: Man and woman kissing.

WOMAN (thinking): Tastes like chicken…kisses like a turkey!

CAPTION: She hungered for a finger-lickin' good romance! But...alas! He was just another overcooked turkey leftover.

1951 Art: Bill Ward
Re-creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Tasteful as Always: John Lustig

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And Now This…

Original Vintage Art & Text

 

Art by Frank Frazetta in the story “A Love of My Own” in Personal Love #24, 1953. Published by Eastern Color. Curious to see more? Click the link to read the entire vintage comic book.

The Abby Amour miniseries runs every Friday. Dialogue by Tony IsabellaIf you’ve missed any episodes, no problem. You can catch here:

 

 

 

Transcript:

CAPTION: Abby. Food-poisoning. Impaired thinking. Heading to base
hospital. Almost hit by jeep driven by this meathead.

 And now this…

JOHNNY SACHO: You don’t look so good, doll. I can help.

JOHNNY: I’m certified in mouth-to-mouth.

ABBY (thought): Dear God, please don’t let me die…

ABBY (thought): …with this ape pawing me.
CAPTION: To be continued

1953 Art: Frank Frazetta Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Writer: Tony Isabella

And Now This…
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LOGO: The Loves of Abby Amour

CAPTION: Abby. Food-poisoning. Impaired thinking. Heading to base
hospital. Almost hit by jeep driven by this meathead.

 And now this...

JOHNNY: You don’t look so good, doll. I can help.

JOHNNY: I’m certified in mouth-to-mouth.

ABBY (thought): Dear God, please don’t let me die...



ABBY (thought): ...with this ape pawing me.
CAPTION: To be continued

1953 Art: Frank Frazetta Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Writer: Tony Isabella

And Now This...
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Turkey Without Dressing?

Happy Thanksgiving!

I’m feeling grateful today about many things–family, friends and great readers like you. I’m also abundantly grateful that I’m working with exceptional contributors like Mike Pascale, Tony Isabella and Diego Jourdan Pereira. I’m a lucky guy.

Original Vintage Art & Text

Artist Unknown. From the story “The Love that Failed” in FIRST KISS #25, 1962 (Sorry. The no link this time because the original comic book is not online.)

 

Transcript:

SCENE: We see a man from the top part of his bare chest. He’s wearing a white chef’s hat. He’s facing a (dressed) woman who has one hand over her face.

MAN: The turkey’s almost ready! When are your parents getting here?
WOMAN: Right after you put on a shirt…and pants!
CAPTION: Be grateful for the bare necessities! And have a…Happy Thanksgiving!
1962 Artist unknown Partial Color: Allen Freeman
Mostly Dressed: Mike Pascale & John Lustig

 

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SCENE: We see a man from the top part of his bare chest. He's wearing a white chef's hat. He's facing a (dressed) woman who has one hand over her face.

MAN: The turkey’s almost ready! When are your parents getting here?
WOMAN: Right after you put on a shirt…and pants!
CAPTION: Be grateful for the bare necessities! And have a...Happy Thanksgiving!
1962 Artist unknown Partial Color: Allen Freeman
Mostly Dressed: Mike Pascale & John Lustig

Talking Turkey

Gobble! Gobble!

 

 

 

Transcript:

SCENE: Four turkey hens talking in the foreground. In the background is a male turkey.HEN #1: So, you and tom are “doing it?”
HEN #2: Yes. But he promised to marry me!
HEN #3: Really?
HEN #4: When?
HEN #1: The day after Thanksgiving!
Foreground Turkeys: Mikkel Bergmann Background Turkey: William Stark
Talking Turkey: John Lustig
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SCENE: Four turkey hens talking in the foreground. In the background is a male turkey.

HEN #1: So, you and tom are “doing it?”
HEN #2: Yes. But he promised to marry me!
HEN #3: Really?
HEN #4: When?
HEN #1: The day after Thanksgiving!
Foreground Turkeys: Mikkel Bergmann Background Turkey: William Stark
Talking Turkey: John Lustig
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Hurry Up

Original Vintage Art & Text

Inks by Dick Giordano from the story “Heartbreaker” in FIRST KISS #12, 1960. Curious to see more? Click the link to read the entire vintage comic book.

 

Here’s a story synopsis of the original art’s story “Heartbreaker” via the good folks at ComicBookPlus.com:

Jill is the “campus queen,” who flirts with boys and breaks their hearts. She becomes interested in new student Ron and thinks she’s found true love at last. However, Ron says he’s taking someone else to the prom, and now Jill has “learned my lesson…the hard way!”

 

 

 

 

Original Vintage Art & Text

Curious to see more? Click the link to read the entire vintage comic book.

Transcript:

SCENE: A man is driving a car and a woman is beside him in the passenger seat. The car is a convertible or a jalopy.

WOMAN: Hurry! We’ve got to elope…before one of us changes her mind!

1960 Inks: Dick Giordano Color: Allen Freeman
Pedal to the Metal: John Lustig

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SCENE: A man is driving a car and a woman is beside him in the passenger seat. The car is a convertible or a jalopy.

WOMAN: Hurry! We’ve got to elope...before one of us changes her mind!

1960 Inks: Dick Giordano Color: Allen Freeman
Pedal to the Metal: John Lustig

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