(October 2018)

Archie, 2017 Series
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Volume
?
Price
6.99 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
12 times a year
On-sale date
2018-08-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816649513001011
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
digest
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks
Bill Galvan (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Keywords
drone

[How to get your free comic] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Tutors by Night! (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica helps tutor Archie in gym class.

Doing a Diss-service (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Reggie plays pranks on the freshmen.
Reprints

Toothache Mania (Table of Contents: 4)

Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Terry Vale (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're going to the dentist even if I have to carry you!!
Genre
humor
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Moose has a toothache and is afraid to go to the dentist.
Reprints
Keywords
dentist

Mud Bath (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead think back to their childhood and Reggie's multiple landings in a mud puddle that formed every time it rained.
Reprints
Keywords
skate park; skateboarding

Beware (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Ruth (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Carlos Antunes (credited)
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
A rash of burglaries in the neighborhood has everyone scared except Jughead, because he's confident in Hot Dog the guard dog.
Reprints

[Take a Bite Out of Halloween!] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Breaking His Average! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge breaks 100.
Reprints
Keywords
golf

Indexer Notes

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

[Archie #624] (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doily; Mark Zuckerberg; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Geek Face-off! (Table of Contents: 10)

Dilton / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ian Flynn (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Mark Zuckerberg; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Dilton is working on a Facebook-like application for Riverdale.
Reprints

[Riverdale Volume Three] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[Archie 1941] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Room for Improvement (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Simpkins
Synopsis
Jughead is in detention but wants an ice cream cone.
Reprints

Alley Tally (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose bowls a perfect 300 game.
Reprints
Keywords
bowling

[The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Sheer Fear (Table of Contents: 16)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie hides like an ostrich when Moose is looking for him.
Reprints

[Graphic Novel Super Store] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Nutty Note (Table of Contents: 18)

Big Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Dilton plays piano.
Reprints

Slick Pic (Table of Contents: 19)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie wants a picture of Archie next to Reggie's girlfriend.
Reprints

Long Green Long Gone (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What're we gonna do? We're tapped out!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Synopsis
The Archies go through a series of misadventures trying to raise money to get to a concert booking.
Reprints

Wet and Wild (Table of Contents: 21)

Dilton Teach-In / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; math & science; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Dilton teaches his friends science facts about air and water.
Reprints

Opening Night (Table of Contents: 22)

Pop Tate / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Pop Tate is annoyed that nobody closes the door when they enter the shop.
Reprints

I Spy (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie's nosey behavior is used as bait by the guys for a practical joke.
Reprints

Cartoon Blues (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie's Friend Chuck Clayton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Chuck takes Nancy to a comic book convention.
Reprints
Keywords
comic book convention

Guy's Night Out! (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Pop Tate; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
All the girls are at Veronica's slumber party, so the guys try to decide what they'll do for a guys' night out.
Reprints

[Official Betty and Veronica Merch!] (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Knight Writer (Table of Contents: 27)

Big Moose / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Geraldine Grundy; Hubert Smithers; Hiram Lodge; Fred Andrews; Pop Tate; Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose writes himself and his friends into a short story based on the stories of King Arthur and Merlin.
Reprints

What Would You Say (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, no, Chuck!
Genre
drama; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Coach Clayton
Synopsis
Chuck wants to quit school because his father works there.
Reprints

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Finder's Fee (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie finds a bracelet and tracks down the owner. Betty and Veronica are afraid she will be competition for them, but she turns out to be a middle-aged lady.
Reprints
Keywords
bracelet; jewelry store

[Collect Them All!] (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

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

Cheer Factor (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited); Suzannah Rowntree (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Jaime (cheerleading coach); Jordie; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead tries out for the cheerleading squad.
Reprints
Keywords
cheer; cheerleader

[Build Your Own Comics Double Digest Subscription!] (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

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

[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

CW / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Star Wars Jedi Academy] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

Scholastic / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [How to get your free comic]
  3. 2. Tutors by Night!
    Archie
  4. 3. Doing a Diss-service
    Archie
  5. 4. Toothache Mania
    Moose
  6. 5. Mud Bath
    Jughead
  7. 6. Beware
    Jughead
  8. 7. [Take a Bite Out of Halloween!]
    Diamond Select
  9. 8. Breaking His Average!
    Mr. Lodge
  10. 9. [Archie #624]
    Archie
  11. 10. Geek Face-off!
    Dilton
  12. 11. [Riverdale Volume Three]
  13. 12. [Archie 1941]
  14. 13. Room for Improvement
    Jughead
  15. 14. Alley Tally
    Jughead
  16. 15. [The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!]
  17. 16. Sheer Fear
    Reggie
  18. 17. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  19. 18. Nutty Note
    Big Moose
  20. 19. Slick Pic
    Reggie
  21. 20. Long Green Long Gone
    The Archies
  22. 21. Wet and Wild
    Dilton Teach-In
  23. 22. Opening Night
    Pop Tate
  24. 23. I Spy
    Jughead
  25. 24. Cartoon Blues
    Archie's Friend Chuck Clayton
  26. 25. Guy's Night Out!
    Archie
  27. 26. [Official Betty and Veronica Merch!]
  28. 27. Knight Writer
    Big Moose
  29. 28. What Would You Say
    Archie
  30. 29. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  31. 30. Finder's Fee
    Archie
  32. 31. [Collect Them All!]
  33. 32. Cheer Factor
    Jughead
  34. 33. [Build Your Own Comics Double Digest Subscription!]
  35. 34. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  36. 35. [Riverdale]
    CW
  37. 36. [Star Wars Jedi Academy]
    Scholastic
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