(November 1964)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price
0.12 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
Richard Goldwater
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When I date a girl I spend money like it was water!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Keywords
soda

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Eyes Have It! (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
No one will believe Archie when he says that he got his black eye because he "walked into a door," since that's the corniest old excuse in the book.
Reprints
Keywords
black eye

[You called for a piano tuner?] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Bendix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Play Guitar in 7 Days (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Ed Sale / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty's Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon, Betty...have another hot dog!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead offers Betty another hot dog. Betty does a bathing-suit pose while worrying about her weight.
Keywords
beach; hot dogs

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

Veronica's Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But we're not picnicing!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
A policeman tries to get Archie and Veronica off the grass.
Reprints
Keywords
motorcycle; picnic; police

Stop Watch/X-Ray Specs; Famous Military Medals (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp.; Empire Merchandising / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

As Others See You (Table of Contents: 8)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Albert
Synopsis
Josie and Pepper pick Albert as the model for their outdoor art class, a big disappointment to all the boys who signed up thinking they were going to draw Melody.
Reprints
Keywords
art class; model; sketching

Indexer Notes

The shortest of the three boys on page 3 is a self-caricature of Dan DeCarlo.

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

Archie's Pals 'n' Gals / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Color-Full! (Table of Contents: 10)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
To stop her from making noise, Daddy tells Li'l Jinx to color with crayons.
Reprints
Keywords
coloring; crayons; felt tip markers; noise; spanking

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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
It's always fun to meet new and exciting friends from all over the world!
Characters
Li'l Jinx (cameo)

Indexer Notes

List of 44 persons (ages 8 to 17) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, there is one from Canada.

100 Little Dolls; 100 Toy Soldiers (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

The 100 Doll Co.; Lucky Products Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie Andrew (cameo); Jughead Jones (cameo); Betty Cooper (cameo); Veronica Lodge (cameo)

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Barbara Loughlin (Wilton, Conn.) for "The Most Memorable Day of My Life." Second prize of $3.00 to Pat Driscoll (Florence, Mass.) for an article about her town. Third prize of $2.00 to Carol Adams (Genoa City, Wis.) for article about her cat. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Audrey Kardell (Pittsburgh, Pa.) for article on her new neighbors. Includes previously-published head shots of the four Archie characters.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Just Answer this Advertisement... (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Hillcrest Products Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Shell Shock (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Maurice (chef)
Synopsis
To get in good with Mr. Lodge, Archie brings him a basket of live crabs. The twist is that the crabs don't bite him this time.
Reprints
Keywords
basket; crabs; tickling

Indexer Notes

Archie's line "I got some seafood, momma!" is a reference to the Andrews Sisters song "Hold Tight (Want Some Seafood Mama)."

If you know just 20 people... (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Insure Your Future with an I. C. S. High School Diploma (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

International Correspondence Schools (ICS) / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Give Me Just One Evening... (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Palmer-Jones Books / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["When I date a girl I spend money like it was water!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Products Corp
  3. 2. The Eyes Have It!
    Archie
  4. 3. [You called for a piano tuner?]
    Bendix
  5. 4. Play Guitar in 7 Days
    Ed Sale
  6. 5. ["C'mon, Betty...have another hot dog!"]
    Betty's Pin-Up
  7. 6. ["But we're not picnicing!"]
    Veronica's Pin-Up
  8. 7. Stop Watch/X-Ray Specs; Famous Military Medals
    Honor House Products Corp.; Empire Merchandising
  9. 8. As Others See You
    Josie
  10. 9. ["Dig this crazy offer!"]
    Archie's Pals 'n' Gals
  11. 10. Color-Full!
    Li'l Jinx
  12. 11. ["It's always fun to meet new and exciting friends from all over the world!"]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  13. 12. 100 Little Dolls; 100 Toy Soldiers
    The 100 Doll Co.; Lucky Products Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  16. 15. Just Answer this Advertisement...
    Hillcrest Products Co.
  17. 16. Shell Shock
    Archie
  18. 17. If you know just 20 people...
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  19. 18. Insure Your Future with an I. C. S. High School Diploma
    International Correspondence Schools (ICS)
  20. 19. Give Me Just One Evening...
    Palmer-Jones Books
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