(March 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
?
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)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arch, a bulky raccoon coat isn't practical!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Grid Kid (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie has remembered everything for the football game--except the tickets.

Hill Howl (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is taking a ski lesson.

Bowl Toll (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica argue about bowling scoring.

Shower Power (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Moose is in the hospital, and he blames Archie.

Handy Dandy (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie promises Veronica that he'll never set foot in Betty's house again.

Mitt Wit (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The girls discuss the protection they need while skiing.

Wear Flair (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica and Betty shop for ski clothes for Archie.
Reprints

Short-Changed or She Turned on a Dime and Split When She Figured Archie Was a Fast Buck (Table of Contents: 8)

Veronica / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Veronica misinterprets what she hears Reggie and Jughead saying about Archie and his recently-acquired rare coin.

Group Scoop (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie books a band for a school dance.
Reprints

Freeze Squeeze (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie has too much fun on his snowmobile.

Brisk Risk (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Ethel reacts unexpectedly to a television news story.

Nice News (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tells Jughead about Miss Grundy's reaction to his composition.
Reprints

Diet Riot (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
The waitress at Pop's wonders if Veronica is on a diet.
Reprints

Kiss Remiss (Table of Contents: 14)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge gives Veronica his opinion of Archie.
Reprints

News Ruse (Table of Contents: 15)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie has so-called good news for Betty.
Reprints

Tape Jape (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Mr. Lodge get their cassette tapes switched.

Sorry Sight (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica are disappointed in their ski lodge.

Can Do (Table of Contents: 18)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Jinx and Charley discuss the latest news.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters from Jacqui Schmidt (1st prize), Gerard Lavacca (2nd prize), Traci Wheary (3rd prize), and Tom Hines (4th prize), plus instructions for joining the Archie Club.

Dizzy Tizzy (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica and Betty shop for ski clothes.
Reprints

Mystery Message (Table of Contents: 21)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Gus LeMoine
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Moose gives Midge a message for Reggie.
Reprints

Rocky Romance (Table of Contents: 22)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Gus LeMoine
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty is sure she has proof that Archie really loves her.
Reprints

Seat Feat (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Miss Grundy discusses current events.
Reprints

Freeze Ease (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's mom questions his grocery purchase.
Reprints

Half Laff (Table of Contents: 25)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Betty's dad is unimpressed with a clothing sale.

Pine Shine (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Coach is interviewed by a newspaper reporter about the basketball team.

Flower Power (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie and Archie both bring Veronica flowers.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Arch, a bulky raccoon coat isn't practical!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Grid Kid
    Archie
  3. 2. Hill Howl
    Archie
  4. 3. Bowl Toll
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Shower Power
    Big Moose
  6. 5. Handy Dandy
    Archie
  7. 6. Mitt Wit
    Big Ethel
  8. 7. Wear Flair
    Archie
  9. 8. Short-Changed or She Turned on a Dime and Split When She Figured Archie Was a Fast Buck
    Veronica
  10. 9. Group Scoop
    Archie
  11. 10. Freeze Squeeze
    Archie
  12. 11. Brisk Risk
    Big Ethel
  13. 12. Nice News
    Archie
  14. 13. Diet Riot
    Archie
  15. 14. Kiss Remiss
    Veronica
  16. 15. News Ruse
    Betty
  17. 16. Tape Jape
    Archie
  18. 17. Sorry Sight
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. Can Do
    Li'l Jinx
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  21. 20. Dizzy Tizzy
    Betty and Veronica
  22. 21. Mystery Message
    Moose
  23. 22. Rocky Romance
    Betty
  24. 23. Seat Feat
    Archie
  25. 24. Freeze Ease
    Archie
  26. 25. Half Laff
    Betty
  27. 26. Pine Shine
    Archie
  28. 27. Flower Power
    Archie
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