(March 2011)

Archie, 1989 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
162
Indicia frequency:
10 times a year (monthly except Apr. and Nov.)
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #167 [Direct].

ISSN: 10615482
Cover Title: Jughead Double Digest
Indicia Title: Jughead Double Digest Magazine


Cyrano Jones Act III of IV (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones

[Save Jellystone Park!] (Table of Contents)

Yogi Bear; Nintendo / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Cyrano Jones Part Three (Table of Contents)

The Archie Drama Club / 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)
Editing:
Victor Gorelick

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones (as Cyrano); Petra Lauriette (flashback; cameo); Mr Weatherbee (flashback; cameo); Betty Cooper (as Roxanne); Reggie (as Monsieur DeGuiche); Archie Andrews (as Christian De Neuvillette)
Synopsis:
Jughead's dream that he is Cyrano continues as he helps Archie woo Betty.

Archie Comic Book Club (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Information on the Archie Book Club.

Comic Book Fairs (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Information on having an Archie-themed book fair at your school.

The Fantasy Snowmen (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Crosby (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Everyone enters a "Fantasy Snowman" building contest.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Subscription form for the Life with Archie magazine.

[archiedigital.com] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Information on getting digital versions of Archie comics.

The Muscle Builders (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead is trying to exercise but Reggie is bothering him.

Flash Dash (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead is late for the school bus.
Reprints:

Film at Eleven (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie wants to make a video for a TV show that shows funny videos and Jughead stages an elaborate hoax.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Politics Unusual! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for ordering Archie #616 and #617 which feature the Campaign Pain storyline.

[Hide your Burgers!] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
House ad for Jughead #202-205 and the "Jughead Jones: Semi Private Eye" storyline.

Going Bananas (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Hiriam Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead get jobs delivering Bananagrams.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Hook Look (Table of Contents)

Reggie / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
While bowling, Reggie thinks Jughead has a good hook on the ball.
Reprints:
  • From ?

The Passing Fancy (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mrs. Jones; Mr. Jones; Sonny Cher
Synopsis:
Jughead tells his parents he doesn't want to go to college and join the "establishment." He wants to be a musician like his friend Sonny Cher, who dropped out of high school to pursue his music. So Archie sends him to meet Sonny, who now has a family to support and has to work as a parking lot attendant because of his lack of education.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
House ad for the Archie & Friends Double Digest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Promotion to buy three graphic novels and get a fourth free.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Title page for the next section that contains That Wilkin Boy reprints.

The Inner Man (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkins; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis:
Samantha tries to help Bingo get over his inferiority complex about his lack of strength, but she fills him so full of confidence that he thinks he can take on a big hulking bruiser.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing.

Dig That Snow (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkins; Teddy Tambourine; Samantha Smythe; Andy Fusco
Synopsis:
Teddy uses his snow blower to bury Bingo's sidewalk after Bindo is done shoveling the snow off it.

Archie and Friends All Stars (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Listing of various Archie graphic novels for sale.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
House ad for the new Li'l Jinx stories coming soon in Life With Archie magazine.

Rival (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to talk Archie out of spying on Veronica to see if she's two-timing him.
Reprints:

That Tears It! (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:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to explain the phrase "I'm on a tear" to Moose.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Eat Treat (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
The school psychologist tries to figure out why Jughead eats so much.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Break Flake (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead takes a study break.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Turn-A-Round (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie go ice sailing but find out the girls are better at it than they are.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Everybody's Talkin' At Me (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Hot Dog is left home alone but he finds a way to stay entertained.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Earth Mirth (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Mr. Jones; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead's father says investing in land is always a good idea.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Peach of a Pooch (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Archie thinks Jughead's dog can read.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Hill Spill (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead sits on a bear.
Reprints:

Carry Tarry (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
The band teacher wants everybody to carry something so Jughead carries a tune.
Reprints:

Wing Thing (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Somebody spray painted "Archie is a Barbarian!" on a fence.
Reprints:

A Teller of Tales (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
The boys meet a kid who claims to be the adopted son of a Maharajah in the kingdom of Kashew (Gesuntheit!).
Reprints:

Glide Ride (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead doesn't know how to break on ice yet.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Snooze Blues (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee asks Jughead what would happen if Mr. Weatherbee would sleep all day like Jughead does.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Bust Boost (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Mrs. Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead made a realistic bust of himself in Miss Grundy's class.
Reprints:
  • From ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for the 7 issue storyline "Will You Marry Me?".

[B & V Friends Double Digest] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
House ad for the Betty & Veronica Double Digest.

