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Archie, 1989 Series
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Price:
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Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
11 times a year
On-sale date:
2013-11-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646952419711
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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)

Pencils:
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Peña (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Santa Claus
Keywords:
Christmas; Christmas tree

[Archie Riverdale Rescue] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for an Archie themed gaming app.

The Holiday Season (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors:
Joe Morciglio (credited)
Letters:
Teresa Davidson (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Forsythe Jones; Gladys Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead try to find jobs during the Christmas season.

Pucker Power (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead is afraid of the girls trapping him with mistletoe.

Indexer Notes

This is possibly from Archie Giant Series Magazine (Archie, 1954 series) #464 but needs confirmation.

Fitting Knitting (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Ethel knits Jughead a pair of Christmas stockings.

Here Comes Santa Claus (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
Archie dresses Hot Dog up like a reindeer and hooks him to a sled to surprise Veronica but manages to crash through the Lodge mansion.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas; Christmas tree

Xmas Mix Up (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
Archie mixes up his Christmas presents causing his friends to get the wrong gifts.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Christmas

Aid Charade (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead helps Midge tie a Christmas ribbon with his nose.

The Big Hang-Up (Table of Contents)

Mister Weatherbee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
Ethel is hanging up mistletoe.

[The Munsters Action Figures] (Table of Contents)

Diamond Selections; NBCUniversal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for action figures based on The Munsters.

Express Redress (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead uses a skateboard to be first in line at the cafeteria.

Grid Kid (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
Archie is carried off the football field.

[Jughead's Time Police] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (signed)
Inks:
Rex Lindsey (signed)
Colors:
?

Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as a title page for the next section featuring Jughead's Time Police reprints.

To Beanie Or Not To Beanie (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Time Police / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; January McAndrews; Paul Revere; Cleopatra; Esok (Time Admiral from Atlantis); Cavemen; Gladys Jones (Cameo); Forsythe P. Jones II (cameo)
Synopsis:
Hot Dog tries on Jughead's time beanie and travels in the past, causing havoc. Only January and Jughead can stop him, but it may end up costing them their positions in the Time Police.
Reprints:
Keywords:
time travel

Indexer Notes

This story is told in four chapters: Chapter 1 (6 pages), Chapter 2 (5 pages), Chapter 3 (5 pages), and Chapter 4 (5 pages).

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the fourth Archie: The Married Life collection.

Book Binding (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead has his head stuck in a book and is oblivious to his surroundings.

[20% off all Archie comics] (Table of Contents)

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tall Fall (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
The opposing basketball team is really tall.
Keywords:
basketball

Stock Yock (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead goes grocery shopping with his mother.

Hard Choice (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Harry Lucey (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie considers himself a "dumb, stupid, ignorant, wishy-washy excuse for a man" because of his inability to decide between Betty and Veronica.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Veronica is carrying a box from "Antunes Men's Wear," a reference to Carlos Antunes. In the original printing, the box says "DeCarlo Men's Wear".

Loves Labor Lost (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie find a note in Jughead's handwriting professing his love for Veronica.
Reprints:

The Pity Of The Nitty Gritty (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
A misunderstanding leads to consternation among Jughead's friends and detention for Jughead.
Reprints:

Penny Wise Guy (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:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Chet; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Jughead finds another customer's lucky nickel.

Smart Pet Tricks (Table of Contents)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Tom Moore (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Hot Dog does everything he can to keep Jughead from watching a TV show about training your dog to do tricks.
Reprints:

Mullet Over! (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
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Miss Beazly; Svenson; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
While away at his Grandma's place for a vacation, Jughead changes his hairstyle to a mullet.

Bird Brain (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:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Jughead is hypnotized during a comedy act and Reggie tells him to eat like a bird.
Keywords:
hypnotism; hypnotist

Trash Bash (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:
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Reggie tries hiding from Moose in a trash can.

Indexer Notes

Probably from Reggie and Me (Archie, 1966 series) #60 but needs confirmation.

Soirée About That (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Archie throws a surprise part for Veronica on the anniversary of their first date.

The Reject (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to convince Betty that she has to play hard-to-get if she is going to win Archie.

Mr. Misfit (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:
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Dr. Mudge; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Dr. Mudge is doing a study on teenagers and believes they are all the same until he meets Jughead.

On Second Thought (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead try to get a touch football game together.
Keywords:
football

[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 for the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

Disaster Area (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Mr. Sanders
Synopsis:
Bingo accidentally destroys merchandise at a department store, but before the damages can be computed, the boiler blows up.

A Women's Lib-Rib (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle (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; Uncle Herman
Synopsis:
Bingo is depressed because Samantha is so much stronger than he is, so Uncle Herman suggests challenging her to some games that he can beat her at.
Reprints:

[Double Digest Sample Pack] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for a random assortment of Double Digests.

That's the Way the Ball Bounces (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie visits the Lodge residence, hoping the Christmas season has induced Mr. Lodge to forgive his last visit.
Reprints:

Wrap Flap (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Betty asks Moose to wrap everything under the tree.
Keywords:
Christmas

Tale of Travail (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Jughead wants double time for working Christmas Eve.

Gentleman Jughead! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Gladys Jones; Gaston
Synopsis:
Veronica gives Jughead the use of Smithers for a week as a Christmas present.

[Archie Comics Subscriptions] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for various Archie titles.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

[The Art of Archie: The Covers] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for The Art of Archie Comics: The Covers collection.

[12 Million Downloads] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie digital comics app.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jughead
  2. 1. [Archie Riverdale Rescue]
  3. 2. The Holiday Season
    Jughead
  4. 3. Pucker Power
    Jughead
  5. 4. Fitting Knitting
    Jughead
  6. 5. Here Comes Santa Claus
    Archie
  7. 6. Xmas Mix Up
    Archie
  8. 7. Aid Charade
    Jughead
  9. 8. The Big Hang-Up
    Mister Weatherbee
  10. 9. [The Munsters Action Figures]
    Diamond Selections; NBCUniversal
  11. 10. Express Redress
    Jughead
  12. 11. Grid Kid
    Jughead
  13. 12. [Jughead's Time Police]
  14. 13. To Beanie Or Not To Beanie
    Jughead's Time Police
  15. 14. [Archie: The Married Life Book Four]
  16. 15. Book Binding
    Jughead
  17. 16. [20% off all Archie comics]
    Midtown Comics
  18. 17. Tall Fall
    Jughead
  19. 18. Stock Yock
    Jughead
  20. 19. Hard Choice
    Jughead
  21. 20. Loves Labor Lost
    Jughead
  22. 21. The Pity Of The Nitty Gritty
    Jughead
  23. 22. Penny Wise Guy
    Jughead
  24. 23. Smart Pet Tricks
    Hot Dog
  25. 24. Mullet Over!
    Jughead
  26. 25. Bird Brain
    Jughead
  27. 26. Trash Bash
    Jughead
  28. 27. Soirée About That
    Archie
  29. 28. The Reject
    Jughead
  30. 29. Mr. Misfit
    Jughead
  31. 30. On Second Thought
    Jughead
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  33. 32. Disaster Area
    That Wilkin Boy
  34. 33. A Women's Lib-Rib
    That Wilkin Boy
  35. 34. [Double Digest Sample Pack]
  36. 35. That's the Way the Ball Bounces
    Jughead
  37. 36. Wrap Flap
    Moose
  38. 37. Tale of Travail
    Jughead
  39. 38. Gentleman Jughead!
    Jughead
  40. 39. [Archie Comics Subscriptions]
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  42. 41. [The Art of Archie: The Covers]
  43. 42. [12 Million Downloads]
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