(May 1953)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date:
1953
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

["Women are not catty, Archie! They have much cleaner minds than men!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie's Joke Book Magazine #53

Low Date Rate (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie; Betty; Jughead; Veronica
Synopsis:
Betty's plan, to get Archie all for herself, backfires.

Kiss and Don't Tell (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie; Betty; Jughead
Synopsis:
Betty gives Jughead a black eye, because he messed up her and Archie's game of padiddle.

Broom For Improvement (Table of Contents)

Suzie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Suzie; Ferdie
Synopsis:
Suzie tries to teach Ferdie a new dance step.

It Pays To Be Ignorant (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Wilbur; Laurie; Linda; Red; Slats
Synopsis:
Wilbur thinks men are superior to women, but Linda proves they're actually "saperior!".

["Katy, this is Danny at Colossal Studios calling.."] (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Katy Keene; Sis; Danny; the Painter

Katy Fashions (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Katy Keene
Synopsis:
Paper doll.

Puleaz Open the Door (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Women are not catty, Archie! They have much cleaner minds than men!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Low Date Rate
    Archie
  3. 2. Kiss and Don't Tell
    Jughead
  4. 3. Broom For Improvement
    Suzie
  5. 4. It Pays To Be Ignorant
    Wilbur
  6. 5. ["Katy, this is Danny at Colossal Studios calling.."]
    Katy Keene
  7. 6. Katy Fashions
    Katy Keene
  8. 7. Puleaz Open the Door
    Li'l Jinx
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