(October 1981)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Barcode:
0271000696510
Editing:
Victor Gorelick ?
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

["When it comes to finding treasure, I have a sixth sense!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:
Keywords:
beaches; metal detectors; swimsuits

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie... Archie Andrews Where Are You? Comics Digest Magazine #63.

Dinner for Two (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Josie; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

An Eye for Fashion? (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Beverly; Angela; Lola; Kitty; Martha; Debbie; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
While spending a day at the beach, Archie recognizes girls by their swimsuits and not their faces.

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

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Can't Bear It! (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Archie; Little Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Mort; Charley Hawse
Synopsis:
Mort and Charley encounter a bear in the woods. Mort leads them into quicksand.

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

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Play a US State Capital and President game and a word scramble game.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Strong Argument (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie is bragging about exercise and muscle when Mr. Lodge points out that body strength is easy and that strength of character is hard to attain. He suggests Archie give up dating Veronica. Jughead points out that by following that logic Veronica will never be able date again. She and Archie decide character building will have to come some other time.

Indexer Notes

Typo on page 17, 3rd panel, "days" should be "ways".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Fred had a bad day because of computer malfunctions.
Clones are all alike.

Indexer Notes

Two comic strips.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Photo Fun (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Harold; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie photographs girls on the beach under the pretense of printing them in the newspaper. Moose insists Archie photograph Midge and claims he will clobber him if the picture isn't printed. Archie gets the photographs in the newspaper but Betty and Veronica find out.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Archie Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy

Indexer Notes

Ad encourages readers to become a member of the Archie Club. The cost is only 0.50 cents. Members receive a club button and a reporter press card. This news report has 2 letters.

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Half a Loaf (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie tries to lounge around but work keeps popping up.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["When it comes to finding treasure, I have a sixth sense!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Dinner for Two
    Josie; Hostess Twinkies
  3. 2. An Eye for Fashion?
    Archie
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bubble Yum
  5. 4. Can't Bear It!
    Little Archie; Little Jinx
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. A Strong Argument
    Archie
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. Photo Fun
    Archie
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Archie; Laugh
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. Half a Loaf
    Archie
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
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