(August 1965)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
nine times a year: February, March, April, June, July, August, September, November and December
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Richard 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

["Sometimes I think the boot craze has gotten out of hand!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
beaches; boots; swimsuits

Signs of Peace (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Tired of Betty's and Veronica's fighting, Archie creates signs and graffiti demanding peace.
Reprints:
Keywords:
graffiti; kissing

Indexer Notes

Take-off on Superman on page three, "mild-mannered reporter for a great metropolitan newspaper" and "That's what I call super man!"

["What gift are you going to get this time, Andy?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Patty & Andy the Popsicle Twins / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sky Pictures (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
Synopsis:
Jinx lies under a tree and imagines pictures in the clouds above.
Keywords:
clouds; imagination; rain

["Archie, do you think I'm using the right bait?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Veronica sitting on a dock, fishing.
Keywords:
fishing

["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios; General Mills / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

What's In a Word? (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Smithers; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge, convinced that Archie will do him harm, repeatedly harms himself while trying to avoid Archie, while Archie does nothing but stand around and say the word "But."
Keywords:
acid; carpet; painting

The Giant of Them All is Still the Greatest Buy in Comics! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Worth shopping around for..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

How's Trix?; Trix Rabbit; General Mills / advertisement / 0.75 page (report information)

Medical Madness (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie creates a Jekyll-and-Hyde potion that makes him look exactly like Reggie.
Keywords:
bus; Jekyll and Hyde; potion

Indexer Notes

A store in panel five of page five is named "Victor's," a reference to Victor Gorelick. A sign on the back of a bus says "Read Archie Comics."

Archie Gets All the Brakes (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie; Bendix Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Cuckoo Bird Yuks It Up! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs; General Mills / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Tommy Busse (Madison, Wis.) for article on the fundamentals of radio. Second prize of $3.00 to Alan Lichnerowicz (Burnham, Ill.) for article on the hyrax. Third prize of $2.00 to Lewis Brown (Newport News, Va.) for article about the leopard. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Jane Depew (Charlotte, N.C.) for poem about spring.

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

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

The Favor (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica demands that Archie get a new car.
Keywords:
brakes; sports car; tow truck

["Now rainy days can be fun days!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Sometimes I think the boot craze has gotten out of hand!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Signs of Peace
    Archie
  3. 2. ["What gift are you going to get this time, Andy?"]
    The Adventures of Patty & Andy the Popsicle Twins
  4. 3. Sky Pictures
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. ["Archie, do you think I'm using the right bait?"]
    Archie Pin-Up
  6. 5. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios; General Mills
  7. 6. What's In a Word?
    Archie
  8. 7. The Giant of Them All is Still the Greatest Buy in Comics!
    Archie Annual
  9. 8. ["Worth shopping around for..."]
    How's Trix?; Trix Rabbit; General Mills
  10. 9. Medical Madness
    Archie
  11. 10. Archie Gets All the Brakes
    Archie; Bendix Corporation
  12. 11. The Cuckoo Bird Yuks It Up!
    Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs; General Mills
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  15. 14. The Favor
    Archie
  16. 15. ["Now rainy days can be fun days!"]
    Daisy B-B Guns
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