(December 1970)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Music Corp.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dig this silly horoscope... it says today I should beware of leaning towers!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Miss Beazley; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Seal of Approval (Table of Contents: 1)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man, they sure don't use their beaches much along this part of the coast!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Snively; Cradbilge
Synopsis
When the Archies stop for a picnic on the beach they help capture two burglars.
Reprints
Keywords
seal

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Everything's Archie (Archie, 2019 series) #[nn].

Work Clothes (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
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?
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?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You? Veronica Lodge? You are going to work?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hubert Smithers
Synopsis
Veronica has been told by her father that she needs to learn how to perform manual labor like painting, washing windows and repairing clothes. Archie stays to watch her paint and ends up painting for her and drooling over all the work outfits she keeps changing into.

A Flip of the Lip (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Al Hartley (see notes)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
(sob) (gasp) (snort) (sob)
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie's attempts to lift Ethel's spirits get misinterpreted and he ends up on a date with her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Everything's Archie (Archie, 2018 series) #1.

Lettering is incorrectly credited to Bill Yoshida but appears to be Al Hartley's work.

Peace at Any Price (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gus LeMoine
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sigh! Not much time left before all my lovely flowers go to sleep for the winter!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge scares Archie away from his property just for fun.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #90.

Archie Club News (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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?
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Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Betty Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty! That was Archie...he has two tickets to the theatre...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Alice Cooper; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty's mom has a message for her from Archie.
Reprints

Wise Saying (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daddy! Do you remember the sayings you were telling me the other day?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday

Beach Ban (Table of Contents: 8)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hot Dog! Go home! You can't come to the beach!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Dogs are not allowed on the beach but an exception is made for Hot Dog after he saves a policeman from drowning.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie and Me Comics Digest (Archie, 2017 series) #19.

The Dreamer (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Ronnie! Hi, Reg!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge (in fantasy sequence); Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie imagines revenge after Veronica and Reggie treat him as a social inferior.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie and Me Comics Digest (Archie, 2017 series) #19.

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

Betty and Veronica Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is that the boy you're going to ask to the movies, Betty?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Go Fly a Kite (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
?
Letters
Al Hartley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It'll never fly without a tail!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie have a kite flying contest at the beach.
Reprints
Keywords
kite flying

Indexer Notes

All credits except lettering credit from the reprint in Archie and Me Comics Digest (Archie, 2017 series) #19.

Happiness Is Parting (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you doing, Russ?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Russ

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

Veronica Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Betty, I appreciate your offer...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica has dibs on helping Archie "study".
Reprints

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

Big Ethel Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How is it that big Ethel has all the customers?
Genre
humor
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Ethel runs a kissing booth where she pays for the kisses.

Out of Sight (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, will you please...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Veronica wants Archie to leave her alone so she can spend time with Reggie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie and Me Comics Digest (Archie, 2017 series) #19.

Out Cold! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

International Correspondence Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Dig this silly horoscope... it says today I should beware of leaning towers!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Seal of Approval
    The Archies
  3. 2. Work Clothes
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. A Flip of the Lip
    Archie
  5. 4. Peace at Any Price
    Mr. Lodge
  6. 5. Archie Club News
    Archie Club News
  7. 6. ["Betty! That was Archie...he has two tickets to the theatre..."]
    Betty Pin Up
  8. 7. Wise Saying
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. Beach Ban
    Hot Dog
  10. 9. The Dreamer
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Is that the boy you're going to ask to the movies, Betty?"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin Up
  12. 11. Go Fly a Kite
    Archie
  13. 12. Happiness Is Parting
    Li'l Jinx
  14. 13. ["Gee, Betty, I appreciate your offer..."]
    Veronica Pin Up
  15. 14. ["How is it that big Ethel has all the customers?"]
    Big Ethel Pin Up
  16. 15. Out of Sight
    Archie
  17. 16. Out Cold!
    International Correspondence Schools
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