(March 1962)

Archie, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Richard Goldwater
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Well, I, for one, Mr. Andrews, do not dig your new loverboy love seat!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
furniture; love seats

Big Mouth (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; World's Smallest Monster
Synopsis:
The world's smallest monster, a tiny creature with a very loud voice, helps Archie get revenge on Reggie.

No Smoking (Table of Contents)

Shrimpy / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Harold
Pencils:
Joe Harold
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Shrimpy; Daphne

The End (Table of Contents)

Shrimpy / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Harold
Pencils:
Joe Harold
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Shrimpy; Daphne

Speed to Spare (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie, Reggie and Jughead go bobsledding.

Go, Man, Go! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Reggie's state-of-the-art go-kart annoys Archie but impresses Veronica, who asks Reggie to let her drive it.

It Ghost To Show You (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
The gang inspects a haunted house, and they all assume that the ghosts are just tricks the others rigged up to scare them.

Follow the Bouncing Ball (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
An accident involving a nuclear testing lab leaves Archie with a radioactive charge that causes a basketball to be magnetically attracted to his hands. This serves him well in the big game that night.

Indexer Notes

The lab is called "Doyle Nuclear Testing Laboratory," a reference to writer Frank Doyle.

This story, which has Archie gaining a special power from nuclear radiation, appeared several months before the debut of Spider-Man.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Well, I, for one, Mr. Andrews, do not dig your new loverboy love seat!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Big Mouth
    Archie
  3. 2. No Smoking
    Shrimpy
  4. 3. The End
    Shrimpy
  5. 4. Speed to Spare
    Archie
  6. 5. Go, Man, Go!
    Archie
  7. 6. It Ghost To Show You
    Archie
  8. 7. Follow the Bouncing Ball
    Archie
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