(January 1965)

Archie, 1958 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

"A Christmas Tale"; "Me Tarpan, You Jane!" (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob White
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Tarpan [Archie Andrews]; Jane [Betty Cooper]

Indexer Notes

The bottom half of the cover is a Tarzan parody.

A Christmas Tale (Table of Contents: 1)

Life With Archie / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
In the spirit of giving, the boys decide to cut down a huge Christmas tree to be filled with presents for the needy. Veronica promises a whole month of exclusive dates to the boy who cuts down the largest tree. Archie and Jughead are working together so Archie can be the winner, while Betty and Reggie work together to stop them and to get the biggest tree so Reggie can be the winner.
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Keywords
Christmas

Me Tarpan, You Jane! [part 1] (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Tarpan [Archie Andrews]; Jane [Veronica Lodge]; Bwana Betty [Betty Cooper]; her guide [Jughead Jones]; Simba (a lion friend of Tarpan's)
Synopsis
From high in the trees, Tarpan - an unco-ordinated and uneducated jungle man-- and his girlfriend Jane watch as Bwana Betty and her guide set up camp in the jungle.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is a Tarzan parody, and none of the characters except Betty are referred to by their real names.

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

Archie Club News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Me Tarpan, You Jane! [part 2] (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Tarpan [Archie Andrews]; Jane [Veronica Lodge]; Bwana Betty [Betty Cooper]; her guide [Jughead Jones]
Synopsis
Tarpan tries to gather food for Jane, Bwana Betty and her guide, but they end up having hamburgers cooked by the guide.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is a Tarzan parody, and none of the characters except Betty are referred to by their real names.

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. "A Christmas Tale"; "Me Tarpan, You Jane!"
    Archie
  2. 1. A Christmas Tale
    Life With Archie
  3. 2. Me Tarpan, You Jane! [part 1]
    Archie
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  5. 4. Me Tarpan, You Jane! [part 2]
    Archie
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Chris Boyko
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  • James Ludwig
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