(September-October 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

["Is there anyone in the classroom who is good on dates?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:
Keywords:
chalk boards; classrooms; student desks

The Hair Raiser (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Gable (intro); Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee visits the Andrews household to have a chat with Archie's parents and his toupee becomes the subject of Archie's antics.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Archie Archives reprint credits this story to Harry Lucey, but the pencils do not match anything Lucey had drawn either before or after this story; in fact, the pencils greatly resemble Vigoda's. Pencils previously credited to Ray Gill.

["Archie can draw too!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Roughing It! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie, Jughead, Betty, and Veronica go on a picnic and finds themselves in the usual trouble.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils previously credited to Ray Gill.

["It's a date to read Wilbur Comics."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Archie Puzzle Page (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Characters:
Archie Andrews
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes rebuses of names of popular crooners and a drawing made up of features of different Archie characters (Veronica's hair, Jughead's eyes, etc.).

Auld Lang Syne (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
When Archie's antics lead Miss Grundy to retire, the gang decides to give her a nice sendoff to convince her to stay.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils previously attributed to Ray Gill.

Archie Puzzle Page (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Reprints:

Artists & Models (Table of Contents)

Betty & Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Paynton Daub (introduction)
Synopsis:
Paynton Daub, a cartoonist, hires Betty and Veronica to model (and fight) for his latest story.
Reprints:

My Sun! My Sun! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Andrews tries to enjoy the sun, but has trouble finding a place to sit.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils previously attributed to Ray Gill.

["HOLLYWOODODDITY: 'Certainly I have a swimming pool....'"] (Table of Contents)

Hollywood Tattle Tales / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Hollywood report

Archie's Hollywood Quiz Page (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews
Reprints:

["Hi, gang! Let's bring this meeting to order!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Gill
Inks:
Ray Gill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead reads the list of new members, Betty and Veronica advertise the club button and press card, and two club members send in a poem and report on an explosion.
Reprints:

It's An Ill Wind (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Dilbert (introduction)
Synopsis:
When Mr. Weatherbee gives Dilly the afternoon off, Archie kisses up to Mr. Weatherbee to get the same treatment.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dilbert is a prototype for the character of Dilton. Pencils previously attributed to Ray Gill.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Is there anyone in the classroom who is good on dates?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Hair Raiser
    Archie
  3. 2. ["Archie can draw too!"]
    Archie
  4. 3. Roughing It!
    Archie
  5. 4. ["It's a date to read Wilbur Comics."]
    Wilbur
  6. 5. Archie Puzzle Page
    Archie
  7. 6. Auld Lang Syne
    Archie
  8. 7. Archie Puzzle Page
    Archie
  9. 8. Artists & Models
    Betty & Veronica
  10. 9. My Sun! My Sun!
    Archie
  11. 10. ["HOLLYWOODODDITY: 'Certainly I have a swimming pool....'"]
    Hollywood Tattle Tales
  12. 11. Archie's Hollywood Quiz Page
  13. 12. ["Hi, gang! Let's bring this meeting to order!"]
    Archie Club
  14. 13. It's An Ill Wind
    Archie
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