Archie #249
(December 1975)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.25 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 [vertical]
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
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ronnie, sugar plum, I swear I do not own a li'l black book!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge (picture); Marlene (picture); Cara (picture); Audrey (picture); Liz (picture); Betty Cooper (picture)
Keywords
telephones

Home on the Range (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Fred Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Fred's cousin from Montana sends Archie a pair of cowboy boots, and Archie goes Western, to the mockery of his friends.

Hot Line (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 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

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

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And where do y’think yer goin’?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

When You Wish upon a Star (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Brandy Wine
Synopsis
Archie meets the ultra-macho movie star Brandy Wine.

Grin and Bear It (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie decides to smile all the time, no matter what, infuriating everyone who thinks he's smiling at the bad news they tell him.
Reprints

Fleet Foot (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie invents jet-propelled roller skates.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Ronnie, sugar plum, I swear I do not own a li'l black book!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Home on the Range
    Archie
  3. 2. Hot Line
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["And where do y’think yer goin’?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  5. 4. When You Wish upon a Star
    Archie
  6. 5. Grin and Bear It
    Archie
  7. 6. Fleet Foot
    Archie
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