(August 1959)

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

["Reggie kissed you when you weren't looking"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle

Off the Trolley (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie discovers that the chant "Dolly on the trolley found a seat by golly" gets stuck in the mind of anyone who hears it, and the person afflicted can only be cured by getting the hypnotic chant stuck in someone else's mind. Dolly on the trolly found a seat by golly!

A Rail Bright Idea (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie, Reggie and Jughead get lost in the fog while driving.

["Folk to Folk"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
fashion; humor; romance
Characters:
Katy Keene; Sis; Bertha
Synopsis:
Katy gets locked in a closet before a scheduled appearance on Ted Borrow's "Folk to Folk."

Debby's Fashion Diary (Table of Contents)

Debby / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fashion; humor; romance
Characters:
Debby; Katy Keene
Synopsis:
Debby shows off the fashion designs in her diary.

Let It Rain (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; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg; Hap Holliday
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx and Greg try to make it rain by shooting ice cubes into the clouds.

The Truth Hurts (Table of Contents)

Archie / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie tries to pay Veronica a compliment.

Gentle Reminder (Table of Contents)

Wilbur's Girls Linda and Laurie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkins; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore; Alec; Sheldon Broadbeam
Synopsis:
Linda tells Laurie that she went out with Wilbur last night and that "he's no gentleman". Before long, Wilbur's reputation as a "cave man casanova" has spread all over town.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Reggie kissed you when you weren't looking"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Off the Trolley
    Archie
  3. 2. A Rail Bright Idea
    Archie
  4. 3. ["Folk to Folk"]
    Katy Keene
  5. 4. Debby's Fashion Diary
    Debby
  6. 5. Let It Rain
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. The Truth Hurts
    Archie
  8. 7. Gentle Reminder
    Wilbur's Girls Linda and Laurie
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