Pep #205
(May 1967)

Archie, 1960 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
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; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Miss Grundy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Approximately how many students are studying here?
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones

Dog Tired (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Reggie Mantle; Smithers
Synopsis
For her birthday, Archie gives Veronica a stray dog he rescued. But the dog wrecks Veronica's party chasing her new cat.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking credit and script credit confirmed by reprint in Archie's Funhouse Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #23.

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

Veronica's Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What is this?
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Anticipating trouble, Veronica makes concurrent dates with Archie and Reggie.
Reprints

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

Betty Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, Pussycat
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Herman
Synopsis
Betty shoots down a date expecting more than she's prepared to deliver.
Reprints

Dangerous Mission (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva

Genre
science fiction; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; XL-9
Synopsis
A robot probe sent by an alien race to investigate the human race encounters Archie and the gang.
Reprints
Keywords
alien; robot; spaceship

Indexer Notes

The author misspells baseball great Jimmie Foxx's name as Jimmy Fox.

Winter Vs. Spring (Table of Contents: 5)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday; Merry Holiday
Synopsis
Hap's memories of the preceding winter aren't as pleasant as the ones Jinx has.
Reprints

[Li'l Jinx Pen Pals] (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Jinx / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Synopsis
Names, addresses, and ages (from 8 to 13.5) of 46 kids who would like pen pals.

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

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters from Beverly Sturts (1st prize), Danny Richardson (2nd prize), Lynne Koehler (3rd prize), Susan Stegman (4th prize), Bruce Remington (5th prize), and Steve Read (6th prize), plus instructions for joining the Archie Club.

The Stuff Heroes Are Made Of (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; George; Pop Tate
Synopsis
When Betty and Veronica are visibly impressed by the uniform of an army cadet visiting the Choc'lit Shoppe, Archie and Reggie go out and rent uniforms to compete.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Approximately how many students are studying here?"]
    Miss Grundy
  2. 1. Dog Tired
    Archie
  3. 2. ["What is this?"]
    Veronica's Pin Up
  4. 3. ["Say, Pussycat"]
    Betty Pin Up
  5. 4. Dangerous Mission
    Archie
  6. 5. Winter Vs. Spring
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. [Li'l Jinx Pen Pals]
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  9. 8. The Stuff Heroes Are Made Of
    Archie
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