(April 1946)

Archie, 1944 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
An Archie Magazine
Editing
John L. Goldwater; Harry Shorten (managing editor)
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

Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com/
Editing credits from this issue's statement of ownership.


[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
fire engine

How Gloria Became a Bride (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

LeCharme Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Super Duck / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now this is one of our rare masterpieces - a portrait of an untamed savage!!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Li'l Chief Stinkweed; Mike; Flanagan
Synopsis
An Indian from a painting comes to life and bothers Super Duck.

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

Cubby the Bear / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nuts! Here I am with only five bucks to my name and I gotta get Cynthia a Christmas present!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cubby
Synopsis
Cubby sells ties.

[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
Hey, Supe, why do they call a dog 'man's best friend?'
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Tiny
Synopsis
Fauntleroy gets a dog.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Hotfoot the Hobo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew! What a scorcher - the tropics may be okay for a vacation - but this must be the wrong season!
Genre
humor
Characters
Hotfoot
Synopsis
Hotfoot tries to find a cool place to stay.

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn as the Cubby the Bear story, Hot and Cold, in Super Duck Comics #46.

The Fat's in the Fire (Table of Contents: 6)

Super Duck / text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck tries to lose weight.

Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc. (Table of Contents: 7)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Louis H. Silberkleit
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Super Duck / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, I got through with my shopping without too much trouble!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Prof. Birdbrain
Synopsis
A psychologist tells Super Duck that he shouldn't punish his kid brother when Fauntleroy's bad.

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

Lancaster County Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Metro Publications / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How Joe's Body Brought Him Fame Instead of Shame (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. How Gloria Became a Bride
    LeCharme Products
  3. 2. ["Now this is one of our rare masterpieces - a portrait of an untamed savage!!"]
    Super Duck
  4. 3. ["Nuts! Here I am with only five bucks to my name and I gotta get Cynthia a Christmas present!"]
    Cubby the Bear
  5. 4. ["Hey, Supe, why do they call a dog 'man's best friend?'"]
    Super Duck
  6. 5. ["Whew! What a scorcher - the tropics may be okay for a vacation - but this must be the wrong season!"]
    Hotfoot the Hobo
  7. 6. The Fat's in the Fire
    Super Duck
  8. 7. Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc.
  9. 8. ["Well, I got through with my shopping without too much trouble!"]
    Super Duck
  10. 9. ["Boys girls men women pick your prize"]
    Lancaster County Seed Co.
  11. 10. ["Free 150 power microscope with this offer"]
    Metro Publications
  12. 11. How Joe's Body Brought Him Fame Instead of Shame
    Charles Atlas
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Terry Vraspir