(Fall 1944)

Archie, 1943 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
M. L. J. Magazines
Brand:
An MLJ Magazine
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard golden age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

["Just a minute, Bud!"] (Table of Contents)

Super Duck the Cockeyed Wonder / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (signed)
Inks:
Terry Woik Szenics [as Woik]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

["Oooh this is terrible!"] (Table of Contents)

Super Duck the Cockeyed Wonder / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Higgins ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Cousin Wolfred; unnamed wolf
Synopsis:
An unnamed wolf gets kicked out of the Wolf Club for being unable to catch a duck. He tries to regain membership by capturing Super Duck.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jolly Jingles' Animated Cartoon / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ellis Chambers [as HC] (signed)
Inks:
Ellis Chambers [as HC] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["I hate winter!"] (Table of Contents)

It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ellis Chambers (signed)
Inks:
Ellis Chambers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Trouble (a dog)
Synopsis:
Trouble goes to great lengths to escape the cold of winter.

["Those Japs!"] (Table of Contents)

Snuggy the Bug In the Rug / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ellis Chambers [as HC] (signed)
Inks:
Ellis Chambers [as HC] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Snuggy; King Bug; Japanese beetles; Captain Earthworm
Synopsis:
Snuggy leads an attack on invading Japanese beetles.

The Guardian Angel (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Goggin (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Goggin (signed)
Inks:
Ed Goggin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Goggin (signed)

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Super Duck's sister; Super Duck's twin nephews
Synopsis:
A rebus story about Super Duck taking his nephews swimming.

["You go on!"] (Table of Contents)

L'il Chief Bugaboo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Higgins ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
L'il Chief Bugaboo; Fido
Synopsis:
L'il Chief Bugaboo and Fido go hunting to prove that Bugaboo is a warrior.

Indexer Notes

Possibly done by two different artists.

The Rainmakers (Table of Contents)

Woody the Woodpecker and Sleepy The Crow / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Woody; Sleepy
Synopsis:
Woody and Sleepy invent a rain machine to end the drought in Dusty Valley.

Indexer Notes

Not the Walter Lantz character.

["Hey you!"] (Table of Contents)

Bumbie the Bee-tective / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards (signed)

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bumbie; The Mad Monk; comic book
Synopsis:
Bumbie fights a comic book villain.

["Hey, Willie!"] (Table of Contents)

Willy The Wise Guy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Willy; Buzzy; Mr. McGuff
Synopsis:
Willy and Buzzy shovel snow.

Indexer Notes

Both Willy and Willie are used in this story. Also, this story is done in a different style than other Willy stories. This one is more realistic while the other is more cartoony.

["Judge Owl!"] (Table of Contents)

Judge Owl's Fables / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ellis Chambers [as HC] (signed)
Inks:
Ellis Chambers [as HC] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Judge Owl; unnamed birds; Big Bad Wolf; Three Little Pigs
Synopsis:
The Big Bad Wolf tells what really happened to the Three Little Pigs.

["Remember-I want this yard..."] (Table of Contents)

Baba the Black Sheep / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Baba; Baba's friends; Baba's mom
Synopsis:
Baba fools his friends and pays the price.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Just a minute, Bud!"]
    Super Duck the Cockeyed Wonder
  2. 1. ["Oooh this is terrible!"]
    Super Duck the Cockeyed Wonder
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Jolly Jingles' Animated Cartoon
  4. 3. ["I hate winter!"]
    It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog
  5. 4. ["Those Japs!"]
    Snuggy the Bug In the Rug
  6. 5. The Guardian Angel
    Super Duck
  7. 6. ["You go on!"]
    L'il Chief Bugaboo
  8. 7. The Rainmakers
    Woody the Woodpecker and Sleepy The Crow
  9. 8. ["Hey you!"]
    Bumbie the Bee-tective
  10. 9. ["Hey, Willie!"]
    Willy The Wise Guy
  11. 10. ["Judge Owl!"]
    Judge Owl's Fables
  12. 11. ["Remember-I want this yard..."]
    Baba the Black Sheep
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