(February 1971)

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
?
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)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ronnie, your outfit is outasite for dancing!
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; The Madhouse Glads [Dick Didit; Clyde Didit; Dan Didit; Dippy Didit]
Reprints

Paper Weight (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Protest? Riot? Not in my school, Mr. rebel editor!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie publishes a tongue-in-cheek article about protests in the school paper and it turns into an actual protest.

Almost Everything (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie's broke again! He can't take me out!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge finances Archie's date with Veronica to get rid of him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

'Archie's' is typed as written in the comic.

Finishes First for a Change (Table of Contents: 3)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oops!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica gets a life-like balloon made of Archie to keep in her car to make Betty think he's on a date with her but she gets it filled with helium instead of air by mistake and ends up floating up into the sky with it.

Hero to Go (Table of Contents: 4)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reggie Mantle is our great hope of winning against Central High on Saturday!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Coach Kleats; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
The coach expects everyone to keep Reggie safe and secure so that he's in good shape for Saturday's basketball game.
Reprints

Stage Struck (Table of Contents: 5)

Mister Weatherbee / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Observer the Bee buzzing at high frequency!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs; Mr. Svenson; Mr. Beaker; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee gets hurt in an explosion in the school chemistry lab and when he wakes up he thinks he died when he sees Betty and Veronica dressed as angels and Archie dressed as the devil for the school play.

Archie Club News (Table of Contents: 6)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
?

Breaking In (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sheez...I'm getting a clobbering!!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Jinx gets attacked with snowballs and decides if she can't defeat the enemy she should join them.

Raps about Reggie (Table of Contents: 8)

Reggie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our fan magazine readers want to know if it's true that Reggie is vain and egostistical!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie gets interviewed for a magazine.

Photo Finish (Table of Contents: 9)

Dilton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling ?
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Nancy Dakesian
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man! There's a lot of heavy bread tooling around out here today!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Dilton enters a lawn tractor in an auto race and wins.
Reprints

The Lucky One (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's not everone who can be entertained in their home by The Archies!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge wants The Archies to play something else.

Neither Rain Nor Snow-- (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Greg! I'd like to come over to your house!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx' New Year's resolution is to return everything she borrowed from Greg.
Reprints

Only (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy, am I tired!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie tells Mr. Lodge that he's only as old as he feels and then regrets it as Mr. Lodge joins them at Pop Tate's and tries to be like them.
Reprints

Ageless Love (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Run Betty, run!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Fred wants Archie to get his billfold monogrammed. Betty volunteers to take it in. Veronica spots her at the store and assumes she's getting it monogrammed to give to Archie. She arranges to have the monogram changed.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Big Moose Pin Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the matter, Moose...you look puzzled!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump

Awesome Audition (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Phew! That was close!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Moose auditions for The Archies and smashes Jughead's drum.

Deep Freeze (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brrr!...It's cold!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie is late to pick up Betty and Reggie lies to her that he's with Veronica. When they find out about his lies they use a pretty friend to play a trick on Reggie and leave him in the cold at the docks.

Out Cold! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

International Correspondence Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Ronnie, your outfit is outasite for dancing!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Paper Weight
    Archie
  3. 2. Almost Everything
    Archie
  4. 3. Finishes First for a Change
    Veronica
  5. 4. Hero to Go
    Reggie
  6. 5. Stage Struck
    Mister Weatherbee
  7. 6. Archie Club News
  8. 7. Breaking In
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. Raps about Reggie
    Reggie
  10. 9. Photo Finish
    Dilton
  11. 10. The Lucky One
    Archie
  12. 11. Neither Rain Nor Snow--
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. Only
    Archie
  14. 13. Ageless Love
    Betty and Veronica
  15. 14. ["What's the matter, Moose...you look puzzled!"]
    Big Moose Pin Up
  16. 15. Awesome Audition
    Archie
  17. 16. Deep Freeze
    Archie
  18. 17. Out Cold!
    International Correspondence Schools
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