Pep #258
(October 1971)

Archie, 1960 Series
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Price
0.15 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)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you think Archie and Betty will be crowned?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Reprints

Record Breaking (Table of Contents: 1)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley ?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Floyd Clayton; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Tiring of living in fear of Moose, Reggie and Archie seek out Coach Clayton for judo lessons.

Speed Breed (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge's record-setting race car is publicly eclipsed when Archie puts Dilton's experimental rocket fuel into the gas tank of his jalopy.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The story, according to the text introduction, takes place at the Bonneville Salt Flats racing grounds, yet the artist draws trees and grass in the backgrounds.

Halfies (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Gigi; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx and Gigi find a quarter on the street, then try to figure out how to split it evenly between them.
Reprints

Stroke of Luck (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie both fake medical conditions in order to meet a pretty nurse at the beach first aid station.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Do you think Archie and Betty will be crowned?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Record Breaking
    Reggie
  3. 2. Speed Breed
    Archie
  4. 3. Halfies
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Stroke of Luck
    Archie
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