(February-March 1956)

Prize, 1947 Series
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Volume:
9
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Headline Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Prize Group
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

Double Play! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Shadow of Doom! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Carl Macy

A Dollar Bill with Character! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
John Henry; Matt Ainsley
Synopsis:
Haberdasher John Henry is robbed by a masked man, who takes a dollar bill patched with tape. Several days later, Matt Ainsley buys a pack of cigarettes with the same dollar and is arrested for the robbery.

Closeups (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

There is a decorative border (images of pistols, badges, handcuffs, etc.) around this text story but no real illustration.

Double Play! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Kessler
Synopsis:
Communist spy Kessler is landed by submarine on the U.S. coast in an attempt to steal the secrets to the "B-Bomb."

Silent Witness (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Lou Fields
Synopsis:
Lou Fields is briefly held hostage by a robber. At first he refuses to describe the man, fearing reprisals.

Social Note (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Decorative border around text story but no real illustration.

Skin Deep! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Draut (signed)
Inks:
Bill Draut (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Burton; Ed
Synopsis:
Handsome cop Burton goes undercover to capture some smugglers. Although exposed as a detective, he uses a pocket mirror, under the guise of combing his hair, to alert the Coast Guard.

Indexer Notes

Signed in upper right-hand corner of splash panel.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Double Play!
  2. 1. Shadow of Doom!
  3. 2. A Dollar Bill with Character!
  4. 3. Closeups
  5. 4. Double Play!
  6. 5. Silent Witness
  7. 6. Social Note
  8. 7. Skin Deep!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • David Wilt
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Len Wolinsky