(February 1950)

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 Approved Reading
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 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
Hey, Supe, are you sure we were on the right train?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck
Reprints

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

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

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

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

The Invisible Duck (Table of Contents: 3)

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; Dr. Anice Thesia
Synopsis
Fauntleroy win a ray gun from the Duck Rogers show and it turns things invisible.

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

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Forget Me Nots (Table of Contents: 5)

Super Duck / comic story / 6.67 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; Ham Burger; Shifty Gears; O'Schmoole
Synopsis
Super invents thought reader glasses that can see other people's thoughts.

The Gift of Politeness (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Al Fagaly
Pencils
Al Fagaly
Inks
Al Fagaly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mrs. Lumpbottom; Ham Burger
Synopsis
Mrs. Lumpbottom loves the way Ham says thanks.

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

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

A Sweeping Climax (Table of Contents: 8)

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; Ham Burger; John J. Schmoe
Synopsis
Super Duck hitchhikes to get to the hospital and visit Ham.

Indexer Notes

Partially told in rhyme.

Captain Tootsie Foils Robbery (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

It's For the Birds (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cubby Bear; Junior
Synopsis
Cubby tries to help Junior build a bird-house.

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

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

Groaning Home (Table of Contents: 12)

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
Fauntleroy Duck; Super Duck; Captain Keyed
Synopsis
Super can't get off the island because he lost his ticket for the boat.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fine life ahead for Shirley Temple's baby
Genre
non-fiction

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

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
Trouble!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Trouble
Synopsis
Trouble's owner tries to teach him to fetch a stick.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

A Sad Tail (Table of Contents: 17)

Super Duck / comic story / 3.33 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; Uwanna Duck
Synopsis
Super takes Fauntleroy to be vaccinated.

A Current Event (Table of Contents: 18)

Ham Burger / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Fauntleroy Duck; Ham Burger
Synopsis
Ham and Faunt go camping.

Picnic a la Cart (Table of Contents: 19)

Super Duck / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uwanna Duck; Super Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck uses a donkey and cart takes Uwanna on a picnic.

Indexer Notes

Told in rhyme.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Adjust-O-Belt Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Hey, Supe, are you sure we were on the right train?"]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. ["What makes Archie lead the field?"]
    Archie
  3. 2. ["She's beautiful but dumb that's Suzie"]
    Suzie
  4. 3. The Invisible Duck
    Super Duck
  5. 4. ["Boys! Girls! Hurry! Be the first to go roaring by with a wonderful Chugga-Mota!"]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  6. 5. Forget Me Nots
    Super Duck
  7. 6. The Gift of Politeness
    Ham Burger
  8. 7. ["Here it is! Your Archie Annual"]
  9. 8. A Sweeping Climax
    Super Duck
  10. 9. Captain Tootsie Foils Robbery
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  11. 10. It's For the Birds
    Cubby the Bear
  12. 11. ["Close out! 3 power all-metal binoculars"]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  13. 12. Groaning Home
    Super Duck
  14. 13. ["Fine life ahead for Shirley Temple's baby"]
    Movie News
  15. 14. ["Trouble!"]
    It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog
  16. 15. ["Boy! What a beauty!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  17. 16. ["Okay, kids! I give up! I surrender! You've been after me a long time to catch me in a magazine all my own."]
  18. 17. A Sad Tail
    Super Duck
  19. 18. A Current Event
    Ham Burger
  20. 19. Picnic a la Cart
    Super Duck
  21. 20. ["Given! Act now mail coupon Given!"]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  22. 21. ["Have a slimmer, youthful, feminine appearance instantly!"]
    Adjust-O-Belt Co.
  23. 22. ["Shoot Daisy's Red Ryder cowboy carbine!"]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Terry Vraspir