(Fall 1959)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Giant Series
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US; then Standard Silver Age US; then Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The girls try to tempt Archie into each one's foreign language class, while the guys heckle him.

Ship Shake (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge's quiet day on his yacht is repeatedly disturbed by Archie's innocent antics with a miniature speed boat.

Seer Sucker (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty gets love advice from a fortune teller, unaware that the fortune teller is Veronica in disguise.

Windy City (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy makes the mistake of asking Moose a question in class.

Thick! Thick! Thick! (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Moose is sick of being thick.

The Lid's Off (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
After watching Veronica swoon over an expensive hat in a shop window, Jughead makes a duplicate of it out of seventy-nine cents worth of material.

Eat's A Gift (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie conspire to stuff Jughead full of hamburgers so Moose can win the watermelon-eating contest.

Father Groans Best (Table of Contents)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Frese ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Grymes the butler; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge's fit of temper at Archie's latest appearance causes him to misplace a valuable postage stamp from his collection.

Net Result (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Ophelia; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Veronica agrees to train Betty for a match that afternoon for the school tennis championship, but not out of the kindness of her heart.

The Big Shot (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:
Hap plays with Jinx's pop gun.

Seeing Things (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Dr. Holt; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Pop Tate; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie ditches the glasses he's temporarily forced to wear, and his clouded vision leads to mishaps and misunderstandings.

Balms Away (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie mishears Reggie talking to Veronica and thinks Reggie has booby-trapped his lunch.

Monsters Of The Past (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
An article on dinosaurs.

Beau Tie (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tosses a bowtie Veronica gave him after everyone laughs at it. Then Veronica demands to see him wear it.

Fancy Dancing (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 does some fancy stepping, but it isn't the result of dance class.

Sock Finish (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Gladys Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead has made grape juice using his grandmother's "old-fashioned recipe". So Reggie convinces the gang he made the juice by crushing the grapes with his unwashed bare feet.

Boarder Line Case (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; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge tries to pressure Veronica into quitting the job she's taken, using advice Archie has given him.

John Stark, American Patriot (Table of Contents)

American Heritage / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Profile of Revolutionary War era soldier John Stark

Archie Fun Page (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards ?
Inks:
Joe Edwards ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards ?

Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Collection of games and puzzles.

Runner Up (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Vernon Jackson; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie tries to con a newcomer out of making a play for Veronica by talking up Midge, hoping Moose will then demolish the intruder.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. Ship Shake
    Archie
  3. 2. Seer Sucker
    Archie
  4. 3. Windy City
    Moose
  5. 4. Thick! Thick! Thick!
    Moose
  6. 5. The Lid's Off
    Jughead
  7. 6. Eat's A Gift
    Archie
  8. 7. Father Groans Best
    Mr. Lodge
  9. 8. Net Result
    Betty And Veronica
  10. 9. The Big Shot
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Seeing Things
    Archie
  12. 11. Balms Away
    Archie
  13. 12. Monsters Of The Past
  14. 13. Beau Tie
    Archie
  15. 14. Fancy Dancing
    Li'l Jinx
  16. 15. Sock Finish
    Jughead
  17. 16. Boarder Line Case
    Betty And Veronica
  18. 17. John Stark, American Patriot
    American Heritage
  19. 18. Archie Fun Page
    Archie
  20. 19. Runner Up
    Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Jaime Weinman
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mazzella
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