(March-April 1948)

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

["Wow! What a combination of chemicals, Jughead?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Reprints:
Keywords:
chemistry benches; chemistry laboratories; distilling columns; Erienmeyer flask; microscopes; round bottomed boiling flask

The Uninvited (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Bill Vigoda
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Greeves (introduction); Boxcar Betsy (introduction)
Synopsis:
When Archie and Veronica find two tramps living in the Lodge vacation estate, they have them serve as butler and maid to Mr. Lodge and his senator guests.
Reprints:
Keywords:
hobos; senator; tramps; vacation

Archie Puzzlers (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Match the soup to its country of origin, word search, and puzzle. Early indications of the house style.

Snow Use (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Bill Vigoda
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Snowfall leads to a day of hijinks for Archie, including breaking a window, accidentally hitting Mr. Weatherbee with a snowball, and building a fire on Veronica's frozen swimming pool.
Reprints:
Keywords:
pool; snow; snowball; snowstorm; window

Archie's Hollywood Quiz Page (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Herbert "Red" Holmdale
Pencils:
Herbert "Red" Holmdale
Inks:
Herbert "Red" Holmdale
Colors:
?
Letters:
Herbert "Red" Holmdale

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:

The Book Report (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Bill Vigoda
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Gabby; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie goes to great lengths to complete Veronica's book report on "A Candid History of Germs," only to find the book report is for Reggie.
Reprints:
Keywords:
book report

Hollywood Tattle Tale (Table of Contents)

text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Archie Andrews]
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Archie (Hollywood report)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Louis S. Silberkleit, publisher; John L. Goldwater, editor; Harry Shorten, managing editor; Maurice Coyne, business manager. Archie Comic Publications headquartered at 241 Church Street, New York, NY.

Archie Puzzle Page (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Form 24 words from the letters in "Archie", help Veronica and Archie find a matching pair of shoes, word square. Early indications of the house style.

The Cat's Meow (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
When Archie babysits for Veronica's two Siamese cats, he spills catnip on his pants, which later get worn by (and wreak havoc on) Jughead and Mr. Andrews.
Reprints:
Keywords:
catnip; cats; fence; pants; petsitting

["Yippee yay! Blaze away! Look who's coming!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nevada Jones / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

My Heart Belongs To Lizzie (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; Mrs. Andrews; Jughead Jones; Max (introduction)
Synopsis:
When Mr. Andrews needs a trade-in to get a new car, he has Jughead fix up Archie's jalopy and trades it in. But when Mr. Andrews sees how much Archie misses his jalopy, he buys it back part by part.
Reprints:
Keywords:
car sales; jalopy; mechanic; trade-in

Indexer Notes

Archie refers to his jalopy as "Lizzie" in this story.

I Can Get It For You Wholesale (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica convinces Betty to buy a dress wholesale, only for Betty to find it for a lower price in a Riverdale dress shop.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dresses; wholesale

["It can't be done!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Wow! What a combination of chemicals, Jughead?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Uninvited
    Archie
  3. 2. Archie Puzzlers
    Archie
  4. 3. Snow Use
    Archie
  5. 4. Archie's Hollywood Quiz Page
    Archie
  6. 5. The Book Report
    Archie
  7. 6. Hollywood Tattle Tale
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Archie Puzzle Page
    Archie
  10. 9. The Cat's Meow
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Yippee yay! Blaze away! Look who's coming!"]
    Nevada Jones
  12. 11. My Heart Belongs To Lizzie
    Archie
  13. 12. I Can Get It For You Wholesale
    Betty and Veronica
  14. 13. ["It can't be done!"]
    Archie
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