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Archie Americana Series Best of the Forties TPB (1991) comic books

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Archie Americana Series Best of the Forties TPB (1991) 1-1ST

    Archie Americana Series: Book 1 - Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects stories from Pep Comics (1940-1987) #22, 25-26, 31, and 64, Archie (1943- ) #1, 7, 30, 34-35, and 40, Jackpot Comics (1941) #5-6, and Jughead (1949-1987 1st Series) #1. Foreward by Stephen King. Introduction by Scott D. Fulop. Included in this volume are rare first appearances and origins of the Archie characters (including Archie, Betty, Jughead, Veronica and Reggie!), scores of original Archie Comics covers, and stories that depict the gradual development of Archie and his friends, their timeless relationships, and the charm, magic and humor of their hometown, Riverdale USA. Includes the first ever Archie story from Pep Comics #22, as well as the lead story from Archie Comics #1! Features work by various talent, including Bob Montana, Vic Bloom, Harry Shorten, Bill Vigoda, Harry Sahle, Ed Goggin and Ray Gill. Softcover, 128 pages, full color. Cover price $8.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Archie Americana Series Best of the Forties TPB (1991) 1-REP

    Archie Americana Series: Book 1 - Volume 1 - 2nd and later printings. Collects stories from Pep Comics (1940-1987) #22, 25-26, 31, and 64, Archie (1943- ) #1, 7, 30, 34-35, and 40, Jackpot Comics (1941) #5-6, and Jughead (1949-1987 1st Series) #1. Foreward by Stephen King. Introduction by Scott D. Fulop. Included in this volume are rare first appearances and origins of the Archie characters (including Archie, Betty, Jughead, Veronica and Reggie!), scores of original Archie Comics covers, and stories that depict the gradual development of Archie and his friends, their timeless relationships, and the charm, magic and humor of their hometown, Riverdale USA. Includes the first ever Archie story from Pep Comics #22, as well as the lead story from Archie Comics #1! Features work by various talent, including Bob Montana, Vic Bloom, Harry Shorten, Bill Vigoda, Harry Sahle, Ed Goggin and Ray Gill. Softcover, 128 pages, full color. Cover price $11.95.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Archie Americana Series Best of the Forties TPB (1991) 2-1ST

    Archie Americana Series: Book 6 - Volume 2 - 1st printing. Get a second helping of 1940s fun and frolics of the original Archie Americana Series: Best of the Forties! The frantic 40s were a time when anything was possible and comics had an "anything goes" quality, perhaps none more so than those featuring the freewheeling antics of Archie and the gang. Once you read these hilarious tales, you'll understand how Archie got the nickname, "the Mirth of a Nation!" Includes an introduction by Archie editor and archivist, Paul Castiglia. Softcover, 96 pages, full color. Cover price $10.95.