(September 1976)

Archie, 1973 Series
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Price
0.60 USD
Pages
160
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Editing
Richard H. Goldwater
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest size
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on in, Archie! You're missing all the fun!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doily

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie Comics #103

Soft Soap Artist (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's hit the Choc'lit Shoppe
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and the gang take a unique approach to parallel parking.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

A Bum Deal (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Frese ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Odd Art (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Reprints

Off the Trolley (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
teen
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Pizacato, here's the piano tuner
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Pizacato
Synopsis
Mr. Pizacato's absent-mindedness causes the piano tuner great pain.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

A Man of Means by No Means (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Reprints

Neatness Counts (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

If Looks Could Kill (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Paul Revere (Table of Contents: 10)

American Heritage / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Reprints

The Valley of the Unknown (Table of Contents: 11)

Little Archie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; crime
Characters
Little Archie; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Little Archie's restlessness in the car helps foil an armored car robbery.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead is laid up?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead is out sick because of apples.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

Exercise Caution (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
teen
Reprints

Capitol Facts (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
John Rosenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Illustrated trivia about the monuments in Washington, D.C.

Father Knows Least (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Bob White
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Washington Bound (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Bob White
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

All Around the Town (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Bob White
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Flyin' High (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Bob White
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

All's Well That Ends (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Bob White
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Betty Party Puzzlers (Table of Contents: 20)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Place ten 'x's in a grid so that no more than two of the same symbol is in a direct line.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are y'doin' in here?
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead gets confronted by a cop.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

See You in the Funnies (Table of Contents: 22)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

The '49ers (Table of Contents: 23)

American Heritage / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; history
Synopsis
Historical article on the California gold rush of 1849.

Sporting Chance (Table of Contents: 24)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Reprints

Picnic Pooper (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Reprints

Wots the Dif? (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie humorously contrasts several occupations.

Optimistic (Table of Contents: 27)

Reggie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doily; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie starts wearing prescription glasses to avoid a beating from Moose.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Miss Grundy, we've been figuring
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are concerned for Miss Grundy's future.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

The Carson's Creek Story (Table of Contents: 29)

Little Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling ?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Little Archie; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Miss Grundy assigns Little Archie to do a report on the history of Riverdale. The boy gets help with the report when he's visited by the spirit of Joshua Carson, the founder of Riverdale.

Love in Gloom (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
teen
Reprints

My Favorite Fiend (Table of Contents: 31)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Reprints

Suit Yourself (Table of Contents: 32)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling ?
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie tries to sabotage Archie with a trick tuxedo.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is that Miss Grundy's labeling maching?
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Grundy goes overboard with her labeling machine.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

Money Happy Returns (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Martin Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp

Genre
teen
Reprints

Possum Holler Hijinks (Table of Contents: 35)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Reprints

Puppy Love (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
teen
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Give me a four
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go golfing.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Come on in, Archie! You're missing all the fun!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Soft Soap Artist
    Archie
  3. 2. ["Let's hit the Choc'lit Shoppe"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  4. 3. A Bum Deal
    Jughead
  5. 4. Odd Art
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Off the Trolley
    Archie
  7. 6. ["Mr. Pizacato, here's the piano tuner"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  8. 7. A Man of Means by No Means
    Reggie
  9. 8. Neatness Counts
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. If Looks Could Kill
    Betty
  11. 10. Paul Revere
    American Heritage
  12. 11. The Valley of the Unknown
    Little Archie
  13. 12. ["Jughead is laid up?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  14. 13. Exercise Caution
    Jughead
  15. 14. Capitol Facts
  16. 15. Father Knows Least
    Archie
  17. 16. Washington Bound
    Archie
  18. 17. All Around the Town
    Archie
  19. 18. Flyin' High
    Archie
  20. 19. All's Well That Ends
    Archie
  21. 20. Betty Party Puzzlers
    Betty
  22. 21. ["What are y'doin' in here?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  23. 22. See You in the Funnies
    Li'l Jinx
  24. 23. The '49ers
    American Heritage
  25. 24. Sporting Chance
    Betty and Veronica
  26. 25. Picnic Pooper
    Jughead
  27. 26. Wots the Dif?
    Archie
  28. 27. Optimistic
    Reggie
  29. 28. ["Miss Grundy, we've been figuring"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  30. 29. The Carson's Creek Story
    Little Archie
  31. 30. Love in Gloom
    Archie
  32. 31. My Favorite Fiend
    Jughead
  33. 32. Suit Yourself
    Reggie
  34. 33. ["Is that Miss Grundy's labeling maching?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  35. 34. Money Happy Returns
    Archie
  36. 35. Possum Holler Hijinks
    Betty and Veronica
  37. 36. Puppy Love
    Archie
  38. 37. ["Give me a four"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
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