Archie #382 [Direct]
(November 1990)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
1.00 USD; 1.20 CAD; 0.75 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year in Jan., Feb., Mar., Apr., May, July, Aug., Sept., Oct. and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[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
I hear Archie is into running!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Keywords
automobiles; parking meters

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tomato Surprise (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Smith
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arch, tell Betty the "tomato surprise" story!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie tells Betty of his dad's trouble growing tomatoes.
Reprints

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

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

[New Archies Digest #12] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

[Archie's Checklist] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

Editor's Notebook / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
Joe Pep
Inks
Joe Pep
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When summer is almost over and school is about to begin. that's when I have to start thinking about Christmas!
Characters
Santa Claus

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

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

Script
Ellen Leonforte
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte
Inks
Ellen Leonforte
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A tropical rain forest is a forest of tall trees in a place of year round warmth and plenty of rainfall, usually near the equator.

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jimmy Turner, and Trevor Lee.

The Ultimate Game Club's Tipline (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Copycat (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jug, did you ever watch cats?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Since cats are so athletic, Archie has decided that he will take up stretching.
Reprints

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

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Lip Service! (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Going on that camping trip did me a world of good! I'm a new man!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie shows off his new mustache which results in people making negative comments and jokes.
Reprints

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

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

[Archie Bendables] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

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

[Archie 3000 #13] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Class Act! (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Arch! Look who's here!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jack Gordon; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Former Riverdale student Jack Gordon, is back at school... as a teacher.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Taste of Adventure Part I (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Archie; Capri Sun / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I hear Archie is into running!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["How Columbus discovered Honey Nut Cheerios"]
  3. 2. Tomato Surprise
    Archie
  4. 3. ["At last, my own Double Digest!"]
  5. 4. [New Archies Digest #12]
  6. 5. [Archie's Checklist]
  7. 6. ["Double your fun!"]
  8. 7. ["Discount 32 page comic subscriptions!"]
  9. 8. ["When summer is almost over and school is about to begin. that's when I have to start thinking about Christmas!"]
    Editor's Notebook
  10. 9. ["A tropical rain forest is a forest of tall trees in a place of year round warmth and plenty of rainfall, usually near the equator."]
    Archie's Club News
  11. 10. The Ultimate Game Club's Tipline
  12. 11. Copycat
    Archie
  13. 12. ["Saturdays on NBC"]
  14. 13. Lip Service!
    Archie
  15. 14. ["Check out Archie's special subscription offer!"]
  16. 15. [Archie Bendables]
  17. 16. ["Riverdale High #3 has been sighted! It's due to land on Earth in October."]
  18. 17. [Archie 3000 #13]
  19. 18. Class Act!
    Archie
  20. 19. ["Subscribe and Save"]
  21. 20. ["Fans! Now you can join the exciting Archie Fan Club ...and be eligible to win cash prizes!!"]
  22. 21. ["Wow! Marshmallowy delicious Lucky Charms are all mixed up! Help Lucky by folding this page!"]
  23. 22. The Taste of Adventure Part I
    Archie; Capri Sun
This issue was most recently modified by:
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