(August 1960)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
seven times per year
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

["Archie's a character"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie loses his head over a disagreement with Reggie.

Too Funny for Words (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead's carousel horse breaks a leg; Jughead paints a portrait with a roller; Veronica is followed by a construction worker; Archie gets a startling message; A movie poster has arrows in it.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

How to Become a Teen-age Rock 'N' Roll Singer (Table of Contents)

Archie says / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Instructional pamphlet on how to become a teen idol.
Reprints:

The ABC's of Art (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead explains art.

Roar, Lion, Roar (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead paints too realistic a portrait of a lion.

Beatniks Thru History (Table of Contents)

Miss Grundy says / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy explains how famous historical figures were actually the beatniks of their day.

The Madhouse Hall of Fame (Table of Contents)

Archie presents / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Examples of people and places which have achieved dubious distinctions.

If Song Titles Came True (Table of Contents)

Betty says / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Literal translations of song title imagery are illustrated.

Archie's TV Sets (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Examples of television housings specifically designed around the characteristics of various Archie Comics characters.

Madhouse's Hit and Pun Baseball (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Cousin Leroy; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Midge Klump; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
The cast illustrate literal adaptations of common baseball phrases.

Silverware by Madhouse (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Examples of stylized cutlery.

Madhouse Menagerie (Table of Contents)

Dilton says / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Illustrations of cliched similes with the subjects reversed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Aunt Juggie's Advice to the Lovelorn / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Aunt Juggie
Synopsis:
Letters include a woman whose father spanks her with a ping pong paddle.

Tongue Toppers For Cool Cats (Table of Contents)

Betty says / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Pop Tate; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Pun terms to describe specific situations.

The Discovery of Hair (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee presents Great Moments in History / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Cave men discover grooming.

Archie Takes a Spin on a Typical Madhouse Super- Hiway (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
A series of highway construction detours leave Archie stranded.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Archie's a character"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Too Funny for Words
  3. 2. How to Become a Teen-age Rock 'N' Roll Singer
    Archie says
  4. 3. The ABC's of Art
    Jughead
  5. 4. Roar, Lion, Roar
    Jughead's Dipsy Doodles
  6. 5. Beatniks Thru History
    Miss Grundy says
  7. 6. The Madhouse Hall of Fame
    Archie presents
  8. 7. If Song Titles Came True
    Betty says
  9. 8. Archie's TV Sets
  10. 9. Madhouse's Hit and Pun Baseball
  11. 10. Silverware by Madhouse
  12. 11. Madhouse Menagerie
    Dilton says
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Aunt Juggie's Advice to the Lovelorn
  14. 13. Tongue Toppers For Cool Cats
    Betty says
  15. 14. The Discovery of Hair
    Mr. Weatherbee presents Great Moments in History
  16. 15. Archie Takes a Spin on a Typical Madhouse Super- Hiway
    Archie
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