(October 1965)

Archie, 1950 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
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
Richard Goldwater

Introducing Super-Teen (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper [Superteen]; Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Superteen has a cape on the cover, but does not have one in the interior story. The cover also spells it "Super-Teen," while it is "Superteen" in the interior story.

Groovy. (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

U. S. Royal Fastrak; UniRoyal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Just Imagine (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper [Superteen]; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty imagines that she's Superteen, a being with super powers who will protect Archie from the forces of evil and beat up Veronica. In real life, she settles for kidnapping Archie and tying him up.
Reprints
Keywords
flying; fourth wall; imaginary story; kidnaping; kissing

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Superteen, Betty's superhero alter-ego. Betty speaks to the reader on page six.

The title is taken from the advertising slogan used by DC in promoting the "Justice League of America" comics.

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

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios; General Mills / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gun Finger (Table of Contents: 4)

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; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx makes fun of Greg when he points his finger at her and says "The gun is loaded!"
Keywords
black eye; cowboys

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

Veronica Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But Moose!! This Jerk dancing party is for couples only!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews (cameo); Betty Cooper (cameo); Reggie Mantle (cameo)
Synopsis
Veronica holds a party where people dance the Jerk. Moose thinks the party is for jerks, so he shows up.
Keywords
dancing; party; The Jerk

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

Ellbarr Distributing / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rule One (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica says that Betty should stop playing by the rules all the time.
Keywords
tennis

The World of Jughead Is a World of Laughs (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

The World of Jughead / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Worth Rounding Up... (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

How's Trix?; Trix Rabbit; General Mills / advertisement / 0.75 page (report information)

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

The Mighty Crusaders / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Vacation Blues (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Tom Ruth ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Every time Betty says she'd like a vacation with the ocean spray in her face, she gets splashed.
Keywords
magic mirror; puddle; vacation

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

Archie; Bendix Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

A Laugh a Minute with the Cuckoo Bird! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs; General Mills / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Boots Are Big Today (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Article about women's fashion boots.

Indexer Notes

Text with 1/3 page illustration.

Photogenius (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; George
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica argue over who's more photogenic.
Reprints
Keywords
camera; film; kissing

100 Little Dolls (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

100 Doll Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Willow's / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Insure Your Future with an I.C.S. High School Diploma] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

Monster Size Monsters (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Introducing Super-Teen
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Groovy.
    U. S. Royal Fastrak; UniRoyal
  3. 2. Just Imagine
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios; General Mills
  5. 4. Gun Finger
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. ["But Moose!! This Jerk dancing party is for couples only!"]
    Veronica Pin-Up
  7. 6. ["Exclusive fun products by mail"]
    Ellbarr Distributing
  8. 7. Rule One
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. The World of Jughead Is a World of Laughs
    The World of Jughead
  10. 9. Worth Rounding Up...
    How's Trix?; Trix Rabbit; General Mills
  11. 10. ["The Mighty Crusaders"]
    The Mighty Crusaders
  12. 11. Vacation Blues
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. ["Dig this, gang!"]
    Archie; Bendix Corporation
  14. 13. A Laugh a Minute with the Cuckoo Bird!
    Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs; General Mills
  15. 14. Boots Are Big Today
  16. 15. Photogenius
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. 100 Little Dolls
    100 Doll Co.
  18. 17. ["Now... fear no man!"]
    Willow's
  19. 18. ["Boys, girls, men, women"]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  20. 19. [Insure Your Future with an I.C.S. High School Diploma]
    International Correspondence Schools (ICS)
  21. 20. Monster Size Monsters
    Honor House Products Corp
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