(October 1961)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1961
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Barcode:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

["Treasure chest of fun"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Point of View (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Though warned by Archie of the monsters that live on Bleak Island, the girls still take a boat over for a picnic. While there, they have a close encounter with a dragon and his mother.

["U.S. Royal"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Bendix automatic"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Letter (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie receives letters from Veronica, who's on a South American vacation. Each letter contains a picture of Veronica with a different local guy.

["50 wallet size photos"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["8 latest record hits $1"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Love Is Blind (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Everyone hates what Veronica is wearing, except Archie. He loves it, until Betty copy's her style. He tells her she looks like, "something the cat wouldn't drag in!" Archie shows up later beaten up.

["Summer fun"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Summer Madness (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica models six different bathing suits for Archie. One of them is even for swimming.

A Weighty Problem (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica starts working out, so she can eat more ice cream.

["Insect collecting kit"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Reward"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / pages (report information)

A Lovelier You! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Beauty tips.

One Man Out (Table of Contents)

Shrimpy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Shrimpy

"204 revolutionary war soldiers" (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Diamond Doings (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie umpires a all girl baseball game at the Riverdale picnic, and is the only winner when the game gets rained out.

Date Bait (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty wants to attract Archie by getting a perfume that smells like gasoline, because "Archie is just crazy about cars."

["If you know just 20 people"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["An amazing invention"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Free zodiac rings"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Treasure chest of fun"]
  3. 2. Point of View
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. ["U.S. Royal"]
  5. 4. ["Bendix automatic"]
  6. 5. The Letter
    Archie
  7. 6. ["50 wallet size photos"]
  8. 7. ["8 latest record hits $1"]
  9. 8. Love Is Blind
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. ["Summer fun"]
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. Summer Madness
    Veronica
  12. 11. A Weighty Problem
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. ["Insect collecting kit"]
  14. 13. ["Reward"]
  15. 14. A Lovelier You!
  16. 15. One Man Out
    Shrimpy
  17. 16. "204 revolutionary war soldiers"
  18. 17. Diamond Doings
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. Date Bait
    Betty
  20. 19. ["If you know just 20 people"]
  21. 20. ["An amazing invention"]
  22. 21. ["Free zodiac rings"]
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