Pep #339
(July 1978)

Archie, 1960 Series
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Price
0.35 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 [vertical]
Barcode
0271000696407
Editing
Richard H. Goldwater
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 Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, I'm really into the Egyptian look!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy

Mr. Good Guy (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie tries to ingratiate himself to both Mr. Lodge and Mr. Weatherbee by passing on a stock tip from one to the other.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writing credit from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #25.

Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #25 incorrectly credits the pencils to Stan Goldberg.

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

Archie’s Gag Bag / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What’s going on?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead start a physical fitness program; Mr. Weatherbee makes the school announcements.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

Sweet Scentiment (Table of Contents: 3)

Frankie Valdez / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Frankie Valdez; Maria Rodrigues; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Frankie tries to prepare for a date with Maria, but his cold begins to get in the way.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In later appearances, Maria's last name would be spelled "Rodriguez", but in this story it's spelled "Rodrigues".

Ice "Creamed" (Table of Contents: 4)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 5 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; Greg; Charley Hawse; Gigi
Synopsis
After seeing Gigi on a commercial for ice cream, both Greg and Charley buy her some to try to ingratiate themselves to her.

Veronica's "No-No" Puzzle (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Insert the numbered letters into the corresponding numbered blanks to see what Veronica is thinking.

Practice Makes Perfect (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose tries to become more popular by telling jokes.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty, I'm really into the Egyptian look!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Mr. Good Guy
    Archie
  3. 2. ["What’s going on?"]
    Archie’s Gag Bag
  4. 3. Sweet Scentiment
    Frankie Valdez
  5. 4. Ice "Creamed"
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Veronica's "No-No" Puzzle
    Veronica
  7. 6. Practice Makes Perfect
    Archie
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