(April 1966)

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:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
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

["Quick, Jug! Give this enemy agent a karate chop!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

The Wallet! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie thinks he's lost his wallet in a snow drift and enlists his friends to find it.
Reprints:
Keywords:
snow; wallet; winter

Perfect Pal (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Jughead sweet-talks Archie into paying for lunch.
Keywords:
flattery

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

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

Nothing (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 Holiday
Synopsis:
Hap desires more detail from Jinx on her day at school.

Guessing Game (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie practices his dance moves while ice-skating.
Keywords:
dancing; ice-skating; transistor radio

Line Plunge (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Coach Kleats tries to motivate Archie by planting a taped distress call from Veronica in his football helmet.
Reprints:
Keywords:
football; goal posts; phone booth

Join the Parade (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Betty and Veronica Spectacular / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Whose Move? (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; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis:
Reggie hires a boy to feed incorrect information to Archie to get him away from Veronica. But the kid decides to play each side against the other for his own profit.
Keywords:
checkers

["Archie, as Pureheart The Powerful, appeared for the time..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

First page article requests reader reaction to the Archie as Pureheart the Powerful stories, along with a list of his upcoming appearances. Second page is first prize of $5.00 to Lori Jean Restcheck (Fort Lee, N.J.) for article on parakeets.

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

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

Little Boy Blew (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. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie wants to try out for band, so he roams the halls practicing his trumpet to the irritation of Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints:
Keywords:
band; garbage can; public address system; trumpet
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Quick, Jug! Give this enemy agent a karate chop!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Wallet!
    Archie
  3. 2. Perfect Pal
    Jughead
  4. 3. Archie Gets All the Brakes
    Archie; Bendix Corporation
  5. 4. Nothing
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Guessing Game
    Archie
  7. 6. Line Plunge
    Archie
  8. 7. Join the Parade
    Betty and Veronica Spectacular
  9. 8. Whose Move?
    Archie
  10. 9. ["Archie, as Pureheart The Powerful, appeared for the time..."]
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. Little Boy Blew
    Archie
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