(March 1985)

Archie, 1977 Series
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Pages
132
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Archie Music Corp.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
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0271000690932
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Newsprint
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Squarebound
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, you were supposed to look weird for my party!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from Pep #336 cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

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Word Game (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead uses his new clothes to get a free meal out of Reggie.
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Your Number's Up (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Miss Grundy shows the class a complicated mathematical equation.

Bake and Shake (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead figures out a way to bake a cake in cooking class and not sharing it with the girls.
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Fit to be Seen! (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Fill in the blanks to get Jughead's thoughts on watching movies on TV.
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Switch Pitch (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead has an apple for Miss Grundy appropriate for his grade.

A Lodge Original (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Pop Tate accuses Veronica of being unoriginal when it comes to pulling pranks to spoil Betty's dates with Archie.
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Big Pin (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
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Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
If Archie hits this bowling pin it's a 300 game.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Bob Montana
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, yours all look like the "leaning pots of Pisa"!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead has a plan to sell every plate he makes.

Ka-boom (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Ethel wonders if Jughead gets embarrassed eating so much cake and ice cream.
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Field Day (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Jughead has to take care of Track and Field equipment, specifically Reggie's pole.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Betty and Veronica Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Dan DeCarlo
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Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You knitted that body sweater yourself?
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica admires Betty's economy.
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Boss Toss (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead tosses a stick for Hot Dog to catch.

Proof Spoof (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead feels togetherness is for poor fish.
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The Last Ride (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Bob Bolling ?
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Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Veronica tells Archie he has to choose either his car or her.
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Big Spender (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica is impressed with the bracelet Archie bought her.
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Redskin Revenge (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Midge
Synopsis
Reggie hits on Midge at a costume party.
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Achievement Award (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica needs some money, so Mr. Lodge asks her to do the dishes first.
Reprints

Doc It To Me! (Table of Contents: 19)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
children
Characters
Hap Holliday; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx doesn't want to go to school because she doesn't feel well.
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Box Yocks (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
To improve his grades, Jughead tells Moose to put away the punching bag and start hitting the books.
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Money to Burn (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie applies for welfare because his allowance isn't enough.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
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Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead paints himself into a corner.
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Wrong Corner (Table of Contents: 23)

Reggie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Midge
Synopsis
Reggie brags to Archie that he's going to date the next girl who comes around the corner, unfortunately the girl is Midge.

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

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Bob Montana
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You told Miss Beazly she can keep a bird in the cafeteria?
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly
Synopsis
Miss Beazly has a bird in the cafeteria.

Exercise Caution! (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Midge
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee wants Jughead to get a pair of dumbbells from the gym, so he sends Archie and Reggie.
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Dressed to Kill (Table of Contents: 26)

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typeset

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Madame Francis; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty gets a job as a salesgirl to buy a dress.

[Little Archie Digest #16] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

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

Signal Honor (Table of Contents: 28)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Frank Doyle ?
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Bill Vigoda
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Terry Szenics
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Terry Szenics

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Midge; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee; Doctor Payne
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is cutting down on secret societies at school.
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Youth Formula (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie invents a youth serum.
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I Forgot (Table of Contents: 30)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead asks Miss Grundy if she would bother him for something he didn't do.
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Stepping Down (Table of Contents: 31)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx wants to read her bedtime story herself, but she doesn't know all the words.
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The Guesser (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Ethel; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ethel asks Jughead to "Guess who?".

Test of Love (Table of Contents: 33)

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Genre
teen
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Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pocahontas; John Smith; Romeo; Juliet
Synopsis
Archie tells Jughead that the girls of today don't know the meaning of love.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica, I want to ask you something...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie has a problem with TV talk shows.

There's No Catch (Table of Contents: 35)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
In this dialogue-less story, Coach Kleats gets Jughead on the basketball team when he see how good he is at throwing things into baskets.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Betty and Veronica Pinup / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
With all your millions why do you have to dress like you haven't got a dime?
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
It's fashionable to dress poor.
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Smart Art (Table of Contents: 37)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead says Hot Dog can deliver to the right person.
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The Drummer Boy (Table of Contents: 38)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz
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?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Svenson; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead's drumming is contagious.
Reprints

Good Looking? (Table of Contents: 39)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Gaga
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx wonders if she looks pretty.

