Laugh #6
(April 1988)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
7 times a year in Feb., Apr., June, July, Aug., Oct. and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
027100069621 04
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It’s my way of bringing a little excitement into the classroom, Mr. Weatherbee!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee

Health Education (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo, Jr.
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Inside front cover; AIDS education message, includes hotline number for the Centers for Disease Control.

Skateboard Scandal (Table of Contents: 2)

The Mighty Archie Art Players / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews [as James Bland]; Mr. Weatherbee [as the Chief]; Betty Cooper [as Miss Henny Penny]; Veronica Lodge [as Pamela]; Reggie Mantle [as the Skull]; Moose Mason [as Iron Arm]; Hiram Lodge [as Sir Cedric]
Synopsis
James Bland, Agent Double O Zero, battles the Skull and Iron Arm and their plot to sabotage skateboards.
Reprints

Comics! (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
word scramble puzzle

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1987
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months: 53,338
Actual number sold of issue nearest filing date: 54,102
Owners: Close-Up, Inc., Michael I. Silberkleit, Richard H. Goldwater, all at 326 Fayette Avenue, Mamaroneck, NY 10543

Rare Scare (Table of Contents: 5)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Don
Synopsis
Sabrina's date brings a scary movie for them to watch, but he's the one that ends up scared by a night at Sabrina's house.
Reprints

Stupid Cupid (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead start a business to help guys impress their girlfriends, but they turn out to be very bad at it.
Reprints

Recipe for Success (Table of Contents: 7)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Webb
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Valerie Brown; Alan Mayberry; Alexander Cabot II
Synopsis
Melody and Alex try to make a cake for Josie's birthday, but luckily Mr. Cabot saves the day (to Alexandra's disgust).
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; letters submitted by Debbie Dees; Charlie Brooks

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It’s my way of bringing a little excitement into the classroom, Mr. Weatherbee!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Health Education
    Archie
  3. 2. Skateboard Scandal
    The Mighty Archie Art Players
  4. 3. Comics!
    Archie
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Rare Scare
    Sabrina
  7. 6. Stupid Cupid
    Archie
  8. 7. Recipe for Success
    Josie and the Pussycats
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
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