(June 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.)
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
72262746952680
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #180 [Direct].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors:
Rosario "Tito" Pena (signed)
Letters:
?

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

["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.

The Mark of Jughead! (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:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Greta Gizzlesmits; Judge Chalmers
Synopsis:
Someone has vandalized Betty's cakes with a capital J and Jughead is the prime suspect.
Reprints:

Pageant Problems (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Jellybean; Gladys Jones; Constance; April May Jenkins
Synopsis:
Jughead and his mother enter Jellybean in a children's pageant.
Reprints:

Rhyme Time (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Midge; Nancy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Ethel; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead writes a poem about summer.
Reprints:

Snooze Fest (Table of Contents)

Jughead Jones / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
Rich Kowslowksi
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
Teen; Humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Forsythe P. Jones II; Gladys Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead is dreaming and within his dreams, he dreams some more.
Reprints:

Pursuit of Happiness (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Ethel; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Ethel chases Jughead and catches him in a blind alley.
Reprints:

["Archie: The Married Life"] (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: The Married Life collections.

Hats Off (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Virgina Ham (reporter); Miss Phlips; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
The new school dress code means that Jughead will no longer be able to wear his trademark hat.

["You've been warned!"] (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; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Jughead finds a solution to keep him from accidentally whistling in the library.

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

A Date with Jughead! (Table of Contents)

Jughead Jones / 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; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead is bored and all his guy friends are busy so he decides to call a girl to do something.
Reprints:

["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 Misfit (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Mrs. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Veronica think that their insults are driving Jughead to suicide.
Reprints:

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Kevin Keller Hardcover collection.

Self-Image (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Forsythe Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Jughead is feeling down on himself but Archie reminds him of all the reasons why he is Archie's best friend.

Mr. Good Guy (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Dr. Karl Umlat; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
When Reggie insults Jughead, Jughead tells Reggie what a quick wit he is, putting Reggie into a confused state.

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for Life with Archie magazine.

Last Laff Gaff (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead makes a terrible golf shot, but quick thinking and an axe make it easier.
Keywords:
golf

Indexer Notes

Probably from Archie Annual Digest #63 but needs confirmation.

Food For Thought! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Forsythe Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead's mom forbids him to eat in his room.

Get Lost! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Earl (Archie's cousin)
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead get lost in the forest while trying to deliver a late birthday gift to Archie's cousin Earl.

Super Saga (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Pencils:
Nate Butler [as N. Butler] (credited)
Inks:
? [as Moore] (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Captain Wham; Gladys Jones; Mrs. Neckpain; Forsythe Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead daydreams what it would be like to be his favorite superhero, Captain Wham.

"Get your Archie skins!" (Table of Contents)

MusicSkins / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Archie themed "skins" for you phone or IPod.

Stomp! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Ethel; Dilton Doiley; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
Jughead wears bunny slippers to school when his feet hurt and other students think they can wear any crazy footwear they want.

["Hot Dog, your hair has gotten long!"] (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; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead gives Hot Dog a trim.

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

Reflection Correction (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead paints a picture of Archie.

["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 merchandise available on the Archie website.

Can 'U' Find the Right Word Puzzle (Table of Contents)

Miss Grundy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Find all the items that contain the letter U.

What's News? (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doiley (cameo); Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead joins the school paper but his reporting assignments don't go very well.
Reprints:

["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.

Sir Jugalot and the Dragon (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Marty Epp

Genre:
Teen; Fantasy
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Melvin Mudge; Theobald; Sir Reginald; Marlin; Archibald; King Arthur; Princess Veronica
Synopsis:
Jughead dreams of being a knight in Camelot.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dragon

["Mega Man"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for the Mega Man comic.

Lift Rift (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie have started lifting weights.
Keywords:
weightlifting

Mondo Food Find (Table of Contents)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Find a word puzzle.

Pizza for His Pals (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Jellybean
Synopsis:
Jughead makes custom pizzas for his friends.

[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 for the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

The Weak Spot (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis:
Mr. Smythe suspects everyone of trying to scam him, even little girls selling Girl Scout cookies. His suspiciousness leads to him being scammed by a phony policeman.
Reprints:

Strength Is Power (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin; Uncle Herman
Synopsis:
Bingo is appalled to find that even his parents have accepted the idea of equality between the sexes. He starts making speeches about how men are the superior gender because of their superior strength, until he gets another reminder that his own girlfriend could easily beat him up.
Reprints:

["Subscribe Today"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for various Archie titles.

Plan K-9 From Outer Space (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Zoink
Synopsis:
A group of tiny aliens lands on Hot Dog and are mistaken for fleas.

Indexer Notes

The title is an homage to the classic B movie "Plan 9 From Outer Space".

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.

Riverdale Rock City (Table of Contents)

Archie; Kiss / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Sabrina Spellman; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Kiss [Demon [Gene Simmons]; Starchild [Paul Stanley]; Spaceman [Ace Frehley]; Catman [Peter Criss]]
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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Best of Sonic the Hedgehog"] (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 Sonic the Hedgehog collection.

Inside back cover.

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

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

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie Comics Digital Comics app.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jughead
  2. 1. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  3. 2. The Mark of Jughead!
    Jughead
  4. 3. Pageant Problems
    Jughead
  5. 4. Rhyme Time
    Jughead
  6. 5. Snooze Fest
    Jughead Jones
  7. 6. Pursuit of Happiness
    Jughead
  8. 7. ["Archie: The Married Life"]
  9. 8. Hats Off
    Jughead
  10. 9. ["You've been warned!"]
    Archie
  11. 10. A Date with Jughead!
    Jughead Jones
  12. 11. ["Jinx"]
  13. 12. The Misfit
    Jughead
  14. 13. ["Kevin Keller in Hardcover"]
  15. 14. Self-Image
    Jughead
  16. 15. Mr. Good Guy
    Jughead
  17. 16. ["Archie Marries Betty & Veronica"]
  18. 17. Last Laff Gaff
    Jughead
  19. 18. Food For Thought!
    Jughead
  20. 19. Get Lost!
    Jughead
  21. 20. Super Saga
    Jughead
  22. 21. "Get your Archie skins!"
    MusicSkins
  23. 22. Stomp!
    Jughead
  24. 23. ["Hot Dog, your hair has gotten long!"]
    Archie
  25. 24. Reflection Correction
    Jughead
  26. 25. ["Get your Archie swag!"]
  27. 26. Can 'U' Find the Right Word Puzzle
    Miss Grundy
  28. 27. What's News?
    Archie
  29. 28. ["The Best of Archie Comics"]
  30. 29. Sir Jugalot and the Dragon
    Jughead
  31. 30. ["Mega Man"]
  32. 31. Lift Rift
    Jughead
  33. 32. Mondo Food Find
    Jughead
  34. 33. Pizza for His Pals
    Jughead
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  36. 35. The Weak Spot
    That Wilkin Boy
  37. 36. Strength Is Power
    That Wilkin Boy
  38. 37. ["Subscribe Today"]
  39. 38. Plan K-9 From Outer Space
    Jughead
  40. 39. Archie Meets KISS
  41. 40. Riverdale Rock City
    Archie; Kiss
  42. 41. [Archie Meets KISS]
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  44. 43. ["Best of Sonic the Hedgehog"]
  45. 44. ["Download the Archie Comics App for free"]
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