(January 1988)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
9 times a year in Jan., March, May, June, July, Aug., Sept., Oct. and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie 45th Anniversary
Barcode
027100069676 01
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan De Carlo (signed)
Inks
Dan De Carlo ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reggie for Class Pres
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Keywords
elections

You Don't Need Drugs... (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...to deal with school problems...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
anti-drug message

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Trash Triumph (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Hy Eisman
Inks
Jon D’Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Miss Grundy's students each give an opinion on what to do with Riverdale's garbage, since the town has run out of places to put it.

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

Archie's Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (illustrations)
Inks
Dexter Taylor (illustrations)
Colors
Barry Grossman ? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Janessa Bonifacio and Chad Drummond.

Say Cheese! (Table of Contents: 4)

Josie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown
Synopsis
The Pussycats are about to film a cheese commercial when Melody mentions that pussycats don't eat cheese.
Reprints

On the Air! (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty gets a job as a traffic reporter at local radio station WRIV, but the station's shock jock only hired her so he would have someone to ridicule on the air. Betty finds a way to get back at him, though.
Keywords
radio

Indexer Notes

Story is dedicated to "Howard, Robin, Fred, Jackie & Gary."

The Dance Flaw! (Table of Contents: 6)

Big Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Cheryl Blossom; Pop Tate; Mr. Klump; Mrs. Klump; Mrs. Mason
Synopsis
Midge has a family obligation so she insists that Moose go to the school dance without her, but she's angry when he actually has a good time.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Archie & Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #26, the writer is credited to George Gladir.

My Favorite Season... Fall (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Francine Miller
Synopsis
Archie is supposed to call a new girl when he gets home from school but his chores get in the way.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Reggie for Class Pres"]
    Archie
  2. 1. You Don't Need Drugs...
    Archie
  3. 2. Trash Triumph
    Archie and the Gang
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Club News
  5. 4. Say Cheese!
    Josie
  6. 5. On the Air!
    Betty
  7. 6. The Dance Flaw!
    Big Moose
  8. 7. My Favorite Season... Fall
    Archie
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