Pep #268
(August 1972)

Archie, 1960 Series
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Price
0.20 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
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Girls! When you graduate you'll find out it's a man's world!!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown
Keywords
protest

Who Blew the Luau? (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Ethel Muggs; Miss Beazley; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Miss Haggly
Synopsis
After eating Miss Beazley's Hawaiian food at a beach luau, Jughead and Mr. Weatherbee get uncontrollable cases of hiccups.
Reprints

[16 Miniature Posters Free!] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Any 14 of These Hit Records] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[Puzzle: Find Al] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Float Goat Part One (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Seeing him despondent over Reggie collaborating with Veronica on a parade float, Betty encourages Archie to collaborate with her on their own float.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking originally credited to Al Hartley; credit changed per credits list on joesinnott.com.

[The Joker's Wild!] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Float Goat Part Two (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Miss Beazley; Miss Haggly
Synopsis
Archie's car begins to rebel at having to be a parade float.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking originally credited to Al Hartley; credit changed per credits list on joesinnott.com.

Clean Scene (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica tries to assuage Archie's guilt over dating her after Betty helped free him up from chores.

[Reward For This Coin!] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

[The Venus Fly Trap] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Sea-Monkeys] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Way Out! (Table of Contents: 13)

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; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Greg; Charley Hawse; Russ; Roz
Synopsis
The kids go on a hike in the woods.

Li'l Jinx Pen Pals (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday

[Archie at Riverdale High] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[Strat-O-Matic Baseball] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Girls! When you graduate you'll find out it's a man's world!!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Who Blew the Luau?
    Archie and the Gang
  3. 2. [16 Miniature Posters Free!]
  4. 3. [Any 14 of These Hit Records]
  5. 4. [Puzzle: Find Al]
  6. 5. Float Goat Part One
    Archie
  7. 6. [The Joker's Wild!]
  8. 7. Float Goat Part Two
    Archie
  9. 8. Clean Scene
    Archie
  10. 9. [Reward For This Coin!]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  12. 11. [The Venus Fly Trap]
  13. 12. [Sea-Monkeys]
  14. 13. Way Out!
    Li'l Jinx
  15. 14. Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  16. 15. [Archie at Riverdale High]
  17. 16. [Strat-O-Matic Baseball]
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