(August 1964)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price:
0.12 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

["Can't you guys find some place else to cool off?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords:
car wash

The Cake Break (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Big Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie becomes insufferably conceited after he bakes a cake.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baking; cakes; garbage cans; practical joke

Mad Ladder (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie absent-mindedly walks under a ladder. He decides to retrace his steps but this time misfortune befalls him under the ladder.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ladder; superstition

Cube Boob (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie doesn't want to see Moose, so he pretends he's a recorded announcement.
Keywords:
recording

["You called for a piano tuner?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bendix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Cleans Up! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Sam Edwards
Synopsis:
Reggie bets Veronica that Archie will stand her up for her date. He talks Archie into going skinny-dipping at a pond, then makes off with Archie's clothes.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bet; moving van; skinny-dipping; swimming

Indexer Notes

Archie nudity panels.

Here it Is! Your Archie Annual (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Some Cards (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Greg and Jinx decide to go into the greeting card business.
Reprints:
Keywords:
candy; greeting cards

["Here's a good formula for making new friends--"] (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 48 persons (ages 8 to 15) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, countries include Canada, England, and Guatemala.

["Say Andy, it says on TV we can win a trip by Trailways "Silver Eagle" to the N. Y. World's Fair."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Patty & Andy, The Popsicle Twins; Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[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 Peter Mykusz (Detroit, Mich.) for article on shortwave radio. Second prize of $3.00 to Chris Waddell (Nashville, Tenn.) for article on yaks. Third prize of $2.00 to Margaret Heitzeberg (Morristown, N.J.) for article on her hobbies.

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

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

Strumble Bum (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie Jones; Albert; Alexander Cabot III; Melody; Pepper
Synopsis:
Albert is making a nuisance of himself with his guitar. Josie and Alex go to a coffee house to hear music and poetry.
Keywords:
beatniks; coffee house; guitar
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Can't you guys find some place else to cool off?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Cake Break
    Archie
  3. 2. Mad Ladder
    Archie
  4. 3. Cube Boob
    Moose
  5. 4. ["You called for a piano tuner?"]
    Bendix
  6. 5. Cleans Up!
    Archie
  7. 6. Here it Is! Your Archie Annual
    Archie Annual
  8. 7. Some Cards
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. ["Here's a good formula for making new friends--"]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  10. 9. ["Say Andy, it says on TV we can win a trip by Trailways "Silver Eagle" to the N. Y. World's Fair."]
    The Adventures of Patty & Andy, The Popsicle Twins; Popsicle
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  13. 12. Strumble Bum
    Josie
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