(October 1966)

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
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

["I think these super heroes are getting a little too commercial!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
humor; superhero
Synopsis:
Superheroes sell out.

Table of Nonsense (Table of Contents)

Mad House / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Kresse
Inks:
Bill Kresse
Letters:
Bill Kresse

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Sprocket; Crabman; Unnamed James Bond-type hero
Synopsis:
Table of contents coupled with a humorous plug for Madhouse.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Good Guy Gimmicky Gadgets (Table of Contents)

Good Guy Section / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Kresse
Inks:
Bill Kresse
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Kresse

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Sprocket
Synopsis:
A look at Captain Sprocket's gaggle of gadgets.

The Tricky Tree Trap! (Table of Contents)

Captain Sprocket / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Sprocket; Gladys; Treeman; The Chief
Synopsis:
Captain Sprocket dresses up like a Christmas tree to capture the bank robber Treeman.

Super Cowpoke (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; superhero; western-frontier
Characters:
Super Cowpoke
Synopsis:
Super Cowpoke stops the stage from being robbed, stops an Indian attack and has a gunfight in town.

Captain Pumpernik (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Captain Pumpernik
Synopsis:
Captain Pumpernik is the first man to land on the moon.

Shady Sadie (Table of Contents)

Superchick / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Superchick; Tessie; Shady Sadie
Synopsis:
Superchick must stop Shady Sadie from using her powers to win the Miss America pageant.

[Bad Guy Gadgets] (Table of Contents)

Bad Guy Section / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Kresse
Inks:
Bill Kresse
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Kresse

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Sprocket; Unnamed bad guy
Synopsis:
A look at a Madhouse bad guy's gaggle of gadgets.

Rival Reversal (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sabrina; "Hot-Rod" Rudy
Synopsis:
Sabrina hopes that "Hot-Rod" Rudy asks her to the dance.

Tragic Magic (Table of Contents)

Sabrina - Teen Witch / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Kresse
Inks:
Bill Kresse
Letters:
Bill Kresse

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sabrina; Sabrina's unnamed friend
Synopsis:
Sabrina can't find the tickets to a Beatles concert.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["I think these super heroes are getting a little too commercial!"]
  2. 1. Table of Nonsense
    Mad House
  3. 2. Good Guy Gimmicky Gadgets
    Good Guy Section
  4. 3. The Tricky Tree Trap!
    Captain Sprocket
  5. 4. Super Cowpoke
  6. 5. Captain Pumpernik
  7. 6. Shady Sadie
    Superchick
  8. 7. [Bad Guy Gadgets]
    Bad Guy Section
  9. 8. Rival Reversal
    Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  10. 9. Tragic Magic
    Sabrina - Teen Witch
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