(August 1987)

Archie, 1977 Series
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Price
1.35 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; Archie Comics 45th Anniversary
Barcode
027100069096 46
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Indicia title is "The Jughead Jones Comics Digest Magazine."

Indicia has both US and Canadian prices.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Juggie, you're so romantic when you dance cheek-to-cheek!!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Josie and the Pussycats
Keywords
buffet; dance

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Jughead #214

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

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

Camp Code (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman; Nanci Dakesian; Ginny Sykora
Letters
Samm Schwartz ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis
Jughead is at Camp Mudlake and his cabinmates feel they can just take his stuff because of the code of the camp.
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Keywords
summer camp

String Fling (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is admiring the string bikinis on the girls.
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Over Soon (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead wonders how long the heat wave will last.
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[Striped Chips Ahoy] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Volley Folly (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The boys are too busy playing volleyball to notice the girls.
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Mini Mania (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Minny
Synopsis
Reggie wishes he could date a mini.
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Stiff Whiff (Table of Contents: 8)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica shows Reggie the barn where the gang has its theater.
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[Pineapple Stickers] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ample Sample (Table of Contents: 10)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Dan Decarlo ?
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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mr. Hoskins; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
To keep Archie from his date with Veronica, Betty keeps giving Archie samples of frozen yogurt.
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Ever Clever (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The gorgeous lifeguard ignores Archie while she's working.
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Luck Struck (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mike; Chumley; John
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go camping and Jughead brings his good luck charm which seems to be giving them bad luck.
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[Prizes or Cash] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Splitting Hairs (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel
Synopsis
Betty thinks Ethel has a date.
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Wit Bit (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead spots someone he doesn't have to see for six months.
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Shake Sake (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mrs. Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead was supposed to shake his medicine before he took it.
Reprints

[Archie Fan Club] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Oil's Well (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
One of Mr. Lodge's oil tankers caused an oil spill.
Reprints

Chase Case (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis
It's cleaning time in the Jones house.

Rest Zest (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Hot Dog always knows what Jughead is going to do.

[Betty & Veronica Double Digest Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

Card Sense (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Veronica is into fortune telling with cards.
Reprints

Someone You Can Count On (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge wants to get his yacht out of mothballs.
Reprints

Get the Point (Table of Contents: 24)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Midge
Synopsis
Jughead tries to show Archie and Reggie that Hot Dog can do tricks.
Reprints

[Musicade] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Archie's Double Digest] (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

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

[Archie's Annual Digest #1] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

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

That's the Way the Yo-yo Bounces! (Table of Contents: 28)

Li'l Jinx's Pal Mort the Worry Wart / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Mort; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Mort wishes he could do something better than Charley.
Reprints

Chase Pace (Table of Contents: 29)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Midge; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie plans to spend the day at the beach with Midge, but Moose keeps turning up.
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Request Jest (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie laughs at a guy who would do anything for a girl.
Reprints

Well Belle (Table of Contents: 31)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica finds a wishing well and wishes there was a boy around.
Reprints

Teeny Bikini (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie hasn't seen the new string bikinis.
Reprints

Stopper Topper (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The skating instructor tells of an easy way to stop.

Even Steven (Table of Contents: 34)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
At first, the girls resented making the boys supper.

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

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Ship Mates (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie and Mr. Weatherbee go fishing.
Reprints

Isn't it Swell (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Everyone goes off to be alone with their thoughts.
Reprints

A Shady Decision (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Ethel; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead just want to sit in the shade of a tree.
Reprints

[Checklist] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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

Take It Off (Table of Contents: 40)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica wants a totally unique swimsuit.
Reprints

Something Special (Table of Contents: 41)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Claudia; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie goes to the beach to meet Veronica, and ends up annoying Claudia.
Reprints

Down and Out! (Table of Contents: 42)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Charley Hawse; Gigi
Synopsis
Charley does a special dive for Gigi.
Reprints

Cry-sis (Table of Contents: 43)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead wants a dollar for a poor guy crying.
Reprints

Load Ode (Table of Contents: 44)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel; Jughead
Synopsis
Ethel needs Jughead's help carrying donuts.
Reprints

[Katy Keene Fan Club] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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

Block Yock (Table of Contents: 46)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Decarlo ?
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Laryngitis means that Archie has to be creative when expressing his appreciation for pretty girls.
Reprints

Court Escourt (Table of Contents: 47)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jeeves
Synopsis
Archie tries to help Veronica with her tennis practice, but she doesn't need him.
Reprints

Bird Word (Table of Contents: 48)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Hot Dog; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Hot Dog is a bird dog.
Reprints

