(January-February 1944)

Archie, 1942 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
64
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines
Brand
An MLJ Magazine
Editing
Harry Shorten
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden & Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

issue has Christmas cover and Halloween lead story


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Souphead; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas stockings; Christmas trees; Christmas wreaths; fireplaces; gifts

Archie pinup (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Harry Sahle

Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
An Archie pin-up. It is part of a series of five character portraits that ran in Archie Comics (Archie, 1942 series) #6-10.
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Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Introductory Page (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Sahle?
Inks
Harry Sahle?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Souphead; Oscar (Archie's dog)
Synopsis
Archie speaks into a station WJZ microphone in a header over six panels with images from the issue's stories.
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Indexer Notes

preview page

Halloween Hi-Jinx (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Sahle
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Janice Valleau
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
After being yelled at by Mr. Weatherbee, Archie is banned from the Halloween dance. Archie goes anyway because Mr. Weatherbee never attends the dances. When Mr. Weatherbee ends up going to the dance, Archie tries to avoid him.
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The Mad Shrimp (Table of Contents: 4)

Bumbie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Mad Shrimp (villain, introduction)

Oscar Joins the Wags (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews; Oscar (Archie's dog)
Synopsis
Archie contributes to the war effort by lending Oscar to the Wags. A few months later, Oscar is kicked out for giving birth to puppies.
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Nominate a Drum Majorette (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Goggin
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Clem Harrison
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica compete to be drum majorettes at a football game.
Reprints

The Caddy (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Goggin
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Janice Valleau
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Georgene (introduction); Mr. Tidwinkle (introduction)
Synopsis
Archie works a fortune booth at a carnival and tells a pretty girl that she will meet a handsome young man on the golf course with red hair the next day. The following day, Archie becomes a caddy and tries to find the girl.
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Archie's Dream (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Curley Cole
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie

Buried Treasure (Table of Contents: 9)

Cubby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Big Shot (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Goggin
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Janice Valleau
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Lana Lamarr (introduction); Mrs. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie tries to get Lana Lamarr attend the bond rally, but she refuses. Jughead then dresses up as Lana Lamarr to fulfill Archie's promise that Lana would appear.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Li'l Souphead and Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Goggin
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead! Oh, Jughead! Help!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Souphead
Synopsis
Souphead reads about Native Americans and then dreams of being one.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. Archie pinup
  3. 2. Introductory Page
    Archie
  4. 3. Halloween Hi-Jinx
    Archie
  5. 4. The Mad Shrimp
    Bumbie
  6. 5. Oscar Joins the Wags
    Archie
  7. 6. Nominate a Drum Majorette
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. The Caddy
    Archie
  9. 8. Archie's Dream
    Archie
  10. 9. Buried Treasure
    Cubby
  11. 10. The Big Shot
    Archie
  12. 11. ["Jughead! Oh, Jughead! Help!"]
    Li'l Souphead and Jughead
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