(March 1964)

Archie, 1950 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:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Give them both an eye check-up!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Dr. O. U. Chizler
Keywords:
eye chart; eye exam; optometrist

The Old Brawl Game (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica have an argument. When Archie hears about it he thinks it's a physical fight and admonishes the girls for calling it a fight. Betty and Veronica then up the ante by engaging in a knock-down, hair-pulling fight.
Keywords:
argument; fight

["I don't have to count my calories for a while..."] (Table of Contents)

Betty's Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty doesn't have to worry about her weight because her bathroom scale is broken.
Keywords:
ice cream; scale; weight

["C'mon, get back to work, you guys..."] (Table of Contents)

Veronica's Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
The boys are painting a backdrop for a fashion show when they are distracted by Veronica in a bathing suit.
Keywords:
bathing suit; painting

Here's Lies Love (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty keeps telling Archie about the underhanded ways girls use to catch boys and he keeps applying them to everything Veronica says.

["Dig this crazy offer!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie's Pals 'n' Gals / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

To Tell the Truth (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty tells the truth, but twists it enough to get Archie in trouble with Veronica.
Keywords:
lies; truth

Wigs, Tops for Teens (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fashion
Synopsis:
Article on using wigs for teen fashion.
Keywords:
wigs

Indexer Notes

Text with 1/3 page illustration.

It's No Yolk (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:
Jinx thinks her breakfast plate of bacon and eggs looks angry.
Keywords:
bacon; breakfast; eggs

The Jokers (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Veronica puts black paper over her front teeth to play a gag on Archie. Archie gets payback by playing a trick on the girls using glasses of water.
Keywords:
practical jokes; teeth
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Give them both an eye check-up!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Old Brawl Game
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["I don't have to count my calories for a while..."]
    Betty's Pin-Up
  4. 3. ["C'mon, get back to work, you guys..."]
    Veronica's Pin-Up
  5. 4. Here's Lies Love
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["Dig this crazy offer!"]
    Archie's Pals 'n' Gals
  7. 6. To Tell the Truth
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Wigs, Tops for Teens
  9. 8. It's No Yolk
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. The Jokers
    Betty and Veronica
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