(July 1957)

Archie, 1944 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1957-05-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1957, page 165, registration number B655773.
Most stories retain the old Wilbur logo.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Edwards ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Y'know, Red, nothing sends a chill down my spine like looking at Laurie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Red Wilson; Slats Morgan

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Wilbur #34 and later redrawn for the cover of Wilbur #90.

A Fade Worse Than Death! (Table of Contents: 1)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Slats Morgan; Miss Gargle; Red Wilson; Mr. Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore
Synopsis
Wilbur and Slats play around with disappearing ink.

Keen Teen Definitions (Table of Contents: 2)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Mr. Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Red Wilson; Linda Moore; Slats Morgan

Indexer Notes

Humorous definitions for run, son, diet, hors d'oeuvres, and books.

The Silencer (Table of Contents: 3)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Hap Holliday

Fame Afoot (Table of Contents: 4)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Red Wilson; Linda Moore; Mr. Dripwaite; Miss Gargle; Jane Minksfield
Synopsis
Angry at the publicity Greendale High gets, Wilbur has movie actress Jane Minksfield get her footprints in cement outside the school.

Sights Unseen (Table of Contents: 5)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake
Synopsis
Laurie blindfolds Wilbur so he won't stare at the waitresses at the drive-in.

Learning! (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Hap Holliday; Merry Holliday

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Monitor and the Merrimac (Table of Contents: 8)

Our American Heritage / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Crazy Definitions (Table of Contents: 9)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Red Wilson; Mr. Lake

Indexer Notes

Humorous definitions for crew cut, compliment, minute man, period costume, daughter, and hen.

Well Wadda Ya Know? (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Disguise the Limit! (Table of Contents: 11)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore; Slats Morgan; Red Wilson; Elmer Hayseed; Silas Hayseed
Synopsis
Linda has a blind date with Elmer Hayseed and dresses up as a hick to turn him off.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Y'know, Red, nothing sends a chill down my spine like looking at Laurie!"]
    Wilbur
  2. 1. A Fade Worse Than Death!
    Wilbur
  3. 2. Keen Teen Definitions
    Wilbur
  4. 3. The Silencer
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Fame Afoot
    Wilbur
  6. 5. Sights Unseen
    Wilbur
  7. 6. Learning!
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. ["Yahoo!"]
    Archie
  9. 8. Monitor and the Merrimac
    Our American Heritage
  10. 9. Crazy Definitions
    Wilbur
  11. 10. Well Wadda Ya Know?
  12. 11. Disguise the Limit!
    Wilbur
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