(August 1975)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.25 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)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Darn! Miss Grundy wants everyone to read this big book over the summer!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Miss Grundy wants the class to read a book over their summer vacation.

A Smash Hit (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
A song on the radio reminds Archie of Mr. Lodge.

Shopper Comes a Cropper (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica is out shopping.
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Wipe Gripe (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Why does the coach need two towels for each game?
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Nice Spice (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie thinks Betty is "the salt of the Earth".
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Sign Design (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica is asked to sign a petition for equal rights for women.
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Camp Scamp (Table of Contents: 6)

Leroy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Leroy
Synopsis
Leroy can't walk any further.
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Write Sprite (Table of Contents: 7)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
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Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Moose needs to borrow something to make out a note.
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Joke of the Month Club (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews
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Indexer Notes

Twelve gags.

Report Retort (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley
Synopsis
Jinx and Charley discuss their report cards.

Hair Raising (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge gets the wrong idea when the girls are streaking their hair.

Candid Comment (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee gets a call that Archie won't be at school for the rest of the week.
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Snap Clap (Table of Contents: 12)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie thinks Veronica's new outfit makes her as pretty as the day he first laid eyes on her.

Date Fate (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie accidentally asks Betty to go steady.
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Strike Streak (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty asks Archie how many strikes are in an out.
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Keywords
softball

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Tina Wayda and Andrew Martin.

Boat Note (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are stuck in the middle of the lake.
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Sugar Sugar (Table of Contents: 17)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Moose gives Reggie a couple of "lumps".
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Diet Riot (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica is giving up her diet for one night while on a date with Archie.

Candy Dandy (Table of Contents: 19)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead learn how Moose sells so much school candy.

Coast Roast (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee has been working to hard.

Pane in the Neck (Table of Contents: 21)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie is carrying a big pane of glass while Archie and Jughead makes jokes about him.

Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 22)

Betty and Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

An unscramble the words puzzle and a spot the difference puzzle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews

Indexer Notes

Eight four-panel gags. These may be comic strip reprints.

Knack Yak (Table of Contents: 24)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee tries to dance like the kids and earns a trophy.

Smart Art (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Ethel
Synopsis
Betty asks Archie to explain inflation.

Golden Nuggets Puzzle (Table of Contents: 26)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie's Pop Pin-Up / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pick me up in about an hour, Archie!
Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie's dad is going to do some fishing.
Keywords
fishing
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Darn! Miss Grundy wants everyone to read this big book over the summer!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. A Smash Hit
    Archie
  3. 2. Shopper Comes a Cropper
    Mr. Lodge
  4. 3. Wipe Gripe
    Archie
  5. 4. Nice Spice
    Betty
  6. 5. Sign Design
    Veronica
  7. 6. Camp Scamp
    Leroy
  8. 7. Write Sprite
    Moose
  9. 8. Joke of the Month Club
  10. 9. Report Retort
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Hair Raising
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. Candid Comment
    Archie
  13. 12. Snap Clap
    Veronica
  14. 13. Date Fate
    Archie
  15. 14. Strike Streak
    Archie
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  17. 16. Boat Note
    Archie
  18. 17. Sugar Sugar
    Moose
  19. 18. Diet Riot
    Archie
  20. 19. Candy Dandy
    Moose
  21. 20. Coast Roast
    Jughead
  22. 21. Pane in the Neck
    Reggie
  23. 22. Puzzle Page
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  25. 24. Knack Yak
    Mr. Weatherbee
  26. 25. Smart Art
    Archie
  27. 26. Golden Nuggets Puzzle
  28. 27. ["Pick me up in about an hour, Archie!"]
    Archie's Pop Pin-Up
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
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