(April 1966)

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
Richard Goldwater
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

Introducing Evilheart (Table of Contents)

Life With Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
Victor Gorelick
Letters
Victor Gorelick

Genre
teen; humor; adventure; superhero
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Evilheart's Revenge! (Table of Contents: 1)

Pureheart the Powerful / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva

Genre
adventure; humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie discovers that just as Archie can transform into Pureheart the Powerful by calling on his inner goodness, he can use his inner rottenness to turn into that caped fink, Evilheart.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Evilheart. Story in two parts (8 pp. & 5 pp.).

The reprint in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #276 lists Bob White as penciller.

Archie Gets All the Brakes (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Archie / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Hardy Appetite (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
humor; children

Mad Doctor Doom's Dupe! (Table of Contents: 4)

Pureheart the Powerful / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews ]; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]; Betty Cooper [as Superteen]; Veronica Lodge; Mad Doctor Doom (villain)
Synopsis
Mad Doctor Doom cons Evilheart into testing out a deadly world-domination device, the killer robot Computo.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Mad Doctor Doom outside of "Little Archie." Story in two parts (5 pp. each), although neither part is labeled as a part (story title repeated on p. 6).

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial on Archie, as Pureheart the Powerful; prize-winning letters from Atul Wad; entry form for Archie Club.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Introducing Evilheart
    Life With Archie
  2. 1. Evilheart's Revenge!
    Pureheart the Powerful
  3. 2. Archie Gets All the Brakes
    Archie
  4. 3. Hardy Appetite
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Mad Doctor Doom's Dupe!
    Pureheart the Powerful
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
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