(August 1981)

Archie, 1969 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.50 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; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696808
Editing
Victor Gorelick ?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor ?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (signed)
Inks
Dexter Taylor ?
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now I know why the Little Archies call this the big beat!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Little Archies [Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones]; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Pop Tate
Keywords
dance

Growling Grizzlies (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Test Pest (Table of Contents: 2)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida [as Saburo Y.]

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie cheats on a test by copying Archie's answers, but Miss Grundy was prepared for that and catches him anyway.

More or Less! (Table of Contents: 3)

Mort / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Mort; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Mort is depressed that he'll never amount to anything.

Indexer Notes

"A fashion thank you to: Amy Hamper, Sandwich, Ill."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Archie's Fan Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Nancy Bryant, Amber Young, and Shelley Graves
Page is hand-lettered, not typeset; also includes drawings of the letter writers from photographs they submitted with their letters.

Lettering credit based on the distinctive shape of Yoshida's G and A letters.

Date Bait (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Smithers (cameo)
Synopsis
Little Jughead asks Betty on a date, but he really wants her to go on a quiz show with him to help him win big prizes.
Reprints
Keywords
quiz show

The Magic Treat (Table of Contents: 6)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida [as Bill 'Saburo' Y.]

Genre
children
Characters
Little Sabrina Spellman; Little Archie Andrews; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Betty Cooper; Little Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee (cameo); Miss Grundy (cameo); Smithers (cameo)
Synopsis
When Veronica won't invite Jughead to her party because he eats too much, Sabrina tries to help by casting a spell that makes Juggie completely lose his appetite. However, this causes several unforeseen problems and she has to undo the spell.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Little Archie's Mail Board / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor ? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Synopsis
Art and letters submitted by Rhonda Lee Zandstra, Brian Meager, Heather McKinnon, Jenny Bernstein, Karalia Dorion, Amy Lewis, Vikki Mak, Mary Kay Albowicz, Shannon Gilliam, and Mindy Berger.

Indexer Notes

Page is hand-lettered, not typeset. Bill Yoshida credit based on the distinctive shape of the letter A (very wide with a very low crossbar).

The Chow Horse (Table of Contents: 8)

Little Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Spotty; Little Veronica Lodge (dream sequence); Little Betty Cooper (dream sequence); Miss Grundy (dream sequence)
Synopsis
Annoyed that Mary invited Jughead to dinner, Fred dreams that Juggie is a centaur with an enormous appetite.
Reprints
Keywords
centaur
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Now I know why the Little Archies call this the big beat!"]
    Little Archie
  2. 1. Growling Grizzlies
    Sabrina; Hostess
  3. 2. Test Pest
    Little Archie
  4. 3. More or Less!
    Mort
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie's Fan Club
  6. 5. Date Bait
    Little Archie
  7. 6. The Magic Treat
    Little Sabrina
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie's Mail Board
  9. 8. The Chow Horse
    Little Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Dwayne Best
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Michael Eshom
  • Peter Croome
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer