(October 1943)

Archie, 1942 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
Monthly except January and June
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Brand:
An MLJ Publication
Editing:
Harry Shorten (uncredited)
Color:
Color
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pokey Oakey; Suzie; Senor Siesta; Gloomy Gus; Dotty and Ditto / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Don Dean (signed)
Inks:
Don Dean (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pokey Oakey; Pappy Oakey; Suzie; Senor Siesta; Gloomy Gus; Dotty and Ditto

["All of us know the Black Hood..."] (Table of Contents)

Black Hood / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Clem Weisbecker [as Clem] (signed)
Inks:
Clem Weisbecker [as Clem] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Hood [Kip Burland]; Barbara Sutton (reporter); Larry (District Attorney); Riordan (killer); Gertie (accomplice)
Synopsis:
Kip finds the District Attorney shot and killed in his office.

Indexer Notes

Originally credited "Al Camy?".

["As the curtain goes up..."] (Table of Contents)

Pokey Oakey / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Dean (signed)
Pencils:
Don Dean (signed)
Inks:
Don Dean (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pokey Oakey; Squire McTavish; Col. Qagmire; Nancy Quagmire
Synopsis:
Pokey and Nancy find an old mine shaft full of mushrooms.
Keywords:
ethnic

["Driving through the hills..."] (Table of Contents)

Snoop McGook / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Hubbell [as Hubbell] (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Hubbell [as Hubbell] (signed)
Inks:
Carl Hubbell [asHubbell] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Snoop McGook; Pop McGook; Dave McGook (old hermit); Crook McGook (cousin)
Synopsis:
Pop McGook has got threatening letters from a relative.

"Here we go again!" (Table of Contents)

Suzie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Claire Moe [as Moe] (signed)
Pencils:
Claire Moe [as Moe] (signed)
Inks:
Claire Moe [as Moe] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Suzie; Madam Fifi; Lady Puddle Duddle; Lord Puddle Duddle
Synopsis:
Suzie has got herself a new job as window display artist.

["It was Senor Siesta's smattering of the culinary arts..."] (Table of Contents)

Senor Siesta / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Dean (signed)
Pencils:
Don Dean (signed)
Inks:
Don Dean (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Senor Siesta; Dead Head (bad man); Slick (bad man); Slats (bad man)
Synopsis:
The bad men have Siesta to cook for them.

["Now take those delicious tid-bits and go!"] (Table of Contents)

Three Monkeyteers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
The 3 Monkey-Teers [Sassafras; Small Fry; Yehudi]; Stupidman [Egbert]; Frankie and Johnnie Doubleday (two-headed friend); Eager Beaver (Indian); Witch
Synopsis:
The monkeys and Stupidman meet a funny Indian.

["Gus! Look down there, a new customer!"] (Table of Contents)

Gloomy Gus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Virginia Hubbell (signed)
Pencils:
Red Holmdale (signed)
Inks:
Janice Valleau (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Gloomy Gus [Gus Gloompuss]; St. Pete; Gabby; Babyface Blop (killer); Zeke Snarkin (hillbilly); Zack Snarkin (hillbilly)
Synopsis:
Gus thinks it is a mistake to take the body of a killed hillbilly.

The Black Panther (Table of Contents)

Dotty and Ditto / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Dotty; Ditto (parrot); Dottum (indian); Black Panther (steer)
Synopsis:
On the train, Dotty and friends meet a steer on its way to the rodeo.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Pokey Oakey; Suzie; Senor Siesta; Gloomy Gus; Dotty and Ditto
  2. 1. ["All of us know the Black Hood..."]
    Black Hood
  3. 2. ["As the curtain goes up..."]
    Pokey Oakey
  4. 3. ["Driving through the hills..."]
    Snoop McGook
  5. 4. "Here we go again!"
    Suzie
  6. 5. ["It was Senor Siesta's smattering of the culinary arts..."]
    Senor Siesta
  7. 6. ["Now take those delicious tid-bits and go!"]
    Three Monkeyteers
  8. 7. ["Gus! Look down there, a new customer!"]
    Gloomy Gus
  9. 8. The Black Panther
    Dotty and Ditto
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Steinar Ã…dland
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