Archie #292
(May 1980)

Archie, 1959 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1980
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696505
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)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie! Last week I accidentally gave you two weeks' allowance!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews

Verve to Conserve (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Smithers; Gaston
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are giving Mr. Lodge's house a free energy survey.
Reprints
Keywords
energy conservation

Attack of the Ice Creatures (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Josie and the Pussycats; Hostess Fruits Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gumfighting Do's and Don'ts (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Hubba Bubba / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

After Dinner Speaker (Table of Contents: 4)

Li'l Jinx's Chum Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Jinx invites Charley to her house after supper.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty is upset about an article Jughead wrote about her.

Archie is left waiting for over an hour for Veronica to get ready.

Body Language (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Fill in the blank activity.

Strong Arms Make All the Difference! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Mike Marvel's Scientific Isometrics / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Reward $3,000.00 for This Penny! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Winter Warmth (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; J. R. Geltsen
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie are walking along the beach and find an old man beach-combing.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #75.

The Most Music a Little Money Can Buy! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Columbia House / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Shop Worn (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is embarrassed because he has to hold him Mom's purse while she tries on a blouse.
Reprints

Poster Spectacular #68 (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Mail-Away, Inc / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Archie Club News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

100 Little Dolls All for $5.00 (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

The 100 Doll Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Cold Reception (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie claims to have mastered the art of Lo Fan - the ancient art of mind control.
Reprints

Dominate Others with Fantastic Brute Strength! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Joe Nazarrio / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Stick Up for Breakfast and Win a Schwinn] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Tony the Tiger; Kellogg's / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie! Last week I accidentally gave you two weeks' allowance!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Verve to Conserve
    Archie
  3. 2. Attack of the Ice Creatures
    Josie and the Pussycats; Hostess Fruits Pies
  4. 3. Gumfighting Do's and Don'ts
    Hubba Bubba
  5. 4. After Dinner Speaker
    Li'l Jinx's Chum Charley
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  7. 6. Body Language
    Archie
  8. 7. Strong Arms Make All the Difference!
    Mike Marvel's Scientific Isometrics
  9. 8. Reward $3,000.00 for This Penny!
    Best Values Co.
  10. 9. Winter Warmth
    Archie
  11. 10. The Most Music a Little Money Can Buy!
    Columbia House
  12. 11. Shop Worn
    Archie
  13. 12. Poster Spectacular #68
    Mail-Away, Inc
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  15. 14. ["It's Far Out! The Archie Comics Digest #42 in Full Color!"]
    Archie
  16. 15. ["Here's Your Archie 3 for $1.00 Checklist!"]
    Archie
  17. 16. 100 Little Dolls All for $5.00
    The 100 Doll Co.
  18. 17. A Cold Reception
    Archie
  19. 18. Dominate Others with Fantastic Brute Strength!
    Joe Nazarrio
  20. 19. [Stick Up for Breakfast and Win a Schwinn]
    Tony the Tiger; Kellogg's
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • John
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
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