(August 1977)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
nine times per year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Barcode:
0271000696505
Editing:
Richard H. Goldwater
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Archie, invited me over for some fencing!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie invites Betty to do some fencing.
Keywords:
fencing; fencing foils; hammers

Catch a Falling Star (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Reggie gets Archie thrown out of the Lodge Estate, so Jughead returns the favor.

Advice Device (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee has a special place for Archie's list of suggestions.

Rip Tip (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx's Pal, Fat Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Jinx has kite repair tips for Charley

[Archie's Gag Bag] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Montana
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead's dog has puppies; Archie sells Mr. Lodge a non-spill cup.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two late-sixties era Archie syndicated newspaper strips. They were also produced prior to the introduction of Hot Dog as Jughead's dog.

Shop Worn (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Hammer
Synopsis:
Archie proves to be a menace in shop class.

Archie Daffy-Nitions (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Fill in the missing letters based on the provided code.

The Banana Boogie (Table of Contents)

Josie & The Pussycats; Lite'ms / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Alexandra Cabot; Alan Mayberry; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown
Synopsis:
Alexandra gets a Lite'Ms Electric Lighted Necklace to attract Alan's eye.

Minding a Star (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Ruth
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Zappy The Chimp
Synopsis:
Archie has to baby-sit a celebrity chimp.
Reprints:
Keywords:
chimpanzee

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #240, the writer is credited as Frank Doyle and the pencils are credited to Dan DeCarlo.

You Can Do It (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Coach Kleats' pep talk manages to psyche Archie into a nervous wreck at the track meet.

[Allergic to Sea Food] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis:
Archie is too sick to eat aboard the Lodge Yacht.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Archie, invited me over for some fencing!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Catch a Falling Star
    Archie
  3. 2. Advice Device
    Archie
  4. 3. Rip Tip
    Li'l Jinx's Pal, Fat Charley
  5. 4. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  6. 5. Shop Worn
    Archie
  7. 6. Archie Daffy-Nitions
    Archie
  8. 7. The Banana Boogie
    Josie & The Pussycats; Lite'ms
  9. 8. Minding a Star
    Archie
  10. 9. You Can Do It
    Archie
  11. 10. [Allergic to Sea Food]
    Archie
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