(September 1963)

Archie, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
eight times a year in January, March, May, June, August, September, October, and November
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Richard Goldwater
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Quick, Juggie!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Chiller Diller (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
After going to see a scary movie, the girls are afraid to walk home alone at night.
Keywords:
fear; imagination; movie theater

A Girl's Conception of Baseball (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Bill Vigoda
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Gags based on the assumption that girls know nothing about baseball.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball

Jughead's Physical Fitness Program (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Advice from Jughead on how to get exercise.
Keywords:
fishing; naps; shower; television

Finders Weepers (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Bill Vigoda
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Reggie finds a gold watch and wants to keep it, but his friends shame him into putting an ad in the paper advertising that he found it. But he didn't say which newspaper he'd put it in.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gold watch; newspaper

["I had to slap Archie at the movies last night...."] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty complains that Archie can't stay awake at the movies.
Keywords:
movies; slap

What a World! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The World of Jughead / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Flip-Tops (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday; Greg
Synopsis:
Daddy teaches Li'l Jinx how to win at flipping baseball cards.
Keywords:
baseball cards

["If you want to make new friends with boys and girls..."] (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx Pen Pals / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Li'l Jinx (cameo)

Indexer Notes

List of 41 persons (ages 7 to 16) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, countries include the Bahamas, Guatemala, Canada, New Zealand, Kenya, Australia, South Iran, Hong Kong, and Jamaica

Archie Says: Nylon Means Strength (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

U. S. Royal Bike Tires / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The "Popsicle" Kids Play It Safe! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Popsicle Kids; Popsicle / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

First page is a request by "Archie" for member reports on things they are doing. Second page is one letter. First prize of $5.00 to Candy Donaldson (Sepulveda, Calif.) for article on weasels.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

A Real Drag (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
Josie and Pepper fear that Melody will succumb to temptation when Alex Cabot invites her over to his mansion. They try to protect their friend from Alex's advances, while he tries to get Melody away from them in his private submarine.
Keywords:
rocket belts; submarine; swimming pool
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Quick, Juggie!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Chiller Diller
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. A Girl's Conception of Baseball
    Archie
  4. 3. Jughead's Physical Fitness Program
    Jughead
  5. 4. Finders Weepers
    Archie
  6. 5. ["I had to slap Archie at the movies last night...."]
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. What a World!
    The World of Jughead
  8. 7. Flip-Tops
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. ["If you want to make new friends with boys and girls..."]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  10. 9. Archie Says: Nylon Means Strength
    U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  11. 10. The "Popsicle" Kids Play It Safe!
    Popsicle Kids; Popsicle
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  14. 13. A Real Drag
    Josie
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