Josie #31
(December 1967)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Radio Comics, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
Richard Goldwater
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Josie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It says here my body is only worth $1.31!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Pepper; Albert

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Betty and Me #63

Disco-Dream (Chapter 1) (Table of Contents: 1)

Josie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Josie; Melody; Alexander Cabot III; Alexander Cabot II
Synopsis
When his dad stops him from using the Cabot home as a discotheque, Alex decides to open up his own private discotheque, with Melody as the go-go girl. But Alex's band is distracted from their musical duties by the sight of Melody's go-go costume.
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Dear Josie (Table of Contents: 2)

Josie / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Josie
Synopsis
Josie answers reader questions.

The Chase (Chapter 2) (Table of Contents: 3)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Albert; Alexandra Cabot; Sock
Synopsis
Sock saves Melody from the advances of Alex's musicians, but Pepper gets angry when she sees Sock with the scantily-dressed Melody. Hearing about Melody's costume, Albert also takes off in hot pursuit, while Josie and Alexandra follow Albert to stop him from getting a look at Melody.
Reprints

Wheel And Deal (Table of Contents: 4)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Melody; Albert; Alexandra Cabot
Synopsis
Albert saves Melody from the men pursuing her, but crashes his motorcycle in the lake, giving Alexandra the opportunity to save Albert and take him to her home.
Reprints

Following Orders! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Quick Cure (Chapter 4) (Table of Contents: 6)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Albert; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot II; Sock
Synopsis
Alexandra turns the whole house into a private hospital for Albert, giving Alex the opportunity he needs to revive the discotheque idea.
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Indexer Notes

One of Alexandra's paramedics is a caricature of Dan DeCarlo.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It says here my body is only worth $1.31!"]
    Josie
  2. 1. Disco-Dream (Chapter 1)
    Josie
  3. 2. Dear Josie
    Josie
  4. 3. The Chase (Chapter 2)
    Josie
  5. 4. Wheel And Deal
    Josie
  6. 5. Following Orders!
    Li'l Jinx
  7. 6. Quick Cure (Chapter 4)
    Josie
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  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Jaime Weinman
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