(October 1970)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
5 Times a Year in January, April, July, Sept., and Oct.
On-sale date
1970
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
That Wilkin Boy, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series Goes 'Bingo'
Editing
Richard Goldwater (uncredited)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Big Broadcast (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Tough Teddy; Buddy Drumhead; Uncle Herman

To Stretch a Point (Table of Contents: 1)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Tough Teddy
Synopsis
Teddy tries to make his move on Samantha while Bingo becomes obsessed with playing paddleball.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit taken from 2014 reprint. Previous indexer thought story seemed to be written by Frank Doyle.

Bingo Tells It Like It Is (Table of Contents: 2)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eda Edwards [as Bingo]
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Characters
Bingo Wilkin
Synopsis
Bingo tells readers how to fix their lives.

Test Pilot! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Reprints

The Big Broadcast (Table of Contents: 4)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Tough Teddy; Buddy Drumhead; Uncle Herman
Synopsis
Uncle Herman re-wires the Bingoes' sound equipment, giving them a better sound but accidentally broadcasting them to every radio and TV in town.
Reprints

Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents: 5)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis
Bingo tries to win Mr. Smythe's undying gratitude by saving his life.
Reprints

[Amaze your friends with your mind reading ability!] (Table of Contents: 6)

Sabrina Tricks / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Sabrina Spellman

Air Your Gripes (Table of Contents: 7)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Tough Teddy; Buddy Drumhead; Rebel
Synopsis
Mr. Smythe organizes a pro-environmental demonstration at City Hall, and inspired by his activism, the Bingoes show up at the protest to help the cause with their music.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Big Broadcast
    That Wilkin Boy
  2. 1. To Stretch a Point
    That Wilkin Boy
  3. 2. Bingo Tells It Like It Is
  4. 3. Test Pilot!
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. The Big Broadcast
    That Wilkin Boy
  6. 5. Treasure Hunt
    That Wilkin Boy
  7. 6. [Amaze your friends with your mind reading ability!]
    Sabrina Tricks
  8. 7. Air Your Gripes
    That Wilkin Boy
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  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Steven Rowe