(August 1980)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price
0.50 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; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696208
Editing
Richard H. Goldwater
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 (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now you know why it’s difficult to play close to the net!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie gets a painful tennis lesson.
Keywords
tennis

Getting Noticed (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Monitor Mania (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge installs a security camera in every room of the mansion and a central video monitor board in his den, and proceeds to drive everyone crazy by invading their privacy.
Reprints

Flip Quip (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie has the power to send Betty into record-setting gymnastic feats.

[Archie's Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go to the movies; Fred sleeps through the news.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Vacation Elation (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Svenson the janitor; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie, Betty and Jughead attempt to help Svenson clean up the school after the big end-of-term dance.
Reprints

Machine Rage (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Svenson / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Svenson the janitor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Put the numbered letters into the corresponding numbered blanks to find out what Svenson thinks of the vending machine he has to fix.

Dear Diary (Table of Contents: 7)

Li'l Jinx's Chum, Mort / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Mort the worry wart; Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse; Gigi; Greg
Synopsis
Mort fills his diary with phony stories to make his life sound exciting. Jinx and Gigi find it, read it, and suddenly become attracted to the timid young man.
Reprints

Growing Pains (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead have nothing better to do on a summer afternoon than heckle Betty and Veronica while the two girls work on their garden.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Now you know why it’s difficult to play close to the net!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Getting Noticed
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Monitor Mania
    Archie
  4. 3. Flip Quip
    Betty
  5. 4. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  6. 5. Vacation Elation
    Mr. Svenson
  7. 6. Machine Rage
    Mr. Svenson
  8. 7. Dear Diary
    Li'l Jinx's Chum, Mort
  9. 8. Growing Pains
    Betty and Veronica
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