(January 1976)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard US digest size
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Look! Veronica has Archie on the merry-go-round!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Safe Unsound! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Norton; Mr. Weatherbee; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to prevent Jughead from having accidents.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Rumor Has It (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Reggie spreads a rumor to break up Archie and Veronica so he can take her to the dance.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Comparison Value (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Victor Gorelick

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica is trying to keep an eye on Betty and Archie, but when they see her they think she's dating some ugly people.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

["A "Texas spiny swift"! Is that what you lost?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead lost a lizard at school.

Hero To Go (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Midge; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
A big basketball game is coming up so Coach Kleats orders the gang to protect the school's star player, Reggie.

Fun Page (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

What's the picture, draw a tea kettle, answer the questions with a rhyme of the pictures, unscramble the letters to know what is in the Jughead Special sandwich, color the clown.

No Parking (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica wants to know why Archie stopped the car.

Color-full (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
Characters:
Howie; Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Her cousin Howie is crying because Li'l Jinx won't give him her crayons.

Habit Rabbit! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Dilton Doily; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Dilton tries to change Jughead.

["Mr. Flutesnoot said to get someone with some weight!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
There's been an incident involving Mr. Flutesnoot's weather balloon.

High Fashion (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Susan; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica try to outdo each other in dressing up.

The Challenge (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Big Ethel; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica bet Reggie and Archie a dinner that they can change Jughead's woman-hating ways.

Vive la France! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doily; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Riverdale students are visiting Paris, but Jughead has disappeared without a trace.
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Indexer Notes

Part one of four.

Credits from the index to the original printing.

The Plot Thickens (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Agent 318 (Jaques); Pierre
Synopsis:
Archie finds a clue to Jughead's disappearance.
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Indexer Notes

Part two of four.

Credits from the index to the original printing.

The Chase is on! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Agent 982 (Etienne); Pierre; Antoine; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead are pursued by crooks.
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Indexer Notes

Part three of four.

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Trouble in the Tower! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pierre; Antoine; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doily; Moose Mason; Agent 318 (Jaques); Agent 982 (Etienne)
Synopsis:
The chase ends at the Eiffel Tower.
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Indexer Notes

Part four of four.

Credits from the index to the original printing.

["Of all the clubs in school, Jughead joins one for fencing!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee can't understand why Jughead joined the fencing club.

Fun Page (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the letters to spell out a famous saying, draw the figure, dizzy quiz and corn off the cob.

Fun Page (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Start at the correct number to spell out a famous saying, color Betty, corn off the cob.

Changing Times (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
Characters:
Hap Holiday; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx has questions about a story's flying carpet.
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Jingle Jangle (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead keeps talking in rhyme.

Present-ly Yours! (Table of Contents)

Archie's Mom / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews; Joe; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Charlie
Synopsis:
Archie's mom gets an ugly lamp for her birthday.

It's a Fact! (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Trivia about a variety of things.

["What exotic delicacy do you have to delight the jaded palate of a gourmet today, Miss Beazly?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee orders the largest sausage.

The Persistent One! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Smithers; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead and Reggie watch Archie try to get into the Lodge mansion.

Finger Fantasy (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Veronica can control Archie's actions with her finger.

Quiet Pleads (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Overdew; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead keeps making noise in the school library.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

["When you broke our date for the prom, you said you'd get someone to take me!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie is working on getting Betty a date for the prom.

Even Steven (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica is going away for a week.

Don't let it puzzle you! (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

How many shots did Archie take and which numbers did he hit to equal 100, name the expression illustrated, name the color illustrated, fill in the blanks, word square and how many things can you make out of E.

See Saw (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
Characters:
Hap Holiday; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx's dad is looking for his golf club.
Reprints:

Trouble with Tessie! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Tessie; Fred Andrews; Mr. Barnswallow; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
The Maharajah of Gaboona sent Archie an elephant.

Clothing Dummy (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Stony Brook
Synopsis:
Jughead becomes a practicing guru.
Reprints:

Backfield in Emotion (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Kleats; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
The girls are upset that the boys signed up for football and won't date them as much.

Venice he Going to Learn? (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy asks the class what contribution the Phoenicians made to modern civilization.

