(October 2006)

Archie, 1992 Series
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Price:
2.25 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
9 times a year in Jan., Mar., Apr., May, July, Aug., Sept., Oct., and Dec.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie 65th Anniversary
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; then Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Riverdale Library"] (Table of Contents)

Archie & Friends / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
The gang reads books and magazines at the Riverdale library.
Keywords:
book; library; magazine

Indexer Notes

Betty is reading "Chicken Stew for the Soul" (a play on "Chicken Soup for the Soul"). Archie is reading "Dating for Dummies" (another popular series at the time).

Katy Keene and Josie manga advertised on the cover.

Read Between the Lines (Table of Contents)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Parent
Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie and Veronica fail the class assignment to present a book report on a book they read. Betty reads "Romeo and Juliet." Reggie reads about Napoleon Bonaparte. Jughead reads a Julia Child recipe book. Veronica reads Vague (Vogue) magazine. Archie reads "Clarence the Worm", a children's book. Archie and Veronica are assigned "War and Peace" to read and they end up watching an alien movie "War and Pieces" by mistake.
Reprints:
Keywords:
book report

Indexer Notes

Veronica mentions listening to the new "Veronicas" CD.

Archie watches a TV show called Gross Out Factor (a play on Fear Factor).

Paparazzi Patrol (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Tania Del Rio
Pencils:
Chris Lie
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Jason Jensen
Letters:
Jeff Powell
Editing:
Nelson Ribeiro; Victor Gorelick

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Pussycats [Josie McCoy; Valerie Smith; Melody Valentine]; Milo; Alex Cabot
Synopsis:
Josie gets her photo taken with a boy and a tabloid runs the photo claiming he's her secret boyfriend. Alex gets mad and Josie vows never to leave the garage where she practices music in. She sends her tween fans out to get her cinnamon apple lattes.
Keywords:
band; garage; girl group; paparazzi; tabloid

Love in Blum (Table of Contents)

Katy Keene and Her Sister Mackenzie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Andrew Pepoy
Pencils:
Andrew Pepoy
Inks:
Andrew Pepoy
Colors:
George Freeman
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Katy Keene; Mackenzie Keene; Oleander Blum; Kara Nighly
Synopsis:
Mackenzie sneaks onto Katy's movie set to meet Oleander Blum (Orlando Bloom). She ends up ruining outfit after outfit.
Reprints:
Keywords:
celebrity; fashion; movie set

Indexer Notes

spoofs Orlando Bloom as "Oleander Blum", Pirates of the Caribbean as "Johnny the Pirate III", Julia Roberts as "Julia Roberrs", Brad Pitt as "Brad Fitt", and Keira Knightley as "Kara Nighly".

featuring clothing ideas for Mackenzie sent in by Valerie Buffum from Texas City, TX.

Different spelling of the title than the reprint in "Katy Keene Model Behavior."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Riverdale Library"]
    Archie & Friends
  2. 1. Read Between the Lines
    Archie & Friends
  3. 2. Paparazzi Patrol
    Josie and the Pussycats
  4. 3. Love in Blum
    Katy Keene and Her Sister Mackenzie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Kristin Kavanagh
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Steven Rowe