(March 1976)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard US digest size
Paper Stock:
cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Jughead, you have just won the pie-eating contest... Do you have anything to say?"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
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Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
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Job Number:
06997

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Sabrina; Little Archie Andrews; Li'l Jinx; Josie; Bingo Wilkin

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Little Miss Nobody (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Green
Synopsis:
Veronica discovers Betty returning hundreds of frat pins.
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Trick Play (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Moose; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Moose has to pass a spelling test to play football.

Fun Things To Do (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Color the dotted areas, two rebus puzzles and a trick question for friends.

"The boys are practicing for the "High School Olympics"!" (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Lunk
Synopsis:
Lunk is strong, but dumb.

An Uncle's Monkey (Table of Contents)

Sabrina The Teenage Witch / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sabrina; Harvey; Aunt Hilda; Cousin Ambrose; Oscar
Synopsis:
Harvey is driving Aunt Hilda crazy and she threatens to turn him into a baboon.
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When The Belle Sounds (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica try to get Jughead to wear gloves rather than keep his hands in his pockets to keep them warm.

["Is pop working late at the office again?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Fred is working late.

The Taxpayer's Daughter (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Mr Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Veronica demands a new desk at school.
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Sabrina's Tricks (Table of Contents)

Sabrina The Teenage Witch / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sabrina
Synopsis:
How to make a rabbit out of a handkerchief.

Checker Bored! (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
children
Characters:
Hap Holliday; Li'l Jinx

["Now, in this defensive play these pins represent the other team, and... more pins, Archie!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The coach is demonstrating a play for the basketball team.

Come To The Fair (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Rebel; Tough Teddy; Sam Smythe; Bingo Wilkin; Buddy Drumhead
Synopsis:
Teddy's guitar is smashed and the Bingoes have to play at the hospital fair.
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Meet The Creature (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
While at Mr. Lodge's mountain retreat Archie and Reggie encounter a four-armed, ten-foot tall alien creature.
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Indexer Notes

Part one of a four part story.

The Thing Who Came To Dinner! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The creature is hungry for metal.
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Indexer Notes

Part two of a four part story.

Metal Muddle! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The creature wants more metal.
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Indexer Notes

Part three of a four part story.

The Creature Departs! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie figures out a way to send the creature away.
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Indexer Notes

Part four of a four part story.

["Is the mike all hooked up for my speech to the assembly?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Mr Weatherbee is going to make a speech.

Fancy Trance (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty hypnotizes Archie.

Gags 'n' Gals (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Two pages of jokes.

Window Pain (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx is going window shopping.
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Basket Ball Caught (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Professor Flutesnoot; Mr Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee tries to show Jughead that he can still play basketball.
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210 Oak Street (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Genre:
children
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Ambrose; Pamela
Synopsis:
Little Archie finds a pair of glasses that takes him back in time.
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["Leroy loves to have Jughead come over and play with him!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Cousin Leroy; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Leroy put Jughead in a cast.

Strange Love (Table of Contents)

Sabrina The Teenage Witch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sabrina; Big Ethel; Harvey; Suzy; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Sabrina, upset to see Harvey with another girl, makes Archie fall in love with her.
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Sabrina & Salem's Catty Quiz (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sabrina; Salem; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Page of cat jokes.

Tile On My Hands (Table of Contents)

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

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Letters:
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Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday; Merry Holliday; Hiram
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx's dad buys her a mosaic ash tray kit.

["And Lady Godiva is remembered in history because she rode a horse..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy asks Archie what he learned from the lesson about Lady Godiva.

Poetic Image (Table of Contents)

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

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Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Veronica gets a magic mirror.

Think Session (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
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Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sampson Smythe; Sam Smythe; Bingo Wilkin; Buddy Drumhead; Mrs Smythe; Tough Teddy
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe can't understand how Sam can do homework in a noisy youth center.
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["It's Grundy! She's snapped! ...Thinks she's someone else!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy thinks she's Napoleon.

The Weight-ing Game (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie wants to take Veronica on a fancy date, but doesn't have much money.
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Flaming Youth (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead shows Betty a fire-eating trick.
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Puzzles (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
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Inks:
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Colors:
?
Letters:
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Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
A color the dotted areas puzzle and an unscramble the words puzzle.

["Your phys-ed classes are as popular as third-year Latin!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr Weatherbee; Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee tries a way to make phys-ed more popular.

Alexandra's Retreat (Table of Contents)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie; Valerie; Melody; Alan; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
Alexandra invites the Pussycats to her daddy's lodge.
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Indexer Notes

Note: Part one of a four part story.

My Hero (Table of Contents)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie; Valerie; Melody; Alan; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
Josie rescues Alexandra from the frozen pond.
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Indexer Notes

Part two of a four part story.

Branching Out (Table of Contents)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie; Valerie; Melody; Alan; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
They all go skiing.
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Indexer Notes

Part three of a four part story.

The Rat Takes The Cheese (Table of Contents)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie; Valerie; Melody; Alan; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
Alexander gets the Pussycats a gig at a neighboring ski resort.
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Indexer Notes

Part four of a four part story.

Gone To The Dogs (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Gigi; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica has a new pet, Gigi.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

["Fantastic! Good things come in little packages!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie Comics Digest #17 and Jughead With Archie Digest #13
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Jughead, you have just won the pie-eating contest... Do you have anything to say?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Little Miss Nobody
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Trick Play
    Archie
  5. 4. Fun Things To Do
  6. 5. "The boys are practicing for the "High School Olympics"!"
    Archie's Gag Bag
  7. 6. An Uncle's Monkey
    Sabrina The Teenage Witch
  8. 7. When The Belle Sounds
    Jughead
  9. 8. ["Is pop working late at the office again?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  10. 9. The Taxpayer's Daughter
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. Sabrina's Tricks
    Sabrina The Teenage Witch
  12. 11. Checker Bored!
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. ["Now, in this defensive play these pins represent the other team, and... more pins, Archie!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  14. 13. Come To The Fair
    That Wilkin Boy
  15. 14. Meet The Creature
    Archie
  16. 15. The Thing Who Came To Dinner!
    Archie
  17. 16. Metal Muddle!
    Archie
  18. 17. The Creature Departs!
    Archie
  19. 18. ["Is the mike all hooked up for my speech to the assembly?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  20. 19. Fancy Trance
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. Gags 'n' Gals
  22. 21. Window Pain
    Li'l Jinx
  23. 22. Basket Ball Caught
    Jughead
  24. 23. 210 Oak Street
    Little Archie
  25. 24. ["Leroy loves to have Jughead come over and play with him!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  26. 25. Strange Love
    Sabrina The Teenage Witch
  27. 26. Sabrina & Salem's Catty Quiz
  28. 27. Tile On My Hands
    Li'l Jinx
  29. 28. ["And Lady Godiva is remembered in history because she rode a horse..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  30. 29. Poetic Image
    Betty and Veronica
  31. 30. Think Session
    That Wilkin Boy
  32. 31. ["It's Grundy! She's snapped! ...Thinks she's someone else!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  33. 32. The Weight-ing Game
    Archie
  34. 33. Flaming Youth
    Jughead
  35. 34. Puzzles
  36. 35. ["Your phys-ed classes are as popular as third-year Latin!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  37. 36. Alexandra's Retreat
    Josie and the Pussycats
  38. 37. My Hero
    Josie and the Pussycats
  39. 38. Branching Out
    Josie and the Pussycats
  40. 39. The Rat Takes The Cheese
    Josie and the Pussycats
  41. 40. Gone To The Dogs
    Veronica
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
  43. 42. ["Fantastic! Good things come in little packages!"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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