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(January 1974)

Archie, 1958 Series
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Price:
0.20 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 (uncredited)
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

The Blackmoor Emerald (Table of Contents)

Life With Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen; humor; adventure
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

The Blackmoor Emerald (Table of Contents)

Life With Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor; adventure
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers; Sir Winthrop Throgbottom
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge's dying friend Sir Winthorp Throgbottom leaves him the Blackmoor Emerald, a magnificent jewel that is cursed to bring disaster to anyone who possesses it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

An unusually high death count for an Archie story: both Sir Winthorp and a jewel thief are killed due to possessing the emerald.

Penny Wise (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Reprints:

Archie Club News (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Linda Lewis (Mount Ik.Terr., Wa); Joy Frescott (Wrangell, Alaska); Peter Delrose (Dawson Creek, BC, Canada); Steve Gaskins (Johnsonville, SC).
Includes ad for Archie Club, and art from earlier issues, including Al Hartley.

Run For Your Life! (Table of Contents)

Life With Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor; adventure
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doily; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
The gang plays "Missing Person," a game where Reggie loses himself in the city and they try to find him. After Reggie leaves, they realize that he ate a spoiled cheese danish that will give him food poisoning, and the need to find him is deadly serious.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Blackmoor Emerald
    Life With Archie
  2. 1. The Blackmoor Emerald
    Life With Archie
  3. 2. Penny Wise
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Archie Club News
  5. 4. Run For Your Life!
    Life With Archie
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