Archie #418
(December 1993)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
1.25 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
009128467474 12
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Archie, I knew you wouldn't forget about taking ME to the dance!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
It's dance night and Archie apparently forgot he asked both Betty and Veronica to go with him.
Reprints
Keywords
fashion

Heaven Scent (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead plan to have a final barbecue before it's too cold. Events, however, conspire against them.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Man with a Horn (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Waldo Weatherbee; Chuck Clayton; Phil Harmonic; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie has ambitions to learn to play the trumpet, but his tin ear gets in the way.
Reprints

Bicycle Safety (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie and Friends / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rex Lindsey ?
Inks
Rex Lindsey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Archie and the gang demonstrate safe bike riding practices.

Indexer Notes

At the bottom of the page is a contest blurb, soliciting bicycle safety tips with a chance to win a Huffy bicycle. Page may have been co-sponsored by Huffy.

Bad Hair Day (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited as Stan G.)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Midge expresses an interest in hair styling. Reggie offers to let her cut his hair as a way to worm his way into her affections.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

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

Editor's Notebook / in-house column / 0.5 page (report information)

Squirrely Tale (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Archie tries to help Betty and her mom chase a squirrel out of the Cooper's attic.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Synopsis
Lara Li Aliasia writes about Piranhas.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Oh, Archie, I knew you wouldn't forget about taking ME to the dance!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Heaven Scent
    Archie
  3. 2. ["Archie trading card offer"]
  4. 3. ["Archie lucky 13 offer"]
  5. 4. Man with a Horn
    Archie
  6. 5. Bicycle Safety
    Archie and Friends
  7. 6. Bad Hair Day
    Archie
  8. 7. ["Archie top ten subscription offer"]
  9. 8. ["Multi-Issue subscription offer"]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Editor's Notebook
  11. 10. Squirrely Tale
    Archie
  12. 11. ["Sonic free card offer"]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
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