Name: Archie Comic Publications,
(American comics corporation).
Personal dates: Founded as MLJ Magazines (the
initials of the founders' first names) in 1939 by Maurice Coyne,
Louis Silberkleit, and John L. Goldwater, but the name was soon
Other creations: Too numerous to mention here. Please
look under Archie in the Creators section.
Comments: The company's lasting name was taken from the
immensely popular teenage character Archie, who has always been
the company's flagship.