(March 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:
2013-02-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646952418911
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
skiing

[Double the Double] (Table of Contents)

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

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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for the new Double Double digest.

The Big Sleep (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:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Jughead decides to hibernate until spring. But when The Central High Smashers challenge the Riverdale High ice hockey players to a match -- and Riverdale's best player Reggie gets injured -- Archie and Dilton must rouse the sleeping Jughead somehow.
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Hot Stuff (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee; Svenson; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
Jughead is putting hot sauce on all his food, but when he takes it to school it accidentally ends up in the teacher's coffee.

Planned Activity (Table of Contents)

Jughead / 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:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead doesn't work in the winter, but he ends up helping Archie shovel snow anyway.

Samm Was Here (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Gladys Jones; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Forsythe Jones; Samm Schwartz (unnamed)
Synopsis:
Jughead's old friend Samm is in town but Jughead keeps missing him.

Indexer Notes

The "Samm" in this story is probably Samm Schwartz who pencilled many classic Jughead tales.

Lunch Crunch (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead has lost his lunch money but all his friends chip in to give him part of their lunch.

Indexer Notes

This might be from Jughead (Archie, 1965 series) #254 but needs confirmation.

The Last Straw (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Carlos Antunes (credited, recolored from original)
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Ethel; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Ethel invites Jughead over for dinner and a movie.

[Free Comic Book Day 2013] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad promoting Free Comic Book Day 2013.

Bear Facts (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The boys don't believe that Jughead saw a bear.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Archie and Friends / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring Little Archie reprints.

Here Comes the Jugarchie Mobile (Table of Contents)

Little Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Jughead; Little Archie; Little Veronica
Synopsis:
Little Jughead and Little Archie make some modifications to Archie's sled.

Smile When You Say That (Table of Contents)

Little Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Jughead; Little Reggie; Mr. Weatherbee; Little Archie; Little Betty
Synopsis:
After Mr. Weatherbee catches Little Jughead and Little Reggie fighting in the hall he tells them if he catches them again it is a year of detention.

Sew What's New? (Table of Contents)

Little Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Jughead; Little Archie; Miss Grundy; Little Reggie; Little Midge; Little Betty; Mr. Weatherbee; Little Veronica; Pop Tate; Professor Flutesnoot; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
Jughead sews a tablecloth for the school fashion show.

His Big Day (Table of Contents)

Little Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Jughead; Little Archie; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Little Jughead, as the 100,000th person to enter the grocery store, wins all the food he can carry in ten minutes.

[Double Digest Sample Pack] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for a random assortment of Double Digests.

Gym Vim (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee tells Jughead he can't sleep in the gym.

Wag Gag (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Archie thinks skiing is going to the dogs.
Keywords:
skiing

Outta This World! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the phrase puzzle.

Sub Flub (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead are lost on the frozen ocean.
Reprints:

Fill-osophy (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Dilton quotes "Man can not live by bread alone" so Jughead makes a sandwich.
Reprints:

[Comic Book Fair] (Table of Contents)

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

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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Indexer Notes

House ad about Archie themed book fairs.

Slippery Slip (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie wants to go skating but Jughead can't remember what chore he was supposed to do before he leaves.
Keywords:
ice skating

Promises Promises (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie decides the only way to raise his grades is to stop dating.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Feature has been changed from Archie to Jughead for this printing.

Heroes Are Made (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Bob White (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Stan
Synopsis:
Archie makes up a story about saving a girl from a fire and being a war hero to impress Veronica.

The Five Vs ... (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Jughead; Senator Windermere; Mr. Svenson
Synopsis:
Jughead is to interview the Senator.
Reprints:

Snow Job (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
To help Mr. Weatherbee get out of his garage, Archie, Reggie and Jughead clear his driveway.

["Are you going to eat all that yourself?"] (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:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
While Archie is on his cellphone, Jughead eats Archie's food.

Stunt Stint (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead helps Archie outdo Reggie in hot-dog ski tricks.
Reprints:
Keywords:
skiing

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from the original printing.

Big Gig (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead brings lots of food when he and Archie go snowmobiling.
Reprints:

Food Race (Table of Contents)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the words puzzle.

Heat Treat (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie's house is to cold so they go to Jughead's house.

The Cure (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Carlos Antunes (credited, recolored from original)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Jinx Malloy; Mr. Leprell
Synopsis:
While Jinx has a head cold he's no longer a jinx.

