(May 2011)

Archie, 1989 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
10 times a year (monthly except Apr. and Nov.)
On-sale date:
2011-03-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646952416811
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Cover title: Jughead Double Digest
Indicia title: Jughead Double Digest Magazine

On sale date given as "week of March 15, 2011" in previous issue.


Cyrano Jones Act IV of IV (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)
Letters:
?

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

[My Comics Are Archie Comics] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Archie digital IPhone App.

Inside front cover.

Cyrano Jones Part Four (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Alex Simmons (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
John Workman (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Ms. Lauriette; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Ethel; Sandy
Synopsis:
Jughead stars in the school production of Cyrano.

[Archie Comics Book Club] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Order form for Archie Book Club.

[archiedigital.com] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Information on the Archie website.

Don't Give Me No Lip! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Joy
Synopsis:
Reggie draws a fake mustache on Jughead while he's sleeping and Jughead begins to attract attention from Joy and other women in town.
Reprints:
  • from ?

[Archie Marries Betty & Veronica] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Subscription form for Life with Archie magazine.

[Comic Book Fairs] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Information on staging an Archie themed book fair at your school.

Wet and Wild (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
Barry Grossman

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Svensen the janitor; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead gets the halls of the high school all wet from shaking the snow off of his coat and shoes. When Mr. Weatherbee spots it, he makes Jughead deal with it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is told completely in pantomime. There is no dialogue or sound effects.

Meal Zeal Spiel! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Coach Kleates; Coach Clayton; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
After seeing Jughead's enthusiasm for lunch, Coach Kleates asks him to give a motivational speech to the school's hockey team.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Time to Retire (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead needs to retire from boxing.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprinting in Laugh Comics (Archie,2011 series) #[nn].

[Mega Man] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Subscription form for Mega-Man comic.

[Archie & Friends Double Digest] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for Archie & Friends Double Digest.

Tooth Truth (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead pays the Tooth Fairy for a new tooth that will allow him to chew faster and better.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from GCD index of original issue.

Jug's Sleepy-Time Puzzle (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Guess the letter puzzle.

Simulation Consternation (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doily
Synopsis:
Dilton tests out his new virtual reality machine on Jughead.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Flim Flam, Thank You Ma'am (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
When Jughead compares females to flim-flam artists and felons, Betty and Veronica decide to prove him wrong.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Dream Drama (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie tells Betty about a dream where he dreamed he was 35 years old.
Reprints:

Buck Yuck (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie is repaid for a loan and can't decide what to do with the money.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from Jughead in the original printing to Archie in this printing.

Swing King (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Reggie and Jughead play Ping-Pong.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Could be from Reggie's Wise Guy Jokes (Archie, 1968 series) #5 but needs confirmation.

[Get the Archie Comics App] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Archie Comics Digital Comics app for the IPhone.

[Archie Digest Collector's Sets] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Order form for various Archie digests.

[Title Page] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Page to mark the next section of the digest that features That Wilkin Boy stories.

Blossom Time (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Willie Wilkin; Sheila Smythe; Wilma Wilkin
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe enrages his wife when he ridicules the idea of a husband bringing flowers to his wife. To make amends, he tries to get her some flowers, but for as little money as possible.
Reprints:

What's Your Bag? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin
Synopsis:
Bingo's dad won't let him go out until he cleans up his room.
Reprints:

Bingo-Clowning Around (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Maze page.

Club Disaster (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis:
Bingo goes to the health club to find Sampson and gets more than he bargained for.
Reprints:
  • from ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Order form for the original "Will You Marry Me?" issues from Archie Comics.

[The world of Sonic the Hedge-Hog is in your hands.] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Archie App to download Sonic comics for the IPhone.

Review Askew! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Eaton Grubb (food critic); Segarini
Synopsis:
Segarini forces a famous food critic to say he has the best burger in town in an attempt to run Pop Tate out of business.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Food For Thought (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead orders groceries off the Internet.
Reprints:
  • from ?

It's About Write (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy tries to help Jughead do his homework by convincing him to think harder.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Private Eye, Eye (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Svenson
Synopsis:
Jughead thinks he's a private eye in the Mickey Spillaine mold but all his friends find that most humorous.
Reprints:
  • from ?

The Bear Truth (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Mr. Andrews; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Andrews is convinced there is a bear in his kitchen but it is only Jughead in a fur coat.
Reprints:
  • from ?

[New Look Libarary] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Order form for various "New Look" graphic novels from Archie Comics.

[Li'l Jinx Not So Li'l Anymore...] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Promo for the new Li'l Jinx stories appearing in the Life With Archie magazine.

One With Mustard (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
Miss Beazly has ordered way to much mustard for the school cafeteria and Jughead offers to help her sneak it past the ever watchful Mr. Weatherbee to keep her out of trouble.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Cold, Hard Reality! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Winter is almost over and Archie and Jughead lament all the winter activities they won't be able to participate in again until next fall.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Proof Goof (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Reggie keeps is photos in a bank safety deposit box.
Reprints:
  • from ?

[Archie & Friends All Stars] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Order form for various Archie collections.

[What If Evil Ruled the World?] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Promo for Sonic Universe #25-28.

Puppy Love (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Lucretia
Synopsis:
Hot Dog is in love with Veronica's dog Lucretia and they have a litter of puppies.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Survival of the Fittest (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Miss Beazly; Ethel
Synopsis:
Jughead forgot to bring his lunch to school and has no money so he can't eat. He even tries to steal an apple from Moose until Ethel has pity on him and buys him lunch.
Reprints:
  • from ?

News Blues (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie can't sleep so he wakes up Jughead and tells him some news that makes Jughead unable to sleep also.
Reprints:
  • from ?

[Politics Unusual!] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Information to order Archie back issues featuring Barack Obama and Sarah Palin.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ordering information for various Archie Americana volumes.

Count Down (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Dr. Branestorm
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee sends Jughead to see Dr. Branestorm when Jughead can't quit counting things.
Reprints:
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Hot Dog! It's Show Time! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Jughead has sent Hot Dog to acting school and now Hot Dog does many funny tricks.
Reprints:
  • from ?

For Art's Sake! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; The Great Crispo; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
The Great Crispo turns Jughead into a living work of art.
Reprints:
  • from ?

[Archie Comics Double Digest Subscriptions] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Subscription form for the various Archie Double Digests.

[Jughead Double Digest #169] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Promo for the next issue and also the indicia.

[Mars Needs Moms] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Mars Needs Moms movie.

Inside back cover.

[Get Fired Up!] (Table of Contents)

Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Lego Hero Factory toys.

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Cyrano Jones Act IV of IV
    Jughead
  2. 1. [My Comics Are Archie Comics]
  3. 2. Cyrano Jones Part Four
    Jughead
  4. 3. [Archie Comics Book Club]
  5. 4. [archiedigital.com]
  6. 5. Don't Give Me No Lip!
    Jughead
  7. 6. [Archie Marries Betty & Veronica]
  8. 7. [Comic Book Fairs]
  9. 8. Wet and Wild
    Jughead
  10. 9. Meal Zeal Spiel!
    Jughead
  11. 10. Time to Retire
    Jughead
  12. 11. [Mega Man]
  13. 12. [Archie & Friends Double Digest]
  14. 13. Tooth Truth
    Jughead
  15. 14. Jug's Sleepy-Time Puzzle
  16. 15. Simulation Consternation
    Jughead
  17. 16. Flim Flam, Thank You Ma'am
    Jughead
  18. 17. Dream Drama
    Archie
  19. 18. Buck Yuck
    Archie
  20. 19. Swing King
    Reggie
  21. 20. [Get the Archie Comics App]
  22. 21. [Archie Digest Collector's Sets]
  23. 22. [Title Page]
    That Wilkin Boy
  24. 23. Blossom Time
    That Wilkin Boy
  25. 24. What's Your Bag?
    That Wilkin Boy
  26. 25. Bingo-Clowning Around
  27. 26. Club Disaster
    That Wilkin Boy
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
  29. 28. [The world of Sonic the Hedge-Hog is in your hands.]
  30. 29. Review Askew!
    Jughead
  31. 30. Food For Thought
    Jughead
  32. 31. It's About Write
    Jughead
  33. 32. Private Eye, Eye
    Jughead
  34. 33. The Bear Truth
    Jughead
  35. 34. [New Look Libarary]
  36. 35. [Li'l Jinx Not So Li'l Anymore...]
  37. 36. One With Mustard
    Jughead
  38. 37. Cold, Hard Reality!
    Jughead
  39. 38. Proof Goof
    Reggie
  40. 39. [Archie & Friends All Stars]
  41. 40. [What If Evil Ruled the World?]
    Sonic the Hedgehog
  42. 41. Puppy Love
    Jughead
  43. 42. Survival of the Fittest
    Jughead
  44. 43. News Blues
    Jughead
  45. 44. [Politics Unusual!]
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
  47. 46. Count Down
    Jughead
  48. 47. Hot Dog! It's Show Time!
    Jughead
  49. 48. For Art's Sake!
    Jughead
  50. 49. [Archie Comics Double Digest Subscriptions]
  51. 50. [Jughead Double Digest #169]
  52. 51. [Mars Needs Moms]
  53. 52. [Get Fired Up!]
    Lego
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