(March 1948)

Fox, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Brand
A Fox Feature Publication
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Meet Corliss Archer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Feldstein
Inks
Al Feldstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Dexter Franklin

Indexer Notes

Corliss Archer's appearance on the cover and interior stories is based on Janet Waldo, the actress who played the character on the "Meet Corliss Archer" radio series.

Meet Corliss Archer (Table of Contents: 1)

Meet Corliss Archer / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Al Feldstein
Inks
Al Feldstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Dexter Franklin; Mildred Ames; Raymond Ames; Harry Archer; Janet Archer; Moronica (dog)
Synopsis
Introduction of characters in the series.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; color.

Puppy Love (Table of Contents: 2)

Meet Corliss Archer / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Al Feldstein
Inks
Al Feldstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Harry Archer; Janet Archer; Dexter Franklin; Mildred Ames; Moronica (dog)
Synopsis
Upset with her mother's refusal to let her go to the movies until she completes an essay for school, Corliss writes a spiteful essay about her mother. Later, after watching her dog tend to her newborn puppies, Corliss has a change of heart and rewrites the essay.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Chris & Jill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Brown ?
Pencils
Bob Brown ?
Inks
Bob Brown ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's perfect, Jill!
Genre
teen; sports
Characters
Chris Cross; Jill
Synopsis
Chris tries to teach his girlfriend Jill how to play golf.

Indexer Notes

Same characters as those in the "Criss Cross" story.

The Play's the Thing! (Table of Contents: 4)

Meet Corliss Archer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Al Feldstein
Inks
Al Feldstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Harry Archer; Janet Archer; Dexter Franklin; Moronica (dog)
Synopsis
Corliss is bored and her parents send her next door, where she talks to Dexter while he's trying to dismantle an old car radiator.

Drowning My Sorrows (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Brown (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen
Synopsis
A boy is forced to break a date to go visit relatives. He manages to get back to town in time for the dance, but finds his girl is going with another boy.

Indexer Notes

Text story with no illustration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Chris & Jill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Brown ?
Pencils
Bob Brown ?
Inks
Bob Brown ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
These sodas are pretty good chum!
Genre
teen
Characters
Chris Cross; Jill
Synopsis
Chris and Jill deal with a mouthy soda jerk.

Indexer Notes

Same characters as in the "Criss Cross" story.

Kiss and Make-up (Table of Contents: 7)

Meet Corliss Archer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Al Feldstein
Inks
Al Feldstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Dexter Franklin; Raymond Ames; Harry Archer; Janet Archer
Synopsis
Dexter has Raymond make some face powder for a gift for Corliss. Unfortunately, Raymond uses an insect powder recipe for a base, with disastrous results.

Dirty Work (Table of Contents: 8)

Criss Cross / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Brown (credited)
Pencils
Bob Brown (credited)
Inks
Bob Brown (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Chris Cross; Jill
Synopsis
while on his way to a dance with Jill, Chris can't keep his new suit clean.

Indexer Notes

The character is called "Chris Cross" in the story, but the logo is "Criss Cross." In Meet Corliss Archer #2, the character is "Criss Cross" in both the logo and the story.

Complete Picture-Taking Picture-Making Outfit for only $4.98 (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchadise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

New Easy Way Teaches Guitar (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Jim Major / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Greatest Ball-point Pen and Billford Bargain in America! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Meet Corliss Archer
  2. 1. Meet Corliss Archer
    Meet Corliss Archer
  3. 2. Puppy Love
    Meet Corliss Archer
  4. 3. ["That's perfect, Jill!"]
    Chris & Jill
  5. 4. The Play's the Thing!
    Meet Corliss Archer
  6. 5. Drowning My Sorrows
  7. 6. ["These sodas are pretty good chum!"]
    Chris & Jill
  8. 7. Kiss and Make-up
    Meet Corliss Archer
  9. 8. Dirty Work
    Criss Cross
  10. 9. Complete Picture-Taking Picture-Making Outfit for only $4.98
    Illinois Merchadise Mart
  11. 10. New Easy Way Teaches Guitar
    Jim Major
  12. 11. The Greatest Ball-point Pen and Billford Bargain in America!
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
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  • Merlin Haas
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