(May 1973)

Archie, 1968 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
4 times a year in Jan., May, Aug. and Oct.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #5-28)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Reggie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You are what you eat!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

Hit Fit (Table of Contents: 1)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie runs into Moose while skiing.

Grant Rant (Table of Contents: 2)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Conrad; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Conrad is a bigger moocher than Jughead.

Flash Bash (Table of Contents: 3)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie has an idea to enhance skiing at night.

Spade Aid (Table of Contents: 4)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Playing a football game in a snowstorm, Reggie comes up with a plan to win on the final play of the game.
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Light Delight (Table of Contents: 5)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie shops for a new 1973 model snowmobile.

Now Hair This (Table of Contents: 6)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie sees a doctor because he's afraid he's losing his hair.
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Seer Smear (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead is telling fortunes for a dollar.

Yak Pack (Table of Contents: 8)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Gladys; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie gets impatient with Gladys, who's talking on the pay phone.

Prize Protest (Table of Contents: 9)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Rapper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Rapper is protesting against his correspondence school.

Flap Rap (Table of Contents: 10)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie is upset that Mr. Lodge offered him money to stay away from his house.

Ask Task (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie tries to get Moose to help shovel snow.

Loud Crowd (Table of Contents: 12)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie is running a student council meeting.
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Blunt Stunt (Table of Contents: 13)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
A girl admires Archie and Reggie's snowmobiles.

Pay Dismay (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
At Pop Tate's, Betty and Veronica discuss the plight of women, and Reggie makes a joke.

Borrow Sorrow (Table of Contents: 15)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie wonders why Moose always comes to him when he needs to borrow money.

Yak Crack (Table of Contents: 16)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Karen; Reggie
Synopsis
On the ski slope, Karen complains that all Reggie does is talk about himself.

Nibble Quibble (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie tells Veronica what it's like to share a ski cabin with Jughead.

Cad Lad (Table of Contents: 18)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Playing ice hockey, Reggie gets penalized while already in the penalty box.

Around the World With Reggie (Table of Contents: 19)

Reggie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Two- and three-panel gags featuring Reggie in Switzerland, Mexico, Spain, and Italy.

Trust Bust (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Jinx loves her smiley-face balloon--a little too much.

A Fine Example (Table of Contents: 21)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Miss Grundy teaches about ants.
Reprints

Alert Flirt (Table of Contents: 22)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
When the girl Reggie has whistled at turns around he sees that she's homely, so he pretends that it was Archie who whistled.

Rap Flap (Table of Contents: 23)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie listens to a tape recording of himself paying himself compliments.
Reprints

Even Steven (Table of Contents: 24)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Moose punches Reggie for something he hasn't done yet.

Play Plight (Table of Contents: 25)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie and Betty watch Archie play Hamlet.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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Synopsis
Letters from Patricia Lucas (1st prize), Becky Davis (2nd prize), Sheryl Holland (3rd prize), and Scott Lelling (4th prize), plus instructions for joining the Archie Club.

Bell Toll (Table of Contents: 27)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
On the ski slope, Reggie and Veronica discuss something that Archie had said.

Down to Earth! (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Hap Holiday; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Hap gets some annoying phone calls that apparently were meant for Jinx.

Leery Query (Table of Contents: 29)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Gwen
Synopsis
Reggie tries to impress Gwen by getting down on his knees.

Three's a Crowd (Table of Contents: 30)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Gwen; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Gwen's dad is suspicious of Reggie.

Dim Dome (Table of Contents: 31)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica repeats something Dilton said to her about the amount of brain power most of us use, which prompts Reggie to make a crack about Archie.

Borrow Sorrow (Table of Contents: 32)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie thinks he's going to get back all the money Jughead has ever borrowed from him.

Seat Treat (Table of Contents: 33)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Nancy
Synopsis
Reggie wants to watch "Laff Riot," while Nancy wants to watch "Lovely Lucy;" Reggie comes up with a way to do both and still hold hands.
Reprints

Paper Caper (Table of Contents: 34)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Mrs. Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie informs his mother that he's hired Archie and Jughead to wallpaper the house for a fraction of what it would normally cost.
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Sock Yock or "I Made a Big Hit Tonight" (Table of Contents: 35)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Gus Lemoine
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Watching Moose win a boxing match, Archie worries about his upcoming bout with him.
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Slumber Number (Table of Contents: 36)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Sharing a ski cabin with Reggie, Moose can't sleep.

Play Plight (Table of Contents: 37)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
At football practice, Coach quizzes the quarterbacks.
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Prize Princess (Table of Contents: 38)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hans; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
On the ski slope, Hans tells Reggie the local legend of the Princess Snow Queen.

The Waiting Game (Table of Contents: 39)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Geri
Synopsis
Reggie gets tired of waiting for his girlfriend to stop watching television.

Sale Tale (Table of Contents: 40)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie has a part-time job selling winter sports wear.

Picture Stricture (Table of Contents: 41)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie demonstrates his new television.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["You are what you eat!"]
    Reggie
  2. 1. Hit Fit
    Reggie
  3. 2. Grant Rant
    Reggie
  4. 3. Flash Bash
    Reggie
  5. 4. Spade Aid
    Reggie
  6. 5. Light Delight
    Reggie
  7. 6. Now Hair This
    Reggie
  8. 7. Seer Smear
    Reggie
  9. 8. Yak Pack
    Reggie
  10. 9. Prize Protest
    Reggie
  11. 10. Flap Rap
    Reggie
  12. 11. Ask Task
    Reggie
  13. 12. Loud Crowd
    Reggie
  14. 13. Blunt Stunt
    Reggie
  15. 14. Pay Dismay
    Reggie
  16. 15. Borrow Sorrow
    Reggie
  17. 16. Yak Crack
    Reggie
  18. 17. Nibble Quibble
    Reggie
  19. 18. Cad Lad
    Reggie
  20. 19. Around the World With Reggie
    Reggie
  21. 20. Trust Bust
    Li'l Jinx
  22. 21. A Fine Example
    Reggie
  23. 22. Alert Flirt
    Reggie
  24. 23. Rap Flap
    Reggie
  25. 24. Even Steven
    Reggie
  26. 25. Play Plight
    Reggie
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  28. 27. Bell Toll
    Reggie
  29. 28. Down to Earth!
    Li'l Jinx
  30. 29. Leery Query
    Reggie
  31. 30. Three's a Crowd
    Reggie
  32. 31. Dim Dome
    Reggie
  33. 32. Borrow Sorrow
    Reggie
  34. 33. Seat Treat
    Reggie
  35. 34. Paper Caper
    Reggie
  36. 35. Sock Yock or "I Made a Big Hit Tonight"
    Reggie
  37. 36. Slumber Number
    Reggie
  38. 37. Play Plight
    Reggie
  39. 38. Prize Princess
    Reggie
  40. 39. The Waiting Game
    Reggie
  41. 40. Sale Tale
    Reggie
  42. 41. Picture Stricture
    Reggie
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