([March] 1951)

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
?
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)

Script
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Pencils
Bob Montana
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Bob Montana
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Veronica! How can I leave you?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn as the cover for Laugh Comics #116, and Archie Comics Digest #15.

The Helping Hand (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie invents a tool that can dust several erasers at the same time.

Sharps and Flats (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Uncle Herman
Synopsis
As Jughead plays tiddly winks his uncle tries to talk him into taking up an instrument. When Jug starts playing the saw, then graduates to the band saw, they go back to tiddly winks.

Backfire (Table of Contents: 3)

Suzie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Suzie; Ferdy; Uncle Blundie
Synopsis
Ferdy doesn't have enough money to take Suzie out. His uncle gives him a pin and tells him to give it to Suzie and his worries will be over. When Ferdy gives her the pin, she starts to change dresses trying to find one to match it. Eventually she does find a dress that matches the pin but when she sees Ferdy has fallen asleep, waiting for her, she's furious and kicks him out.

Fun For Father (Table of Contents: 4)

Wilbur / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Red; Mr. Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin
Synopsis
Wilbur gives Mr. Wilkin a folding chair for his birthday. Mr. Wilkin can't fold it so he can sit in it and it drives him crazy, to the point of being sent to the state hospital.

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

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

Script
Bill Woggon
Pencils
Bill Woggon
Inks
Bill Woggon
Colors
?
Letters
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Editing
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
As our story begins
Genre
humor
Characters
Katy; K.O. Kelly; Sis
Synopsis
K.O. takes the wrong car in his rush to see Katy and gets thrown in jail for driving a stolen car.

A Dream Of An Idea (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
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Editing
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Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum; Joe Edwards
Synopsis
Jinx and Bill step outside of the comic page to help Joe Edwards write a story because he has writers block.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Gee, Veronica! How can I leave you?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Helping Hand
    Archie
  3. 2. Sharps and Flats
    Archie
  4. 3. Backfire
    Suzie
  5. 4. Fun For Father
    Wilbur
  6. 5. ["As our story begins"]
    Katy Keene
  7. 6. A Dream Of An Idea
    Li'l Jinx
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