(August 1972)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
7 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
Richard Goldwater

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Psst! Archie! If I tried to kiss Rhonda, would she cry for help?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle, Rhonda
Reprints

Penny Poor (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
Samm Schwartz ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie borrows lots of money to vote in a contest for Veronica, but he's shocked when Veronica loses and he finds out who put up more money against her.
Reprints

Strangers in the Day (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Veronica is angry with Archie and refuses to have anything to do with him unless someone introduces him to her as if they were strangers.
Reprints

Cool It! (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
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Roz

Yak Flack (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs

Fashion Daze (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs

Indexer Notes

six two-panel gag strips

Yak Knack (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews

Seat Treat (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Keywords
nurses

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Julie Loundy; Timothy Williams; Brad Woelk; Shirley Melingham

The Eye Has It! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

Volunteer Venture (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
Samm Schwartz ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Beazly

Finny Facts (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
Samm Schwartz ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; teen
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead visit the aquarium.
Reprints

The Deadly Game Part One (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead find a bag of white powder in a trash can. They take it to Archie's dad for advice about what to do and he sends them to the police station, but before they get there they are arrested for drug possession by two policemen who were trailing them.
Reprints
Keywords
drugs

Indexer Notes

First Archie anti-drug story?
Story continues in the following issue (#72).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Psst! Archie! If I tried to kiss Rhonda, would she cry for help?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Penny Poor
    Archie
  3. 2. Strangers in the Day
    Archie
  4. 3. Cool It!
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Yak Flack
    Jughead
  6. 5. Fashion Daze
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Yak Knack
    Archie
  8. 7. Seat Treat
    Reggie
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  10. 9. The Eye Has It!
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Volunteer Venture
    Jughead
  12. 11. Finny Facts
    Teach-In
  13. 12. The Deadly Game Part One
    Archie
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