(February 1943)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
An MLJ Publication
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Shield; The Hangman; Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Montana [as Montana] (signed)
Inks:
Bob Montana [as Montana] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero; teen
Characters:
The Shield [Joe Higgins] (also inset); The Hangman [Bob Dickering]; Archie Andrews; Captain Commando [John Grayson] (inset); Sgt. Boyle [Henry Boyle] (inset); Danny (inset); Bentley (inset)
Keywords:
comic books; ice skating; reading; snow; winter

Souls for Sale (Table of Contents)

The Shield / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk ?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Shield [Joe Higgins]; J. Edgar Hoover; Adolf Hitler (villain); Marshall Klopp (villain, introduction); General Richter (villain, introduction); Schultz (villain, introduction)

The Secret of the Leopard's Curse (Table of Contents)

The Hangman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Meredith ?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
Bob Fujitani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hangman [Bob Dickering]; Alfred Harding (villain, introduction, death)

Books Don't Bleed (Table of Contents)

The Hangman / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Feldman
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hangman [Bob Dickering]

The Pyramid Pillbox (Table of Contents)

Captain Commando / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Commando [John Grayson; Generalfeldmarshall Erwin Rommel (villain); the Nazis (villains)

[The Plot to Capture Boyle] (Table of Contents)

Sergeant Boyle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Sgt. Boyle [Henry Boyle]; Yogi Ramashapiro (introduction); Marshall Dommel (villain, introduction); Heinrich (villain, introduction); two other spies (villains, introduction for both)

[The Kidnapping of Princess Morgiana] (Table of Contents)

Danny In Wonderland / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Confucious (introduction)

The 3-11 Club (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Montana
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
Bob Montana
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Corp. Brent (introduction); Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
After Archie catches Corporal Brent with Veronica, he is challenged to a duel at the Academy the next day.
Reprints:

The Case of the Steeplechase Murders (Table of Contents)

Bentley of Scotland Yard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Brett Bolger (villain, introduction); Jacky Tarr (introduction, death); Mrs. Tarr (introduction); Julius Post (introduction)
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Shield; The Hangman; Archie
  2. 1. Souls for Sale
    The Shield
  3. 2. The Secret of the Leopard's Curse
    The Hangman
  4. 3. Books Don't Bleed
    The Hangman
  5. 4. The Pyramid Pillbox
    Captain Commando
  6. 5. [The Plot to Capture Boyle]
    Sergeant Boyle
  7. 6. [The Kidnapping of Princess Morgiana]
    Danny In Wonderland
  8. 7. The 3-11 Club
    Archie
  9. 8. The Case of the Steeplechase Murders
    Bentley of Scotland Yard
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