(March 1976)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price
0.30 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)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two Paddles
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie has a unique style of playing ping pong.

Cold Comfort (Table of Contents: 1)

Mr. Swenson / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor
Characters
Svenson the Janitor; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Svenson maintains the school is the proper temperature, while the rest of the school maintains that it's freezing.
Reprints

Rare Scare (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead relates a bad dream he had.
Reprints

Work Quirk (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead explains that he does know the meaning of work.
Reprints

Crossword Puzzlement (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Archie; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Archie's Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie swallows a fish. Archie mistakes Betty for Veronica. The faculty of Riverdale High have a meeting. Archie and the girls visit Jughead's house.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of four Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Pizza Pizza (Table of Contents: 6)

Fat Charley / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx and Greg decide to teach Charley a lesson for stealing their pizza.
Reprints

Irate Date (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jon D'Agostino ?
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie arranges a blind date between Archie and a homely girl.

No Fight Tonight (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Reggie decides to ask Midge out, right in front of Moose.
Reprints

Race Ace (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie loses a race to Reggie, but finds a way to brag about it later.
Reprints

[How To Keep America Beautiful] (Table of Contents: 10)

Big Ethel's Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Ethel asks Reggie for ideas on how to do her term paper.

Jughead Puzzle (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Match the numbered letters to the corresponding numbered blanks to find out what condiments Jughead put on his submarine sandwich. Then fill in the dotted letters to find the answer to a riddle.

Ski-cart Catastrophe (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus LeMoine ?
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead mount skis on an old grocery cart, then get the idea of riding down a snow-covered hill in it.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Two Paddles"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Cold Comfort
    Mr. Swenson
  3. 2. Rare Scare
    Jughead
  4. 3. Work Quirk
    Jughead
  5. 4. Crossword Puzzlement
    Archie; Hostess
  6. 5. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  7. 6. Pizza Pizza
    Fat Charley
  8. 7. Irate Date
    Reggie
  9. 8. No Fight Tonight
    Archie
  10. 9. Race Ace
    Archie
  11. 10. [How To Keep America Beautiful]
    Big Ethel's Pin Up
  12. 11. Jughead Puzzle
    Jughead
  13. 12. Ski-cart Catastrophe
    Archie
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