(January 1972)

Archie, 1958 Series
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Price
0.15 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 H. Goldwater (editor)

The Pad Fad (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, fellows! I'm all set! My folks gave me their permission! I'm on my own!
Genre
drama; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Wayne School Courses / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Pad Fad (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What do you mean you want to leave home? Aren't you happy here? Don't we give you everything you need?
Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
drama; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie decides to move out of his parents' house and get his own apartment, but discovers that living on his own isn't much fun.
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Indexer Notes

Includes indicia at bottom of first page.

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

Topper Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Dingo Kid Trips a Thief (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Dingo Boots / Acme Boots; The Dingo Kids / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

Kenner Toys / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

Archie Giant Series Magazine / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

N.I.D.A. / National Independent Distributors Association Vista Bicycles / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Garcelon Stamps / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Topper Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Feature Logo
Archie Club News
Characters
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Keith Bender (Lake Hopatcong, N.J.) First prize - $5.00 and Susie Hoke (Long Beach, Calif.) Second prize - $3.00.
Includes membership application form for the Archie Club.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

1000 Stickers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

100 Little Dolls / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

To Be Sure (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Bob Bolling
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
College? You want me to go to college?
Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
drama; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie is confused because can't make up his mind on issues like whether to go to college or whether to protest the war, while Reggie is always happy because he believes anyone who disagrees with him is wrong.

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

Kool-Aid / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

Mattel Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Pad Fad
    Life with Archie
  2. 1. ["Never finished high school?"]
    Wayne School Courses
  3. 2. The Pad Fad
    Archie
  4. 3. ["The wonderful wacky way out world of the Ding-a-Lings"]
    Topper Toys
  5. 4. The Dingo Kid Trips a Thief
    Dingo Boots / Acme Boots; The Dingo Kids
  6. 5. ["Hey! You guys are smashing up your SSP racers?"]
    Kenner Toys
  7. 6. ["This can be your bag, kids!... It's Archie's double giant Christmas special!"]
    Archie Giant Series Magazine
  8. 7. ["America's most complete line of fine bicycles!"]
    N.I.D.A. / National Independent Distributors Association Vista Bicycles
  9. 8. ["Stamp collectors... 4 choice sets - only 10ยข!"]
    Garcelon Stamps
  10. 9. ["Thrills, glamour and excitement with you own Dawn beauty pageant!"]
    Topper Toys
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  12. 11. ["Amazing offer 1000 stickers"]
    1000 Stickers
  13. 12. ["100 little dolls all for $1.00"]
    100 Little Dolls
  14. 13. To Be Sure
    Archie
  15. 14. ["Get a color-changing Canned Whizzer from Kool-Aid"]
    Kool-Aid
  16. 15. ["Earn, baby, earn!"]
    ICS / International Correspondence Schools
  17. 16. ["Fat Track"]
    Mattel Toys
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  • Merlin Haas
  • Antonio Marques
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
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