(June 1959)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc. [not printed on item]
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Richard Goldwater
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["We're going to the zoo"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:

Love In Gloom (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Fred explains to Mary that the seemingly hostile expressions boys use with each other ("You ol' hoss thief," "You needle-nosed nitwit") are actually their way of expressing affection. But then something happens that makes the boys genuinely hostile to Archie, and when Mary hears the boys looking for that "carrot-topped creep," she thinks they're talking that way because they love him.
Reprints:

Putting On the Dog (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Pat

[Costume Ball] (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Katy Keene; K.O.
Synopsis:
Katy tries to decide what to wear to a costume ball.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

See You In The Funnies (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:
teen
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx dreams she's a comic-strip character.

Struck Out (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; Alex; Mr. Bumble; Miss Sturdley
Synopsis:
Mr. Tuttle thinks Wilbur and Alec have struck oil on the school grounds.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["We're going to the zoo"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Love In Gloom
    Archie
  3. 2. Putting On the Dog
    Pat the Brat
  4. 3. [Costume Ball]
    Katy Keene
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Fun Page
  6. 5. See You In The Funnies
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. Struck Out
    Wilbur
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