(June 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
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)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They say you live longer if you jog!
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Jughead with Archie Digest #40

Store Front Good Guys (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge donates a rundown storefront in a depressed area of the city so Archie, Reggie and Jughead can use it to help people with their problems.

The Vandals (Table of Contents: 2)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Bob Bolling
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Someone is vandalizing Coach Kleats' office and he's determined to find out who.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, did your father write this story?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie turns in a paper that Miss Grundy suspects he didn't write.

Flake Off (Table of Contents: 4)

Teach-In / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doily; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Dilton explains snow.

Change for the Better (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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx doesn't want to consume anything that's good for her.

Loser's Luck (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Prof. Flutesnoot; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
To prove that his wealth isn't the only advantage he has over Archie, Reggie switches clothes with Archie and gives him use of a sports car for a day.
Reprints

The Animal Lover (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie's attempts at intimacy with Veronica keep getting interrupted by her new cat.
Reprints

Fun City (Table of Contents: 8)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Reggie is on a prank spree, until he runs into Jughead.
Reprints

Date with Fate (Table of Contents: 9)

Big Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Ethel is ecstatic about getting a date for the prom.

The "Bear" (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge is a member of the local "Polar Bears" club, who go swimming in winter, and Veronica forces Archie to join them.
Reprints

Lunch Break (Table of Contents: 11)

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; Roz
Synopsis
Jinx gets the most out of her sack lunch.

Dilton Raps About His Image (Table of Contents: 12)

Dilton / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doily; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Dilton tries to explain away what he feels are some misconceptions about him.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Since this is our first date
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie gets some bad news on a date.

Soots Me (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
?
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
To get enough money to take Veronica out in the style she demands, Archie takes a job as a chimney sweep.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Please don't drive so fast
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie has advice to calm Veronica's fears about his driving.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["They say you live longer if you jog!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Store Front Good Guys
    Archie
  3. 2. The Vandals
    Coach Kleats
  4. 3. ["Archie, did your father write this story?"]
    Archie Pin Up
  5. 4. Flake Off
    Teach-In
  6. 5. Change for the Better
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. Loser's Luck
    Archie
  8. 7. The Animal Lover
    Archie
  9. 8. Fun City
    Reggie
  10. 9. Date with Fate
    Big Ethel
  11. 10. The "Bear"
    Archie
  12. 11. Lunch Break
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. Dilton Raps About His Image
    Dilton
  14. 13. ["Since this is our first date"]
    Reggie Pin Up
  15. 14. Soots Me
    Archie
  16. 15. ["Please don't drive so fast"]
    Archie Pin Up
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
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