(May 1987)

Archie, 1958 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Published 9 times a year in Jan., March, May, June, July, August, Sept., Oct., and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
027100069638 05
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daddy, why does this record remind you of Archie?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones

Going For The Record! (Table of Contents: 1)

Life With Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Ruth
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie, Jughead, Betty, and Veronica build the world's largest snowman in the hopes of getting in the Guinness Book of Records.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You don't need drugs to...
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Hot Dog

Famous Rockers! (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Cross out every other letter to read the names of some famous rockers.

New Lease on Life (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
drama; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Pop Tate; Mr. Curmudgeon; Mr. Lodge; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
When Pop Tate is evicted and his shop is slated for demolition, the gang helps him move and finds some historical treasures in the basement. Are they enough to save the shop?
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Indexer Notes

Told in two parts: Part One (6 pages) and Part Two (5 pages). Bonkers Candy, a sponsor of Archie Comics at the time, can be seen on Pop's counter on Page 2.

When reprinted in Archie & Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #25, the writing credit is changed to Frank Doyle.

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

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

Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I swim on a team at the local...
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Club members report on swim meets and parades.

Inventors' Match-Up! (Table of Contents: 6)

Dilton's Puzzle Pals / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Anthony Schwartz
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Anthony Schwartz sends in a puzzle matching inventors to inventions.

A Date With Suzy Stringbean! (Table of Contents: 7)

Life With Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Suzy Stringbean; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Suzy Stringbean, the skinniest girl in fifth grade, returns to Riverdale and hopes to date Reggie. Reggie, remembering her looks, turns her down, only to find she's matured into a beautiful woman.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Daddy, why does this record remind you of Archie?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Going For The Record!
    Life With Archie
  3. 2. ["You don't need drugs to..."]
    Archie
  4. 3. Famous Rockers!
    Archie
  5. 4. New Lease on Life
    Life With Archie
  6. 5. ["I swim on a team at the local..."]
    Archie Club News
  7. 6. Inventors' Match-Up!
    Dilton's Puzzle Pals
  8. 7. A Date With Suzy Stringbean!
    Life With Archie
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