Thought For Food (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty and Archie try to get Jughead a new hobby so he doesn't think about food all the time.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Command Performance (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead tells Veronica he knows royalty that lives in Riverdale.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Stew Brew (Table of Contents)

Jughead / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Midge
Synopsis:
Jughead thinks Midge is cooking.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Goodbye Forever (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
House ad for the "Goodbye Forever" graphic novel.

Archie Digest Collector's Sets (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Order form to order groups of Archie digests.

The Critical Lists (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead is critical of the service from Pop Tate so Pop decides to put Jughead behind the counter to see how well he can do.
Reprints:
  • From ?

What To Do With Swimming Pools in the Winter (Table of Contents)

Professor Jughead Department / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Four things to do with a swimming pool in the winter.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Bark Lark (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Jughead takes Hot Dog sledding.
Reprints:
  • From ?

Downhill Dandy (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
Reggie is the best downhill ski racer in the school, while the cowardly Jughead wants no part of the sport... until Ethel's after him.
Reprints:

[Veronica Times Three] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Order form for three Veronica books.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
House ad for Archie's digital comics store.

Indexer Notes

This is the same ad as has appeared in previous issues but the Statement of Ownership cuts the bottom half of the ad off.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average Total Copies last 12 months: 181,724.
Total Copies issue nearest filing date: 161,523.

Desperate Measures (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mrs. Jones; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Mr. Andrews; Smithers; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
It's almost Lunchtime!
Reprints:

Snowman for All Seasons (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
T. J. Kirsch (credited)
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Jughead and Dilton set out to write a story about the Riverdale Snowman, the mysterious creature in the woods, for the school paper.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Subscription form for various Archie Double Digests.

[Next Month in Jughead Double Digest #168] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the next issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kingdom Hearts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for the Kingdom Hearts video game.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dragon Quest / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for the Dragon Quest video game.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Cyrano Jones Act III of IV
    Jughead
  2. 1. [Save Jellystone Park!]
    Yogi Bear; Nintendo
  3. 2. Cyrano Jones Part Three
    The Archie Drama Club
  4. 3. Archie Comic Book Club
  5. 4. Comic Book Fairs
  6. 5. The Fantasy Snowmen
    Jughead
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [archiedigital.com]
  9. 8. The Muscle Builders
    Jughead
  10. 9. Flash Dash
    Jughead
  11. 10. Film at Eleven
    Jughead
  12. 11. Politics Unusual!
  13. 12. [Hide your Burgers!]
  14. 13. Going Bananas
    Jughead
  15. 14. Hook Look
    Reggie
  16. 15. The Passing Fancy
    Jughead
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  20. 19. The Inner Man
    That Wilkin Boy
  21. 20. Dig That Snow
    That Wilkin Boy
  22. 21. Archie and Friends All Stars
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Li'l Jinx
  24. 23. Rival
    Jughead
  25. 24. That Tears It!
    Jughead
  26. 25. Eat Treat
    Jughead
  27. 26. Break Flake
    Jughead
  28. 27. Turn-A-Round
    Jughead
  29. 28. Everybody's Talkin' At Me
    Hot Dog
  30. 29. Earth Mirth
    Jughead
  31. 30. Peach of a Pooch
    Jughead
  32. 31. Hill Spill
    Jughead
  33. 32. Carry Tarry
    Jughead
  34. 33. Wing Thing
    Jughead
  35. 34. A Teller of Tales
    Archie
  36. 35. Glide Ride
    Jughead
  37. 36. Snooze Blues
    Jughead
  38. 37. Bust Boost
    Jughead
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
  40. 39. [B & V Friends Double Digest]
  41. 40. Thought For Food
    Jughead
  42. 41. Command Performance
    Jughead
  43. 42. Stew Brew
    Jughead
  44. 43. Goodbye Forever
  45. 44. Archie Digest Collector's Sets
  46. 45. The Critical Lists
    Jughead
  47. 46. What To Do With Swimming Pools in the Winter
    Professor Jughead Department
  48. 47. Bark Lark
    Jughead
  49. 48. Downhill Dandy
    Jughead
  50. 49. [Veronica Times Three]
  51. 50. [My Comics Are Archie Comics]
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
  53. 52. Desperate Measures
    Jughead
  54. 53. Snowman for All Seasons
    Jughead
  55. 54. [no title indexed]
  56. 55. [Next Month in Jughead Double Digest #168]
  57. 56. [no title indexed]
    Kingdom Hearts
  58. 57. [no title indexed]
    Dragon Quest
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen