(October 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

["Samantha, whenever I'm with you, my heart pounds"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe

Daddy's Little Grown Up (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis:
After Samantha insists she's not a kid any more, Mr. Smythe overhears her and Bingo talking about "tying the knot."
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Winner by Converse / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Comic strip ad for The Winner tennis shoe by Converse exclusively at Sears.

Giant Fun-In! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Daredevil Stunts - Wild Action (Table of Contents)

TTP Deluxe Thrill Set / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Comic strip ad for Kenner's TTP Deluxe Thrill Set

Giant Killer (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Uncle Herman Wilkin
Synopsis:
Bingo goes to sell a lawnmower and all he comes back with is a handful of beans, leading to a dream where Mr. Smythe is the giant at the top of the beanstalk.

Teacher (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Uncle Herman Wilkin; Willie Wilkin (Bingo's father)
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe nurses an injured bird back to health, but still manages to disprove Uncle Herman's theory that he's really an old softy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Comics Digest #2 / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Old Crab (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis:
Samantha tags along with Bingo when he goes crabbing.

In Step (Table of Contents)

Sampson Smythe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Sampson Smythe; Samantha Smythe; Bingo Wilkin; Tough Teddy; Willie Wilkin (Bingo's father)
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe tries to prove he's hip.
Reprints:

Good Skate (Table of Contents)

Samantha Smythe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis:
Bingo teaches Sam to roller skate.

Spell, Sell, Oh, Well! (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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Roz; Charlie Hawse

Fed Up (Table of Contents)

Rebel (Bingo's dog) / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Willie Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin; Rebel
Synopsis:
Mrs. Wilkin warns her husband that accidents happen in the kitchen.
Reprints:

Dear Bingo and Samantha (Table of Contents)

Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Synopsis:
advice

A Date To Remember (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Tough Teddy; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis:
Bingo double-dates with Teddy and a couple of fast, thrill-seeking girls.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Samantha, whenever I'm with you, my heart pounds"]
    That Wilkin Boy
  2. 1. Daddy's Little Grown Up
    That Wilkin Boy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Winner by Converse
  4. 3. Giant Fun-In!
    Archie Quarter Comics
  5. 4. Daredevil Stunts - Wild Action
    TTP Deluxe Thrill Set
  6. 5. Giant Killer
    That Wilkin Boy
  7. 6. Teacher
    That Wilkin Boy
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Archie Comics Digest #2
  9. 8. The Old Crab
    That Wilkin Boy
  10. 9. In Step
    Sampson Smythe
  11. 10. Good Skate
    Samantha Smythe
  12. 11. Spell, Sell, Oh, Well!
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. Fed Up
    Rebel (Bingo's dog)
  14. 13. Dear Bingo and Samantha
    Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
  15. 14. A Date To Remember
    That Wilkin Boy
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