(January 1981)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Special collector's edition celebrating the 300th issue.


[Gee, this is my 300th anniversary and no one remembered!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Miss Grundy; Big Moose Mason; Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Mr. Lodge; Mr. Andrews; Svenson the Janitor; Prof. Flutesnoot; Pop Tate
Keywords:
anniversaries

Party of the First Part (Part 1) (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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie is suspicious that something is going on, but the gang are intent on avoiding him.

His Personal Touch (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Charley's teacher easily figures out which homework is his.

Jetting Along (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Word scramble puzzle.

Party of the First Part (Part 2) (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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley;
Big Moose Mason
Synopsis:
When the gang won't tell Archie whats going on, he decides to get information from Dilton and Moose, but neither of them are talking.

Party of the First Part (Part 3) (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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie bemoans his fate to his parents, who think he's over-reacting. Archie decides to become a hermit and decides to live in a cave -- where the gang is meeting.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews (as an image on a press card and a club member button)

Indexer Notes

Letters from Rachalle Gunter and Mischelle Melvin.

Party of the First Part (Part 4) (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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge; Cameos: Hot Dog; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Josie McCoy; Big Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Prof. Flutesnoot; Dilton Doiley; Pop Tate; Big Ethel Muggs; Melody Valentine; Sabrina Spellman; Valerie Brown; Coach Kleats; Mr. Svenson; Ms. Beazley; Coach Clayton; Miss Haggley; Hilda (Sabrina's aunt); Harvey Kinkle; Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Salem (Sabrina's cat); Alan M. Mayberry; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandria Cabot
Synopsis:
Archie gets a mysterious letter to go to the school gym. When he gets there, he realizes why everyone has been so secretive lately.

A Little Golden Magic (Table of Contents)

Sabrina, the Teenage Witch; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis:
Aunt Hilda can't make two twins happy, who are homesick. But Sabrina zaps up some Hostess twinkies, which makes the twins happy.

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies (back cover).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Gee, this is my 300th anniversary and no one remembered!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Party of the First Part (Part 1)
    Archie
  3. 2. His Personal Touch
    Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley
  4. 3. Jetting Along
    Archie
  5. 4. Party of the First Part (Part 2)
    Archie
  6. 5. Party of the First Part (Part 3)
    Archie
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  8. 7. Party of the First Part (Part 4)
    Archie
  9. 8. A Little Golden Magic
    Sabrina, the Teenage Witch; Hostess Twinkies
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