(August 1984)

Archie, 1969 Series
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Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly in Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct., and Dec.
On-sale Date
1984
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Music Corp.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000697508
Editing
Victor Gorelick

[The Archies... the Coolest Group Around.] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge]

Rock n' Roll Is Here to See (Stay) (Table of Contents: 1)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited as Stan G.)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

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The Archies
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones]; Ziggy (hairstylist)
Synopsis
Reggie is obsessed with watching himself in The Archies on NTV (MTV) and with this status and image in the band.
Reprints
Keywords
band; image; music video; status; TV

Stiff Whiff (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead buys an animal call that attracts skunks.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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Archie's Club News

Indexer Notes

Features reports from Kevin Lawn (Watertown, MA), and Sherry Sue Ann Ball (Pine Point, Canada).

M*A*S*H*E*D (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Berdej (credited as Edward Berdej); Samm Schwartz (credited) (dialogue)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
medical; military; satire-parody
Characters
Dilton Doiley as Dilly; Archie Andrews as Captain Andrews, head surgeon; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge as Daddy; Jughead Jones as Corporal Jones; Mr. Weatherbee as General Chicken
Reprints
Keywords
crossdressing; gun; Korean War; operating room; rifle

Indexer Notes

Parody of M*A*S*H.
Credits appear at the end of the story.
This story appeared in print over a year after the airing of the series finale of M*A*S*H.

Olympic Trials...and Tribulations (Table of Contents: 5)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (signed as Gladir)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Nanci Dakesian
Letters
Bill Yoshida

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Sabrina
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Hilda Spellman; Simpson (a sprinter)
Synopsis
Sabrina and Hilda crash an Olympics practice, where their magic causes havoc among the athletes.
Reprints
Keywords
balance beam; gymnastics; Olympics; running; shotput; shotputting; sprint; weightlifting

Indexer Notes

No Colors or Letters credited. Credits from reprint.
The 1984 Summer Olympics were held in Los Angeles, CA.

What Price Failure (Table of Contents: 6)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (signed as Gladir)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (signed as DeCarlo Jr.)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

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Josie and the Pussycats
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie and the Pussycats [Josie McCoy; Valerie Smith; Melody Valentine]; Alex Cabot; Alexandra Cabot; Mr. Cabot
Synopsis
Mr. Cabot books the Pussycats at his country club hoping it will be a disaster so he can use it as a tax write-off.
Reprints
Keywords
country club; gig; golf; music; playing cards

Indexer Notes

Reprint credits script to Frank Doyle. No Inks, Colors, or Letters credited in original. Credits from reprint.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Archies... the Coolest Group Around.]
    Archie
  2. 1. Rock n' Roll Is Here to See (Stay)
    The Archies
  3. 2. Stiff Whiff
    Jughead
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  5. 4. M*A*S*H*E*D
  6. 5. Olympic Trials...and Tribulations
    Sabrina
  7. 6. What Price Failure
    Josie
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