(September 1961)

Archie, 1953 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
eight times a year
On-sale Date
1961-07-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
John Goldwater (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1961 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who's at the door, daddy?
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge

Room with a View (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Sandra Dee, Kim Novak, Sophia Loren, and Brigitte Bardot are caricatured in this story.

Hook Line and Sinker (Table of Contents: 2)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Be Prepared (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Thrown for a Loss (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Soiled Story (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Collector's Item (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Synopsis
Elvis is coming to town and Betty wants a souvenir from him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fabian, Ricky Nelson, Paul Anka, Bobby Rydell, and Frankie Avalon are also referenced in the story.

Video Vamp (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Lover's Lament (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Close Call (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Broad Backing (Table of Contents: 10)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Whose Views (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Feline, line, mine, pine
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Love's Labor Lost (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle [Reginald Mantle III]; Marilyn
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie spot two attractive girls in the park, but they get nowhere with them.
Reprints

Ship Ahoy (Table of Contents: 13)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For the lova Mike, what do you see in that new girlfriend of yours?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Hortense
Synopsis
Reggie dates a plain girl because her father owns a yacht.
Reprints

The Show Must Go On! (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say!! Aren't you the guy they call "Lover boy" Mantle?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie tries to make time with a girl while her younger brother watches.
Reprints

Kitty Kurfew (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica's parents don't care for Archie's singing.
Reprints

The Price Is Right (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie takes Veronica to a chic restaurant, but is taken aback by the prices.
Reprints

Brush Crush (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Debt Dilemma! (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Reggie! What about that dollar I loaned you last week?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie tries to collect from Reggie.
Reprints

Nets to You!! (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm sorry, Veronica! But I accidentally ripped your badminton net the other day!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
When Mr. Lodge accidentally rips a badminton net, Archie and Veronica improvise.
Reprints

Smear Campaign (Table of Contents: 20)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Archie Presents Believe It Or Not! (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sir Wilfred the Waterlogged...
Genre
humor; teen

Presto Change-O (Table of Contents: 22)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Fountain of Plenty (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie's Sappy Sayings / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If it weren't for labor saving devices...
Genre
humor; teen

Canine Fact and Fancy (Table of Contents: 25)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
animal

Quick Draw (Table of Contents: 26)

Shrimpy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

In Awe of the Law (Table of Contents: 27)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Two Timing (Table of Contents: 28)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Set Solution (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

The Paneful Truth (Table of Contents: 30)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Hush Money (Table of Contents: 31)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Can You Beat That? (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie's Folks / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

A Jolly Good Felon (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie's Folks / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Perfect Placement (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Who's at the door, daddy?"]
    Veronica
  2. 1. Room with a View
    Archie
  3. 2. Hook Line and Sinker
    Reggie [Archie]
  4. 3. Be Prepared
    Archie
  5. 4. Thrown for a Loss
    Mr. Lodge
  6. 5. Soiled Story
    Veronica
  7. 6. Collector's Item
    Betty
  8. 7. Video Vamp
    Archie
  9. 8. Lover's Lament
    Betty
  10. 9. Close Call
    Jughead
  11. 10. Broad Backing
    Reggie [Archie]
  12. 11. Whose Views
    Archie
  13. 12. Love's Labor Lost
    Archie
  14. 13. Ship Ahoy
    Reggie [Archie]
  15. 14. The Show Must Go On!
    Reggie [Archie]
  16. 15. Kitty Kurfew
    Archie
  17. 16. The Price Is Right
    Archie
  18. 17. Brush Crush
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. Debt Dilemma!
    Archie
  20. 19. Nets to You!!
    Archie
  21. 20. Smear Campaign
    Betty
  22. 21. Archie Presents Believe It Or Not!
    Archie
  23. 22. Presto Change-O
    Veronica
  24. 23. Fountain of Plenty
    Jughead
  25. 24. ["If it weren't for labor saving devices..."]
    Archie's Sappy Sayings
  26. 25. Canine Fact and Fancy
  27. 26. Quick Draw
    Shrimpy
  28. 27. In Awe of the Law
    Moose
  29. 28. Two Timing
    Betty
  30. 29. Set Solution
    Archie
  31. 30. The Paneful Truth
    Reggie [Archie]
  32. 31. Hush Money
    Reggie [Archie]
  33. 32. Can You Beat That?
    Archie's Folks
  34. 33. A Jolly Good Felon
    Archie's Folks
  35. 34. Perfect Placement
    Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Katie
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Steve Coates
  • Keith Alan Morgan