Prize Comics #v1#12 (12)
(July 1941)

Prize, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1941-05-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Editing
John Reece ?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Owl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Black Owl dashes in as the foreign ship is about to blow up the Panama Canal!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Owl; Frankenstein (inset); Green Lama (inset); Power Nelson (inset); Voodini (inset); Twist Turner (inset)
Reprints
Keywords
dynamite; Panama Canal

The Reaper (Table of Contents: 1)

Black Owl / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Black Owl [Doug Danville]; The Reaper (first appearance; villain)

[The Black Smoke Robberies] (Table of Contents: 2)

Dr. Frost / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Thompson
Inks
Ben Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Dr. Frost

[The Secret Nazi Air Base] (Table of Contents: 3)

Ted O'Neil / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Frankenstein and Bulldog (Table of Contents: 4)

Frankenstein / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Frankenstein; Bulldog [Denny Dunsan]; Victor Frankenstein;

Indexer Notes

References to HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, which Briefer adapted for JUMBO COMICS

[Sing Po, Oriental Racketeer] (Table of Contents: 5)

Green Lama / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Crossen
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Green Lama [Jethro Dumont]; Sing Po (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

[Whizzo, Man of a Million Masks] (Table of Contents: 6)

Great Voodini / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jon Smalle
Inks
Jon Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Voodini (last appearance); Whizzo (first appearance; villain)

Tommy Makes Good (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Task No. 6 (Table of Contents: 8)

Twist Turner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Irving Roir [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Al Ross [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Ben Roth [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Salo [as The Four Roth Bros.]
Pencils
Irving Roir [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Al Ross [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Ben Roth [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Salo [as The Four Roth Bros.]
Inks
Irving Roir [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Al Ross [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Ben Roth [as The Four Roth Bros.]; Salo [as The Four Roth Bros.]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Twist Turner

[The Bomber Blueprints Blitz] (Table of Contents: 9)

Power Nelson / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Norris
Inks
Paul Norris
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Power Nelson; Hertz (first appearance; villain)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The Black Owl dashes in as the foreign ship is about to blow up the Panama Canal!"]
    Black Owl
  2. 1. The Reaper
    Black Owl
  3. 2. [The Black Smoke Robberies]
    Dr. Frost
  4. 3. [The Secret Nazi Air Base]
    Ted O'Neil
  5. 4. Frankenstein and Bulldog
    Frankenstein
  6. 5. [Sing Po, Oriental Racketeer]
    Green Lama
  7. 6. [Whizzo, Man of a Million Masks]
    Great Voodini
  8. 7. Tommy Makes Good
  9. 8. Task No. 6
    Twist Turner
  10. 9. [The Bomber Blueprints Blitz]
    Power Nelson
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