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(April 1949)

Archie, 1944 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Copyright, 1949, by Close-Up, Inc.


["That's right, Faunt!"] (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck
Reprints:

Have Fun! Get Laughs (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Hollister-White Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Million Dollar Quiz Kid (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck
Synopsis:
Super Duck is a contestant on a radio quiz show.
Reprints:
Keywords:
quiz show

Let's Go Fishin' (Table of Contents)

Super Duck Puzzle Page / activity / 0.6 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Super Duck

["Weepers! Jeepers! Look what ten cents will buy?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Laugh Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

The Flame Thrower (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Mr. Stukdial

The Best Treat of All (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["This reader bought just any old book"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Supe Gets the Bird (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 6.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Uwanna Duck
Synopsis:
Super Duck believes he is a bird expert.
Reprints:

["Ham, no scout carries an umbrella on hikes!"] (Table of Contents)

Ham Burger / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Ham Burger; Fauntleroy Duck
Synopsis:
Ham brings an umbrella on a hike.
Reprints:

Avoid the "Sold Out Blues"! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Super Duck Comics; Close-Up, Inc. / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Trouble! Oh boy- lunch!"] (Table of Contents)

It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Red Holmdale (signed)
Inks:
Red Holmdale (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Trouble (a dog)

The Ski's the Limit! (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck

[MGM Cartoon Producer Fred Quimby] (Table of Contents)

Movie News / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["Hey Unk, look at the old gun I found!"] (Table of Contents)

Cubby the Bear / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cubby the Bear; Junior

Find the Planets (Table of Contents)

Super Duck Puzzle Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Whole World is Laughing at Archie (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Oh! Snow! (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck

Super Ducks in the Valley (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Uwanna Duck

It's in the Bag! (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Uwanna Duck

The Most Amazing Factory-To-You Introductory Offer Ever Made (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

M.P.K. Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Greatest Value Ever Offered to Our Readers! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rope 'em Both, Partner! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company; Red Ryder / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["That's right, Faunt!"]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. Have Fun! Get Laughs
    Hollister-White Co.
  3. 2. The Million Dollar Quiz Kid
    Super Duck
  4. 3. Let's Go Fishin'
    Super Duck Puzzle Page
  5. 4. ["Weepers! Jeepers! Look what ten cents will buy?"]
    Laugh Comics
  6. 5. The Flame Thrower
    Super Duck
  7. 6. The Best Treat of All
    Cracker Jack
  8. 7. ["This reader bought just any old book"]
    Archie
  9. 8. Supe Gets the Bird
    Super Duck
  10. 9. ["Ham, no scout carries an umbrella on hikes!"]
    Ham Burger
  11. 10. Avoid the "Sold Out Blues"!
    Super Duck Comics; Close-Up, Inc.
  12. 11. ["Trouble! Oh boy- lunch!"]
    It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog
  13. 12. The Ski's the Limit!
    Super Duck
  14. 13. [MGM Cartoon Producer Fred Quimby]
    Movie News
  15. 14. ["Hey Unk, look at the old gun I found!"]
    Cubby the Bear
  16. 15. Find the Planets
    Super Duck Puzzle Page
  17. 16. The Whole World is Laughing at Archie
    Archie
  18. 17. Oh! Snow!
    Super Duck
  19. 18. Super Ducks in the Valley
    Super Duck
  20. 19. It's in the Bag!
    Super Duck
  21. 20. The Most Amazing Factory-To-You Introductory Offer Ever Made
    M.P.K. Company
  22. 21. Greatest Value Ever Offered to Our Readers!
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  23. 22. Rope 'em Both, Partner!
    Daisy Manufacturing Company; Red Ryder
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Terry Vraspir