(1977)

Archie, 1975 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
Twice A Year
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Barcode:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest size
Paper Stock:
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

A Raft of Fun (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica; Betty; Archie Andrews; Reggie; Jughead
Synopsis:
Inspired by Mark Twain's "Huckleberry Finn," Archie takes Betty and Veronica down the river on a raft.
Reprints:

["Jughead and Archie have learned to water-ski ..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty; Veronica; Reggie; Jughead (not seen)
Synopsis:
Jughead is skiing on one ski
Reprints:
  • from Archie [newspaperstrip]

Follow the Bouncing Boy (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead; Reggie; Archie
Synopsis:
Jughead has a pogo stick. Reggie can do better of course.
Reprints:
  • from ?

I Crossed the Threshold of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Veronica; Mrs. Andrews; Smithers; Mr Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica tests Archie's love for her.
Reprints:

Sea Treasure Trove (Table of Contents)

Archie Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

["Archie, You've been chastising that poor ukulele for days now."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Pop Tate; Archie; Jughead
Reprints:
  • from Archie [newspaperstrip]

The Old Indian Sign (Table of Contents)

The Archies / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; betty; Veronica; Jughead; Reggie; Mr. Lodge; Moccasin Nose; Professor Bonespur
Synopsis:
Why is no one coming to the grand opening of Mr. Lodge's resort?
Reprints:

The Sign Hater (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty; Veronica; Archie
Synopsis:
Veronica demonstrates her independence by refusing to obey any sign she sees.
Reprints:

["Imagine! Archie asked me to surf at Elbow Beach alone!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty; Archie
Synopsis:
Betty is alone with Archie (or so she thinks).
Reprints:
  • from Archie [newspaperstrip]

Hide and Seek! (Table of Contents)

Li' Jinx / comic story / 3.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Jinx; Jinx's mother; Jinx's father
Synopsis:
Jinx has a birthday tomorrow.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Penpal section has been removed in reprint.

Rhyme Time (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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

A Clean Slate (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Reggie; Archie; Veronica; Betty; Moose; Jughead; Ethel; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy needs the blackboard washed.
Reprints:

["Mr. Lodge wants us to clean up the sandy bottom around his dock."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Jughead; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead try to speed up the work.
Reprints:
  • from Archie [newspaperstrip]

Beach Squeak (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Jughead; Reggie
Synopsis:
Reggie gets the girls, but Archie can't make a phone call.

Indexer Notes

Phone call price updated to 75 cents.

Possibly from Reggie and Me (Archie, 1966 series) #50 but needs confirmation.

Dig Those Grubbers (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children; adventure
Characters:
Chester; Mad Doctor Doom; The Grubbers; Archie; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
The Mad Doctor Doom, and his assistant Chester, return to Riverdale.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Riverdale has a deep seaport.

Jughead Maze (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards ?
Inks:
Joe Edwards ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards ?

["That's my Great Uncle Eyhab ..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Lodge; Jughead; Archie
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge's Great Uncle served on a whaling ship.
Reprints:
  • from Archie [newspaperstrip]

Out Numbered (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Archie; Betty Cooper; Veronica; Reggie; Jughead; Moose; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy thinks her authority is being eroded.
Reprints:

Old Soaks at Home (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Mr. Andrews; Mary Andrews; Betty; Veronica
Synopsis:
Archie is supposed to water the lawn.
Reprints:

Sleepy Time (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 3.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Jinx; Jinx's dad
Reprints:
  • from ?

Sign Savvy (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Veronica; Reggie
Synopsis:
Archie leaves a sign on Veronica.
Reprints:

The Great Hunger (Table of Contents)

[Jughead] / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; Typeset

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:
  • from ?

["I'm going down to the town launching pad ..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Jughead; Betty
Synopsis:
Taking the rowboat out.
Reprints:
  • from Archie [newspaperstrip]

Switch Pitch (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Reggie; Dilton
Synopsis:
Dilton and the other guys argue over which is the better hobby: stamp collecting or girl watching?
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Needs to be compared with original, which is marked as 6 pages.

Feeble Fable (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead; Betty; Veronica; Mr. Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead is hauling firewood in the summer, with the "grasshopper and the ant" on his mind.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Archie's new super-duper camera has an automatic timer ..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty; Jughead; Archie
Reprints:
  • from Archie [newspaperstrip]

Knack of Time (Table of Contents)

Archie as Captain Pureheart / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
Sal Contrera ?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
humor; teen; superhero
Characters:
Archie Andrews [as Captain Pureheart]; Reggie Mantle [as Evilheart]; Veronica Lodge; Time Wizard; Christopher Columbus (cameo)
Synopsis:
Pureheart, Evilheart and Veronica take a trip through time with the dastardly but incompetent Time Wizard, whose time-travel box keeps sending them all to the wrong era in history.
Reprints:

Bullygirl (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Charlie
Synopsis:
After being dismissed by Veronica, Archie stages a situation where he saves her so she'll be beholden to him. Betty, however, tumbles to the scheme.
Reprints:

["You'd think Veronica was leaving forever ..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge: Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica are taking the train to camp.

