(February 1940)

Archie, 1939 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1940-01-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard golden age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Some info verified using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/)

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1940, New Series, Vol. 35, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Wizard / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edd Ashe [as Ashe] (signed)
Inks
Edd Ashe [as Ashe] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Wizard [Blane Whitney]
Keywords
Panama Canal

[Blasting the Borentals] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Edd Ashe [as E. Ashe Jr.] (signed)
Inks
Edd Ashe [as E. Ashe Jr.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Borentals (Villain; Intro)

[Kang the Terrible] (Table of Contents: 2)

Dick Storm / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin (signed)
Inks
Mort Meskin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Kang (Villain; Intro; Death)

[The Trigger Slum Gang] (Table of Contents: 3)

Bob Phantom / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten ?
Pencils
Irv Novick [as Irving Novick] (signed)
Inks
Irv Novick [as Irving Novick] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Trigger Slum (Villain; Introduction; a gangster)

Indexer Notes

His last appearance was in Blue Ribbon Comics #3.

Biscuits and Six-Guns (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Butch Cassidy; Pearl Hart
Synopsis
True story of Pearl Hart, lady gunslinger.

[The Bo Driscoll Case] (Table of Contents: 5)

Stacey Knight, M. D. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lin Streeter (signed)
Inks
Lin Streeter (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Stacey Knight, M. D. (Intro); Bo Driscoll (Villain; Intro)

Sky Raiders of the Western Front (Table of Contents: 6)

Wings Johnson / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Von Schiller (Villain)

Indexer Notes

formerly Air Patrol

[Count Sarlo and the Smugglers] (Table of Contents: 7)

Swift of the Secret Service / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Count Sarlo (Villain; Intro)

[The Rescue of Princess Elda] (Table of Contents: 8)

Scott Rand in the Worlds of Time / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder [as Eando Binder] (signed)
Pencils
Jack Binder (signed)
Inks
Jack Binder (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Scott Rand; Kruzzo (villain)

[Quarterback With a Wounded Wing] (Table of Contents: 9)

The West Pointer / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Elmer Wexler [as El Wexler] (signed)
Inks
Elmer Wexler [as El Wexler] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Keith Kornell; Bob Seymour; Gerry Stevens

This Is the True Story of Herman Taylor (Table of Contents: 10)

Manhunters / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Cole
Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Jack Cole
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Cole
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Wizard
  2. 1. [Blasting the Borentals]
    The Wizard
  3. 2. [Kang the Terrible]
    Dick Storm
  4. 3. [The Trigger Slum Gang]
    Bob Phantom
  5. 4. Biscuits and Six-Guns
  6. 5. [The Bo Driscoll Case]
    Stacey Knight, M. D.
  7. 6. Sky Raiders of the Western Front
    Wings Johnson
  8. 7. [Count Sarlo and the Smugglers]
    Swift of the Secret Service
  9. 8. [The Rescue of Princess Elda]
    Scott Rand in the Worlds of Time
  10. 9. [Quarterback With a Wounded Wing]
    The West Pointer
  11. 10. This Is the True Story of Herman Taylor
    Manhunters
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Keith Chandler
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin