(November 1959)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1959-09-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Radio Comics, Inc.
Brand
Archie Adventure Series
Editing
John Goldwater
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date confirmed from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 14, Part 1, Number 1, Periodicals, January-June 1960. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B826394.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Fly / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

The Overblown Marshal of Spire City (Table of Contents: 1)

The Fly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Jack Davis; Joe Simon (see notes)
Inks
Joe Simon ?; Jack Davis ?
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Possible Simon inks and/or alterations per Nick Caputo, November 2016.

How An Orphan Boy Became the Fly (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fly / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Joe Simon
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp ?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Contains a house ad for The Double Life of Private Strong.

The House of Solid Nothing (Table of Contents: 3)

The Fly / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell ?
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp ?

Reprints

The 20 Ton Man (Table of Contents: 4)

The Fly / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell ?
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp ?

Reprints

Loud and Clear (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
drama

Tommy Troy Teaches Judo (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Bob Powell ?
Inks
Joe Simon ?
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp ?

Genre
martial arts

The Justice of Chen Fang (Table of Contents: 7)

The Fly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Paul Reinman; Joe Simpn (see notes)
Inks
Paul Reinman ?; Joe Simon ?
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp ?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Simon redrew some of the Fly/Tommy Troy figures and may have inked the story. Info per Nick Caputo, January 2018.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Fly
  2. 1. The Overblown Marshal of Spire City
    The Fly
  3. 2. How An Orphan Boy Became the Fly
    The Fly
  4. 3. The House of Solid Nothing
    The Fly
  5. 4. The 20 Ton Man
    The Fly
  6. 5. Loud and Clear
  7. 6. Tommy Troy Teaches Judo
  8. 7. The Justice of Chen Fang
    The Fly
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