(Spring 1943)

Archie, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1943-04-12
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, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Hood; Steel Sterling / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Sahle (signed as Sahle)
Inks
Harry Sahle (signed as Sahle)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

[The Last Treason of George Carter] (Table of Contents: 1)

Steel Sterling / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
George Carter (villain, introduction, death); a band of Nazi saboteurs (villains, introductions); Jim Carter (introduction)

Indexer Notes

This is the final appearance of the "Steel Sterling" feature in Jackpot Comics. However, the feature is still appearing regularly in Zip Comics (Archie, 1940 Series).

[Archie's Super X-Press Service] (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Montana
Pencils
Bob Montana
Inks
Bob Montana
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is the final appearance of the "Archie" feature in Jackpot Comics. However, the feature is still appearing regularly in Pep Comics (Archie, 1940 Series) and Archie Comics (Archie, 1942 Series).

[Map of Skin] (Table of Contents: 3)

Black Hood / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Clem Weisbecker ?
Inks
Clem Weisbecker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Harry Schroeder (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Several faces are identical to Weisbecker's signed Wizard story in Shield-Wizard Comics #13.

This is the final appearance of the "Black Hood" feature in Jackpot Comics. However, the feature is still appearing regularly in Top Notch Laugh Comics (Archie, 1942 Series).

[Rainy Day] (Table of Contents: 4)

It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (signed)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

What Do Porkchops and Gootch See? (Table of Contents: 5)

Porkchops / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jimmy Thompson
Pencils
Jimmy Thompson
Inks
Jimmy Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

This is the only appearance of the "Porkchops" feature.

The Radium Corpse (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Justice / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Cooper (signed as Cooper)
Inks
Sam Cooper (signed as Cooper)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Prof. Edward Stimes (villain, introduction, death); Michael O'Hara (villain, introduction, death); the Keeper of Lost Souls (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

This is the final appearance of the "Mr. Justice" feature in Jackpot Comics. It will next appear in Mighty Comics (Archie, 1966 Series) starting with #47 (June 1967).

Murder Trap (Table of Contents: 7)

Black Hood / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Alf Corsican
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Hood

[Schmerkas the Poisoner] (Table of Contents: 8)

Clancy and Looney / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Hubbell ?
Pencils
Carl Hubbell (signed as Hubbell)
Inks
Carl Hubbell (signed as Hubbell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Schmerkas (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

This is the final appearance of the "Clancy and Looney" feature.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Hood; Steel Sterling
  2. 1. [The Last Treason of George Carter]
    Steel Sterling
  3. 2. [Archie's Super X-Press Service]
    Archie
  4. 3. [Map of Skin]
    Black Hood
  5. 4. [Rainy Day]
    It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog
  6. 5. What Do Porkchops and Gootch See?
    Porkchops
  7. 6. The Radium Corpse
    Mr. Justice
  8. 7. Murder Trap
    Black Hood
  9. 8. [Schmerkas the Poisoner]
    Clancy and Looney
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