Pep #287
(March 1974)

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 [circular]
Editing
?
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

Issue Notes

NOTE! INDEX INCOMPLETE
page missing after Ethel story.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a very easy initiation, Archie... you get hit with one snowball!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Reprints

It's Always the Same Old Story on a Weekend Ski Trip (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
With all the things that can go wrong on a ski trip, is it really worth it?
Reprints
Keywords
skiing

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie's Funhouse Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #1.

Game Aim (Table of Contents: 2)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Henry Scarpelli ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; sports; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Sabrina Spellman
Synopsis
Coach Kleats tells the team to practice good sportsmanship.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

note that Dilton Doiley is on the football team.

Dark Lark (Table of Contents: 3)

Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Henry Scarpelli ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This could be reprinted in Archie's Double Digest Magazine #58 but needs confirmation. Please check the synopsis there and confirm if it's the same story.

The Handy Man, Can (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Synopsis
Snow will keep Archie from helping out.

Plane Talk (Table of Contents: 5)

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; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx makes a better paper airplane than Greg does.
Reprints
Keywords
paper airplane

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mail! Mail! And More Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

A third of the page is a promotional advertisement for Sabrina (art and lettering also by Joe Edwards).

Archie Club News (Table of Contents: 7)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis
letters by Beverly Norwood and Mary Shallow

Sleeping Beauty (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's a very easy initiation, Archie... you get hit with one snowball!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. It's Always the Same Old Story on a Weekend Ski Trip
    Archie
  3. 2. Game Aim
    Coach Kleats
  4. 3. Dark Lark
    Ethel
  5. 4. The Handy Man, Can
    Archie
  6. 5. Plane Talk
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Mail! Mail! And More Mail
  8. 7. Archie Club News
  9. 8. Sleeping Beauty
    Archie
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