(July 1958)

Archie, 1942 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Nine times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Bob White
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden & Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Archie Andrews! You've been experimenting!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
canoes; lovers' hearts

Southern Exposure! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Eloise; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis:
Archie returns from a trip to the South, sporting a Southern wardrobe, a Southern accent, and courtly Southern manners that the girls all swoon over.
Reprints:
Keywords:
chivalry; hand-kissing; jealousy

Indexer Notes

Jughead shows up dressed as a Confederate soldier midway through the story.

Man Bites Dog! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper (cameo)
Synopsis:
Jughead eats twelve rubber hot dogs that Reggie brought to a party as a gag.
Keywords:
dancing; hot dogs; practical jokes

Award To the Wise (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Moore
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
There's a prize being offered to the student who's most helpful to the teachers. All the boys try to be helpful, except Jughead, who stands by and watches while all his friends' "help" leads to disaster.
Reprints:
Keywords:
contest

Out of this World! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Reel Anglers (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Moore
Pencils:
Tom Moore
Inks:
Tom Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom Moore

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
In a fishing competition, Archie uses heavy fishing equipment, while Reggie uses scuba gear to dive in after the fish.
Reprints:
Keywords:
contest; fishing; scuba diving

Stone Query (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tom Moore
Pencils:
Tom Moore
Inks:
Tom Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom Moore

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie asks us to guess the "stones" associated with different jobs.
Reprints:

Punch Lines (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tom Moore
Pencils:
Tom Moore
Inks:
Tom Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom Moore

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Fred Andrews; Dilton Doily
Synopsis:
A series of two-panel gags about Archie taking up boxing.
Keywords:
boxing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor ?
Inks:
Dexter Taylor ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Robert Strantz (Mishawaka, Ind.) for article on making a rocket. Second prize of $3.00 to James Noonan (Brooklyn, N.Y.) for article on coin collecting. Third prize of $2.00 to Janet Trangella (Chicago, Ill.) for article on leather craft. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Claude E. O'Neal (Detroit, Mich.) for article on his hobby of model airplanes. Fifth prize of $1.00 to Roberta Ralston (Mansfield, Ohio) for article on having a German girl in her class. Sixth prize of $1.00 to Roberta Weimann (Torrington, Conn.) for two jokes. Seventh prize of $1.00 to Maureen Roche (Windsor Locks, Conn.) for paragraph on having a circus to raise funds for crippled children.

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

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.6 page (report information)

Poise Will Be Poise (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
After Veronica says she admires men with poise, Reggie and Betty try to break up her and Archie by causing Archie to have a lot of accidents.
Reprints:
Keywords:
practical jokes; water fountain; wax

["Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big "Jewel Mystery"!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

White Cloverine Brand Salve; Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Archie Andrews! You've been experimenting!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Southern Exposure!
    Archie
  3. 2. Man Bites Dog!
    Jughead
  4. 3. Award To the Wise
    Archie
  5. 4. Out of this World!
    Archie Annual
  6. 5. Reel Anglers
    Archie
  7. 6. Stone Query
    Archie
  8. 7. Punch Lines
    Archie
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  11. 10. Poise Will Be Poise
    Archie
  12. 11. ["Magic Magnifier Helps Betty & Jim Solve Big "Jewel Mystery"!"]
    White Cloverine Brand Salve; Wilson Chemical Co.
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