(August 1972)

Archie, 1970 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
5 times a year in February, May, August, September, and November
On-sale date:
1972-05-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Brand:
Archie Giant Series
Editing:
John Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Power of the Press (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Fran the Fan; Rod the Mod; Clyde Didit

Double or Nothing (Table of Contents)

The Mad House Glads / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gus Lemoine ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Fran the Fan; Dan Didit; Dick Didit
Synopsis:
Dan takes Dick and Fran to a swinging singles' club.

["The Archies meet the Archies..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Archies; Welch's / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Hey, kids!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie's Grab Bag / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["The joker's wild!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie's Jokes / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Shoe String Business (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Roz; Greg; Charley

["You mean you bought one of those new waterproof..."] (Table of Contents)

The Madhouse Glads; Dan Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Fran the Fan; Dan Didit; Dippy Didit
Synopsis:
Dan loses his new watch.

The Miracle (Table of Contents)

Madhouse Glads / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Gus Lemoine
Inks:
Gus Lemoine
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Mr. Diddit; Clyde Diddit; Dan Diddit; Dick Diddit; Dippy Diddit
Synopsis:
Dick fills in for Mr. Diddit as a cello player.
Reprints:

The Madhouse Glads Mail Corner (Table of Contents)

The Madhouse Glads / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor
Inks:
Dexter Taylor
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dexter Taylor

Characters:
Dan Didit; Dick Didit; Dippy Didit; Clyde Didit; Mr. Didit

["So you say you would like part time employment."] (Table of Contents)

The Madhouse Glads; Danny Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Dan Didit

["Get in the groove for a giant fun-in!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Quarter Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Queer Fear (Table of Contents)

The Madhouse Glads / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Dan Didit; Dick Didit
Synopsis:
Dick is not as frightened by the fans that chase him than he is by the fact that they one day might stop chasing him.
Reprints:

["Of course Daddy doesn't mind us being alone together, Dippy!"] (Table of Contents)

The Mad House Glads; Dippy Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Dippy Didit; Fran the Fan; Fran's father

The Power of the Press (Table of Contents)

Madhouse Glads / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Fran the Fan; Dippy Didit; Dick Didit; Clyde Didit; Rod the Mod
Synopsis:
A member of the mob attempts to bomb Clyde's apartment for writing exposés about the fixing of college sports. Later, Dick unknowingly hits the mobster with his car and takes him to his house until he comes to, where his conversation about how to cook a fish scares the mobster into thinking that he is going to die a gruesome death at the hands of the Glads.

Indexer Notes

Cover story

["You know, Dippy, I always feel better after I've had a few winks!"] (Table of Contents)

The Mad House Glads; Dippy Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Dippy Didit; Dan Didit
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Power of the Press
  2. 1. Double or Nothing
    The Mad House Glads
  3. 2. ["The Archies meet the Archies..."]
    The Archies; Welch's
  4. 3. ["Hey, kids!"]
    Archie's Grab Bag
  5. 4. ["The joker's wild!"]
    Archie's Jokes
  6. 5. A Shoe String Business
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. ["You mean you bought one of those new waterproof..."]
    The Madhouse Glads; Dan Pin-Up
  8. 7. The Miracle
    Madhouse Glads
  9. 8. The Madhouse Glads Mail Corner
    The Madhouse Glads
  10. 9. ["So you say you would like part time employment."]
    The Madhouse Glads; Danny Pin-Up
  11. 10. ["Get in the groove for a giant fun-in!"]
    Archie Quarter Comics
  12. 11. Queer Fear
    The Madhouse Glads
  13. 12. ["Of course Daddy doesn't mind us being alone together, Dippy!"]
    The Mad House Glads; Dippy Pin-Up
  14. 13. The Power of the Press
    Madhouse Glads
  15. 14. ["You know, Dippy, I always feel better after I've had a few winks!"]
    The Mad House Glads; Dippy Pin-Up
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