(January 2013)

Archie, 1989 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
10 times a year (monthly except Apr. and Nov.)
On-sale date:
2012-12-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646952418711
Editing:
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Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Keywords:
Christmas; Christmas tree

[Download the Archie Comics App for free!] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie Comics digital app.

Merry Christmas (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead discovers he has an incredible singing voice, but only when singing Christmas carols.
Keywords:
Christmas; Christmas carols

Cover Charge (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
When Jughead trades his beanie for a Santa cap, Reggie and the girls bombard him with snowballs, but Archie gets them back with the help of a crowd of neighborhood kids.
Reprints:
Keywords:
santa hat; snowball fight

Indexer Notes

Feature was changed from "Archie" to "Jughead" for this printing.

A Couple Of Fruitcakes (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Gaston (the Lodges' chef); Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
The secret of Gaston's fruitcake is revealed when Jughead has the same secret recipe.
Reprints:
Keywords:
fruitcake

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Betty and Veronica" to "Jughead" for this printing.

The Not-So-Impossible (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs; Pop Tate; Santa Claus
Synopsis:
Archie goes around trying to take pictures of things that should be impossible. He misses getting a shot of Santa Claus but finds something even more unbelievable -- Jughead kissing Ethel after she gave him a Christmas gift.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas

Indexer Notes

Feature changed to "Jughead" for this printing.

Wrap Session (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie does such a bad job wrapping Christmas presents that he gets Veronica to wrap the present he is giving Betty and vice versa.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; Christmas presents

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Betty and Veronica" to "Jughead" for this printing.

Elf Help (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jingles; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis:
Jingles uses his magic to turn everybody into their opposite self.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; Christmas tree

[Double Digest Sample Pack] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for a random assortment of Double Digests.

On That Note (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead is concerned after Reggie falls off a stage.

[Jughead's Diner #1] (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Diner / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Bill Golliher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Grizelda; Frieda Gabbit; Biff Hardly; Gums
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover reprint used as the title page of the next section featuring Jughead's Diner reprints.

["Hi! I'm the magical stool that transported Jughead to Dinersville."] (Table of Contents)

recap / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Recap of the premise of Jughead's Diner.

It's a Wonderful Stool! (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Diner / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Brosseau (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Eggbert; Grizelda; Maxine; Jolene; Caffeine; Gums; Slimy Sal; Mary; Mr. Bones; Pop Tate; Frieda; Hearty Hattie; Judy; The Watusi Twins; Melvis; Elvis
Synopsis:
It's Fish Appreciation Day in Dinersville.

Indexer Notes

This is probably from Jughead's Diner (Archie, 1990 series) #6 but needs confirmation.

Chapter 1: It's a Wonderful Stool!
Chapter 2: Journey to the Center of my Carp!
Chapter 3: Jughead Doesn't Eat Here Anymore!
Chapter 4: Take My Stool, Please!

[Archie's Giant Kids' Joke Book] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie's Giant Kids' Joke Book collection.

Chow Row (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Hot Dog howls when Jughead stops him from raiding the fridge.

Anchors Away (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie folds under the pressure.
Keywords:
bowling

Dull Skull (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead ask's Moose "what's new".

[Archie Comics Super Special Magazine] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie Comics Super Special Magazine.

Brolly Folly (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead tells Archie not to open an umbrella inside, it is bad luck.

["How was school today?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Gladys Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead sleeps thru the school day.
Reprints:
  • From Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

Swift Shift (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
While watching TV, Archie and Jughead are interested in different parts of the game.
Reprints:

Hobby Hoarse (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy asks the class about their hobbies. Reggie makes fun of Jughead's hobby of collecting old door knockers.

Class Act (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jack Gordon; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jack Gordon, a new teacher at Riverdale High, is an old friend of Archie and the gang, but when he tries to act professional the kids have a hard time accepting him.

Fringe Binge (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils:
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead gets a job at a bakery but he can't sell anything without tasting it first.
Reprints:

["Your pal Jughead has shown up late for work every day!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead can't get to work on time.
Reprints:
  • from Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

Jughead Strikes Again! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
The Lodge Mansion has a new bowling alley added and Jughead bowls a perfect game.
Keywords:
bowling

The Loner (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Reggie tries to leave The Archies and start a solo career.

A Work of Art (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead go to a modern art exhibition.