Bow Wow Row (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
? [as Elliot] (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Glayds Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
All Jughead wants after school is to snooze on the couch but his mother has other ideas, including taking Hot Dog for a walk.

Red Alert (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Ethel; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Svenson; Miss Beazly
Synopsis:
The kids invite Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy to their ice skating party but it ends with Mr. Weatherbee falling thru the ice.
Keywords:
ice skating

The Look of Love (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie asks Jughead if he believes in love at first sight.

Indexer Notes

This is possibly from Archie (Archie, 1962 series) #355 but needs confirmation.

The Dress (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Gladys Jones
Synopsis:
When Jughead insults Veronica's new dress she throws him and Archie out of her house.
Reprints:

[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.

Who Do You Trust (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe, decrying the current trend toward permissiveness, warns Samantha not to start any wild parties in his house while he's away. Soon after he leaves, a school bus full of young children breaks down in front of the house, and Samantha lets the kids in while it's being repaired.
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["Well, folks--"] (Table of Contents)

Herman Pin Up / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Uncle Herman; Bingo

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average copies previous 12 months: 166,281. Issue nearest filing date: 168,359.

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

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie Comics Digital Download App.

Secret Love (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:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Ethel; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead professes his love to Ethel.

[Archie Comics Subscriptions] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad listing various Archie Comics Subscriptions that are available.

Monitor Mayhem (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Miss Beazly; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee assigns Jughead to be hall monitor.

[Archie: The Married Life] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie: The Married Life collection.

Lodge -- A Complaint! (Table of Contents)

Archie Loves Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Uslan
Pencils:
Norm Breyfogle; Stan Goldberg (flashback, 3 panels on page 2)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein; Bob Smith (flashback, 3 panels on page 2)
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
drama; humor
Reprints:

[Archie: The Married Life] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie: The Married Life collections.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Battle Beasts] (Table of Contents)

Diamond Select Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Colors:
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Letters:
typeset

[Betty or Veronica?] (Table of Contents)

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

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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for an Archie-themed app for the IPhone, Ipad or Ipod Touch.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jughead
  2. 1. [Double the Double]
  3. 2. The Big Sleep
    Jughead
  4. 3. Hot Stuff
    Jughead
  5. 4. Planned Activity
    Jughead
  6. 5. Samm Was Here
    Jughead
  7. 6. Lunch Crunch
    Jughead
  8. 7. The Last Straw
    Jughead
  9. 8. [Free Comic Book Day 2013]
  10. 9. Bear Facts
    Jughead
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie and Friends
  12. 11. Here Comes the Jugarchie Mobile
    Little Jughead
  13. 12. Smile When You Say That
    Little Jughead
  14. 13. Sew What's New?
    Little Jughead
  15. 14. His Big Day
    Little Jughead
  16. 15. [Double Digest Sample Pack]
  17. 16. Gym Vim
    Jughead
  18. 17. Wag Gag
    Jughead
  19. 18. Outta This World!
    Jughead
  20. 19. Sub Flub
    Jughead
  21. 20. Fill-osophy
    Jughead
  22. 21. [Comic Book Fair]
  23. 22. Slippery Slip
    Jughead
  24. 23. Promises Promises
    Jughead
  25. 24. Heroes Are Made
    Archie
  26. 25. The Five Vs ...
    Jughead
  27. 26. Snow Job
    Jughead
  28. 27. ["Are you going to eat all that yourself?"]
    Archie
  29. 28. Stunt Stint
    Jughead
  30. 29. Big Gig
    Jughead
  31. 30. Food Race
    Jughead
  32. 31. Heat Treat
    Jughead
  33. 32. The Cure
    Jughead
  34. 33. Bow Wow Row
    Jughead
  35. 34. Red Alert
    Jughead
  36. 35. The Look of Love
    Jughead
  37. 36. The Dress
    Jughead
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  39. 38. Who Do You Trust
    That Wilkin Boy
  40. 39. ["Well, folks--"]
    Herman Pin Up
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
  42. 41. [Download the Archie App for free!]
  43. 42. Secret Love
    Jughead
  44. 43. [Archie Comics Subscriptions]
  45. 44. Monitor Mayhem
    Jughead
  46. 45. [Archie: The Married Life]
  47. 46. Lodge -- A Complaint!
    Archie Loves Veronica
  48. 47. [Archie: The Married Life]
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  50. 49. [Battle Beasts]
    Diamond Select Toys
  51. 50. [Betty or Veronica?]
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