Cover swiped from Illicit Interlude
This painting was published twice as a digest cover for Cameo books, first as Office Sinner by Gene Harvey (Cameo books #334, 1953):
The frank story of a young girl who works in an office… side by side with men
and then again one year later as Blonde Hellcat by Arthur Marin (Cameo books #368, 1954):
She was ambitious, passionate and jealous – of her own mother
Refused by his wife, Harry felt his desires were undeniable, however timid or bold they might be.
Sally loved her job — and her tough, crusading boss. She was determined to protect him. She just didn’t know how vicious his enemies were!
From the back:
Sally went to work for Brian Barton, the dedicated consumer advocate, with stars in her eyes. To her, he was the finest man in the world, even if he was too wound up in his work to give her all the love she wanted. She learned, too late, that Brian had powerful, implacable enemies who would do anything they could to ruin him… And that they would use her as their totally helpless weapon!
Cover swiped from Divorce Bait
Jim Manning’s pretty secretaries had to play the game to keep their jobs. Then Cute Ann Lincoln took over — and wanted even more than Jim could handle!
When A One-Man Woman Plays The Field…
I love that he has a pin-up girl on his necktie.
Lusting for money and power they used sex — any kind of sex — to claw their way to the top.
Man, oh, man, she was slaying me, inch by inch — smile by smile!
A Behind-The-Scenes Peek At The Special Activities Performed By Some Secretaries In Return For Their Extra-High Salaries!
He Fell Prey To His Private Secretary.
Was She The Boss’s Office Wife?
How young women rise in the world of big business!
Even before she got on the staff Eve knew she would be taking more than dictation
From the back:
Season Of Sin
Eve could never say she didn’t know what she was letting herself in for when she took the job as private secretary to the lecherous owner of a pleasure resort — he had made a pass at her before she was hired. But Eve was in trouble and needed the job regardless of the risk. Between her boss and Cliff and Doug she sometimes did not know which end was up, but she managed to ride out the season.
Life behind the scenes of a pleasure resort where the staff played harder than the guests.