(February 1952)

Prize, 1947 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Headline Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Prize Publication
Editing
?
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S; Later Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Adapted from true police and FBI cases.


[Alien Blackmail Ring] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Pete Webster; Mr. Cropper

Alien Blackmail Ring! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marvin Stein (signed)
Inks
Marvin Stein (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
crime
Characters
Pete Webster (narrator, cowardly owner of a shark-fishing boat); John Cropper (deported racket boss and killer)

The Outcast! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
crime
Characters
Teddy Zinker (snitch, outcast)

Extra! Extra! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Merchant of Death! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
crime
Characters
Ira Capper (narrator, hit-man)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Staged Alibi (Table of Contents: 6)

True Detective Spotlight Mystery / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Closeups / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

True crime anecdotes

Fall Guy! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Joey Arnold (convicted thief who served his time but never surrendered the loot)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Alien Blackmail Ring]
  2. 1. Alien Blackmail Ring!
  3. 2. The Outcast!
  4. 3. Extra! Extra!
  5. 4. Merchant of Death!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Staged Alibi
    True Detective Spotlight Mystery
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Closeups
  10. 9. Fall Guy!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Katie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Walls
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Len Wolinsky