(March 1969)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
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

["Poor Cynthia"] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews

The Tune (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Coach Kleats; Prof. Flutesnoot; The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee decries the sudden popularity of The Archies.

Archie's Theme (Table of Contents)

The Archies / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]
Synopsis:
The lyrics to the song "Everything's Archie" (from the CBS animated series of the same name), accompanied by a picture of the group performing the song.

Do Blondes Have More Fun? (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Al Hartley (layouts); Jon D'Agostino (finished art)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
As a prank, Jughead puts hair dye in Reggie's football helmet and Reggie ends up blonde.
Reprints:

Boxed In (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:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Hap shows Jinx how to solve a crossword puzzle.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The story is only four pages long. The fifth page is made up of pen pal addresses.

[Overstaying Her Welcome] (Table of Contents)

Archie Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie has to cut Veronica's visit to his house short so she doesn't run into Betty.

If I Had My Way (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee (dream only); Coach Kleats (dream only); Veronica Lodge (dream only); Betty Cooper (dream only); Midge Klump (dream only); Dilton Doiley (dream only); Moose Mason (dream only)
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead daydream in class about how the world would look if they could reshape its reality.

Pete Duncan - - Drop out (Table of Contents)

International Correspondence Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Letters:
Milt Snapinn ?

Characters:
Pete Duncan; Helen Duncan
Synopsis:
A teen drops out of school, then realizes his mistake when he enters the job market.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Poor Cynthia"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. The Tune
    Mr. Weatherbee
  3. 2. Archie's Theme
    The Archies
  4. 3. Do Blondes Have More Fun?
    Reggie
  5. 4. Boxed In
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. [Overstaying Her Welcome]
    Archie Pin Up
  7. 6. If I Had My Way
    Archie
  8. 7. Pete Duncan - - Drop out
    International Correspondence Schools
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