Friday, July 31, 2009

Little Archie # 1 by Bob Bolling

From Little Archie # 1 (July 1956)

Introduction - Editor's introduction to the debut issue of Little Archie.

Story # 1 - In the very first Little Archie story, Little Archie pretends to be on a Safari and tries to round up animals. (Note: all the stories in the first two issues are untitled.)

Story # 2 - Little Archie tries to build the perfect soapbox derby racer

Story # 3 - Little Archie and Ronnie play at being married.

Story # 4 - Ronnie finds a way to win the loyalty of the troops in Little Archie's army.

Gag Page and comment form - A one-page gag and a form for kids to submit their opinions on the first issue of Little Archie..


Story # 1
Script and Pencils: Bob Bolling
Inking: Bob White

Story # 2

Story # 3

Story # 4

Gag Page

Little Archie in Animal Land # 18 by Bob Bolling

From Little Archie in Animal Land # 18 [actually the third issue] (Spring 1958)

1. "Dig That Fossil" - Fred tells the kids about dinosaurs and fossils, and gets them searching for fossils themselves.

2. "The Birds and the Bee" - After Mr. Weatherbee tells the kids about birds, Little Archie gets an idea for how he can be like a bird and soar.

3. "Spotty On the Spot" - Little Archie's dad doubts Spotty's skill as a retriever.

"Dig That Fossil"

"The Birds and the Bee"

"Spotty On the Spot"