Jingled Jangled (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie; Reggie Mantle; Jughead; Betty; Veronica; Midge; Pop; Moose
Synopsis:
Reggie knows all the commercial jingles.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Commercials of the 1950s.

Ring My Chimes (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty; Archie; Reggie; Smithers; Veronica
Synopsis:
Betty is selling Rave-on products.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original feature was "Reggie and Me".

Pot o' Gold (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 3.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Li'l Jinx's dady
Synopsis:
looking for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

On the last page, the pen pal section was not reprinted.

Reggie Pencil Puzzle (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Reprints:
  • from ?

["Archie, did you get my asprin?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Mrs. Andrews; Mr. Andrews
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily [newspaperstrip]

Picnic (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Little Archie; Little Veronica; Little Betty; Granny Sage
Synopsis:
The gang goes on a picnic, over near Granny Sage's house, where they meet a big turtle.
Reprints:
  • from Adventures of Little Archie, The (Archie, 1957 series) #31 (Summer 1964)
Keywords:
monsters

The Light That Failed (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 2.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Veronica; Jughead; Mr. Lodge; Mr. Gilbert
Synopsis:
Mr Lodge wants a new lamp outsider his house.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["My cousin has a strong, masculine face ..."] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty; Jughead

["Arch! I can't swim underwater!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Jughead; Veronica
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily [newspaperstrip]

Colors on Parade (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Betty; Jughead
Synopsis:
Just before Betty meets Archie, she hears him say he doesn't like purple, and she's wearing purple.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits changed to match the credits printed in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #183.

One Good Turn (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

["Did you get me a workout suit ..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Kleates
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily [newspaperstrip]

Myth America (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead; Archie; Reggie; Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead has a new pet dragon.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Groan Up (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Li'l Jinx's Daddy
Synopsis:
Jinx didn't finish supper.

Indexer Notes

Possibly from Mad House Glads (Archie, 1970 series) #82 (February 1972) but needs confirmation.

Peak Performance (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie; Archie; Veronica
Synopsis:
The TV reception isn't clear, so up on the roof they go.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Archie, since when have you been wearing a hearing aid?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie; Mr. Andrews
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily [newspaperstrip]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. A Raft of Fun
    Archie
  3. 2. ["Jughead and Archie have learned to water-ski ..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  4. 3. Follow the Bouncing Boy
    Jughead
  5. 4. I Crossed the Threshold of Doom!
    Archie
  6. 5. Sea Treasure Trove
    Archie Puzzle Page
  7. 6. ["Archie, You've been chastising that poor ukulele for days now."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  8. 7. The Old Indian Sign
    The Archies
  9. 8. The Sign Hater
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. ["Imagine! Archie asked me to surf at Elbow Beach alone!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  11. 10. Hide and Seek!
    Li' Jinx
  12. 11. Rhyme Time
  13. 12. A Clean Slate
    Archie
  14. 13. ["Mr. Lodge wants us to clean up the sandy bottom around his dock."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  15. 14. Beach Squeak
    Reggie
  16. 15. Dig Those Grubbers
    Little Archie
  17. 16. Jughead Maze
  18. 17. ["That's my Great Uncle Eyhab ..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  19. 18. Out Numbered
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. Old Soaks at Home
    Archie
  21. 20. Sleepy Time
    Li'l Jinx
  22. 21. Sign Savvy
    Archie
  23. 22. The Great Hunger
    [Jughead]
  24. 23. ["I'm going down to the town launching pad ..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  25. 24. Switch Pitch
    Archie
  26. 25. Feeble Fable
    Jughead
  27. 26. ["Archie's new super-duper camera has an automatic timer ..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  28. 27. Knack of Time
    Archie as Captain Pureheart
  29. 28. Bullygirl
    Betty and Veronica
  30. 29. ["You'd think Veronica was leaving forever ..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  31. 30. Jingled Jangled
    Archie
  32. 31. Ring My Chimes
    Archie
  33. 32. Pot o' Gold
    Li'l Jinx
  34. 33. Reggie Pencil Puzzle
  35. 34. ["Archie, did you get my asprin?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  36. 35. Picnic
    Little Archie
  37. 36. The Light That Failed
    Jughead
  38. 37. ["My cousin has a strong, masculine face ..."]
    Jughead
  39. 38. ["Arch! I can't swim underwater!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  40. 39. Colors on Parade
    Betty
  41. 40. One Good Turn
    The Archies
  42. 41. ["Did you get me a workout suit ..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  43. 42. Myth America
    Jughead
  44. 43. Groan Up
    Li'l Jinx
  45. 44. Peak Performance
    Archie
  46. 45. ["Archie, since when have you been wearing a hearing aid?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
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