(May 1941)

Archie, 1939 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1941-03-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Editing
Abner Sundell
Color
color
Dimensions
standard golden age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 3.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Hood and Wizard / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Camy (signed)
Inks
Al Camy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Black Hood; Wizard; Roy

[The Headless Horseman of Cripple Creek] (Table of Contents: 1)

Black Hood / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten?
Pencils
Al Camy
Inks
Al Camy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Headless Horseman and his two henchmen (Villain; Intro; Death)

[The Witch of All Hallow's Eve] (Table of Contents: 2)

Wizard / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten?
Pencils
Al Camy?
Inks
Al Camy?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Nita Holbrook (Villain; Intro); Nita Holbrook's brother (Villain; Intro)

[The "Execution" of Fran Frazer] (Table of Contents: 3)

Fran Frazer / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Fascists (Villain)

[Hutch Joins a Bund] (Table of Contents: 4)

Keith Kornell / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Zuraw
Inks
Nick Zuraw
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
A gang of bundists (Villain; Intro)

[Atira, the Witch Woman] (Table of Contents: 5)

Firefly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten?
Pencils
Warren King
Inks
Warren King
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
V: Atira's son (I); I: Atira, Jeanne Egart

[The Amateur That Wasn't] (Table of Contents: 6)

St. Louis Kid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
Lin Streeter
Inks
Lin Streeter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Characters
St. Louis Kid [Jim Jennings]; Pampas (Intro)
Synopsis
With the manager's brain and the judge's dough, Pampas will get somewhere in the ring.

Indexer Notes

Originally credited to George Storm, but this is a sure Streeter, with his front view faces with donkey ears like Pinocchio. He is credited on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

[Flight of Treachery] (Table of Contents: 7)

Wings Johnson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Karl Von Karstares (Villain; Intro)

[The "Ice" Tray Case] (Table of Contents: 8)

Bob Phantom / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
Mort Meskin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Snoozer Smith (Villain; Intro; Death); Brick Mason (Villain; Intro); Jinx Friday (Intro)

[Door To the Future] (Table of Contents: 9)

Kardak / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
Carl Hubbell
Inks
Carl Hubbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oswald Van Slick (Intro)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Hood and Wizard
  2. 1. [The Headless Horseman of Cripple Creek]
    Black Hood
  3. 2. [The Witch of All Hallow's Eve]
    Wizard
  4. 3. [The "Execution" of Fran Frazer]
    Fran Frazer
  5. 4. [Hutch Joins a Bund]
    Keith Kornell
  6. 5. [Atira, the Witch Woman]
    Firefly
  7. 6. [The Amateur That Wasn't]
    St. Louis Kid
  8. 7. [Flight of Treachery]
    Wings Johnson
  9. 8. [The "Ice" Tray Case]
    Bob Phantom
  10. 9. [Door To the Future]
    Kardak
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • James Ludwig
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