Laugh #1 [Canadian]
(June 1987)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly in Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct., and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
027100069621 06
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Laugh (Archie, 1987 series) #1 [Newsstand].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, look! We're no. 1!!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Waldo Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Geraldine Grundy; Coach Kleats; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Beazly; Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown; Sabrina Spellman; Salem; Hot Dog

Meet the Gang (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie and His Friends / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (as Stan G.)
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Characters
Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Fifi; Archie Andrews; Karen; Jughead Jones; Big Ethel Muggs; Hot Dog; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats; Midge Klump; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley; Professor Flutesnoot; Gloria; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Svenson; Miss Beazly; Coach Clayton; Mr. Monet; Mr. Grimley; Patton Howitizer; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Forsythe P. Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Pop Tate introduces the residents of Riverdale.

Phone Prone (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Nate Butler
Pencils
Nate Butler
Inks
Nate Butler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's father is upset about the time Archie spends on the phone.
Keywords
axe; telephone

You Know It's Time to Be Suspicious When.... (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Hot Dog; Mary Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Miss Beazly; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Single panel gags playing off the premise if you see one thing it really means something else.
Reprints

Bringing Up Esmeralda (Table of Contents: 4)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (as Stan G.)
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Esmeralda
Synopsis
Sabrina takes Esmeralda to a ski resort.
Reprints
Keywords
magician; resort; skiing

Gimmick Happy (Table of Contents: 5)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Webb
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (as Stan G.)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Valerie; Alex
Synopsis
Alex thinks the group needs to change their image, again.
Reprints
Keywords
music

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor; Dan DeCarlo (logo art)
Inks
Dexter Taylor; ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Dexter Taylor ?; typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $6.00 to Tyler Randall (Broken Arrow, Okla.) for report on test pilots. Second prize of $4.00 to Dan Peterson (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) for report on computers.

You Don't Need Drugs ... (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Say "No" to Drugs!
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Hey, look! We're no. 1!!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Meet the Gang
    Archie and His Friends
  3. 2. Phone Prone
    Archie
  4. 3. You Know It's Time to Be Suspicious When....
    Archie and the Gang
  5. 4. Bringing Up Esmeralda
    Sabrina
  6. 5. Gimmick Happy
    Josie
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  8. 7. You Don't Need Drugs ...
    Archie
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