(Summer 1945)

Archie, 1944 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines
Brand
An MLJ Magazine
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at http://comicbookplus.com

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck
Keywords
fishing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Pickwick Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Prepare now at home for post-war opportunities

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

Super Duck / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Al Fagaly (signed)
Pencils
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pssst -- wanna buy a ring, bud? A wishing ring?... And it's a bargain!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Looper the Snooper; Mr. Jones
Synopsis
A shady fellow gives Super Duck a wishing ring.

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

Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Burton Geller (signed)
Pencils
Burton Geller (signed)
Inks
Burton Geller (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Follow the numbers with a pencil to find out what Fauntleroy is doing to Super Duck!
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Trouble

Indexer Notes

A connect the dots and make 10 small words into 5 big words.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Super Duck / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Al Fagaly (signed)
Pencils
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, just right! Now for a refreshing, hot bath!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck has to deal with a persistent egg-beater salesman.

Clever Hans (Table of Contents: 5)

World Wonders / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dale Goss (signed)
Inks
Dale Goss (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A horse in Berlin, Germany, in 1900 could read German - do arithmetic - could handle fractions - answer questions - give the date and tell time to the minute!
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Hans; Bessie

Indexer Notes

Tidbits about a trick horse, homing pigeons, camels, and a firedog.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Duevell
Inks
Duevell
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, kids, here's terrific news! Archie and his gang are on the air
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews

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

Chimpy and His Mystical Friend the Genie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Red Holmdale (signed)
Inks
Red Holmdale (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Chimp, snap outa it! Will ya? You been down in th' mouth for a week - what's th' matter?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Genie; Chimpy; Buttercup; Prof. Cluck
Synopsis
Chimpy's girlfriend has fallen for a crooner.

You Can't Win (Table of Contents: 8)

Super Duck / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Fagaly (illustration)
Inks
Al Fagaly (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"Yeeooww! They're at it again," yowled Superduck, as he looked into his back-yard garden.
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Joe Blow
Synopsis
The neighbor's chickens are scratching up Super Duck's garden.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Super Duck is spelled as one word.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Super Duck / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Al Fagaly (signed)
Pencils
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh! What's going on here?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck and his neighbor fight over a steak.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Fun Industries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Amuse and amaze friends with the library of fun

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

Invenco Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Special telescope offer!

The Insult That Turned a "Chump" Into a Champ (Table of Contents: 12)

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Atlas
Pencils
?; ? (photograph)
Inks
?; ? (photograph)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Joe, let's see if you can make it ring, too
Characters
Joe
Synopsis
Joe follows Charles Atlas instructions and becomes strong.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic form.

Back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. ["Prepare now at home for post-war opportunities"]
    Pickwick Co.
  3. 2. ["Pssst -- wanna buy a ring, bud? A wishing ring?... And it's a bargain!"]
    Super Duck
  4. 3. ["Follow the numbers with a pencil to find out what Fauntleroy is doing to Super Duck!"]
    Puzzle Page
  5. 4. ["Ah, just right! Now for a refreshing, hot bath!"]
    Super Duck
  6. 5. Clever Hans
    World Wonders
  7. 6. ["Hey, kids, here's terrific news! Archie and his gang are on the air"]
  8. 7. ["Chimp, snap outa it! Will ya? You been down in th' mouth for a week - what's th' matter?"]
    Chimpy and His Mystical Friend the Genie
  9. 8. You Can't Win
    Super Duck
  10. 9. ["Gosh! What's going on here?"]
    Super Duck
  11. 10. ["Amuse and amaze friends with the library of fun"]
    Fun Industries
  12. 11. ["Special telescope offer!"]
    Invenco Corp.
  13. 12. The Insult That Turned a "Chump" Into a Champ
    Charles Atlas
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