Archie #491
(January 2000)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price
1.79 USD; 1.99 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
762816467476 49111
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.; then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Honestly, Mr. Lodge...
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews

Just “Watch” It! (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie loses a watch that Veronica gave him as a gift.

The Game (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie's father warns about the consequence of missing out on life if he spends too much time playing video games.

Don't Be Alarmed (Table of Contents: 3)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marisa Noce
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Caryn Wimbert
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Hilda Spellman; Zelda Spellman
Synopsis
Sabrina's aunts tell her about the self-alarm system that witches have to wake up in the morning.

Fuel Fool (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Dilton develops a Gas-Stretcher to allow Archie to save gas while driving.

Countdown to 500 (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Miss Grundy recalls an incident at school involving Archie and his pet mice.

Elephant Boy (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Lockman
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie reads a book on how to improve his memory and uses the technique to remember the grocery list.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Honestly, Mr. Lodge..."]
    Archie
  2. 1. Just “Watch” It!
    Archie
  3. 2. The Game
    Archie
  4. 3. Don't Be Alarmed
    Sabrina
  5. 4. Fuel Fool
    Archie
  6. 5. Countdown to 500
    Archie
  7. 6. Elephant Boy
    Archie
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