Headline Comics #v2#2 (14)
(July-August 1945)

Prize, 1943 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Junior Rangers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Henry Kiefer (signed)
Inks
Henry Kiefer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Junior Rangers

The Men-Mountains (Table of Contents: 1)

Junior Rangers / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Junior Rangers; Alail and other intelligent penguins (first appearance); The Japanese (villains)

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

Wil-Yum / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here puss, puss!
Genre
humor

[Trapped In Topsy-Turvy Land] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
August Froehlich
Inks
August Froehlich
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Jo-Blo; Topsy-Turvy people

[Introducing Freddie Freckles] (Table of Contents: 4)

Freddie Freckles and Mr. Brainstorm / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Stahl?
Pencils
Al Stahl [as Bruce Baker]
Inks
Al Stahl [as Bruce Baker]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Freddie Freckles (first appearance); Mr. Brainstorm (first appearance; only appearance)

George Washington: First In Peace (Part II) (Table of Contents: 5)

George Washington / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Crest Wood
Letters
typeset

Characters
George Washington

The Big Four (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

The Scientist of Immortality (Table of Contents: 7)

Buck Saunders / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Munson Paddock
Inks
Munson Paddock
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Buck Saunders; Dr. Power (first appearance); Dr. MacAbre (first appearance; villain; death); Meadows (first appearance; villain; death)

Indexer Notes

Art ID from JVJ index card attached to online scanned version: https://comicbookplus.com/?dlid=52389

The Traveling Town (Table of Contents: 8)

Blue Streak / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
August Froehlich
Inks
August Froehlich
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Blue Streak [Jim Dare]

Indexer Notes

Art credit from JVJ index card attached to online scanned version: https://comicbookplus.com/?dlid=52389

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Junior Rangers
  2. 1. The Men-Mountains
    Junior Rangers
  3. 2. ["Here puss, puss!"]
    Wil-Yum
  4. 3. [Trapped In Topsy-Turvy Land]
    Worldbeater and Unghh
  5. 4. [Introducing Freddie Freckles]
    Freddie Freckles and Mr. Brainstorm
  6. 5. George Washington: First In Peace (Part II)
    George Washington
  7. 6. The Big Four
  8. 7. The Scientist of Immortality
    Buck Saunders
  9. 8. The Traveling Town
    Blue Streak
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