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
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
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Letters
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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.
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No Bones About It! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hot Dog
Synopsis
Hot Dog follows his doggie friend in search of bones.
Reprints

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
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Letters
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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.
Reprints

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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Series Information
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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