(March 1981)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
360
Indicia frequency:
Published nine times a year in Jan., March, May, June, July, Aug., Sept., Oct., and Dec.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode:
0271000696703
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

["I wish I had a billion dollars!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones

Pin Spin (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie's poor bowling skills give him the attention of all the girls in the bowling alley.

Square Dance (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards (signed)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Charley
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx plans a square dance.

Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Two comic strips featuring Mr. Weatherbee from the Archie newspaper series.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

Veronica's Sweater Girl Fashions (Table of Contents)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica models sweaters designed by readers.

Zero Hero (Table of Contents)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Dilton Doiley; Midge; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
Pop Tate tells Dilton to join the football team to attract girls, so Dilton watches the team practice. However, when the star players are injured, they allow Dilton to take their girls to the dance.

Say It With Flowers (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Reynolds; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie tries to pull a prank on Archie, but it backfires.

["Imagine!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Announcement of a letter contest and information on how to join the club.

The Nose Knows (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews

Blowup (Table of Contents)

Chuck Clayton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Harry Lucey
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Coach Clayton
Synopsis:
Chuck uses his father's position as gym teacher to push the other kids around.

What Good Taste (Table of Contents)

Josie; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie; Valerie; Alan
Synopsis:
Alan paints a picture of Twinkies and everyone thinks it is a masterpiece.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["I wish I had a billion dollars!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Pin Spin
    Archie
  3. 2. Square Dance
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
    Mr. Weatherbee
  5. 4. Veronica's Sweater Girl Fashions
    Veronica
  6. 5. Zero Hero
    Dilton
  7. 6. Say It With Flowers
    Reggie
  8. 7. ["Imagine!"]
    Archie Club News
  9. 8. The Nose Knows
    Archie
  10. 9. Blowup
    Chuck Clayton
  11. 10. What Good Taste
    Josie; Hostess
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