(February 1943)

Prize, 1943 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
American Boys' Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Samuel Bierman
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Junior Rangers / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

["Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased..."] (Table of Contents)

Junior Rangers / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Binder (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Binder (signed)
Inks:
Jack Binder ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Junior Rangers [Smokey; Roger; Chan; etc.] (first appearance)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Animal Crackers / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Buster Green
Pencils:
Buster Green
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Just as necessity is the mother of invention, so will a country's need..."] (Table of Contents)

Cliff Gordon the Wonder Boy / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Cliff Gordon (first appearance)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Happy and Scrappy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Happy (first appearance); Scrappy (first appearance)

["Crime rears its ugly head in the presence of..."] (Table of Contents)

Little Johnny Doolittle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Little Johnny Doolittle (first appearance)

Grandfather Clock (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Crest Wood
Letters:
typeset

["Swashbuckling Yankee adventurers they are..."] (Table of Contents)

Perry Allen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Perry Allen (first appearance; Pan-American adventurer); Don Powers (his friend)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Private Messkit / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Private Messkit (first appearance)

["It takes all kinds to make the world."] (Table of Contents)

Buck Sanders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Buck Sanders

Indexer Notes

app. between PRIZE COMICS #28 / 29

Calling All Readers! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
House ad for Prize Comics with cover reproductions

Boy's Life of General MacArthur (Table of Contents)

Douglas MacArthur / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; biography
Characters:
Douglas MacArthur

Indexer Notes

Douglas MacArthur bio

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Junior Rangers
  2. 1. ["Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased..."]
    Junior Rangers
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Animal Crackers
  4. 3. ["Just as necessity is the mother of invention, so will a country's need..."]
    Cliff Gordon the Wonder Boy
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Happy and Scrappy
  6. 5. ["Crime rears its ugly head in the presence of..."]
    Little Johnny Doolittle
  7. 6. Grandfather Clock
  8. 7. ["Swashbuckling Yankee adventurers they are..."]
    Perry Allen
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Private Messkit
  10. 9. ["It takes all kinds to make the world."]
    Buck Sanders
  11. 10. Calling All Readers!
  12. 11. Boy's Life of General MacArthur
    Douglas MacArthur
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Nick Caputo
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  • Bob Klein
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