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(September 1959)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
?
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

Issue Notes

Cover says: "Now! Every Month"


["See? - I told you I'd look silly with my hair combed!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Record Your Voice at Home/Exploding Army Hand Grenade (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Light Struck (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie tries to help the Lodges economize by saving electricity.
Reprints:

Don't Be a Willie Woodenhead! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

"House About That" (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Big Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Big Moose misinterpets a comment about the Lodge's mansion.

8 Record Hits Only $1.00 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

"Mistaken Identity" (Table of Contents)

Shrimpy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Harold (credit line)
Pencils:
Joe Harold (credit line)
Inks:
Joe Harold (credit line)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Brando; (girl with ponytail)
Synopsis:
Brando displays his art "mobiles."

Indexer Notes

The feature tried to imitate the "Peanuts" style of art and humor.

Yippee! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Glamour vs. Comfort] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Woggin; Scott Fleming (story idea)
Pencils:
Bill Woggin
Inks:
Bill Woggin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fashion
Characters:
Katy Keene; Gloria; the producer; the agent
Synopsis:
On a very hot day, Katy models jungle fashions by a waterfall and Gloria models fur coats in an adjoining studio.

Indexer Notes

Many outfit designs in story credited to reader submissions.

We're giving away free copies... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Fair Trade (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Jinx; Jinx's father; Gregory
Synopsis:
Jinx wants to trade postage stamps but confuses them with trading (Green) stamps.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

S & H brand Green stamps were distributed by merchants and could be redeemed for merchandise at "Green Stamp" stores. Bottom 2/3 of last page is Li'l Jinx Pen Pals with 44 names listed, ages 8 to 15.

"The Legman" (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Big Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Moose has trouble standing and speaking in class.

"The Awful Truce" (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Big Moose Mason (cameo)
Synopsis:
After a fight, Archie tries to apologize to Reggie, but ends up insulting him again.

Natural Color Photos/40 Foreign and American Cars (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Archie Club News (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Win A Big Prize! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

"Jester Jubilee" (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkins; Alec; Sheldon; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore
Synopsis:
Alec tries to trick Wilbur into buying a gag gift for Laurie's birthday party; but is upstaged when Alec's gift turns out to be the only serious one she receives.

Check the Kind of Body YOU want! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Animal Children (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["See? - I told you I'd look silly with my hair combed!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Record Your Voice at Home/Exploding Army Hand Grenade
  3. 2. Light Struck
    Archie
  4. 3. Don't Be a Willie Woodenhead!
  5. 4. "House About That"
    Archie
  6. 5. 8 Record Hits Only $1.00
  7. 6. "Mistaken Identity"
    Shrimpy
  8. 7. Yippee!
  9. 8. [Glamour vs. Comfort]
    Katy Keene
  10. 9. We're giving away free copies...
    Archie
  11. 10. Fair Trade
    Li'l Jinx
  12. 11. "The Legman"
    Moose
  13. 12. "The Awful Truce"
    Reggie
  14. 13. Natural Color Photos/40 Foreign and American Cars
  15. 14. Archie Club News
  16. 15. Win A Big Prize!
  17. 16. "Jester Jubilee"
    Wilbur
  18. 17. Check the Kind of Body YOU want!
  19. 18. Animal Children
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Merlin Haas
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Terry Watkins
  • Merlin Haas
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Michael Eshom
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Steven Rowe