(May 1982)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
6 times a year in Jan., March, May, July, Sept. 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
0271000695905
Editing
John L. Goldwater; Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched (some Squarebound?)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Editing credits from this issue's statement of ownership.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Isn't he a dream?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Rod Stowit

Blame Game (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Miss Phlips
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee wonders if he should call in sick to work.
Reprints

Knock Yock (Table of Contents: 2)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie thinks Moose should receive the Top Citizen award.
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You Know Your Pet Owns You When… (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
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Clean Scene (Table of Contents: 4)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Sabrina uses magic to make her small enough to clean her doll house like it is a real house.
Reprints
Keywords
dollhouse

Rink Rank (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The judges give Archie a bad score.
Reprints
Keywords
ice skating

Vidiocy (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica uses her new video camera to capture Archie kissing another girl.
Reprints

Wait! Don't Wait! (Table of Contents: 7)

Charley Hawse / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Charley Hawse; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Hap asks Charley Hawse to wait for Jinx at his own house.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Big Moose's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you have that story on the delay in passing auto-safety legislation?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Big Moose
Synopsis
Moose suggests a headline.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features) xxxx-xx-xx

[Statement of Ownership] (Table of Contents: 9)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Deft Definitions (Table of Contents: 10)

Dilton Doiley / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley

Stunt Stint (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie has a photo of a snake riding a skateboard.
Keywords
circus; skateboard

Pic Shtick (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
One of Jughead's paintings was stolen - but the thief only wanted the frame.
Reprints

Sign by Design (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughed wishes the declaration of independence had been signed during the winter so there would be one less day of school.
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Archie Presents: Loony Lockers (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
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Door Score (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee's door is always open.

Petal Power (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead loves daisies.

Flag Gag (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie has a special flag he flys when Archie comes over.
Reprints

Carry Tarry (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Roger
Synopsis
Veronica asks Archie to carry her books.
Reprints

Mean Machine (Table of Contents: 19)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose beats up a vending machine.
Reprints

Yes Mess (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead objects to the way Archie lets Veronica push him around.
Reprints

Raving with Reggie (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie is a self-made man. Reggie offends people. Reggie never holds a grudge.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Three 2-panel gags.

Plate Plight (Table of Contents: 22)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty doesn't like it when the boys watch baseball during lunch.
Reprints

Splatter Matter (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tests a can of whipped cream.
Reprints

The Moose Is Loose (Table of Contents: 24)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Big Moose; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Midge
Synopsis
Pop Tate warns Moose he doesn't serve rowdies.

C.B. Spree (Table of Contents: 25)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Big Moose; Midge
Synopsis
Moose buys Midge a C.B. radio.

Weighty Menu (Table of Contents: 26)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Beazly; Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones (in thought bubble)
Synopsis
In the cafeteria, Mr. Weatherbee wonders why one food tray is bent out of shape.
Reprints

Heap Cheap (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie are dismayed by a restaurant's prices.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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typeset

Better Late? (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

Itching to Please (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Hot Dog shares his fleas with Archie.

Knock Yock (Table of Contents: 31)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie offers Archie words of encouragement.

Drive Jive (Table of Contents: 32)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Reggie tries to show off his math skills to Miss Grundy.

Room for Improvement (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie demands more privacy for the students. Mr. Weatherbee sends him to detention.
Reprints
Keywords
High school

Aliby Guy (Table of Contents: 34)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
When Mr. Weatherbee demands Archie's alibi, Archie says he doesn't know what for. Weatherbee thinks that's a lousy alibi.
Reprints
Keywords
High school

Pic Trick (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Bruce
Synopsis
Bruce uses his camera to blackmail Archie.

Movie Mania (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie has too much homework to watch Archie's home movies - until he learns he's in the footage.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Isn't he a dream?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Blame Game
    Mr. Weatherbee
  3. 2. Knock Yock
    Moose
  4. 3. You Know Your Pet Owns You When…
    Archie and the Gang Say
  5. 4. Clean Scene
    Sabrina
  6. 5. Rink Rank
    Archie
  7. 6. Vidiocy
    Archie
  8. 7. Wait! Don't Wait!
    Charley Hawse
  9. 8. ["Do you have that story on the delay in passing auto-safety legislation?"]
    Big Moose's Gag Bag
  10. 9. [Statement of Ownership]
  11. 10. Deft Definitions
    Dilton Doiley
  12. 11. Stunt Stint
    Reggie
  13. 12. Pic Shtick
    Jughead
  14. 13. Sign by Design
    Jughead
  15. 14. Archie Presents: Loony Lockers
    Archie
  16. 15. Door Score
    Mr. Weatherbee
  17. 16. Petal Power
    Jughead
  18. 17. Flag Gag
    Reggie
  19. 18. Carry Tarry
    Archie
  20. 19. Mean Machine
    Moose
  21. 20. Yes Mess
    Archie
  22. 21. Raving with Reggie
  23. 22. Plate Plight
    Reggie
  24. 23. Splatter Matter
    Archie
  25. 24. The Moose Is Loose
    Moose
  26. 25. C.B. Spree
    Moose
  27. 26. Weighty Menu
    Mr. Weatherbee
  28. 27. Heap Cheap
    Jughead
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  30. 29. Better Late?
    Archie
  31. 30. Itching to Please
    Archie
  32. 31. Knock Yock
    Reggie
  33. 32. Drive Jive
    Reggie
  34. 33. Room for Improvement
    Mr. Weatherbee
  35. 34. Aliby Guy
    Mr. Weatherbee
  36. 35. Pic Trick
    Archie
  37. 36. Movie Mania
    Archie
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