(July 1943)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
An MLJ Publication
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Format:
Standard Silver Age Size, Color; Glossy cover; Newsprint interior; Saddle-stitched; Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shield / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
Bob Montana
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Shield; Dusty
Keywords:
bondage; Japanese Imperial Army; Japanese Imperial naval ensign

Introducing Monstro, the Monster From Mars (Table of Contents)

Shield / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Monstro (introduction, a Martian)

The Case of the Singing Corpse (Table of Contents)

Hangman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Phillips (villain, introduction); Herb Cook (introduction, death in flashback); Rosalind Cook (introduction, death)

Blackmail (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
The Shield

The Conga Goes To War (Table of Contents)

Captain Commando / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
A Japanese soldier (villain, introduction, death); a tribe of Africans (introductions, some deaths)

[The Peerless Pitcher of Mudcat] (Table of Contents)

Catfish Joe / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Harris?
Pencils:
Larry Harris
Inks:
Larry Harris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Catfish Joe (introduction); his mother (introduction); Alex (introduction); Prof. Otto K. Balderdash (introduction); A prison warden (villain, introduction); the sheriff of Mudcat (villain, introduction)

[The Mountain Lion] (Table of Contents)

Li'l Chief Bugaboo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Theresa Woik?
Pencils:
Higgins
Inks:
Higgins
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Li'l Chief Bugaboo (introduction)

[Batching It] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie and Mr. Andrews run the house while Mrs. Andrews is on vacation. Unfortunately, the guys are not the best housekeepers.
Reprints:

Adventure of the Inner Temple (Table of Contents)

Bentley of Scotland Yard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Ridgely (villain, introduction, death); the "Sphinx Men" (villains, introductions); Edwin Meecham (introduction, death); Haskins (introduction, death); Lewis (introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Shield
  2. 1. Introducing Monstro, the Monster From Mars
    Shield
  3. 2. The Case of the Singing Corpse
    Hangman
  4. 3. Blackmail
    The Shield
  5. 4. The Conga Goes To War
    Captain Commando
  6. 5. [The Peerless Pitcher of Mudcat]
    Catfish Joe
  7. 6. [The Mountain Lion]
    Li'l Chief Bugaboo
  8. 7. [Batching It]
    Archie
  9. 8. Adventure of the Inner Temple
    Bentley of Scotland Yard
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