(January 2009)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
2.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Pellerito (managing editor); Victor Gorelick (editor/editor-in-chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Freshman Year, Part 5 of 5 (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Morelli ?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
combination locks; photographs; school lockers

Freshman Year Part 5 of 5: Endterm (or -- See You in September) (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Batton Lash
Pencils:
Bill Galvan
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Pencilneck G; Mr. Weatherbee [Waldo Weatherbee]; Ms. Grundy [Geraldine Grundy]; Ms. Flores [Jackie Flores]; Greger; Mr. Svenson; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Ms. Phlips; Superintendent Haverhill; Ms. Ng (possible first appearance); Frankie Valdez (cameo); Kim (cameo); Midge Klump (cameo); Samir (cameo); Pop Tate; Jared McGerk; Mr. Nee [Bill Nee] (image only); Prof. Flutesnoot [Elmer Benjamin Flutesnoot] (image only); Police Lt. Bloom (possible first appearance); Mr. Mantle [Ricky Mantle] (cameo); Mr. Cooper [Hal Cooper] (cameo); Mrs. Cooper [Alice Cooper]; Mr. Andrews [Fred Andrews] (cameo); Mrs. Andrews [Mary Andrews] (cameo); Ms. Haggly [Martha Haggly] (cameo); Lee McGerk (first appearance)
Synopsis:
Freshman year for the gang draws to a close with Mr. Weatherbee concerned for both his job and Archie's well-being when a biker gang targets the hard-luck teenager. More connections are made, Haverhill's spy is revealed, and the newly minted sophomores settle in at Pop Tate's.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearances and full names are cited to the best of the indexer's ability.

A News [Archie News] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (copy)
Pencils:
? (clip art); Ellen Leonforte (spot illo)
Inks:
? (clip art); Ellen Leonforte (spot illo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
? (design); typeset

Synopsis:
Last interior page has reader essays on elephants and the praying mantis, spot illustrations, and indicia.

Indexer Notes

essays by Naomi (of Canada); Summer G. (of California)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Freshman Year, Part 5 of 5
    Archie
  2. 1. Freshman Year Part 5 of 5: Endterm (or -- See You in September)
    Archie
  3. 2. A News [Archie News]
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  • Edgar Loftin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Steven Rowe
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