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(August 2001)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
1.99 USD; 2.39 CAD
Pages:
18
Indicia frequency:
Every four weeks, twice in July
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Comics
Barcode:
762816467476 51011
Editing:
Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Betty; Veronica; Dilton; Jughead; art teacher
Synopsis:
While the rest of the art class is concentrating on the still life, Archie is making a picture of Betty.
Keywords:
Artist; high school

["You could win!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Mary-Go-Round (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Angelo DeCesare (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)
Editing:
Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief); Victor Gorelick

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Mrs. Andrews [Mary]; Mr. Andrews [Fred]; Betty
Synopsis:
Mrs. Andrews is depressed because Mr. Andrews is off on a business trip, the first time he has missed her birthday. Archie tries to include her in all the teen activities, but that only makes her feel old. Mr. Andrews saves the day by rushing home early.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Beach; birthday; mother

Indexer Notes

GCD record at Archie & Friends Double Digest Magazine # 8 credits script to Mike Pellowski.

["Archie Americana Series Best Of The Eighties is here!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Earn $5 or $10 as an official reporter for the A-Files page."] (Table of Contents)

A-Files / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Archie; opera singer

Indexer Notes

Reports from fans Katie Mackay and Bekah J. Korthals.

["Everybody loves to read Archie comics!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Mr. Lodge and I (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Veronica; Mr. Lodge; Mrs. Lodge; Dennis
Synopsis:
Trying to get a little privacy at Veronica's house, Archie gets Mr. Lodge hooked on a computer video game. Soon Archie is spending his time with Mr. Lodge instead of Veronica. When Veronica gets a new boy friend, he quickly joins the other guys around the video game.
Keywords:
Game

Second Thoughts (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited) [as Gladir]
Pencils:
? Costanza (credited) [as Costanza]
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Jughead; skateboarders
Synopsis:
Archie wants to try the X-games, figuring that contestants are always surrounded by girls. He discovers that they're actually surrounded by paramedics.
Keywords:
Skateboard; X-games

["It began in issue 99!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Best of Josie and the Pussycats"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lindsey Frick; Jessica Yunkaro; Nikki Paiss
Inks:
Lindsey Frick; Jessica Yunkaro; Nikki Paiss
Colors:
Lindsey Frick; Jessica Yunkaro; Nikki Paiss
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie
Keywords:
Fan art

A Tale of Two Similars (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Jughead; girls; Art Decko
Synopsis:
Jughead and Art trick Archie into thinking that his car has been lavishly detailed.
Reprints:

Eyes Have It (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited) [as Gladir]
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited) [as Ruiz]
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited) [as Lapick]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Reggie; Moose; new girl; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie promises to help his mother, but gets distracted by sight of a new girl in town.
Reprints:

["Dear Archie Readers"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Betty? Veronica?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Job Jug-Gling (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Angelo DeCesare (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead; Archie; customer; store manager
Synopsis:
If Jughead works in a place with food, he eats all the food. If he works in a place without food, he gets distracted thinking about food. Archie gets him a job selling pet food.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

GCD record at Archie's Funhouse Double Digest # 6 credits script to George Gladir; inks to Rich Koslowski; colors to Barry Grossman; and letters to Bill Yoshida.

["Archie's Stuff Shop"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["New green apple flavor SweeTARTS."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Live happily ever after in Reebok."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["You could win!"]
  3. 2. The Mary-Go-Round
    Archie
  4. 3. ["Archie Americana Series Best Of The Eighties is here!"]
  5. 4. ["Earn $5 or $10 as an official reporter for the A-Files page."]
    A-Files
  6. 5. ["Everybody loves to read Archie comics!"]
  7. 6. Mr. Lodge and I
    Archie
  8. 7. Second Thoughts
    Archie
  9. 8. ["It began in issue 99!"]
  10. 9. ["Best of Josie and the Pussycats"]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art
  12. 11. A Tale of Two Similars
    Archie
  13. 12. Eyes Have It
    Archie
  14. 13. ["Dear Archie Readers"]
  15. 14. ["Betty? Veronica?"]
  16. 15. Job Jug-Gling
    Archie
  17. 16. ["Archie's Stuff Shop"]
  18. 17. ["New green apple flavor SweeTARTS."]
  19. 18. ["Live happily ever after in Reebok."]
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