(August 1965)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
seven times a year in February, April, June, August, September, October and December
On-sale Date
1965-06-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
John Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Sprocket / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Samm Schwartz (cartoon); Dan DeCarlo (border)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (cartoon); ? (border)
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz (cartoon); ? (border)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sprocket, you two-timer! What's this long blue hair doing on your shoulder?
Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
Captain Sprocket; Clyde Didit
Keywords
spaceship

Special Wig-Flipping Issue! (Table of Contents: 1)

Mad House / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Letters
Joe Edwards

Synopsis
List of stories and features to be found in this issue.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Previously credited to Orlando Busino.

Cowboy Heroes Always Wear White Hats (Table of Contents: 2)

Good Guy Section / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Captain Sprocket
Synopsis
Cowboy heroes wear white hats and jungle heroes wear leopard skin suits, but Mad House heroes wear silly grins.

Market Marauder Part 2 (Table of Contents: 3)

Super Disguise / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Super Disguise; Super Market Man
Synopsis
Facing a forced resignation from the Union of Super Heroes, Super Disguise disguises himself as a sheet of trading stamps in an attempt to apprehend Super Market Man.

Indexer Notes

Previously credited to Orlando Busino. P&A Supermarket is a parody of A&P.

Ups 'n' Downs (Table of Contents: 4)

Ali Bubu / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Ali Bubu
Synopsis
When Ali Babu's magic carpet runs out of gas, he uses it as a parachute and floats to the ground.
Keywords
flying carpet; magic carpet

Super Blooper (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Sprocket / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Captain Sprocket; Cobra; Lady Sprocket; Gladys
Synopsis
Captain Sprocket is too much of a gentleman to capture a lady crook, so he advertises for a female assistant.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Previously credited to Chic Stone.

Just What the Mad Doctor Ordered! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Archie's Mad House Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Wanted for Murder of Good Taste (Table of Contents: 7)

Bad Guy Section / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Super Rat Fink; Captain Shark
Synopsis
Introduction to the Bad Guy Section in the form of a wanted poster.

Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
Kola; Hokar
Synopsis
Two Saturnians go on a mission to explore Earth, but find little in value to bring home with them.

Everything Happens in Transylvania (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Three Transylvania-themed cartoons: a woman paints a mustache onto a painting of a woman; two women wear hats in a theater; Transylvania children are cleaned.

The Detergent Monster (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Poindexter; The Detergent Monster
Synopsis
Two scientists making detergent for the Agaxo Soap Laboratory accidentally create a detergent monster with the power to turn anything white.
Reprints

Archie's Jokes #33 Is It! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Archie's Jokes / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Spray Spree (Table of Contents: 12)

A Mad House Maddy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Kresse
Inks
Bill Kresse
Letters
Bill Kresse

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man hunting a bug with bug spray is being hunted by a bigger bug.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Jungle Bungle (Table of Contents: 13)

A Mad House Maddy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Kresse
Inks
Bill Kresse
Letters
Bill Kresse

Synopsis
One man warns another about native witch doctors.
Keywords
witch doctor

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Here Comes Summer Fun #34 (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Betty and Veronica Summer Fun / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Sprocket, you two-timer! What's this long blue hair doing on your shoulder?"]
    Captain Sprocket
  2. 1. Special Wig-Flipping Issue!
    Mad House
  3. 2. Cowboy Heroes Always Wear White Hats
    Good Guy Section
  4. 3. Market Marauder Part 2
    Super Disguise
  5. 4. Ups 'n' Downs
    Ali Bubu
  6. 5. Super Blooper
    Captain Sprocket
  7. 6. Just What the Mad Doctor Ordered!
    Archie's Mad House Annual
  8. 7. Wanted for Murder of Good Taste
    Bad Guy Section
  9. 8. Double Trouble
  10. 9. Everything Happens in Transylvania
  11. 10. The Detergent Monster
  12. 11. Archie's Jokes #33 Is It!
    Archie's Jokes
  13. 12. Spray Spree
    A Mad House Maddy
  14. 13. Jungle Bungle
    A Mad House Maddy
  15. 14. Here Comes Summer Fun #34
    Betty and Veronica Summer Fun
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