Pep Comics #129
(September 1958)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
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)

Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Martin Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That mush makes me sick! ..I wonder why he always calls her "pigeon"?
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

Dog Daze (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Martin Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
The students find a stray dog but Mr. Weatherbee makes them leave it outside in the rain.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #266.

Midnight Shoo Shoo (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Jack Mendelsohn
Pencils
Tom Moore
Inks
Tom Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Tom Moore

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Veronica; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge objects to Archie taking the morning paper after staying up with Veronica all night.

Indexer Notes

The original story sketch by Jack Mendelsohn (unsigned, but credited) is in the personal collection of Tom Moore

Bare Facts (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Jack Mendelsohn
Pencils
Tom Moore
Inks
Tom Moore
Colors
?
Letters
Tom Moore

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie admits women are braver than men since they show more back bone (backless dresses).

Indexer Notes

The original story sketch by Jack Mendelsohn (unsigned, but credited) is in the personal collection of Tom Moore

Mask Me Another (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead is scaring everyone with a rubber mask he purchased.

Strictly for the Beards (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is turned away by his barber.

The New Look (Table of Contents: 6)

Katy Keene / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon
Pencils
Hazel Marten [as Bill Woggon]
Inks
Hazel Marten [as Bill Woggon]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Katy Keene; Sis; K.O. Kelly; Gloria Grandbilt; Chubby
Synopsis
Katy is mystified when her latest outfit causes everyone to laugh at her.

Novel Approach (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
Betty plants suspicion in Veronica's mind, hoping she'll break up with Archie so Betty can move in.
Reprints

Finders Keepers (Table of Contents: 8)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Slats
Synopsis
Wilbur dropped a coin and Slats finds it.
Reprints

Test of Bravery (Table of Contents: 9)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Pat the Brat

You're the Judge (Table of Contents: 10)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Bill Bubblegum; Ga Ga
Synopsis
The kids hold a flower show and want Jinx's father to judge.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["That mush makes me sick! ..I wonder why he always calls her "pigeon"?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Dog Daze
    Archie
  3. 2. Midnight Shoo Shoo
    Archie
  4. 3. Bare Facts
    Archie
  5. 4. Mask Me Another
    Jughead
  6. 5. Strictly for the Beards
    Archie
  7. 6. The New Look
    Katy Keene
  8. 7. Novel Approach
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Finders Keepers
    Wilbur
  10. 9. Test of Bravery
    Pat the Brat
  11. 10. You're the Judge
    Li'l Jinx
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