(May 1942)

Archie, 1939 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1942-03-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Editing
Harry Shorten
Color
color
Dimensions
standard golden age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Hood; Wizard / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Camy
Inks
Al Camy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Black Hood [Kip Burland]; Wizard [Blane Whitney]; Roy; Nazis

[The Story of Dinky Nolan] (Table of Contents: 1)

Black Hood / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
Al Camy
Inks
Al Camy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Dinky Nolan (Villain; Intro; Death); Nick Sarto (Villain; Intro; Death)

[The Story of Randolph Blake] (Table of Contents: 2)

Wizard / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Randolph Blake (Intro; Death); Roger (Intro); Vivian Vance (Intro); Slicker Morgan (Villain; Intro; Death); Japanese (Villain)

Indexer Notes

Pearl Harbor attack shown in story; next app. in SHIELD / WIZARD COMICS #7

[The Disappearance of Beppo the Horse: Part 2] (Table of Contents: 3)

Snoop McGook / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Hubbell
Inks
Carl Hubbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Boss McGivern (villain, introduction)

[The Slingshot Soldier] (Table of Contents: 4)

Keith Kornell / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
Warren King
Inks
Warren King
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Lichee Wan (Intro); The Japanese (Villain)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[The Coming of Sheba] (Table of Contents: 5)

Firefly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk?
Pencils
Warren King
Inks
Warren King
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Sheba (Villain; Intro)

Indexer Notes

story unresolved; next app. in MIGHTY CRUSADERS #4 (1966)

That's Right! It's the Golden Gloves! (Table of Contents: 6)

St. Louis Kid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Montana
Pencils
Bob Montana
Inks
Bob Montana
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Sammy Final (Intro); Carlton H. Hooble (Intro)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[Episode In Canada] (Table of Contents: 7)

Wings Johnson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Cuffner (Villain; Intro); G-23 (Villain; Intro); Nazis (Villain)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

The Wright Brothers (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren King?
Inks
Warren King?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright
Synopsis
Bio of Wilbur and Orville Wright.

[The Draft Dodger] (Table of Contents: 9)

Kardak / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Phillips
Inks
Jim Phillips
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Johnny Walters (Intro); Mrs. Walters (Intro); The Japanese (Villain)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Hood; Wizard
  2. 1. [The Story of Dinky Nolan]
    Black Hood
  3. 2. [The Story of Randolph Blake]
    Wizard
  4. 3. [The Disappearance of Beppo the Horse: Part 2]
    Snoop McGook
  5. 4. [The Slingshot Soldier]
    Keith Kornell
  6. 5. [The Coming of Sheba]
    Firefly
  7. 6. That's Right! It's the Golden Gloves!
    St. Louis Kid
  8. 7. [Episode In Canada]
    Wings Johnson
  9. 8. The Wright Brothers
  10. 9. [The Draft Dodger]
    Kardak
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