Life with Archie #264 [Canadian]
(January 1988)

Archie, 1958 Series
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Price
0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Published 6 times a year 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
Barcode
027100069638 01
Editing
Victor Gorelick
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Life with Archie (Archie, 1958 series) #264.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, where are they signing the Constitution?
Genre
humor; historical; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You don't need drugs to...
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley

We The People (Prologue) (Table of Contents: 2)

Life With Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Miss Grundy gives background to the Constitutional Convention and asks her students to imagine themselves in that time period.
Reprints

We The People (Part One) (Table of Contents: 3)

Life With Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; historical; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Mrs. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Cooper; Betty Cooper; Mrs. Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; George Washington
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge, delegate to the Constitutional Convention, arrives in Philadelphia with his wife and daughter. Meanwhile, Mr. Weatherbee and Professor Flutesnoot argue over Federalist views and George Washington arrives in the city.
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Independence Hall (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Synopsis
Facts about Independence Hall surround an illustration of the building.

Philadelphia's Incredible Benjamin Franklin (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography; historical
Characters
Benjamin Franklin
Synopsis
Facts about Benjamin Franklin are presented.

We The People (Part Two) (Table of Contents: 6)

Life With Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; historical; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mrs. Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee looks for an editorial to accompany Chuck's Federalist political cartoon. Later, Archie accompanies the Lodges to the theater when a fire breaks out. Noticing the teamwork of the bucket brigade, Archie makes a comparison to the states, giving Mr. Weatherbee the basis for his editorial.
Reprints

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

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

Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pretty soon it will be George Washington's birthday...
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Club members report on George Washington and the meanings of names.

We The People (Part Three) (Table of Contents: 8)

Life With Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; historical; teen
Characters
George Washington; Benjamin Franklin; other Convention delegates; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Mantle; Mrs. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The Lodges leave the Cooper Inn for the Mantle estate, where Reggie and Veronica meet and Mr. Lodge and Mr. Mantle discuss the Great Compromise. Then, Convention notes are left at the inn and Reggie plans to hand them over to the Anti-Federalist Flutesnoot.
Reprints

We The People (Part Four) (Table of Contents: 9)

Life With Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; historical; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Veronica Lodge; Mrs. Lodge; Miss Grundy; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Reggie steals the Convention notes, but Jughead's runaway pigs allow Archie to retrieve the papers. In September, the Constitution is finished and Mr. Weatherbee's newspaper is one of the first to publish it. Professor Flutesnoot challenges the lack of a Bill of Rights and the Lodges return to Virginia.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, where are they signing the Constitution?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["You don't need drugs to..."]
    Archie
  3. 2. We The People (Prologue)
    Life With Archie
  4. 3. We The People (Part One)
    Life With Archie
  5. 4. Independence Hall
  6. 5. Philadelphia's Incredible Benjamin Franklin
  7. 6. We The People (Part Two)
    Life With Archie
  8. 7. ["Pretty soon it will be George Washington's birthday..."]
    Archie's Club News
  9. 8. We The People (Part Three)
    Life With Archie
  10. 9. We The People (Part Four)
    Life With Archie
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