(August 1949)

Archie, 1944 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1949
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
Editing
Harry Shorten
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
That's funny! I can't seem to make mine roll!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Mile of S-mile-s (Table of Contents: 2)

Super Duck / comic story / 7.67 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; Towser; Officer Bulloney; Kuller
Synopsis
Super Duck tries being nice to people because of a doctor's advice.

Safe from the Storm (Table of Contents: 3)

Ham Burger / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Ham Burger; Fauntleroy Duck
Synopsis
Because it's raining hard Faunt asks Ham to spend the night.

Captain Tootsie to the Rescue! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

On the Loose for a Moose (Table of Contents: 5)

Super Duck / comic story / 6 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; Mr. Dimwitty; Bull
Synopsis
Super invites Dimwitty on a hunting trip giving him all the hard work.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Told in rhyme.

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

Puzzle Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Checkers

Indexer Notes

Can you jump six checkers in one move puzzle, and a connect the dots.

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

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

Ham's Boner Makes Supe Boil (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Ham Burger; Fauntleroy Duck; Super Duck
Synopsis
Faunt tries to help Super to get some money.

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

Fleer's Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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
Hey! That's my pig bank!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Junior; Cubby Bear
Synopsis
Cubby needs money to buy Petunia a present for her birthday.

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

Monark / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Atomic Fishin' (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck buys an aquarium business.
Reprints

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

Movie News / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Piccadilly Circus or thereabouts
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Word Ladder
Characters
Super Duck

Indexer Notes

A word ladder (calm to wind), a math puzzle, a word find, and divide the shape into four of equal shape and size puzzle.

Saved by the Bull (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Tiger Ragg
Synopsis
Super Duck defeats a bully.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Post's Cereals / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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
Here Trouble - I've got some liver for you!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Trouble; Polly
Synopsis
Trouble has an altercation with a parrot.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Word Ladder

Indexer Notes

A word ladder (peso to cent), and a connect the dots.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Sewed Up! (Table of Contents: 21)

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
Super Duck; Uwanna Duck; Count DeFille
Synopsis
Super is annoyed that he has to check his hat and coat for two dollars each.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Fun Industries / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["That's funny! I can't seem to make mine roll!"]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. ["You've seen the rest - now buy the best"]
  3. 2. A Mile of S-mile-s
    Super Duck
  4. 3. Safe from the Storm
    Ham Burger
  5. 4. Captain Tootsie to the Rescue!
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Candies
  6. 5. On the Loose for a Moose
    Super Duck
  7. 6. ["Checkers"]
    Puzzle Page
  8. 7. ["Beware!! Suzie will steal your heart away in Suzie Comics"]
  9. 8. Ham's Boner Makes Supe Boil
    Super Duck
  10. 9. ["Gramps - what is Bossy doing?"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  11. 10. ["Wilbur gets 100%"]
  12. 11. ["Hey! That's my pig bank!"]
    Cubby the Bear
  13. 12. ["Can you find the secret clues to Monark's popularity?"]
    Monark
  14. 13. Atomic Fishin'
    Super Duck
  15. 14. ["Piccadilly Circus or thereabouts"]
    Movie News
  16. 15. ["Word Ladder"]
    Super Duck Puzzle Page
  17. 16. Saved by the Bull
    Super Duck
  18. 17. ["Looks like a bird... flaps its wings like a bird... actually flies like a bird!!! It's "Flaphappy""]
    Post's Cereals
  19. 18. ["Here Trouble - I've got some liver for you!"]
    It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog
  20. 19. ["Word Ladder"]
    Super Duck Puzzle Page
  21. 20. ["Archie should have been born twins!"]
  22. 21. Sewed Up!
    Super Duck
  23. 22. ["Given premiums given cash commission be first"]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  24. 23. ["Send secret messages with the Lone Ranger silver bullet ball pen set"]
    Fun Industries
  25. 24. ["Greatest value ever offered to comic readers!"]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Terry Vraspir