(July 1971)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
That Wilkin Boy, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
Richard Goldwater

Split (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; drama
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Willie Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin

Split (Table of Contents: 1)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; drama
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Willie Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin; Rebel; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Doctor; Nurse
Synopsis
Bingo decides to drop out of school and go out on the road on his own. Rebel follows him and is hit by a car.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Indexer Notes

Bingo takes Rebel to "Doyle's Animal Hospital," named for Archie head writer Frank Doyle.

Muscle Milk (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Tough Teddy; Rebel
Synopsis
Teddy thinks that drinking Mr. Smythe's mixture of yak milk and charcoal has given Rebel super strength.

Re-Re-Run (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

Wanted Man (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Uncle Herman; Willie Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin; Rebel
Synopsis
After Mr. Smythe is heard yelling "Oh, dad blast the dad blasted dad blast," everyone yells at Uncle Herman for getting Mr. Smythe mad. Herman decides he's not wanted in the Wilkin home.
Reprints

Business Is Picking Up (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Tough Teddy; Buddy Drumhead; Rebel; Mrs. Von Ppifle
Synopsis
Teddy gets the Bingoes a gig playing at a benefit against littering.

Indexer Notes

At the Bingoes' concert, Sabrina, Archie, Betty and Veronica make non-speaking cameos.

Weather Or Not! (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Russ

A Moving Tale... (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe; Willie Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin; Rebel
Synopsis
Sampson has a new business opportunity and is moving his family away from the neighborhood, to the despair of Samantha and Bingo. Rebel works to expose Smythe's new business partners as frauds.

Bingo Tells It Like It Is!... and So Does Samantha (Table of Contents: 8)

That Wilkin Boy / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Tough Teddy
Synopsis
Bingo and Samantha give advice to readers.

Neighbors (Table of Contents: 9)

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; Rebel; Tough Teddy; Willie Wilkin; Uncle Herman; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis
After Uncle Herman tosses him a garbage-covered baseball, Mr. Smythe threatens to sell his house to an unsuitable new neighbor.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Split
    That Wilkin Boy
  2. 1. Split
    That Wilkin Boy
  3. 2. Muscle Milk
    That Wilkin Boy
  4. 3. Re-Re-Run
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Wanted Man
    That Wilkin Boy
  6. 5. Business Is Picking Up
    That Wilkin Boy
  7. 6. Weather Or Not!
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. A Moving Tale...
    That Wilkin Boy
  9. 8. Bingo Tells It Like It Is!... and So Does Samantha
    That Wilkin Boy
  10. 9. Neighbors
    That Wilkin Boy
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