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
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved By The Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
Richard 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)

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.

[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.

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
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