(May 1972)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.20 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
John L. Goldwater
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's new piano instructor should be here soon!
Genre
teen
Characters
The Archies [Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]

Razzle Dazzle (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Chart Art (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen

Talk Balk (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Denise; Archie; Reggie; Jughead; Betty; Miss Grundy
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Hip Quips (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
My Dilton collects stamps!
Genre
humor; teen

Teen Scene (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen

Dilton Doiley's T Quiz (Table of Contents: 6)

Dilton / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Scrap Flap (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead likes to watch fights.
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Noodle Power (Table of Contents: 8)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Dilton asks Moose to exercise his head.
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Clerk Smirk (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ethel takes a job in a men's clothing store to meet guys.
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Bright Plight (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tries to cheer up Mr. Lodge.
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Pal Pull (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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Genre
humor; teen

Loan Groan (Table of Contents: 12)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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humor; teen

Height of Fright (Table of Contents: 13)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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humor; teen

Zest For Protest (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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humor; teen

Smart Start (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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humor; teen

Dizzy Tizzy (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arch, if I'm not back at six, I'll be at Pop Tate's!
Genre
humor; teen

Archie's Daffy Signs (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor

Gym Trim (Table of Contents: 18)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Kurt Schaffenberger

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica takes advantage of her father's preoccupation with his personal trainer.
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Keywords
exercise; personal trainer

Hip Grip (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
A lucky lock helped Ethel get a date with Jughead.
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Lesson Messin' (Table of Contents: 20)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge wants to know how Veronica is doing in driver education.
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Quick Trick (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen

Snack Pack (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen

Pages From Betty's Diary (Table of Contents: 23)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hurry Betty! You're holding up the school bus!
Genre
humor; teen

Happy Face (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie and the Gang / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor

Paper Wait (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; teen

Pressing Problem (Table of Contents: 26)

Mister Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge tries to figure out how to break Archie's guitar over Archie's head and still make it look like an accident.
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Prize Protest (Table of Contents: 27)

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

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Genre
humor; teen

Fail Tail (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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Genre
humor; teen

Hit Bit (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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Genre
humor; teen

Stiff Whiff (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen

Heave Peeve (Table of Contents: 31)

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

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humor; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Big Ethel Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Dan DeCarlo
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Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your fur jacket is a good imitation of mink, Ethel
Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Ethel's jacket is attracting the wrong kind of attention.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie's new piano instructor should be here soon!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Razzle Dazzle
    Archie
  3. 2. Chart Art
    Archie
  4. 3. Talk Balk
    Archie
  5. 4. Hip Quips
    Archie and the Gang
  6. 5. Teen Scene
    Veronica
  7. 6. Dilton Doiley's T Quiz
    Dilton
  8. 7. Scrap Flap
    Archie
  9. 8. Noodle Power
    Moose
  10. 9. Clerk Smirk
    Big Ethel
  11. 10. Bright Plight
    Mr. Lodge
  12. 11. Pal Pull
    Mr. Weatherbee
  13. 12. Loan Groan
    Betty
  14. 13. Height of Fright
    Betty
  15. 14. Zest For Protest
    Archie
  16. 15. Smart Start
    Archie
  17. 16. Dizzy Tizzy
    Big Moose
  18. 17. Archie's Daffy Signs
    Archie
  19. 18. Gym Trim
    Veronica
  20. 19. Hip Grip
    Big Ethel
  21. 20. Lesson Messin'
    Veronica
  22. 21. Quick Trick
    Archie
  23. 22. Snack Pack
    Archie
  24. 23. Pages From Betty's Diary
    Betty
  25. 24. Happy Face
    Archie and the Gang
  26. 25. Paper Wait
    Li'l Jinx
  27. 26. Pressing Problem
    Mister Lodge
  28. 27. Prize Protest
    Big Moose
  29. 28. Fail Tail
    Miss Grundy
  30. 29. Hit Bit
    Big Ethel
  31. 30. Stiff Whiff
    Archie
  32. 31. Heave Peeve
    Mr. Weatherbee
  33. 32. ["Your fur jacket is a good imitation of mink, Ethel"]
    Big Ethel Pin Up
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