(January 1973)

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

Strong Finish! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen; humor; drama
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe

Help From Beyond (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor; drama; fantasy
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin; Mrs. Smythe
Synopsis:
A mysterious old lady tells Bingo that there's a fire at the Smythe house.

An Eye Popper (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Russ

The Price of Advice (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Willie Wilkin
Synopsis:
Bingo says the doctor told him to take it easy.

Responsibility (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin
Synopsis:
Mr. Wilkin tells Bingo to call off his date with Samantha so he can stay home and help paint the house.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #195, writing is credited to Frank Doyle.

Bingo and Samantha Tell 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
Synopsis:
Bingo and Samantha give advice to their readers.

The Bees Are For the Birds (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
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; Uncle Herman
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe is furious when he learns that there's a sex education course in Bingo and Samantha's school. He's even more furious when Mr. Wilkin and Uncle Herman don't share his belief that sex education is for "liberal minded pinkos."

Dinner Belle! (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Mum's the Word (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe complains that today's generation has no gumption or backbone, but then Bingo saves his life.
Reprints:

Strong Finish (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis:
Bingo declares that he's breaking up with Samantha because he can't bear the shame of everyone knowing she's stronger than he is.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Strong Finish!
    That Wilkin Boy
  2. 1. Help From Beyond
    That Wilkin Boy
  3. 2. An Eye Popper
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. The Price of Advice
    That Wilkin Boy
  5. 4. Responsibility
    That Wilkin Boy
  6. 5. Bingo and Samantha Tell It Like It Is!
  7. 6. The Bees Are For the Birds
    That Wilkin Boy
  8. 7. Dinner Belle!
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. Mum's the Word
    That Wilkin Boy
  10. 9. Strong Finish
    That Wilkin Boy
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