(November 1984)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly in Jan., March, May, July, Sept., and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode:
0271000696511
Editing:
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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

["Remind me never to invite Archie again to play polo!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Keywords:
horses; motor scooters; polo

Game Gambit (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo [as James DeCarlo] (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
When Archie doesn't have any money for tickets to take Veronica to the big football game, Jughead and Dilton duplicate the game experience at Jughead's house.
Keywords:
big-screen TV; football; hot dogs; one-man band

Date Debate (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Arlene
Synopsis:
Arlene isn't very happy when she learns that Jughead is her blind date.
Keywords:
blind date

Equal Rights (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle [as Doyle] (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. [as DeCarlo Jr.] (credited)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. [as DeCarlo Jr.] (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Sally; Danny Brass
Synopsis:
Archie takes a macho approach with Veronica. It catches her off-guard the first time, but when Reggie and Archie try it a second time the result is quite different.

Family Tree Trials (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir [as Gladir] (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. [as DeCarlo Jr.] (credited)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. [as DeCarlo Jr.] (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Elaine
Synopsis:
Archie finds that researching his family tree can be a painful undertaking.
Keywords:
family tree; genealogy; graveyard; library

Indexer Notes

Archie finds that he is distantly related to Midge. Veronica has a new "Michael Jaxon" album called "Thrille", a reference to Michael Jackson's "Thriller."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Club News / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

First prize of $6.00 to Lisa Martens (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada) for article on playing the piano. Second prize of $4.00 to Kariena Combs (Salt Lake City, Utah) for article on Utah.

["Now the Archie Romance Series takes you behind the scenes..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Katy Keene / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Calculating Fool (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle [as Doyle] (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. [as DeCarlo Jr.] (credited)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. [as DeCarlo Jr.] (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Jughead jones; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Reggie makes a nuisance of himself when he touts the benefits of a calculator.
Reprints:
Keywords:
calculator
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Remind me never to invite Archie again to play polo!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Game Gambit
    Archie
  3. 2. Date Debate
    Jughead
  4. 3. Equal Rights
    Archie
  5. 4. Family Tree Trials
    Archie
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Club News
  7. 6. ["Now the Archie Romance Series takes you behind the scenes..."]
    Katy Keene
  8. 7. The Calculating Fool
    Archie
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