(1963-64)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
annual
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie!! I saw you staring at that girl in the bikini under the beach umbrella!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
As usual, no bikini-clad girl is safe from Archie's wandering eye.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; swimsuit

Call of the Wild (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Mario Acquaviva ?
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva ?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Archie's plaintive wails for Veronica, much like the calls for "Chloe" on the old Spike Jones records, are shattering every piece of expensive crystal in the mansion, right before Mr. Lodge's horrified eyes.
Reprints

Sight Delight (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Martin Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead and Moose don't seem to see the same natural beauty Archie and Reggie spy.

Ring-A-Ding (Table of Contents: 3)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie gives a ring to a hot blonde, but there's a string attached.

The Old Saying (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie's casual dropping of hoary cliches get taken literally by everybody else.
Reprints

Private Talk (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee overhears Archie and Jughead speaking slang and demands an explanation from Miss Grundy.
Reprints

The Cool Kid (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Jinx finds a way to sleep in the unbearable summer heat.

The Unwanted (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Mario Acquaviva ?
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva ?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge is put in the unusual position of helping Archie against Veronica.

Crate Date (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Martin Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee has a special punishment for Archie.
Reprints

Cube Boob (Table of Contents: 9)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Martin Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Moose exhausts Miss Grundy's patience.
Reprints

Keyboard Caper (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Mario Acquaviva ?
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva ?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge asks Archie to help him hide Veronica's birthday present: A baby grand piano.
Reprints

Two Down, One To Go (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee keeps bouncing back and forth between Archie and Reggie in his efforts to track down who painted a mural on the school wall.

Baseball Shortstops (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling ?
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Moose Mason

Indexer Notes

Series of three two-panel gags with a baseball theme.

The Ransom (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Feeling under-appreciated by Veronica, Archie fakes his own abduction to garner sympathy.
Reprints

Sweet Hearts (Table of Contents: 14)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Greg is disappointed when he asks Jinx for her heart.

Vacation (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Martin Epp ?
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp ?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Everybody thinks Archie was on a vacation, when in reality he was laying in a hammock for three days reading a book.

Double Takes (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Series of three two-panel gags with Archie's relationship with the girls as a theme.

Gift Shift (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When Archie spots Reggie giving Veronica a gift box, he thinks he's forgotten an important anniversary.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Archie; U.S. Rubber Tire Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie!! I saw you staring at that girl in the bikini under the beach umbrella!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Call of the Wild
    Archie
  3. 2. Sight Delight
    Archie
  4. 3. Ring-A-Ding
    Reggie
  5. 4. The Old Saying
    Archie
  6. 5. Private Talk
    Archie
  7. 6. The Cool Kid
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. The Unwanted
    Archie
  9. 8. Crate Date
    Archie
  10. 9. Cube Boob
    Moose
  11. 10. Keyboard Caper
    Archie
  12. 11. Two Down, One To Go
    Archie
  13. 12. Baseball Shortstops
    Archie
  14. 13. The Ransom
    Archie
  15. 14. Sweet Hearts
    Li'l Jinx
  16. 15. Vacation
    Archie
  17. 16. Double Takes
    Archie
  18. 17. Gift Shift
    Archie
  19. 18. ["Did You Know This?"]
    Archie; U.S. Rubber Tire Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer