(June 1940)

Archie, 1939 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1940-04-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Editing
Abner Sundell ?
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, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 3.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Wizard; Galahad / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Edd Ashe [as Edward M. Ashe Jr.] (signed)
Inks
Edd Ashe [as Edward M. Ashe Jr.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Wizard [Blane Whitney]; Galahad

[The Attack on Boulder Dam] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Wizard, The Man with the Super-Brain / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Will Harr ?
Pencils
Edd Ashe
Inks
Edd Ashe
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Mosconians (Villains)

[The Golden Chalice] (Table of Contents: 2)

Galahad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Guinevere (Intro); Earl of Pellam (Villain; Intro; Death); Queen of Pellam (Villain; Intro); Sir Balin (Villain; Intro)

[Trapped by Wu Fang] (Table of Contents: 3)

Shanghai Sheridan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair (signed)
Pencils
Irv Novick [as Irving Novick] (signed)
Inks
Irv Novick [as Irving Novick] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Wu Fang (Villain); Japanese spies (Villain); Scary Dee (Introduction); Henry Foster (Introduction); Betty Foster (Introduction)

Old-Time Horse Race (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[The Plot to Murder Mars] (Table of Contents: 5)

Streak Chandler / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
William Wills
Inks
William Wills
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kalox (Villain; Death); Lura (Introduction); Lura's father (Introduction; Death)

[Stranded in Africa] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
Wings Johnson; The Nazis (Villains)

[The Blood-Mad Dictator of Honduras] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
Mort Meskin [as Meskin] (signed]
Inks
Mort Meskin [as Meskin] (signed]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
John Harley (Intro); Lane (Intro; Death); Ryan (Intro); White (Intro); Boshniak (Villain; Intro)

[Ah-Ku's Opium Racket] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Harry Shorten [as H. Shorten] (signed)
Pencils
Gerry Thorp [as G. Thorp] (signed)
Inks
Gerry Thorp [as G. Thorp] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Ah-Ku and her gang (Villain)

[The Midvale Baseball Game] (Table of Contents: 9)

The West Pointer / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Keith Kornell; Coach Levering; Biff Brady (Villain; Introduction); Lieutenant Brown

[The Master Brahmins: Part 1] (Table of Contents: 10)

Kardak / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
C. A. Winter
Inks
C. A. Winter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Two brahmins (Villain; Intro)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Wizard; Galahad
  2. 1. [The Attack on Boulder Dam]
    The Wizard, The Man with the Super-Brain
  3. 2. [The Golden Chalice]
    Galahad
  4. 3. [Trapped by Wu Fang]
    Shanghai Sheridan
  5. 4. Old-Time Horse Race
  6. 5. [The Plot to Murder Mars]
    Streak Chandler
  7. 6. [Stranded in Africa]
    Wings Johnson
  8. 7. [The Blood-Mad Dictator of Honduras]
    Dick Storm
  9. 8. [Ah-Ku's Opium Racket]
    Bob Phantom
  10. 9. [The Midvale Baseball Game]
    The West Pointer
  11. 10. [The Master Brahmins: Part 1]
    Kardak
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Keith Chandler
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin