(January 1975)

Archie, 1975 Series
 
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Annually
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Richard Goldwater (uncredited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
tabloid
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Publishing Format:
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (Archie, Betty, and Veronica); Al Hartley (Mr. Weatherbee, Jughead, and Reggie)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Keywords:
Christmas; Christmas tree

Christmas Tree Puzzle (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Find hidden names in a Christmas tree. Located on the inside front cover.

I'll Take The Wrap (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Hartley
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Instead of tearing into their Christmas presents like they do every year, the girls convince the boys to unwrap one gift at a time. They want the boys to take time to admire the wrapping and slowly take the wrapping and ribbon off so they can be used again.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits confirmed with the printed credits in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #34.

Love Finds A Way (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Hartley ?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
When Jughead ducks away from Ethel -- who is trying to give him a Christmas present -- Betty scolds him harshly. Repentant, Jughead calls Ethel to give her the one Christmas present she really wants: a date with Jughead.

Archie's Snowstorm Maze (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Archie tries various paths to get home in a bad snowstorm.

R.S.V.P.- E.S.P. (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday (Jinx's dad)
Synopsis:
After getting everything she wanted for Christmas, Hap convinces Jinx that Santa Claus is a mind reader. So Jinx sends Santa an ESP "Thank You".
Reprints:

An Old-Fashioned Christmas (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Hartley
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
The kids compare their family albums to see how Christmas has been celebrated in the past.

Archie's Got A Code In His Head Puzle (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Letter/number substitution code puzzle.

Fill 'Er Up Puzzle (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Indexer Notes

Color in the dotted areas to create a Christmas picture.

Just Like Before (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee tries to find out who hit him with a snowball.
Reprints:

When You Gotta Glow (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead are off to buy some new Christmas light bulbs for the tree when Veronica offers them some from her house.
Reprints:

For The Present (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx asks a mall Santa if he got her letter after he asks about what she wants for Christmas.

Holiday Joy-Boy (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Hartley ?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Hartley ?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge becomes very anxious when Archie comes to visit, as that usually means Archie will destroy something precious to Mr. Lodge.
Reprints:

A Clothes Call (Table of Contents)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Geraldine Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Inspired by the girls during a shopping trip, Miss Grundy gets a fashion makeover and tries a more modern hairstyle.

Santa Is On His Way Maze (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Santa Claus

Old Stand-By (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; cameos: Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Determined not to get Jughead his usual Christmas present -- a gift certificate from Pop's for a dozen hamburgers -- Archie's tries different gifts, only to find out Jughead already has them or doesn't want them.
Reprints:

Understanding Candy (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; cameos: Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Annoyed with Archie's message of brotherhood and love, Reggie gives Archie a bag of Christmas candies filled with pepper. When the girls learn of his prank and give him the cold shoulder, Reggie has to get the candy back before anyone eats it.

Yule-Tide Fool Time (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee; Beatrice Beazly; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
The gang and the teachers are getting ready for a big Christmas party.

Color Me! (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Edwards ?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Santa Claus

Indexer Notes

Coloring page located on the inside back cover.

Merry Christmas (Table of Contents)

Archie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie as Santa Claus.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. Christmas Tree Puzzle
  3. 2. I'll Take The Wrap
    Archie
  4. 3. Love Finds A Way
    Jughead
  5. 4. Archie's Snowstorm Maze
    Archie
  6. 5. R.S.V.P.- E.S.P.
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. An Old-Fashioned Christmas
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Archie's Got A Code In His Head Puzle
    Archie
  9. 8. Fill 'Er Up Puzzle
  10. 9. Just Like Before
    Archie
  11. 10. When You Gotta Glow
    Archie
  12. 11. For The Present
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. Holiday Joy-Boy
    Veronica
  14. 13. A Clothes Call
    Miss Grundy
  15. 14. Santa Is On His Way Maze
  16. 15. Old Stand-By
    Archie
  17. 16. Understanding Candy
    Reggie
  18. 17. Yule-Tide Fool Time
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. Color Me!
  20. 19. Merry Christmas
    Archie
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