(February 1971)

Archie, 1970 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
5 Times a year in January, April, July, September, and October
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Brand
Archie Series Goes Glad
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Madhouse Glads / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Glads sure have some very heavy sounds!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dan Diddit; Dippy Diddit; Dick Diddit; Clyde Diddit; Fran the Fan
Reprints

Dating Diddits (Table of Contents: 1)

The Madhouse Glads / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus Lemoine
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How about Flo Zigfield, Dippy, she's at the marrying age!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dippy Diddit; Danny Diddit; Mr. Diddit; Toni Mulroy
Synopsis
Dippy and Danny think their father needs a date.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #36.

Snow Blow (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How about building a snow man, Li'l Jinx?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Russ
Synopsis
Mailing a postcard while it's snowing.

Rig Gig (Table of Contents: 3)

Fran the Fan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus Lemoine
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our fire ladders are capable of reaching 35 stories!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Fran the Fan; Dick Diddit; Dan Diddit; Dippy Diddit; Clyde Diddit
Synopsis
Fran uses a fire ladder demonstration as a way to reach the Glads' hotel room.

Nothing to Sneeze At (Table of Contents: 4)

Fran the Fan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus Lemoine
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sure, Clyde! I'll be more than glad to pick up the new music arrangements at your house!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Fran the Fan; Clyde Diddit; Dick Diddit; Dan Diddit; Dippy Diddit; Mr. Diddit
Synopsis
Fran the Fan visits the Glads, who all seem to have colds, but Mr. Diddit realizes that his sons are allergic to Fran's maxi coat.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Archie Quarter Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Fran the Fan's Glad Mail Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Fran, I think the Mad House Glads are great and that they should be on TV!
Characters
Fran the Fan; Clyde Diddit; Dick Diddit; Dan Diddit; Dippy Diddit

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers from Terri Lynn Turnbull, Susan Proscia, Cheryl Patterson and Shari Gage. Art previously credited to Joe Edwards.

That's Entertainment (Table of Contents: 7)

The Madhouse Glads / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus Lemoine
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yahoo! I'm so excited I want to shout for joy! Millions will be watching!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Danny Diddit; Fran the Fan; Rod the Mod; Dick Diddit; Dippy Diddit; Clyde Diddit; Bippy the Hippy; Mr. De-Nill; Mr. Diddit
Synopsis
The Madhouse Glads are on a local TV show.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #40. At the end of the story, the TV host mentions the show might be a hit "like the Archie TV show."

Do Your Thing (Table of Contents: 8)

The Madhouse Glads / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus Lemoine
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dan Diddit; Clyde Diddit; Dick Diddit; Dippy Diddit; Mr. Diddit
Synopsis
The Glads try to get permission to hold a rock festival on the edge of town.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The Glads sure have some very heavy sounds!"]
    The Madhouse Glads
  2. 1. Dating Diddits
    The Madhouse Glads
  3. 2. Snow Blow
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Rig Gig
    Fran the Fan
  5. 4. Nothing to Sneeze At
    Fran the Fan
  6. 5. ["Get in the groove for a giant fun-in!"]
    Archie Quarter Comics
  7. 6. ["Dear Fran, I think the Mad House Glads are great and that they should be on TV!"]
    Fran the Fan's Glad Mail Corner
  8. 7. That's Entertainment
    The Madhouse Glads
  9. 8. Do Your Thing
    The Madhouse Glads
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