(December 2007)

Archie, 2005 Series
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Price:
2.49 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
9 times a year in Feb., Mar., Apr., June, July, Aug., Oct., Nov., 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:
762816468510 02411
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
digest
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
ongoing series

Chick Magnet (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones

MLB Power Pros (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wii; Playstation 2 / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Chick Magnet (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Galvan (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Carlos Antunes (credited)
Letters:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead's mom replaces his deodorant with a new body spray, causing all the girls to go wild about Jughead.

[Archie Collector Sets] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Love Showdown] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Man of Importance (Table of Contents)

Jughead & Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Tired of concentrating on immature "boy-girl, male-female jazz," Archie tries to find something really important to do, like getting the famous rock star Glory Roller to headline a benefit concert for the entire town.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Jug's Jokes (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Nelson Ribeiro (signed)
Pencils:
Nelson Ribeiro (signed)
Inks:
Nelson Ribeiro (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Jughead asks Archie how to fix a broken pizza.

[The 2006 Collector Sets] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Detective (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Mr. Gooby; Vitamin Vic
Synopsis:
Jughead investigates who has been sabotaging Gooby Bars.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the printing in Jughead's Double Digest (1989 series) #186, no credits listed in this digest.

[Come on let's go!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Archie Combo Bag Offer] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Witty Ditty (Table of Contents)

Miss Beazly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Miss Beazly answers Mr. Weatehrbee's request to jazz up the food.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index in World of Archie Double Digest (2010 series) #31, no credits listed in this digest.

[Bad Boy Trouble] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Sonic Archives Offer] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

Space Story (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Samson Smythe
Synopsis:
Bingo paints Samson's den to make it look larger.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #187, no credits listed in this digest.

The Rivals (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis:
Jealous of Bingo for monopolizing his little girl, Mr. Smythe tries to get her attention and then kicks Bingo out of the house again, which causes Samantha to refuse all her meals for a week.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the printing in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #187, no credits listed in this digest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Digest Fan Art / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

[Archie Collector Sets] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Rebel Yell (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Teddy; Rebel (Bingo's dog)
Synopsis:
Rebel hasn't been home in days because he's got a case of puppy love with a neighbor dog.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the printing in Jughead's Double Digest (1989 series) #186, no credits listed in this digest.

Picture This (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher
Pencils:
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks:
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors:
Stephanie Vozzo
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Jughead has to take Hot Dog to a vet when the dog swallows a roll of film.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of Archie & Friends (1992 series) #59, no credits listed in this digest.

[Sabrina for Everyone] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Basket Ball (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; police officer; Veronica Lodge; pretty girls
Synopsis:
Archie tries selling cute little baskets, and quickly gathers a crowd of enthusiastic girls. When a policeman runs him in for peddling without a license the girls all insist that he was not selling -- that these are only little mementos for all his girl friends. This gets him off until Veronica gets wind of all those girls. Then he begs to be jailed for his own protection.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from the printing in Archie Double Digest #242, no credits printed in this digest.

The Mark of a Friend (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead tells Archie he saw the score on his Chemistry test.

[Archie's Digest Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Visit us at archiecomics.com] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Heart A'la Carte (Table of Contents)

Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty helps Ethel pick out a Valentines Day gift for Jughead.
Keywords:
Valentines Day

One Horsepower (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
When Archie borrows a horse and carriage to impress the girls, Reggie sabotages the ride.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index in Pep (1960 series) #326, no credits listed in this digest.

["When the game of softball was invented in 1887, it was called indoor softball because the game was played indoors!"] (Table of Contents)

Moose's Odd and Amazing Sports Reports / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports
Characters:
Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Charlotte Dod; Janet Guthrie; Georgeann Wells
Synopsis:
Odd-ball Sports Facts.
Reprints:
Keywords:
auto racing; basketball; golf; softball; tennis

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of Jughead & Friends Digest Magazine (Archie, 2005 series) #24, no credits listed in this digest.

Sidewalk Superintendent (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pops Tate; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Pops has some new cement put down in front of his shop.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprinting in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #195, no credits listed in this digest.

[Classic Archie Watches] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Archie's Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Uses for Juices (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pun-filled uses for various fruit and vegetable juices.

Mullet Over! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Miss Beazly; Svenson; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
While away at his Grandma's place for a vacation, Jughead changes his hairstyle to a mullet.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the printing in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #197, no credits listed in this digest.

[Archie Americana Series] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Graphic Novels Offer] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Twirl 'n' Whirl (Table of Contents)

Archie and Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead fills in for Archie at his job twirling a sign for a restaurant.

[Archie's Camp Tales] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Jughead & Friend #25] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[It only takes a spark.] (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

[Wizards of Waverly Place] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Disney Channel / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Chick Magnet
    Jughead
  2. 1. MLB Power Pros
    Wii; Playstation 2
  3. 2. Chick Magnet
    Jughead
  4. 3. [Archie Collector Sets]
  5. 4. [Love Showdown]
  6. 5. Man of Importance
    Jughead & Friends
  7. 6. Jug's Jokes
    Jughead
  8. 7. [The 2006 Collector Sets]
  9. 8. The Detective
    Jughead
  10. 9. [Come on let's go!]
  11. 10. [Archie Combo Bag Offer]
  12. 11. Witty Ditty
    Miss Beazly
  13. 12. [Bad Boy Trouble]
  14. 13. [Sonic Archives Offer]
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  16. 15. Space Story
    That Wilkin Boy
  17. 16. The Rivals
    That Wilkin Boy
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Digest Fan Art
  19. 18. [Archie Collector Sets]
  20. 19. The Rebel Yell
    That Wilkin Boy
  21. 20. Picture This
    Jughead
  22. 21. [Sabrina for Everyone]
  23. 22. Basket Ball
    Archie
  24. 23. The Mark of a Friend
    Jughead & Archie
  25. 24. [Archie's Digest Subscription Offer]
  26. 25. [Visit us at archiecomics.com]
  27. 26. Heart A'la Carte
    Ethel
  28. 27. One Horsepower
    Archie
  29. 28. ["When the game of softball was invented in 1887, it was called indoor softball because the game was played indoors!"]
    Moose's Odd and Amazing Sports Reports
  30. 29. Sidewalk Superintendent
    Jughead
  31. 30. [Classic Archie Watches]
  32. 31. [Archie's Subscription Offer]
  33. 32. Uses for Juices
    Jughead
  34. 33. Mullet Over!
    Jughead
  35. 34. [Archie Americana Series]
  36. 35. [Graphic Novels Offer]
  37. 36. Twirl 'n' Whirl
    Archie and Jughead
  38. 37. [Archie's Camp Tales]
  39. 38. [Jughead & Friend #25]
  40. 39. [It only takes a spark.]
  41. 40. [Wizards of Waverly Place]
    Disney Channel
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