(March 1963)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
John L. Goldwater
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["But, Archie! Your jalopy doesn't have any wheels!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
comic books; jalopies; phonograph players; popcorn; soda fountains; telephones; televisions

The Clock (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy [Geraldine Grundy]; Mr. Weatherbee [Waldo Weatherbee]; Professor Flutesnoot [Benjamin Flutesnoot]
Synopsis:
Reggie lends Archie an old alarm clock to time a science experiment, then plots to get Archie in trouble.
Reprints:
Keywords:
alarm clock; chemistry; sonic boom

Full Up (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday (Jinx's father)
Synopsis:
Jinx has so many stuffed animals in her bed, there's no room for her.
Reprints:
Keywords:
stuffed animals

Ball Call (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica spends a pleasant two hours on the phone talking to a wrong number.
Reprints:
Keywords:
telephone; wrong number

Stumble Bum (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Stan (tumbling team captain); Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Reggie tries to learn how to fall without getting hurt when he sees Archie use the technique to get sympathy from Veronica.
Reprints:
Keywords:
stairs; stunt man; tumbling

Your Money Buys More When You Buy Archie Giant Series Magazines (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Giant Series Magazines / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Laugh It Up (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis:
Veronica sets out to prove that she has a sense of humor when Reggie and Archie claim that she doesn't.
Reprints:
Keywords:
jealousy; sense of humor

[Archie Club News] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Joseph Gilbert (Newburgh, N.Y.) for article on Rockefeller Center. Second prize of $3.00 to Mona Lisa Castellano (Reseto, Pa.) for article on Holland. Third prize of $2.00 to Kenny Durbin (Winchester, Ind.) for article on William Tell. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Beth Hopkins (Emmaus, Pa.) for five jokes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1962 (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Louis H. Silberkleit (publisher)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1962. Average paid circulation for the preceding 12 months was 457,689.

Party Line (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones [Forsythe P. Jones]; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie runs against Reggie for student council president. Reggie runs a fun campaign, while Archie tries to be serious and gets little respect.
Reprints:
Keywords:
election; student council
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["But, Archie! Your jalopy doesn't have any wheels!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Clock
    Archie
  3. 2. Full Up
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Ball Call
    Veronica
  5. 4. Stumble Bum
    Archie
  6. 5. Your Money Buys More When You Buy Archie Giant Series Magazines
    Archie Giant Series Magazines
  7. 6. Laugh It Up
    Archie
  8. 7. [Archie Club News]
    Archie Club News
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  10. 9. Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1962
  11. 10. Party Line
    Archie
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