(August 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sneeze Powder
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck

Give Yourself a Cold Wave Permanent (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Tru-Kurl / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! There's a gismo that looks like it had real possibilities for some fun and relaxation!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Slugger Downe
Synopsis
Fauntleroy gets a device to throw his voice which he uses to cause trouble.
Keywords
ventriloquism

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

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
Hmphh... some guys have all the luck!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Trouble
Synopsis
Trouble tries to perform a heroic feat.

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

Super Duck / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Go get it Tiny!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Joe; Tiny (a dog)
Synopsis
Fauntleroy teaches Tiny to fetch.

Indexer Notes

Based on the text story Man's Best Friend from the previous issue.

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

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, Beezo, tonight's the night-- I can hardly wait to see what Socko does in this picture...
Genre
humor
Characters
Willy the Wise-Guy; Beezo; Beezo's father; Beezo's mother; Socko Gibson (picture)
Synopsis
Willy helps Beezo with his homework.

You Can't Win (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck [as Super-Duck]; Black Cat [also as Blackie]; Hannah Horseface; Oliver Ozone Owl; Willie the Weasel; Gooch; Flanagan
Synopsis
Super Duck tries to recover Hannah Horseface's stolen necklace.

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

Super Duck / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm sick, Doc!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; sports
Characters
Super Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck takes up golf.
Keywords
golf

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

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
At last I've got a date with that new girl!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cubby the Bear
Synopsis
Cubby learns to control his temper.
Keywords
cigar

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you make a second list of words that sound like the first but that are spelled differently and have different meanings?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Arson Wells

Indexer Notes

A homonym puzzle, a maze, a connect the dots, and find two identical heads.

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

Super Duck / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here we are at Aunt Ima's Place!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Aunt Ima Duck; Tiny (a dog); Pepito (monkey)
Synopsis
Fauntleroy takes a kid's ice cream cone and gets a black eye.

Amuse and Amaze Friends (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Fun Industries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Road to Super-Strength (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Bob Hoffman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

New X-Acto Tools (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

X-Acto Crescent Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Sneeze Powder"]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. Give Yourself a Cold Wave Permanent
    Tru-Kurl
  3. 2. ["Hey! There's a gismo that looks like it had real possibilities for some fun and relaxation!"]
    Super Duck
  4. 3. ["Hmphh... some guys have all the luck!"]
    It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog
  5. 4. ["Go get it Tiny!"]
    Super Duck
  6. 5. ["Boy oh boy, Beezo, tonight's the night-- I can hardly wait to see what Socko does in this picture..."]
    Willy the Wise-Guy
  7. 6. You Can't Win
    Super Duck
  8. 7. ["I'm sick, Doc!"]
    Super Duck
  9. 8. ["At last I've got a date with that new girl!"]
    Cubby the Bear
  10. 9. ["Can you make a second list of words that sound like the first but that are spelled differently and have different meanings?"]
    Super Duck Puzzle Page
  11. 10. ["Here we are at Aunt Ima's Place!"]
    Super Duck
  12. 11. Amuse and Amaze Friends
    Fun Industries
  13. 12. The Road to Super-Strength
    Bob Hoffman
  14. 13. New X-Acto Tools
    X-Acto Crescent Products
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Terry Vraspir