Other Archie titles of the time advertised this cover and claimed that this was the issue where "Archie makes his choice!" But, as usual, he doesn't; the cover doesn't even correspond to any story in the issue.
First prize of $5.00 to Ronald Cohen (Brooklyn, N.Y.) for article about the FBI. Second prize of $3.00 to Mary Helen Autin (Raceland, La.) for article about birds. Third prize of $2.00 to E. Nashak (Glendale, N.Y.) for article about elephants. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Wanda Day (Valdez, Alaska) for article about Siamese cats. Fifth prize of $1.00 to Ronni Light (Los Angeles, Calif.) for three jokes.
Bob Bolling's first story combining the Little Archie and "big" Archie universes. (Another story in this vein, by Dexter Taylor, had already appeared in Archie Giant Series #18.)