(January 1981)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year in Jan., Mar., May, June, July, Aug., Sept., Oct., and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000695901
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's Joke Book / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're number one!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Keywords
football

Leaf Grief (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are looking at the autumn leaves.

Dull Skull (Table of Contents: 2)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee wants an explanation for Moose's report card.

Brick Trick (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie shows off his karate skills.
Keywords
karate

Cheap Heap (Table of Contents: 4)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie offers to sell Archie his car.

Snap Flap (Table of Contents: 5)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica's photo of Archie didn't come out very well.

Forget Regret (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie goes back into a restaurant because he forgot something.
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Female Travail (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is swept off his feet by a girl.
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Bird Word (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie thinks the national bird looks like Mr. Weatherbee.
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Trick Kick (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
It's trick day at the school.
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Grid Kid (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie is tired after watching football on TV.

Over Her Head... (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley
Synopsis
Charley's luck horseshoe hit Jinx on the head.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews

Indexer Notes

Two strip reprints?

Music to the Ears (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Unscramble the musical phrases.

Bath Wrath (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie hides in the tub Hot Dog is getting a bath in.
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Travel Tale (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie is trying to figure out how to get enough money to pay his auto insurance.

Decision Indecision (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie can't decide which girl to take to the concert.

Work Quirk (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie's homework is very similar to Archie's.
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Yap Flap (Table of Contents: 18)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie is asked to bob for pumpkins.
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Bark Lark (Table of Contents: 19)

Hot Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Hot Dog
Synopsis
Hot Dog hears a prowler.

Talk Balk (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Carol
Synopsis
Veronica has been talking to Carol on the phone and ignoring Archie.
Reprints

Isle Guile (Table of Contents: 21)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Nanci Dakesian ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Sabrina accidentally throws out Aunt Hilda's magic lamp.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index for Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #48, no credits listed in this issue.

Dotty Duty (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee can't sleep.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this issue.

Voice Your Choice (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica doesn't want to do any of the things Archie suggests.
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Hole Goal (Table of Contents: 24)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Sabrina; Harvey
Synopsis
If Harvey makes the putt Sabrina gets to go to the movies with him.
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Ace Place (Table of Contents: 25)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Sabrina; Harvey
Synopsis
Sabrina wonders what Harvey is thinking about.
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Chore Score (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie makes a list of the chores he needs to do.
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Bizarre Car (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie gets a new rear-view mirror for his car.
Reprints

Job Jibe (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
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Letters
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Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge gives Archie some recognition for his work around the office, the mop and bucket for the Executive Washroom.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #49.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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Split Fit (Table of Contents: 30)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose takes care of the cat, the dog and Reggie.

Tub Flub (Table of Contents: 31)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Svenson; Miss Beazly
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee thinks Archie called him a tub of lard.
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Chat Frat (Table of Contents: 32)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica tells Betty about her holiday vacation.
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Hammer Slammer (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie helps Moose drive a nail.

Tail Travail (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Grundy asks Archie to tell the class a story.

Wit Bit (Table of Contents: 35)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie isn't going to stand for anymore of Moose's insults.
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Whopper Topper (Table of Contents: 36)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie thinks that Reggie can't top the homemade card he made for Veronica's birthday.
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A Little Golden Magic (Table of Contents: 37) (Expand) /

Sabrina; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["We're number one!"]
    Archie's Joke Book
  2. 1. Leaf Grief
    Archie
  3. 2. Dull Skull
    Moose
  4. 3. Brick Trick
    Archie
  5. 4. Cheap Heap
    Reggie
  6. 5. Snap Flap
    Reggie
  7. 6. Forget Regret
    Archie
  8. 7. Female Travail
    Archie
  9. 8. Bird Word
    Mr. Weatherbee
  10. 9. Trick Kick
    Mr. Weatherbee
  11. 10. Grid Kid
    Archie
  12. 11. Over Her Head...
    Li'l Jinx's Chum Charley
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  14. 13. Music to the Ears
    Archie
  15. 14. Bath Wrath
    Reggie
  16. 15. Travel Tale
    Archie
  17. 16. Decision Indecision
    Archie
  18. 17. Work Quirk
    Reggie
  19. 18. Yap Flap
    Reggie
  20. 19. Bark Lark
    Hot Dog
  21. 20. Talk Balk
    Archie
  22. 21. Isle Guile
    Sabrina
  23. 22. Dotty Duty
    Mr. Weatherbee
  24. 23. Voice Your Choice
    Archie
  25. 24. Hole Goal
    Sabrina
  26. 25. Ace Place
    Sabrina
  27. 26. Chore Score
    Archie
  28. 27. Bizarre Car
    Archie
  29. 28. Job Jibe
    Archie
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  31. 30. Split Fit
    Reggie
  32. 31. Tub Flub
    Mr. Weatherbee
  33. 32. Chat Frat
    Veronica
  34. 33. Hammer Slammer
    Archie
  35. 34. Tail Travail
    Archie
  36. 35. Wit Bit
    Reggie
  37. 36. Whopper Topper
    Reggie
  38. 37. A Little Golden Magic
    Sabrina; Hostess
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