(February 1972)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
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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
Archie fell yesterday, but he said he won't make the same mistake twice!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones

Cheap Heap (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica doesn't care for Archie's homemade snowmobile.

Wise Ways (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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humor; teen
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Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie's dad tricks him into studying for his French exam.
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Bright Sprite (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Veronica Lodge; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie's cleverness backfires on him.

Slow Beau (Table of Contents: 4)

Big Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Midge confirms to Moose that he does, in fact, do everything backwards.

Basket Banter (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie think they have too many hours of basketball practice.

Middle Muddle (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty is getting in Veronica's way.

Grave Wave (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica wants Archie to encourage Reggie to stop in.

Elite Defeat (Table of Contents: 8)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
The gang is at Mr. Lodge's private ski lodge.
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Hide Guide (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
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Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
While Christmas shopping, Betty makes sure Archie doesn't see Veronica.
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Dull Skull (Table of Contents: 10)

Big Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Coach wonders why Moose doesn't put his name on his football equipment.

Study Buddy (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's love life is interfering with his schoolwork.

Print Stint (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
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Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's mom is not happy with his hygiene.

Dandy Candy (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge tries to get Archie to go home.

Locker Lunacy (Table of Contents: 14)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Coach Kleats; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose takes Coach too literally.

Swell Spell (Table of Contents: 15)

Big Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Moose has trouble with his spelling.

Kick Trick (Table of Contents: 16)

Leroy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Cousin Leroy; Bull Brown
Synopsis
Leroy has a way to keep his snowman from being knocked down.

Christmas Photos of Archie and the Gang (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Series of gags in the form of photos in an album.

Dilton's Brain Strain Quiz (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
A series of illustrated riddles.
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By George! (Table of Contents: 19)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Roz
Synopsis
Jinx is trying out for the school play.

Archie Club News (Table of Contents: 20)

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Synopsis
Results of the montage contest, with names, addresses and ages of the twenty $5 winners; letters from Ilona Johnson (1st prize) and Janet Sneyd (2nd prize); and instructions for joining the Archie Club.

Reprieve Peeve (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica's never speaking to Archie again--starting tomorrow.

Dig Gig (Table of Contents: 22)

Big Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose has a TV repair service.

Gags 'n' Wags (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Cousin Leroy; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
A series of six unrelated two-panel gags.

Dilton's Crossword Puzzle (Table of Contents: 24)

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Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
A crossword puzzle. Some of the clues are Archie-related.

Fracture Frolic (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
On a ski lift, Veronica tells Archie about the hill they'll be skiing down.
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Keywords
skiing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie fell yesterday, but he said he won't make the same mistake twice!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Cheap Heap
    Archie
  3. 2. Wise Ways
    Archie's Dad
  4. 3. Bright Sprite
    Archie
  5. 4. Slow Beau
    Big Moose
  6. 5. Basket Banter
    Coach Kleats
  7. 6. Middle Muddle
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Grave Wave
    Archie
  9. 8. Elite Defeat
    Veronica
  10. 9. Hide Guide
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. Dull Skull
    Big Moose
  12. 11. Study Buddy
    Archie
  13. 12. Print Stint
    Archie's Mother
  14. 13. Dandy Candy
    Archie
  15. 14. Locker Lunacy
    Coach Kleats
  16. 15. Swell Spell
    Big Moose
  17. 16. Kick Trick
    Leroy
  18. 17. Christmas Photos of Archie and the Gang
    Archie
  19. 18. Dilton's Brain Strain Quiz
    Archie
  20. 19. By George!
    Li'l Jinx
  21. 20. Archie Club News
  22. 21. Reprieve Peeve
    Archie
  23. 22. Dig Gig
    Big Moose
  24. 23. Gags 'n' Wags
    Archie
  25. 24. Dilton's Crossword Puzzle
  26. 25. Fracture Frolic
    Archie
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