(August 1986)

Archie, 1977 Series
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Price
1.25 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly in Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct. and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Music Corp.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
027100069096 40
Editing
Victor Gorelick
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mrs. Jones, how do you get your mower to work?
Genre
teen
Characters
Mrs. Jones; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Jughead #303.

Getting the Bird! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited); Lisa Goldwater (credited)
Letters
Joe Edwards (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Jughead needs money for hamburgers, so he buys a ceramic bird at a garage sale.

Munch Hunch (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Letters
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Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead tells Miss Grundy the clock is off because his stomach knows it's time for lunch.
Reprints

Jog Jag (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, you have great potential as a distance runner!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Betty agrees to start jogging early in the morning after Ethel tells her that Archie does it too.
Reprints
Keywords
jogging

Talk Balk (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's cousin keeps interrupting the baseball game on TV.
Reprints

Freak Critique (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's dad thinks he's too attached to his skateboard.
Reprints
Keywords
skateboards

Count Down (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead is insulted by something Reggie said about his appetite.
Keywords
hamburgers

Monster Matter (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Veronica throws a Halloween party, and tries to decide who has the best costume.
Reprints

Pin Din (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Genre
humor; teen
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Double Date (Table of Contents: 9)

Li'l Jinx's Chum, Gigi / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Gigi; Greg; Mort the Worry Wart
Synopsis
Gigi accepts a date with Mort out of desperation, then tries to figure out how to drop him when Greg asks her out.
Reprints

Charm Chump (Table of Contents: 10)

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
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tries to convince Reggie that he has a good luck voodoo charm.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie and the Gang Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't mind sharing our food with the animals --- I just hope they leave us some!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doily; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Animals ransack the picnic.
Reprints

Wheel Wail (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead gets a job as a roller skating instructor at the local skating rink - - the one with the hamburger stand inside.
Reprints

On the Ball (Table of Contents: 13)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Miss Grundy gets her fingers stuck in a bowling ball.
Reprints

Friendship Blendship (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Reggie and Moose become fast friends after Reggie stops making plays for Midge and actually helps Moose out.
Reprints

Care Despair (Table of Contents: 15)

Hot Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Reprints

The Write Secret (Table of Contents: 16)

Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Charlie writes a letter from camp.
Reprints

Hyde 'n' Seek (Table of Contents: 17)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Conversation Frustration (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie can't get his two cents worth into a conversation with the girls, so he lays two pennies on the table.
Reprints

Slow Burn (Table of Contents: 19)

Miss Beazly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jim DeCarlo ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Beazly; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Beazly has to deal with a grease fire and Moose trying to help.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #55, inks are credited to Jon D'Agostino.

Tip Top (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! What a boat!
Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jay Paul Gritty
Reprints

Candid Comment (Table of Contents: 21)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee decides the best mascot for Riverdale is a sleeping dog.
Reprints
Keywords
mascot

Planter's Punch (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead; Mr. Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
When Mr. Lodge asks Jughead to help clean out some of the plants in his greenhouse, Jughead decides to give some of the unwanted plants to members of the school faculty. It's a nice gesture, but these are really huge plants!
Reprints

Talk Balk (Table of Contents: 23)

Dilton Doiley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
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The Time of Your Life (Table of Contents: 24)

Chuck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Correct me if I'm wrong!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Nancy gets mad when Chuck shows up 15 minutes late.
Reprints

Lesson in Learning (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie learns responsibility.
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Hot Dog's Pin Up (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, mom!!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones; Mrs. Jones
Reprints

Substitute Suitor (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead; Archie; Betty; Dilton
Synopsis
Dilton asks Jughead to help him win over a girl, but Jughead might be a little TOO good at it.
Reprints

The Moose Is Loose (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Keywords
Basketball; bridge

Loan Groan (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie wants the dollar he loaned Jughead last month.
Reprints

The Second Guest (Table of Contents: 30)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Veronica gets up early and makes breakfast for her parents.
Reprints

Let's Make Up (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx and Greg can't stop arguing.
Reprints

Dog Tired (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie agrees to watch Hot Dog overnight.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #3.

All That Glitters (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx's horoscope gives her unrealistic expectations.
Reprints

Small Potatoes (Table of Contents: 34)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida [as Bill Y.]

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead dreams he's been reduced in size to six inches.
Reprints

Showdown (Table of Contents: 35)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
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Hit Bit (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Moose hits the ball he really hits the ball!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
When Moose hits the ball he really hits the ball.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

The Loner (Table of Contents: 37)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm a loner! I go my way by myself!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Big Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead describes his learned ability to avoid the traps of Big Ethel. He avoids several, but in the end, a decoy fools him.
Reprints

Reacher Preacher (Table of Contents: 38)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
The girls watch Jughead swipe a pie from his mom.
Reprints

Mutt Rebut (Table of Contents: 39)

Hot Dog / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Hot Dog is too lazy to do what Jughead wants.
Reprints
Keywords
hammocks

Strange Change (Table of Contents: 40)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead wakes up ready to do his chores but decides against it after all.
Reprints

Grass Sass (Table of Contents: 41)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Mrs. Jones, how do you get your mower to work?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Getting the Bird!
    Jughead
  3. 2. Munch Hunch
    Jughead
  4. 3. Jog Jag
    Betty
  5. 4. Talk Balk
    Archie
  6. 5. Freak Critique
    Archie
  7. 6. Count Down
    Jughead
  8. 7. Monster Matter
    Archie
  9. 8. Pin Din
    Betty
  10. 9. Double Date
    Li'l Jinx's Chum, Gigi
  11. 10. Charm Chump
    Jughead
  12. 11. ["I don't mind sharing our food with the animals --- I just hope they leave us some!"]
    Archie and the Gang Pin Up
  13. 12. Wheel Wail
    Jughead
  14. 13. On the Ball
    Miss Grundy
  15. 14. Friendship Blendship
    Reggie
  16. 15. Care Despair
    Hot Dog
  17. 16. The Write Secret
    Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley
  18. 17. Hyde 'n' Seek
    Jughead
  19. 18. Conversation Frustration
    Archie
  20. 19. Slow Burn
    Miss Beazly
  21. 20. Tip Top
    Archie
  22. 21. Candid Comment
    Mr. Weatherbee
  23. 22. Planter's Punch
    Jughead
  24. 23. Talk Balk
    Dilton Doiley
  25. 24. The Time of Your Life
    Chuck
  26. 25. Lesson in Learning
    Archie
  27. 26. Hot Dog's Pin Up
    Jughead
  28. 27. Substitute Suitor
    Jughead
  29. 28. The Moose Is Loose
    Big Moose
  30. 29. Loan Groan
    Jughead
  31. 30. The Second Guest
    Veronica
  32. 31. Let's Make Up
    Li'l Jinx
  33. 32. Dog Tired
    Archie
  34. 33. All That Glitters
    Li'l Jinx
  35. 34. Small Potatoes
    Jughead
  36. 35. Showdown
    Jughead
  37. 36. Hit Bit
    Archie
  38. 37. The Loner
    Jughead
  39. 38. Reacher Preacher
    Betty and Veronica
  40. 39. Mutt Rebut
    Hot Dog
  41. 40. Strange Change
    Jughead
  42. 41. Grass Sass
    Jughead
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