(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 / 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
Martin 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
  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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