(November 2018)

Archie, 2017 Series
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Volume
?
Price
6.99 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
12 times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816649513 01111
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
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I told Jughead to put eyeholes in that thing!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords
Halloween; trick or treat

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

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

The Haunted (Lodge) Mansion (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Francis Bonnet (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead search for a ghost in the Lodge Mansion.

The Mystery of Dr. Klaws (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; drama; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Dr. Klaws
Synopsis
At a cat show Veronica and Archie meet the strange Dr. Klaws. Later Dr. Klaws tricks Veronica into drinking a potion that turns her into a cat.
Reprints
Keywords
cat; cat show

Night Spirit (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / 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)

Genre
adventure; humor; detective-mystery; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Someone is projecting images of a ghostly pirate as part of a scheme to steal women's purses.
Reprints

The Fear Zone (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsay (credited)
Inks
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Dilton is doing a report and asks all his friends if they have any fears.
Reprints

Just for Sprite (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hetty; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead is dressed as a sprite for the summer festival, and then gets stranded.
Reprints

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

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cream Dream (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Martian
Synopsis
Jughead asks Mr. Martian what he thinks of TV.
Reprints

Triangle Angle (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Dilton is reading about the Bermuda Triangle and Jughead mentions a triangle in Riverdale.
Reprints
Keywords
Bermuda Triangle

[Archie #636 Reversedale Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Gisele Lagace (signed)
Inks
Gisele Lagace
Colors
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archina Andrews; Ronnie Lodge; Billy Cooper; Sabrina Spellman; Salem
Reprints

The Great Switcheroo! (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tania DelRio (credited)
Pencils
Gisele Lagace (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archina Andrews (Archie Andrews); Sabrina Spellman; Salem; Regina Mantle (Reggie Mantle); Billy Cooper (Betty Cooper); Ron Lodge (Veronica Lodge); J.J. (Jughead Jones); Haute Dog (Hot Dog); Mouse Mason (Moose Mason); Mr. Grundy (Miss Grundy); Mr. Beazly (Miss Beazly); Ms. Weatherbee (Mr. Weatherbee); Dilly Doiley (Dilton Doiley); Joey and The Junkyard Dogs (Josie and The Pussycats); Mr. Andrews (Mrs. Andrews); Mrs. Andrews (Mr. Andrews); Pop Tate
Synopsis
When the gang fights about which gender has it easiest, Salem casts a spell on Riverdale switching everyone's genders. Next, we see a normal day with the gang switched around. Sabrina eventually reverses the spell by raining magic dust on the gang at a concert.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Actual feature is Archie's head with a question mark next to it.

[Read it all on the Archie App.] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

[Archie #700] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Chef's Special (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Reggie is dressed as a potato at a costume party.
Reprints
Keywords
costume party

[Official Betty and Veronica Merch!] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Their Version of Sports Terms (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Hot Dog; Hiram Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Funny definitions of sports terms.
Reprints

[The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Hint Stint (Table of Contents: 18)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead helps Moose answer a question so Moose can play football.
Reprints

Mars Retreats (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Dilton has created a virtual reality simulation of living on Mars and the gang tries it out.
Keywords
Mars; virtual reality

Jack and the Escalator (Table of Contents: 20)

Mighty Archie Art Players / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jack [Archie Andrews]; Jack's Mother [Miss Grundy]; the Giant [Moose Mason]; the Giant's Wife [Midge Klump]
Synopsis
Jack trades his comic book collection for some magic pizza pie crusts which turn into an escalator. At the top, he meets a vegetarian giant and the two of them concoct successful schemes to get rich.
Reprints
Keywords
escalator; giant

Car Crazy (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Kevin; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Superintendent Hassle
Synopsis
Dilton and Kevin are working on designs for new cars that will appeal to young people and Archie and Jughead give them some ideas.
Reprints

The Nightmare Zone (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Pencils
Nate Butler (credited)
Inks
Tom Moore (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
After eating pickles, ice cream and pepperoni, Jughead takes a nap and has a horrible nightmare.
Reprints
Keywords
nightmare

Indexer Notes

Takeoff on "The Twilight Zone" TV show.

Kiss Me, You Fool! (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Pop Tate; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Everybody enters a kissing contest to raise money for charity.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Moose / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Find the names of my favorite sports...
Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason

Indexer Notes

Find a word puzzle.

Letter Imperfect (Table of Contents: 25)

Big Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Lou Maldonado
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Veronica has a new navigation system in her car but Moose can't get it to work.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

That Bugs Me! (Table of Contents: 27)

Moose / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Reggie learns that Moose is afraid of spiders.
Reprints

His Master's Voice (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / 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
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Walter; Mr. Rogers
Synopsis
Archie stays overnight to test Walter, a voice-activated computer servant Dilton has installed in a new house. Archie and Walter do not get along well.
Reprints
Keywords
talking computer

[Graphic Novel Super Store] (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

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

Spaced Out (Table of Contents: 30)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Aliens land on Earth, looking to study a typical Earth creature. They pick Jughead.
Reprints
Keywords
aliens

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

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

Trick or Thief? (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Bill Golliher (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Ethel Muggs; Thomas Peterson III; Hector
Synopsis
Veronica invites the gang to a charity Halloween ball. While at the ball there are two guests, Thomas and Hector, that are planning to steal the donations.
Reprints
Keywords
costume party

Indexer Notes

Two-part story.

[Build Your Own Comics Double Digests 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)

[Chilling Adventures of Sabrina] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

Netflix / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

CW / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I told Jughead to put eyeholes in that thing!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. [How to get your free comic]
  3. 2. The Haunted (Lodge) Mansion
    Archie
  4. 3. The Mystery of Dr. Klaws
    Archie
  5. 4. Night Spirit
    Archie
  6. 5. The Fear Zone
    Archie and the Gang
  7. 6. Just for Sprite
    Jughead
  8. 7. [Take a Bite Out of Halloween!]
    Diamond Select
  9. 8. Cream Dream
    Jughead
  10. 9. Triangle Angle
    Jughead
  11. 10. [Archie #636 Reversedale Variant Cover]
    Archie
  12. 11. The Great Switcheroo!
    Archie & Friends
  13. 12. [Read it all on the Archie App.]
  14. 13. [Archie #700]
  15. 14. Chef's Special
    Reggie
  16. 15. [Official Betty and Veronica Merch!]
  17. 16. Their Version of Sports Terms
    Archie and the Gang
  18. 17. [The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!]
  19. 18. Hint Stint
    Moose
  20. 19. Mars Retreats
    Archie and the Gang
  21. 20. Jack and the Escalator
    Mighty Archie Art Players
  22. 21. Car Crazy
    Archie & Friends
  23. 22. The Nightmare Zone
    Jughead
  24. 23. Kiss Me, You Fool!
    Archie & Friends
  25. 24. ["Find the names of my favorite sports..."]
    Moose
  26. 25. Letter Imperfect
    Big Moose
  27. 26. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  28. 27. That Bugs Me!
    Moose
  29. 28. His Master's Voice
    Archie
  30. 29. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  31. 30. Spaced Out
    Jughead
  32. 31. [Collect Them All!]
  33. 32. Trick or Thief?
    Archie & Friends
  34. 33. [Build Your Own Comics Double Digests Subscription!]
  35. 34. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  36. 35. [Chilling Adventures of Sabrina]
    Netflix
  37. 36. [Riverdale]
    CW
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