Archie's TV Laugh-Out #68

Archie

United States

Published
July 1979
Page count
36
Cover price
0.40 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Modern Age size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/238649

Credits

Editing
Richard H. Goldwater, Editor [as Richard Goldwater]

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Reggie [Archie]) Cover, 1 page

"Reggie has only two faults, Betty..."

Featuring

Feature
Reggie [Archie]
Genre
Teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Stan Goldberg, penciller
 
Jon D'Agostino, inker
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Bill Yoshida, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Archie Action (Yaffa Publishing, 1980? series) #4 ([October 1985?])
Untitled
 
Australia
Archie Action (Yaffa Publishing, 1980? series) #7 ([1987?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Going, Going, Gone (Josie; Hostess Twinkies) Comics-form advertising, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Josie; Hostess Twinkies
Genre
Teen
Characters
Josie; Valerie; Melody

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Dan DeCarlo, penciller
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Synopsis

Valerie is worn out trying to keep up a conversation with Melody, so Josie revives her with Hostess Twinkies.

Notes

inside front cover; advertisement in sequential art form for Hostess Twinkies

Show/hide 2. The Unnecessary (The Archies) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Archies
Genre
Teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Dan DeCarlo Jr., penciller
 
Rudy Lapick, inker
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Bill Yoshida, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Archie & Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #30 (October 2013)
 
Everything's Archie (Archie, 1969 series) #108 (November 1983)

Synopsis

When Archie burns his fingers and can't play, the group decides to lip sync their next concert.

Show/hide 3. Counting Sheep (Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley
Genre
Humour; children
Characters
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx

Credits

Writing
Joe Edwards, scripter
Art
Joe Edwards, line art
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Joe Edwards, letterer

Synopsis

Charley's diet is affecting his sleep patterns.

Show/hide 4. Untitled [Archie's Gag Bag] (Archie & Friends) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Archie & Friends
Genre
Teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews

Credits

Writing
Bob Montana, scripter
Art
Bob Montana, penciller
 
Joe Edwards, inker
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Joe Edwards, letterer

Synopsis

Miss Grundy wants Archie to stop using a calculator; Fred tries to hire a boat.

Show/hide 5. Moose's What is it? (Moose [Archie]) Activity, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Moose [Archie]
Characters
Moose Mason

Credits

Writing
Joe Edwards, scripter
Art
Joe Edwards, line art
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Joe Edwards, letterer

Synopsis

Unscramble the letters to find the answers to three riddles.

Show/hide 6. A Matter of Mechanics (Josie) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Josie
Genre
Humour
Characters
Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Alexander Cabot III

Credits

Writing
Frank Doyle, scripter
Art
Dan DeCarlo, penciller
 
Jim DeCarlo, inker
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Bill Yoshida, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Archie... Archie Andrews, Where Are You? Comics Digest Magazine (Archie, 1977 series) #48 (February 1987)

Synopsis

When Valerie discovers that Alex's mechanic has been selling him new cars with rebuilt engines, she and Josie set out to trap the scam artists.

Show/hide 7. The Camping Trip (Little Archie) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Little Archie
Genre
Children
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews

Credits

Writing
Dexter Taylor, scripter
Art
Dexter Taylor, line art
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Dexter Taylor, letterer

Reprint history

Original
Little Archie (Archie, 1969 series) #96 (July 1975)

Synopsis

Fred decides to accompany Archie and Jughead on their hike to Log Jam Lake, so Jughead decides to put him to good use.

Show/hide 8. Food Fun (Little Jughead) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Little Jughead
Genre
Children
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle

Credits

Writing
Dexter Taylor, scripter
Art
Dexter Taylor, penciller
 
Rudy Lapick, inker
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Bill Yoshida, letterer

Reprint history

Original
Little Archie (Archie, 1969 series) #74 (October 1972)

Synopsis

Jughead agrees to bring a date so he can participate in Veronica's party.

Show/hide 9. Untitled (Archie Club News) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Archie Club News

Credits

Art
various, line art (illustration)
Colours
Barry Grossman , colourist (illustration)
Text
, typeset

Notes

letters submitted by Carol Jacobson, Tina Brown; page also includes membership application for the Archie Club

Show/hide 10. Party Pooper (Sabrina) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Sabrina
Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Harvey; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Credits

Writing
Dick Malmgren, scripter
Art
Dick Malmgren, penciller
 
Rudy Lapick, inker
Colours
Barry Grossman, colourist
Text
Bill Yoshida, letterer

Synopsis

Sabrina and Harvey will arrive at a party on time if Sabrina can stop forgetting things.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 22544

Entry created

  • 15/07/2019

Cover added

  • 15/07/2019

Index completed

  • 20/10/2021

Last updated

  • 20/10/2021