(July 1978)

Archie, 1959 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:
0271000696507
Editing:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["But, Pop, you advertised lower prices!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie gets caught in a semantic bait and switch.
Keywords:
ice cream sodas; Pop's Chocklit Shoppe

Down We Go (Table of Contents)

Josie; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Alan Mayberry
Synopsis:
Josie gets Valerie to toboggan down a steep hill by promising her Hostess Twinkies at the bottom.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Dark Spot (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:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Professor Flutesnoot; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie's lab accident creates a black spot that hops from person to person, giving them the temporary ability to pass through solid objects.

On Edge (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:
The house is quiet and that makes Hap nervous.

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

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead has an accident; Archie borrows Miss Grundy's screen.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Anchors Away (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:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Cindy Miller; Admiral Miller
Synopsis:
Archie wants to date a new girl, if he can pass inspection from her eccentric father.

The Top Ten (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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy becomes incensed when she overhears Archie and Reggie assigning number values to the girls they've dated.

A Workin' Fool (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; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to con his way out of a home maintenance job, but finds his father two steps ahead of him.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["But, Pop, you advertised lower prices!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Down We Go
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. The Dark Spot
    Archie
  4. 3. On Edge
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  6. 5. Anchors Away
    Archie
  7. 6. The Top Ten
    Archie
  8. 7. A Workin' Fool
    Archie
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