(September 1987)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Barcode
027100069683 09
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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

Blast from the Past (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bob Bolling

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hee! Hee! You can't beat the super-sucker, Little Archie! In moments you'll be my prisoner!
Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Mad Doctor Doom; Chester Punkett

The Die Is Cast (Table of Contents: 1)

Little Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Caramel
Synopsis
Betty hires Little Archie, Super Sleuth to search for her missing cat Caramel.
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Indexer Notes

In the first panel of page 2, Little Archie has a package of Chips Ahoy cookies, a tie-in with one of Archie's advertising clients at the time.

Little Archie's Mail Board (Table of Contents: 2)

Little Archie / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
?

Blast from the Past (Table of Contents: 3)

Little Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Mad Doctor Doom; Chester Punkett; Peggy Drake; Pop Feebly; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Little Archie discovers that Mad Doctor Doom and Chester plan to rob a bank using a ray gun called the "Bank Blaster." After Doom captures him with another device, the "Super-Sucker," Little Archie escapes, but no one will believe his story. The only hope to stop the robbery attempt may be an old cannon and the elderly war veteran Pop Feebly.
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Indexer Notes

Peggy Drake originally appeared in Bolling's first issue of "Little Archie Mystery Comics" as a wanna-be detective. Here she has replaced a similar character, Peggy Clark, as the Roving Reporter for the Riverdale Record.

The Right Choice (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
humor; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Little Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Little Archie Andrews
Synopsis
After reading the story of the frog prince, Aunt Hilda tries to kiss every frog at Carson's Creek in the hopes of finding a boyfriend.
Reprints

Tall Tales (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Ambrose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Ambrose Pipps; Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Ambrose's tall tales about his imaginary adventures get on everyone's nerves, but he has a real adventure when the Good Ol' Gang makes him crawl into the sewer to retrieve a baseball.
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Blast from the Past
    Little Archie
  2. 1. The Die Is Cast
    Little Archie
  3. 2. Little Archie's Mail Board
    Little Archie
  4. 3. Blast from the Past
    Little Archie
  5. 4. The Right Choice
    Little Sabrina
  6. 5. Tall Tales
    Little Ambrose
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