(September 2007)

Archie, 2005 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
2.49 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
Published 9 times a year in Jan., Mar., Apr., May, July, Aug., Sept., 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:
009128468525
Editing:
Nelson Ribeiro; Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-cheif)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
digest
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Civil Chore! (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Civil Chore Part One (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Nelson Ribeiro (plot); Fernando Ruiz (script)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Adam Walmsley
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie goes on strike from his chores. Jughead initially supports Archie until Mr. Andrews takes away Archie's allowance.

Veronica's Fashion Faves (Table of Contents)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Parent ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fashion; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge

Missing the Kiss (Instead of Kissing the Miss!) (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Archie and Betty try to get some alone time at a party.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Betty #102.

Everyday Monsters (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Juanita; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Hubert Smithers; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica has an everyday monsters party.

Indexer Notes

Credits from World of Archie Double Digest #20.

Isn't It Obvious? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Perennial
Synopsis:
Veronica wonders why Betty doesn't hire a gardener instead of gardening herself.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Betty and Veronica #165.

Clueless (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty is angry because Archie forgot her birthday.

Crocodile Rock (Table of Contents)

Cheryl Blossom / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Holly Golightly
Pencils:
Holly Golightly
Inks:
Jim Amash
Colors:
Stephanie Vozzo
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Cheryl Blossom; The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones]; The Croc Catcher
Synopsis:
Cheryl Blossom books the Archies to play a show at Ayer's Rock in Australia.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from B&V Friends Double Digest Magazine #235.

Spectacular Style (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Parent ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
fashion; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Brigitte Reilly; Veronica Lodge

Job Jibe (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Rich Koslowski ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie and Archie try to get jobs as life guards.

Indexer Notes

Credits from World of Archie Double Digest #41, although the inking credit is odd because this story appears to predate Rich Koslowski's career. It may have been re-inked for World of Archie Double Digest #41.
This story may be reprinted from Reggie and Me #65 but needs confirmation.

[It's time for some stories with everyone's favorite witch...] (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Manak ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman

Indexer Notes

Illustration introducing the following set of Sabrina reprints.

Seeing Red (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Manak ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Salem
Synopsis:
Salem makes fun of Sabrina when she gets a sunburn.

Now Ear This! (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Manak ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Zelda Spellman; Granny Gargle; Hilda Spellman
Synopsis:
Sabrina loses her star earring at the beach. It turns out that the family matriarch, Granny Gargle, uses the earring to keep tabs on Sabrina.

Helpful Hints (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Humorous advice for various situations.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie #513.

Hawaiian Schick (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty intercedes when Archie takes his Hawaiian motif too far on their date at the beach.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Betty and Veronica #175.

The Long and Short of It! (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Midge Klump; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty tells everyone how much she loves how short summer nights are but most people disagree with her.

[She's Back!] (Table of Contents)

Powerteen / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Parent ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Powerteen [Veronica Lodge]

Indexer Notes

Illustration introducing the following story.

Powerteen Meet Powertween (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Parent
Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Jim Amash
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge [Powerteen]; Monica Clayton [Powertween]; Chuck Clayton; Midge Klump [Web-Gal]; Ethel Muggs [Energy Girl]; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Chuck introduces some new characters into his Powerteen comic book, including a new sidekick for Veronica's alter ego. But Veronica's not too keen on sharing the spotlight.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Veronica #127.

Aunt That a Shame (Table of Contents)

Archie & Frankie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Parent
Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Jim Amash
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Frankie Valdez; Archie Andrews; Maria Rodriguez; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom; Tilly Valdez
Synopsis:
Archie agrees to help Frankie with his aunt who has broken her hip.

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie & Friends Double Digest #18.

Next Issue: "Civil Chore" Continues... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. Civil Chore!
    Archie
  2. 1. Civil Chore Part One
    Archie
  3. 2. Veronica's Fashion Faves
    Veronica
  4. 3. Missing the Kiss (Instead of Kissing the Miss!)
    Betty
  5. 4. Everyday Monsters
    Archie
  6. 5. Isn't It Obvious?
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Clueless
    Archie
  8. 7. Crocodile Rock
    Cheryl Blossom
  9. 8. Spectacular Style
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Job Jibe
    Reggie
  11. 10. [It's time for some stories with everyone's favorite witch...]
    Sabrina
  12. 11. Seeing Red
    Sabrina
  13. 12. Now Ear This!
    Sabrina
  14. 13. Helpful Hints
    Archie
  15. 14. Hawaiian Schick
    Archie
  16. 15. The Long and Short of It!
    Betty
  17. 16. [She's Back!]
    Powerteen
  18. 17. Powerteen Meet Powertween
    Veronica
  19. 18. Aunt That a Shame
    Archie & Frankie
  20. 19. Next Issue: "Civil Chore" Continues...
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