(February 1986)

Archie, 1946 Series
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Price
0.65 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly in Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct. and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696202
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I thought Archie was a figure skater!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

National Child Safety Council / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg ?; ? (photograph)
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An important message from Archie and his pals!
Characters
Tania Marie Murrell (photo); Jughead Jones; Cherrie Ann Mahan (photo); Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Antonella Mattina (photo); Dilton Doily; Betty Cooper; Hot Dog

Snow Blind (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie; Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Esposito (credited)
Pencils
Chic Stone (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Barry Grossman (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's up, Archie? Dreaming of fun in the sun?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie, thinking there will be little snow over the winter, decide to collect a flat fee up front for their snow removal services.
Reprints

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

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

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Party Pals (Table of Contents: 5)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aunt Hilda is giving a big party for all her witch friends!
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Salem
Synopsis
Sabrina is wondering if her Aunt Hilda's party had a big turnout.

Warmed and Fed Up (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Nate Butler (credited)
Pencils
Nate Butler (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hate it when Mary goes to visit her sister!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's dad is thrilled about how Archie is concerned that he have a hot breakfast while Mary is away.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Things Are Buzzing (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Svenson still hasn't fixed the window screen in my laboratory!
Genre
humor
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee; Svenson; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
A bee gets into the school because Svenson hasn't had a chance to fix the screen door in Flutesnoot's laboratory.

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Sis' Wish (Table of Contents: 11)

Katy Keene / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Susan Berkley (credited)
Pencils
John Lucas (credited)
Inks
Vince Colletta (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)
Editing
Michael Silberkleit (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If I could have anything for Christmas, what would it be...?
Genre
fashion
Characters
Sis Keene; Simon Leban; S. Ride; Katy Keene; Santa Claus
Synopsis
Sis thinks about what she wants for Christmas.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Designs from June Erwin, Andra Markoe, Lonette Lavoie, Lauren Podis, Tara Quinn, Jean Cahle, Vee Sanchez, Lucas Exner, Rich McCord, Steven Foulds, Al Sievers, and Louann Cable.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie's Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I love horses and I love to go horseback riding.
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Letters from Linda Gjerdset, and Selina Frank.

Make or Break Puzzle (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie wants you to find out what everyone makes at the end of the year.
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Rebus puzzle.

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

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

Tree Spree (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G] (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Would you believe the price of Christmas trees this year?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go into the forest to get a Christmas tree for Pop Tate but end up bringing home Veronica and Reggie too.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

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

Olympic Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Johnson Smith Company] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Pineapple Kids Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I thought Archie was a figure skater!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["An important message from Archie and his pals!"]
    National Child Safety Council
  3. 2. Snow Blind
    Archie; Reggie
  4. 3. ["Discount 32 page comic subscriptions!"]
  5. 4. ["Be a star! Your picture on your own sportscard!"]
  6. 5. Party Pals
    Sabrina
  7. 6. Warmed and Fed Up
    Archie
  8. 7. ["Archie Comics is proud to announce the distribution of 2 new Walt Disney Digests on sale now wherever Archie Archie Digests are sold!"]
  9. 8. Things Are Buzzing
    Mr. Svenson
  10. 9. ["Paw Paws the funtastic world of Hanna-Barbera"]
  11. 10. ["I see more fun for you when you order these Archie comics!"]
  12. 11. Sis' Wish
    Katy Keene
  13. 12. ["Four equals = five?"]
  14. 13. ["I love horses and I love to go horseback riding."]
    Archie's Club News
  15. 14. Make or Break Puzzle
    Archie
  16. 15. ["Fans! Now you can join the brand new Archie Fan Club ...and be eligible to win cash prizes!!"]
  17. 16. Tree Spree
    Archie and the Gang
  18. 17. ["Earn famous name prizes or cash"]
    Olympic Sales Club
  19. 18. [Johnson Smith Company]
  20. 19. ["300 stickers and more for $3.00"]
    Pineapple Kids Club
This issue was most recently modified by:
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