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Archie Comics #1 Values

Publisher: Archie, 1942

About Archie Comics #1

Gerber "7" or "scarce." First appearance of Mrs. Andrews. Bob Montana classic cover and art. Joe Edwards art. Currently #21 on Overstreet's list of Top 100 Golden Age Comics.

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COVER DETAILS

Archie Comics #1 (MLJ, 1942) CGC VF+ 8.5 White pages....
Characters: Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Cubby (inset); Judge Owl (inset); Squoimy (inset); Bumbie (inset)

Pencils: Bob Montana

Inks: Bob Montana

Letters: typeset

Reprints: Archie Comics Digest (Archie, 1973 series) #236 (September 2007)


STORY DETAILS

Title: Prom Pranks

Characters: Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Mrs. Lodge; Mrs. Andrews; Mr. McQuiggan; Mr. Weatherbee

Synopsis: Archie fantasizes as he writes Veronica an invitation to the prom. After asking Betty to the prom ,he learns that Jughead mailed the letter. Veronica accepts the invitation and Archie has to juggle two dates at the prom.

Pages: 8.000

Script: Bob Montana ?

Pencils: Bob Montana

Inks: Bob Montana

Reprints: Archie Comics Digest (Archie, 1973 series) #236 (September 2007)

Notes: Contradicts Veronica's origin in Pep Comics (Archie, 1940 series) #26. Appearance of Crown Soda Shop, the precursor to Pop's.

Data Courtesy of Grand Comics Database under Creative Commons license

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CGC Census Report*

Grade 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.8 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.2 9.4 9.6 9.8 9.9 10.0 Total
Universal  4 3 1 4 4 3 14 4 5 0 3 0 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 51
Qualified  0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Signature Series  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Restored  1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17
Total 5 3 1 5 4 6 14 5 6 1 3 0 2 2 5 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 68

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