(July 1968)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1968
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
?
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

Issue Notes

Keywords:
high school; humor; teen

["It's almost three o'clock and Archie hasn't been down to my office once today!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee is pleased that Archie hasn't been in the office all day, until the boy crashes though the window chasing a baseball.
Keywords:
baseball; high school; humor; teen

["Save time, trouble, money!"] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Lucky Me (Table of Contents: 2)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Board of Education
Synopsis:
Students and teachers spruce up Riverdale High School for an inspection by the Board of Education, but Veronica panics when she misses her diamond clip. She and Betty tear through all the trash, even dumping some on board members, until they realize that they were lucky -- Veronica hadn't worn her clip that day after all.
Keywords:
high school

["Psychedlic Poster Covers"] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Stick With It! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Archie / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Stamp collectors!"] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The "Grown-Up" (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie is high-spirited, but Veronica complains that he's acting immaturely. He cleans up his act, but she throws a tantrum when her father requires her to stay home and finish homework. Left to his own devices, Archie returns to enjoying himself.

["Archie Annual # 20 is out of sight"] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Weather or Not (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg; Li'l Jinx's dad
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx and Greg have been told to save their money for a rainy day. Now that it's raining, they want to spend.
Reprints:
Keywords:
piggy bank; rain

["35!"] (Table of Contents: 9)

Li'l Jinx Pen Pals / text article / 0.66 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Edwards ?
Inks:
Joe Edwards ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Names and addresses of readers seeking pen pals
Keywords:
pen pal

Indexer Notes

Spot illustration of Li'l Jinx

["Archie Groovy Stationery Kit"] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

["Electric split-level, fully-furnished doll house with complete doll family"] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Archie Club members, send in your news reports and win cash prizes in the Archie Series Magazines."] (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tim Sika; Amy Lundin; Teresa Williamson; Heather Lisitza
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Archie
Synopsis:
Reports from readers

Indexer Notes

Spot illustrations of membership card and buttons, with the likeness of Archie

["Missile Firing Tank"] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["10 Way Hairpiece"] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Two Please (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Veronica wants Archie to take her to the football game, but Reggie buys the last two tickets. Archie convinces Veronica they should go to the ballet instead, but the man ahead of him in line buys the last two tickets.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ballet; football; high school

Buried Alive! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

["We're looking for people who like to draw."] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's almost three o'clock and Archie hasn't been down to my office once today!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["Save time, trouble, money!"]
  3. 2. Lucky Me
    Mr. Weatherbee
  4. 3. ["Psychedlic Poster Covers"]
  5. 4. Stick With It!
    Archie
  6. 5. ["Stamp collectors!"]
  7. 6. The "Grown-Up"
    Archie
  8. 7. ["Archie Annual # 20 is out of sight"]
    Archie
  9. 8. Weather or Not
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. ["35!"]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  11. 10. ["Archie Groovy Stationery Kit"]
    Archie
  12. 11. ["Electric split-level, fully-furnished doll house with complete doll family"]
  13. 12. ["Archie Club members, send in your news reports and win cash prizes in the Archie Series Magazines."]
    Archie Club News
  14. 13. ["Missile Firing Tank"]
  15. 14. ["10 Way Hairpiece"]
  16. 15. Two Please
    Archie
  17. 16. Buried Alive!
  18. 17. ["We're looking for people who like to draw."]
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