(September 1971)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
That Wilkin Boy, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Giant Series
Editing:
Richard Goldwater
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Part of the Family (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor; drama
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin; Uncle Herman
Keywords:
soap opera

It's All So Involved (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Gus LeMoine
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor; drama
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin; Uncle Herman; Rebel
Synopsis:
Bingo meets a boy who's run away from home and decides to help him, despite Samantha's warnings against getting involved with other people's troubles.
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Quick Change! (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx

Bully For You (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Gus LeMoine
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe won't let Samantha play in Bingo's group with long-haired sissies, so the Archies come up with a plan to make him think that long-haired musicians are actually strong.

Dear Bingo & Dear Sam Tells It Like It Is (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Eda Edwards [as Bingo and Samantha]
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Tough Teddy
Synopsis:
Bingo and Samantha respond to reader questions.

Cook Look (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday

The Fourth Man Theme (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Gus LeMoine
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Tough Teddy; Buddy Drumhead; Matt Turner
Synopsis:
When Buddy is sick, Samantha recommends her brilliant musician friend Matt Turner as a replacement.

Indexer Notes

Matt was an attempt to add a black character to the comic a la Chuck Clayton, but he didn't last long.

Part of the Family (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy's Uncle Herman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Gus LeMoine
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor; drama
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin; Uncle Herman; Rebel; Tough Teddy; Buddy Drumhead
Synopsis:
When no one in the Wilkin household wants his help, Uncle Herman decides to pack up and leave.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Part of the Family
    That Wilkin Boy
  2. 1. It's All So Involved
    That Wilkin Boy
  3. 2. Quick Change!
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Bully For You
    That Wilkin Boy
  5. 4. Dear Bingo & Dear Sam Tells It Like It Is
  6. 5. Cook Look
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. The Fourth Man Theme
    That Wilkin Boy
  8. 7. Part of the Family
    That Wilkin Boy's Uncle Herman
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