Missile Madness (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie takes a model rocket ship to Mr. Weatherbee.

Bad Break (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy asks the class how the Egyptians managed to build the pyramids.

Jughead's Daffy-nitions (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Humorous definitions of luxury, winter resort, bunkhouse and vacation.

Image Schimage (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Jughead gets hit on the head with a baseball and becomes a new person.

Hat's Enough (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica shows Betty her new hat.

Fun Page (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the city names, figure out the four-letter word, figure out the girls' names and a hand shadow.

Hold the Phone! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Fluteweed; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to play the saxophone.

Money Problems (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
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx is tempted by different treats.

Out to Launch (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead dreams what it would be like to be the first man on Mars.

["What ever made Jughead want to run away?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
The gang is wondering why Jughead was running away.

Star Gazers (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Victor Gorelick

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica get Jughead to take a girl up to Passion Point to look at the stars.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

The Lecture (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
June July; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie protests Veronica's jealous accusation that he'd stare at another girl, and getting the girl's name and address while doing so.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Footballitis (Table of Contents)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
The state high school athletic commission is examining complaints about some of Coach Kleats athletes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Tired Blood (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Charlie; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Coach Kleats wants Jughead to get some tires for the athletes to train with.
Reprints:

[It's a brand new Archie Annual jam packed with 160 pages in full color] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Archie Annual Digest #27

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

[160 pages of stories and fun in Archie's full color comics digest] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doily; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Big Ethel; Reggie Mantle; Midge; Moose Mason; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Archie Comics Digest #16
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Look! Veronica has Archie on the merry-go-round!"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Safe Unsound!
    Jughead
  4. 3. Rumor Has It
    Archie
  5. 4. Comparison Value
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["A "Texas spiny swift"! Is that what you lost?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  7. 6. Hero To Go
    Reggie
  8. 7. Fun Page
  9. 8. No Parking
    Archie
  10. 9. Color-full
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Habit Rabbit!
    Jughead
  12. 11. ["Mr. Flutesnoot said to get someone with some weight!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  13. 12. High Fashion
    Betty and Veronica
  14. 13. The Challenge
    Jughead
  15. 14. Vive la France!
    Archie
  16. 15. The Plot Thickens
    Archie
  17. 16. The Chase is on!
    Archie
  18. 17. Trouble in the Tower!
    Archie
  19. 18. ["Of all the clubs in school, Jughead joins one for fencing!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  20. 19. Fun Page
    Archie
  21. 20. Fun Page
  22. 21. Changing Times
    Li'l Jinx
  23. 22. Jingle Jangle
    Jughead
  24. 23. Present-ly Yours!
    Archie's Mom
  25. 24. It's a Fact!
  26. 25. ["What exotic delicacy do you have to delight the jaded palate of a gourmet today, Miss Beazly?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  27. 26. The Persistent One!
    Archie
  28. 27. Finger Fantasy
    Betty and Veronica
  29. 28. Quiet Pleads
    Jughead
  30. 29. ["When you broke our date for the prom, you said you'd get someone to take me!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  31. 30. Even Steven
    Archie
  32. 31. Don't let it puzzle you!
  33. 32. See Saw
    Li'l Jinx
  34. 33. Trouble with Tessie!
    Archie
  35. 34. Clothing Dummy
    Reggie
  36. 35. Backfield in Emotion
    Archie
  37. 36. Venice he Going to Learn?
    Archie
  38. 37. Missile Madness
    Mr. Weatherbee
  39. 38. Bad Break
    Jughead
  40. 39. Jughead's Daffy-nitions
  41. 40. Image Schimage
    Jughead
  42. 41. Hat's Enough
    Betty and Veronica
  43. 42. Fun Page
  44. 43. Hold the Phone!
    Archie
  45. 44. Money Problems
    Li'l Jinx
  46. 45. Out to Launch
    Jughead
  47. 46. ["What ever made Jughead want to run away?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  48. 47. Star Gazers
    Betty and Veronica
  49. 48. The Lecture
    Archie
  50. 49. Footballitis
    Coach Kleats
  51. 50. Tired Blood
    Jughead
  52. 51. [It's a brand new Archie Annual jam packed with 160 pages in full color]
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
  54. 53. [160 pages of stories and fun in Archie's full color comics digest]
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