(May 1996)

Archie, 1977 Series
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Price
1.75 USD; 1.90 CAD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
6 times a year in Feb., May, June, Aug. Nov. and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
762816468541 10011
Editing
Nanci Dakesian; Victor Goelick
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 Parent (signed)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (signed)
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
For the 100th time!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Nathan Jones (Jughead's cousin)

Identical Opposites! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent; Bill Golliher
Pencils
Dan Parent; Bill Golliher
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Nathan Jones (Jughead's cousin); Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead's 'identical' cousin, Nathan, is ruining his reputation with girls.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story told in 2 parts of 6 pages each.

When reprinted in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #25, writing is credited to George Gladir.

Petal Pusher (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie sends flowers to Midge to try and get delivery boy Jughead in trouble.
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Conservation Consternation (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee gets stuck with Archie, Jughead and Hot Dog in the new car pool.
Reprints
Keywords
carpool

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #77, no credits listed in this digest.

Home Improvement (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Della; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge

Food Fright! (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead has nightmares about food.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Maybe it's a... no... it's a.. rats!
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
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Indexer Notes

Word search puzzle.

A Night To Forget (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Veronica Lodge; Pumpkin (Veronica's cat)
Synopsis
Betty winds up with her two young girl cousins and Pumpkin and Hot Dog occupying all the space in her bed.
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Help! (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie tries to be helpful to Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #67, no credits listed in this digest.

Dumb Chum! (Table of Contents: 9)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie says Midge is fixing sandwiches and Moose wants to know how they got busted.
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Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 10)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

[Painted Into a Corner] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead paints himself into a corner, so he paints a window to climb out of.
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Up Up and Away! (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead mixes some chemicals together with some ultra-light results.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Write In Your Own Punch Line / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jug, can I ask you advice on something?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie wants to know how to tell someone that he dented the fender on their car.

Indexer Notes

Last panel word balloon is blank so you can write in your own punch line.

Rhythm and Blues (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead helps Betty with the beat of a new song.
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Play Sway (Table of Contents: 15)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Mr. Mantle; Mrs. Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mrs. Mantle likes the Archies practicing at their house, because Mr. Mantle will then take her out to dinner.
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Spray Play (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Miss Grundy orders a lot of seltzer water.
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Canvas the Town (Table of Contents: 17)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead paints a copy of one of Mr. Lodge's paintings and thieves mistake it for the real painting.
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The Truth About Reggie's Roots (Table of Contents: 18)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
What Reggie says about his ancestors and what is the truth.
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All Rapped Up (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie spends the day rhyming his sentences.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #296, no credits listed in this digest.

Party Smarty (Table of Contents: 20)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose couldn't go to a party from seven to eleven because he is 16.

Math Wrath (Table of Contents: 21)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Moose can't figure out 3 x 3 and Dilton ask him what is 3 + 3 + 3 and Moose wants to solve his problem first.

Frame Game (Table of Contents: 22)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie is good at framing.

Can We Talk? (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Fred; Gabby (Fred's parrot); Forsythe Jones
Synopsis
Jughead tries to get Gabby to talk.
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Write & Wrong (Table of Contents: 24)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Rhino (Moose's little cousin)
Synopsis
Moose's cousin has learned how to write, but he cannot read.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing.

Time Will Tell (Table of Contents: 25)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Moose confuses a year in history with the current time on his watch.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the first printing.

Snow Way! (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Jellybean Jones (Jughead's little sister); Forsythe Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead loses track of his little sister while babysitting her.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["For the 100th time!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Identical Opposites!
    Jughead
  3. 2. Petal Pusher
    Jughead
  4. 3. Conservation Consternation
    Archie
  5. 4. Home Improvement
    Veronica
  6. 5. Food Fright!
    Jughead
  7. 6. ["Maybe it's a... no... it's a.. rats!"]
    Jughead
  8. 7. A Night To Forget
    Betty's Diary
  9. 8. Help!
    Archie
  10. 9. Dumb Chum!
    Moose
  11. 10. Statement of Ownership
  12. 11. [Painted Into a Corner]
    Dipsy Doodles
  13. 12. Up Up and Away!
    Jughead
  14. 13. ["Jug, can I ask you advice on something?"]
    Write In Your Own Punch Line
  15. 14. Rhythm and Blues
    Jughead
  16. 15. Play Sway
    Reggie
  17. 16. Spray Play
    Jughead
  18. 17. Canvas the Town
    Jughead
  19. 18. The Truth About Reggie's Roots
    Reggie
  20. 19. All Rapped Up
    Archie
  21. 20. Party Smarty
    Moose
  22. 21. Math Wrath
    Moose
  23. 22. Frame Game
    Reggie
  24. 23. Can We Talk?
    Jughead
  25. 24. Write & Wrong
    Moose
  26. 25. Time Will Tell
    Moose
  27. 26. Snow Way!
    Jughead
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