Archie #170
(February 1967)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.12 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
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
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My new time machine will give mankind fantastic power!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Professor Transistor
Keywords
laboratories; mad scientists; time machines

Oh Dad, Poor Dad (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; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Archie asks his "pater" for some money, Fred makes him paint the house, and the result is that Fred winds up covered in two cans of paint.

A Good Sign (Table of Contents: 2)

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
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx explains to her teacher how a sign made her late.

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

Archie's Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I thought I'd take a little walk
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Dust to Dust (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
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge and Reggie team up to try and get Archie out of their hair by sending him on a meaningless errand that will get his car stuck in mud.

All Star Lover (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
When Archie and Reggie hear that Big Ethel has two tickets to the All-Star Game, they compete for the chance to ask her out.

Sick Trick (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie tells Reggie that he's breaking a date with Veronica to visit a "sick aunt," when he's actually going out with another girl.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["My new time machine will give mankind fantastic power!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Oh Dad, Poor Dad
    Archie
  3. 2. A Good Sign
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["I thought I'd take a little walk"]
    Archie's Pin-Up
  5. 4. Dust to Dust
    Archie
  6. 5. All Star Lover
    Archie
  7. 6. Sick Trick
    Archie
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