(March 1958)

Archie, 1944 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sorry I had to put you in the last row, Wilbur! --- Could you see the picture all right?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake

Once A Mug! (Table of Contents: 1)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Mr. Lake; Laurie Lake; Red Wilson; Mr. Van Dyke
Synopsis
When Mr. Lake wishes he had the complete set of golden mugs, Wilbur asks Red to make copies of the mug.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Make Mine Muzak! (Table of Contents: 3)

Red / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Red Wilson; Linda Moore

A Word To the Wide (Table of Contents: 4)

Wilbur / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Chub

Crazy Definitions (Table of Contents: 5)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Slats Morgan; Red Wilson

Indexer Notes

Humorous definitions for love seat, fad, snow, pretty student, butterfly, sandwich spread, and oyster.

Flirting Around (Table of Contents: 6)

Wilbur / comic story / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Slats Morgan; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore; Marge
Synopsis
Wilbur and Slats decide to stop dating because when the girls are caught with other boys, Wilbur and Slats end up injured.

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

Laurie and Linda / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mrs. Lewis left her chess playing husband!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Laurie Lake; Linda Moore
Synopsis
The girls discuss a woman who left her chess playing husband.

Walkie Talkie (Table of Contents: 8)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling ?
Pencils
Bob Bolling ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Pat Smith; Mrs. Smith; Mr. Smith; Mr. Whiplash
Synopsis
Pat the Brat causes trouble for his father when his father's boss comes over for dinner.

It Doesn't Figure (Table of Contents: 9)

Wilbur / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Red Wilson; Miss Gargle; Slats Morgan; Muscles McGuire; Laurie Lake
Synopsis
After successfully getting Slats in trouble, Wilbur asks Red how to break his date with Laurie.

Quiz Biz (Table of Contents: 10)

Wilbur / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Red Wilson; Slats Morgan
Synopsis
After hearing that Red wants money for a jalopy, the gang tries and successfully gets Red on the game show "Dollars and Sense".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.2 page (report information)

Leave Me A Lawn! (Table of Contents: 12)

Wilbur / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Red Wilson
Synopsis
When Wilbur complains of mowing the lawn, Red brings in a goat to graze and trim the grass.

Memories (Table of Contents: 13)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Slats Morgan; Linda Moore; Laurie Lake; Red Wilson
Synopsis
After hearing that Wilbur only remembers what he hears before he falls asleep, Slats and Linda trick Wilbur into thinking that he loves Linda madly.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Sorry I had to put you in the last row, Wilbur! --- Could you see the picture all right?"]
    Wilbur
  2. 1. Once A Mug!
    Wilbur
  3. 2. ["2 ways to get more for your money!"]
    Archie
  4. 3. Make Mine Muzak!
    Red
  5. 4. A Word To the Wide
    Wilbur
  6. 5. Crazy Definitions
    Wilbur
  7. 6. Flirting Around
    Wilbur
  8. 7. ["Mrs. Lewis left her chess playing husband!"]
    Laurie and Linda
  9. 8. Walkie Talkie
    Pat the Brat
  10. 9. It Doesn't Figure
    Wilbur
  11. 10. Quiz Biz
    Wilbur
  12. 11. ["Archie Comics are comical comics!"]
    Archie
  13. 12. Leave Me A Lawn!
    Wilbur
  14. 13. Memories
    Wilbur
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  • Craig Delich
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