(June 1962)

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

["There's much to be said for the Earthman's civilization!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Pink Martian Man; Hilda the Witch; Chester Square; Lester Cool
Synopsis:
Table of contents for the issue.

["Hilda the Witch and her Monster Section!"] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hilda the Witch
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Monster Section.

The Alligator Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Geoffrey Swamp; Hilda the Witch
Synopsis:
Geoffrey Swamp, star of the Alligator Man films, finds it hard to shed his past when he retires.
Reprints:

Strife Magazine (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
An inside look at how Transylvania's Strife Magazine is published.
Reprints:

["Welcome to the Space Section!"] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Pink Martian Man
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Space Section.

Martian Mission (Table of Contents)

Pink Martian Man / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Pink Martian Man
Synopsis:
Two Martians come to Earth to get some foreign aid for their planet.
Reprints:

Jayson's Return (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Jayson (robot)
Synopsis:
A society of robots sends Jayson out to find oil, but he returns with the wrong kind.
Reprints:

Bubble Trouble (Table of Contents)

The Pink Martian / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Pink Martian Man
Synopsis:
The Pink Martian Man gives two earth people a helmet that allows them to kiss.
Reprints:

Plight in Pluto (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Pink Martian Man; Donald; Alice
Synopsis:
A Plutonian takes two typical teens for the Intergalatic Zoo, but finds that they hate pizza and ice cream and don't like rock 'n' roll.
Reprints:

Introduction to the Machine Age (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Chester Square and Lester Cool Invite You To The Teenage Section (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Chester Square; Lester Cool; Bess; Tess
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Teenage Section.

Two Left Feet! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Synopsis:
A teenager with two left feet is outcasted by his peers, so he learns to dance and inadvertently invents the Twist.
Reprints:

Do You Approach The Problems of Life... (Table of Contents)

Chester Square and Lester Cool / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Chester Square; Lester Cool
Synopsis:
A look at how Chester and Lester approach the problems of life.

The Madhouse Encyclopedia: C (Table of Contents)

Ches 'n' Les / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chester Square; Lester Cool
Synopsis:
Humorous information on cats, carpets and rugs, citrus fruits, cattle, chemistry, and corn.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover of Issue 17 is shown.

Swimania (Table of Contents)

Lester Cool 'n' Chester Square / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Chester Square; Lester Cool
Synopsis:
Lester finds Harry's girlfriend very boring, due to her being a mermaid who only wants to swim.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["There's much to be said for the Earthman's civilization!"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Hilda the Witch and her Monster Section!"]
  4. 3. The Alligator Man
  5. 4. Strife Magazine
  6. 5. ["Welcome to the Space Section!"]
  7. 6. Martian Mission
    Pink Martian Man
  8. 7. Jayson's Return
  9. 8. Bubble Trouble
    The Pink Martian
  10. 9. Plight in Pluto
  11. 10. Introduction to the Machine Age
  12. 11. Chester Square and Lester Cool Invite You To The Teenage Section
  13. 12. Two Left Feet!
  14. 13. Do You Approach The Problems of Life...
    Chester Square and Lester Cool
  15. 14. The Madhouse Encyclopedia: C
    Ches 'n' Les
  16. 15. Swimania
    Lester Cool 'n' Chester Square
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