(January 1941)

Prize, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
John Reece?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lama / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Green Lama [Jethro Dumont]

[The Return of the Whistler] (Table of Contents)

Black Owl / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Kirby

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Owl [Doug Danville]; The Whistler (villain; death)
Synopsis:
Excalibur is lost at sea.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Greg Theakston.

Letters credit identified by Greg Theakston and later Harry Mendryk on the Jack Kirby Museum web page http://kirbymuseum.org/blogs/simonandkirby/archives/2369, 31 October 2008 (retrieved 15 December 2014).

[Vulcan's Underground City] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Frost / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ben Thompson
Inks:
Ben Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dr. Frost; Vulcan (villain)

[A Saboteur's Salvation] (Table of Contents)

Ted O'Neil / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Kirby

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Ted O'Neil; Dawson (introduction, death)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Greg Theakston.

Letters credit identified by Greg Theakston and later Harry Mendryk on the Jack Kirby Museum web page http://kirbymuseum.org/blogs/simonandkirby/archives/2369, 31 October 2008 (retrieved 15 December 2014).

New Adventures No. 2 (Table of Contents)

Frankenstein / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Briefer
Pencils:
Dick Briefer [as Frank N. Stein]
Inks:
Dick Briefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Frankenstein; Victor Frankenstein; Betty; The Crocoman (first appearance; death; Frankenstein's second monster)
Reprints:

[The Cult of the Mad] (Table of Contents)

Green Lama / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Crossen
Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Green Lama [Jethro Dumont]; The Cult of the Mad (first appearance; villains); their leader (first appearance; villain; death)

[The Attack of Captain Carney] (Table of Contents)

Captain Gallant / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Grieg Chapian
Inks:
Grieg Chapian
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Gallant [Jon Gallant]; Captain Carney (first appearance; villain; death)

Task No. 2 (Table of Contents)

Twist Turner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Four Roth Brothers (Los Bros. Roth?)
Pencils:
Four Roth Brothers [Irving Roir; Al Ross; Ben Roth; Salo Roth]
Inks:
Four Roth Brothers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Twist Turner; Lefjab (first appearance; villain)

The Hijackers (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Hauen
Letters:
typeset

[The Death Light of Ginger Hawk] (Table of Contents)

Great Voodini / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Guardineer?
Pencils:
Jon Smalle
Inks:
Jon Smalle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Voodini; Ginger Hawk (first appearance; villain)

[Introducing Gene West] (Table of Contents)

Power Nelson / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Norris
Inks:
Paul Norris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Power Nelson [Gene Wast] (new secret identity); Von Dribitz (first appearance; villain); Dr. Daniels (first appearance)
Synopsis:
Power Nelson assumes secret i.d. of Gene West.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Lama
  2. 1. [The Return of the Whistler]
    Black Owl
  3. 2. [Vulcan's Underground City]
    Dr. Frost
  4. 3. [A Saboteur's Salvation]
    Ted O'Neil
  5. 4. New Adventures No. 2
    Frankenstein
  6. 5. [The Cult of the Mad]
    Green Lama
  7. 6. [The Attack of Captain Carney]
    Captain Gallant
  8. 7. Task No. 2
    Twist Turner
  9. 8. The Hijackers
  10. 9. [The Death Light of Ginger Hawk]
    Great Voodini
  11. 10. [Introducing Gene West]
    Power Nelson
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