(April 1976)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year in Feb., March, April, June, July, Aug., Sept., Nov. & Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Music Corp.
Brand
Archie Series [vertical]
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, have you seen the bells?
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton

Potion Problems (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's this, Dilton?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Svenson; Miss Beazly; Gerladine Grundy
Synopsis
Dilton mixes up a love potion that Archie spills on himself and becomes irresistible to women.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie's Funhouse Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #12.

Tint Stint (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why the shades?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Forsythe Pendleton Jones, Jr
Synopsis
Jughead wears shades to school.

Josie and the Cup Cakes (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Josie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

High Goals (Table of Contents: 4)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, I'd love to go to Japan, Li'l Jinx!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse

Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, what does it take to get a light bulb replaced...an act of congress?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • From Archie daily ? (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX?

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 6)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP, MANAGEMENT AND CIRCULATION (Act of Aug. 12; 1970: Section 3685. Title 39. United States Code).

1. Title of publication: Archie's TV Laugh-Out.

2. Date of filing: Oct. 1, 1975.

3. Frequency of issue: 9 times a year in Feb., March, April, June, July, Aug., Sept., Nov. and Dec.

3A. Annual Subscription price: $2.25.

6. Names and addresses of publisher, editor and managing editor:
Publisher: Archie Music Corp, 1116 First Ave., New York. N.Y. 10021
Editor: John L. Goldwater, 1116 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021.
Managing editor: Richard H. Goldwater, 1116 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021.

11. Extent and nature of circulation:
Average no. copies each issue during preceding 12 Months: 320,820
Actual no. of copies of single issue published nearest to filing date, 321,416

Hairpiece Hassles (Table of Contents: 7)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What do you think of my new hairpiece, Miss Grundy?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Prof. Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; unnamed female students; Big Ethel Muggs; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee buys a new hairpiece that the teachers laugh at, so Archie arranges to have the girls swoon over it to rebuild his confidence. Mr. Weatherbee decides that it is inappropriate for so many girls to be in love with the principal and ditches the hairpiece.
Reprints
Keywords
wigs

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #78.

Archie Historic Firsts (Table of Contents: 8)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Who was the first U.S. Postmaster?

I Remember Melody (Table of Contents: 9)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Isn't that awful?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown
Synopsis
The miniskirted Melody is monopolizing all the boys' attention, so Josie and Valerie convince her to dress more warmly -- and cover up her figure.
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Archie Club News (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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Horrible Harvey (Table of Contents: 11)

Sabrina The Teenage Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoops! Look at that boy go down!
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Harvey Kinkle; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie begins to notice that whenever Reggie is mean or insulting to Harvey, freak accidents suddenly start happening to him.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, have you seen the bells?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Potion Problems
    Archie
  3. 2. Tint Stint
    Jughead
  4. 3. Josie and the Cup Cakes
    Josie
  5. 4. High Goals
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  7. 6. Statement of Ownership
  8. 7. Hairpiece Hassles
    Mr. Weatherbee
  9. 8. Archie Historic Firsts
  10. 9. I Remember Melody
    Josie
  11. 10. Archie Club News
    Archie Club
  12. 11. Horrible Harvey
    Sabrina The Teenage Witch
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