(September 1964)

Archie, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.12 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
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

["I have to go now, Archie"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
skin diving; underwater

Sonny Boy (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
After Jughead suggests that Mr. Weatherbee considers Archie the son he never had, Archie first starts treating Mr. Weatherbee like a dad, and then becomes outraged when others suggest he'll get special treatment from his honorary father.
Keywords:
favoritism; missile; rumors

Cheap Heap (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie shows Jughead the car he's planning to buy.
Reprints:
Keywords:
new car

["Playing the guitar sure gets me my kicks!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie sings and plays folk songs, much to Mr. Lodge's disapproval.
Keywords:
folk songs; guitar

["You called for a piano tuner?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bendix Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Mop Up (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Mr. Johnson (janitor)
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee forces all the students to return their overdue books to the library by the end of the day, and in the rush to get their books, students keep slipping on the janitor's freshly-scrubbed floor.
Reprints:
Keywords:
library books; mop

Indexer Notes

The janitor has a Swedish accent.

Vote the Straight Fun Ticket! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Giant Series / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The List! (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; Greg; Hap Holliday
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx makes a list of people to invite to her birthday party.
Keywords:
birthday; calendar; invitations; party

["It's always fun to meet new and exciting friends from all over the world!"] (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 47 persons (ages 7 to 16) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, countries include India, Australia, Canada, England, Scotland, and the Philippines.

["Say Andy, it says on TV we can win a trip by Trailways "Silver Eagle" to the N. Y. World's Fair."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Patty & Andy, The Popsicle Twins; Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Sandra Saur (Canoga Park, Calif.) for article on whales. Second prize of $3.00 to Sharon Aiello (Garfield Heights, Ohio) for article about herself. Third prize of $2.00 to Chip Hawkins (Shaker Heights, Ohio) for three jokes.

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

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

All Unstrung (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie Jones; Melody; Albert; Mr. Jones (Josie's father); Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
Albert's obsession with his guitar puts an even bigger crimp in Josie's love life when Josie's dad gets his old banjo and joins Albert in a duet.
Keywords:
banjo; baseball; folk music; guitar; zither

Indexer Notes

In most stories Josie's last name is McCoy. In a few, like this one, it is Jones.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I have to go now, Archie"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Sonny Boy
    Archie
  3. 2. Cheap Heap
    Archie
  4. 3. ["Playing the guitar sure gets me my kicks!"]
    Archie Pin-Up
  5. 4. ["You called for a piano tuner?"]
    Bendix Corporation
  6. 5. Mop Up
    Archie
  7. 6. Vote the Straight Fun Ticket!
    Archie Giant Series
  8. 7. The List!
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. ["It's always fun to meet new and exciting friends from all over the world!"]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  10. 9. ["Say Andy, it says on TV we can win a trip by Trailways "Silver Eagle" to the N. Y. World's Fair."]
    The Adventures of Patty & Andy, The Popsicle Twins; Popsicle
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  13. 12. All Unstrung
    Josie
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