(April 1992)

Archie, 1984 Series
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Price:
2.50 USD
Pages:
260
Indicia frequency:
5 times a year in Feb., Apr., June, Aug., Oct., and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode:
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Editing:
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Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Indicia title and cover title: Archie's Double Digest Magazine.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Alison Flood [as AMF] (signed)
Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Heckle Helper (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited); Nanci Tsetsekas (credited); Caryn Ambrosio (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)
Editing:
Nanci Tsetsekas (credited); Victor Gorelick (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead heckles Reggie during his stand-up comedy routine at the Laff Factory.

Cap Flap (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Moose doesn't understand the phrase "keep this under your hat".
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Math Wrath (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy has a math problem for Reggie to solve but his answer is not what she expects.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Capri Sun / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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You Know Your Romance Isn't Going Smoothly When... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Synopsis:
Humorous ways to tell that your romance isn't going well.
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["Archie Adventure Series is proud to present:"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Indexer Notes

Promo for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and for Mighty Mutanimals comics.

Treble Trouble (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie fixes a snowmobile for a girl but manages to make everybody else mad at him.
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["Pop Tate's Menu of Subscriptions"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

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typeset

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for various Archie titles.

The Weak Point (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Both Archie and Jughead give Veronica the trophies they have won.
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["Player's Choice"] (Table of Contents)

Nintendo / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Video Game advertisement.

Sporty (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:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Greg owns an "imported" car.
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Indexer Notes

This could be reprinted from Josie (Archie, 1965 series) #19 but needs confirmation.

["Great! Absolutely the best vacation I ever had!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Reggie tells about his vacation.
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["Archie Annual is number one!!!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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typeset

Indexer Notes

Order form for Archie Annual Digest Magazine.

Fireball (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica's carelessness causes the Lodge Mansion to catch on fire but luckily Archie is there to save Veronica.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from 2014 reprint.

Archie Uses Recycled Paper! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 2 pages (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Explains that Archie Comics now uses recycled paper for everything in Archie Comics except for the covers.

Mystery Message (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Marty Gardner
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Mrs. Klump
Synopsis:
While Midge is on vacation, Archie suggests that Moose send her a wire.
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Do Not Compute (Table of Contents)

Archie and Jughead / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Professor
Synopsis:
Archie, Jughead and Hot Dog get accidentally transported to Riverdale in the far future by the Professor's new machine.
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Blood Brothers (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
When scientists take a sample of Jughead's blood they find instead hamburger gravy.
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The Table's Turn (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie gets two tickets to a fancy dance that Veronica wants to go to but there is a catch, he has to wait tables to earn them.
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The Brushoff (Table of Contents)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Dilton invents invisible paint.
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Father's No Fool! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie decides to get Veronica a gift for no reason but Reggie tells Veronica that Archie is getting some other girl a gift.
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["Come on, Alan..."] (Table of Contents)

Josie Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Josie; Alan
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Dark Lark (Table of Contents)

Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ethel
Synopsis:
Ethel brings a flashlight to the movie theater to pose as an employee to find a seat near a boy she likes.
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Indexer Notes

This could be reprinted from Pep #287 but needs confirmation.

He's Only a Janitor (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Svenson; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Helga; Miss Phlips
Synopsis:
When Svenson takes a week off to care for his sister in the hospital everybody at Riverdale High discovers just how important his job as janitor is to keep the school running smoothly.
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Achievement Award (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge tries to get Veronica to do chores around the house to earn her money but Veronica can't seem to do anything correctly.
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What's Your Angle? (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to explain his love triangle but everybody misunderstands except his father.
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Facing De-Feet! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Pop Tate throws Archie out until he pays his tab. Reggie goads Archie into repeatedly returning to try to explain to Pop Tate.
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Give Me Liberty (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doily; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
During a visit to the Statue of Liberty, the gang quotes lots of statistics about the statue.
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Rainy Daze (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx goes out in the rain and uses her umbrella for everything but what it's designed for.
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Quick Trick! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to make time go faster by snapping his fingers.
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Drip Drama (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead gets soaked outside and comes in to take a warm shower only to discover there is no water.
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Vive la France! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie and the gang go to France on a class trip but Jughead goes missing and the hotel has no record of him ever arriving.
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Indexer Notes

Chapter 1 of a 4 part story.

The Plot Thickens (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Agent 318
Synopsis:
Archie sets out to find Jughead and gets himself captured.
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Indexer Notes

Chapter 2 of 4.

The Chase is on! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pierre; Antoine; Agent 982; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead escape their captors and reunite with the rest of the Riverdale gang.
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Indexer Notes

Chapter 3 of 4.

