Prize Comics #v1#1 (1)
(March 1940)

Prize, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1940-01-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Feature Publications, Inc.
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

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, January-December 1940, Numbers 1-4. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 439740.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Power Nelson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Sprang?
Inks
Dick Sprang?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

[The Coming of Power Nelson] (Table of Contents: 1)

Power Nelson / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Sprang?
Inks
Dick Sprang?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Power Nelson (first appearance; origin); Emperor Seng I (first appearance; villain)

[Birth of a Barnstormer] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
King
Pencils
Tarpe Mills? (Nella)
Inks
Tarpe Mills?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Ted O'Neil (first appearance; origin); Midge Martin (first appearance); Nate Ogden (first appearance; villain)

Flaming Death! (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Turner
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[Jupiter's Mission To Earth] (Table of Contents: 4)

Jupiter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Grieg Chapian
Inks
Grieg Chapian
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Jupiter (first appearance; an alien magician); Jim Johnson (first appearance); Gyp Mercer (first appearance; villain)

[The Rescue of Lt. Andre] (Table of Contents: 5)

Jaxon of the Jungle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tarpe Mills?
Pencils
Tarpe Mills (Edgar Allen, Jr.)
Inks
Tarpe Mills
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Mike Jaxon (first appearance)

[The Master Plan of Zola] (Table of Contents: 6)

Secret Agent M-11 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
H. Cardwell
Inks
H. Cardwell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Secret Agent M-11 (first appearance); Zola (first appearance; villain)

[The Corpse In the Snowman] (Table of Contents: 7)

K the Unknown / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Turner (Thomas Brown)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
K the Unknown [Doug Danville] (first appearance; only appearance); Terry Dane (first appearance); Sigmund Rathko (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

[My Brother, the Counterfeiter] (Table of Contents: 8)

Buck Brady / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Malcolm Kildale
Pencils
William Rowland
Inks
William Rowland
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Buck Brady (first appearance); Carter Brady (first appearance; villain; Buck's brother)

[The Ghost-Ship Isle] (Table of Contents: 9)

Storm Curtis / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Storm Curtis (first appearance)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Power Nelson
  2. 1. [The Coming of Power Nelson]
    Power Nelson
  3. 2. [Birth of a Barnstormer]
    Ted O'Neil
  4. 3. Flaming Death!
  5. 4. [Jupiter's Mission To Earth]
    Jupiter
  6. 5. [The Rescue of Lt. Andre]
    Jaxon of the Jungle
  7. 6. [The Master Plan of Zola]
    Secret Agent M-11
  8. 7. [The Corpse In the Snowman]
    K the Unknown
  9. 8. [My Brother, the Counterfeiter]
    Buck Brady
  10. 9. [The Ghost-Ship Isle]
    Storm Curtis
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Clint Maxwell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose