(September 1977)

Archie, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly except for January, May and October
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Barcode:
0271000696509
Editing:
Richard H. Goldwater
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Good buddy, there's a blonde polka-dotted bikini headed your way!"] (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; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie girl-watches with the help of lookouts connected by radio.
Keywords:
beaches; citizen band radios; ice cream; sunbathing; swimsuits

All in Vain (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; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Frankie Valdez
Synopsis:
Betty tries to take up for Frankie Valdez when Archie and Veronica mock his narcissism.

An Earful (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / 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:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Hap makes a huge mistake.

[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; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazley; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead help out in the lunchroom. Archie carries Veronica's beach accessories.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two early seventies era Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Beddy-Bye Time (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead wheel a castored brass bed from one house to another, downhill.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits changed to match the credits printed in Archie Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1984 series) #231.

Archie and Blowouts (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:
How many words can you make from the letters in the word "blowout"?

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

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

Nifty Gifty (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Veronica keeps giving Archie presents and Archie keeps using them to meet other girls.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is dialogue free and is presented totally in pantomime.

Top That If You Can (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; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie has a love note to Veronica delivered via sky writing and Archie feels down because he feels he can't compete.
Reprints:
Keywords:
skywriting

Indexer Notes

Credits match the printed credits in Archie Double Digest #230.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Good buddy, there's a blonde polka-dotted bikini headed your way!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. All in Vain
    Archie
  3. 2. An Earful
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  5. 4. Beddy-Bye Time
    Archie
  6. 5. Archie and Blowouts
    Archie
  7. 6. The Banana Boogie
    Josie & The Pussycats; Lite'ms
  8. 7. Nifty Gifty
    Archie
  9. 8. Top That If You Can
    Archie
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