Archie's Pals 'n' Gals #197 [Regular Edition]
(June 1988)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
076956145010 06
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)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's Archie and Jughead's first job as birthday clowns!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Reprints

Jet Lag Jitters (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Ruth (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Mary Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie's attempts to keep from disturbing a jet-lagged Mr. Lodge backfire.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

George Gladir credited with script in reprint.

Plays (Table of Contents: 2)

Sabrina / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Patient Patient (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Ms. Haggly; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Miss Grundy and Ms. Haggly compete for the affections of a sick Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints

Cartoon Blues (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie's Friend Chuck Clayton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Chuck takes Nancy to a comic book convention.
Reprints
Keywords
comic book convention

Hot Wheels (Table of Contents: 5)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie, Reggie, and Moose help Dilton pick out a used car.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's Archie and Jughead's first job as birthday clowns!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Jet Lag Jitters
    Archie
  3. 2. Plays
    Sabrina
  4. 3. The Patient Patient
    Mr. Weatherbee
  5. 4. Cartoon Blues
    Archie's Friend Chuck Clayton
  6. 5. Hot Wheels
    Dilton
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  • Katy Hayhurst
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