([March] 1957)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["What do you mean you think you're going to be famous because of the test, Moose?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Three Cornered Calamity (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Aunt Agnes
Synopsis:
Archie needs help to learn how to baby sit. When Veronica can't get the job done, Betty does.

Blood Won't Tell (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
When Reggie cuts in on a couple dancing the girl insults him.

Shoes Your Weapons! (Table of Contents)

Big Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Midge
Synopsis:
While bowling, all Midge can throw is gutter balls. But she won't quit because her feet hurt and her bowling shoes are the only comfortable shoes she owns.

Married Blitz! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead tells Betty that women are like elephants. Nice to look at but who wants to own one.

Weed It And Reap (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie cant tell the difference between a plant and a weed. Jughead suggests digging every thing up. What ever grows back will be a weed.

Zoo-Illogical (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pat The Brat; Pat's Dad; Pat's Mom
Synopsis:
Pat's dad takes him to the zoo and ends up getting arrested and fined.

File Card (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee gives Veronica a filing job. She then passes it off onto Betty, so it will keep Betty away from Archie. When Betty asks for Archie's help with the job, and gets it, it dives Veronica crazy knowing the two of them will be spending time together, alone. Veronica talks Mr. Weatherbee into giving her the filing job back, but Betty still has Archie because now Veronica has to do the filing by herself. Frustrated, Veronica ends up sitting on the floor shredding files with her teeth and hands.
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To The Point (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Slats
Synopsis:
Slats hurt his head, slamming it into the roof of his new foreign car, after sitting on Laurie's knitting needles.

["Danny calls to Katy"] (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woggon
Pencils:
Bill Woggon
Inks:
Bill Woggon
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Katy Keene; Gloria
Synopsis:
Katy gets the part.

Birthday Party (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum; Ga'Ga
Synopsis:
Jinx explains to Bill how she got so dirty at Ga'Ga's birthday party.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["What do you mean you think you're going to be famous because of the test, Moose?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Three Cornered Calamity
    Archie
  3. 2. Blood Won't Tell
    Reggie
  4. 3. Shoes Your Weapons!
    Big Moose
  5. 4. Married Blitz!
    Jughead
  6. 5. Weed It And Reap
    Jughead
  7. 6. Zoo-Illogical
    Pat the Brat
  8. 7. File Card
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. To The Point
    Wilbur
  10. 9. ["Danny calls to Katy"]
    Katy Keene
  11. 10. Birthday Party
    Li'l Jinx
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