(December 1978)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
9 times a year in Feb., March, April, June, July, August, Sept., Nov., and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series [vertical]
Barcode:
0271000696512
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:
Was Ongoing Series

["I give up, Betty! What's so special about today?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie... Archie Andrews Where Are You? Comics Digest Magazine #34 (with Veronica) and #49 (back to Betty). Vignettes around title taken from "On Stage."

On Stage (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
To punish Archie and Chuck for their shenanigans, Mr. Weatherbee has them help Swenson mop the halls, only to find them singing and dancing while mopping.

Forearm Smash (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:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

["To save oil, I turned off the heat..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Montana
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
Bob Montana
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Montana

Characters:
Ms. Haggly; Jughead Jones

Number 13 Maze (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews

Social Line (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie stresses out when he agrees to accompany Veronica to a social at her father's club.

Root Pursuit (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Oliver Weatherbee; Camden Weatherbee; "Battin" Bill Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie helps Mr. Weatherbee research his ancestors and finds that the Weatherbee men have always been plagued by idiotic teenagers.

Space Vacation Contest Winners (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Archie Andrews

One More Chance (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Veronica gets angry when Betty dreams about Archie and threatens to break up with him if she doesn't dream about him that night.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I give up, Betty! What's so special about today?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. On Stage
    Archie
  3. 2. Forearm Smash
    Li'l Jinx's Pal Fat Charley
  4. 3. ["To save oil, I turned off the heat..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  5. 4. Number 13 Maze
    Archie
  6. 5. Social Line
    Archie
  7. 6. Root Pursuit
    Archie
  8. 7. Space Vacation Contest Winners
    Archie Club News
  9. 8. One More Chance
    Archie
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