World of Archie Double Digest #39 [Direct Edition]
(June 2014)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Pages
164
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11 times a year
On-sale date
2014-05-07
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
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The Archie Library
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Digest
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Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
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Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

World of Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Keywords
hot air balloon

[Sabrina Secrets of a Teenage Witch] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

HUB Network / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In 'Plane' View (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Dilton have a new business venture, taking aerial photographs using Archie's remote controlled airplane.
Reprints

Same Ol' Fling (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Veronica breaks her date with Archie because Archie is old-fashioned and boring.
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Here Comes the Judge (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason
Synopsis
For ruining her hair with a home perm, Veronica files suit against Betty and it's adjudicated in the school's Legal Affairs class, with Archie as presiding judge.
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The Science (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is showing someone around the school and demonstrates how he keeps out of the hallways when Archie is in them.
Reprints

The Mysterious Coin (Table of Contents: 6)

Mister Weatherbee / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason; Miss Phlips; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee finds what he thinks is a rare coin during the excavation of the new gym.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The printing in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #17, Hal Smith is credited with writing and Mike Esposito is credited with inks.

[Free Comic Book Day] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Sub Snub (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mister Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie wants to get a sub for his classes.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Josie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring Josie reprints.

Little Miss Fortune (Table of Contents: 10)

Josie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper
Synopsis
Pepper claims that today is her unlucky day, and sure enough, she starts suffering a series of misfortunes. Her friends try and protect her from bad luck, but wind up causing it.
Reprints

Not So Secret Agents (Table of Contents: 11)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Albert; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis
Alex tries to get in good with Josie's father by paying Melody and Pepper to act as his publicists.
Reprints

Enemy Action (Table of Contents: 12)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Melody; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Mr. Tuttle
Synopsis
Alex tries to swindle Melody out of what he thinks is a rare autographed book, by offering her a scarab that will ward off her enemies.
Reprints

The Prize (Table of Contents: 13)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Sock
Synopsis
When Sock still can't get Pepper interested in dating him, Josie and Melody advise him to ask her in a more imaginative and intriguing way.
Reprints

[20% off all Archie comics!] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What do you think of this color for the lab?
Genre
teen
Characters
Svenson; Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Everyone is afraid that Archie will blow up the chemistry lab.
Reprints
  • from Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

Tragic Magic (Table of Contents: 16)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie is performing a magic trick with Archie as his assistant.

[Batman Classic TV Series Resin Robin Bust] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Diamond Selections / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Mr. Weatherbee Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It says here that many of these animals sleep only during the day!
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy at the zoo.
Reprints

Dollar Dilemma (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie accidentally spends Mr. Lodge's lucky dollar.
Reprints

Freaky Fracas (Table of Contents: 20)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 5 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
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Miss Haskins; Svenson
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee gets his days mixed up and thinks it is "Freaky Friday" where the students and teachers wear costumes to school.
Reprints

Constant Compainions (Table of Contents: 21)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
The gang decides to spend all their time together but soon realizes that it won't work.
Reprints

Counselor at Lore (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee tells Archie that he wants to see Archie's father and Archie imagines the worst.
Reprints

A Corny Caper (Table of Contents: 23)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie brings a popcorn machine to school.
Reprints

Testing (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Beazly has spiced up the chili because Mr. Weatherbee didn't like the last batch.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Svenson / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dot vas my vavorite broom, ya!
Characters
Svenson
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

Prime Time (Table of Contents: 26)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Miss Grundy has a hard time keeping everyone's attention in class.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Sounds Crazy to Me! (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Gus LeMoine (credited)
Pencils
Gus LeMoine (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge]; Josie and the Pussycats [Josie; Valerie; Melody]; Alexandra Cabot; Sabrina Spellman; Harvey
Synopsis
Someone sabotages the Archies and then the Pussycats before the big show.
Reprints
Keywords
noise pollution

Plane Facts (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 6 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; Mr. Weatherbee; Svenson; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee catches Archie flying a paper airplane and gives him detention.
Reprints

Something Special (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Al Hartley

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Beazly; Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee (cameo); Miss Grundy (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie tries to make Miss Beazly feel better when the others don't like her beef stew, but it only makes her give him more of it.
Reprints
Keywords
beef stew

Indexer Notes

Letters credited to Bill Yoshida but are Al Hartley instead.

