(September-October 1955)

Prize, 1955 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Feature Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Prize Group
Editing:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby ?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover
Binding:
saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tom Corbett, Space Cadet / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Corbett

Do You Need Extra Money? (Table of Contents)

Cheerful Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople for Christmas cards.

Dangerous Cargo! (Table of Contents)

Tom Corbett, Space Cadet / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Corbett; Captain Strong; Astro
Synopsis:
The cadets encounter trouble when they take a shipful of outlaws to Ganymede.

The Drifter (Table of Contents)

Tom Corbett, Space Cadet / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tom Corbett; Terry Sterling; Astro; Roger Manning; Captain Strong
Synopsis:
A furlough for the cadets turns into an adventure on Mars.

It's Great News! We GIve You Cash Money or... (Table of Contents)

Wilson Chemical Co.; Cloverine Brand Salve / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad to recruit salespeople for Cloverine Brand Salve.

Rays of Hope (Table of Contents)

Space News / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Articles about smallpox, Mercury and meteors.

The Hermits of Callisto! (Table of Contents)

Captain Quick and the Space Scouts / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain Quick; Commander Lucius Roberts
Synopsis:
The Space Scouts find a group of hermits that does not want to be rescued.

Complete New Playsuit Sensation Genuine Superman Outfit (Table of Contents)

Honor House Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Superman costume is printed in red and black in the advertisement, most likely to avoid charges of trademark infringement since the seller was not the manufacturer. This same ad appeared in comics published by many different companies.

Forces You to Save (Table of Contents)

Honor House Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a bank shaped like a cash register.

The Craters of Mercury! (Table of Contents)

Tom Corbett, Space Cadet / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain Strong; Astro; Roger Manning; Captain Strong
Synopsis:
The cadets fly to Mercury on a rescue mission.
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They Saw It (Table of Contents)

Space News / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Articles about Jupiter, flying saucers and phantom bowmen.

Scrap Book for Space Scouts (Table of Contents)

Time Scope / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
The cadets view Ben Franklin as he plays with lightning.

$35,000 Bous Offered by the U. S. Government for Uranium Found Anywhere! (Table of Contents)

U. S. Geiger Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Geiger Counter ad. Order one for only $24.95.

Mystery! Magic! Science! Fun! (Table of Contents)

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ads for gag items.

Fix TV and Radio Sets Right Away (Table of Contents)

McGraw-Hill Book Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for TV and Radio Repair Manual.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Terrific Value! (Table of Contents)

Lucky Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for plastic toy airplanes.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
  2. 1. Do You Need Extra Money?
    Cheerful Card Company
  3. 2. Dangerous Cargo!
    Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
  4. 3. The Drifter
    Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
  5. 4. It's Great News! We GIve You Cash Money or...
    Wilson Chemical Co.; Cloverine Brand Salve
  6. 5. Rays of Hope
    Space News
  7. 6. The Hermits of Callisto!
    Captain Quick and the Space Scouts
  8. 7. Complete New Playsuit Sensation Genuine Superman Outfit
    Honor House Products
  9. 8. Forces You to Save
    Honor House Products
  10. 9. The Craters of Mercury!
    Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
  11. 10. They Saw It
    Space News
  12. 11. Scrap Book for Space Scouts
    Time Scope
  13. 12. $35,000 Bous Offered by the U. S. Government for Uranium Found Anywhere!
    U. S. Geiger Co.
  14. 13. Mystery! Magic! Science! Fun!
    Honor House Products Corp.
  15. 14. Fix TV and Radio Sets Right Away
    McGraw-Hill Book Co.
  16. 15. Terrific Value!
    Lucky Products
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