(July 1965)

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
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's nothing to be jealous about, Ronnie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Dolores
Keywords
braids; freckles

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Laugh Comics Digest #18
Pencils previously credited to Dan DeCarlo.

Suits Me (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge throws every roadblock he can think of in front of Archie to keep him from making his date with Veronica.
Keywords
armor; fence; hoops; movie theater

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It took you a week to get Marty interested in you...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica knows how to treat a boy once she lands him.

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

Archie; Bendix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Switch Pitch (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica asks Archie for a loan.
Keywords
loan

Healthy Advice (Table of Contents: 5)

Moose [Archie] / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Moose starts a health club.

Indexer Notes

weight-lifting

Betty and Veronica's Picnic (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty agrees to give Veronica directions to the location of the picnic with Archie. She didn't agree to write the directions in English.
Keywords
hieroglyphics; picnic

Indexer Notes

A two-panel story.

Ballet Ruse (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Bob Bolling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie consider Veronica's ballet instructor effeminate until he proves there's more to him than meets the eye.
Keywords
ballet; dance teacher; fight

Indexer Notes

Later remade as "The First Step" in Betty and Veronica #119 (November 1965). Both stories are partly based on a scene from the 1957 movie "Designing Woman," where a dancer/choreographer played by Jack Cole beats up a bunch of thugs who are threatening Gregory Peck and Lauren Bacall.

Here Comes Summer Fun #34 (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Betty and Veronica Summer Fun / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Ring a Ding (Table of Contents: 9)

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 Holiday; Ga Ga
Synopsis
When Hap accidentally breaks the ring Jinx got out of a gumball machine, she just doesn't want another ring. She wants another ring exactly like that one.
Reprints
Keywords
gumball machine; ring

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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
Girls and boys have been writing in to tell me...
Characters
Li'l Jinx (cameo)

Indexer Notes

List of 42 persons (ages 8 to 13) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, countries include South Africa, British Honduras, Canada, Australia, Scotland, Egypt, and Mexico.

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Karen Eschmann (Kirksville, Mo.) for article on her trip to Girl Scout camp. Second prize of $3.00 to William Girdlestone (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada) for article on the naming of Rome. Third prize of $2.00 to Jane Friedmann (Indianapolis, Ind.) for article on the California vole. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Jo Ellen Scott (Albia, Iowa) for four jokes.

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

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

Miss Wilson (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling ?
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Wilson; Mr. Dumond
Synopsis
All the boys are mooning over the hot new botany teacher and the girls can't stand it -- until the handsome new French instructor arrives.
Keywords
crush; flowers; slap
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["There's nothing to be jealous about, Ronnie!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Suits Me
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["It took you a week to get Marty interested in you..."]
    Betty and Veronica's Pin Up
  4. 3. ["Dig this, gang!"]
    Archie; Bendix
  5. 4. Switch Pitch
    Archie
  6. 5. Healthy Advice
    Moose [Archie]
  7. 6. Betty and Veronica's Picnic
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Ballet Ruse
    Archie
  9. 8. Here Comes Summer Fun #34
    Betty and Veronica Summer Fun
  10. 9. Ring a Ding
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. ["Girls and boys have been writing in to tell me..."]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  14. 13. Miss Wilson
    Archie
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