(Fall 1946)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Volume
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale date
1946-11-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
An Archie Magazine
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indexed from a copy available at ArchieDigital.com.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Arch! I thought you didn't like milkshakes?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Three's A Crowd (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 7.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
Archie ends up dating both Betty and Veronica on the boat ride.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Gives setting of New York tri-state area, with references to Bear Mountain.
The gang previously took a boat ride to Bear Mountain in Jackpot Comics (Archie, 1941 Series) #5.

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

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Meet Katy Keene The "Pin-Up Queen" (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Bill Woggon
Pencils
Bill Woggon
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; fashion; teen
Characters
Katy Keene; Sis; Skipper Mason; George Graflex
Synopsis
Skipper Mason and Sis plant Katy's garden while she poses for some garden pin-ups.

Camera Capers (Table of Contents: 4)

Wilbur / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Vigoda ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Red; Mr. Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin; Sheriff Moore; Mrs. Moore
Synopsis
Wilbur gets a camera and starts to get in trouble over the way his pictures come out.

Indexer Notes

Same concept as the Archie story "Camera Bugs" in Pep Comics (Archie, 1940 series) #48.

Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 5)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
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Synopsis
Includes two riddles, an unscramble, and finish the phrases.
Keywords
Puzzle

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

Gloomy Gus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
"Red" Holmdale ?
Pencils
"Red" Holmdale
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Didn't St. Pete give you any idea on what kind of bodies he had for us Gus?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Gloomy Gus; Gabby; St. Pete
Synopsis
Gloomy Gus and Gabby take on the bodies of scientists and end up on a trip to the Moon.

Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Synopsis
Includes a crossword, connect the dots, shape activity, and a riddle.
Keywords
Puzzle

Hollywood Gossip (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Articles on the movie industry.

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

Taffy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon
Pencils
Bill Woggon
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Taffy!
Characters
Taffy Twist; Mrs. Twist; Oliver Twist (Taffy's father); Virgie
Synopsis
Taffy gets into trouble with her parents over running a kissing booth.

Laugh Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Synopsis
Includes a letter-number puzzle.

Indexer Notes

Al McLean credited but job is unknown.

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

Betty & Veronica / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bills!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Lodge; Mr. Hufford; Mr. Pallette; Madame Rappascelli
Synopsis
Betty & Veronica get jobs at a modeling agency.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Hey, Arch! I thought you didn't like milkshakes?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Three's A Crowd
    Archie
  3. 2. ["You'll Laugh Until You Cry At Archie The Cabbie."]
    Archie
  4. 3. Meet Katy Keene The "Pin-Up Queen"
    Katy Keene
  5. 4. Camera Capers
    Wilbur
  6. 5. Puzzle Page
  7. 6. ["Didn't St. Pete give you any idea on what kind of bodies he had for us Gus?"]
    Gloomy Gus
  8. 7. Puzzle Page
  9. 8. Hollywood Gossip
  10. 9. ["Taffy!"]
    Taffy
  11. 10. Laugh Puzzle Page
  12. 11. ["Bills!"]
    Betty & Veronica
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