(November 1959)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where are those worms, Ronnie?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
While Betty and Veronica enjoy a leisurely afternoon fishing, Archie and Reggie get insulted.
Reprints
Keywords
fishing

The Peacemaker (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Sheldon Brodsky
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica are spotted having a heated argument. Archie assumes they're fighting over him and doesn't mind telling anyone who will listen.
Reprints

Name Game (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Sheldon Brodsky
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Tex
Synopsis
Jughead introduces Archie to Tex - - who's from Louisiana.

Weight's My Line? (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Sheldon Brodsky
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica turns down an afternoon with Archie for fear of gaining weight.

The Star Of The Month: Roger Smith (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica Presents / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Biography of Roger Smith, one of the co-stars of the TV show "77 Sunset Strip".
Keywords
celebrity

Headline Hunters (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Sheldon Brodsky
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty has a phony newspaper printed, with a phony story about a beach-side beauty contest, to con Archie and Reggie into taking her and Veronica to the beach.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Fairway or Fowl (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Sheldon Brodsky
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty overhears Archie and Reggie talking about their golf games and thinks they've taken up hunting again.

Swing Low (Table of Contents: 8)

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
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Hap works to make Jinx's swing safe.

Millinery For Modern Times (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Sheldon Brodsky
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty models various modern themed hats.
Reprints

Trail Blazers (Table of Contents: 10)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Sheldon Brodsky
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Archie plan to go to the dance in matching loud blazers. Immediately Veronica starts plotting on how to sabotage the plan.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Where are those worms, Ronnie?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Peacemaker
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Name Game
    Archie
  4. 3. Weight's My Line?
    Betty
  5. 4. The Star Of The Month: Roger Smith
    Veronica Presents
  6. 5. Headline Hunters
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. ["Action! Lights! Camera!"]
  8. 7. Fairway or Fowl
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Swing Low
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. Millinery For Modern Times
    Betty
  11. 10. Trail Blazers
    Betty and Veronica
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