(April 1947)

Archie, 1945 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
An Archie Magazine
Editing
Harry Shorten

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Suzie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Piano Tuner
Genre
humor
Characters
Suzie; Mr. McFoof; Mrs. McFoof

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

Suzie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, isn't that pretty!
Genre
humor
Characters
Suzie; Store Manager; portly customer; elderly customer
Synopsis
In order to earn money to buy an expensive bathing suit, Suzie takes a job at the Ladies Fashion Boutique, but proves to be of little help to the store.

Suzie Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 2)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Suzie
Synopsis
Connect the dots, word ladders, and shape arrangement puzzles are the contents of the page.

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

Suzie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh gee, Professor, thanks a lot for the job.
Genre
humor
Characters
Suzie; The Professor; J. Newton Knumbskull
Synopsis
Suzie assists an eccentric inventor trying to market his impractical inventions.

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

Suzie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz [as Sam S.] (signed)
Inks
Samm Schwartz [as Sam S.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh please, Sir Erroll, do not fight the terrible dragon just to save me!
Genre
humor
Characters
Suzie; Ferdie; Mrs. Van Gelt; Mr. Stronguy
Synopsis
Ferdie is hired to protect Mrs. Van Gelt's society party. Suzie tags along to make sure Ferdie doesn't make things worse, as Ferdie goes to the party disguised as a medieval knight.

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

Katy Keene / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon (signed)
Pencils
Bill Woggon (signed)
Inks
Bill Woggon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Woggon (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As our scene opens, Katy is rising with the sun to go downtown...
Genre
humor
Characters
Katy Keene; Sis; Super Duck (cameo)
Synopsis
After winning a pinup contest at a local department store, Katy and Sis go to claim her prize.

Indexer Notes

Among the features on the triple bill Katy takes Sis to see at the movie theater is a Super Duck cartoon.

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

Suzie's Movie Diary / text article / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One key bit in the M-G-M Red Skelton...
Synopsis
A collection of Hollywood anecdotes.

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Louis Silberkleit
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Filed October 1, 1946; Listed owners Close Up, Inc., and Harold Hammond, both of 241 Church Street, New York, 13, NY.; Publisher Louis Silberkleit, Editor John H. Goldwater, Managing Editor Harry Shorten, Business Manager Louis Coyne, all of 241 Church Street, New York, 13, NY.; no circulation figures given.

The Carpenter (Table of Contents: 8)

Suzie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Suzie; Ferdie; The Foreman; the home owners
Synopsis
Suzie and Ferdie are subcontracted to build a dog house for an ill-tempered bulldog.

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

Suzie / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ferdie, looking at that dummy reminds me that you need a new suit!
Genre
humor
Characters
Suzie; Ferdie; store manager; K.O. McSlugg; Angela
Synopsis
Ferdie gets into an altercation with a brute over a suit of clothes. When the brute, who is a local boxing champ, is accidentally knocked unconscious, everyone assumes Ferdie did it and fixes him up with a rematch against the champ in the boxing ring.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The Piano Tuner"]
    Suzie
  2. 1. ["Oh, isn't that pretty!"]
    Suzie
  3. 2. Suzie Puzzle Page
  4. 3. ["Oh gee, Professor, thanks a lot for the job."]
    Suzie
  5. 4. ["Oh please, Sir Erroll, do not fight the terrible dragon just to save me!"]
    Suzie
  6. 5. ["As our scene opens, Katy is rising with the sun to go downtown..."]
    Katy Keene
  7. 6. ["One key bit in the M-G-M Red Skelton..."]
    Suzie's Movie Diary
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. The Carpenter
    Suzie
  10. 9. ["Ferdie, looking at that dummy reminds me that you need a new suit!"]
    Suzie
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