(February 1952)

Prize, 1947 Series
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Volume:
5
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Headline Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Prize Publication
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S; Later Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Adapted from true police and FBI cases.


[Alien Blackmail Ring] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marvin Stein ?
Inks:
Marvin Stein ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Pete Webster; Mr. Cropper

Alien Blackmail Ring! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marvin Stein (signed)
Inks:
Marvin Stein (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Pete Webster (narrator, cowardly owner of a shark-fishing boat); John Cropper (deported racket boss and killer)

The Outcast! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Teddy Zinker (snitch, outcast)

Extra! Extra! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Characters:
John Lindstrom

Indexer Notes

House ad for Headline Comics

Merchant of Death! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Ira Capper (narrator, hit-man)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
American Eagle

Indexer Notes

House ad for Prize Western

Staged Alibi (Table of Contents)

True Detective Spotlight Mystery / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mickey Finn

Indexer Notes

House ad for Mickey Finn Comics

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Closeups / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

True crime anecdotes

Fall Guy! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Joey Arnold (convicted thief who served his time but never surrendered the loot)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Alien Blackmail Ring]
  2. 1. Alien Blackmail Ring!
  3. 2. The Outcast!
  4. 3. Extra! Extra!
  5. 4. Merchant of Death!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Staged Alibi
    True Detective Spotlight Mystery
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Closeups
  10. 9. Fall Guy!
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