(January-February 1945)

Archie, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fore!
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints
Keywords
golf; golf caddies; squirrels

Introductory Page (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor; fashion
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
A preview of the issue's stories.

The Hunter (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie gets a rifle for his birthday and goes rabbit hunting with Jughead the next day.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story combines scenes from Archie The Athlete and the Archie Short in Archie Comics (Archie, 1942 series) #2. Also, the numbering of this story is a page ahead, with page 3 being labeled as page 4.

Archie Antics (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Cubby The Bear
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Puzzle page. Sequence added by Robert Smith, 2005-06-14 (Per Sandell ed.)

Archie's Proud As A Peacock! (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Fan mail for the series.
Reprints

Archie's Magic Page (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Goggin ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie shows the gang his floating hat.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

illustrated text story

Mush, Oscar! Mush! (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie's Dog Oscar / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Oscar (Archie's dog); Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Oscar runs away from home after hearing that Archie will use him to pull a sled.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is probably Harry Sahle's last Archie story. Page count corrected to 4p by Robert Smith, 2005-06-14 (Per Sandell ed.)

Archie's Hobby Page (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Goggin ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie teaches some boys how to throw a football and how to perform his favorite play.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

illustrated text story

No Thanks For Thanksgiving (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (signed)
Inks
Terry Woik Szenics [as Woik]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Julia (introduction); Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica fight over who will take Archie to the Thanksgiving Dance and wreak havoc on Pop Tate and his restaurant.
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Indexer Notes

Contents page title. This is Pop Tate's second appearance. He still has a mustache and he is still short, old, and bald. However, his restaurant's name has changed from Tate's to Pop Tate Soda.

Betty and Veronica Fashion Page (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
Terry Woik Szenics ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; fashion; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Julia
Synopsis
Betty, Veronica, and Julia model new fashions for teenage girls.
Reprints

A Ski Skit (Table of Contents: 10)

An Archie Short / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie tries to sabotage Archie while on a skiing date with Veronica.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Contents page title.

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

Bumbie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oooooh! What a toothache!!
Characters
V: Strangler (I)

The Air Raid Warden (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; unnamed chief warden
Synopsis
Archie replaces his father as air raid warden for the day and causes chaos for the chief warden.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Cubby / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy! I'm going to have a nice hunk of meat!
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Fore!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Introductory Page
    Archie
  3. 2. The Hunter
    Archie
  4. 3. Archie Antics
  5. 4. Archie's Proud As A Peacock!
    Archie
  6. 5. Archie's Magic Page
    Archie
  7. 6. Mush, Oscar! Mush!
    Archie's Dog Oscar
  8. 7. Archie's Hobby Page
    Archie
  9. 8. No Thanks For Thanksgiving
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Betty and Veronica Fashion Page
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. A Ski Skit
    An Archie Short
  12. 11. ["Oooooh! What a toothache!!"]
    Bumbie
  13. 12. The Air Raid Warden
    Archie
  14. 13. ["Boy! I'm going to have a nice hunk of meat!"]
    Cubby
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Per Sandell
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Luke A.
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