Trouble in the Tower! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Pierre; Antoine; Agent 318; Agent 982
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead try to escape their captors by climbing the Eiffel Tower.
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Indexer Notes

Chapter 4 of 4.

Eggs-Actly! (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:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Charley
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx's mom asks her to bring a dozen eggs from Charley's house.
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The Challenge (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Ethel
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica bet Archie and Reggie that they can change Jughead's mind about women.
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A Good Skate (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie gets interested in skateboarding, buys a board from a little kid, and brings it to school. All the guys are fascinated with the new sport, but it's Mr. Weatherbee who winds up taking a ride on the board.
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Teacher's Helper? (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy asks Archie to open a window and chaos erupts in the classroom.
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It Makes Cents (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie tries to get an advance on his allowance to pay off his tab at Pop Tate's soda shop.
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Rave Favor (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Ethel; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
The basketball team loses and gets congratulated by the rest of the students for not scuffing the floor before the big dance.
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Okay, Everybody... Smile! (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Ethel; Midge
Synopsis:
Archie has a date with Veronica to go to the Opera. Betty is not happy and asks Mr. Lodge if the rest of the gang can also sit in his private box, much to Veronica's dismay.
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Indexer Notes

Part 1 of a 2 part story.

The Opera Stoppers (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Midge; Ethel
Synopsis:
Veronica is appalled at the antics of the rest of the gang while at the opera but she ends up making the biggest gaffe of the night.
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Hit the Deck! (Table of Contents)

Mister Weatherbee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
When everybody in the school is dressed as pirates for the school dance Mr. Weatherbee is not amused but he eventually gets into the spirit himself.
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Tale of the Tiger (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Farley Barnswallow; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Farley Barnswallow is a new kid that has caught Veronica's fancy. Archie wants to pummel him but is unable to do so, but when the football team accidentally runs over Farley on the field, Archie sees his chance.
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Loud and Clear (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The Archies surprise Mr. Lodge when he comes home from work on his birthday.
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Rest Nest (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead agrees with his mother that the sidewalk needs to be shoveled.
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Indexer Notes

This is probably a reprint of the same named story from Jughead's Jokes (Archie, 1967 series) #3 but needs confirmation.

"Golly, Pops, did you have to..." (Table of Contents)

Archie Pin Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Pop Tate dumps a soda on Archie's head.
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Late Gait (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to warn Archie how late it is.
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A-Weigh We Go (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee is in a bad mood because he's on a diet, but the sight of Archie makes him quit thinking about how hungry he is, so he makes Archie be his exercise partner.
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The Chompian (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie wants to get in the Guinness Book of Records.
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Fan Male (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
When Archie starts receiving perfumed letters Betty and Veronica are convinced he has another girlfriend and start being extra nice to woo Archie back.
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Brain-Storm (Table of Contents)

Professor Flutesnoot / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; non-fiction
Characters:
Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Professor Flutesnoot teaches his students about how the brain works.
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Horsing Around (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie is practicing his horse-riding skills.
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There's No Stopping Him! (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Charley
Synopsis:
Charley wants to play football with the bigger kids.
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Domestic Help! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
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Colors:
?
Letters:
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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie and Betty help Archie's mom around the house but that keeps her from her other "duties" like watching soap operas and talking to her friends on the phone during the day.
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Mind Over Chatter (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge tries to put his new psychoanalytic training to use on Jughead.
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Brain Drain! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Li'l Jinx's father
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx's father wants to hear her side of the story before he punishes her.
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[Defend the Earth] (Table of Contents)

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

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House ad for the Zen Intergalactic Ninja comic.

Hat's All Folks (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Everyone makes fun of Archie's new Greek fisherman's hat.
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[Little Archie Digest Magazine #6] (Table of Contents)

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

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House ad for the next issue of Little Archie Digest Magazine.

The Dragon Slayer (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
A freshman falls in love with Veronica and vows to do anything to win her hand. Reggie convinces the boy that the only thing in his way is Archie and that he should fight for Veronica like the knights of old. To Reggie's horror, the frosh decides this means he has to murder Archie.
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Editor's Notebook / text article / 1 page (report information)

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Synopsis:
Asks readers to send in photos of themselves reading Archie comics and they may get published in a future magazine.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Unscramble the letters puzzle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.34 page (report information)

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Statement of Ownership title: Archie Double Digest Magazine

Average Copies preceding 12 months: 327,951

Issue closest to filing date: 367,210

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie Presents Previews / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for other Archie publications.

