(January 1975)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.35 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
3 times in Jan., once in March, April, June, Nov., and twice in Aug., Sept., Oct., and Dec.
On-sale Date
1974
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
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Archie's Christmas Love-In (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Merry Christmas to One and All
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Keywords
Christmas cards; fireplace; mantle

Plastic Santa (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
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Dan DeCarlo
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Rudy Lapick
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Billy Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and the gang teach Mr. Lodge who is stressed about business the true meaning of Christmas.
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Keywords
Christmas; Christmas list; Christmas tree; fudge; popcorn; smell

Christmas Treasure (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
While looking for a Christmas tree in the woods, the gang find a poor family that survive completely on the land and in the strength of their family's love.
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Keywords
apple cider; Christmas tree

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

Archie Club News / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Reports from readers Barbara O'Connor (Dorchester, MA) about a charity carnival for Muscular Dystrophy and Annemarie Brana (Bayside, NY) about her trip to see the Statue of Liberty.

All I Want for Christmas (Table of Contents: 4)

Big Ethel / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Agatha Muggs (Ethel's mother); Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Ethel can't think of anything she wants for Christmas except Jughead.
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Keywords
Christmas; dream; gift; net; present

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Archie's Restaurant in Merrillville, IN at the bottom of the first page.

Pucker Up! (Table of Contents: 5)

Miss Beazly / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Beazly; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Mr. Flutesnoot; Betty Cooper; Mr. Svenson
Synopsis
Miss Beazly is mad that Archie and Veronica are kissing in her cafeteria. Miss Beazly gets a few kisses of her own under the mistletoe.
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Keywords
Christmas; kiss; mistletoe

Christmas Carol Puzzle (Table of Contents: 6)

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Synopsis
Maze in the shape of a Christmas caroler.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I told you we shouldn't have taken him along---he's slowing up the whole drive!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
The gang are collecting paper to raise money for a children's Christmas charity and Mr. Weatherbee holds them up by reading all the comic books.
Keywords
charity drive; comic books

A Slow Thinker! (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Jinx Featuring Charley Hawse / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx and Charley are in a snowball fight and she reminds him that Christmas is in 5 days.
Keywords
Christmas list; snowball

Think Christmas Maze (Table of Contents: 9)

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Synopsis
Word search for Christmas things Archie dreams of.

Gift Suggestion List for Archie and the Gang (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Hiram Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Christmas wish list for the gang.
Reprints
Keywords
armored car; emergency food box; palm tree; pencil; red wagon; welcome mat

Santa Quiz (Table of Contents: 11)

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Synopsis
Six Santa illustrations of Santas from different states in the US.
Keywords
Christmas; matching

She's a Card (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge tries to teach Veronica a little humility when she starts gloating over how many Christmas cards she's received this year.
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Keywords
Christmas card
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Archie's Christmas Love-In
    Archie
  2. 1. Plastic Santa
    Archie
  3. 2. Christmas Treasure
    Archie
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  5. 4. All I Want for Christmas
    Big Ethel
  6. 5. Pucker Up!
    Miss Beazly
  7. 6. Christmas Carol Puzzle
  8. 7. ["I told you we shouldn't have taken him along---he's slowing up the whole drive!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee
  9. 8. A Slow Thinker!
    Li'l Jinx Featuring Charley Hawse
  10. 9. Think Christmas Maze
  11. 10. Gift Suggestion List for Archie and the Gang
    Archie and the Gang
  12. 11. Santa Quiz
  13. 12. She's a Card
    Betty and Veronica
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