(1975-76)

Archie, 1975 Series
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Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
Once a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Editing:
none listed
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest size
Paper Stock:
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

First digest size issue


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead; Archie
Synopsis:
movie prices have gone up to the shocking $5.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover is blank.

Brute Farce (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie; Veronica; Reggie; Betty; Egbert
Synopsis:
Archie the tiger, carries off Veronica on his shoulder.

Footsore and Weary (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie decides to make a plaster mold of his foot for a speech. But Reggie substitutes cement for the plaster, unbeknowst to Archie
Reprints:

The Shrimp From Outer Space (Table of Contents)

Little Archie and the Good Ol' Gang / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Bob Bolling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Bolling

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Ambrose Pipps; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Moose Mason; Little Jughead Jones; Little Reggie Mantle; Loreli; Sheldon Broadbeam; Ludwig La Stanza
Synopsis:
Little Archie and the Good Ol' Gang build a rocket out of a barrel and a giant slingshot, but can't find anyone who'll volunteer to go to the moon in it. When Ambrose comes by, trying to get into the Good Ol' Gang, the kids promise him that he can be part of the gang if he goes up in the rocket -- and if he comes back alive.
Reprints:

Go On a Word Safari With Archie (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Archie Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
to lunch and to the library.

Indexer Notes

reprints an Archie daily comic strip.

Archie The Archer (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie takes up archery, but Mr. Lodge is reading a book on controlling his temper and is determined not to let Archie's arrows get on his nerves.
Reprints:
Keywords:
archery

Cave Happy! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Betty; Veronica; Reggie; Jughead
Synopsis:
The gang goes spelunking.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

24 page stories broken into chapters. Each chapter has its own page numbering, thus indexing it as several stories.

The Rock People (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor; adventure
Characters:
Archie; Reggie; Jughead; Betty; Veronica
Synopsis:
meets the rock people
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

2nd part of a 24 page story.

Archie to the Rescue (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie; Reggie; Jughead; Betty; Veronica
Reprints:

Up For Air (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor; adventure
Characters:
Reggie; Archie; Jughead; Betty; Veronica
Synopsis:
back to ground level.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

last part of story.

Archie-doodles (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Parts of drawings that don't look like the full picture.

Archie's Gag Bag! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
"Mind if I use my fingers?"

Indexer Notes

reprint of an Archie daily newspaper strip.

Help Wanted (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Franklin
Synopsis:
With Smithers on vacation, Mr. Lodge hires a hideous-looking temporary replacement to scare Archie away.
Reprints:

Jaded Jest (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty asks Archie if he'll love her when she's "old, worn and jaded," and is offended when he jokingly implies that she already is.
Reprints:

Archie Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Synopsis:
New basketball player found in room 8.

Indexer Notes

reprinted from the Archie newspaper strip.

The Big Show (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dexter Taylor
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor
Inks:
Dexter Taylor
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dexter Taylor

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Little Archie; Little Reggie; Little Betty; Spotty
Synopsis:
A flea circus comes to town.
Reprints:

Takes Two To Tangle (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
In a fight between Archie and Reggie, the teachers get differing impressions of who punched out who.
Reprints:

Capturing Archie's Heart (Table of Contents)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
G. Lemoine
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Synopsis:
Bird flew into Mr. Weatherbee's office.

Indexer Notes

reprinted from the Archie newspaper strip.

Pizza Panic (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Grimaldi
Synopsis:
No one wants a soda, they want pizza.
Reprints:

Inspiration (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
How Mr. Lodge became rich.
Reprints:

Summer Foto Fun Album (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Synopsis:
photos from an album

Archie Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Veronica; Archie; Jughead
Synopsis:
threw three darts in kitchen.

Indexer Notes

reprinted from Archie daily newspaper strip.