Winner by a Whisker (Table of Contents: 40)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
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Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee hopes fake facial hair is a passing fad.
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A Clothes Call (Table of Contents: 41)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Smithers; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie doesn't want to miss a minute of the expensive play he bought tickets to, but Veronica is still getting ready.
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Game Aim (Table of Contents: 42)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
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Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead gets Moose to help the girls play bridge.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Veronica Pinup / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Your leg is in a cast?!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica is making the best of her broken leg.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Dan Decarlo ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whose face is on the ten thousand dollar bill?
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
The gang doesn't know whose faces are on their money.
Reprints

Fob Job (Table of Contents: 45)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
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Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Mick Jugger
Synopsis
Betty has a job with a disc jockey and all the boy musicians want her to get their records to him.
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Nifty Gifty (Table of Contents: 46)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
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?
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Nanci Tsetsekas
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie wants to buy a gift for Veronica, but doesn't know what to get a gal who has everything.
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Blind Date (Table of Contents: 47)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
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Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
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Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Steve
Synopsis
Reggie thinks he can teach Jughead about women.
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"Bee's" Hair Raising Puzzle (Table of Contents: 48)

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Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Fill in the dotted letters to read.
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Drinker Clinker (Table of Contents: 49)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie tries Jughead's hot-cool drink.

The Peacemaker (Table of Contents: 50)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
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Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
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Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Vic Murray
Synopsis
Archie wants to fight Vic Murray.
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Cry Crisis (Table of Contents: 51)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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G. Le Moine
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G. Le Moine
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
The girls are telling what parts of the movie made them cry.
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[Archie's Official Checklist] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

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

Snack Lack (Table of Contents: 53)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead is making a Jugburger Supreme.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

Jughead's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Now, Jughead, which is clearer, right or left?
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The optometrist is checking Jughead's eyes.

[Archie's Special Digest Offer] (Table of Contents: 55) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

[Archie's Double Digest] (Table of Contents: 57) (Expand) /

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead, you were supposed to look weird for my party!"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Word Game
    Jughead
  4. 3. Your Number's Up
    Jughead
  5. 4. Bake and Shake
    Jughead
  6. 5. Fit to be Seen!
    Jughead
  7. 6. Switch Pitch
    Jughead
  8. 7. A Lodge Original
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Big Pin
    Jughead
  10. 9. ["Archie, yours all look like the "leaning pots of Pisa"!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  11. 10. Ka-boom
    Jughead
  12. 11. Field Day
    Jughead
  13. 12. ["You knitted that body sweater yourself?"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin Up
  14. 13. Boss Toss
    Jughead
  15. 14. Proof Spoof
    Jughead
  16. 15. The Last Ride
    Archie
  17. 16. Big Spender
    Archie
  18. 17. Redskin Revenge
    Reggie
  19. 18. Achievement Award
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. Doc It To Me!
    Li'l Jinx
  21. 20. Box Yocks
    Jughead
  22. 21. Money to Burn
    Archie
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Jughead Dipsy Doodles
  24. 23. Wrong Corner
    Reggie
  25. 24. ["You told Miss Beazly she can keep a bird in the cafeteria?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  26. 25. Exercise Caution!
    Jughead
  27. 26. Dressed to Kill
  28. 27. [Little Archie Digest #16]
  29. 28. Signal Honor
    Jughead
  30. 29. Youth Formula
    Archie
  31. 30. I Forgot
    Jughead
  32. 31. Stepping Down
    Li'l Jinx
  33. 32. The Guesser
    Jughead
  34. 33. Test of Love
    Archie
  35. 34. ["Veronica, I want to ask you something..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  36. 35. There's No Catch
    Jughead
  37. 36. ["With all your millions why do you have to dress like you haven't got a dime?"]
    Betty and Veronica Pinup
  38. 37. Smart Art
    Jughead
  39. 38. The Drummer Boy
    Jughead
  40. 39. Good Looking?
    Li'l Jinx
  41. 40. Winner by a Whisker
    Reggie
  42. 41. A Clothes Call
    Archie
  43. 42. Game Aim
    Jughead
  44. 43. ["Your leg is in a cast?!"]
    Veronica Pinup
  45. 44. ["Whose face is on the ten thousand dollar bill?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  46. 45. Fob Job
    Betty and Veronica
  47. 46. Nifty Gifty
    Jughead
  48. 47. Blind Date
    Jughead
  49. 48. "Bee's" Hair Raising Puzzle
  50. 49. Drinker Clinker
    Jughead
  51. 50. The Peacemaker
    Jughead
  52. 51. Cry Crisis
    Jughead
  53. 52. [Archie's Official Checklist]
  54. 53. Snack Lack
    Jughead
  55. 54. ["Now, Jughead, which is clearer, right or left?"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  56. 55. [Archie's Special Digest Offer]
  57. 56. [no title indexed]
  58. 57. [Archie's Double Digest]
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