(April-May 1954)

Prize, 1954 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Headline Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Prize Group
Editing:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Who is the Fighting American?"] (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover colors credit from Greg Theakston via the GCD Error List (5 April 2008)

Break the Spy Ring (Table of Contents: 1)

Fighting American / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fighting American [Johnny Flagg; Nelson Flagg]; Martha Von Lohded; Mary Stewart; Peter Piper
Synopsis:
Nelson Flagg's older brother, Johnny, is killed by enemies of America. The Army transfers Nelson's brain into Johnny's body to create the Fighting American, who tracks down and captures Peter Piper and his gang.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cold War

Indexer Notes

Colors credit from Greg Theakston via the GCD Error List (5 April 2008)

Reuel Gridley (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Track Down the Baby Buzz Bombs (Table of Contents: 3)

Fighting American / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fighting American [Nelson Flagg; Johnny Flagg]; Speedboy [Dan Sprite]; Von Feygel
Synopsis:
Speedboy helps the Fighting American stop Von Feygel from attacking Johnny Flagg with miniaturized remote controlled buzz-bombs.
Reprints:
Keywords:
buzz bomb; Cold War

Indexer Notes

Colors credit from Greg Theakston via the GCD Error List (5 April 2008)

Abracadabra! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Eagle Trap (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Homer (Table of Contents: 6)

Homer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Duel to the Finish Line! (Table of Contents: 7)

Fighting American / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fighting American [Johnny Flagg; Nelson Flagg]; Speedboy [Dan Sprite]; Mary Grady; Gnortz; Bohltz; Dan Grady
Synopsis:
Enemy agents kill race car driver Dan Grady before the big European race but the Fighting American takes his place and wins the auto race.
Reprints:
Keywords:
auto racing; Cold War; Eiffel Tower; France

Indexer Notes

Colors credit from Greg Theakston via the GCD Error List (5 April 2008)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Who is the Fighting American?"]
    Fighting American
  2. 1. Break the Spy Ring
    Fighting American
  3. 2. Reuel Gridley
  4. 3. Track Down the Baby Buzz Bombs
    Fighting American
  5. 4. Abracadabra!
  6. 5. Eagle Trap
  7. 6. Homer
    Homer
  8. 7. Duel to the Finish Line!
    Fighting American
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