Whim Vim (Table of Contents: 49)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Jones; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead can't hold on to his meager allowance.
Reprints

[Archie's Special Digest Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

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

Proper Dog Etiquette (Table of Contents: 51)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Hot Dog answers questions about dog etiquette.
Reprints

[Katy Keene Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

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

Cream Dream (Table of Contents: 53)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie makes $10 selling ice cream in just ten minutes and figures he could make $500 in a day.
Reprints

Howling Success (Table of Contents: 54)

Hot Dog / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead is upset that Hot Dog won't eat.
Reprints

Camp Scamp (Table of Contents: 55)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Dan Decarlo ?
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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie doesn't think he can report to work at Camp Wahoo.
Reprints

Job Jibe (Table of Contents: 56)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Dan Decarlo ?
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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is trying to get a job at the Shopalot super market.
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Boy Ploy (Table of Contents: 57)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ethel tries to find a boy at the lost and found.
Reprints

Walk Talk (Table of Contents: 58)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
Dilton asks Moose if he likes winding roads.
Reprints

[Discount Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 59) (Expand) /

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

Wait Fate (Table of Contents: 60)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead, Betty and Archie are going to see the American Freedom train.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You don't need drugs...
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Midge; Hot Dog

Indexer Notes

After page 2 of Wait Fate.

Switch Pitch (Table of Contents: 62)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Jones
Synopsis
Archie is enrolling in summer school.
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[Prizes or Cash] (Table of Contents: 63) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 64)

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

[Chocolate Fun for Everyone] (Table of Contents: 65) (Expand) /

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Juggie, you're so romantic when you dance cheek-to-cheek!!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Camp Code
    Jughead
  4. 3. String Fling
    Archie
  5. 4. Over Soon
    Archie
  6. 5. [Striped Chips Ahoy]
  7. 6. Volley Folly
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Mini Mania
    Reggie
  9. 8. Stiff Whiff
    Reggie
  10. 9. [Pineapple Stickers]
  11. 10. Ample Sample
    Betty
  12. 11. Ever Clever
    Archie
  13. 12. Luck Struck
    Archie
  14. 13. [Prizes or Cash]
  15. 14. Splitting Hairs
    Big Ethel
  16. 15. Wit Bit
    Jughead
  17. 16. Shake Sake
    Jughead
  18. 17. [Archie Fan Club]
  19. 18. Oil's Well
    Archie
  20. 19. Chase Case
    Jughead
  21. 20. Rest Zest
    Hot Dog
  22. 21. [Betty & Veronica Double Digest Subscription Offer]
  23. 22. Card Sense
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. Someone You Can Count On
    Jughead
  25. 24. Get the Point
    Hot Dog
  26. 25. [Musicade]
  27. 26. [Archie's Double Digest]
  28. 27. [Archie's Annual Digest #1]
  29. 28. That's the Way the Yo-yo Bounces!
    Li'l Jinx's Pal Mort the Worry Wart
  30. 29. Chase Pace
    Reggie
  31. 30. Request Jest
    Archie
  32. 31. Well Belle
    Veronica
  33. 32. Teeny Bikini
    Archie
  34. 33. Stopper Topper
    Jughead
  35. 34. Even Steven
    Jughead
  36. 35. [Tang]
  37. 36. Ship Mates
    Archie
  38. 37. Isn't it Swell
    Archie
  39. 38. A Shady Decision
    Archie
  40. 39. [Checklist]
  41. 40. Take It Off
    Betty and Veronica
  42. 41. Something Special
    Archie
  43. 42. Down and Out!
    Li'l Jinx's Chum Charley
  44. 43. Cry-sis
    Jughead
  45. 44. Load Ode
    Jughead
  46. 45. [Katy Keene Fan Club]
  47. 46. Block Yock
    Archie
  48. 47. Court Escourt
    Archie
  49. 48. Bird Word
    Jughead
  50. 49. Whim Vim
    Jughead
  51. 50. [Archie's Special Digest Subscription Offer]
  52. 51. Proper Dog Etiquette
  53. 52. [Katy Keene Subscription Offer]
  54. 53. Cream Dream
    Archie
  55. 54. Howling Success
    Hot Dog
  56. 55. Camp Scamp
    Archie
  57. 56. Job Jibe
    Archie
  58. 57. Boy Ploy
    Big Ethel
  59. 58. Walk Talk
    Big Moose
  60. 59. [Discount Subscription Offer]
  61. 60. Wait Fate
    Archie
  62. 61. ["You don't need drugs..."]
  63. 62. Switch Pitch
    Jughead
  64. 63. [Prizes or Cash]
  65. 64. [no title indexed]
  66. 65. [Chocolate Fun for Everyone]
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