(Fall 1942)

Archie, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1942-09-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Brand
An MLJ Publication
Editing
Harry Shorten

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 4.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hangman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Lucey (signed)
Inks
Harry Lucey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Hangman [Bob Dickering]; Dusty; Roy
Reprints

[Mr. Howard and the Hunter] (Table of Contents: 1)

Hangman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Irv Novick (signed)
Inks
Irv Novick (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Hunter (villain, death); Heinrich Himmler (villain); Mr. Howard (villain, introduction, death); Thelma Gordon; Hangman [Bob Dickering]; Mr. Smith; Joe; Mrs. Smith

Special Case No. 11: The Cruise of the Skeletons (Table of Contents: 2)

Hangman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Fujitani
Inks
Bob Fujitani
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Death looms over the murky waters - watching as the sea coughs up...
Characters
Captain Maup (villain, introduction, death); Hangman [Bob Dickering]; Thelma Gordon
Reprints

The Return of Tyrannosaurus Rex (Table of Contents: 3)

Hangman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Fujitani (signed)
Inks
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the Hangman's strangest case..... once again the Hangman battles a killer...
Characters
Dr. Gonig (villain, introduction, death); other Nazi spies (villain, introduction, death); a Tyrannosaurus Rex robot (villain, introduction, death); Hangman [Bob Dickering]; Thelma Gordon; Bill; Tom; Henry Selly
Keywords
Willex Factory

Death By Remote Control (Table of Contents: 4)

The Hangman / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The reporters from the Globe, Sun-Telegram, and Chronicle poised their pencils.
Characters
The Hangman; Slugger; Weasel; Johnnyboy; Lucky Lou
Keywords
Triangle Square

Special Case #7 (Table of Contents: 5)

Boy Buddies / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But do you think that Roy and Dusty, the indomitable duo, are ready to serve you now?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Mary Poppins (introduction); Mr. Poppins (her father, introduction); Dusty; Roy; Agatha; Maxwell; Muggso (dog); Mrs. Richitch

Indexer Notes

This Mary Poppins is not related to the P. L. Travers character.

Junior Flying Corps (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Dusty; Roy

Indexer Notes

Listing of members of the Junior Flying Corps and info on joining the group.

Special Case #7 (Table of Contents: 7)

Boy Buddies / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Were you ever stopped by a sidewalk photographer who snapped your picture as you...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Kullman (villain, introduction); other Nazi spies (villains, introductions); Dusty; Roy

Indexer Notes

Unknown art per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Paul Reinman.

Don't Let This Story Happen! (Table of Contents: 8)

Boy Buddies / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Feldman
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're losing the war.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dusty; Roy; Tom; General Von Shmutz; Nazis
Synopsis
This story takes place in a dream story. Dusty dreams the Nazis win the war and occupy New York City.
Keywords
New York; Statue of Liberty; World War II

Indexer Notes

Unknown art per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Paul Reinman.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hangman
  2. 1. [Mr. Howard and the Hunter]
    Hangman
  3. 2. Special Case No. 11: The Cruise of the Skeletons
    Hangman
  4. 3. The Return of Tyrannosaurus Rex
    Hangman
  5. 4. Death By Remote Control
    The Hangman
  6. 5. Special Case #7
    Boy Buddies
  7. 6. Junior Flying Corps
  8. 7. Special Case #7
    Boy Buddies
  9. 8. Don't Let This Story Happen!
    Boy Buddies
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