(August 1969)

Archie, 1952 Series
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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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Archies / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]

What's Eating You? (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley ?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge reluctantly allows accident-prone Archie to join Veronica in a family outing to an upscale restaurant.

Second Fiddle (Table of Contents: 2)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
A swell of fan interest in him causes Reggie to quit The Archies and go solo.

Facade at Firehouse 5 (Table of Contents: 3)

Big Ethel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ethel tries to get the firemen in the local fire station to whistle at her the way they whistle at Betty.
Reprints

Latest in Fashions (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Ethel Muggs; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
The girls decide to teach Veronica a lesson on being obsessed with the latest styles.

Art Critic (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Greg asks Jinx's opinion of his latest work of impressionist art.

Bellbottom Blackout (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead gets concussed while running from Ethel and thinks he's a sailor on a U.S. destroyer during World War II.
Reprints

Goody Goody for You (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Mario Acquaviva

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
When Veronica finds Betty baking pastries for Archie, she invites Jughead over to sabotage the project.
Reprints

Bus Fuss (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie tries to explain why he's late for school.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't help it if you misunderstood me, Jughead
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are sitting on a bench watching girls go by, and one of them is bored.

Reverse Stand (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie and Moose get into an argument over who is smarter.

Okay, Everybody...Smile! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty tries to convince Archie to break an opera date with Veronica by convincing him that he can't afford it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part one of a two part story.

The Opera Stoppers (Table of Contents: 12)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Unable to convince Archie to break the date, Betty gets herself and the gang invited along to sabotage it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part two of two.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Archies
  2. 1. What's Eating You?
    Archie
  3. 2. Second Fiddle
    Reggie
  4. 3. Facade at Firehouse 5
    Big Ethel
  5. 4. Latest in Fashions
    Veronica
  6. 5. Art Critic
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. Bellbottom Blackout
    Jughead
  8. 7. Goody Goody for You
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Bus Fuss
    Archie
  10. 9. ["I can't help it if you misunderstood me, Jughead"]
    Archie Pin Up
  11. 10. Reverse Stand
    Archie
  12. 11. Okay, Everybody...Smile!
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. The Opera Stoppers
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Keith Alan Morgan
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
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