Pep #403
(November 1985)

Archie, 1960 Series
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Price
0.65 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-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
0271000696411
Editing
Victor Gorelick

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We can't sit here, Reggie! Look at those crumbs!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie; National Child Safety Council / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?; ? (photograph)
Inks
?; ? (photograph)
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An important message from Archie and his pals!
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Taj Narbonne (photo); Clark Handa (photo); Coach Clayton; Chuck Clayton; Randy Parscale (photo); Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

The First Day of School (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Hy Eisman (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tsk! Tsk! Late on the very first day of school!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Professor Flutesnoot; Jughead Jones; Svenson; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
It's the first day of school and things just keep going wrong for Archie.
Reprints

Guess Who? (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oops! I forgot to get a drink!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mis Beazly; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie forgot to get a drink with his lunch.

Question and Answer (Table of Contents: 4)

Big Ethel / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What did you want to talk over, Big Ethel?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Ethel thinks she has an inferiority complex.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dropping In (Table of Contents: 6)

Glenn Scarpelli in Hollywood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So let's begin the interview!
Genre
humor
Characters
Glenn Scarpelli
Synopsis
Glenn thinks his fans are the greatest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Dilton's Puzzle Pals! / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, gang!
Characters
Dilton Doily

Indexer Notes

Puzzle sent in by Rita McGraw.

Unscramble the sounds and match them to the correct animal.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Letters and Riddles / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I like your puzzle pages!
Characters
Dilton Doily

Indexer Notes

Letters from Joyce Burpee and Jonathan Enfield.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Highs and Lows (Table of Contents: 11)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dilton, you got a 99 on your science test!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doily; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Professor Flutesnoot; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Dilton becomes the weatherman on the high school's new TV channel.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I only said good morning Midge!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
To get Moose to stop beating people up, Midge has Moose try painting.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie's Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My report is on the horse.

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jody Hanson and Cherisa Colley.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

CBS / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Science Friction (Table of Contents: 19)

Flutesnoot / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...Flutesnoot! ...Sound asleep?
Genre
humor
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Professor Flutesnoot has an encounter with aliens.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["We can't sit here, Reggie! Look at those crumbs!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["An important message from Archie and his pals!"]
    Archie; National Child Safety Council
  3. 2. The First Day of School
    Archie
  4. 3. Guess Who?
    Archie
  5. 4. Question and Answer
    Big Ethel
  6. 5. ["Bonkers! fruit candy bonks you out of this world with a robot-watch."]
  7. 6. Dropping In
    Glenn Scarpelli in Hollywood
  8. 7. ["Hi, gang!"]
    Dilton's Puzzle Pals!
  9. 8. ["I like your puzzle pages!"]
    Letters and Riddles
  10. 9. ["Save! Subscribe! And get 1 free!"]
  11. 10. ["Hey kids! Buy Razzles and enter the Razzles Great Race Sweepstakes"]
  12. 11. Highs and Lows
    Dilton
  13. 12. ["Subscribe to Katy Keene comics and save!"]
  14. 13. ["I see more fun for you when you order these Archie comics!"]
  15. 14. ["I only said good morning Midge!"]
    Moose
  16. 15. ["Four equals = five?"]
  17. 16. ["My report is on the horse."]
    Archie's Club News
  18. 17. ["Kids just want to have fun! Saturdays"]
    CBS
  19. 18. ["Fans! Now you can join the brand new Archie Fan Club ...and be eligible to win cash prizes!!"]
  20. 19. Science Friction
    Flutesnoot
  21. 20. ["Discount 32 page comic subscriptions!"]
  22. 21. ["300 stickers and more for $3.00"]
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