Archie #342
(July 1986)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly in Jan, March, May, July, Sept. and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode:
027100069652 07
Editing:
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Veronica, I understand skateboarders are into a special diet!
Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:
Keywords:
skateboarding

Girl Whirl (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Hartley
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
James DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to convince Archie to take his mind off of girls.

No Bones About It! (Table of Contents: 2)

Hot Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Hot Dog follows his doggie friend in search of bones.

Fly Flap! (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie swats a fly, but it lands in his dad's coffee cup.

Date Strait (Table of Contents: 4)

Aunt Hilda / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Sabrina; Frankenstein
Synopsis:
Zelda tries to set Hilda up on a date.

The Early Bird!! (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Archie brings a box of worms to school for his biology assignment...and they go missing!

Eat Treat (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Jughead's guardian angel
Synopsis:
Jughead's guardian angel tries to keep him from eating Betty's pie.

Tackling a Problem (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie wins a large stuffed giraffe, which is causing him trouble everywhere he goes.

What’s Cooking (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
James DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Reggie and the guys ridicule Archie for signing up for the girl's cooking class, but it is Archie that gets the last laugh.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Veronica, I understand skateboarders are into a special diet!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Girl Whirl
    Archie
  3. 2. No Bones About It!
    Hot Dog
  4. 3. Fly Flap!
    Archie
  5. 4. Date Strait
    Aunt Hilda
  6. 5. The Early Bird!!
    Archie
  7. 6. Eat Treat
    Jughead
  8. 7. Tackling a Problem
    Archie
  9. 8. What’s Cooking
    Archie
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