Archie #178
(December 1967)

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
Archie, is there anything about Twiggy I should copy?
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Keywords
desserts; fashion; Twiggy

Impossible Journey (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie keeps sabotaging Archie to prevent him from getting to a date with Veronica.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story has no dialogue until the final panel.

Teenese (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
When Mr. Weatherbee gets hit on the head with a ball, he and Miss Grundy try to use "Teenese," the round-about questioning technique, to find out who was playing ball in school.
Reprints

Stick With It! (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
A Reggie prank leaves Archie stuck to a fence, and to get him to school, his friends have to saw off the fence and carry him in.
Reprints
Keywords
glue; practical joke

Splash Down (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

Oh Fleeting Fame (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Archie starts a business as a press agent. His first client is Reggie, who wants Archie to make Veronica appreciate how great he is. Archie and his assistant Jughead decide to bombard Veronica's father with pro-Reggie publicity.
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, is there anything about Twiggy I should copy?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Impossible Journey
    Archie
  3. 2. Teenese
    Archie
  4. 3. Stick With It!
    Archie
  5. 4. Splash Down
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Oh Fleeting Fame
    Archie
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