(December 1970)

Archie, 1969 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Radio Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Archie 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

["The establishment looks on us as kooks, freaks, clowns, weirdos"] (Table of Contents)

Josie and the Pussycats / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Valerie; Alan M.; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Josie's dad

Indexer Notes

Re-drawn version of the splash page from the story "Back to Nature."

Contact (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Valerie; Alan M.; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot
Synopsis:
Melody says that Josie and Alex are "stuck on" each other, and she means it literally: she spilled some incredibly adhesive glue on them. Then Melody throws the bottle of glue away, and Alan M.'s motorcycle gets stuck on it.
Reprints:

Dear Josie (Table of Contents)

Josie / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Josie
Synopsis:
Relationship advice from Josie to her readers.

["I can't see why I didn't get the part to serenade Josie"] (Table of Contents)

Josie Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Alan M.; Alexander Cabot III; Mr. Tuttle
Synopsis:
Alan M. and Josie rehearse for the school play.
Reprints:

Campus Cut Up (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery; teen
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Valerie; Alan M.; Alexander Cabot III; J. Worthington Sleazey; Professor Mealy
Synopsis:
The Pussycats visit a university which is falling apart and is about to be condemned by a building inspector. But Valerie discovers that the inspector is actually the one sabotaging the building.
Reprints:

["Alex! Come inside!"] (Table of Contents)

Alex's Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Alexander Cabot III; Gypsy Joe
Synopsis:
A gypsy offers to sell Alex some old clothes.

Late Show! (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
Reprints:

Back to Nature (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Valerie; Alan M.; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Josie's dad
Synopsis:
Alex and Alexandra decide to start a commune, an idea Josie and her friends are enthusiastic about. But the Cabot idea of an un-materialistic, nature-loving lifestyle isn't quite the same at the others'.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["The establishment looks on us as kooks, freaks, clowns, weirdos"]
    Josie and the Pussycats
  2. 1. Contact
    Josie
  3. 2. Dear Josie
    Josie
  4. 3. ["I can't see why I didn't get the part to serenade Josie"]
    Josie Pin Up
  5. 4. Campus Cut Up
    Josie
  6. 5. ["Alex! Come inside!"]
    Alex's Pin Up
  7. 6. Late Show!
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. Back to Nature
    Josie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jaime Weinman
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Gregory Fischer