The PH Factor (Table of Contents)

Pureheart the Powerful / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
Victor Gorelick
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen; humor; superhero
Characters:
Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie can become Pureheart, by calling on his PH Factor.
Reprints:

Heads Up (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
A combination of a strange chemical solution and radiation from a machine causes Archie's hand to become invisible.
Reprints:

The Gang's All Here (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Fred is infuriated when the peace and quiet of his home is invaded by Archie's friends.
Reprints:

A Matter of Time (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor
Inks:
Dexter Taylor
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dexter Taylor

Genre:
children; humor; adventure
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Spotty; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Little Archie has to chain Spotty up outside the school. Chasing a rabbit, Spotty pulls the chain out of the ground and escapes, but then gets chained to the train track
Reprints:

Puzzle Story (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Hi-Diddle-Riddle (Table of Contents)

Archie Presents / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Mission Accomplished! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis:
Mrs. Andrews asks Archie to return something Mrs. Jones left at the Andrews' house earlier -- her purse! Now Archie has to return the purse without being seen.
Reprints:

Dullsville (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie tells us that "nothing ever happens in Riverdale," not noticing either the massive damage he causes or the rampaging gorilla who has escaped from the circus.
Reprints:

Archie Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Synopsis:
fire? Let's go....

Indexer Notes

reprinted from an Archie daily newspaper strip.

The Helmet (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Veronica; Reggie
Synopsis:
Archie wears a pith helmet.
Reprints:
  • from ?
Keywords:
pith helmet

Quick Delivery (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead; Archie
Synopsis:
fast ball
Reprints:

Litter Perfect! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Mr. Andrews sends Archie to the store to buy a new garbage can. But when Reggie teases Archie about his car, Archie throws the new trashcan over Reggie.
Reprints:

Call of the Wild (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie; Mr. Lodge; Smithers; Veronica
Synopsis:
Archie has a voice that can break glass.
Reprints:

["You Don't Have To Be Mad..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
ad for Madhouse Comics Digest #1

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover is blank.

["Fantastic!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?; Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?; Jon d'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Four reprinted spot illustrations on ad for Archie Comics Digest #13 and Jughead With Archie Digest #10.

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Brute Farce
    Archie
  4. 3. Footsore and Weary
    Archie
  5. 4. The Shrimp From Outer Space
    Little Archie and the Good Ol' Gang
  6. 5. Go On a Word Safari With Archie
  7. 6. Archie Gag Bag
    Archie
  8. 7. Archie The Archer
    Archie
  9. 8. Cave Happy!
    Archie
  10. 9. The Rock People
    Archie
  11. 10. Archie to the Rescue
    Archie
  12. 11. Up For Air
    Archie
  13. 12. Archie-doodles
  14. 13. Archie's Gag Bag!
    Archie
  15. 14. Help Wanted
    Archie
  16. 15. Jaded Jest
    Archie
  17. 16. Archie Gag Bag
    Archie
  18. 17. The Big Show
    Little Archie
  19. 18. Takes Two To Tangle
    Archie
  20. 19. Capturing Archie's Heart
  21. 20. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  22. 21. Pizza Panic
    Archie
  23. 22. Inspiration
    Archie
  24. 23. Summer Foto Fun Album
    Archie
  25. 24. Archie Gag Bag
    Archie
  26. 25. The PH Factor
    Pureheart the Powerful
  27. 26. Heads Up
    Archie
  28. 27. The Gang's All Here
    Archie
  29. 28. A Matter of Time
    Little Archie
  30. 29. Puzzle Story
    Little Archie
  31. 30. Hi-Diddle-Riddle
    Archie Presents
  32. 31. Mission Accomplished!
    Archie
  33. 32. Dullsville
    Archie
  34. 33. Archie Gag Bag
    Archie
  35. 34. The Helmet
    Archie
  36. 35. Quick Delivery
    Archie
  37. 36. Litter Perfect!
    Archie
  38. 37. Call of the Wild
    Archie
  39. 38. ["You Don't Have To Be Mad..."]
    Madhouse Comics Digest
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
  41. 40. ["Fantastic!"]
    Archie Digests
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Steven Rowe