(December 1974)

Archie, 1972 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Published 9 times a year in February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October and December.
On-sale date
1974
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Brand
Archie Series [vertical]
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

An Itch to Succeed (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Thanks! ...From Riverdale High to you, Archie!
Genre
teen
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Haggly; Coach Kleats; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason

An Itch to Succeed (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! Did you see this notice on the bulletin board?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
The superintendent of schools announces an early inspection of Riverdale High and Mr. Weatherbee writes a letter - to be hand delivered by Archie - asking for an extension. Archie takes a shortcut through the woods and encounters either poison ivy, poison oak or sumac which then gets transferred to the superintendent when Archie delivers the letter and the superintendent then cancels his early inspection because of the itching.
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Indexer Notes

Listed on cover.

He Gave His Word! (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay, Li'l Jinx! That's all the reading for tonight...
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Hap Holliday

The Plumber's Helper (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Darn! The pipe under the sink is leaking! I'd better call the plumber!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
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The Hidden Talent (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Betty is convinced she won't be selected to be the artist on the yearbook because Alice Purdy is a better artist than Betty.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #295.

Miss Grundy Quiz (Table of Contents: 5)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Camera Shy (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Turn a bit more to the left, Ron! That's it! Hold it!!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica plan to submit photos for a contest to become fashion models. Archie and Jughead recognize their being scammed so they intervene to save them.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. An Itch to Succeed
    Archie
  2. 1. An Itch to Succeed
    Archie
  3. 2. He Gave His Word!
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. The Plumber's Helper
    Archie
  5. 4. The Hidden Talent
    Archie
  6. 5. Miss Grundy Quiz
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  8. 7. Camera Shy
    Archie
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