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(July 1958)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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

["But, Veronica!... How can you be jealous of that green-eyed redhead in the beige dress with a beauty mark under her right eye?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica's mad at Archie for looking at another girl.

Lore and Order (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee makes Archie and Reggie hallway monitors.

It's a Bet (Table of Contents)

Dilton / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Dilton and Archie make some bets and Dilton comes out ahead.
Reprints:

["Sis! Put that book away on outer space by U.R. Sputnik!"] (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Katy Keene; Sis; Billy
Synopsis:
Sis dreams she takes a rocket ship ride to an outer space candy land.
Reprints:

Rockets For Katy's Gang (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Katy Keene
Synopsis:
Signature style rockets for Katy, K.O., Sis and Ditto.
Reprints:

If Looks Could Kill (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Murgatroyd
Synopsis:
Betty takes Jughead's advice on how to get out of a date and it backfires.
Reprints:

A Cheerful Earful (Table of Contents)

Laurie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Laurie Lake; Linda Moore
Synopsis:
Laurie has a sprained ankle and Linda stops by to tell her how much attention Wilbur is getting from all the other girls.
Reprints:

In Its Proper Place (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Linda Moore
Synopsis:
Wilbur asks Linda over to help him hang a picture of Laurie.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Synopsis:
Archie club reporters submit stories to win a cash prize.

Sweet T(R)ooth (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Pat the Brat; Mom
Synopsis:
Pat gets in trouble for eating cookies.

Imp-Patience (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Pat the Brat; Dad
Synopsis:
Pat worries about his birthday.

The Invisible Man (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse; Tex
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx turns Charley invisible with a magic wand.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["But, Veronica!... How can you be jealous of that green-eyed redhead in the beige dress with a beauty mark under her right eye?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Lore and Order
    Archie
  3. 2. It's a Bet
    Dilton
  4. 3. ["Sis! Put that book away on outer space by U.R. Sputnik!"]
    Katy Keene
  5. 4. Rockets For Katy's Gang
    Katy Keene
  6. 5. If Looks Could Kill
    Betty
  7. 6. A Cheerful Earful
    Laurie
  8. 7. In Its Proper Place
    Wilbur
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  10. 9. Sweet T(R)ooth
    Pat the Brat
  11. 10. Imp-Patience
    Pat the Brat
  12. 11. The Invisible Man
    Li'l Jinx
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mark D. Anderson
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  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Luke A.
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  • James Ludwig
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  • Gregg Whitmore
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