(August 1980)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode:
0271000696508
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:
Ongoing Series

["What's wrong with the car?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Keywords:
automobile mechanics; jalopies

Getting Noticed (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Initial Trouble (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; Fred Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
A letter in the paper's Dear Blabby column is from an A.A. of Riverdale complaining of a rich, conceited, bossy girlfriend, which gets Archie in trouble with Veronica despite not writing it.

Pix Stix! (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx's Chum Charley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Charley; Roz
Synopsis:
Roz paints Charley a picture of his teacher that he can use as a dartboard.

["I've been trying to fix meals for your father..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mrs. Andrews has trouble cooking meals that fit her husband's diet; Archie reads a police report about a spaceship encounter.

["Kids! Don't let this giant catch get away!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Annual Digest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Show Me The Way (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead gets the gang out of a thick fog by having Archie use his nose to find Veronica and her house.

Archie's Fashions (Table of Contents)

Archie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews

The Debt Beat (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie becomes an unwilling party in Reggie's hunt for Jughead and the money he owes him.

["I want to tell you about my summer home."] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason

Indexer Notes

Reports about a summer home in Canada and stamp collecting.

["Get your act together with..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Jughead Jones Comic Digest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Not 2 but 3 for $1.00!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Clothes Call (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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge's use of Archie as a model for his new menswear line and a news reporter looking for the best-dressed teenage boy in Riverdale come together in a way Veronica doesn't anticipate.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What's wrong with the car?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Getting Noticed
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. The Initial Trouble
    Archie
  4. 3. Pix Stix!
    Li'l Jinx's Chum Charley
  5. 4. ["I've been trying to fix meals for your father..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  6. 5. ["Kids! Don't let this giant catch get away!"]
    Archie Annual Digest
  7. 6. Show Me The Way
    Archie
  8. 7. Archie's Fashions
    Archie
  9. 8. The Debt Beat
    Archie
  10. 9. ["I want to tell you about my summer home."]
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. ["Get your act together with..."]
    Jughead Jones Comic Digest
  12. 11. ["Not 2 but 3 for $1.00!"]
  13. 12. Clothes Call
    Archie
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