(October 1978)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.35 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
Barcode
0271000695910
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
Whee! Archie promised to show me a swinging time!
Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews

Jive Dive (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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teen
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Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Dix
Synopsis
Archie's diving needs work.
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Paddle Twaddle (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen

Chore Flaw (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen

Bubble Trouble (Table of Contents: 4)

Hot Dog / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
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Wonder Blunder (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
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The Wild Wooly West (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Old West sayings with humorous modern interpretations.
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Rad Pad (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie needs a cheek pad after Veronica slaps him.
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Base Bawl (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Archie drops a fly ball.
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Keywords
baseball

Getting the Point (Table of Contents: 9)

Li'l Jinx’s Pal Fat Charley / comic story / 0.5 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; children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie’s Gag Bag / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We’re going to a luau!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie’s Gag Bag / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ease it off the mooring, Veronica!

Making End$ Meet (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

Strange Exchange (Table of Contents: 13)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica wouldn't talk to Archie if he was the last man on Earth.
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Flake Outbreak (Table of Contents: 14)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Midge wants to forget about their fight and make up.
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Pear Affair (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge doesn't like Veronica's 'pear' group.
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Danger Arranger (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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Dan Decarlo ?
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica talk about bikinis.
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Chore Flaw (Table of Contents: 17)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead's mother asks him to mow the lawn.
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Race Ace (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen

Castle Hassle (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Moose will fight anybody who tries to knock down his sand castle, including the tide.
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Green Scene (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Gladys
Synopsis
Gladys thinks Archie has a beautiful shape to his head.
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Play Plight (Table of Contents: 21)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper

Sight Delight (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Math Wrath (Table of Contents: 23)

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

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Genre
teen

Report Retort (Table of Contents: 24)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Topsy Turvy (Table of Contents: 25)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Moose is afraid he might fall off the Earth.
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Keywords
croquet

Whistle Whizz (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Miss Haggly; Gary
Synopsis
Archie whistles at his teachers rather than pretty girls on the beach.
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Tent Comment (Table of Contents: 27)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Miss Grundy challenges Mr. Weatherbee to say something nice about Archie.
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Crave to Save (Table of Contents: 28)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
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Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica bought a $90 swimsuit.
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Remote Note (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee takes the boys far from civilization.
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Click Pick (Table of Contents: 30)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
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Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie is his own best customer.
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Star Struck (Table of Contents: 31)

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

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Genre
teen
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Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie knows how to read the sky to tell directions at night.
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Fright Sight (Table of Contents: 32)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Reggie almost tells Moose off, then remembers what happened to the last guy that did.
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Disaster Master (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie only broke three vases.
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Loller Scholar (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie, Reggie and Moose watch girls at the beach.
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Whee! Archie promised to show me a swinging time!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Jive Dive
    Archie
  3. 2. Paddle Twaddle
    Betty
  4. 3. Chore Flaw
    Betty
  5. 4. Bubble Trouble
    Hot Dog
  6. 5. Wonder Blunder
    Big Moose
  7. 6. The Wild Wooly West
    Archie
  8. 7. Rad Pad
    Archie
  9. 8. Base Bawl
    Archie
  10. 9. Getting the Point
    Li'l Jinx’s Pal Fat Charley
  11. 10. ["We’re going to a luau!"]
    Archie’s Gag Bag
  12. 11. ["Ease it off the mooring, Veronica!"]
    Archie’s Gag Bag
  13. 12. Making End$ Meet
    Archie
  14. 13. Strange Exchange
    Veronica
  15. 14. Flake Outbreak
    Moose
  16. 15. Pear Affair
    Mr. Lodge
  17. 16. Danger Arranger
    Betty and Veronica
  18. 17. Chore Flaw
    Jughead
  19. 18. Race Ace
    Archie
  20. 19. Castle Hassle
    Big Moose
  21. 20. Green Scene
    Archie
  22. 21. Play Plight
    Reggie
  23. 22. Sight Delight
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. Math Wrath
    Big Moose
  25. 24. Report Retort
    Veronica
  26. 25. Topsy Turvy
    Moose
  27. 26. Whistle Whizz
    Archie
  28. 27. Tent Comment
    Mr. Weatherbee
  29. 28. Crave to Save
    Veronica
  30. 29. Remote Note
    Archie and the Gang
  31. 30. Click Pick
    Reggie
  32. 31. Star Struck
    Big Moose
  33. 32. Fright Sight
    Reggie
  34. 33. Disaster Master
    Archie
  35. 34. Loller Scholar
    Archie
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