(May-June 1958)

Archie, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
nine times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden & Silver Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[Wrong Turn] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords:
airplanes; airports; jalopies

Stop the Presses (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews [a.k.a "Scoop"]; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie takes pride in being a news reporter -- even if it's only for the school newspaper. But Reggie takes glee on sending "Scoop" Andrews on false leads, especially if it frees up Veronica for the night.

Fallen Arch's (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Veronica is on a diet and is walking to lose weight. Archie is forced to walk with her, and hours later tries to convince her to have a soda at Pops. She weighs herself on a vending weight and fortune machine, but changes her mind about the soda when she reads the fortune.

The Old Bawl Game (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie learns that Veronica is sick and races to her side, barrelling into Betty in the process. Betty and Reggie decide to get back at the two lovebirds by putting onion juice in Veronica's vaporizor, which causes both Veronica and Archie to bawl uncontrollably.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

credits taken from the reprint

Sorry, Wrong Number (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Gladys Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead gives Archie a math puzzle to work out. But when Archie tells his father the puzzle, Fred becomes obsessed with the finding out the answer, and hunts for Jughead all over town.

In a Breeze! (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx chases after a man's hat that blew off his head on a windy day.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Archie (as a picture on a button and a press card)

Indexer Notes

Letters from Charlotte Meloney, Kay Cyrus, Bernice Moench, Sandra Shenkaruk, Carol Dine, Carol Shrock, and Gwendolyn Kennedy

Poison Pen Pals (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Big Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Someone is writing anonymous poison pen letters to the students at Riverdale High, signing them "The Phantom".
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Wrong Turn]
    Archie
  2. 1. Stop the Presses
    Archie
  3. 2. Fallen Arch's
    Archie
  4. 3. The Old Bawl Game
    Archie
  5. 4. Sorry, Wrong Number
    Archie
  6. 5. In a Breeze!
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  8. 7. Poison Pen Pals
    Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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