Teamwork (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Danny; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and the gang help a neighbor clean out their garage.
Reprints

[Archie 1000 Page Comics Bonanza] (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

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

Artist's Choice (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
Samm Schwartz ?
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie visit Jughead in painting class.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

All Present (Table of Contents: 33)

Mr. Flutesnoot / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Flutesnoot speaks highly of the new student to Miss Grundy.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[Mad House Glads #77] (Table of Contents: 34)

Mad House Glads / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Mad House Glads
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover reprint used as the title page for the next section featuring Mad House Glads reprints.

Fatherly Image (Table of Contents: 35)

Mad House Glads / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Rod; Dan Didit; Dick Didit
Synopsis
Rod tries to pick up an older woman.
Reprints

Get the Picture (Table of Contents: 36)

Mad House Glads / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Danny Didit; Pop
Synopsis
Pop is upset with Danny's newest pinup.
Reprints

Out of Sight (Table of Contents: 37)

Mad House Glads / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Danny Didit; Dick Didit
Synopsis
Danny sits in the back of the class, but moves to the front when the teacher is attractive.
Reprints

Bright Sight (Table of Contents: 38)

Mad House Glads / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Dan Didit; Dick Didit
Synopsis
Dan and Dick know the perfect place to leave a note for Danny.
Reprints

[The Best of Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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

Lesson Messin' (Table of Contents: 40)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Miss Grundy is letting her class proceed at their own speed.
Reprints

Principal Daydream! (Table of Contents: 41)

Mr. Weatherbee / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Mr. Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the code puzzle.

Wheel Deal (Table of Contents: 42)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Rachel
Synopsis
Reggie asks Rachel out on a date but Jughead keeps getting in the way, needing a ride home from school.
Reprints

Double Digest Sample Pack (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

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

Line Lunacy (Table of Contents: 44)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. ?
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie tries to put his foot down in regards to Veronica's behavior.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Prom Prank (Table of Contents: 45)

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
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie switches Archie's prom tuxedo with that of a magician.
Reprints

[Archie Comics Subscriptions] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

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

[Archie Riverdale Rescue] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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

Free Archie App! (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    World of Archie
  2. 1. [Sabrina Secrets of a Teenage Witch]
    HUB Network
  3. 2. In 'Plane' View
    Archie
  4. 3. Same Ol' Fling
    Archie
  5. 4. Here Comes the Judge
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. The Science
    Archie
  7. 6. The Mysterious Coin
    Mister Weatherbee
  8. 7. [Free Comic Book Day]
  9. 8. Sub Snub
    Archie
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Josie
  11. 10. Little Miss Fortune
    Josie
  12. 11. Not So Secret Agents
    Josie
  13. 12. Enemy Action
    Josie
  14. 13. The Prize
    Josie
  15. 14. [20% off all Archie comics!]
    Midtown Comics
  16. 15. ["What do you think of this color for the lab?"]
    Archie
  17. 16. Tragic Magic
    Reggie
  18. 17. [Batman Classic TV Series Resin Robin Bust]
    Diamond Selections
  19. 18. ["It says here that many of these animals sleep only during the day!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Pin Up
  20. 19. Dollar Dilemma
    Archie
  21. 20. Freaky Fracas
    Mr. Weatherbee
  22. 21. Constant Compainions
    Veronica
  23. 22. Counselor at Lore
    Archie
  24. 23. A Corny Caper
    Mr. Weatherbee
  25. 24. Testing
    Miss Beazly
  26. 25. ["Dot vas my vavorite broom, ya!"]
    Svenson
  27. 26. Prime Time
    Miss Grundy
  28. 27. Sounds Crazy to Me!
    Archie and the Gang
  29. 28. Plane Facts
    Archie
  30. 29. Something Special
    Archie
  31. 30. Teamwork
    Archie
  32. 31. [Archie 1000 Page Comics Bonanza]
  33. 32. Artist's Choice
    Jughead
  34. 33. All Present
    Mr. Flutesnoot
  35. 34. [Mad House Glads #77]
    Mad House Glads
  36. 35. Fatherly Image
    Mad House Glads
  37. 36. Get the Picture
    Mad House Glads
  38. 37. Out of Sight
    Mad House Glads
  39. 38. Bright Sight
    Mad House Glads
  40. 39. [The Best of Archie Comics]
  41. 40. Lesson Messin'
    Mr. Weatherbee
  42. 41. Principal Daydream!
    Mr. Weatherbee
  43. 42. Wheel Deal
    Reggie
  44. 43. Double Digest Sample Pack
  45. 44. Line Lunacy
    Archie
  46. 45. Prom Prank
    Archie
  47. 46. [Archie Comics Subscriptions]
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  49. 48. [Archie Riverdale Rescue]
  50. 49. Free Archie App!
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