(July 1975)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
5 times a year in Jan., April, July, Sept., and Oct.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
That Wilkin Boy, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series [vertical]
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
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, Bingo... I am not your cutesie-poopsie, itsy-bitsy, cuddle-bun, oogly poogly lambie pie... but I'll get her for you!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe

Girl Power (Table of Contents: 1)

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; Rebel
Synopsis
Tired of going with a girl as freakishly strong as Samantha, Bingo threatens to dump her for some girl "who wobbles and jiggles like real soft girls do." Samantha resolves to win Bingo back by tricking him into thinking she's become a weak, helpless female.
Reprints

Smashing Bore (Table of Contents: 2)

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
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis
Mr. Smythe opens a door right in Bingo's face.

The Hold Up (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Archie; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Give Her Credit (Table of Contents: 4)

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; Gigi
Synopsis
Gigi describes a visit from the Tooth Fairy.

The Hero Game (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Tough Teddy; Buddy Drumhead; Rebel
Synopsis
Teddy spends the day showing off for Samantha by flaunting his superiority to Bingo at physical feats. When Teddy climbs up a tree to save a cat, Rebel sees his chance to turn the tables on Teddy.
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Strength Is Power (Table of Contents: 6)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 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; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin; Uncle Herman
Synopsis
Bingo is appalled to find that even his parents have accepted the idea of equality between the sexes. He starts making speeches about how men are the superior gender because of their superior strength, until he gets another reminder that his own girlfriend could easily beat him up.
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Dear Bingo & Samantha (Table of Contents: 7)

letters page / 1 page (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
Samantha and Bingo dish out relationship advice to their loyal readers.

Now or Never (Table of Contents: 8)

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; Tough Teddy; Sampson Smythe; Willie Wilkin
Synopsis
Mr. Wilkin worries that Bingo and Teddy's constant use of teen slang will leave them unable to speak in normal English. Samantha shows Mr. Wilkin that he has nothing to worry about.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["No, Bingo... I am not your cutesie-poopsie, itsy-bitsy, cuddle-bun, oogly poogly lambie pie... but I'll get her for you!"]
    That Wilkin Boy
  2. 1. Girl Power
    That Wilkin Boy
  3. 2. Smashing Bore
    That Wilkin Boy
  4. 3. The Hold Up
    Archie; Hostess Fruit Pies
  5. 4. Give Her Credit
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. The Hero Game
    That Wilkin Boy
  7. 6. Strength Is Power
    That Wilkin Boy
  8. 7. Dear Bingo & Samantha
  9. 8. Now or Never
    That Wilkin Boy
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