(October 1983)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Barcode:
0271000696210
Editing:
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (Editor-In-Chief)
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

Issue Notes

Indicia states published date as Oct. and Dec. 1983.


["What Do You Like Most About Summer, Mr. Weatherbee ?"..."The Fact That September Isn't Far Behind !"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy [Miss Grundy]; Waldo Weatherbee [Mr. Weatherbee]

A Cracker Jack Story (Table of Contents)

Scottie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Scottie; Coach; Scottie's team; Rival team
Synopsis:
With the score tied, no time on the clock, Scottie hits a foul shot to win the big basketball game.

Indexer Notes

Cracker Jack ad done in a style similar to the Hostess ads.

Fair Fare (Table of Contents)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Sheila [Miss Lakeview; Queen Of The Fair]; Unnamed chili contestants; Unnamed judges; Mr. Ranson; Unnamed farmer; Fairground Information Center girl
Synopsis:
Reggie has a bad day when he goes to the fair where Jughead works.

Split Bit (Table of Contents)

Archie / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Bolling ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Reggie's date
Synopsis:
Archie runs from Reggie's bull.

Indexer Notes

Art credit based on artist's distinctive style.

Get The Latest Archie Comics At Home...And Save Money, Too ! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie comics subscription ad.

Rescue Mission (Table of Contents)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley [Dilton Doily]; Reggie Mantle; Unnamed life guard; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Unnamed beachers; Unnamed boat couple
Synopsis:
Dilton creates a rescue machine out of a cannon designed to replace lifeguards at the beach.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

No credits given for story. Art credit based on artist's distinctive style.

Money Mania (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge [Mr. Lodge]; Mrs. Lodge; Smithers; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Gaston
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge bets Veronica fifty dollars if one of her friends doesn't mention money for five minutes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer and inker credits from B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #236.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dexter Taylor ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge (All in title header); Michelle Hammerer; Unnamed scuba divers
Synopsis:
Archie's Club news page featuring news reports by Tammi Brown (Scuba diving dad) & Michelle Hammerer (Bird feeding).

Indexer Notes

Tammi Brown recieved $6.00 for her letter and Michelle Hammerer recieved $4.00.

Some You Win (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown; Waldo; George; Unnamed Riverdale boys
Synopsis:
The boys at the beach compete for a date with Melody.

Indexer Notes

No credits given for story. Art credit based on artist's distinctive style.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["What Do You Like Most About Summer, Mr. Weatherbee ?"..."The Fact That September Isn't Far Behind !"]
    Archie
  2. 1. A Cracker Jack Story
    Scottie
  3. 2. Fair Fare
    Archie and the Gang
  4. 3. Split Bit
    Archie
  5. 4. Get The Latest Archie Comics At Home...And Save Money, Too !
    Archie
  6. 5. Rescue Mission
    Dilton
  7. 6. Money Mania
    Veronica
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Club News
  9. 8. Some You Win
    Josie
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Terry Watkins
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