- “Bob Montana” @ TheGreatestApe >>
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Read PEP COMICS #22 (December 1941), featuring the first appearance of Bob Montana’s Archie! (see: p.49)
- PEP Comics #39 (May 1943) = First appearance of Jughead Jones, where Jughead dresses up as Hitler to attend a war rally…?!?!
- The Comics Journal: John Goldwater, the Comics Code Authority, and Archie (R.C. Harvey)
- Entertainment Weekly: “Archie comics turn 50” (1991)
“Now Archie is turning 50… And despite the Cold War, space probes, Selma, the sexual revolution, Iran-contra, and the fall of communism, he has remained a steady beacon in a whirling world all that time, a freckled bulwark against global chaos.”
- The New York Times: “The Battle for a Comic-Book Empire That Archie Built” = legal battle between editors