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(September 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

["Archie, get me some soda!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
beach; sign

All in the Game (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica can't wait until The Termites Five appear on the Ed Sullivan Show on TV. While they're waiting, Archie manages to foul up the TV-stereo console and nearly gets electrocuted. When the TV does work, Archie has to go to the roof to move the antenna for a clear picture.
Reprints:
Keywords:
antenna; electricity; records; roof; television

Indexer Notes

Unusual use of the real name of "The Ed Sullivan Show" in the story. "The Termites Five" is a made-up name for an British Invasion rock band.

Money Honey (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Alice; Arthur
Synopsis:
Betty's friend Alice is willing to over look Arthur's faults because he carts his allowance in a wheelbarrow.
Keywords:
allowance; wheelbarrow

["Tell me, Kookie...do you dress like that all the time?"] (Table of Contents)

Veronica Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Kookie
Synopsis:
Veronica asks a beatnik girl about how she's dressed.
Reprints:
Keywords:
beatnik; guitar; sunglasses

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

Bendix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Junk Man (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Stan
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee has a drawer of playthings that teachers have confiscated from students. He dumps it in a box and asks Archie if he has any string. Archie empties a desk-full of junk from his pocket before finding string. Mr. Weatherbee makes the mistake of asking Archie to take the box to the incinerator. He, of course, spills the box along the way and the playthings make their way back to their original owners, starting the cycle all over again.
Keywords:
junk; string; yo-yo

Who Is This...Man?? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The World of Jughead / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Hair Don't (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; Hap Holiday; Greg; Ga Ga
Synopsis:
Jinx and her friends are starting a Beatle-style singing group and Jinx needs a Beatle-wig.
Keywords:
Beatles; wigs

["It's wonderful to meet new and exciting friends from all over the world!"] (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 45 persons (ages 7 to 18) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, countries include Canada, West Pakistan, and St. Kitts.

["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:
? [as Joe] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Joe] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Ellice Traynor (North Sutton, N.H.) for article on moving to the country. Second prize of $3.00 to Wayne Thornton (Topeka, Kan.) for article on baseball. Third prize of $2.00 to Sergio Gonzalez (Chicago, Ill.) for an article about himself.

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

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

Taste Treat (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
After losing a bet, Betty and Veronica have to wait on Archie hand and foot. Mr. Lodge, nauseated by Archie being pampered, spikes his hamburger with hot sauce.
Keywords:
alum; bet; hamburger; hot sauce; lemonade; swimming pool
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Archie, get me some soda!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. All in the Game
    Archie
  3. 2. Money Honey
    Betty
  4. 3. ["Tell me, Kookie...do you dress like that all the time?"]
    Veronica Pin-Up
  5. 4. ["You called for a piano tuner?"]
    Bendix
  6. 5. Junk Man
    Archie
  7. 6. Who Is This...Man??
    The World of Jughead
  8. 7. The Hair Don't
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. ["It's wonderful to meet new and exciting friends from all over the world!"]
    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. Taste Treat
    Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Terry Watkins
  • Merlin Haas
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Michael Eshom
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Steven Rowe