(July 1964)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, 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

["Aren't those Beatle haircuts just adorable on the boys?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

The Bitter End (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Everything goes wrong for Archie when he tries to get to a date with Veronica.

Fad Fare (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty introduces Veronica to the latest fad, "Wish strings."

"Archie's cutting the grass again?" (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Victor Gorelick

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie is always out mowing the lawn so he can ogle the beautiful, scantily-clad neighbor.

Photo Finish (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Pepper
Synopsis:
Josie, Melody and Pepper risk life and limb to get spectacular pictures for a "most unusual photo" contest.

Indexer Notes

The final panel of Melody appears to have been drawn by a different artist, possibly Bob White.

Costume Bawl (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Synopsis:
Daddy objects to Li'l Jinx's scary costume and makes her a nicer one.

Shell Shock (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
After Reggie pulls a prank on him, Archie gets revenge with the help of his new organization ARPA (Anti-Reggie Protective Association).
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

An early example of the '60s spy-story craze working its way into Archie Comics.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Aren't those Beatle haircuts just adorable on the boys?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Bitter End
    Archie
  3. 2. Fad Fare
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. "Archie's cutting the grass again?"
    Archie's Pin-Up
  5. 4. Photo Finish
    Josie
  6. 5. Costume Bawl
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. Shell Shock
    Archie
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