(May 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:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)
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

["Veronica, I'll Trade You"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty tries to trade for Archie while playing Monopoly with him and Veronica.

The Folk Singers (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty, Veronica and Archie are suddenly obsessed with folk music and their practicing is driving Mr. Lodge up the wall.
Reprints:

Guide To Screwy Skiing (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
A light-hearted look at skiing.

Birdman Of Riverdale (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump
Synopsis:
While Moose is occupied nursing a bird back to health, Reggie tries to move in on Midge.

["Spectacular Is The Only Word For It"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Harry Lucey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Archie Giant Series #26.

Side Splitter (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica buys an expensive cheongsam (a sleeveless Chinese silk dress), but all anybody can do is crack jokes about it.

Indexer Notes

The story begins with Archie and Reggie imitating Annie and Sandy from "Little Orphan Annie."

TV Secretary (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Overview of the duties of a secretary in broadcast television.

["Statement Of Ownership"] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Statement of ownership, filed October 1, 1963; Owned by Close-Up Inc, Louis Silberkleit, John L. Goldwater, Maurice Coyne, all of 241 Church Street, New York 13 New York; Total Paid Circulation average for previous 12 months 320,305.

Bookmark (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
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Jinx has an unusual bookmark.

Wooden You Know (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; unidentified Riverdale coed
Synopsis:
When Veronica finds out that Archie has been attending woodworking in order to make a play for a gorgeous redhead, she secretly sabotages his project and hers.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Veronica, I'll Trade You"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. The Folk Singers
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. Guide To Screwy Skiing
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. Birdman Of Riverdale
    Betty
  5. 4. ["Spectacular Is The Only Word For It"]
  6. 5. Side Splitter
    Betty And Veronica
  7. 6. TV Secretary
  8. 7. ["Statement Of Ownership"]
  9. 8. Bookmark
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. Wooden You Know
    Betty And Veronica
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