Pep #373
(May 1981)

Archie, 1960 Series
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Price
0.50 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; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696405
Editing
Victor Gorelick (art director); Richard H. Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.] (signed)
Inks
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.] (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, how'd you like to ride my new mechanical bull?
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

You Bet (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida [as Saburo Y.]

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie bets Archie that he can date more girls in one month than Archie can.

Game Acclaim (Table of Contents: 2)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Cousin Leroy
Synopsis
Reggie bribes Leroy to get lost so he and Veronica can be alone.
Reprints

For Sale! (Table of Contents: 3)

Fred / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Place the numbered letters into the corresponding numbered slots to see what Fred thinks of advertised sales.
Reprints

Nancy Says (Table of Contents: 4)

Chuck Clayton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida [as Bill Y.]

Genre
teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Nancy wants Chuck to accept her dating other men.

Fan Male (Table of Contents: 5)

Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Charley Hawse; Gigi; Greg
Synopsis
Charley asks Gigi for a date, but gets stood up later.
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where's your car these days, Arch?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie has an auto accident; Archie reviews a new film.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

Space Story (Table of Contents: 7)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Woodrow "Bingo" Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Samson Smythe
Synopsis
Bingo tries to use painted on depth perception to give Samson the illusion that his den is bigger.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit conflicts with subsequent reprintings.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, how'd you like to ride my new mechanical bull?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. You Bet
    Archie
  3. 2. Game Acclaim
    Reggie
  4. 3. For Sale!
    Fred
  5. 4. Nancy Says
    Chuck Clayton
  6. 5. Fan Male
    Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley
  7. 6. ["Where's your car these days, Arch?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  8. 7. Space Story
    That Wilkin Boy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Keith Alan Morgan
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