(Winter 1941)

Archie, 1941 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard golden age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Steel Sterling, Black Hood, Mr. Justice, Sergeant Boyle, Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Montana (signed)
Inks:
Bob Montana (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Steel Sterling; Black Hood; Mr. Justice; Sergeant Boyle; Archie

Town Talk By Walt Willard (Table of Contents)

Steel Sterling / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick (signed)
Inks:
Irv Novick (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Steel Sterling [John Sterling]; Clancy McGinty (Police Sergeant); Looney;; Walt Willard (villain, introduction, death)

Bloody Gold (Table of Contents)

Steel Sterling / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Steel Sterling

[Murder At Restless Willows] (Table of Contents)

Black Hood / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Steyne [as Steyne] (signed)
Pencils:
Warren King [as King] (signed)
Inks:
Warren King [as King] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Hood [Kip Burland]; Barbara Sutton (reporter); Jim Mack (villain, introduction, death)
Reprints:

Curse of the Headless Idol (Table of Contents)

Black Hood / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Hood

[The Play Goes To the Dogs] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Montana (signed)
Pencils:
Bob Montana (signed)
Inks:
Bob Montana (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Cooper; Riverdale's mayor; Mrs. Grundy; Parson Sloan
Synopsis:
Archie, Betty, and Jughead go around town in search of a dog for the school's production of "Uncle Tom's Cabin". They unlock the dog catcher's car and end up with a lot of dogs. During the play, a dog spies Mrs. Grundy's hat and jumps into the audience. Chaos ensues and the Mayor falls into the "river" on stage.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Mrs. Grundy shown to be married and principal of Riverdale High School.

[The Painter Who Trapped Souls] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Justice / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Blair
Pencils:
Sam Cooper (signed)
Inks:
Sam Cooper (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Justice [Royal Wraith]; An artist (villain, introduction, death); Knuckles Warner (villain, introduction)

[The "Siberian" Attack] (Table of Contents)

Sergeant Boyle / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Shorten
Pencils:
Carl Hubbell (signed)
Inks:
Carl Hubbell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Sergeant Boyle; Corporal Collins (guest-star); Slapsie (guest-star)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Steel Sterling, Black Hood, Mr. Justice, Sergeant Boyle, Archie
  2. 1. Town Talk By Walt Willard
    Steel Sterling
  3. 2. Bloody Gold
    Steel Sterling
  4. 3. [Murder At Restless Willows]
    Black Hood
  5. 4. Curse of the Headless Idol
    Black Hood
  6. 5. [The Play Goes To the Dogs]
    Archie
  7. 6. [The Painter Who Trapped Souls]
    Mr. Justice
  8. 7. [The "Siberian" Attack]
    Sergeant Boyle
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