(May-June 1949)

Prize, 1947 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Feature Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.; Later Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
romance
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Joe Simon ink credit changed to Jack Kirby based on info from Greg Theakston.

The Town and Toni Benson! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Toni Benson Budko; Stanley Budko; Sarah Benson; Dr. Jenkins; Albert Rheinbeck; Amon Cleveland; Marshall Cleveland; Bob Scott; Sophie Morrison Scott; Don Savoldi; Jack Fontaine
Synopsis:
Toni and Stan get married and inherit a house from Toni’s grandmother. They face prejudice from some of the residents of their small town due to Stan's previous reputation as a "bad boy" and gambler. Urged to sell the house, Toni and Stan want to keep it and make ends meet by renting space to several veterans and their families who’ve come to work in the town’s steel mill.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sequel to “I Was a Pick-Up!” in Young Romance 1 (Sept-Oct 1947).

The Language of Love! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Nancy Calkins Andrews; Steve Andrews; Louise Andrews; Ethel Calkins; William Thompson; Cecil Bartholomew; Miriam Hathaway
Synopsis:
Librarian Nancy marries steelworker Steve. Her sister Ethel is appalled by Steve’s bad manners and low social status, and Steve orders her to leave their house. Nancy goes along. She invites Steve to Ethel’s town to see if he can behave in “civilised” company. He acts “vulgar” but Ethel’s friends like it, calling her a “stuffed shirt.” Nancy and Steve reconcile.

My Father´s New Wife! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Kit; Carol; Pete; Kit's father
Synopsis:
College student Kit is shocked when her widowed father marries Carol, only a few years older than she. Her boyfriend Pete sees nothing wrong with this and Kit breaks up with him as a result. She even thinks he’s having an affair with Carol. Kit’s father points out the error of her ways and Kit apologises, then reconciles with Pete.

Second Chance for Love (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Draut (spot illos)
Inks:
Bill Draut (spot illos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance

[Steady Boy Friends] (Table of Contents)

Nancy Hale's Problem Clinic / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Nancy Hale; Sue B.; Frankie; Mrs. B.; Mrs. M.
Synopsis:
High school student Sue wants to go steady with Frankie, but her mother says she's too young. Sue visits Nancy Hale for advice and meets Mrs. M, who says she went steady with a boy when she was young. However, when they broke up she was very lonely because everyone thought she was "taken." Sue decides to wait before going steady with anyone.

Big City Girl! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr (signed)
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Vicki Russell; Mr. Russell; Mrs. Russell; Burt Struthers; Nina Vinson; Pete Davis; Mrs. Davis; Mrs. Tate
Synopsis:
Vicki and her parents move to a small town from the big city. Vicki’s high school peers think all girls from the city are “fast” and this affects her social life. She dates Pete and when he is injured in an accident, Vicki is blamed. She considers suicide but Pete recovers and they eventually marry.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Town and Toni Benson!
  3. 2. The Language of Love!
  4. 3. My Father´s New Wife!
  5. 4. Second Chance for Love
  6. 5. [Steady Boy Friends]
    Nancy Hale's Problem Clinic
  7. 6. Big City Girl!
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