(May 1952)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date
1952
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

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Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
Bill Vigoda (signed)
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You going out for the school orchestra, Betty? I didn't know you could play an instrument!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

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promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Originality Breeds Contempt (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle

Jester Gigolo (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Puzzle

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Forever Umbrella (Table of Contents: 7)

Suzie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Suzie; Angela

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advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Archie Club (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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Characters
Archie Andrews

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

Script
Bill Woggon
Pencils
Bill Woggon
Inks
Bill Woggon
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
As our scene opens
Genre
humor
Characters
Katy Keene; Sis; K.O. Kelly
Synopsis
A mixup at the radio station causes Katy to think that wrestler, The Great Carootzo, is an amazing singer.
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Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

From Hollywood (Table of Contents: 12)

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Synopsis
News from Hollywood.

Pep Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 13)

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Synopsis
six puzzles.

Gas Pains (Table of Contents: 14)

Wilbur / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Genre
teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkins

My Achin' Back (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle

Sno' Man (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum; Alvin

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["You going out for the school orchestra, Betty? I didn't know you could play an instrument!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["Whichever way you go"]
  3. 2. Originality Breeds Contempt
    Archie
  4. 3. Jester Gigolo
    Jughead
  5. 4. ["Puzzle"]
  6. 5. ["Know your ABC's"]
    Archie
  7. 6. ["This never happened to your bike before"]
  8. 7. Forever Umbrella
    Suzie
  9. 8. ["Double Bubble Gum"]
  10. 9. Archie Club
    Archie
  11. 10. ["As our scene opens"]
    Katy Keene
  12. 11. ["Curtain going up!"]
    Archie
  13. 12. From Hollywood
  14. 13. Pep Puzzle Page
  15. 14. Gas Pains
    Wilbur
  16. 15. My Achin' Back
    Archie
  17. 16. Sno' Man
    Li'l Jinx
  18. 17. ["Try 20 vials of world-famous perfumes"]
  19. 18. ["Newest records"]
  20. 19. ["The two best ways to fill a pen"]
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