(July 1972)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1972 ?
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
Guess who, Ronnie?
Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Sabrina; Big Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Archie plays "guess who" with Veronica.
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Video Vex (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is annoyed by the statements of a TV commentator about teenagers.

Horn Mourn (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Moose tries to help Archie at a rally.

Inflation Deflation (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
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Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Page of gags about inflation.

News Blues (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is worried about his health.

The Lass Is A Gas (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Cooper; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Cooper is asked if he is the best informed member of his family.

Cool Tool (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
The faculty shows its disapproval of student protests.

Belief Grief (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
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Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie won't date Gladys because of her beliefs.

Phone Groan (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge shows Veronica the ridiculous positions she assumes when she talks on the phone.

[The Archies Meet the Archies on Welch's Jams and Jelly Glasses] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Any 14 of These Hit Records] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[Hey, Kids!] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Liquid Lunacy (Table of Contents: 12)

Leroy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Leroy
Synopsis
Leroy sells a super drink.

Grip Quip (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty & Veronica order a bowling ball with 6 finger holes.

Lid Kid (Table of Contents: 14)

Leroy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Leroy
Synopsis
Leroy tries on Archie's hat.

Fear Jeer (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie tells Veronica that he is a strict conservationalist.

Quick Chick (Table of Contents: 16)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead have a race between a lizard, toad and snake.

You Know You're A Dilton-type Genius When: (Table of Contents: 17)

Dilton Doiley / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Six one-panel gags.
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Ride Guide (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty practices driving.

Better Letter (Table of Contents: 19)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica is impressed with Archie's love letter.

[Love is the Answer] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Open The Door, Dilton (Table of Contents: 21)

Dilton Doiley / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Three two-panel gags.
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Quick Pick (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The guys are in an art museum.

You Know You're A Real Drag When.. (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Eight one-panel gags.
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Vocal Yokel (Table of Contents: 24)

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
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Russ
Synopsis
Greg can't play because he's in bed after injuring himself at yesterday's baseball game.

[Page of Ads] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

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

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Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Pop Tate; Hot Dog; Jughead Jones; Big Ethel Muggs

[Reward For This Coin] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cool Tool (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Archie invents a pitching machine.

Swing Fling (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie asks Moose to push him on a swing.

Stretch Sketch (Table of Contents: 30)

Dilton Doiley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead thinks Dilton should have made his new computer out of rubber.

Test Zest (Table of Contents: 31)

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

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Genre
humor
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Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica decide what they should study first.

Boy Joy (Table of Contents: 32)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Big Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Big Ethel is happy to have found a guy at the costume party who isn't avoiding her.

Guess Success (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee catches Jughead and Archie sneaking out of class.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie Pin up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Dan DeCarlo ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Arch, here come our blind dates!! How about you take the one on your left and I'll take the one on the right?!?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie decide which girl to date.

[Strat-O-Matic Baseball] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Guess who, Ronnie?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Video Vex
    Archie
  3. 2. Horn Mourn
    Big Moose
  4. 3. Inflation Deflation
    Archie
  5. 4. News Blues
    Mr. Weatherbee
  6. 5. The Lass Is A Gas
    Betty
  7. 6. Cool Tool
    Archie
  8. 7. Belief Grief
    Archie
  9. 8. Phone Groan
    Mr. Lodge
  10. 9. [The Archies Meet the Archies on Welch's Jams and Jelly Glasses]
  11. 10. [Any 14 of These Hit Records]
  12. 11. [Hey, Kids!]
  13. 12. Liquid Lunacy
    Leroy
  14. 13. Grip Quip
    Betty and Veronica
  15. 14. Lid Kid
    Leroy
  16. 15. Fear Jeer
    Archie
  17. 16. Quick Chick
    Betty
  18. 17. You Know You're A Dilton-type Genius When:
    Dilton Doiley
  19. 18. Ride Guide
    Betty
  20. 19. Better Letter
    Veronica
  21. 20. [Love is the Answer]
  22. 21. Open The Door, Dilton
    Dilton Doiley
  23. 22. Quick Pick
    Archie
  24. 23. You Know You're A Real Drag When..
    Archie
  25. 24. Vocal Yokel
    Li'l Jinx
  26. 25. [Page of Ads]
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  28. 27. [Reward For This Coin]
  29. 28. Cool Tool
    Archie
  30. 29. Swing Fling
    Big Moose
  31. 30. Stretch Sketch
    Dilton Doiley
  32. 31. Test Zest
    Betty and Veronica
  33. 32. Boy Joy
    Big Ethel
  34. 33. Guess Success
    Archie
  35. 34. ["Look, Arch, here come our blind dates!! How about you take the one on your left and I'll take the one on the right?!?"]
    Archie Pin up
  36. 35. [Strat-O-Matic Baseball]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
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