(September 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)
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)

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

Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie! Betty! What are you doing out here?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Keywords
costume party; cowboy; Indian; kissing

Indexer Notes

Art in the logo does not appear in this issue.

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie... Archie Andrews Where Are You? Comics Digest Magazine #7.

The Fan (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica is a vociferous critic of the local sandlot baseball team, until she gets a look at the kids' dreamboat coach.
Keywords
baseball; black eye; sandlot

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

The Adventures of Patty & Andy the Popsicle Twins / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah'm so glad you all could come and meet mah new boyfriend, cousin Veronica.
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Sandra Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is about five steps away from incurring Veronica's mighty wrath.
Keywords
cousin; Southern accent

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's very nice, Betty!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica models a new swimsuit for Betty.
Keywords
mirror; swim suit

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

Rocky and Bullwinkle; General Mills / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Big Brain (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie surreptitiously uses the new prototype computer at Lodge Industries to do his homework, then gets the print out switched with the one for Mr. Lodge.
Reprints
Keywords
computer; homework

The World of Jughead Is a World of Laughs (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

How's Trix?; Trix Rabbit / advertisement / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Life with Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Fine Line (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob White ?
Inks
Bob White ?
Colors
?
Letters
Bob White ?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead takes up selling cosmetics door-to-door.
Keywords
cosmetics; door-to-door salesman

Smart Art (Table of Contents: 11)

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; Greg; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
After a visit to an art museum, Jinx is inspired by pop art and op art. Jinx decides to invent her own art style--slop art!
Reprints
Keywords
art museum; op art; painting; pop art

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

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
Pen Pals from all over the world!
Characters
Li'l Jinx (cameo)

Indexer Notes

List of 48 persons (ages 7 to 13) desiring pen pals. In addition to the United States, countries include England, Canada, Jamaica, and Australia.

Archie Gets All the Brakes (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

The Cuckoo Bird Yuks It Up! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs; General Mills / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Gayle Maggard (Glasgow, Ky.) for article on her vacation to Montana. Second prize of $3.00 to Becki Farno (Minster, Ohio) for article on the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Third prize of $2.00 to Donna Graziano (Mount Vernon, N.Y.) for three jokes. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Jacqualyn Hummel (Philadephia, Pa.) for two jokes. Fifth prize of $1.00 to Bonnie Krull (Lancaster, Pa.) for article on peacocks.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Old Soaks at Home (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie's watering the lawn and everyone else ends up getting doused waiting for him to mess up.
Reprints
Keywords
water fights; water hose

Indexer Notes

Mrs. Andrews and the girls sing "We're going to wash those men right out of our hair!", a slightly-altered lyric from "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair" from the 1949 musical "South Pacific."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie! Betty! What are you doing out here?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Fan
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["What gift are you going to get this time, Andy?"]
    The Adventures of Patty & Andy the Popsicle Twins
  4. 3. ["Ah'm so glad you all could come and meet mah new boyfriend, cousin Veronica."]
    Veronica Pin-Up
  5. 4. ["It's very nice, Betty!"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin-Up
  6. 5. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; General Mills
  7. 6. The Big Brain
    Archie
  8. 7. The World of Jughead Is a World of Laughs
    The World of Jughead
  9. 8. ["Well worth digging for..."]
    How's Trix?; Trix Rabbit
  10. 9. ["This might be your life"]
    Life with Archie
  11. 10. Fine Line
    Jughead
  12. 11. Smart Art
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. ["Pen Pals from all over the world!"]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  14. 13. Archie Gets All the Brakes
    Archie; Bendix
  15. 14. The Cuckoo Bird Yuks It Up!
    Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs; General Mills
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  18. 17. Old Soaks at Home
    Archie
  19. 18. ["Now rainy days can be fun days!"]
    Daisy B-B Guns
This issue was most recently modified by:
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