(August 1968)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
seven times per year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Radio Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Are The Girls Practicing"] (Table of Contents)

Josie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Goldwater ?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Pepper; Alex Cabot; Albert; The Raves
Synopsis:
Josie, Melody and Pepper practice jumping track hurdles so they'll be able to jump the police barricades and get to their favorite rock group, The Raves.

Indexer Notes

There is a notation at the top right of the cover "by Dan 'n Dick", probably referring to Richard Goldwater and Dan DeCarlo, who may have plotted the cover together.

Southern Fried Fool (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Pepper; Alex Cabot; Mr. Cabot; Alexandria Cabot; Sock; Albert; Mr. Tuttle
Synopsis:
A crazed old man hallucinating that he's still fighting the Civil War steals a map from Mr. Cabot's souvenir case that will supposedly lead to a chest of buried money. Alexandria, Josie and the gang pursue the old man, while Alex makes his own deals on the side.

Brake it Up! (Table of Contents)

Archie; Bendix Brakes / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Harry Lucey ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica warns Archie to use proper bicycle safety procedures. Archie ignores her and pays the price.

Indexer Notes

Advertisement by Bendix Auto Products using Archie characters.

What's Happening Where The Girls Are? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Harry Lucey
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Archie Giant Series #155.

["I Met A Pretty Girl"] (Table of Contents)

Dear Josie / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Josie]
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Josie McCoy
Synopsis:
"Josie" answers reader letters.

Some Headway (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Jinx needs some protection from her juggling.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Are The Girls Practicing"]
    Josie
  2. 1. Southern Fried Fool
    Josie
  3. 2. Brake it Up!
    Archie; Bendix Brakes
  4. 3. What's Happening Where The Girls Are?
  5. 4. ["I Met A Pretty Girl"]
    Dear Josie
  6. 5. Some Headway
    Li'l Jinx
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Igor Dybzinski
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Tom Sager