(April 1968)

Archie, 1952 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Giant Series
Editing:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US; then Standard Silver Age US; then Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Look, Mr. Lodge! Each of us has on a different outfit!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]; Mr. Lodge; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Go-Go Woe (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
To win a dance contest, Veronica hires a professional choreographer whom Betty mistakes for a Mafia hit man.

Drop Out (Table of Contents: 2)

Smithers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Smithers the butler; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doily
Synopsis:
When Veronica cuts her finger, she forces Smithers to accompany her to school to carry her books.

Happy Birthday (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Jinx is confused about Greg's age.

Inferior Intelligence (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
To earn money to take out Veronica, Archie shovels the Lodge mansion walks. To keep him from succeeding, Reggie sabotages it.
Reprints:

Practice (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling ?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
To improve their ball-handling skills, Coach Kleats instructs Archie and Jughead to dribble a basketball non-stop. So Archie takes the ball on his dance date with Betty.
Reprints:

The Statue (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Victor Gorelick

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead must transport a statue of Mr. Lodge to an opening ceremony.
Reprints:

Trouble Spot (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee tries to get an icy staircase treated with only Archie and an inept janitor to help.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #65, writing is credited to George Gladir.

The Monitor (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Bob Bolling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Bolling

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie is appointed hall monitor and only stops the girls so he can get their phone numbers.

When in Rome... (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Prof. Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
An errant snowball thrown by Reggie escalates into a snowball fight among the faculty.

Woodsman, Spare That Tree (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Jon D'Agostino
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica goes to the top of city government to get a tree spared because Archie carved their initials into it.

The Art of Skiing (Table of Contents: 11)

Professor Jughead's Educational Corner / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead teaches us the right and wrong things to do when skiing.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Look, Mr. Lodge! Each of us has on a different outfit!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Go-Go Woe
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Drop Out
    Smithers
  4. 3. Happy Birthday
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Inferior Intelligence
    Archie
  6. 5. Practice
    Archie
  7. 6. The Statue
    Archie
  8. 7. Trouble Spot
    Archie
  9. 8. The Monitor
    Archie
  10. 9. When in Rome...
    Archie
  11. 10. Woodsman, Spare That Tree
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. The Art of Skiing
    Professor Jughead's Educational Corner
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Jerry Hillegas