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(November 1988)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
9 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Barcode:
076956145010 11
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
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

Archie's Pals 'n' Gals Visit Dezerland (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal's 'n' Gals / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rex W. Lindsey (signed)
Inks:
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Keywords:
drive-ins

Health Education (Table of Contents)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan De Carlo ?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
announcement supporting AIDS education and including hotline number for the Centers for Disease Control
Keywords:
AIDS prevention

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Endless Quest (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Doug Crane
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Michael Dezer
Synopsis:
Archie and his friends are searching for Archie's lost car and think they may have found it in the Dezerland drive-in.
Keywords:
Dezerland; nostalgia

Indexer Notes

Archie's car was lost in Life with Archie (Archie, series) #238.

Real-life entrepreneur Michael Dezer was developing a series of 1950's-themed indoor drive-in theaters at the time of this story.

Surprise Ending! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie; Sunkist / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sterling Status (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Dan Parent
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters:
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis:
Aunt Hilda gets a portable phone for her broom.

Election Selection (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Dilton helps Moose take a poll to see if Moose might have a chance at becoming class president.
Reprints:

Best Bee! (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Pencils:
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Inks:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Rod Ollerenshaw

Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

word puzzle

School Supplies that Students Really Need!! (Table of Contents)

Archie and the Gang / cartoon / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy

Indexer Notes

several two-panel gags

The Conversation (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Chic Stone
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie is very confident in his ideas as long as Mr. Weatherbee isn't listening.

In Other Words (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Hal Smith
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Dilton teaches Reggie how to send out form letters on his computer, but the girls that get Reggie's letters after Jughead has altered them are not very pleased.

Reggie's Fashion Sweats (Table of Contents)

Reggie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan De Carlo Jr. (signed)
Inks:
Dan De Carlo Jr.
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
fashion; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle

Indexer Notes

fashions submitted by Charles Di Jorio

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Ellen Leonforte (signed) (illustrations)
Inks:
Ellen Leonforte (signed) (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; letters from Mara Sohn; Steven Michaelson

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Archie's Pals 'n' Gals Visit Dezerland
    Archie's Pal's 'n' Gals
  2. 1. Health Education
    Archie
  3. 2. Endless Quest
    Archie
  4. 3. Surprise Ending!
    Archie; Sunkist
  5. 4. Sterling Status
    Sabrina
  6. 5. Election Selection
    Moose
  7. 6. Best Bee!
    Mr. Weatherbee
  8. 7. School Supplies that Students Really Need!!
    Archie and the Gang
  9. 8. The Conversation
    Archie
  10. 9. In Other Words
    Reggie
  11. 10. Reggie's Fashion Sweats
    Reggie
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Club News
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Keith Alan Morgan
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Jerry Hillegas