(June 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
?
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


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wonder where in heck that Fauntleroy can be? He was here just a second ago!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck

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

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

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

Super Duck / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, am I glad that's finished!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck is sleepwalking.

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

Super Duck Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, looks like Super better start looking for a new maid!

Indexer Notes

A cypher puzzle, scrambled word, and a connect the dots.

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

It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmph-- plain old dog food again--
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Trouble; Dr. Barker
Synopsis
Trouble tries to get better food by getting a better owner.

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

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
Wurra, wurra, wurra! Income tax's gotta be paid! Rent's away over due!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Tiny
Synopsis
Super Duck fixes up his boat for a race.

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

Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
D'ya think you can beat a little girl?

Indexer Notes

A maze, connect the dots, and a crossword puzzle.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ho-hum! This explains the way I feel!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cubby
Synopsis
Cubby is attracted to a pretty nurse and tries to get himself admitted to the hospital.

Man's Best Friend (Table of Contents: 8)

Super Duck / text story / 2 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; Tiny
Synopsis
Super Duck tries to fool Tiny with a thrown stick.

Indexer Notes

Super Duck is spelled as one word in the story.

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

Willy the Wise-Guy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, oh boy! What a dog that Barky is! Smart as a whip!
Genre
humor
Characters
Willy; Barky
Synopsis
Willy gets a dog and tries to train him.

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

Super Duck / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get out of my laboratory and stay out!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; General Nusantz
Synopsis
Fauntleroy sabotages Super Duck's attempts to show off his inventions.

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Culture / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Metro Publications / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Insult That Turned a "Chump" Into a Champ (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I wonder where in heck that Fauntleroy can be? He was here just a second ago!"]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. ["Be the first in your town to wear this sensational Corozo Nut ring said to bring good luck to the wearer"]
    Harem Co.
  3. 2. ["Boy, am I glad that's finished!"]
    Super Duck
  4. 3. ["Well, looks like Super better start looking for a new maid!"]
    Super Duck Puzzle Page
  5. 4. ["Hmph-- plain old dog food again--"]
    It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog
  6. 5. ["Wurra, wurra, wurra! Income tax's gotta be paid! Rent's away over due!"]
    Super Duck
  7. 6. ["D'ya think you can beat a little girl?"]
    Puzzle Page
  8. 7. ["Ho-hum! This explains the way I feel!"]
    Cubby Bear
  9. 8. Man's Best Friend
    Super Duck
  10. 9. ["Boy, oh boy! What a dog that Barky is! Smart as a whip!"]
    Willy the Wise-Guy
  11. 10. ["Get out of my laboratory and stay out!"]
    Super Duck
  12. 11. ["In 10 minutes a day -- in your own home let me rebuild your arms, chest, back, legs and grip!"]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Culture
  13. 12. ["Free with this offer 33 power telescope lens kit"]
    Metro Publications
  14. 13. The Insult That Turned a "Chump" Into a Champ
    Charles Atlas
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