Archie #110
(June 1960)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
nine times a year in February, March, April, June, July, August, September, November and December
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
?
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

Mama's Boy (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords
cradle; rattle

Indexer Notes

Symbolic cover for the story "Mama's Boy" inside.

Mama's Boy (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie thinks his mother is babying him too much. Archie's father tells his wife to lay off the sentiment, but when she does, both she and Archie are unhappy.
Reprints
Keywords
cigar; crying; sentiment; smoking

Indexer Notes

Listed on cover.

Just Add Water... (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx invents an "instant mud pie" mix.
Reprints
Keywords
invention; mud pies

A Man's Intuition (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Cousin Leroy
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica are all alone--except for cousin Leroy.
Keywords
arrow

Safety First! (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle (cameo); Veronica Lodge (cameo)
Synopsis
On Leap Year Day the girls can kiss boys, so Jughead wears a catcher's mask as protection.
Keywords
catcher's mask; kissing; Leap Year Day

Cookie Crumble (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
When Archie sees Jughead with a big stack of Girl Scout cookies, he wonders why Jughead is buying so many. He and Reggie figure Jughead has a money-making angle, so they offer to buy all his boxes of cookies.
Keywords
cookies; Girl Scouts

They Said It Couldn't Be Done! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Paging Houdini (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
After Archie talks about how great an escape artist Harry Houdini was, Reggie claims to be an escape artist, too. Archie gets some chains and padlocks, but his father, a big Houdini fan, interrupts and has Archie put the chains on him instead.
Reprints
Keywords
chains; escape artist; padlocks; wager

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead's Daffy-nitions / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Skeleton
Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Humorous definitions for skeleton, buffet supper, bride, puppy love, and transparent.
Keywords
skeleton; toaster

Special Assignment for Archie Club Reporters (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contest calling for 100 word essays on "Why I Like to Ride a Bike." Best eight entries will win a bicycle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Sauce for the Goose (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis
Veronica wants Archie's help with a meeting of the Wednesday Afternoon Ladies Guild, so Archie is hiding from her. Jughead makes a flowery speech about Archie snubbing Veronica when she needs help, which makes him feel ashamed and he goes to see Veronica. It turns out Veronica wants Jughead to speak before the group, so Archie makes the same flowery speech to Jughead to get his cooperation.
Keywords
advice; ashamed; persuasion; speech
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mama's Boy
    Archie
  2. 1. Mama's Boy
    Archie
  3. 2. Just Add Water...
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. A Man's Intuition
    Archie
  5. 4. Safety First!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  6. 5. Cookie Crumble
    Archie
  7. 6. They Said It Couldn't Be Done!
    Archie Annual
  8. 7. Paging Houdini
    Archie
  9. 8. ["Skeleton"]
    Jughead's Daffy-nitions
  10. 9. Special Assignment for Archie Club Reporters
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. Sauce for the Goose
    Archie
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