Archie #269
(March 1978)

Archie, 1959 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
?
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
nine times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series [vertical]
Barcode
0271000696503
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a special game I designed for Archie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Reprints
Keywords
kissing; lipstick; Pong parody; video games

Indexer Notes

Cover is re-drawn as the cover of Laugh Comics Digest (Archie, 1974 series) #58 (May 1985).

A Mynah Crisis (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie teaches Mr. Lodge's mynah bird to say "Rich is ruthless! Share the Wealth".
Reprints
Keywords
mynah; parrot

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #294.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Isn’t this a ball?
Genre
humor; teen

Your Big Chance (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jimmy DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie and Betty get a chance to prove their football skills to a semi-pro.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Creator credits as listed in Archie 1000 Page Comics Jamboree.

Groan Up (Table of Contents: 4)

Fat Charley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Reprints

The Hat Trick (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Alisa Merrill
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie is forced to wear a sombrero to school to protect a skin condition on his face.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of Laugh Comics #371.

Carrier Pigeon (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Veronica asks Archie to put all her cosmetics in his suit jacket.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's a special game I designed for Archie!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. A Mynah Crisis
    Archie
  3. 2. ["Isn’t this a ball?"]
    Archie’s Gag Bag
  4. 3. Your Big Chance
    Archie
  5. 4. Groan Up
    Fat Charley
  6. 5. The Hat Trick
    Archie
  7. 6. Carrier Pigeon
    Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kirk House
  • Keith Alan Morgan
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Merlin Haas
  • Matthew Head
  • John Douglas Miceli
  • Jason Aydelotte
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • James Yung
  • Michael Eshom
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Brian Saner Lamken
  • Steven Rowe
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen