(January 2002)

Archie, 1959 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
1.99 USD; 2.39 CAD
Pages:
36
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 51611
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:
Was Ongoing Series

["Archie, look at the time! I'm marking you late for today's class!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doily; Veronica Lodge

["Visit Archie and all his friends in Riverdale."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

It Must Be Magic! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)
Editing:
Victor Gorelick (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Reggie; Veronica; Ethel; Jughead; rabbit; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie's magical tricks are a flop at he school talent show, but it's so funny that he makes a hit for a comic routine.
Keywords:
High school; magic; magician

["Archie's Subscription Offer"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Archie's Digest Subscription Offer"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 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

Characters:
Archie; parrot; parrot owner; Komodo dragon

Indexer Notes

Reports from fans Ashley Hymel and Katie Worman.

["Uncle Freddie says... check off the issues you need to complete your collection!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

When Do We Eat? (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie avoids taking Veronica to dinner before the movie, then loads up with popcorn and such so that they won't be hungry afterward.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Movies

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #265, writing is credited to Mike Pellowski and inks are credited to Henry Scarpelli.

Fan Art (Table of Contents)

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Samantha Ginsburg; Ashley Hunt; Wasif Rahman
Inks:
Samantha Ginsburg; Ashley Hunt; Wasif Rahman
Colors:
Samantha Ginsburg; Ashley Hunt; Wasif Rahman
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie
Keywords:
Fan art

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

Editor's Notebook / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
1032

Characters:
Victor Gorelick; Archie; Betty; Veronica; Jughead; Reggie; Chuck

Indexer Notes

Words to patriotic songs, published in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

What Goes Up (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited) [as Golliher]
Pencils:
? Kennedy (credited) [as Kennedy]
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited) [as Lapick]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
All the bills are going up. Mr. Andrews wants to see something go down, so Archie offers his report card.
Keywords:
High school

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

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

["Subscribe today!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Other Side of the Fence (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Mrs. Andrews; Mrs. Cooper; Mrs. Lodge
Synopsis:
Mrs. Andrews daydreams about how much easier it would have been to have had a daughter instead of a son. Mrs. Lodge and Mrs. Cooper set her straight.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Mother

Indexer Notes

Yoshida and Grossman credits from GCD record at World of Archie Double Digest # 21. That same record credits script to Mike Pellowski and inks to Mike Esposito.

["I can't get enough Archie stuff!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

A Coined Phrase (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Jughead; Reggie
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead try to borrow money from Reggie.
Reprints:

Pie in Your Eye (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Betty; Jughead
Synopsis:
Archie asks Betty to help him make a vinegar and green tomato pie. After exhaustive research, intensive shopping, and laborious baking, they succeed. But when Betty learns that Archie wants the pie in order to impress Veronica's father, she shoves it into his face.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color and lettering credits from GCD record at World of Archie Double Digest # 17. That same source credits Mike Pellowski for script and John Lowe for inking.

["Archie Americana Series, now including Best of the Eighties!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Get caught up in the magic..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Sabrina, the Teenage Witch / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Coin Collecting, Advanced"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, look at the time! I'm marking you late for today's class!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["Visit Archie and all his friends in Riverdale."]
  3. 2. It Must Be Magic!
    Archie
  4. 3. ["Archie's Subscription Offer"]
  5. 4. ["Archie's Digest Subscription Offer"]
  6. 5. ["Earn $5 or $10 as an official reporter for the A-Files page."]
    A-Files
  7. 6. ["Uncle Freddie says... check off the issues you need to complete your collection!"]
  8. 7. When Do We Eat?
    Archie
  9. 8. Fan Art
    Fan Art
  10. 9. ["Dear Archie Readers"]
    Editor's Notebook
  11. 10. What Goes Up
    Archie
  12. 11. ["Best of Josie and the Pussycats"]
  13. 12. ["Subscribe today!"]
  14. 13. The Other Side of the Fence
    Archie
  15. 14. ["I can't get enough Archie stuff!"]
  16. 15. A Coined Phrase
    Archie
  17. 16. Pie in Your Eye
    Archie
  18. 17. ["Archie Americana Series, now including Best of the Eighties!"]
  19. 18. ["Get caught up in the magic..."]
    Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
  20. 19. ["Coin Collecting, Advanced"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Katie
  • Kirk House
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Merlin Haas
  • Matthew Head
  • John Douglas Miceli
  • TXComicGuy
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • James Yung
  • Michael Eshom
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Brian Saner Lamken
  • Steven Rowe
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen