Archie #169
(December 1966)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
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
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, why the blindfold?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Keywords
dancing; jukeboxes; music; Pop's Chocklit Shoppe; soda fountains

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie... Archie Andrews Where Are You? Comics Digest Magazine #3.

Germ Warfare (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie leaves a dollar bill on the sidewalk, sparking an argument between Archie, who wants to pick it up, and Veronica, who considers it unsanitary to pick things up off the sidewalk.
Reprints

Shades of Larceny (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie breaks the lampshade that Archie was bringing to the church rummage sale, and comes up with a "shrewd" way to get a replacement for almost nothing.

Trouble Free (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge mistakes a bathrobe-clad Archie for his daughter.
Reprints

Undercover Girl! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Watch the Birdie (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
The boys try playing pranks on Mr. Weatherbee and filming his reactions, a la the TV show "Candid Camera."
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, why the blindfold?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Germ Warfare
    Archie
  3. 2. Shades of Larceny
    Archie
  4. 3. Trouble Free
    Archie
  5. 4. Undercover Girl!
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Watch the Birdie
    Archie
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