Archie #311
(December 1981)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.60 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; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696512
Editing
Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No one has been able to get past Betty's guard!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley
Keywords
fencing; fencing foils; kissing; lipstick

Smooch Me to Sleep (Table of Contents: 1)

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; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
After Veronica’s refusal of a goodnight kiss, Archie has trouble falling asleep and turns to Betty for help.
Reprints

Pushy (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; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Li’l Jinx is angry at Charley for pushing her off the swing on purpose.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, can you give me a definition for tautologize?
Characters
Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee

Playing it Cool (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
No story. Archie is modeling fashions for the tropics.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One of the outfits Archie was wearing was designed by Sam Schwartz, a fellow artist for Archie Comics.

There’s Always a Catch (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Chuck Clayton; Coach Clayton
Synopsis
Principal Weatherbee accidentally trips and lets the old football fly out the window.
Reprints

Test Quest (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper

The Bonnie Banks of Riverdale (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr. ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie decides to embrace his Scottish heritage, much to the dismay of his mom and friends.
Keywords
bagpipes
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["No one has been able to get past Betty's guard!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Smooch Me to Sleep
    Archie
  3. 2. Pushy
    Li’l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Archie, can you give me a definition for tautologize?"]
    Archie’s Gag Bag
  5. 4. Playing it Cool
    Archie
  6. 5. There’s Always a Catch
    Archie
  7. 6. Test Quest
    Archie
  8. 7. The Bonnie Banks of Riverdale
    Archie
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