(May 1952)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date:
1952
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["You going out for the school orchestra, Betty? I didn't know you could play an instrument!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge

["Whichever way you go"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Originality Breeds Contempt (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle

Jester Gigolo (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Midge

["Puzzle"] (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

["Know your ABC's"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["This never happened to your bike before"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Forever Umbrella (Table of Contents)

Suzie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Suzie; Angela

["Double Bubble Gum"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Archie Club (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews

["As our scene opens"] (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woggon
Pencils:
Bill Woggon
Inks:
Bill Woggon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Katy Keene; Sis; K.O. Kelly

["Curtain going up!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

From Hollywood (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
News from Hollywood.

Pep Puzzle Page (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
six puzzles.

Gas Pains (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkins

My Achin' Back (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle

Sno' Man (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum; Alvin

["Try 20 vials of world-famous perfumes"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Newest records"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["The two best ways to fill a pen"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["You going out for the school orchestra, Betty? I didn't know you could play an instrument!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["Whichever way you go"]
  3. 2. Originality Breeds Contempt
    Archie
  4. 3. Jester Gigolo
    Jughead
  5. 4. ["Puzzle"]
  6. 5. ["Know your ABC's"]
    Archie
  7. 6. ["This never happened to your bike before"]
  8. 7. Forever Umbrella
    Suzie
  9. 8. ["Double Bubble Gum"]
  10. 9. Archie Club
    Archie
  11. 10. ["As our scene opens"]
    Katy Keene
  12. 11. ["Curtain going up!"]
    Archie
  13. 12. From Hollywood
  14. 13. Pep Puzzle Page
  15. 14. Gas Pains
    Wilbur
  16. 15. My Achin' Back
    Archie
  17. 16. Sno' Man
    Li'l Jinx
  18. 17. ["Try 20 vials of world-famous perfumes"]
  19. 18. ["Newest records"]
  20. 19. ["The two best ways to fill a pen"]
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