Archie #135
(March 1963)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Published 9 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
John L. Goldwater
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
But, Archie! Your jalopy doesn't have any wheels!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Keywords
comic books; jalopies; phonograph players; popcorn; soda fountains; telephones; televisions

[Treasure Chest of Fun] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Clock (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Harry Lucey
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I want it back!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy [Geraldine Grundy]; Mr. Weatherbee [Waldo Weatherbee]; Professor Flutesnoot [Benjamin Flutesnoot]
Synopsis
Reggie lends Archie an old alarm clock to time a science experiment, then plots to get Archie in trouble.
Reprints
Keywords
alarm clock; chemistry; sonic boom

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Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Full Up (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Li'l Jinx! Aren't you in bed, yet?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday (Jinx's father)
Synopsis
Jinx has so many stuffed animals in her bed, there's no room for her.
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Keywords
stuffed animals

Ball Call (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Harry Lucey
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No, I prefer Ben Casey!... Yes, yes, I know...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica spends a pleasant two hours on the phone talking to a wrong number.
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Keywords
telephone; wrong number

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.83 page (report information)

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promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.17 page (report information)

Stumble Bum (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Harry Lucey
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Congratulations, Arch! I hear you made the stumbling team!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Stan (tumbling team captain); Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie tries to learn how to fall without getting hurt when he sees Archie use the technique to get sympathy from Veronica.
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Keywords
stairs; stunt man; tumbling

Your Money Buys More When You Buy Archie Giant Series Magazines (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Laugh It Up (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Harry Lucey
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Ah!.. Young love! You remind me of two famous lovers I read about as a child!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Veronica sets out to prove that she has a sense of humor when Reggie and Archie claim that she doesn't.
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Keywords
jealousy; sense of humor

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Mike Marvel / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Archie Club News / letters page / 1.3 pages (report information)

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typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rockefeller Center

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Joseph Gilbert (Newburgh, N.Y.) for article on Rockefeller Center. Second prize of $3.00 to Mona Lisa Castellano (Reseto, Pa.) for article on Holland. Third prize of $2.00 to Kenny Durbin (Winchester, Ind.) for article on William Tell. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Beth Hopkins (Emmaus, Pa.) for five jokes.

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

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1962 (Table of Contents: 14)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Louis H. Silberkleit (publisher)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1962. Average paid circulation for the preceding 12 months was 457,689.

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

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Ed Sale / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Party Line (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
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Harry Lucey
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jug, give me a good rhyme for Archie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones [Forsythe P. Jones]; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie runs against Reggie for student council president. Reggie runs a fun campaign, while Archie tries to be serious and gets little respect.
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Keywords
election; student council

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Stewart-Warner / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["But, Archie! Your jalopy doesn't have any wheels!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. [Treasure Chest of Fun]
  3. 2. The Clock
    Archie
  4. 3. ["Boys! Girls! Ladies! Men! Given! Given! Yes, we give you premiums or cash!"]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  5. 4. Full Up
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Ball Call
    Veronica
  7. 6. ["Live sea horses!"]
  8. 7. ["Watch for Josie comics at your newsstand soon!"]
  9. 8. Stumble Bum
    Archie
  10. 9. Your Money Buys More When You Buy Archie Giant Series Magazines
    Archie Giant Series Magazines
  11. 10. Laugh It Up
    Archie
  12. 11. ["Boys! Men! My secret new Dynaflex method"]
    Mike Marvel
  13. 12. ["Rockefeller Center"]
    Archie Club News
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  15. 14. Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1962
  16. 15. ["Amazing book about prehistoric animals"]
    Archie Comics Publications
  17. 16. ["Play guitar in 7 days or your money back"]
    Ed Sale
  18. 17. Party Line
    Archie
  19. 18. ["104 king's knights"]
  20. 19. ["A Cadet bike speedometer this Christmas is worth asking for!"]
    Stewart-Warner
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