Pep Comics #136
(December 1959)

Archie, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
Richard Goldwater
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)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What did your stupid mutt learn at obedience school today?
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle

Watch Your Step (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Smithers; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie is conducting an experiment to find the shortest route to school. Jughead suggests that the shortest way is a "bee-line hike": go in a straight line, no matter what obstacles he has to go over, under and through.
Reprints

A Chip Off the Old Block Head (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Archie is in despair because Miss Grundy is coming to his house to talk to his father about his bad grades. But when she gets there, she remembers that Fred used to be an even worse student.
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Indexer Notes

This idea was later remade as a "Little Archie" story.

Katy Keene Bags a Bird (Table of Contents: 3)

Katy Keene / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon
Pencils
Bill Woggon
Inks
Bill Woggon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fashion; humor
Characters
Katy Keene; Randy
Synopsis
Katy goes hunting with Randy.

The Little Helper (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
children; humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday; Merry Holliday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx tries to help her parents with their chores.
Reprints

The Wrong End (Table of Contents: 5)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Wilbur Wilkins; Linda Moore; Mr. Moore; Mr. Mudge
Synopsis
A potential advertising client of Linda's father tries to test his miracle hair oil on Wilbur's head, but nothing can flatten Wilbur's hair no matter how much of the goo is rubbed into it.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What did your stupid mutt learn at obedience school today?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Watch Your Step
    Archie
  3. 2. A Chip Off the Old Block Head
    Archie
  4. 3. Katy Keene Bags a Bird
    Katy Keene
  5. 4. The Little Helper
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. The Wrong End
    Wilbur
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