(January 1968)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
seven times yearly: January, August, September, October, and December; and semi-monthly in June
On-sale Date
1967-10-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
Richard Goldwater (uncredited)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1968 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Archie's Christmas Stocking (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think I'll hang my stocking right here!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica hangs her stocking.

Treed (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Jingles
Synopsis
After Reggie ties Archie up as a prank, Jingles appears to help Archie get revenge.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas tree

Indexer Notes

Inker credit from the printing in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #44.

Party Smarty (Table of Contents: 2)

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 Holliday; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
She was the prettiest girl at the party.

The Large and the Small (Table of Contents: 3)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Big Moose Mason; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Big Moose and Dilton take turns playing the school Santa Claus, leading to mistaken identity complications for Reggie.

Jingles Jangles (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Jingles
Synopsis
Jingles once again shows up to use his powers on Archie's behalf.

Archie and the Gang Make Their Christmas Wish (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The gang tells us what their Christmas wishes are.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Play, Fiddle, Play (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge mistakenly thinks that a dog can play the violin.
Reprints

A Code Night (Table of Contents: 7)

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 Holliday

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

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes clip art of Archie Club badge. Letters and reports from Claudia Foley (Tulsa, Oklahoma), Baline Vartanian (Indian Orchard, Massachusetts), Daphne Whiting (Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada), Lydia Edgar (Ozark, Alabama), and Ella Bessason (Reykjavik, Iceland).

Prize Surprise (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica opens a present from Archie.
Reprints

Ski Scamp (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge takes Ronnie to a remote ski lodge to escape Archie. Of course Archie is working there.
Reprints

Party Pooper (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie pesters his father for permission to throw a Christmas party.
Reprints

Christmas Pin-Up (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Christmas Cheer (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Scuba Dooby Do, or, How to Make Like a Jingle Belle, or, Down to the Sea in Slips (Table of Contents: 14)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Bob Bolling
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie is spending all his time scuba-diving with Veronica, so Reggie tells Betty she'd better invest in scuba-diving equipment if she wants a chance with Archie.

Christmas Pin-Up (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Christmas Fashions for Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 16)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; fashion; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Just for Sprite (Table of Contents: 17)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hetty; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead is dressed as a sprite for the summer festival, and then gets stranded.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Archie's Christmas Stocking
    Archie
  2. 1. Treed
    Archie
  3. 2. Party Smarty
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. The Large and the Small
    Reggie
  5. 4. Jingles Jangles
    Archie
  6. 5. Archie and the Gang Make Their Christmas Wish
    Archie and the Gang
  7. 6. Play, Fiddle, Play
    Jughead
  8. 7. A Code Night
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  10. 9. Prize Surprise
    Archie
  11. 10. Ski Scamp
    Archie
  12. 11. Party Pooper
    Archie
  13. 12. Christmas Pin-Up
    Betty and Veronica
  14. 13. Christmas Cheer
    Archie
  15. 14. Scuba Dooby Do, or, How to Make Like a Jingle Belle, or, Down to the Sea in Slips
    Betty
  16. 15. Christmas Pin-Up
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. Christmas Fashions for Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  18. 17. Just for Sprite
    Jughead
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