(March 1973)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Published in Jan., Feb., March, April, June, Aug., Sept., Nov., Dec. and twice in Oct.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
Richard 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)

The World of Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, did you design this chess set?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords
chess

A Twist of Fate (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica agrees to go to the dance with Reggie, so Archie asks Betty; when Reggie and Betty both sprain their ankles, Archie and Veronica end up together.

Bubble Trouble! (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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx is practicing to be a bubble gum champ.
Reprints

Big News (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie says that Mr. Weatherbee won't believe his news--and he's right.
Reprints

Snow Job (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
In an effort to prove that he's not over the hill, Mr. Lodge challenges Archie to a ski race.
Reprints

The Acid Test (Table of Contents: 5)

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 Andrews; Professor Flutesnoot; Waldo Weatherbee; Mr. Johnson; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
After burning a hole in the floor with acid, Archie is banned from the chemistry lab, but he still manages to get in more chemical-related trouble.
Reprints

The GENTLEman (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie tries to teach Moose the rules of proper conduct and social behavior.
Reprints

The Big Truth! (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; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx and Greg are confused by the term "white elephant sale."
Reprints

Quick Quiz (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge tries to hint to Archie that it's getting late.
Reprints

Maybe (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie thinks it's bad luck to walk under a ladder.
Reprints
Keywords
superstition

Open Sesame (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie applies for a job at Lodge Enterprises.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters from Jennifer Kostura (1st prize), Mary Wilkinson (2nd prize), Debbie Gongo (3rd prize), and Tammy McGee (4th prize), plus instructions for joining the Archie Club.

Snow Go (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie comes up with a clever way to keep Veronica from knowing that he's going out with Betty.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty, did you design this chess set?"]
    The World of Archie
  2. 1. A Twist of Fate
    Archie
  3. 2. Bubble Trouble!
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Big News
    Archie
  5. 4. Snow Job
    Archie
  6. 5. The Acid Test
    Archie
  7. 6. The GENTLEman
    Archie
  8. 7. The Big Truth!
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. Quick Quiz
    Archie
  10. 9. Maybe
    Archie
  11. 10. Open Sesame
    Archie
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  13. 12. Snow Go
    Archie
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