(December 1952)

Archie, 1944 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1952
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 1952 by Close-Up, Inc.
Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com/


[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
Why don't'cha go out and play marbles like other little boys do?!?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck

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

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

Moon Madness (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck; Major Heddache; General Nusanz
Synopsis
Super Duck demonstrates a new jet engine he invented for the military.
Reprints

One for the Money (Table of Contents: 3)

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; Mushnoggin
Synopsis
Super and Mushnoggin go looking for gold.

A Flash in the Pan (Table of Contents: 4)

Super Duck / comic story / 3 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; Baron Kuda
Synopsis
Fauntleroy Duck replaces lightbulbs with flash bulbs.
Reprints

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

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

A Horrible Situation (Table of Contents: 6)

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
Synopsis
Super and Uwanna go into a House of Horrors carnival attraction.
Reprints
Keywords
swimsuits

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Romantic scene proves strictly for the birds
Genre
non-fiction

Hot Dogs Never Bite (Table of Contents: 8)

Fauntleroy / 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; children
Characters
Fauntleroy Duck; Ham Burger; Squintly; Shorty; Buster Noggin; Queen Cookie; Chef Pickle; Super Duck
Synopsis
Faunt has a nightmare where he is captured by living hot dogs.

Indexer Notes

Similar plot to the fourth Super Duck story in Super Duck Comics #11.

A Bad Fix (Table of Contents: 9)

Super Duck / comic story / 3 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; Ham Burger; Fauntleroy Duck; Shorty; Joe
Synopsis
Uwanna insists Super accompany her to a costume party.
Reprints

[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) (Expand) /

Slinky / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

The Secret of Treasure Cave (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

Novelty Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Why don't'cha go out and play marbles like other little boys do?!?"]
    Super Duck
  2. 1. ["These are the stars of the Archie Comic Group!"]
    Archie
  3. 2. Moon Madness
    Super Duck
  4. 3. One for the Money
    Super Duck
  5. 4. A Flash in the Pan
    Super Duck
  6. 5. ["Join the big parade to our brand new comic magazine, Archie's Pals 'n' Gals starring Archie Jughead, Betty and Veronica, and Reggie!"]
  7. 6. A Horrible Situation
    Super Duck
  8. 7. ["Romantic scene proves strictly for the birds"]
    Movie Chatter
  9. 8. Hot Dogs Never Bite
    Fauntleroy
  10. 9. A Bad Fix
    Super Duck
  11. 10. ["Old devil "Gloom" got you down? Let Laugh Comics chase him away... in a hurry!"]
  12. 11. ["Gosh, Billy - I wish we could think of something to do!"]
    Slinky
  13. 12. ["Here's real fun for you!"]
    Seagee Co.
  14. 13. The Secret of Treasure Cave
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  15. 14. ["Look at these 4 wonder bargains"]
    Novelty Mart
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
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