(1975)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.35 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
once a year
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
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How are your marks, Archie?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Archie gets a bonus for a good report card.
Reprints

Tired of It All (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; The Bank Robber; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
While rolling his flat tire to the garage, Archie loses control of it, with comic results.
Reprints
Keywords
bank robbery

Food For Thought (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Studying only seems to make Charley hungry.
Reprints

The Callers (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Mary makes Fred help her clean up the house on the off-chance that The Graingers may stop by.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

From the sound of the dialogue coming from the television, Fred was watching Gunsmoke.

Birthday Boy (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie's surprise gift for Archie's impending birthday backfires on the Andrews lad.
Reprints
Keywords
voodoo doll

Roman Holiday (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews (as Caesar Archibus); Jughead Jones (as Jugibus); Reggie Mantle (as Reggio)
Synopsis
Set in ancient Rome, Emperor Archibus ignores the good advice of Jugibus and seeks out Reggio instead.
Reprints
Keywords
Rome; toga

Quiet on the Set (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone (see note)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee (dream only); Svenson the janitor (dream only); Miss Beazley (dream only); Miss Grundy (dream only)
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead imagine themselves in a slapstick silent comedy set in the halls of Riverdale.
Reprints
Keywords
pie fight

Indexer Notes

In the silent movie sequence, Lucey puts Archie and Jughead in their classic '40s and '50s outfits (Archie's bow tie and "R" sweater vest and Jughead's "S" sweater).

In the 2015 reprint, Doyle is credited as writer, and either Lucey or Vince DeCarlo are credited in separate credit listings as inker.

Chivalry Is Dead (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead criticizes Archie for carrying Veronica over a puddle of water.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["How are your marks, Archie?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Tired of It All
    Archie
  3. 2. Food For Thought
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. The Callers
    Archie
  5. 4. Birthday Boy
    Archie
  6. 5. Roman Holiday
    Archie
  7. 6. Quiet on the Set
    Archie
  8. 7. Chivalry Is Dead
    Archie
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