(October 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Samantha, whenever I'm with you, my heart pounds
Genre
teen
Characters
Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe

Daddy's Little Grown Up (Table of Contents: 1)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis
After Samantha insists she's not a kid any more, Mr. Smythe overhears her and Bingo talking about "tying the knot."
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

The Winner by Converse / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Giant Fun-In! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Archie Quarter Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Daredevil Stunts - Wild Action (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

TTP Deluxe Thrill Set / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Giant Killer (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Uncle Herman Wilkin
Synopsis
Bingo goes to sell a lawnmower and all he comes back with is a handful of beans, leading to a dream where Mr. Smythe is the giant at the top of the beanstalk.

Teacher (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Uncle Herman Wilkin; Willie Wilkin (Bingo's father)
Synopsis
Mr. Smythe nurses an injured bird back to health, but still manages to disprove Uncle Herman's theory that he's really an old softy.
Reprints

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

Archie Comics Digest #2 / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Old Crab (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis
Samantha tags along with Bingo when he goes crabbing.
Reprints

In Step (Table of Contents: 9)

Sampson Smythe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Sampson Smythe; Samantha Smythe; Bingo Wilkin; Tough Teddy; Willie Wilkin (Bingo's father)
Synopsis
Mr. Smythe tries to prove he's hip.
Reprints

Good Skate (Table of Contents: 10)

Samantha Smythe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis
Bingo teaches Sam to roller skate.

Spell, Sell, Oh, Well! (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Roz; Charlie Hawse
Reprints

Fed Up (Table of Contents: 12)

Rebel (Bingo's dog) / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Willie Wilkin; Mrs. Wilkin; Rebel
Synopsis
Mrs. Wilkin warns her husband that accidents happen in the kitchen.
Reprints

Dear Bingo and Samantha (Table of Contents: 13)

Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Synopsis
advice

A Date To Remember (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Tough Teddy; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis
Bingo double-dates with Teddy and a couple of fast, thrill-seeking girls.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Samantha, whenever I'm with you, my heart pounds"]
    That Wilkin Boy
  2. 1. Daddy's Little Grown Up
    That Wilkin Boy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Winner by Converse
  4. 3. Giant Fun-In!
    Archie Quarter Comics
  5. 4. Daredevil Stunts - Wild Action
    TTP Deluxe Thrill Set
  6. 5. Giant Killer
    That Wilkin Boy
  7. 6. Teacher
    That Wilkin Boy
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Archie Comics Digest #2
  9. 8. The Old Crab
    That Wilkin Boy
  10. 9. In Step
    Sampson Smythe
  11. 10. Good Skate
    Samantha Smythe
  12. 11. Spell, Sell, Oh, Well!
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. Fed Up
    Rebel (Bingo's dog)
  14. 13. Dear Bingo and Samantha
    Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
  15. 14. A Date To Remember
    That Wilkin Boy
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