(1952)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
116
Indicia Frequency
Once a year
On-sale Date
1952-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
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Issue Notes

On sale date from a promo in Archie's Pal Jughead #14.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Bill Vigoda (signed)
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Bill Vigoda (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I love Archie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones

Beach Nuts (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and the gang are at the beach on a windy day. Archie sets up a cabana fro Veronica which blows away so Archie nails it down to some wood. They start playing canasta but the wind blows the cards away so they decide to finish play in the cabana but it gets washed out to see with them still in it when the tide comes up.

All Balled Up (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
It's the first day of spring and the guys are interested in is baseball rather than girls.

Archie Fun Page (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie Fun Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Indian war paint designs, how to make Indian rattles, coloring activity and connect the dots.

The Net Wit (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Professor Strudel
Synopsis
A lepidopterist is in town searching for a rare butterfly and takes the gang with him to try and catch one.

Hoops My Dear (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Mr. Richbuck
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge has a very important meeting with Mr. Richbuck with millions on the line and Archie keep disturbing Mr Lodge.

Out in Front (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie's Rival Reggie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie are waiting in line for the school supplies store to open and Reggie hits a guy who he thinks is cutting in line.

Fountain of Youth (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The new fountain that Mr. Weatherbee got school funds for is broken in half on the day that the superintendent is coming to do an inspection. Mr. Weatherbee is also having trouble with Archie getting him wet all day.
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Gun Fun (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead gives Archie gun safety tips.

Indexer Notes

Not an officially designated PSA but it's that style of story.

Fair Game or Fowl (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead is followed by a duck after he feeds him at the pond. The duck then follows Betty into school and goes into Mr. Weatherbee's office.
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Archie Puzzle Fun (Table of Contents: 10)

Puzzles / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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The More the Merrier (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee; Mary Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Mayor Gibbons
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge is planning a Founders Day Celebration but when Betty overhears the plans she thinks he's planning a surprise birthday party for Veronica so she invites everyone over to his house.
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Babes in the Woods (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
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Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Hives (Smithers look-a-like); Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie gets himself invited on a hike by Veronica but Reggie sabotages his plans and takes her instead.

Never Count on a Dame! (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
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Angle With a Mangle (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Midge
Synopsis
Moose and Midge break up so Archie tries to get Moose to go out with Betty to keep her from getting in between him and Veronica.
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Face Your Face (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Professor Kronk
Synopsis
A TV trivia show takes Jughead's picture and tells him to watch the program to see if his picture comes up. If they do show hi picture does then he can win money if he phones in and answers the question correctly and then shows up in person to prove it's really him.

Archie Puzzle Fun (Table of Contents: 16)

Puzzles / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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It's a Snap (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
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Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Fred Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead takes up photography and Archie, Veronica and Mr. Weatherbee pose for the pictures. When Reggie develops them they get shredded by his fan and when he pieces them back together it appears to show Mr. Weatherbee hitting and kicking Archie and Betty.
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Keep Cool (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty and Veronica / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
What to do when there's a fire.

Indexer Notes

Not officially a PSA but written in that style.

Safe on First (Table of Contents: 19)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
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Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty buys a book on how to get to first base with a man and uses it on Archie. When he sees the title of the book he thinks its a book about baseball and tries to borrow it from her.

How Now Brown Cow (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee sends Archie to pick up a scow to get rid of garbage and he comes back with a cow. The farmer doesn't want it back so he takes the cow to his parent's house and then to Veronica's house after his parents make him get rid of it.

The Moose Trap (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason;
Synopsis
Jughead is tired of seeing everyone running away from Moose so he decides to use some psychology to handle him.

Don't Let It Puzzle You! (Table of Contents: 22)

Puzzles / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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Leery Theory (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee encourages Coach Kleats to use Archie as a pitcher in the baseball game even though he isn't very good. He says that modern psychology has proven that giving a job to someone with little talent sometimes inspires him to do better work.

Study Buddy (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie's Rival Reggie / comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
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Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie crams for a test that he has to pass in order to get an increase in his allowance. Reggie pretends to help him but gives him false information so Archie flunks his test.

Archie Puzzle Fun (Table of Contents: 25)

Puzzles / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

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Caught with His Plans Down! (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie's father says he can't go play gold tomorrow because he has too much to do around the house. When Archie overhears this he cancels all of his plans and tells his father that he'll do the work around the house so he can play gold. Fred thinks this must be a trick and he won't fall for it.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I love Archie!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Beach Nuts
    Archie
  3. 2. All Balled Up
    Archie
  4. 3. Archie Fun Page
    Archie Fun Page
  5. 4. The Net Wit
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  6. 5. Hoops My Dear
    Archie
  7. 6. Out in Front
    Archie's Rival Reggie
  8. 7. Fountain of Youth
    Archie
  9. 8. Gun Fun
    Jughead
  10. 9. Fair Game or Fowl
    Archie
  11. 10. Archie Puzzle Fun
    Puzzles
  12. 11. The More the Merrier
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. Babes in the Woods
    Archie
  14. 13. Never Count on a Dame!
    Archie
  15. 14. Angle With a Mangle
    Archie
  16. 15. Face Your Face
    Jughead
  17. 16. Archie Puzzle Fun
    Puzzles
  18. 17. It's a Snap
    Archie
  19. 18. Keep Cool
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. Safe on First
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. How Now Brown Cow
    Archie
  22. 21. The Moose Trap
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  23. 22. Don't Let It Puzzle You!
    Puzzles
  24. 23. Leery Theory
    Archie
  25. 24. Study Buddy
    Archie's Rival Reggie
  26. 25. Archie Puzzle Fun
    Puzzles
  27. 26. Caught with His Plans Down!
    Archie
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