(December 1979)

Archie, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode:
?
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

["Archie, what's the saddest thing you ever read?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie has another traumatic experience with the gas pump.
Keywords:
gasoline; jalopies; reading

The Star (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie is desperate to take Veronica to a dance where Reggie is squiring a professional actress, in order to try to be as impressive as he fears Reggie will be.

Stop, Look and Glisten (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:
Jinx misinterprets her father's demands.

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

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead spots a bargain. Moose gets a lesson.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

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

Getting Your Letter (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Maze puzzle.

The Skin Game (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; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead decide to market the mud from their fishing hole as a beauty treatment.

A Fuel Fool (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; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Sick of paying through the nose for gasoline, Archie goes to Dilton in hopes the genius can solve his fuel problems.

Reserve Decision (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; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis:
With Smithers' help, Archie tumbles to the scam Reggie is using to impress Veronica.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Archie, what's the saddest thing you ever read?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Star
    Archie
  3. 2. Stop, Look and Glisten
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  5. 4. Getting Your Letter
    Archie
  6. 5. The Skin Game
    Archie
  7. 6. A Fuel Fool
    Archie
  8. 7. Reserve Decision
    Archie
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