(September 1950)

Archie, 1940 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
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
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you believe kisses speak the language of love, Archie?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

The Crank Turns (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Foogle
Synopsis
Mr. Foogle starts out not wanting to let the gang play baseball in the empty lot next to his house. After he becomes ill, the gang nurse him back to health and he joins their baseball game.

The Good Skate (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Coach Kleats starts the first high school roller derby team in the country. The first game is against Hilltop. Riverdale wins, thanks to Jughead's skating skills.

It's The Rugged Life (Table of Contents: 3)

Suzie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Suzie; Ferdy; Daddy; Uncle Blunderbuss
Synopsis
Suzie's Daddy needs help getting a new rug onto the floor. She trys to help him by getting Ferdie and Blunderbuss to help.

The Mower The Merrier (Table of Contents: 4)

Wilbur / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake
Synopsis
Wilbur offers to help Laurie get her yard work done so they can go to the dance together.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Katy Keene / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our scene opens in the wee hours of the morning and Randy is giving Katy riding lessons..
Genre
humor; fashion
Characters
Katy; K.O; Randy; Sis
Synopsis
Katy thinks K.O is seeing another woman when he really isn't.

Katy Fashions (Table of Contents: 6)

Katy Keene / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; fashion
Characters
Katy Keene
Synopsis
Katy Keene paperdoll. Katy is riding a horse and has six different riding costumes.

The Trade Whims (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum
Synopsis
Jinx keeps making bad trades and it frustrates Bill. She tries to make a good trade and gets falsely accused of theft at a department store. To make her go away quietly the store gives Jinx a pony. When she shows up at home, with the pony, Bill goes into shock.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Do you believe kisses speak the language of love, Archie?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Crank Turns
    Archie
  3. 2. The Good Skate
    Jughead
  4. 3. It's The Rugged Life
    Suzie
  5. 4. The Mower The Merrier
    Wilbur
  6. 5. ["Our scene opens in the wee hours of the morning and Randy is giving Katy riding lessons.."]
    Katy Keene
  7. 6. Katy Fashions
    Katy Keene
  8. 7. The Trade Whims
    Li'l Jinx
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mark D. Anderson
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Terry Watkins
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • James Yung
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Michael Eshom
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Peter Croome