(August 1976)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
12 times a year: twice in Jan., Sept., Oct., and Dec., and once in March, April, June and Aug.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
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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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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arch! You're supposed to keep your eye on the lunch basket!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Better Letter (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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My favorite letter of the alphabet is "M!"
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead's favorite letter is probably Z because he snores.
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Prize Problem (Table of Contents: 2)

Mister Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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I just completed building the biggest factory in the state!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge built a great factory but doesn't know what to make in it yet.
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Repeat Treat (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Are you watching reruns again?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie likes reruns, but not leftovers.
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Boy-Joy (Table of Contents: 4)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Have you got your list of extracurricular activities for the graduation book?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Ethel lists boys as one of her extracurricular activities.
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Game Aim (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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This is a funny game you invented, Betty!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Archie play a board game created by Betty.
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Cluck Clique (Table of Contents: 6)

Big Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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D-uh! I thought teachers were meant to be smart!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
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Grade Charade (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Archie, you had the worst mark in our algebra exam!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy
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Rash-Splash (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Arch, do you honestly think you can find water with that rod?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie finds water with a divining rod.
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Keywords
divining rod

Show and Tell! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards

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Ooooh... I feel bad!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx has a nervous stomach ahead of her performance in a play.
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Sick! Sick! Sick! (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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What's the matter with Juggie? He looks sick!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead get sick eating too much ice cream.
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Lonely Night (Table of Contents: 11)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Oh, this has got to be the worst evening of my young life!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica can't understand why no one has called asking her for a date.
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Delightful Eyeful (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Wow! Look at the championship form that Archie is displaying!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie is a great gymnast until a girl walks by.
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Keywords
gymnastics; pommel horse

Pic Kick (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie Presents / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Mr. Brush, I don't like your smear tactics!
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humor; teen
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Indexer Notes

Five one-panel gags. First gag is a fence talking to a paintbrush.

Nag Gag (Table of Contents: 14)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Big Moose, where did you get that wild-eyed horse?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Moose rented a horse for an hour but all it does is buck.
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Brolly Folly (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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I'll be late for school, Mom, I'll need the umbrella!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie uses an umbrella to hide behind when he enters the school late.
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Date Fate (Table of Contents: 16)

Big Ethel / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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I want to get a collar and leash, Betty!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ethel wants a collar and leash to stop her date from running away from her.
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Nets to You (Table of Contents: 17)

Big Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Now remember, Moose, we're playing doubles!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump
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Keywords
tennis

Ever Clever (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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I'm famished, Archie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica wants to order food but Archie doesn't have any money.
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Go Woe (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Archie, go to the principal immediately!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Miss Grundy sends Archie to the principal, but the principal doesn't know what to do with Archie either.
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Mail Detail (Table of Contents: 20)

Dilton Doiley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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There's your mailman, Dilton!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Jughead wonders how Dilton will get the mail without getting wet in the rain.
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It's Not His Bag (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Cool it, Archie! That's no way to train for a fight!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead suggests Archie use a special punching bag to train with.
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About Face (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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I'm not the best looking guy in the world, Veronica, but I'm sure you've been out with worse looking guys than me!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
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Archie Club News (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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Spray Fray (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Fellow, I don't think you're spraying that paint right!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
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The Cook Look (Table of Contents: 25)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Girls, cooking is an art!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
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Net Nut (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Will you play with me, Arch?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica wants Archie to play badminton, Betty wants him to help with the barbecue.
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Keywords
badminton; barbecue

Seat Treat (Table of Contents: 27)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
As they pass by the ticket taker the gang indicates someone else will take care of it.
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Indexer Notes

Pantomime strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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Golly, Pops, did you have to do that just because I asked you to put it on the cuff?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Pop Tate dumps an ice-cream soda on Archie's head.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Arch! You're supposed to keep your eye on the lunch basket!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Better Letter
    Archie
  3. 2. Prize Problem
    Mister Lodge
  4. 3. Repeat Treat
    Archie
  5. 4. Boy-Joy
    Miss Grundy
  6. 5. Game Aim
    Betty
  7. 6. Cluck Clique
    Big Moose
  8. 7. Grade Charade
    Archie
  9. 8. Rash-Splash
    Archie
  10. 9. Show and Tell!
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Sick! Sick! Sick!
    Archie
  12. 11. Lonely Night
    Veronica
  13. 12. Delightful Eyeful
    Archie
  14. 13. Pic Kick
    Archie Presents
  15. 14. Nag Gag
    Moose
  16. 15. Brolly Folly
    Archie
  17. 16. Date Fate
    Big Ethel
  18. 17. Nets to You
    Big Moose
  19. 18. Ever Clever
    Archie
  20. 19. Go Woe
    Archie
  21. 20. Mail Detail
    Dilton Doiley
  22. 21. It's Not His Bag
    Archie
  23. 22. About Face
    Archie
  24. 23. Archie Club News
    Archie Club
  25. 24. Spray Fray
    Archie
  26. 25. The Cook Look
    Miss Grundy
  27. 26. Net Nut
    Archie
  28. 27. Seat Treat
    Archie
  29. 28. ["Golly, Pops, did you have to do that just because I asked you to put it on the cuff?"]
    Archie Pin Up
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