(August 1960)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
8 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched (some Squarebound?)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica! Did Archie get there yet?
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie Comics #55

Money Happy Returns (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Andrews
Synopsis
Archie gets a check for $100 for his birthday.
Reprints

Lamb Pooned (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
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Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Call Stall (Table of Contents: 3)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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Genre
humor; teen

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

Archie's Sports Shorts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Try a different strategy...like hitting the ball!
Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Original indexer had possibly credited Neal Adams, but according to Neal's own memories, this is not one of the stories on his list of Archie work.

Dilton Doily's Poetry Page (Table of Contents: 5)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Dilton Doily
Synopsis
Four humorous poems.

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

Dilton Doily's Poetry Page / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now Reggie once boasted--so cocky and cool--
Genre
humor; teen

Present Alms! (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Fred thinks Archie needs to be more self-reliant.
Reprints

Popularity Pays (Table of Contents: 8)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose [Malcolm Mason]
Synopsis
Moose takes a popularity course.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Riverdale Bulletin Board / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Attention! The girls' club is having a rummage sale!
Genre
humor

Knotty Problem (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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?
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen

Car-Hoppers (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie and Co. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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?
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?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Scrambled Yoks (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie & Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Match Archie's jokes with Jughead's punchlines.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Unless the title was used more than once, this could be the same page as was used in issue 44; Neal's own memories are only that he did a Scrambled Yoks page, not which one he did.

Gasser (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
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?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Original indexer had possibly credited Neal Adams, but according to Neal's own memories, this is not one of the stories on his list of Archie work.

Complex Situation (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Original indexer had possibly credited Neal Adams, but according to Neal's own memories, this is not one of the stories on his list of Archie work.

Archie's Carnival Cutups (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Original indexer had possibly credited Neal Adams, but according to Neal's own memories, this is not one of the stories on his list of Archie work.

Dog Gone (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Don't Dent the Dentures (Table of Contents: 17)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead
Synopsis
Jughead goes to the dentist.

Indexer Notes

According to Neal's own memories, this is one of the stories he did.

Unsound of Music (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

The Class and I (Table of Contents: 19)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Cut That Tape (Table of Contents: 20)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Fish Tale (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Bully For You (Table of Contents: 22)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
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Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Reel Trouble (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Heads and Tales (Table of Contents: 24)

Miss Grundy and Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen

The Big Show-Up (Table of Contents: 25)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?

Genre
humor; teen

All Wet (Table of Contents: 26)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen

Mastodon (Table of Contents: 27)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; superhero

Rope Tricks (Table of Contents: 28)

Shrimpy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

Crossed Wires (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Script
?
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Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well--there's one thing in your favor--
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Guitar Blues (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Original indexer hadn't been certain this was Neal Adams work, but per his own memories, this is one of the stories he did for Archie publications.

Mama Knows Best (Table of Contents: 32)

Betty's Mom / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Sick! Sick! Sick! (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Teacher's Fret (Table of Contents: 34)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

It's a Hard Life (Table of Contents: 35)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Original indexer hadn't been certain this was Neal Adams work, but per his own memories, this is one of the stories he did for Archie publications.

Paint Pain (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Indexer Notes

Original indexer hadn't been certain this was Neal Adams work, but per his own memories, this is one of the stories he did for Archie publications.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Veronica! Did Archie get there yet?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Money Happy Returns
    Archie
  3. 2. Lamb Pooned
    Archie
  4. 3. Call Stall
    Veronica
  5. 4. ["Try a different strategy...like hitting the ball!"]
    Archie's Sports Shorts
  6. 5. Dilton Doily's Poetry Page
  7. 6. ["Now Reggie once boasted--so cocky and cool--"]
    Dilton Doily's Poetry Page
  8. 7. Present Alms!
    Archie
  9. 8. Popularity Pays
    Moose
  10. 9. ["Attention! The girls' club is having a rummage sale!"]
    Riverdale Bulletin Board
  11. 10. Knotty Problem
    Archie
  12. 11. Car-Hoppers
    Archie and Co.
  13. 12. Scrambled Yoks
    Archie & Jughead
  14. 13. Gasser
    Archie
  15. 14. Complex Situation
    Archie
  16. 15. Archie's Carnival Cutups
    Archie
  17. 16. Dog Gone
    Archie
  18. 17. Don't Dent the Dentures
    Jughead
  19. 18. Unsound of Music
    Archie
  20. 19. The Class and I
    Miss Grundy
  21. 20. Cut That Tape
    Mr. Weatherbee
  22. 21. Fish Tale
    Archie
  23. 22. Bully For You
    Moose
  24. 23. Reel Trouble
    Archie
  25. 24. Heads and Tales
    Miss Grundy and Mr. Weatherbee
  26. 25. The Big Show-Up
    Reggie
  27. 26. All Wet
    Coach Kleats
  28. 27. Mastodon
  29. 28. Rope Tricks
    Shrimpy
  30. 29. Crossed Wires
  31. 30. ["Well--there's one thing in your favor--"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  32. 31. Guitar Blues
    Archie
  33. 32. Mama Knows Best
    Betty's Mom
  34. 33. Sick! Sick! Sick!
    Jughead
  35. 34. Teacher's Fret
    Moose
  36. 35. It's a Hard Life
    Veronica
  37. 36. Paint Pain
    Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • James Zieff
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Tom Sager
  • Max Capp
  • Michael Eshom
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer