Prize Comics #v4#4 (40)
(March 1944)

Prize, 1940 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Feature Publications, Inc.
Printer
Printed in U. S. A.
Editing
Samuel Bierman (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

Editor credited in the Statement of Ownership.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Yank & Doodle & Black Owl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A speeding train holds no terror for the Black Owl and Yank & Doodle when there are Nazis to be socked
Genre
superhero
Characters
Yank and Doodle [Yank [Dick Walters]; Doodle [Rick Walters]]; The Black Owl [Walt Walters]

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

James Jesse Rides Again! (Table of Contents: 2)

Yank & Doodle & Black Owl / comic story / 11.66 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Del Bourgo
Inks
Maurice Del Bourgo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Yank and Doodle [Yank [Dick Walters]; Doodle [Rick Walters]]; The Black Owl [Walt Walters]; James Jesse
Synopsis
The Black Owl, Yank and Doodle fight the modern day western bandit, James Jesse.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jerry Bails’ Who’s Who.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

statement of ownership / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Who-Zoo / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Moe Abercrambie (signed as Moe)
Inks
Moe Abercrambie (signed as Moe)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's mud in your eye!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Four one-panel gags.

[The Freeing of Frankenstein] (Table of Contents: 5)

Frankenstein / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Prof. Carrol did a good turn for society when he converted Frankenstein to a peaceful citizen.
Genre
humor; horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Frankenstein; Schultz; Henry; Ratbaum; Blitzen; Carl
Synopsis
The Resistance works to get Frankenstein out from under Nazi control.

[The Nazi Commandoes] (Table of Contents: 6)

Ted O'Neil / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Arnold Hicks ?
Inks
Arnold Hicks ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Something new has been added on the Soviet fighting front!
Genre
war
Characters
Ted O'Neil; Hinky; Mischa
Synopsis
Three Germans start working as a commando unit sabotaging the Russian villages.

Luck Is All (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Crest Wood
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Jinx; Mr. Brown; Mr. Evans; Imogene Wallace
Synopsis
Jinx recounts how luck has always helped him.

[The Swami] (Table of Contents: 8)

Worldbeater and Unghh / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Morgan
Pencils
Fred Morgan (signed as F. M.)
Inks
Fred Morgan (signed as F. M.)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Worldbeater - man of the future - was positive his invisibility paint would make his and Unggh's fortune!
Genre
humor
Characters
Worldbeater; Unggh; Mr. Brand; Karo
Synopsis
Worldbeater and Unggh get a job at a carnival as a swami act.

[Psycho, the Mental Marvel] (Table of Contents: 9)

Flying Fist and Bingo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Morgan ?
Pencils
Fred Morgan
Inks
Fred Morgan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Many and weird are the powers that man has claimed as his own!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Flying Fish; Bingo; Powers; Psycho; Luncie
Synopsis
Psycho plans revenge against the theater owner who fired him.

Future Figure (Table of Contents: 10)

Flying Fist Magic Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

How to predict an audience member's number and make the number appear on your arm.

[The Fifth Dimensional Camera] (Table of Contents: 11)

Airmale and Stampy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Morgan
Pencils
Fred Morgan
Inks
Fred Morgan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Picture yourself with the power to know what was going to happen 24 hours in advance!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Airmale [Prof. Kenneth Stevens]; Stampy
Synopsis
Stampy accidentally turns his uncle's camera into a device that can photograph the future.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["A speeding train holds no terror for the Black Owl and Yank & Doodle when there are Nazis to be socked"]
    Yank & Doodle & Black Owl
  2. 1. ["Free with your order - the proven 60-day shortcut to terrific muscular horsepower"]
  3. 2. James Jesse Rides Again!
    Yank & Doodle & Black Owl
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. ["Here's mud in your eye!"]
    Who-Zoo
  6. 5. [The Freeing of Frankenstein]
    Frankenstein
  7. 6. [The Nazi Commandoes]
    Ted O'Neil
  8. 7. Luck Is All
  9. 8. [The Swami]
    Worldbeater and Unghh
  10. 9. [Psycho, the Mental Marvel]
    Flying Fist and Bingo
  11. 10. Future Figure
    Flying Fist Magic Page
  12. 11. [The Fifth Dimensional Camera]
    Airmale and Stampy
  13. 12. ["I will train you at home for vital jobs now open in radio"]
  14. 13. ["Boys girls men women pick your prize"]
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