(October 1991)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
1.00 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
ten times per year
On-sale Date
1991-07-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Archie Annual Digest Magazine #59.

No barcode, has Archie salutes artist of the month Chic Stone instead.
This issue has variants:

Betty and Veronica Spectacular (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan Parent (signed); Alison Flood [as AMF] (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Zerblis can pick up all the trash with his alien powers!
Genre
humor; science fiction; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Zerblis
Keywords
beach; swimsuits

Clean-Up Hitter (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (layouts); Dan Parent
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Zerblis the alien; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica befriend an alien cleaning up the environment of Riverdale in preparation for the arrival of Queen Zelda from the planet Julius.
Reprints
Keywords
alien; environmentalism

Indexer Notes

Three of the four chapters' pages are numbered as if they are stand alone stories. However chapter three's pages are numbered as if it is part of a single, book-length story.

Holidaze (Table of Contents: 2)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Sabrina explains how witches view Fourth of July festivities.
Reprints

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

Editor's Notebook / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Victor Gorelick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This month I'd like...
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes the Archie Comics staff appearance at the 1991 San Diego Comic Con, as well as Archie Giant Series #622 (World of Archie) and #624 (Pep).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Dear Betty & Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My best friend...

Snip Six-Pack Rings (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie's Environmental Tips / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead and Hot Dog show readers how to make plastic pop can rings environmentally safe to dispose of.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Betty and Veronica Spectacular
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Clean-Up Hitter
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Holidaze
    Sabrina
  4. 3. ["This month I'd like..."]
    Editor's Notebook
  5. 4. ["My best friend..."]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  6. 5. Snip Six-Pack Rings
    Archie's Environmental Tips
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