(June 1974)

Archie, 1958 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.25 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

["Daddy, we turned the lights off to help conserve electricity!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

A topical reference to the energy crisis of the era.
Redrawn as cover of Archie Comics Digest (Archie, 1973 Series) #59.
Small cartoon at top has Archie, Jughead, and Mr. Weatherbee.

Coolidge's Famous Set of Poker Playing Dogs (Table of Contents)

American Consumer, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. M. Coolidge
Inks:
C. M. Coolidge
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for set of five lithographed prints, showing photos of the prints.
On inside front cover.

Unkindest Cut (Table of Contents)

Life With Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead try every possible trick in their attempt to sneak out of school and play catch, and Mr. Weatherbee foils them every time.

Go First Class...Go Columbia (Table of Contents)

Columbia bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for bicycles from Columbia Manufacturing Co., Inc. subsidiary of MTD Products, Inc.

Think (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; Hap Holliday
Synopsis:
Hap helps Li'l Jinx with her homework...without doing anything.

Popsicle & Huck Finn Two Great American Originals (Table of Contents)

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Huckleberry Finn

Indexer Notes

Ad for Popsicle products, with tie-in to new "Huckleberry Finn" movie.
Popsicle Industries is a Consolidated Foods Company.

Play 1974 Big League Baseball Games (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Strat-O-Matic Baseball Game.

Trip of Danger (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
adventure; humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
After a hurricane devastates Riverdale, leaving the roads and communication lines out of commission, Archie and Jughead volunteer to make the treacherous journey to the next town to get a supply of medicine.

Indexer Notes

Story is in two labeled parts (Part 1 = 6 pages, Part 2 = 5 pages) separated by an ad.

Dear Mom and Dad... (Table of Contents)

Vista bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for bicycles from National Independent Distributor Associates.
Appears between Parts 1 and 2 of "Trip of Danger" story.

Karate (Table of Contents)

Universal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for self-defense system.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Reader letters, with membership coupon for the Archie Club.

Indexer Notes

Letters by K. Dinesh Pai. (Jananagar, Bangalore, India) and Mark Gee (Hopkinsville, KY).

Watch Us Do Our Thing! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
House ad for ordering Betty & Veronica Spectacular #221; shows cover.

Own a Bowlfull of Happiness (Table of Contents)

Sea-Monkeys / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Sea-Monkeys from Transcience Corporation.

Make Excellent Extra Cash... (Table of Contents)

Engravaplates / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for sales people for personalized, metal social security cards.

Finder's Fee (Table of Contents)

Life With Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie, Reggie and Veronica stumble on the answers to the upcoming test, which Archie refuses to look at, and which Reggie and Ronnie find an excuse to examine.

Do You Need Extra Money? (Table of Contents)

Cheerful House / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for sales people for cards.

3 Complete Fishing Outfits (Table of Contents)

Niresk Discount Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
Ad for salesmen for personalized, metal social security cards.
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for 411-piece fishing equipment set.
On inside back cover.

The Winner (Table of Contents)

Sears; Converse / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for shoes by Converse sold only at Sears.
On back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Daddy, we turned the lights off to help conserve electricity!"]
    Life With Archie
  2. 1. Coolidge's Famous Set of Poker Playing Dogs
    American Consumer, Inc.
  3. 2. Unkindest Cut
    Life With Archie
  4. 3. Go First Class...Go Columbia
    Columbia bicycles
  5. 4. Think
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Popsicle & Huck Finn Two Great American Originals
    Popsicle
  7. 6. Play 1974 Big League Baseball Games
  8. 7. Trip of Danger
    Life With Archie
  9. 8. Dear Mom and Dad...
    Vista bicycles
  10. 9. Karate
    Universal
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  12. 11. Watch Us Do Our Thing!
  13. 12. Own a Bowlfull of Happiness
    Sea-Monkeys
  14. 13. Make Excellent Extra Cash...
    Engravaplates
  15. 14. Finder's Fee
    Life With Archie
  16. 15. Do You Need Extra Money?
    Cheerful House
  17. 16. 3 Complete Fishing Outfits
    Niresk Discount Sales
  18. 17. The Winner
    Sears; Converse
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jaime Weinman
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • TXComicGuy
  • James Ludwig
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Terry Watkins
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Tom Sager
  • James Yung
  • Michael Eshom
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Steven Rowe