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(February 1966)

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:
?
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

["Archie, I'm going to report you to the principal for reading and not watching TV!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Ethel Muggs
Keywords:
books; classrooms; computers; reading

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie Comics Digest #25

Carry On (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; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Smithers (cameo)
Synopsis:
Archie demonstrates Fireman's Carry.

Indexer Notes

title of story from the British film series "Carry On"? contains Pop-art style POW panel.

A Hit Miss! (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:
children; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
snowballs

Betty's Pin-up (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty sitting on Archie's lap and kissing in the park

Hawaiian Punch (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; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Monuaku; Kolua
Synopsis:
Archie gets a Hawaiian scent that he's seen advertised in a commercial, but it only makes him irresistible to Hawaiian girls.

Indexer Notes

title based on a heavily advertised fruit flavored drink, Hawaiian Punch.

Archie Says... Get This Raincoat Free! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Play the Odds (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; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty and Archie go "gamboling," leading to many arguments involving the word's similarity to "gambling."

Archie Club News (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathy Danford; Cheryl L. M. DeRosa; Deena Moss; Susan Brandenburg
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
1/2 page articles by readers, 1/2 page ad for Archie Club

Rocks In His Head (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge hides his jewels in a fish tank, which Archie removes from the house.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Archie, I'm going to report you to the principal for reading and not watching TV!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Carry On
    Archie
  3. 2. A Hit Miss!
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Betty's Pin-up
  5. 4. Hawaiian Punch
    Archie
  6. 5. Archie Says... Get This Raincoat Free!
  7. 6. Play the Odds
    Archie
  8. 7. Archie Club News
  9. 8. Rocks In His Head
    Archie
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