(February 1970)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year: monthly in August and October, semi-monthly in January, February, June and December
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Perfect Bound; later Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover title is The World of Archie.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie designed all these light gadgets!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tough Brake (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Reggie; Betty; Veronica; Ed; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie can't afford new brakes for his jalopy, so Mr. Lodge quietly orders it done at his own expense. Reggie and Veronica take the car in order to scare Archie, only to learn that the brake job hasn't been done yet.
Keywords
Jalopy

Hide and Seek! (Table of Contents: 3)

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; Li'l Jinx's dad
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx hides in the bathtub, since her dad will never think of looking for her there.

Not Guilty (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie; Jughead
Synopsis
Mr. Andrews dreads a meeting with Mr. Weatherbee, only to be thrilled when he learns that Archie's grades are "adequate."
Reprints
Keywords
High school

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from GCD record at Archie # 151

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Oil's Well (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Reggie; Jughead; Betty; Veronica; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie spills motor oil on the floor of the hall in school. Students and teachers alike are soon slipping to disaster.
Reprints
Keywords
High school

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from GCD record at Archie # 154.

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Most Illuminating (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Reggie; Jughead; Smithers; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie fools his friends with a trick light bulb. Mr. Lodge tries to do the same, and winds up getting shocked.
Reprints
Keywords
Electricity

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

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

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

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.6 pages (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie Club members, send in your news reports and be eligible to win cash prizes in the Archie Series Magazines.
Characters
The Archies [Archie; Jughead; Betty; Veronica; Reggie; Hot Dog]

Indexer Notes

Reports from fans Marianne Turner, Maria Medina, Chester Buckley, Judy Isaacs, and Anna Georgiou

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

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Archie Pin-Up Page / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We haven't found one lipstick that's kiss proof!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Veronica
Synopsis
Archie helps Veronica test her lipstick.
Reprints

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Bully for You (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Moose; Coach Kleats; Reggie; Jughead; Charley; Joe; Miss Grundy; Betty; Veronica
Synopsis
Coach Kleats has Moose throw a bout in wrestling practice, so as to build up Archie's confidence. Archie applies his newfound wrestling confidence to every guy he meets, so Moose has to take him down a peg.
Reprints
Keywords
High school; wrestling

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from GCD record at Archie # 156

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Protection (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Midge; Moose; toughs; doctor; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
Finding Midge out alone at night, Archie walks her home, even though he's terrified of the explosively jealous Big Moose. He's even more terrified when Moose declares that he will walk Archie home. Moose does in fact mean well, but Archie collapses from his cumulative fear.
Reprints
Keywords
Juvenile delinquent

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from GCD record at Archie # 151

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

Couch Coach (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Archie; Mr. Lodge; Dr. Ocker; Smithers
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge brings in a psychiatrist to help him cope with Archie. Archie's friendly curiosity becomes therapy for the doctor.
Reprints
Keywords
Psychiatrist

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from GCD record at Archie # 156

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

Getting Arty! (Table of Contents: 24)

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
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx marks mustaches on posters, and even on the faceless painting of modern art.
Reprints
Keywords
Modern art

Indexer Notes

Joe Edwards credits from GCD record at Archie # 156

Traction Action (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Jughead; Reggie; Moose; Betty; Veronica
Synopsis
Archie's team uses chains and locks to stay on the bobsled.

Chess Mess (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Jughead; carhop
Synopsis
Jughead uses a chess game to trick Archie into calling for the restaurant check.
Keywords
Chess; drive-in restaurant

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A House Is a Home (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Veronica
Synopsis
Archie drives his parents crazy getting the house and the family prepared for a visit from Veronica, but it turns out that she likes things casual anyway.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from GCD record at Archie # 155

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie designed all these light gadgets!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["Perfect for lovers... and music box collectors"]
  3. 2. Tough Brake
    Archie
  4. 3. Hide and Seek!
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Not Guilty
    Archie
  6. 5. ["Fantastic No Risk Offer!!!"]
  7. 6. ["Sorry, we hire only high school graduates"]
  8. 7. Oil's Well
    Archie
  9. 8. ["10 way hairpiece!"]
  10. 9. ["Football fans are crazy about this true-to-life football game"]
  11. 10. ["Amazing $1 art offer"]
  12. 11. Most Illuminating
    Archie
  13. 12. ["Get in the groove for a giant fun-in!"]
  14. 13. ["Archie Club members, send in your news reports and be eligible to win cash prizes in the Archie Series Magazines."]
    Archie Club News
  15. 14. ["Be an Archie Club member"]
    Archie Club
  16. 15. ["We haven't found one lipstick that's kiss proof!"]
    Archie Pin-Up Page
  17. 16. ["Never look short again!"]
  18. 17. ["Coin grab bag free!"]
  19. 18. Bully for You
    Archie
  20. 19. ["Here's a whole treasure chest of fun"]
  21. 20. Protection
    Archie
  22. 21. ["Dear reader,"]
  23. 22. Couch Coach
    Archie
  24. 23. ["Archie Giant Size Freakout"]
  25. 24. Getting Arty!
    Li'l Jinx
  26. 25. Traction Action
    Archie and the Gang
  27. 26. Chess Mess
    Archie
  28. 27. ["Girls!"]
  29. 28. A House Is a Home
    Archie
  30. 29. ["You'll find one of these catalogs priceless"]
  31. 30. ["100 Little Dolls All For $1.00"]
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