(August 1972)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
12 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Dan DeCarlo ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man! Dig the nothing waves!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews

Kiss Bliss (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Synopsis
When the winner of a surfing contest is announced, Archie kisses a girl.

Animal Antics (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Synopsis
Archie's baseball team needs a new player, and Jughead says he'll show Archie where to get one who fits the description Archie gives.
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Whither Dither (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Boat Note (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge can sail his boat whenever he wants to.
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Wet Date (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie tries to ruin Archie's date with Veronica by spraying him with a hose.
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Morale Gal (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Surprise Prize (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica enter a surfing competition but they prepare in different ways.
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Keywords
surfing

Hot Lot (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead get jobs with the Riverdale Parks department.
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Ball Stall (Table of Contents: 9)

Big Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tom Moore ?
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Tom Moore ?
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Tom Moore ?
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Big Moose Mason; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
The last ball.
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The Early Bird! (Table of Contents: 10)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty in water up to her ankles, needs help.
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Pinch Flinch (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie takes everyone lobster trapping on his new boat.
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Keywords
lobster

Rave Wave (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Synopsis
Reggie wants to ride the wild surf while Archie scores with the girls.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Diary--I have a plan on how to make an impression on Archie...
Genre
humor; teen

On Target (Table of Contents: 14)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx gets an idea for how to get her hook to where the fish are feeding.
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Keywords
fishing

Favorite Part (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
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Indexer Notes

Archie's favorite part of coming to the beach is girl watching.

Rich Pitch (Table of Contents: 16)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge has a unique way of ignoring TV commercials.

Distress Call (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead hear cries of distress and look for the lifeguard.
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Keywords
lifeguard

Run Fun (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty tries to teach Beatrice that shouting and running are not ladylike.
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Prize Puzzle (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Harold's taste in girl watching is different than Archie's.
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Boat Banter (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tells Archie that a boat engine has 800 parts.
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Ever Clever (Table of Contents: 21)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Big Moose Mason
Synopsis
Thanks to Veronica's Space Hero Look hat, Big Moose misses Reggie.
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Camp Champ (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead has killed eight flies in one day.
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Know How (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie knows how to avoid tipping a canoe sideways.
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Make Cents! (Table of Contents: 24)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Halliday
Synopsis
Jinx would rather have ten pennies than one dime.
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Handy Fellow (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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The Disgrace (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Nice Night (Table of Contents: 27)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Next time maybe Archie will walk Betty to her house after their date.
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Hot Spot (Table of Contents: 28)

Big Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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The Warning (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Al Hartley
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie reminds Jughead that swimming after eating is dangerous.
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Don't Disturb (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's very nice, Archie...but all I wanted was a simple little fabric design!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge (in picture)
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Man! Dig the nothing waves!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Kiss Bliss
    Archie
  3. 2. Animal Antics
    Archie
  4. 3. Whither Dither
    Archie
  5. 4. Boat Note
    Mr. Lodge
  6. 5. Wet Date
    Archie
  7. 6. Morale Gal
    Betty
  8. 7. Surprise Prize
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Hot Lot
    Archie
  10. 9. Ball Stall
    Big Moose
  11. 10. The Early Bird!
    Betty
  12. 11. Pinch Flinch
    Reggie
  13. 12. Rave Wave
    Archie
  14. 13. ["Dear Diary--I have a plan on how to make an impression on Archie..."]
    Betty's Diary
  15. 14. On Target
    Li'l Jinx
  16. 15. Favorite Part
    Archie
  17. 16. Rich Pitch
    Mr. Lodge
  18. 17. Distress Call
    Archie
  19. 18. Run Fun
    Betty
  20. 19. Prize Puzzle
    Archie
  21. 20. Boat Banter
    Archie
  22. 21. Ever Clever
    Reggie
  23. 22. Camp Champ
    Archie
  24. 23. Know How
    Archie
  25. 24. Make Cents!
    Li'l Jinx
  26. 25. Handy Fellow
    Archie
  27. 26. The Disgrace
    Archie
  28. 27. Nice Night
    Betty
  29. 28. Hot Spot
    Big Ethel
  30. 29. The Warning
    Archie
  31. 30. Don't Disturb
    Archie
  32. 31. ["It's very nice, Archie...but all I wanted was a simple little fabric design!"]
    Archie Pin-Up
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