(August 1954)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["It's Getting Late"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie takes Mr. Lodge's subtle hint and decides he's overstayed his welcome.

Phoney Boner (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 3.3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Thinking Archie has lied to him in order to see Veronica, Fred heads to the park for their suspected rendezvous and runs into Muggs The Mugger.

["Eating In Class Again"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead gets sent to the principal's office for eating in class - - again.

[In Search OF] (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woggon (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Woggon (signed)
Inks:
Bill Woggon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fashion
Characters:
Katy Keene; Sis; Gloria Grandbilt
Synopsis:
Katy and Sis wade through four pages of dress designs submitted by readers in search of a plot for their comic book feature.

A Light Sentence (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy doesn't find Archie amusing.

Moon Beams (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty asks Jughead to sit with her in the park and watch the full moon.

A Head Of The Game (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead gets a fifty dollar settlement from an insurance company for falling in front of Pop's Choc'lit Shoppe. When Reggie hears of it, he sets his sights on getting some of the money.

Lost And Found (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Terry Szenics ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
When Veronica learns that Archie is meeting Betty to get some of her pound cake, she strong-arms him into refusing Betty's cake and taking hers. So Betty decides to sabotage Veronica's cake.

G.I.'s Head Cast Of "Battle Cry" (Table of Contents)

From Hollywood / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
News items and gossip from Hollywood.

Tricks Of The Trade (Table of Contents)

Ginger / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ginger; Ikky
Synopsis:
Ikky grouses while Ginger swoons over a handsome lifeguard

A Colorful Idea (Table of Contents)

Suzie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Suzie; Ferdie
Synopsis:
After ruining the silk she bought to make a present for Ferdie, Suzie adapts.

The Vest Things In Life (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie; Slats; Red; Laurie's father
Synopsis:
Seeing how jealous Wilbur is over the impression Slats' vest made on Laurie, Red secures his friend a vest of his own.

Three's A Crowd (Table of Contents)

Ginger / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ginger; Ikky
Synopsis:
Ikky would rather not buy flowers for Ginger.

Cleaning Up (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin
Synopsis:
Wilbur's mom makes him clean his room.

Give Him Air (Table of Contents)

Suzie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Suzie; Ferdie
Synopsis:
Suzie gets some bad news from a public scale.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["It's Getting Late"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Phoney Boner
    Archie
  3. 2. ["Eating In Class Again"]
    Jughead
  4. 3. [In Search OF]
    Katy Keene
  5. 4. A Light Sentence
    Archie
  6. 5. Moon Beams
    Jughead
  7. 6. A Head Of The Game
    Jughead
  8. 7. Lost And Found
    Archie
  9. 8. G.I.'s Head Cast Of "Battle Cry"
    From Hollywood
  10. 9. Tricks Of The Trade
    Ginger
  11. 10. A Colorful Idea
    Suzie
  12. 11. The Vest Things In Life
    Wilbur
  13. 12. Three's A Crowd
    Ginger
  14. 13. Cleaning Up
    Wilbur
  15. 14. Give Him Air
    Suzie
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