(October 1964)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
seven times a year in February, April, June, August, September, October, and December
On-sale date:
1964-08-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
John Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[Transylvania Toy Store] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Orlando Busino ? (cartoon); Dan DeCarlo (border)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Clyde Didit
Keywords:
monsters; Transylvania

Election Time! (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Sprocket
Synopsis:
Captain Sprocket is running for office.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; page also includes table of contents.

Anything Goes in Our Way Out Section (Table of Contents)

Way Out Section / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
bed of nails; cobra; flying carpets; snake-charming

Indexer Notes

Three cartoons. A blend of Arabian and Indian stereotypes.

Ali Bubu, the Fabulous Fakir! (Table of Contents)

Ali Bubu / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ali Bubu; Fatima; Genie; Sultan of Ishna-Pishna
Synopsis:
Ali Bubu gets the girl in the end even if his magic isn't always very effective.

Indexer Notes

rope trick; genie; television; magic lamp; bed of nails; flying carpet; elephants; costume; mouse

Photography Then 'n' Now (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Gags about photography and how it's done.
Keywords:
cameras; darkroom; film; photographs

Indexer Notes

Art previously thought to be Samm Schwartz.

Clyde Didit Did It Again! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie's Mad House Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["I've seen Beatle wigs before, but that takes the cake!"] (Table of Contents)

Teen Section / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Gags about the Beatles and beetles.
Keywords:
Beatles; beetles; England; sheepdog

Indexer Notes

Art previously credited to Samm Schwartz.

Bowled Over (Table of Contents)

Sabrina the Teen Witch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters:
Sabrina the Teenage Witch; Bob; Sam; Mike; George; Salem (cat)
Synopsis:
Sabrina tries to use her magic to go on dates with boys, but all of her attempts fail.
Keywords:
bowling; broken leg; hospital; magic

Join the Fun (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Around the World with Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Tops in Pops (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dexter Squarespin; Rocky Platter
Synopsis:
The story of two rival disk jockeys at radio station WHIZ.
Keywords:
bomb; disk jockey; flagpole; hospital; lion; parachute; radio broadcasts; records; rock 'n' roll; watusi

Who Is This...Man?? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The World of Jughead / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Girly Golfers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mabel; Wilma
Synopsis:
Isn't it silly when girls try to play golf?
Keywords:
golf; hole-in-one

Karate (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Gags about karate.
Keywords:
Karate

Plant Playmate (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cousin Northrup
Synopsis:
A gardener asks her neighbor's cousin Northrup for advice about her garden.
Keywords:
gardening; hammock

Dig This Crazy Offer! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie's Pals 'n' Gals / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Martian Martyr (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Synopsis:
A peaceful expedition to Earth by miniature Martians is thwarted by a bug-killing housewife.
Keywords:
bug spray; Martians; miniature aliens

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Vote the Straight Fun Ticket! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Giant Series / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Transylvania Toy Store]
  2. 1. Election Time!
  3. 2. Anything Goes in Our Way Out Section
    Way Out Section
  4. 3. Ali Bubu, the Fabulous Fakir!
    Ali Bubu
  5. 4. Photography Then 'n' Now
  6. 5. Clyde Didit Did It Again!
    Archie's Mad House Annual
  7. 6. ["I've seen Beatle wigs before, but that takes the cake!"]
    Teen Section
  8. 7. Bowled Over
    Sabrina the Teen Witch
  9. 8. Join the Fun
    Around the World with Archie
  10. 9. Tops in Pops
  11. 10. Who Is This...Man??
    The World of Jughead
  12. 11. Girly Golfers
  13. 12. Karate
  14. 13. Plant Playmate
  15. 14. Dig This Crazy Offer!
    Archie's Pals 'n' Gals
  16. 15. Martian Martyr
  17. 16. Vote the Straight Fun Ticket!
    Archie Giant Series
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