(May 1941)

Archie, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
Abner Sundell
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Justice / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sam Cooper
Inks:
Sam Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

[The Seance Sinister] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Justice / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Blair (signed)
Pencils:
Sam Cooper (signed)
Inks:
Sam Cooper (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Paul Ventresco (villain); Rialb (villain, named for writer Joe Blair); Wilson (villain, a ghost); Clark (villain, ghost of Mayor Clark's brother); Wendy Wilson (introduction, death)

[Terror Stalks the Big Top] (Table of Contents)

Rang-A-Tang / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Blair
Pencils:
Ed Smalle
Inks:
Ed Smalle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Shrimpo (villain, introduction, a midget)

[The Gildersock Murder] (Table of Contents)

Fox / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Blair
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen (signed)
Inks:
Irwin Hasen (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Saul Rofeeld (villain, introduction); Dudley Gilderstock (introduction, death)

[The Flying Fortress Mystery: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Steve Stacey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
H. A. Biern
Pencils:
Nick Zuraw (signed)
Inks:
Nick Zuraw (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Wilson (villain)

[A Slight Problem of Water] (Table of Contents)

Corporal Collins / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro?
Pencils:
Charles Biro
Inks:
Charles Biro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Fascists (villains)

[The Treasure Chest] (Table of Contents)

Ty-Gor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Blair
Pencils:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks:
Mort Meskin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Slits Mori (villain, introduction); Joan Davis (guest-star); Mr. Davis (guest-star)

[Rescued By a Robot] (Table of Contents)

Doc Strong / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Blair
Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Gustav Ritter (villain); Edward Stuyvesant (villain); Teena (villain); Martians (guest-stars)

Indexer Notes

The faces in front view with peculiar ears, and some wry-necked heads are good signs of Streeter. Compare with his signed stories in Zip Comics #11 and Pep Comics #12.

[Oasis Incident] (Table of Contents)

Loop Logan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Blair
Pencils:
Frank Volp
Inks:
Frank Volp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Loop Logan; Nazis (villains); Fascists (villains)

[King John's Deal With Spain] (Table of Contents)

Green Falcon / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Shorten (signed)
Pencils:
Ramona Patenaude (signed)
Inks:
Ramona Patenaude (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
King John (villain); Sir Boltyn (villain); the Spanish (villains); their king (villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mr. Justice
  2. 1. [The Seance Sinister]
    Mr. Justice
  3. 2. [Terror Stalks the Big Top]
    Rang-A-Tang
  4. 3. [The Gildersock Murder]
    Fox
  5. 4. [The Flying Fortress Mystery: Part 2]
    Steve Stacey
  6. 5. [A Slight Problem of Water]
    Corporal Collins
  7. 6. [The Treasure Chest]
    Ty-Gor
  8. 7. [Rescued By a Robot]
    Doc Strong
  9. 8. [Oasis Incident]
    Loop Logan
  10. 9. [King John's Deal With Spain]
    Green Falcon
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