(July 1973)

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
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 Banning of Bingo (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; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe

The Banning of Bingo! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis
When Samantha's grades go down, Mr. Smythe assumes it's because she's been seeing too much of Bingo, and forbids them to see each other until her grades improve.
Reprints

Blockhead (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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Russ

Some Changes Made (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Willie Wilkin; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis
A snooty interior decorator comes over and tells Mr. Wilkin that everything in his house will have to go, much to Mr. Smythe's amusement.
Reprints

The Busy Body (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis
Mr. Smythe is upset that everyone is whispering when he's around, and demands to know what's going on behind his back.
Reprints

Taken For Granite (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis
When Bingo accidentally breaks Mr. Smythe's "America: Love It Or Leave It" statue, Sampson thinks it was broken on purpose and chases the "liberal-minded pinko" Bingo away from his house.
Reprints

Up, and at 'Em (Table of Contents: 6)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis
Mrs. Smythe asks Bingo to wake up her husband.
Reprints

It's a Smash (Table of Contents: 7)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Tough Teddy; Buddy Drumhead
Synopsis
Mr. Smythe suspects that Buddy is the one who broke his window.
Reprints

Thick Thinking (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Charley is going on a trip to New York.

My Case Rests (Table of Contents: 9)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis
Mr. Smythe tells Bingo to set up a hammock.
Reprints

Dear Bingo & Samantha (Table of Contents: 10)

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
Synopsis
Wise advice to troubled readers from our hero and heroine.

The Moment of Truth (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis
When Bingo hears that a new boy at school insulted Samantha, he vows to find the guy and make him apologize, until he learns that his adversary is a karate expert.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Banning of Bingo
    That Wilkin Boy
  2. 1. The Banning of Bingo!
    That Wilkin Boy
  3. 2. Blockhead
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Some Changes Made
    That Wilkin Boy
  5. 4. The Busy Body
    That Wilkin Boy
  6. 5. Taken For Granite
    That Wilkin Boy
  7. 6. Up, and at 'Em
    That Wilkin Boy
  8. 7. It's a Smash
    That Wilkin Boy
  9. 8. Thick Thinking
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. My Case Rests
    That Wilkin Boy
  11. 10. Dear Bingo & Samantha
  12. 11. The Moment of Truth
    That Wilkin Boy
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