(September-October 1950)

Archie, 1942 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
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
Bob Montana (signed)
Inks
Bob Montana (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, don't you think the class has a lot of girls?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Reprints
Keywords
classrooms; student desks

The Famous Archie Series Characters (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover in black and white.

Life's No Picnic (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That school picnic was real fun!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; De Hamm (introduction); Kastin (introduction)

Captain Tootsie and the Mysterious Package (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll candy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tight Sneeze (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aachoooooo!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty thinks Archie has died when she sees an ambulance outside his house and gets the wrong impression from the conversation she overhears of the ambulance drivers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Tom Mix Trading Post; Shredded Ralston Cereal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Let's Face It (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Schwartz
Inks
Sam Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boys shower busted?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead uses his voice imitations to play a practical joke on Archie.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Death On Wheels (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One of the sorriest symbols of our times is America's automobile accident record.
Genre
non-fiction

Larry Learns About Live Wires (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Gillette Bicycle Tires / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Jughead / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Archie Puzzle Fun / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Magazine That's Got Everything (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Adventures of the Dover Boys / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Off the Record (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Schwartz
Inks
Sam Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
May I please have some peace and quiet, Mary?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie gets a recording machine on a trial basis and uses it to make a recording of his voice for Veronica while his father uses it to make a recording for a speech.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Judgement Day (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Schwartz ?
Inks
Sam Schwartz ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a day I had at the office.
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie writes a poem about his parents for school.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Cadet Bike Speedometer / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Anything Goes (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Frese (signed)
Inks
George Frese (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tossing spitballs, eh, young man?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Garlic Joe (wrestler, introduction); Babyface Strxchimspl (wrestler, introduction)
Synopsis
Mr Weatherbee and Miss Grundy attend a wrestling match and end up in the fight.

Fun for All (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Novelty Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

New Silk-Finish Enlargement (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Hollywood Film Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, don't you think the class has a lot of girls?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Famous Archie Series Characters
    Archie
  3. 2. Life's No Picnic
    Archie
  4. 3. Captain Tootsie and the Mysterious Package
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll candy
  5. 4. Tight Sneeze
    Archie
  6. 5. ["Look what you can get at low cost..."]
    Tom Mix Trading Post; Shredded Ralston Cereal
  7. 6. Let's Face It
    Archie
  8. 7. ["Boys and girls here's your new Archie yearbook 2nd edition"]
    Archie
  9. 8. Death On Wheels
  10. 9. Larry Learns About Live Wires
    Gillette Bicycle Tires
  11. 10. ["Archie's pal Jughead is out in another comic book of his own!"]
    Jughead
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie Puzzle Fun
  13. 12. The Magazine That's Got Everything
    Adventures of the Dover Boys
  14. 13. Off the Record
    Archie
  15. 14. ["Golly! We've got to see that!"]
    Dubble Bubble
  16. 15. ["Look what you'll get by joining the Archie club, boys and girls!"]
    Archie Club
  17. 16. Judgement Day
    Archie
  18. 17. ["Free! Mail this coupon today"]
    Cadet Bike Speedometer
  19. 18. ["Wha' hoppen? Why is everybody running? Reggie is back!"]
  20. 19. Anything Goes
    Jughead
  21. 20. Fun for All
    Novelty Mart
  22. 21. New Silk-Finish Enlargement
    Hollywood Film Studios
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