(February 1979)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Volume
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Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
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Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series [vertical]
Barcode
0271000697402
Editing
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Color
Color
Dimensions
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)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What'll it be, Archie?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie... Archie Andrews Where Are You? Comics Digest Magazine #39.

Leaving Town (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Josie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Past-Present And Future (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge; Dream versions: Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie decides not to exchange gifts with anyone this year, then has a nightmare about his decision.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie & Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #33.

Study Time (Table of Contents: 3)

Fat Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Fat Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx

Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy

Indexer Notes

Two sets of 4 panel gag strips.

The Sleeping Pill (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead can't sleep so Archie offers his "can't fail" sleep remedies.

The Key To The Problem (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Letters
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Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

An alphabet code with a secret message.

What Hoppened? (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
? [as DeCarlo]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Svenson; Jughead Jones (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie use a pogo stick in the school's hallways.
Reprints
Keywords
pogo stick

Indexer Notes

Credits confirmed by the credits printed in Archie & Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #23.

A Christmas Story (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Santa Claus [Waldo Weatherbee]; Keeper of the Reindeer [Veronica Lodge]; The Cook [Jughead Jones]; The Cook's Elf Assistant [Moose Mason]; The elf's girlfriend [Midge Klump]; The elf's rival [Reggie Mantle]
Synopsis
Archie arrives at the North Pole only to find the reindeer are on strike. Archie carefully traces the problem back to its original source-- selfishness from many people working at the North Pole.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; North Pole

Indexer Notes

The other Archie characters play parts in this story but are not identified by their actual names.

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #34.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What'll it be, Archie?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Leaving Town
    Josie
  3. 2. Past-Present And Future
    Archie
  4. 3. Study Time
    Fat Charley
  5. 4. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  6. 5. The Sleeping Pill
    Archie
  7. 6. The Key To The Problem
    Archie
  8. 7. What Hoppened?
    Archie
  9. 8. A Christmas Story
    Archie
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