(February 1959)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
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

["Archie! You were due at the dentist an hour ago!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Harry Lucey
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lucey

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie doesn't want to see the dentist.
Reprints:

A Switch In Time (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vince DeCarlo

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Reggie pretends to be Archie and Archie pretends to be Reggie until five o'clock.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie's Funhouse Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #15.

Book Mark (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx is told that reading is a rewarding experiance and it turns out to be true when she finds a dollar left in a book as a bookmark.

["Carry On!"] (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Katy Keene; K.O. Kelly; Burro Bill
Synopsis:
K.O. takes Katy prospecting with Burro Bill. Burro Bill can smell 14k. Not the gold kind,the eating kind.

Indian Fashions (Table of Contents)

Errol Swoon / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Errol Swoon
Synopsis:
Paper doll of Errol Swoon with three Indian costumes. One Apache, one Blackfoot and one Sioux.

A Skating Lesson (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum
Synopsis:
Bill gives Li'l Jinx skating tips she already knows.

Derby Day (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Pat the Brat; Blinky; Suzie; Half-Pint
Synopsis:
Pat bets Suzie fifty jellybeans his soap box car can beat hers.
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 send in stories to win cash prizes.

French Leave (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore; Gigi Bardot; Miss Sturdley
Synopsis:
Wilbur joins the French club at school to get close to the gorgeous instructor, but Laurie gets in the way.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The instructor's name, "Gigi Bardot," is a combination of the then-recent movie "Gigi" and the world's most famous Frenchwoman at the time, Brigitte Bardot.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie! You were due at the dentist an hour ago!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. A Switch In Time
    Archie
  3. 2. Book Mark
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Carry On!"]
    Katy Keene
  5. 4. Indian Fashions
    Errol Swoon
  6. 5. A Skating Lesson
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. Derby Day
    Pat the Brat
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  9. 8. French Leave
    Wilbur
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