(November 1977)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price
0.35 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]
Barcode
0271000697511
Editing
Richard Goldwater
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover notes "Fawcett" in upper left corner.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, we vote for the one with the best catch!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Keywords
beaches; lobsters; swimsuits

Indexer Notes

Vignettes of Sabrina; The Archies; Josie and the Pussycats.

Week-End Worker (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie has a week-end job as a bellboy at a hotel Veronica is staying at. Reggie tries to tie up all his time, but Veronica checks out, Archie quits, and Reggie is left to pay for an expensive room.
Reprints

Shark Lark (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones (cameo); Veronica Lodge (cameo)
Synopsis
While at the beach, Reggie wants to overcharge Archie for a loan, so Archie finds a novel way to warn everyone of the loan shark.
Reprints

So Spoiled (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Josie; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

That's the Way the Cookie Crumbles (Table of Contents: 4)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Jinx's cookie recipe is poorly received.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from interview with Jim Amash.

No Soap (Table of Contents: 5)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Harvey Kinkle
Synopsis
Aunt Hilda is describing a sad TV soap opera to Sabrina and Harvey. But Harvey keeps laughing, so Aunt Hilda gets rid of him by sending his car rolling down the street.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Indexer Notes

Writer/Penciller credits from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #256.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie's Gag Bag / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Montana
Pencils
Bob Montana
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Mrs. Lodge

Indexer Notes

two undated strips from the Archie syndicated comic

The Big One (Table of Contents: 7)

Little Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor ?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Little Veronica invites both Little Archie and Little Reggie for a day on her father's yacht, where Mr. Lodge shows them how to fish for tuna... but catches a submarine.
Reprints
Keywords
submarines

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
Barry Grossman ? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Information on joining the Archie Club, along with prize winning entries in the Archie Club News Contest #1.

Indexer Notes

Prize winners are: Bonnie Caveny; Rebeca Ennab.

Dots the Way Puzzles (Table of Contents: 9)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones
Reprints
Keywords
puzzle

Indexer Notes

Two word puzzles, with illustrations.

Birthday Box (Table of Contents: 10)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Alexander Cabot III; Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Alan M. Mayberry; Alexandra Cabot; Melody Valentine; Mr. Cabot
Synopsis
Alexander throws himself a birthday party, but ends up being the only one to attend after he uninvites everyone else for insulting him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #239.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty, we vote for the one with the best catch!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Week-End Worker
    Archie
  3. 2. Shark Lark
    Archie
  4. 3. So Spoiled
    Josie; Hostess
  5. 4. That's the Way the Cookie Crumbles
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. No Soap
    Sabrina
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  8. 7. The Big One
    Little Archie
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  10. 9. Dots the Way Puzzles
  11. 10. Birthday Box
    Josie
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