Unwise Exercise (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Watching TV, Jughead decides to buy an Elasto-Flex - 72 Easy Payments.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The credits in Jughead (Archie, 1987 series) #19 list the writer as Rod Ollerenshaw and the inker as Chic Stone.

Collision Course (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead test drives Dilton's radar-controlled skateboard.
Keywords:
skateboard

As Others See You (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie, Jughead and Reggie are talking like Miss Grundy and Mr. Weatherbee as a joke. Miss Grundy and Mr. Weatherbee decide to turn the tables on them and impersonate their speech patterns.
Reprints:

...I'm Stuffed! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Jellybean Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie are stuffing envelopes for extra money and accidentally mail Jellybean's favorite pacifier.

Network Nitwit (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead attempts to get his own cooking show.
Reprints:

Bent but Not Broke (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Jughead makes a bet with Betty and Veronica that he can trick Archie and Reggie to carry him around town.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
?

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page of the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

The Rivals (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis:
Jealous of Bingo for monopolizing his little girl, Mr. Smythe tries to get her attention and then kicks Bingo out of the house again, which causes Samantha to refuse all her meals for a week.
Reprints:

Space Story (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Samson Smythe
Synopsis:
Bingo paints Samson's den to make it look larger.
Reprints:

[Comic Book Fair] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie themed book fairs.

He's No Slouch! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Veronica tries to get Jughead to stand up straight.

[Subscribe Today] (Table of Contents)

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The Turnabout (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Ethel
Synopsis:
Archie, Reggie, Betty and Veronica drag Jughead out to go Christmas caroling so the rest of the gang can set up a surprise Christmas party for him.
Keywords:
Christmas; Christmas caroling

[Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale collection.

There's a First Time for Everything! (Table of Contents)

Kevin Keller / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Parent
Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Rich Kozlowski
Colors:
Digikore Studios
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
teen
Reprints:

[Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale] (Table of Contents)

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House ad for the Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale collection.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Everything's Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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[The Best of Archie Comics Book Two] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the Best of Archie Comics volume two.

[Archie Comics Super Special Magazine] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie Comics Super Special Magazine.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jughead
  2. 1. [Download the Archie Comics App for free!]
  3. 2. Merry Christmas
    Jughead
  4. 3. Cover Charge
    Jughead
  5. 4. A Couple Of Fruitcakes
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Not-So-Impossible
    Jughead
  7. 6. Wrap Session
    Jughead
  8. 7. Elf Help
    Jughead
  9. 8. [Double Digest Sample Pack]
  10. 9. On That Note
    Jughead
  11. 10. [Jughead's Diner #1]
    Jughead's Diner
  12. 11. ["Hi! I'm the magical stool that transported Jughead to Dinersville."]
  13. 12. It's a Wonderful Stool!
    Jughead's Diner
  14. 13. [Archie's Giant Kids' Joke Book]
  15. 14. Chow Row
    Jughead
  16. 15. Anchors Away
    Archie
  17. 16. Dull Skull
    Jughead
  18. 17. [Archie Comics Super Special Magazine]
  19. 18. Brolly Folly
    Jughead
  20. 19. ["How was school today?"]
    Archie
  21. 20. Swift Shift
    Jughead
  22. 21. Hobby Hoarse
    Jughead
  23. 22. Class Act
    Jughead
  24. 23. Fringe Binge
    Jughead
  25. 24. ["Your pal Jughead has shown up late for work every day!"]
    Archie
  26. 25. Jughead Strikes Again!
    Jughead
  27. 26. The Loner
    The Archies
  28. 27. A Work of Art
    Jughead
  29. 28. Unwise Exercise
    Jughead
  30. 29. Collision Course
    Jughead
  31. 30. As Others See You
    Jughead
  32. 31. ...I'm Stuffed!
    Jughead
  33. 32. Network Nitwit
    Jughead
  34. 33. Bent but Not Broke
    Jughead
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  36. 35. The Rivals
    That Wilkin Boy
  37. 36. Space Story
    That Wilkin Boy
  38. 37. [Comic Book Fair]
  39. 38. He's No Slouch!
    Jughead
  40. 39. [Subscribe Today]
  41. 40. The Turnabout
    Jughead
  42. 41. [Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale]
  43. 42. There's a First Time for Everything!
    Kevin Keller
  44. 43. [Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale]
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  46. 45. [The Best of Archie Comics Book Two]
  47. 46. [Archie Comics Super Special Magazine]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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