(September 1990)

Archie, 1985 Series
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Price
1.50 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
6 times a year in Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, and Nov
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
071896468571 44
Editing
Richard Goldwater; Victor Gorelick; Nanci Tsetsekas

Issue Notes

Indicia reads "Little Archie Digest Magazine", per Error Report #3032, by Dave Reeder.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dexter Taylor (signed)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How did Little Archie get so good at this game?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Veronica Lodge; Little Betty Cooper; Little Reggie Mantle (picture); Little Jughead Jones; Little Archie Andrews
Keywords
beach; swimsuits; volleyball

The Sea Serpent of Carson's Creek (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Reggie Orr
Colors
Barry Grossman; Nanci Tsetsekas; Gregg Suchow
Letters
Reggie Orr

Genre
children
Characters
Spotty; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Sammy Serpent; Little Dilton Doiley; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Scoop McGoop; Waldo Weatherbee; Hiram Lodge; Professor Flutesnoot; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Little Archie and Little Jughead find a sea serpent.
Reprints

A Home-Grown Gal (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

A Good Sign (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
children

Late Date (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Little Archie is late for supper.
Reprints

Ghost House (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
children

Fashion Time (Table of Contents: 6)

Little Betty and Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge
Reprints

A Ride to Doom (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Little Archie saves the day when the bus to the away baseball game gets stuck in a puddle.
Reprints

It's Only Money (Table of Contents: 8)

Little Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Jughead Jones; Little Archie Andrews; Little Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Little Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Little Jughead is avoiding Little Archie so he doesn't have to pay him the dollar he owes Little Archie.
Reprints

Movie Monsters (Table of Contents: 9)

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
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx is unimpressed by the monster movie she just saw.
Reprints

Get the Picture (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper

The Operation (Table of Contents: 11)

Little Jughead / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie; Little Veronica; Little Jughead; Little Reggie
Reprints

The Frog Farm (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Reggie Mantle; Mary Andrews; Elvis (frog)
Synopsis
Little Archie has no time for Ronnie's attempts to get him interested in dating and dancing; he wants to start a "frog farm" with Elvis the frog. But when he wrecks a go-kart after leaving Elvis as a deposit, it's Ronnie who buys the frog back for Little Archie. And after Little Archie gets Elvis back, he sees something that makes him think that boys might need girls after all.
Reprints

Out of Left Field (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Joe Edwards (signed)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx gets to play outfield but they really need a new pitcher.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

Mystery Menace (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

Genre
adventure; detective-mystery
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; un-named witch; un-named bird; un-named adults
Synopsis
There has been a rash of jewel thefts all over Riverdale, and the latest victim is Little Archie, who sees a bird fly off with the bracelet he bought Ronnie for her birthday. He and Betty follow the bird into Spook Woods and discover that the bird's master is a green-skinned witch, complete with pointed black hat.
Reprints

Hot 'n' Cold (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx is running away from home, until she hears the ice cream truck.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Laffs from Little Archie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our boat looks like it could use one more coat before we put it in the water!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Short gags with the Little Archie gang.
Reprints

Oh, Say Can You (Table of Contents: 17)

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; Gigi
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx describes Charley's attempt to sing the National Anthem.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All I said was that I thought I was good at paperwork!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Jughead Jones; Little Reggie Mantle
Reprints

Sum Gum (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones
Synopsis
When Little Archie loses a nickel down a sewer grate, Little Jughead helps him recover it.
Reprints

First Aid! (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Reprints

Mystery of the Lost Gold Mine (Table of Contents: 21)

Little Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
? [as Bill Y.]

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie; Jughead; Reggie; Veronica; Mr. Lodge; Hank (Mr. Lodge's Ranch hand); Indians; Ghost
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge takes the kids to his Ranch to look for gold. A ghost and Indians have different plans for them.
Reprints

Making the Scene! (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx
Reprints

Young Designer’s Club (Table of Contents: 23)

Little Betty and Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

One Stormy Cat (Table of Contents: 24)

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

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

Genre
children
Characters
Little Betty; Caramel; Spotty; Little Archie; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Little Archie and Spotty help Little Betty find her missing cat during a thunderstorm.
Reprints

Ludwig LaStanza’s Left Field Concerto (Table of Contents: 25)

Little Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Ludwig La Stanza; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Moose Mason; Fangs Fogarty; Scaley McSlither; Dud La Stanza; un-named kids
Synopsis
Aspiring conductor Ludwig La Stanza would rather listen to symphonies on the radio than play baseball, so the kids rig up a radio that he can listen to while playing the outfield.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last appearance of Ludwig La Stanza, Bolling's attempt to come up with a character similar to Schroeder from "Peanuts."

There’ll Be Some Changes Made (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

Ice Cream Team (Table of Contents: 27)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Little Reggie bets two kids they are twins.
Reprints
Keywords
triplets
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["How did Little Archie get so good at this game?"]
    Little Archie
  2. 1. The Sea Serpent of Carson's Creek
    Little Archie
  3. 2. A Home-Grown Gal
    Little Archie
  4. 3. A Good Sign
    Little Jughead
  5. 4. Late Date
    Little Archie
  6. 5. Ghost House
    Little Sabrina
  7. 6. Fashion Time
    Little Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. A Ride to Doom
    Little Archie
  9. 8. It's Only Money
    Little Jughead
  10. 9. Movie Monsters
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Get the Picture
    Little Archie
  12. 11. The Operation
    Little Jughead
  13. 12. The Frog Farm
    Little Archie
  14. 13. Out of Left Field
    Li'l Jinx
  15. 14. Mystery Menace
    Little Archie
  16. 15. Hot 'n' Cold
    Li'l Jinx
  17. 16. ["Our boat looks like it could use one more coat before we put it in the water!"]
    Laffs from Little Archie
  18. 17. Oh, Say Can You
    Li'l Jinx
  19. 18. ["All I said was that I thought I was good at paperwork!"]
    Little Archie Gag Bag
  20. 19. Sum Gum
    Little Archie
  21. 20. First Aid!
    Li'l Jinx
  22. 21. Mystery of the Lost Gold Mine
    Little Archie
  23. 22. Making the Scene!
    Li'l Jinx
  24. 23. Young Designer’s Club
    Little Betty and Veronica
  25. 24. One Stormy Cat
    Little Betty
  26. 25. Ludwig LaStanza’s Left Field Concerto
    Little Archie
  27. 26. There’ll Be Some Changes Made
    Little Jughead
  28. 27. Ice Cream Team
    Little Reggie
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