(September-October 1947)

Archie, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
An Archie Magazine
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden & Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Nope! This one's on me buddy!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:
Keywords:
kissing; lipstick; soda jerks

The Lifeguard (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie fills in for Reggie as a lifeguard and gets into his typical antics.
Reprints:

Archie's Hollywood Quiz Page (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Herbert "Red" Holmdale (signed)
Pencils:
Herbert "Red" Holmdale (signed)
Inks:
Herbert "Red" Holmdale (signed)
Letters:
Herbert "Red" Holmdale (signed)

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Reprints:

The Glamour Boy (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Gabby; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
When Archie takes a bunch of papers from Miss Grundy's desk (instead of just his essay) to escape the Riverdale Glamour Girl Society, Reggie discovers that test answers are among the papers and steals them from Archie.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

An unnamed boy on page 8 appears to be a prototype for Dilton Doiley.

Hollywood Tattle Tales (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Hollywood report

A Cozy Date (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Woogie; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Lodge; Mr. Jones
Synopsis:
Archie tries to get some time alone with Veronica, but people keep ringing the doorbell.
Reprints:

["She's Katy Keene, the Pin-Up Queen!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Katy Keene / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Puzzle Page (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

["Oh hello Wilbur!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wilbur / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["American youth - wake up!"] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irving Novick (signed)
Inks:
Irving Novick (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica; Mr. Paddlehead (introduction)
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica take the advice of a radio show host and decide to live among nature to lose weight.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Girls wear clothes designed by readers. Ends with call with for readers to send dress designs to Archie Comics.

["Hey kids! Look what happens to Super Duck..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Super Duck / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Service With a Snicker (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Mrs. Lodge
Synopsis:
When Archie and Veronica cause the cook and maid to quit, Veronica has Archie dress up as a French maid to serve dinner to the Lodges and their guests - who turn out to be Archie's parents.
Reprints:

Midsummer's Nightmare (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Greeves (introduction); Tony (introduction)
Synopsis:
Archie gets a summer job at Hopntakadip Camp and causes the usual chaos.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Nope! This one's on me buddy!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Lifeguard
    Archie
  3. 2. Archie's Hollywood Quiz Page
    Archie
  4. 3. The Glamour Boy
    Archie
  5. 4. Hollywood Tattle Tales
  6. 5. A Cozy Date
    Archie
  7. 6. ["She's Katy Keene, the Pin-Up Queen!"]
    Katy Keene
  8. 7. Puzzle Page
  9. 8. ["Oh hello Wilbur!"]
    Wilbur
  10. 9. ["American youth - wake up!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. ["Hey kids! Look what happens to Super Duck..."]
    Super Duck
  12. 11. Service With a Snicker
    Archie
  13. 12. Midsummer's Nightmare
    Archie
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