(February 1960)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
?
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

["Veronica! It's nine thirty!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Hearts and Foulers (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead falls for a girl and Archie is jealous. He manages to break up the pair by convincing Jughead that he doesn't need romance, but in the process convinces Betty and Veronica that they don't need romance either.
Keywords:
romance

Time for "Trophy" (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Chicago Roller Skates / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Change of Heart (Table of Contents)

Pipsqueak / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pipsqueak; Rosie
Synopsis:
Pipsqueak and Rosie get new skis. They make the big climb to the top of the ski jump, but have second thoughts about using it.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ski jump; skiing

Grizzly Roundup (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woggon
Pencils:
Bill Woggon ?
Inks:
Bill Woggon ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Katy Keene; Sis; Skipper Mason
Synopsis:
Skipper has returned from the King Ranch in Texas and tells a tall tale about roping a grizzly bear.
Reprints:
Keywords:
grizzly bear; ranch; roping; tall tale

Indexer Notes

Fashions, etc., by Margie Pietsch (Forest Grove, Ore), June Arnold (Newark, Ohio), Dorothy Kono (Seabrook, N.J.), and Martha MacDonald (Portland, Ore.). The King Ranch is an actual ranch in south Texas.

["We've been shooting for giant, fun-filled books that we know you'll like!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Face Fuzz (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis:
Jughead asks Archie if he shaves yet.
Keywords:
shaving

The Brush Off (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie can't figure why his father's shaving brush is stiff. It worked fine when he painted his bike the previous night.
Keywords:
painting; shaving brush

Action -- Camera (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 3.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Hap keeps having accidents while trying to take candid photos of Jinx.
Keywords:
film; ice skating; photographs; sledding; snow

["Hi, boys and girls---"] (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx Pen Pals / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Characters:
Li'l Jinx (cameo)

Indexer Notes

List of 51 persons (ages 9 to 14) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, Canada and British West Indies are represented.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Lloyd E. Watson (Pacoima, Calif.) for article on books. Second prize of $3.00 to Sandra Bryant (Newark, N.J.) for article on Hawaii. Third prize of $2.00 to Helen Kleinman (Sudbury, Ontario, Canada) for article on a club about Social Studies. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Diana Barone (Whitestone, N.Y) for article on Great Pyramid. First prize of $1.00 to Mary Lee Grisvard (Toledo, Ohio) for article on coffee. Sixth prize to Judy Merrill (Alexandria, Va.) for two jokes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Wolf Man (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wilbur; Laurie; Alec; Sheldon
Synopsis:
Alec sets up a prank to make Laurie think Wilbur is seeing other girls. Wilbur turns the tables on the other girls by acting like a wolf and the girls tell Wilbur it was all Alec's idea.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie Double Digest #232.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Veronica! It's nine thirty!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Hearts and Foulers
    Archie
  3. 2. Time for "Trophy"
    Chicago Roller Skates
  4. 3. A Change of Heart
    Pipsqueak
  5. 4. Grizzly Roundup
    Katy Keene
  6. 5. ["We've been shooting for giant, fun-filled books that we know you'll like!"]
    Archie Giant Series
  7. 6. Face Fuzz
    Archie
  8. 7. The Brush Off
    Archie
  9. 8. Action -- Camera
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. ["Hi, boys and girls---"]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  13. 12. The Wolf Man
    Wilbur
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