(August 1981)

Archie, 1969 Series
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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

["Now I know why the Little Archies call this the big beat!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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
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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
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