(June 1951)

Archie, 1944 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1951
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

Copyright, 1951, by Close-Up, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee! Fauntleroy is sure lagging behind!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck

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

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

A Mountain to Something (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Uwanna Duck
Synopsis
Super encounters a talking plant.

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

The Westfield Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Road to Bruin (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Ham Burger
Synopsis
Super tries to get rid of a pet bear.

Sabotaging the Saboteurs (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

U.S. Royal with His Jet-Propelled Bike; U.S. Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hoard Times are Here Again (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Officer Squintly; Herman (villain)
Synopsis
Super is hoarding tires, food and gas, but people think he's the thief who's been stealing tires, food and gas.

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

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

Script
Dave Berg ?
Pencils
Dave Berg [as Davy Berg] (signed)
Inks
Dave Berg [as Davy Berg] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's play the Super Duck Game
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A race game, a maze, a crossword puzzle, and a trick.

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

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

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

Lonnie and Wayne / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Lion's Den (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
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Cubby Bear; Junior; Pete; Mr. Magico
Synopsis
Cubby has to deal with a trunk containing a lion.
Reprints

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

Scotch Brand / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Dave Berg ?
Pencils
Dave Berg [as Davy Berg] (signed)
Inks
Dave Berg [as Davy Berg] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Silhouette Pictures

Indexer Notes

How to make silhouette pictures, a multiple choice symbol quiz, and a flower quiz.

A Foul Ball Game (Table of Contents: 13)

Squintly, the Nearsighted Cop / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Officer Squintly; Sarge; Rover Gang [Fauntleroy Duck; Ham Burger; Vic Tree; Rick Shaw; Hugo Furst; Bill Board; Tim Idity; Henry J. Karr]; Gladly (a bear)
Synopsis
Squintly is put in charge of a youth program.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

Script
Dave Berg ?
Pencils
Dave Berg [as Berg] (signed)
Inks
Dave Berg [as Berg] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
City Dump

Indexer Notes

Figure out the name of a Mother Goose character from the images, and redraw a pig.

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Battered Shotgun Baffles Doris Day
Genre
non-fiction

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

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

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

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

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

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

Script
Dave Berg ?
Pencils
Dave Berg [as Davy Berg] (signed)
Inks
Dave Berg [as Davy Berg] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you put the first 9 numbers in these circles so that any and all 3 circles in a straight line add up to 15?

Indexer Notes

A math puzzle, a magic balloon trick, and a rebus.

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

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Tree's a Crowd (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck
Synopsis
Super tries to get rid of a weed in his lawn.

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

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

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

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

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

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Gee! Fauntleroy is sure lagging behind!"]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. ["The brightest star"]
  3. 2. A Mountain to Something
    Super Duck
  4. 3. ["Free bikes and cash!"]
    The Westfield Manufacturing Company
  5. 4. The Road to Bruin
    Super Duck
  6. 5. Sabotaging the Saboteurs
    U.S. Royal with His Jet-Propelled Bike; U.S. Bike Tires
  7. 6. Hoard Times are Here Again
    Super Duck
  8. 7. ["Let's play the Super Duck Game"]
    Super Duck Fun Page
  9. 8. ["Coming events cast their shadows!"]
  10. 9. ["It's great fun play a guitar and so easy, too!"]
    Lonnie and Wayne
  11. 10. The Lion's Den
    Cubby the Bear
  12. 11. ["It's fun! Make a neighborhood nature book with Scotch Brand cellophane tape"]
    Scotch Brand
  13. 12. ["Silhouette Pictures"]
    Super Duck Fun Page
  14. 13. A Foul Ball Game
    Squintly, the Nearsighted Cop
  15. 14. ["For a whale of a good 10ยข bargain buy Pep Comics"]
  16. 15. ["City Dump"]
    Super Duck Fun Page
  17. 16. ["Battered Shotgun Baffles Doris Day"]
    Movie News
  18. 17. ["We're holding her for ransom!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  19. 18. ["Extra! Extra! Extra!"]
  20. 19. ["Can you put the first 9 numbers in these circles so that any and all 3 circles in a straight line add up to 15?"]
    Super Duck Fun Page
  21. 20. ["Boys! Girls! Hurry! - Be the first to own this beautiful identification bracelet!"]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  22. 21. Tree's a Crowd
    Super Duck
  23. 22. ["Hello kids! We're back with a brand new Archie Annual #3"]
  24. 23. ["Be the master not the slave!"]
    Pickwick Co.
  25. 24. ["Free! At no extra cost! Plastic picture rings"]
    Kellogg's Pep
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
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