(November 1988)

Archie, 1985 Series
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Price
1.35 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
076956145478 33
Color
color
Dimensions
standard US digest size
Paper Stock
glossy cardstock cover; newsprint interior
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
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Guess who joined the school band, Mr. Weatherbee?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Veronica Lodge; Little Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Little Jughead Jones

Younger 'n' Younger! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman; Nanci Dakesian; Gregg Suchow
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre
teen
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Spotty; Little Jughead Jones; Little Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Little Archie dreams that both his parents are children.
Reprints
Keywords
aerobic exercise; dream

The Armed Farces (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling (signed)
Inks
Bob Bolling (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bob Bolling

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The kids are playing army, and when the girls ask General Little Archie for a chance to prove they can march in a straight line just as good as boys, he plots a course that will force Betty to march right into a puddle.
Reprints

On His Level (Table of Contents: 3)

Shrimpy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Harold
Pencils
Joe Harold
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Shrimpy; Daphne
Reprints

TV Or Not TV (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Archie's Rival, Little Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Little Reggie; Little Archie; Little Jughead; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
A cable TV channel is filming a documentary about the school and Reggie is determined to get into as many shots as he can.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits confirmed against the credits from Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #238.

A Good Scare (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Sabrina; Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Sabrina conjures up a very realistic 3-D movie for the boys, including a monster who comes out of the movie and carries Reggie away.
Reprints

Checked Off! (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx and Greg play checkers.
Reprints

The King of the Coupons (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Eric Lee
Letters
? [as Saburo Y]

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Little Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Pop Tate is needing help and Little Archie has a plan to get him customers with coupons.
Reprints

Taking the Prize (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor; children

The Cover Up (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Little Archie and Reggie try to follow Jughead's advice on how to avoid getting into trouble.
Reprints

Sweet Talk! (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; Hap Holliday
Reprints

Sneak, Squeak and Creek (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; un-named thief; un-named policemen
Synopsis
While Spotty is at the vet's recovering from an infection, the only thing remaining to warn the Andrews family of an attempted car theft is a little squeak from the rusty garage door. As the thief drives away with their car, Little Archie hops on his bike and tries to catch the crook himself.
Reprints

The Play's the Thing (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Little Sabrina Spellman; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Dilton Doiley; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Synopsis
Sabrina gets kids to help with her play of "Hansel and Gretel" by tempting them with a real candy house.
Reprints
Keywords
school play

A Burst of Freedom (Table of Contents: 13)

Shrimpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Synopsis
Shrimpy's friend's balloon gets loose and bursts against a tree. She says it was a "case of too much freedom!"
Reprints
Keywords
balloon; philosophy

A Sport Record (Table of Contents: 14)

Shrimpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Shrimpy; Daphne
Synopsis
Shrimpy wants to borrow one of Daphne's records. Daphne thinks he's developing an appreciation of music, but Shrimpy just want to use it to replace his broken ping pong paddle.
Reprints
Keywords
music; ping pong; record

Indexer Notes

The blonde girl with the short hair is called Daphne in this story.

A Pizza for Montgomery! (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

The Sport of Danger (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Betty Cooper; Little Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
While scuba diving with Mr. Lodge, the kids find pirate treasure.
Reprints
Keywords
scuba diving

You Can Bank On It! (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Li’l Jinx goes through the neighborhood looking for soda bottles to redeem for the deposit.
Reprints

The Pen Pal (Table of Contents: 18)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Little Veronica; Little Betty; Little Archie; Little Jughead
Synopsis
Little Betty and Little Veronica write to a pen pal exchange to meet new boys. Little Archie gets involved.
Reprints
Keywords
pen pal

The Fate of the Nine O’Clock Express (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

Snakes Alive (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

A Party for Ghosts (Table of Contents: 21)

Little Betty and Veronica / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Ambrose; Evelyn Evernever
Synopsis
Little Veronica throws a Halloween party and Little Reggie decides to scare the girls by dressing up as a monster.
Reprints
Keywords
Halloween

Weather or Not (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx and Greg have been told to save their money for a rainy day. Now that it's raining, they want to spend.
Reprints
Keywords
piggy bank; rain

Halloween Fun (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Reprints

Hiding Out (Table of Contents: 24)

Fangs Fogarty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

The Paint Pot (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Ambrose; Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Little Ambrose spills the paint.
Reprints
Keywords
pantomime

Just My Friends (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Guess who joined the school band, Mr. Weatherbee?"]
    Little Archie
  2. 1. Younger 'n' Younger!
    Little Archie
  3. 2. The Armed Farces
    Little Archie
  4. 3. On His Level
    Shrimpy
  5. 4. TV Or Not TV
    Little Archie's Rival, Little Reggie
  6. 5. A Good Scare
    Little Sabrina
  7. 6. Checked Off!
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. The King of the Coupons
    Little Archie
  9. 8. Taking the Prize
    Little Archie
  10. 9. The Cover Up
    Little Archie
  11. 10. Sweet Talk!
    Li'l Jinx
  12. 11. Sneak, Squeak and Creek
    Little Archie
  13. 12. The Play's the Thing
    Little Sabrina
  14. 13. A Burst of Freedom
    Shrimpy
  15. 14. A Sport Record
    Shrimpy
  16. 15. A Pizza for Montgomery!
    Little Archie
  17. 16. The Sport of Danger
    Little Archie
  18. 17. You Can Bank On It!
    Li'l Jinx
  19. 18. The Pen Pal
    Little Archie
  20. 19. The Fate of the Nine O’Clock Express
    Little Archie
  21. 20. Snakes Alive
    Little Archie
  22. 21. A Party for Ghosts
    Little Betty and Veronica
  23. 22. Weather or Not
    Li'l Jinx
  24. 23. Halloween Fun
    Little Sabrina
  25. 24. Hiding Out
    Fangs Fogarty
  26. 25. The Paint Pot
    Little Ambrose
  27. 26. Just My Friends
    Little Archie
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