(January 1950)

Prize, 1947 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Feature Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.; Later Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carlyle Blackwell, Jr. (photograph)
Inks:
Carlyle Blackwell, Jr. (photograph)
Colors:
Carlyle Blackwell, Jr. (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

Photo cover of Alice Ann Kelly, Warner Bros. Starlet. Info from indicia.

The Girl Who Tempted Me! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Lola Howard; Amos; Ethan; Ma
Synopsis:
Amos returns to his family farm from the city with Lola, a sexy carnival dancer. His brother Ethan frowns upon her “heathen” presence, but Amos says he intends to convince her to marry him. Ethan loses control one night and kisses Lola, then pushes her away. When Lola tells him that Amos is going to propose, Ethan admits he loves her. Ethan allows the jealous Amos to beat him severely; the next day, Ethan leaves for the city and Lola joins him.
Reprints:

I Want Him Back! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Bill Henry; Janet; Ruth Jeffers
Synopsis:
Bill has a crush on Janet but she isn’t interested. Her best friend Ruth loves Bill and Janet arranges for Bill to take Ruth to the prom. Bill claims he still loves Janet but she rejects him. Later, when Bill asks Janet to help him pick out an engagement ring for Ruth, Janet discovers she does love him, after all. Janet decides to fight for his love, but it’s too late: Bill asks Ruth to marry him.

Glamor Can Be Yours (Table of Contents: 3)

Charmaine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Charmaigne]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
romance
Synopsis:
Tips on hand care.

When a Puppy Love Grows up! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Helen Richards; David Fuller; Mr. Carter; Ruth Richards
Synopsis:
Helen rejects aspiring composer David because she wants a successful husband. Helen’s younger sister Ruth has a crush on David; 3 years later, she finds him working a menial job. Ruth convinces David to begin composing again, and uses her savings to finance the debut of his symphony. He’s still in love with Helen, who returns once he’s a success. Later, Helen says David has lost his ambition since Ruth’s been gone. Ruth refuses to help, and when David overhears Helen and proposes to Ruth, she turns him down as well. Her crush is over because he’s “weak.” Ruth is now “free...free!”

Love Trouble (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon ?; Jack Kirby ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
romance

Indexer Notes

3 illos

["All of you girls who think it's a lark to steal another girl's boyfriend"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Nancy Hale's Problem Clinic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Nancy Hale; Velma; Joyce; Brad Gifford; Mrs. Sibert
Synopsis:
Velma flirts with Brad, her friend Joyce’s boyfriend. Brad doesn’t leave Joyce and Joyce gets mad at Velma. Nancy Hale introduces Velma to a married woman who stole her husband from someone else, and now worries about his ability to be faithful to her. Velma apologises to Joyce and they are friends once more.

["I'm a girl who's been around and seen plenty"] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Love's Little Teacher! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bruno Premiani
Inks:
Bruno Premiani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Tony; Helene; Jill; Jay
Synopsis:
Jill breaks up with Jay and dates Tony. She begins to fall in love with him, but her cousin Helene urges her to play hard to get, even dating Jay again to make Tony jealous. Jill discovers Helene is trying to snare Tony for herself. Jill explains everything to Tony and they are reunited.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Girl Who Tempted Me!
  3. 2. I Want Him Back!
  4. 3. Glamor Can Be Yours
    Charmaine
  5. 4. When a Puppy Love Grows up!
  6. 5. Love Trouble
  7. 6. ["All of you girls who think it's a lark to steal another girl's boyfriend"]
    Nancy Hale's Problem Clinic
  8. 7. ["I'm a girl who's been around and seen plenty"]
  9. 8. Love's Little Teacher!
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