(August 2012)

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:
2012-06-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646952418211
Editing:
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Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Lucky us!"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Reprints:
Keywords:
swimming pool

["Hot Summer Reads"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for five Archie collections.

Your Humble Serpent or: The Beast From One Fathom (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
Jughead's pool toy causes nothing but problems at the Lodge pool.
Keywords:
swimming pool

Jughead Jones, the People's Friend (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Pencils:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
T. J. Kirsch (credited)
Letters:
John Workman (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; The Goiter Brothers; Reggie Mantle; Frieda Goiter
Synopsis:
Jughead is walking around Riverdale with an "End Hunger" sign.

The Long Drink Of Water (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 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; Archie Andrews; Forsythe P. Jones the 2nd; Veronica Lodge (cameo)
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie attempt to get a drink of water from the garden hose, an "exquisite joy of summer" according to Jughead's dad.
Reprints:

The Sweet Story (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mrs. Sweet; Ethel
Synopsis:
While trying to return Mrs. Sweet's lost wallet, Jughead takes his ice cream cart thru the woods and sells out of ice cream to people camping there.

The Critic (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jellybean Jones; Gladys Jones; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead has to watch Jellybean.
Reprints:

["Archie the Married Life"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for the first two Archie the Married Life collections.

Temper Talent! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
The gang try to decide who has the most artistic temperament.

["Shaking hands is something every dog should learn!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to teach Hot Dog to shake hands.

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

From Thirst to Worst (Table of Contents)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Hot Dog tries to get Jughead a drink.
Reprints:

["Archie Meets KISS"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie Meets KISS collection.

Strange Change (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie proves there is such a thing as a personality change.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from original printing.

["Jinx"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Jinx collection.

The Big Risk (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Ethel Muggs; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to spend a quiet day at the beach but he is continually in hot water with somebody.

Swimming Meet (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie won't tell Reggie where they are going swimming.
Reprints:

["Kevin Keller in Hardcover"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Kevin Keller collection.

Detection Prediliction (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee discovers who ate the blueberry pie.

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for Life With Archie magazine and subscriptions.

["Archie, your ice cream was melting..."] (Table of Contents)

Jughead Pin-Up / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

[Jughead's Diner #1] (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Diner / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Grizelda; Frieda Gabbit; Biff Hardly; Gums
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover of Jughead's Diner #1 used as the title page for the next section featuring a reprint from Jughead's Diner.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Diner / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dan Parent; Bill Golliher
Pencils:
Dan Parent; Bill Golliher
Inks:
Pat Kennedy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
teen; humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Contents Page

Jughead's Diner (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Diner / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Parent; Bill Golliher
Pencils:
Dan Parent; Bill Golliher
Inks:
Pat Kennedy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Grizelda (intro); Frieda Gabbit(intro); Biff Hardly (intro); Sal Monella (intro); Gums (intro); Phinz Ducktail (intro); Penny Loafer (intro)
Synopsis:
While returning from the International Bon-Bon Convention, Jughead runs out of gas and ends up in "Dinersville" and helps the oddball denizens foil the plans of an evil buisness man. Possibly all a dream?
Reprints:

Apron's Ahoy! (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Diner / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead models fashionable aprons
Reprints:

["Archie Cyber Adventures"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie Cyber Adventures collection.

Operation: Trickschtick! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Melissa; Karen; Hot Dog; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Jughead uses Hot Dog's Frisbee catching ability to get food at the beach.
Keywords:
Frisbee

["Get your Archie swag!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie website.

Loanly Feeling (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie has no money to take Veronica out on a date and asks Jughead if he can borrow some from him.

Critic at Large (Table of Contents)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo, Jr. (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mts. Atwood; Malcom Atwood; Virgil Venom
Synopsis:
When a music critic unfairly criticizes them after Veronica turns him down for a date, the band gets even.

Indexer Notes

Page 4, Panel 4, Veronica's text has been altered from the original, updated to say "He could be the next Justin Bieber."

Pail Tale (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie asks Jughead to help bail out the rowboat.

["The Best of Archie Comics"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for The Best of Archie Comics collection.

No Fear (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Trula Twyst; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to prove to Trula that he isn't afraid of girls.

Heaps of Fun (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks:
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead helps Archie hide from Moose but it doesn't go as planned.

Food Fright (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Dilton invents a machine that creates food from the thoughts in Jughead's head.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
?

Indexer Notes

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

Muscle Bound (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:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis:
Suddenly Bingo has so much strength that he can lift any barbells without trouble, while the Smythes are weak by comparison. Or is this all a dream?
Reprints:
Keywords:
weight lifting

Play It Again, Who? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Uncle Herman
Synopsis:
Sampson pulls the plug on Bingo's loud music.

["Subscribe Today"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for subscriptions to various Archie titles.

If The Fitness Fits (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty tries to convince Jughead to start exercising.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from Betty to Jughead for this printing.

The Tenderfoot (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 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; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
While at the beach, the lovely ladies won't give Archie or Reggie a second glance. But they're more than happy to help Jughead, who keeps burning his feet while trying to cross the hot stand in order to get to the Snack Shop.
Reprints:

["Archie: Clash of the New Kids"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
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Pencils:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie: Clash of the New Kids collection.

New Kids Off the Wall Part One (Table of Contents)

New Kids Off The Wall / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Alex Simmons
Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Digikore Studios
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

["Archie: Clash of the New Kids"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie: Clash of the New Kids collection.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Everything's Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["The Voyage Home"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for Sonic the Hedgehog Archives #18.

"Download the Archie Comics App for free" (Table of Contents)

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

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie Comics digital comics download app.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Lucky us!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. ["Hot Summer Reads"]
  3. 2. Your Humble Serpent or: The Beast From One Fathom
    Jughead
  4. 3. Jughead Jones, the People's Friend
    Jughead
  5. 4. The Long Drink Of Water
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Sweet Story
    Jughead
  7. 6. The Critic
    Jughead
  8. 7. ["Archie the Married Life"]
  9. 8. Temper Talent!
    Jughead
  10. 9. ["Shaking hands is something every dog should learn!"]
    Archie
  11. 10. From Thirst to Worst
    Hot Dog
  12. 11. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  13. 12. Strange Change
    Jughead
  14. 13. ["Jinx"]
  15. 14. The Big Risk
    Jughead
  16. 15. Swimming Meet
    Jughead
  17. 16. ["Kevin Keller in Hardcover"]
  18. 17. Detection Prediliction
    Jughead
  19. 18. ["Archie Marries Betty & Veronica"]
  20. 19. ["Archie, your ice cream was melting..."]
    Jughead Pin-Up
  21. 20. [Jughead's Diner #1]
    Jughead's Diner
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Jughead's Diner
  23. 22. Jughead's Diner
    Jughead's Diner
  24. 23. Apron's Ahoy!
    Jughead's Diner
  25. 24. ["Archie Cyber Adventures"]
  26. 25. Operation: Trickschtick!
    Jughead
  27. 26. ["Get your Archie swag!"]
  28. 27. Loanly Feeling
    Jughead
  29. 28. Critic at Large
    The Archies
  30. 29. Pail Tale
    Jughead
  31. 30. ["The Best of Archie Comics"]
  32. 31. No Fear
    Jughead
  33. 32. Heaps of Fun
    Jughead
  34. 33. Food Fright
    Jughead
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  36. 35. Muscle Bound
    That Wilkin Boy
  37. 36. Play It Again, Who?
    That Wilkin Boy
  38. 37. ["Subscribe Today"]
  39. 38. If The Fitness Fits
    Jughead
  40. 39. The Tenderfoot
    Jughead
  41. 40. ["Archie: Clash of the New Kids"]
  42. 41. New Kids Off the Wall Part One
    New Kids Off The Wall
  43. 42. ["Archie: Clash of the New Kids"]
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  45. 44. ["The Voyage Home"]
  46. 45. "Download the Archie Comics App for free"
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