Everything's Archie #149 [Direct]
(May 1990)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price
1.00 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
7 times a year in Jan., Mar., May, July, Aug., Oct., and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm sorry, but gentlemen are not admitted without a jacket and tie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Keywords
dreams

The Taste of Adventure Part I (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Archie; Capri Sun / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hit Music (Table of Contents: 2)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Scott McRae (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We'd be delighted to play at your sportsmen's club dance, Mr. Lodge!... Thanks for thinking of us!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge]; Mr. Lodge; Smithers; Sid Clout
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge hires the Archies to play at the Sportsman's Club Dance. Reggie hears that a scout will be there looking for talented bands.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Drugs are uncool!
Characters
Archie Andrews

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

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

A New Record (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Arch! What's new?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie ordered a record of the top hundred rock 'n' roll songs for $10.95.

Now, That's a Car!! (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the body styles of the car.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Michael I. Silberkleit
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1989
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 56,307
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 56,298
Owners: Archie Comic Publications, Inc. Michael I. Silberkleit; Richard H. Goldwater, all at 325 Fayette Avenue, Mamaroneck, N.Y. 10543

[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) /

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

Fruitcakes (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie 1 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Scott McRae (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ummm, mmmm! Dee-licious!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica 1; Betty 1; Jughead 1; Archie 1
Synopsis
Betty 1 and Veronica 1 discover new types of food on the other side of the mountain where the tree people live.
Reprints
Keywords
food; prehistoric

Indexer Notes

Colorist and Letterer credits from the index for Archie & Friends Double Digest Magazine #29.

A Sound Idea (Table of Contents: 12)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I love browsing in here! There are so many fascinating gadgets!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge buys a white noise machine to cancel out Archie's guitar playing.
Reprints

[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) (Expand) /

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

Loco Motivated (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Howard Bender (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The theme of this year's inter-scholastic contest is "the history of transportation"!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doily; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Svenson; Ricky Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie thinks he can come up with a winning exhibit on the history of transportation.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte
Inks
Ellen Leonforte
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My report is about the telephone.

Indexer Notes

Letters from Tiffany Petty, and Brian Godinez.

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

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

Journal Jottings (Table of Contents: 19)

Sabrina the Teenage Witch / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aunt Hilda, did you ever keep a diary?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Sabrina asks Hilda if she ever kept a diary.

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

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

The Contest (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I still don't know what this all about, Jug!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
A radio station is offering a prize to the guy who can prove he kissed the most girls.
Keywords
radio

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Sales Leadership Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Editor's Notebook / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I'm sorry, but gentlemen are not admitted without a jacket and tie!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Taste of Adventure Part I
    Archie; Capri Sun
  3. 2. Hit Music
    The Archies
  4. 3. ["Drugs are uncool!"]
  5. 4. ["Discount 32 page comic subscriptions!"]
  6. 5. ["Double your fun!"]
  7. 6. A New Record
    Archie
  8. 7. Now, That's a Car!!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. ["3 issues for $2.00"]
  11. 10. ["At last, my own Double Digest!"]
  12. 11. Fruitcakes
    Archie 1
  13. 12. A Sound Idea
    Mr. Lodge
  14. 13. ["Smashing good fun!"]
  15. 14. ["Full of color... full of fun! Archie Annual is number one!!"]
  16. 15. Loco Motivated
    Archie and the Gang
  17. 16. ["Subscribe and save $2.50 on each five-issue subscription!!"]
  18. 17. ["My report is about the telephone."]
    Archie's Club News
  19. 18. ["Welcome to Jughead's Diner!"]
  20. 19. Journal Jottings
    Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  21. 20. ["Fans! Now you can join the exciting Archie Fan Club ...and be eligible to win cash prizes!!"]
  22. 21. The Contest
    Archie
  23. 22. ["Prizes or cash!"]
    Sales Leadership Club
  24. 23. ["Explorers of the Unknown first appeared in the Archie Giant Series title World of Archie #587."]
    Editor's Notebook
  25. 24. ["Are you quick enough for Mappy-Land?"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Terry Watkins
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