Archie #255
(August 1976)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.30 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
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't give me that nasty look, Archie
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints
Keywords
baseball; cheerleaders

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie's Story & Game Digest Magazine #7

Call of the Wild (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
After Reggie shows off his new duck call, Archie and the girls convince Reggie that there's a similar device that can attract girls.
Reprints

Ten Into Four (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
Reprints

Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Montana
Pencils
Bob Montana
Inks
Bob Montana
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

Love and More Love (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The girls are upset at Archie's reluctance to say "I love you." Jughead comes up with a way to devalue the word "love" so it's no longer so special to girls.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits confirmed against the credits printed in Archie's Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1984 series) #233.

Splash Flash (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Archie tries to get over to a job at a carnival without getting caught in the rain.
Reprints
Keywords
carnival; clown

Sure Thing (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
It's one of those days when Archie can't say anything but "sure" to anybody: he agrees to clean out the garage, then agrees to go with anyone who asks him.
Reprints

Accident Action (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Archie has a run of accidents while alone at home trying to work on a school presentation.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Don't give me that nasty look, Archie"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Call of the Wild
    Archie
  3. 2. Ten Into Four
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  5. 4. Love and More Love
    Archie
  6. 5. Splash Flash
    Archie
  7. 6. Sure Thing
    Archie
  8. 7. Accident Action
    Archie
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