(January 1979)

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 [vertical]
Barcode:
0271000695901
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (some Squarebound?)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Don't look so worried, Mr. Weatherbee!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Principal Waldo Weatherbee

Verve to Conserve (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie is going to give a talk on saving electricity.

Quiz Wiz (Table of Contents)

Dilton / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Geraldine Grundy; Principal Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Dilton answers his own question.

Jog Agog (Table of Contents)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Principal Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Coach Kleats found a way to get the football team to jog in the mornings.
Reprints:
Keywords:
football

Cloy Ploy (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie's mom has a way to get Archie out of bed when he tries to fake being sick.

Dizzy Tizzy (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica are tired of the boys watching football all day.

Flip Quips (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones; Principal Waldo Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie is broke. Reggie gives Archie an award. Mr. Weatherbee can not be in the school play.

Indexer Notes

Three two-panel gags.

Halfies (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx breaks the string on her yo-yo.
Keywords:
yo-yo

["Is there anything wrong with Mr. Svensen?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones; Mr. Svensen; Principal Waldo Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

Two gag strips.

It's About Time (Table of Contents)

Miss Grundy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the mystery phrase.

Act Fact (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie tries to get out of the school play.

Baby Talk (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie breaks a date with Veronica to "babysit".

Girl Whirl (Table of Contents)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
Riverdale's basketball opponents have a girl player.
Reprints:
Keywords:
basketball

Plate Fate (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Hermione Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Leroy
Synopsis:
Leroy has a license plate collection.

What a Kisser (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman
Synopsis:
Sabrina kisses a frog to break a witch's spell.

Boy Joy (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Alice Cooper; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
The Coopers have new neighbors.
Reprints:

Poop Troop (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Everyone is too tired to dance with Veronica.

The Bill (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
When Jughead sees that Archie has just collected his allowance, he invites him to Pop Tate's.
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Buzz Around (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda Spellman
Synopsis:
Aunt Hilda tries to kill a mosquito.

Now 'Ear This! (Table of Contents)

Mr. Lodge / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Hiram Lodge
Reprints:

Archie Club News (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / text article / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Archie news reports from John Dallal and Howard Geschwind.

Flag Wag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie waves a white flag at a boxing match.
Keywords:
boxing

Game Aim (Table of Contents)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Coach Kleats tells the team to practice good sportsmanship.
Reprints:

Busy Dizzy (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Principal Waldo Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Everyone look busy, here comes Mr. Weatherbee.

Snack Attack (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty wants to rent a reducing machine.
Keywords:
dieting; exercise

["Strike!! Great, Mr. Weatherbee!"] (Table of Contents)

Mister Weatherbee Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy; Principal Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee bowls a strike.
Keywords:
bowling

Discovers Pie Appeal (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Josie; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Don't look so worried, Mr. Weatherbee!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Verve to Conserve
    Archie
  3. 2. Quiz Wiz
    Dilton
  4. 3. Jog Agog
    Coach Kleats
  5. 4. Cloy Ploy
    Archie
  6. 5. Dizzy Tizzy
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Flip Quips
    Archie and the Gang
  8. 7. Halfies
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. ["Is there anything wrong with Mr. Svensen?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  10. 9. It's About Time
    Miss Grundy
  11. 10. Act Fact
    Archie
  12. 11. Baby Talk
    Veronica
  13. 12. Girl Whirl
    Coach Kleats
  14. 13. Plate Fate
    Mr. Lodge
  15. 14. What a Kisser
    Sabrina
  16. 15. Boy Joy
    Betty
  17. 16. Poop Troop
    Veronica
  18. 17. The Bill
    Jughead
  19. 18. Buzz Around
    Sabrina
  20. 19. Now 'Ear This!
    Mr. Lodge
  21. 20. Archie Club News
    Archie Club News
  22. 21. Flag Wag
    Archie
  23. 22. Game Aim
    Coach Kleats
  24. 23. Busy Dizzy
    Mr. Weatherbee
  25. 24. Snack Attack
    Betty
  26. 25. ["Strike!! Great, Mr. Weatherbee!"]
    Mister Weatherbee Pin Up
  27. 26. Discovers Pie Appeal
    Josie; Hostess Fruit Pies
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Tom Sager
  • Max Capp
  • Michael Eshom
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer