Archie #168
(November 1966)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
nine times a year: February, March, April, June, July, August, September, November and December
On-sale Date
1966-08-16
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved By The Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
Richard Goldwater

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1966 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got to hang up now, Veronica...some sorehead wants to use this phone booth!
Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Keywords
superheroes; Superman parodies; telephones

One Lump or Two (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Betty asks Archie why he ran into a tree. His sarcastic reply sets off a chain of even worse accidents.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Bendix Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie's Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Prize-winning letters from Brenda Goulart, Lesley Haine, Corinne Antley, Susan Hoffman, Bess Shapiro, Andrew Tiffin; entry form for Archie Club.

Fair-Haired Boy (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
When Mr. Lodge's gardener quits, Archie tries to get in good with Veronica's old man by clearing brush and leaves from his yard.
Reprints

String Along (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The boys try to trick the girls into thinking that Archie is great with a bow and arrow. The girls call his bluff by entering him in an archery contest.
Reprints

A Lesson (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Greg
Reprints

Don't Bug Me (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The boys play pranks on the girls using plastic insects. The girls retaliate with real insects.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I've got to hang up now, Veronica...some sorehead wants to use this phone booth!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. One Lump or Two
    Archie
  3. 2. ["I still say my Bendix coaster brake is best for a bike!"]
    Bendix Corporation
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Club News
  5. 4. Fair-Haired Boy
    Archie
  6. 5. String Along
    Archie
  7. 6. A Lesson
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. Don't Bug Me
    Archie
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Chris Boyko
  • Steve Coates
  • Merlin Haas
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jaime Weinman