(January 1981)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
9 times a year in Jan., Mar., May, June, July, Aug., Sept., Oct., and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode:
0271000695901
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (some Squarebound?)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Joke Book / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.] (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Keywords:
football

Leaf Grief (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead are looking at the autumn leaves.

Dull Skull (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee wants an explanation for Moose's report card.

Brick Trick (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie shows off his karate skills.
Keywords:
karate

Cheap Heap (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Reggie offers to sell Archie his car.

Snap Flap (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica's photo of Archie didn't come out very well.

Forget Regret (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie goes back into a restaurant because he forgot something.

Female Travail (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie is swept off his feet by a girl.

Bird Word (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie thinks the national bird looks like Mr. Weatherbee.

Trick Kick (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
It's trick day at the school.

Grid Kid (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie is tired after watching football on TV.

Over Her Head... (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Charley
Synopsis:
Charley's luck horseshoe hit Jinx on the head.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews

Indexer Notes

Two strip reprints?

Music to the Ears (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the musical phrases.

Bath Wrath (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Reggie hides in the tub Hot Dog is getting a bath in.

Travel Tale (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie is trying to figure out how to get enough money to pay his auto insurance.

Decision Indecision (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie can't decide which girl to take to the concert.

Work Quirk (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie's homework is very similar to Archie's.

Yap Flap (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Reggie is asked to bob for pumpkins.

Bark Lark (Table of Contents)

Hot Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Hot Dog hears a prowler.

Talk Balk (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Carol
Synopsis:
Veronica has been talking to Carol on the phone and ignoring Archie.
Reprints:

Isle Guile (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Nanci Dakesian ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis:
Sabrina accidentally throws out Aunt Hilda's magic lamp.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index for Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #48, no credits listed in this issue.

Dotty Duty (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee can't sleep.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this issue.

Voice Your Choice (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Veronica doesn't want to do any of the things Archie suggests.

Hole Goal (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sabrina; Harvey
Synopsis:
If Harvey makes the putt Sabrina gets to go to the movies with him.
Reprints:

Ace Place (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sabrina; Harvey
Synopsis:
Sabrina wonders what Harvey is thinking about.
Reprints:

Chore Score (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie makes a list of the chores he needs to do.

Bizarre Car (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie gets a new rear-view mirror for his car.

Job Jibe (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge gives Archie some recognition for his work around the office, the mop and bucket for the Executive Washroom.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Split Fit (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Moose takes care of the cat, the dog and Reggie.

Tub Flub (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Svenson; Miss Beazly
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee thinks Archie called him a tub of lard.
Reprints:

Chat Frat (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica tells Betty about her holiday vacation.

Hammer Slammer (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie helps Moose drive a nail.

Tail Travail (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy asks Archie to tell the class a story.

Wit Bit (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Reggie isn't going to stand for anymore of Moose's insults.

Whopper Topper (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie thinks that Reggie can't top the homemade card he made for Veronica's birthday.

A Little Golden Magic (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Indexer Notes

Hostess Twinkie ad.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Joke Book
  2. 1. Leaf Grief
    Archie
  3. 2. Dull Skull
    Moose
  4. 3. Brick Trick
    Archie
  5. 4. Cheap Heap
    Reggie
  6. 5. Snap Flap
    Reggie
  7. 6. Forget Regret
    Archie
  8. 7. Female Travail
    Archie
  9. 8. Bird Word
    Mr. Weatherbee
  10. 9. Trick Kick
    Mr. Weatherbee
  11. 10. Grid Kid
    Archie
  12. 11. Over Her Head...
    Li'l Jinx's Chum Charley
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  14. 13. Music to the Ears
    Archie
  15. 14. Bath Wrath
    Reggie
  16. 15. Travel Tale
    Archie
  17. 16. Decision Indecision
    Archie
  18. 17. Work Quirk
    Reggie
  19. 18. Yap Flap
    Reggie
  20. 19. Bark Lark
    Hot Dog
  21. 20. Talk Balk
    Archie
  22. 21. Isle Guile
    Sabrina
  23. 22. Dotty Duty
    Mr. Weatherbee
  24. 23. Voice Your Choice
    Archie
  25. 24. Hole Goal
    Sabrina
  26. 25. Ace Place
    Sabrina
  27. 26. Chore Score
    Archie
  28. 27. Bizarre Car
    Archie
  29. 28. Job Jibe
    Archie
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  31. 30. Split Fit
    Reggie
  32. 31. Tub Flub
    Mr. Weatherbee
  33. 32. Chat Frat
    Veronica
  34. 33. Hammer Slammer
    Archie
  35. 34. Tail Travail
    Archie
  36. 35. Wit Bit
    Reggie
  37. 36. Whopper Topper
    Reggie
  38. 37. A Little Golden Magic
    Sabrina; Hostess
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Tom Sager
  • Max Capp
  • Michael Eshom
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer