(December 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

["Blue"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle

Guess Which One (Table of Contents)

Veronica Says / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Various examples of people who don't fit in a particular scene.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Lights! Camera! Action! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Elvis Rockmore
Synopsis:
Jughead shows people how to make an adventure movie.

Teen Tablets (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks:
Bill Vigoda ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Epp ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Pills designed to give you needed personality traits for specific situations.

The Family Album (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Epp ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
A photo album of "firsts" in Archie's childhood.

Fish Dish (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead paints a fish for a hungry cat.

If Girls Played Football (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Martin Epp ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Epp ?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Women playing football and being more concerned with fashion, makeup and gossip than with scoring touchdowns.

Moose's Words of Wis-Dumb (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Collection of homilies taken to illogical conclusions.

Madhouse Hall of Fame (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Orlando Busino ?
Inks:
Orlando Busino ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Orlando Busino ?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Examples of dubious distinctions achieved by common people.

Madhouse Stamps For Teens (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Examples of postage stamps with themes specific to teenage interests.

Madhouse Products (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Examples of odd or useless consumer products.

["Dear Aunt Juggie"] (Table of Contents)

Aunt Juggie's Advice to the Lovelorn / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
Aunt Juggie provides sarcastic advice to people with problems.

If Television Went 100% Honest (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
How television would look if nothing artificial or fabricated were allowed to be broadcast.

The Archie Way (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Reggie cites comparisons of how he would entertain Veronica versus how Archie would.

Yes, My Darling Daughter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Illustrated punch lines to the set up line "She was only an (fill in the blank)'s daughter".

Ad Slogans in the Lives of Archie and the Gang (Table of Contents)

Archie And The Gang / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Popular advertising slogans are illustrated by real life situations featuring Archie and friends.

Moose's Grammar Lesson (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Puns are given illustrated life, thanks to Moose.

The Discovery of the Ice Cream Sundae (Table of Contents)

Great Moments in History / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
A caveman searches for the right combination of ingredients for a dessert that will please his cave woman.

Last Laff (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Examples of situations Jughead makes unintentionally humorous.

Pun My Word (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy's grammar lesson becomes a pun-fest.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Blue"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Guess Which One
    Veronica Says
  3. 2. Lights! Camera! Action!
  4. 3. Teen Tablets
  5. 4. The Family Album
    Archie
  6. 5. Fish Dish
    Jughead's Dipsy Doodles
  7. 6. If Girls Played Football
  8. 7. Moose's Words of Wis-Dumb
    Moose
  9. 8. Madhouse Hall of Fame
  10. 9. Madhouse Stamps For Teens
  11. 10. Madhouse Products
  12. 11. ["Dear Aunt Juggie"]
    Aunt Juggie's Advice to the Lovelorn
  13. 12. If Television Went 100% Honest
  14. 13. The Archie Way
    Reggie
  15. 14. Yes, My Darling Daughter
  16. 15. Ad Slogans in the Lives of Archie and the Gang
    Archie And The Gang
  17. 16. Moose's Grammar Lesson
    Moose
  18. 17. The Discovery of the Ice Cream Sundae
    Great Moments in History
  19. 18. Last Laff
    Jughead
  20. 19. Pun My Word
    Archie
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