Headline Comics #v1#2 (2)
(March 1943)

Prize, 1943 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-01-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
American Boys' Comics, Inc.
Editing
Samuel Bierman
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Index revised from a scan from http://digitalcomicmuseum.com.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Junior Rangers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Junior Rangers

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Junior Rangers / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder (signed)
Inks
Jack Binder (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Junior Rangers! Symbol of American fighting youth!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Junior Rangers [Roger Ranger; Smokey O'Toole; Jerry Simms]; Hirohito; The Monk

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Animal Crackers / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Buster Green (signed)
Inks
Buster Green (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Didn't I meet you in Blackstone's hat...
Genre
humor

The Adventure of the Blazing Underground (Table of Contents: 3)

Cliff Gordon / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Cliff Gordon

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Happy and Scrappy / comic story / 1.66 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Browne (signed)
Inks
Ken Browne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Happy, dear, I want you to go to the store for a loaf of bread!
Characters
Happy; Scrappy

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Little Johnny Doolittle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Zere
Inks
Al Zere
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With Johnny the boy brain trust to find it...
Genre
children
Characters
Little Johnny Doolittle; Lumpy Moran

Under Ground (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Perry Allen and His Pan-American Adventures / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Ferstadt (signed)
Inks
Lou Ferstadt (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There was a time, long ago, when the freedom-loving Incas fled...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Perry Allen; Don Powers

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Pvt. Messkit / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Zere
Inks
Al Zere
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ouch!" "Did oo cut oo lily white hand?
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Private Messkit

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Tom Morgan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Zere
Inks
Al Zere
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tom Morgan is an American school-boy...
Characters
Tom Morgan (first appearance)

Boy's Life of General Thomas Holcomb (Table of Contents: 12)

Boy's Life of... / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder (signed)
Inks
Jack Binder (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Thomas Holcomb

Indexer Notes

Bio of General Thomas Holcomb of U.S. Marine Corps.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Junior Rangers
  2. 1. ["The Junior Rangers! Symbol of American fighting youth!"]
    Junior Rangers
  3. 2. ["Didn't I meet you in Blackstone's hat..."]
    Animal Crackers
  4. 3. The Adventure of the Blazing Underground
    Cliff Gordon
  5. 4. ["Happy, dear, I want you to go to the store for a loaf of bread!"]
    Happy and Scrappy
  6. 5. ["Win war bonds for your ideas!"]
  7. 6. ["With Johnny the boy brain trust to find it..."]
    Little Johnny Doolittle
  8. 7. Under Ground
  9. 8. ["There was a time, long ago, when the freedom-loving Incas fled..."]
    Perry Allen and His Pan-American Adventures
  10. 9. ["Ouch!" "Did oo cut oo lily white hand?"]
    Pvt. Messkit
  11. 10. ["Don't miss this daredevil. exciting issue!"]
  12. 11. ["Tom Morgan is an American school-boy..."]
    Tom Morgan
  13. 12. Boy's Life of General Thomas Holcomb
    Boy's Life of...
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