(August 1988)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year in Jan., Feb., April, May, June, Aug., Sept., Oct., and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
076956145102 08
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint; glossy cover
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The Archies in junior high school.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The New Archies / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Summer vacation, here we come!
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Eugene; Amani; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Keywords
school

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

Chips Ahoy; Nabisco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Big Job Hunter (Table of Contents: 2)

The New Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Mrs. Snyder
Synopsis
Archie is trying to find a summer job, but he keeps losing out on the jobs when he takes time to help Mrs. Snyder, an elderly widow.
Keywords
summer job

Surprise Ending! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Archie and his Friends; Sunkist Fun Fruits / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Discount 32 Page Comic Subscriptions! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Double Your Fun! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Archie Comics Cartoon Celebrities (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

American Medallion Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Prizes or Cash (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Party Pooped (Table of Contents: 8)

The New Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Eugene; Amani
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica both want to have end-of-school parties on the same day.
Keywords
barbeque; party; swimming

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

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

Make 'em Laff Joke Contest (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Laffy Taffy Bunch / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

BMX Hex (Table of Contents: 11)

The New Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Fangs Fogarty
Synopsis
Archie races Fangs Fogarty in a BMX bicycle race.
Keywords
bicycles; BMX racing

Let's Do the FruitSlush Mush! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

The Archies; Wyler's FruitSlush / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Subscribe and Save $1.75 (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte [as El] (signed)
Inks
Ellen Leonforte [as El] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $6.00 to Joanna Rosati (Lyndhurst, Ohio) for article about playing on a basketball team. Second prize of $4.00 to Paul Leasure (Bonneau, S. C.) for article on trip to the Great Smokey Mountains.

Over $8,000 in Prizes Awarded Monthly (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Art Instruction Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Last Daze of School (Table of Contents: 16)

The New Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Amani; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Coach Kleats; Miss Grundy; Mr. Svenson
Synopsis
Reggie pulls a number of pranks on the last day of school.
Keywords
mouse; radio-controlled car; summer school; water pistol

Prizes or Cash (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Health Education (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Mr. Weatherbee
Keywords
AIDS

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Anti-AIDS public service message with phone number for Center for Disease Control's Hotline listed.

Bedrockin' Shakedown (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Post Pebbles Cereal; The Flintstones / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Summer vacation, here we come!"]
    The New Archies
  2. 1. ["What happens every time you bite into..."]
    Chips Ahoy; Nabisco
  3. 2. The Big Job Hunter
    The New Archies
  4. 3. Surprise Ending!
    Archie and his Friends; Sunkist Fun Fruits
  5. 4. Discount 32 Page Comic Subscriptions!
    Archie Comics
  6. 5. Double Your Fun!
    Archie Digests
  7. 6. Archie Comics Cartoon Celebrities
    American Medallion Corp.
  8. 7. Prizes or Cash
    Sales Leadership Club
  9. 8. Party Pooped
    The New Archies
  10. 9. ["Fans! Now you can join the exciting Archie Fan Club"]
    Archie Fan Club
  11. 10. Make 'em Laff Joke Contest
    The Laffy Taffy Bunch
  12. 11. BMX Hex
    The New Archies
  13. 12. Let's Do the FruitSlush Mush!
    The Archies; Wyler's FruitSlush
  14. 13. Subscribe and Save $1.75
    Archie Digests
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Club News
  16. 15. Over $8,000 in Prizes Awarded Monthly
    Art Instruction Schools
  17. 16. The Last Daze of School
    The New Archies
  18. 17. Prizes or Cash
    Olympic Sales Club
  19. 18. Health Education
    Archie
  20. 19. Bedrockin' Shakedown
    Post Pebbles Cereal; The Flintstones
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Karl Wilcox