(January 1965)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
six times yearly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Giant Series
Editing:
Richard Goldwater
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Binding:
Perfect Bound; later Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Archie's Christmas Stocking (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Waldo Weatherbee
Keywords:
Christmas; Santa Claus

Santa Mantle (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Reggie is determined to buy Veronica a more expensive version of everything Archie gets for her.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas

Christmas Fashions For Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fashion; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
The girls model winter fashions.

Exchange Student (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
Archie buys Veronica a bottle of perfume for Christmas, but accidentally gets it spilled all over him before he can give it to her. When Veronica smells him, she thinks he's been with some other girl.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas

Gift Wrapped! (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
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx wraps gifts.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas

Mr. Weatherbee's Dilemma (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie's screw-ups almost ruin Christmas for Mr. Weatherbee and have him saying "Bah, humbug," until he gets a special gift from his students.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas

["You're spending all your money on my Christmas presents..."] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty gets revenge on Archie for only buying presents for Veronica.

Man's Best Friend (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead tells Archie that he's planning to buy a transistor radio for himself, to make sure he'll get what he wants for Christmas. Archie decides to buy the same thing for himself, but everyone else winds up buying him the same thing.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters from: Peggy Domengeaux, Colette Kennett, June Miller;
page also includes membership application for the Archie Club

Just Be Claus (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats; Midge Klump
Synopsis:
Thanks to one too many hits in the head during football practice, Moose is suffering from intermittent memory loss. When Moose temporarily forgets who Midge is, Reggie tries to make time with her while Moose is busy playing Santa Claus .
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; Santa Claus

["Betty, please!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Santa Claus
Synopsis:
Santa won't give Betty Archie for Christmas.
Keywords:
Christmas; Santa Claus

Well Suited (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie asks Mr. Lodge to play Santa Claus.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; Santa Claus

["Gosh, Big Ethel!"] (Table of Contents)

Christmas Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Ethel has her own theories about why Veronica is raising more money for the charity drive than she is.
Keywords:
Christmas; Santa Claus

["Archie, stop!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie's overdoing the mistletoe bit.
Keywords:
Christmas

Spell of Spells (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Jingles
Synopsis:
After being humiliated by Jingles, Reggie takes up black magic and starts casting spells on the pudgy brownie. Archie has to work a little magic of his own to stop Reggie from destroying Jingles.
Keywords:
Christmas
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Archie's Christmas Stocking
    Archie
  2. 1. Santa Mantle
    Archie
  3. 2. Christmas Fashions For Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Exchange Student
    Archie
  5. 4. Gift Wrapped!
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Mr. Weatherbee's Dilemma
    Archie
  7. 6. ["You're spending all your money on my Christmas presents..."]
    Betty and Veronica Pin-Up
  8. 7. Man's Best Friend
    Jughead
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  10. 9. Just Be Claus
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Betty, please!"]
    Betty's Pin-Up
  12. 11. Well Suited
    Archie
  13. 12. ["Gosh, Big Ethel!"]
    Christmas Pin-Up
  14. 13. ["Archie, stop!"]
    Veronica's Pin-Up
  15. 14. Spell of Spells
    Archie
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