(November 1960)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Veronica! How can I leave you?
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from Pep Comics #84 and later redrawn and used for the cover of Archie Comics Digest #15

The Flower Pickers (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Harry Lucey
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lucey

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead and Reggie tell Archie they're going to pick flowers for Veronica. Archie decides he'd better buy some flowers for Veronica and ends up getting a delivery job to pay for a bouquet. When he gets to Veronica's house, he finds that Jughead and Reggie are picking flowers from the Lodge greenhouse.
Reprints
Keywords
flowers; Fourth Wall; greenhouse

Indexer Notes

Betty breaks the Fourth Wall on page four and talks directly to the reader.

Last Ounce of Strength (Table of Contents: 2)

Mister Weatherbee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee orders a cup of coffee, but the restaurant is out.
Keywords
coffee

The Price Is Right (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead can't afford the "super-giant economy bargain" package of cereal.
Keywords
breakfast cereal; grocery store

On the House (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Bill Vigoda
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie orders a soda for the gang, with five straws.
Keywords
soda; straws

The Big Switch (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Bill Vigoda
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie trades his guitar for a set of bongo drums.
Keywords
bongo drums; guitar

Many Happy Returns (Table of Contents: 6)

Katy Keene / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon
Pencils
Hazel Marten [as Bill Woggon]
Inks
Hazel Marten [as Bill Woggon]
Colors
?
Letters
Cassie Bill

Genre
humor
Characters
Katy Keene; K. O. Kelly; Randy Van Ronson; Officer O'Brien
Synopsis
Katy gets a boomerang from a fan in Australia. The others refuse to believe it will come back and keep getting hit in the back of the head when it does.
Keywords
boomerang

Indexer Notes

Woggon dedicates the story to the fans in Australia and lists 12 of them, with addresses. One outfit design by Gilbert Lopez, Jr. (Tucson, Ariz.).

The World of Jughead Is the World of Fun! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

The World of Jughead / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Bells Are Ringing (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 3.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Hap is waiting for an important business phone call, but Jinx keeps tying up the line.
Keywords
telephone

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Li'l Jinx Pen Pals / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, girls and boys--
Characters
Li'l Jinx (cameo)

Indexer Notes

List of 45 persons (ages 7 to 16) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, countries include South Korea, Jamaica, North Borneo, Bahamas, St. Maarten, and Australia.

Chart Chatter (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Bill Vigoda
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie makes a chart to show his father why he deserves an increase in his allowance.
Keywords
allowance

Lucky Lad (Table of Contents: 11)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Bill Vigoda
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose is carrying a lucky horseshoe to help him with exams.
Keywords
good luck; horseshoe

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Ed Conner (Eufaula, Ala) for article on the human heart. Second prize of $3.00 to Lewis Bagnall (Ephraim, Utah) for article on exercise. Third prize of $2.00 to Cheryl Dragotto (Utica, N.Y.) for paragraph on her hobby of collecting stones. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Billy Johnstone (Kearny, N.J.) for article on lions. Fifth prize of $1.00 to Joseph Casciano (West Roxbury, Mass.) for three jokes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Two for the Show (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica try to get some solitude on a date, but Jughead, Betty, and Reggie keep finding them.
Keywords
movie theater
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Gee, Veronica! How can I leave you?"]
  2. 1. The Flower Pickers
    Archie
  3. 2. Last Ounce of Strength
    Mister Weatherbee
  4. 3. The Price Is Right
    Jughead
  5. 4. On the House
    Archie
  6. 5. The Big Switch
    Archie
  7. 6. Many Happy Returns
    Katy Keene
  8. 7. The World of Jughead Is the World of Fun!
    The World of Jughead
  9. 8. The Bells Are Ringing
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. ["Hi, girls and boys--"]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  11. 10. Chart Chatter
    Archie
  12. 11. Lucky Lad
    Moose
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  15. 14. Two for the Show
    Archie
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