Weighty Knowledge (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica invites Betty and Midge over to exercise using their textbooks.
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Dog's Best Friend (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Professor; Assistant; un-named dog
Synopsis:
Archie accidentally gets an experimental chemical spilled on him, which causes him to switch bodies with a dog.
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[Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Present Mutanimals] (Table of Contents)

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House add for a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic.

Archie's 10 Tips for a Better World! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Environmentally friendly tips.

Shop Worn (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Hammer (shop teacher); Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie's antics get him dismissed from shop class.
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[Archie Grab Bag] (Table of Contents)

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Order form for various Archie grab bags.

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Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ultra Koosh Ball / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Ad for the new Ultra Koosh Ball.

Back cover.

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Heckle Helper
    Archie
  4. 3. Cap Flap
    Reggie
  5. 4. Math Wrath
    Reggie
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Capri Sun
  7. 6. You Know Your Romance Isn't Going Smoothly When...
  8. 7. ["Archie Adventure Series is proud to present:"]
  9. 8. Treble Trouble
    Archie
  10. 9. ["Pop Tate's Menu of Subscriptions"]
  11. 10. The Weak Point
    Jughead
  12. 11. ["Player's Choice"]
    Nintendo
  13. 12. Sporty
    Li'l Jinx
  14. 13. ["Great! Absolutely the best vacation I ever had!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  15. 14. ["Archie Annual is number one!!!"]
  16. 15. Fireball
    Veronica
  17. 16. Archie Uses Recycled Paper!
  18. 17. Mystery Message
    Moose
  19. 18. Do Not Compute
    Archie and Jughead
  20. 19. Blood Brothers
    Jughead
  21. 20. The Table's Turn
    Archie
  22. 21. The Brushoff
    Dilton
  23. 22. Father's No Fool!
    Archie
  24. 23. ["Come on, Alan..."]
    Josie Pin-Up
  25. 24. Dark Lark
    Ethel
  26. 25. He's Only a Janitor
    Archie
  27. 26. Achievement Award
    Betty and Veronica
  28. 27. What's Your Angle?
    Archie
  29. 28. Facing De-Feet!
    Archie
  30. 29. Give Me Liberty
    Mr. Weatherbee
  31. 30. Rainy Daze
    Li'l Jinx
  32. 31. Quick Trick!
    Archie
  33. 32. Drip Drama
    Jughead
  34. 33. Vive la France!
    Archie
  35. 34. The Plot Thickens
    Archie
  36. 35. The Chase is on!
    Archie
  37. 36. Trouble in the Tower!
    Archie
  38. 37. Eggs-Actly!
    Li'l Jinx
  39. 38. The Challenge
    Jughead
  40. 39. A Good Skate
    Archie
  41. 40. Teacher's Helper?
    Archie
  42. 41. It Makes Cents
    Archie
  43. 42. Rave Favor
    Jughead
  44. 43. Okay, Everybody... Smile!
    Betty and Veronica
  45. 44. The Opera Stoppers
    Betty and Veronica
  46. 45. Hit the Deck!
    Mister Weatherbee
  47. 46. Tale of the Tiger
    Archie
  48. 47. Loud and Clear
    Archie
  49. 48. Rest Nest
    Jughead
  50. 49. "Golly, Pops, did you have to..."
    Archie Pin Up
  51. 50. Late Gait
    Jughead
  52. 51. A-Weigh We Go
    Mr. Weatherbee
  53. 52. The Chompian
    Archie
  54. 53. Fan Male
    Archie
  55. 54. Brain-Storm
    Professor Flutesnoot
  56. 55. Horsing Around
    Archie
  57. 56. There's No Stopping Him!
    Li'l Jinx's Pal Charley
  58. 57. Domestic Help!
    Archie
  59. 58. Mind Over Chatter
    Jughead
  60. 59. Brain Drain!
    Li'l Jinx
  61. 60. [Defend the Earth]
    Zen the Intergalactic Ninja
  62. 61. Hat's All Folks
    Archie
  63. 62. [Little Archie Digest Magazine #6]
    Little Archie
  64. 63. The Dragon Slayer
    Reggie
  65. 64. [no title indexed]
    Editor's Notebook
  66. 65. [no title indexed]
  67. 66. [no title indexed]
  68. 67. [no title indexed]
    Archie Presents Previews
  69. 68. Weighty Knowledge
    Veronica
  70. 69. Dog's Best Friend
    Archie
  71. 70. [Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Present Mutanimals]
  72. 71. Archie's 10 Tips for a Better World!
  73. 72. Shop Worn
    Archie
  74. 73. [Archie Grab Bag]
  75. 74. [no title indexed]
  76. 75. [no title indexed]
    Ultra Koosh Ball
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