(March 1976)

Archie, 1958 Series
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Price
0.30 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 [vertical]
Editing
Richard Goldwater (editor)

Journey Into Nothingness (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Keywords
shrinking

The Insult That Made a Man Out of 'Mac' (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Journey Into Nothingness (Table of Contents: 2)

Life with Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No dream for Archie this time! No nightmare, conceived in pizza and finalized in banana splits and fizzing soda pops!...
Feature Logo
Life with Archie [skinny 'Life with']
Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Ravi Benares
Synopsis
Archie ingests a magical pill that was meant for Mr. Lodge by an evil capitalist-hating Mystic from India. The pill causes Archie to shrink to the size of a mouse.
Keywords
shrinking; swami

Indexer Notes

Story is told in two parts. Logo is only featured on the first page of the second part.
Indicia included at bottom of first page.

Crossword Puzzlement (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Archie; Hostess Twinkies / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Round About Way (Table of Contents: 4)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is Li'l Jinx home?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Greg; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Hap knows Li'l Jinx can't be far, the phone is still warm.

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

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Montana
Pencils
Bob Montana
Inks
Bob Montana
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Excuse me, Sir! I just want to get my clothes! I'm going home for lunch!
Feature Logo
Archie's Gag Bag
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee
Reprints
  • from Archie newspaper strip (King Features Syndicate) 1960-10-24, XX-XX-19XX

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

Sea-Monkeys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

La Salle Extension University / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mr. Lodge Puzzle (Table of Contents: 8)

Mr. Lodge / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What tune makes everyone glad?
Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge

Indexer Notes

Two puzzles: one fill-in-the indicated letters and one anagram.

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

The 100 Doll Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Best Values Coins and Currency / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Trunk Line to Treachery (Table of Contents: 11)

Life with Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No! No, Vulcan! I can't go now! There are too many important deals just about ready to close!
Feature Logo
Life with Archie [skinny 'Life with']
Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; John Vulcan; Clifton; Jensen
Synopsis
Archie uncovers a plot by Mr. Lodge's right-hand man to take over his company. Archie and Mr. Lodge have to use a trunk lid as a toboggan and slide down a hill to stop the hostile takeover in time.
Reprints

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

Tandy Leather Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Anchor Specialties Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Feature Logo
Archie Club News
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Eva D'Ambrosio (Arnold, Md.) First prize - $6.00 and Scott Finnerty (Pittsburgh, N.Y.) Second prize - $4.00.
Include membership application form for the Archie Club.

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

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

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

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

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

Fashion Research / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Charles Millot, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Journey Into Nothingness
    Life with Archie
  2. 1. The Insult That Made a Man Out of 'Mac'
    Charles Atlas
  3. 2. Journey Into Nothingness
    Life with Archie
  4. 3. Crossword Puzzlement
    Archie; Hostess Twinkies
  5. 4. Round About Way
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. ["Excuse me, Sir! I just want to get my clothes! I'm going home for lunch!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  7. 6. ["If you don't go crazy over new super sea-monkeys we'll tear up your unpaid bill"]
    Sea-Monkeys
  8. 7. ["Have you seen this coupon before?"]
    La Salle Extension University
  9. 8. Mr. Lodge Puzzle
    Mr. Lodge
  10. 9. ["100 little dolls all for $2.00"]
    The 100 Doll Company
  11. 10. ["Reward $11,750.00 for this coin!"]
    Best Values Coins and Currency
  12. 11. Trunk Line to Treachery
    Life with Archie
  13. 12. ["What's new? A new belt & wallet course from Tandy."]
    Tandy Leather Company
  14. 13. ["Make money fast!"]
    Anchor Specialties Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  16. 15. ["Think small and order the biggest Archie comic ever!"]
    Archie Comics Digest
  17. 16. ["It'll be one big laugh after another, when you order Laugh Comics Digest No. 3"]
    Laugh Comics Digest
  18. 17. ["Free fragrance collections"]
    Fashion Research
  19. 18. ["Extra large super nail kits!"]
    Charles Millot, Inc.
  20. 19. ["Earn famous name prizes or cash the easy Olympic way"]
    Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales
  21. 20. ["Make money get prizes with fast selling American Seeds"]
    American Seed
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