Archie #189
(March 1969)

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
?
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

The Music Man (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Reprints
Keywords
fashion; guitars

The Music Man (Table of Contents: 1)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Jughead; Betty; Veronica; Reggie; Don Kirshner; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica convinces her father to get the Archies an audition for music producer Don Kirshner.
Reprints
Keywords
music

Indexer Notes

Don Kirshner was the producer and owner of Calendar records, which produced the Archie record albums.

Everything's Archie (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie Club News / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as "Archie Andrews"]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Archie TV show and Archie music available.

Indexer Notes

art is drawing of band used on album cover

Duo In Demand (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Professor Flutesnoot; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are wanted for something different by all the teachers, who fight over which one will get to punish them first.

Physically Fit (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie declares that this is the day he'll start to get himself in great physical shape, with a regimen of push-ups and jogging.
Reprints
Keywords
exercise; jogging

Don't Walk (Table of Contents: 5)

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 Halliday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx can't walk on the kitchen floor, it was just waxed.
Keywords
pogo stick

Open Door Policy (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead remove Mr. Weatherbee's door from his office so that the hinges can be fixed. Mr. Weatherbee feels his privacy is being invaded because everyone can see him in his office.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Music Man
    Archie
  2. 1. The Music Man
    The Archies
  3. 2. Everything's Archie
    Archie Club News
  4. 3. Duo In Demand
    Archie
  5. 4. Physically Fit
    Archie
  6. 5. Don't Walk
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. Open Door Policy
    Mr. Weatherbee
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