(July-August 1946)

Prize, 1943 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
American Boys' Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Prize Publication
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:
?

Characters:
Junior Rangers

Swamp-Rat Killer (Table of Contents)

Junior Rangers / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer?
Inks:
Henry Kiefer?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Junior Rangers

The Affair of the Bogus Bills (Table of Contents)

Carrot Topp / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Weiss ?
Inks:
Morris Weiss ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Carrot Topp

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Picture Queries! / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

A Prize Publication (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
House ad for four Prize Group comics, with cover reproductions

The Great Plane Robbery (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Buck Saunders

Beast of Prey (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Jose Amorta (chief of detectives)

["Shunted into temporary exile by a cynical editor..."] (Table of Contents)

Copy Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Rudy Rawls [Copy Boy] (last appearance)

["An assassin's bullet strikes down a leading Latin-American liberal..."] (Table of Contents)

Atomic Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane ? [as Bekay] (signed)
Inks:
Gil Kane ? [as Bekay] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atomic Man [Adam Mann]; Dr. Mendez; Dr. Fletcher; Group of Fascists [Ramon; others un-named] (villains)
Synopsis:
A group of Fascists in a South American town seriously wound a doctor who, they believe, is selling them out to the Americans. Atomic Man stops an assault on a power plant providing the power to the hospital where Dr. Mendez is being operated on.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Junior Rangers
  2. 1. Swamp-Rat Killer
    Junior Rangers
  3. 2. The Affair of the Bogus Bills
    Carrot Topp
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Picture Queries!
  5. 4. A Prize Publication
  6. 5. The Great Plane Robbery
    Buck Saunders
  7. 6. Beast of Prey
  8. 7. ["Shunted into temporary exile by a cynical editor..."]
    Copy Boy
  9. 8. ["An assassin's bullet strikes down a leading Latin-American liberal..."]
    Atomic Man
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