(August 1969)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price
0.15 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)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right, Archie! You're hired as a lifeguard!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

Famous name prizes or cash...from Olympic (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Wheeler-Dealer (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Al Hartley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man! Look at that sea of fenders!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead is forced to get Archie's car back when Jughead sells it without Archie's permission.
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jonathan Bratchie (1st prize), Mellissa Burkholder (2nd prize), Gregory Lambert (3rd prize), Diane Hawkins (4th prize), and Laurence Harrison (5th prize), plus instructions for joining the Archie Club.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Midnight Madness (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Al Hartley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
(Yawn!) I believe I'll turn in, Smithers! Lock up before you retire!
Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Smithers; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica's father thinks Veronica has run away with Archie and Archie's father believes that Archie has run off with Veronica.
Reprints

Make the summer scene with Betty and Veronica! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Now Hear This... (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mommy! Mommy? Daddy...?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg; Merry Holiday; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
With her mother's cake burning, Li'l Jinx tries to get the attention of her parents, with no success.
Reprints

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

Li'l Jinx Pen Pals / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Li'l Jinx

Indexer Notes

Names, ages, and addresses of kids looking for pen pals.

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Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Exception (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Al Hartley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Moose, do you realize that according to science, we only use one tenth of our brain power!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie tells Moose that humans only use ten percent of their brain; however, it appears that Moose may prove to be the exception.
Reprints

Loud and Clear (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good evening...the Lodge residence...Jeeves speaking!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jeeves; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Using modern communication methods (phones) Veronica has Archie call her every ten minutes so she can keep tabs on Archie; Betty has other ideas and communicates the old-fashioned way with Archie.

Indexer Notes

Unless Smithers has a twin brother, the author mistakenly calls him "Jeeves" in the story.

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advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Grow amazing live sea-monkeys! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["All right, Archie! You're hired as a lifeguard!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Famous name prizes or cash...from Olympic
  3. 2. The Wheeler-Dealer
    Jughead
  4. 3. ["Sicle - It's not summer without it."]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  6. 5. ["Win a new 10-speed racer."]
  7. 6. Midnight Madness
    Mr. Lodge
  8. 7. Make the summer scene with Betty and Veronica!
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Now Hear This...
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Li'l Jinx Pen Pals
  11. 10. ["Everything's Archie"]
    Archie
  12. 11. ["The look you want - when you want it!"]
  13. 12. ["10 way hairpiece!"]
  14. 13. The Exception
    Archie
  15. 14. Loud and Clear
    Betty and Veronica
  16. 15. ["Free star photos!"]
  17. 16. Grow amazing live sea-monkeys!
  18. 17. ["Baseball fans are crazy about this true-to-life baseball game"]
  19. 18. ["Sales Leadership Club"]
  20. 19. ["Do you need extra money?"]
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