(August 1948)

Archie, 1944 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1948-06-20
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

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 2, Part 2, Number 2, Periodicals, July-December 1948. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B157027.
Indexed from scanned copy at http://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
Fauntleroy! Get that crime program off the radio!!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Duck; Super Duck
Reprints

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

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cow Cow Boogie Man (Table of Contents: 2)

Super Duck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Duck; Super Duck; Skunk Valley Scotty
Synopsis
Super and Faunt try to snap a picture of Skunk Valley Scotty.
Reprints

At the Midget Auto Races (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Old Nick in The Nick of Time / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Framed (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uwanna Duck; Super Duck; Mrs. Vandergelt
Synopsis
Uwanna tries to use Super Duck's paintings to get into high society.

Try This Crossword Puzzle (Table of Contents: 5)

Super Duck Puzzle Page / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Super Duck

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

Wilbur / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Super, Duper (Table of Contents: 7)

Super Duck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Ham Burger
Synopsis
Super rushes to the hospital and gets pulled over by a cop.

A Simple Drawing Lesson (Table of Contents: 8)

Super Duck Puzzle Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Super Duck

Indexer Notes

How to draw a bear and a connect the dots.

Archie Can Draw Too! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Trouble
Synopsis
Trouble tries to get a hat before the new dog.

Eggs-cuse Me for Living (Table of Contents: 11)

Fauntleroy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Duck; Super Duck; Ham Burger; Mr. Mongoose
Synopsis
Fauntleroy gets a job as a grocery store delivery person.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Super Duck is spelled as one word. Fauntleroy is referred to as Wilbur at one point.

Will She Will? (Table of Contents: 12)

Super Duck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Hilda Duck; Baby (cat); Fauntleroy Duck
Synopsis
Super tries to be nice to his Aunt Hilda, but things keep going wrong.

Place the Numbers (Table of Contents: 13)

Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Red Holmdale ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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
Here's really a priceless thoroughbred!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cubby Bear; Scrappy; Elmer
Synopsis
Cubby tries to get a puppy for his nephew.

Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Fudge / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Finding a Place to Read (Table of Contents: 16)

Super Duck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; O'Dooley
Synopsis
Super tries to find a quiet place to read.

Indexer Notes

Story told in rhyme.

Hidey Ho! (Table of Contents: 17)

Super Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
?!? What's cooking, Supe?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Mr. Rockhart
Synopsis
Super builds a hideout under the staircase so he can hide when the landlord comes for the rent.
Reprints
Keywords
coal bin; fireplace; grandfather clock; landlord; limburger cheese; rent; washing machine

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

M. P. K. Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Viderm / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Fauntleroy! Get that crime program off the radio!!"]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. ["Premiums given cash commission"]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  3. 2. Cow Cow Boogie Man
    Super Duck
  4. 3. At the Midget Auto Races
    Old Nick in The Nick of Time
  5. 4. Framed
    Super Duck
  6. 5. Try This Crossword Puzzle
    Super Duck Puzzle Page
  7. 6. ["It's a date to read Wilbur Comics."]
    Wilbur
  8. 7. Super, Duper
    Super Duck
  9. 8. A Simple Drawing Lesson
    Super Duck Puzzle Page
  10. 9. Archie Can Draw Too!
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Hmph!"]
    It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog
  12. 11. Eggs-cuse Me for Living
    Fauntleroy
  13. 12. Will She Will?
    Super Duck
  14. 13. Place the Numbers
    Puzzle Page
  15. 14. ["Here's really a priceless thoroughbred!"]
    Cubby the Bear
  16. 15. Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Fudge
  17. 16. Finding a Place to Read
    Super Duck
  18. 17. Hidey Ho!
    Super Duck
  19. 18. ["Most amazing factory-to-you introductory offer ever made to our magazine readers"]
    M. P. K. Company
  20. 19. ["Bad skin?"]
    Viderm
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Michael Hoskin
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
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