Starting with this issue, the price of the title was raised to 12 cents.
The fourth wall is broken on pages two and three, when the transformed Archie and dog comment on the word balloons and physically grab one.
Head shots of Archie, Jughead, and Reggie. May be previously-published art. First prize of $5.00 to John Davidson (Glens Falls, N.Y.) for article on the Girl Scouts. Second prize of $3.00 to Marsha Arrington (Apple Grove, W. Va.) for article debunking common beliefs (no lead in a lead pencil, etc.). Third prize of $2.00 to Darlene Nowlan (Lively, Ontario, Canada) for article on the Taj Mahal. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Joey Bliley (St. Joseph, Mo.) for brief history of the U. S. Navy.