(Fall 1941)

Archie, 1940 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard golden age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shield, Dusty, Wizard, Roy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

The Monocled Monster (Table of Contents)

Shield / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Shorten
Pencils:
Don Rico ?
Inks:
Don Rico ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Monocled Monster (Villain; Introduction; Death); the Count (a vampire)

Prisoner Escaped (Table of Contents)

Shield / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Shorten
Pencils:
Irv Novick?
Inks:
Irv Novick?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hooks Gambelli (Villain; Introduction); the Chimp (Villain; Introduction; Death)

[The Courage of Jerry Whitley] (Table of Contents)

Dusty / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Shorten ?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Shield (Guest Star); Jerry Whitley (Introduction); Prissy Whitley (Introduction); Mr. Whitley (Introduction); Mrs. Whitley (Introduction); Two crooks (Villains; Introduction)

The Voodoo Murders (Table of Contents)

The Shield / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Shield

[The Case of the Race Track Murders] (Table of Contents)

Wizard / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Shorten
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jim Rogers (Villain; Introduction); Ricotti (Villain, Introduction); his gang (Villains; Introduction); Jockey No. 12 (Villain; Introduction); Colonel Bradley (Introduction); Jet Black (Introduction; a horse)

Indexer Notes

Title taken from ad for comic in BLUE RIBBON COMICS #18.

[The Mayor's Murder Racket] (Table of Contents)

Wizard / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Shorten
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mayor Feeney (Villain; Introduction); Goon (Villain; Introduction); gangsters (Villain; Introduction); John Lindsay (Introduction); Mary Lawes (Introduction); Mr. Riley (Introduction); Mrs. Riley (Introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Shield, Dusty, Wizard, Roy
  2. 1. The Monocled Monster
    Shield
  3. 2. Prisoner Escaped
    Shield
  4. 3. [The Courage of Jerry Whitley]
    Dusty
  5. 4. The Voodoo Murders
    The Shield
  6. 5. [The Case of the Race Track Murders]
    Wizard
  7. 6. [The Mayor's Murder Racket]
    Wizard
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin