(October 1981)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly except for February, April and November
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696710
Editing
Victor Gorelick (art director); Richard H. Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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 (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Not now, Dilton! I've a thousand and one things on my mind!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Dilton Doily; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Reprints
Keywords
beach; swimsuits

Cycle Saga (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead accidentally combines parts of his vehicle with Archie's and wins a race for energy efficient vehicle prototypes.

Short Thought (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx's Chum, Charley / 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
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Charley gets a letter from his cousin.
Reprints

Help Wanted (Table of Contents: 3)

Fred / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Using the key given, break the code and find out what Fred wants.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Reggie's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, this sure is a roundabout route we're taking.
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie, Jughead and Archie travel to a Flying Saucer Convention.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

Kick the Bucket (Table of Contents: 5)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Eric Lee
Letters
Bill Yoshida [as Saburo Y.]

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Reggie has a date at Veronica's home and Archie tries to invite himself along.
Reprints

Weigh Out (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica invites Archie along on a fishing trip with her father and Mr. Lodge reluctantly agrees.
Reprints

Crowned Hound (Table of Contents: 7)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida [as Bill Y.]

Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Hot Dog is about to be evicted from the beach until he saves a drowning swimmer.
Reprints
Keywords
lifeguard
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Not now, Dilton! I've a thousand and one things on my mind!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Cycle Saga
    Archie and the Gang
  3. 2. Short Thought
    Li'l Jinx's Chum, Charley
  4. 3. Help Wanted
    Fred
  5. 4. ["Boy, this sure is a roundabout route we're taking."]
    Reggie's Gag Bag
  6. 5. Kick the Bucket
    Reggie
  7. 6. Weigh Out
    Mr. Lodge
  8. 7. Crowned Hound
    Hot Dog
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