(1984)

Archie, 1979 Series
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Price
1.00 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
twice a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
0271000691015
Editing
?
Color
full color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dexter Taylor (signed)
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Sabrina (inset)
Keywords
horseshoes; picture window

Happy Day (Table of Contents: 1)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor ?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle
Keywords
waterskiing

Help Wanted! (Table of Contents: 2)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

Pop and the Popcorn (Table of Contents: 3)

Little Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
humor
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Spotty
Synopsis
Fred makes himself some popcorn, but everybody else gets to it first.
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The Outlaw of Wild Horse Valley (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor ?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Betty Cooper; Little Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge brings the kids to a ranch where they encounter Outlaw, a wild horse that that has been causing trouble, but when Outlaw saves Veronica's life he is forgiven.
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Keywords
horses

A Wand for Cinderfeller (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Picnic Puzzle (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Eyes Have It! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

The Age of Youth (Table of Contents: 8)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor ?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
children
Characters
Little Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Little Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Aunt Hilda creates a magic brew to keep her young.
Reprints

Party Smarty (Table of Contents: 9)

Little Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

The Only One for Me... (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx and her friend Greg take a trip to the library, marveling at the thousands of books available - then end up fighting over the same book, each claiming that they saw it first.
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Indexer Notes

Greg's name is never mentioned in this story, but he looks pretty much the same here as he does in other stories where his name is mentioned.

The Monster of Camp Wigwam (Table of Contents: 11)

Little Archie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

It’s an Art (Table of Contents: 12)

Little Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Trick and Treat (Table of Contents: 13)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling ?
Pencils
Bob Bolling ?; Dexter Gordon ?
Inks
Bob Bolling ?; Dexter Gordon ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Party Girl (Table of Contents: 14)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

The Big Catch (Table of Contents: 15)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Reprints

A Story About Books (Table of Contents: 16)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

Teeth Feat (Table of Contents: 17)

Li’l Jinx’s Pal Fat Charley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li’l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Reprints

Monster of the Deep (Table of Contents: 18)

Little Archie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor ?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Marriageable Miss (Table of Contents: 19)

Little Archie's Friend Betty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Caramel (Betty's cat); Little Archie Andrews
Synopsis
After Little Betty mentions that she'd like to marry Little Archie, her mom decides to teach her the various chores involved with keeping the house clean. As Little Betty is in the middle of scrubbing dishes, Little Archie walks towards the house and says hi to her. Little Betty responds by throwing the scrub brush at him and saying that she doesn't ever want to marry him.
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Indexer Notes

No credits provided for this story. Credits given based on information from the following articles:
http://www.comicbookresources.com/columns/oddball/index.cgi?date=2002-07-22
http://www.comicbookresources.com/columns/oddball/index.cgi?date=2004-02-16
http://www.comicbookresources.com/columns/oddball/index.cgi?date=2004-02-17
and Who's Who Project used for confirmation.

A Sweet Sight (Table of Contents: 20)

Li’l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li’l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Reprints

The News Lady (Table of Contents: 21)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Little Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Little Archie Andrews; Fangs Fogerty; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Aunt Hilda gets a part-time job.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last page of story has various puzzles to solve.

High Pockets (Table of Contents: 22)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Little Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Little Veronica's pocketbook won't hold all her things, Little Archie is forced to carry them in his pockets while they go to the dance.
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The Magic Man (Table of Contents: 23)

Little Archie's Rival Little Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Help Wanted (Table of Contents: 24)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Reprints

Date Bait (Table of Contents: 25)

Little Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Little Archie asks Little Betty on a date to the beach.
Reprints

Rain Rumpus (Table of Contents: 26)

Little Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Unnamed friend
Synopsis
On his way home, Mr. Andrews notices a storm coming up fast, and runs to his son's clubhouse for shelter. He encourages the boys to stay put so they don't get soaked, but they all run as soon as they hear that rain is coming. The boys take shelter under a nearby tree, while Mr. Andrews ends up getting soaked in the leaky clubhouse, which he soon learns that the boys built themselves.
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Indexer Notes

No credits provided for this story. Credits given based on information from the following articles:
http://www.comicbookresources.com/columns/oddball/index.cgi?date=2002-07-22
http://www.comicbookresources.com/columns/oddball/index.cgi?date=2004-02-16
http://www.comicbookresources.com/columns/oddball/index.cgi?date=2004-02-17
and Who's Who Project used for confirmation.

The One and Only (Table of Contents: 27)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Reprints

The Big Scare (Table of Contents: 28)

Little Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
humor
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Ambrose Pipps; Little Betty Cooper; Evelyn Evernever; Little Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Little Moose Mason; un-named policeman
Synopsis
Little Archie says he saw a "big ol' butterfly" at the creek, which leads to a series of escalating rumors.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Cartoon Fun with Little Archie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You got a black eye from overeating?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
Keywords
Panel cartoon

Indexer Notes

Several single-panel cartoons

The Bore of the Crowd (Table of Contents: 30)

Li'l Jinx's Pal Mort the Worry Wart / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Mort; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Mort's biggest problem is he bores other people.
Reprints

The Hunters (Table of Contents: 31)

Little Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling (signed)
Inks
Bob Bolling (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bob Bolling

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Spotty; Caramel
Synopsis
A mouse is chased by Caramel, who is chased by Spotty, who is chased by Little Archie. And someone else chases them all away.
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Indexer Notes

An early example of one of Bolling's favorite layout methods: long, page-wide panels stacked directly on top of each other with no separation.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie
  2. 1. Happy Day
    Little Archie
  3. 2. Help Wanted!
    Little Archie
  4. 3. Pop and the Popcorn
    Little Archie
  5. 4. The Outlaw of Wild Horse Valley
    Little Archie
  6. 5. A Wand for Cinderfeller
    Little Sabrina
  7. 6. Picnic Puzzle
  8. 7. The Eyes Have It!
    Li’l Jinx
  9. 8. The Age of Youth
    Little Sabrina
  10. 9. Party Smarty
    Little Jughead
  11. 10. The Only One for Me...
    Li'l Jinx
  12. 11. The Monster of Camp Wigwam
    Little Archie
  13. 12. It’s an Art
    Little Archie
  14. 13. Trick and Treat
    Little Archie
  15. 14. Party Girl
    Little Sabrina
  16. 15. The Big Catch
    Mr. Lodge
  17. 16. A Story About Books
    Little Sabrina
  18. 17. Teeth Feat
    Li’l Jinx’s Pal Fat Charley
  19. 18. Monster of the Deep
    Little Archie
  20. 19. Marriageable Miss
    Little Archie's Friend Betty
  21. 20. A Sweet Sight
    Li’l Jinx
  22. 21. The News Lady
    Little Sabrina
  23. 22. High Pockets
    Little Archie
  24. 23. The Magic Man
    Little Archie's Rival Little Reggie
  25. 24. Help Wanted
    Little Sabrina
  26. 25. Date Bait
    Little Archie
  27. 26. Rain Rumpus
    Little Archie
  28. 27. The One and Only
    Li'l Jinx
  29. 28. The Big Scare
    Little Archie
  30. 29. ["You got a black eye from overeating?"]
    Cartoon Fun with Little Archie
  31. 30. The Bore of the Crowd
    Li'l Jinx's Pal Mort the Worry Wart
  32. 31. The Hunters
    Little Archie
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