Archie's Pals 'n' Gals #203 [Newsstand]
(January 1989)

Archie, 1952 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Published nine times a year (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
Barcode
076956145010 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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Miss Grundy, does this mean my dessert flunks?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Nancy Woods

May I Cut In? (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie is tired with how often other guys asks to dance with Veronica, so he goes to dance with another girl.
Reprints

Food Mood (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
A waitress asks why Jughead comes to see her so often.

It's All In the Image (Table of Contents: 3)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Reggie fakes a picture of himself lifting a car, and Moose thinks he is no longer the strongest kid in school.
Reprints

One Day In the Life of a Teacher (Table of Contents: 4)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
A day in the life of Miss Grundy.

Archie's Club News (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
? (signed EL)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Letters about starting a newspaper for kids and nursing a bird with a broken wing back to health.

Americana Trivia (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Decode some answers to Colonial America trivia.

Team Player (Table of Contents: 7)

Dilton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Tom Moore
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Coach Kleats; Coach Clayton; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Howitzer
Synopsis
Dilton is upset when he doesn't make the football team, but he helps win a game by dressing up as a ram and distracting the other team.
Reprints

Health Education (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
PSA about AIDS education.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Miss Grundy, does this mean my dessert flunks?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. May I Cut In?
    Archie
  3. 2. Food Mood
    Jughead
  4. 3. It's All In the Image
    Reggie
  5. 4. One Day In the Life of a Teacher
    Miss Grundy
  6. 5. Archie's Club News
    Archie's Club News
  7. 6. Americana Trivia
    Archie
  8. 7. Team Player
    Dilton
  9. 8. Health Education
    Archie
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