(January 1944)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
Monthly except June and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines
Brand
An MLJ Magazine
Editing
Harry Shorten
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Shield; Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Harry Sahle
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie sure is flying high!!
Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Shield
Reprints
Keywords
kites

Murder on Parade (Table of Contents: 1)

The Shield / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Richie; Apo (an ape); Hilda Richie; Jeff Morgan
Reprints

[Col. Bungsnort's Nose Job] (Table of Contents: 2)

Catfish Joe / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Larry Harris?
Pencils
Larry Harris
Inks
Larry Harris
Colors
?
Letters
?

War Correspondent (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain Commando / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Characters
I: Newsy Norton (D); V: The Nazis
Reprints

[Saved by Captain Thud] (Table of Contents: 4)

Marco Loco / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Captain Thud

Archie the Painter (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Oscar (Archie's dog); Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead paint the floors while Archie's parents are away.
Reprints

[The Chief and the Cigar] (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Chief Bugaboo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Theresa Woik?
Pencils
Dave Higgins
Inks
Dave Higgins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genies Don't Kill (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Maurice Howard
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

The Medusa's Curse (Table of Contents: 8)

The Hangman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Leonard Myers; Derby; H. E. Hempstead; Prof. N. Myers
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie sure is flying high!!"]
    The Shield; Archie
  2. 1. Murder on Parade
    The Shield
  3. 2. [Col. Bungsnort's Nose Job]
    Catfish Joe
  4. 3. War Correspondent
    Captain Commando
  5. 4. [Saved by Captain Thud]
    Marco Loco
  6. 5. Archie the Painter
    Archie
  7. 6. [The Chief and the Cigar]
    Li'l Chief Bugaboo
  8. 7. Genies Don't Kill
  9. 8. The Medusa's Curse
    The Hangman
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