(March 1949)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
Editing
Harry Shorten
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's still raining, Veronica! I guess you'll have to stay longer!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie #120

My Diary (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie; Veronica
Synopsis
Archie takes a diary from Veronica on accident.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Katy Keene / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon
Pencils
Bill Woggon
Inks
Bill Woggon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Weepers!
Genre
humor
Characters
Katy Keene; Sis
Synopsis
Katy goes on a plane trip to several different countries.

Bookworm (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead; Archie
Synopsis
Jughead gets so caught up in the book he just checked out from the library, he doesn't see all the dangers he's walking trough.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Nevada Jones / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Hazel Marten [as Scott Fleming]
Pencils
Bill Woggon
Inks
Bill Woggon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As our scene opens....
Characters
Nevada Jones; Willie
Synopsis
Nevada stops a crooked gambler.

The Art of Still Life Painting (Table of Contents: 5)

Willy the Wise Guy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Willy the Wise Guy
Synopsis
There is no script in this strip as willy shops for still life objects. Wine, fruit, cheese. He ends up eating the subjects before he can paint them.

A Dog's Life (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx gets a puppy.

The Thin Man (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty; Veronica; Uncle Bumble; Archie
Synopsis
The girls help Uncle Bumble get into shape for the annual Moose Lodge baseball game.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's still raining, Veronica! I guess you'll have to stay longer!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. My Diary
    Archie
  3. 2. ["Weepers!"]
    Katy Keene
  4. 3. Bookworm
    Jughead
  5. 4. ["As our scene opens...."]
    Nevada Jones
  6. 5. The Art of Still Life Painting
    Willy the Wise Guy
  7. 6. A Dog's Life
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. The Thin Man
    Betty and Veronica
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