(May 1977)

Archie, 1968 Series
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Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
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 Series [vertical]
Barcode
0271000698105
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
Midge gets the bumps!
Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump

Gab Jab (Table of Contents: 1)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie would rather talk to his reflection than to the rest of the gang.

Plate Plight (Table of Contents: 2)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie has a suggestion for a personalized license plate for Archie.

Mail Travail (Table of Contents: 3)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Hospital patient Reggie wishes he would get more mail.

Smear Sphere (Table of Contents: 4)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie objects to Archie's tactics in their campaign for school president.

Plant Scant (Table of Contents: 5)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When Reggie talks to a plant he doesn't get the expected result.

Wit Bit (Table of Contents: 6)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose eventually realizes that Reggie has insulted him.
Reprints

Ting-a-Ling Sting (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is concerned that the girls haven't been phoning him lately.
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Prize Rise (Table of Contents: 8)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie is giving out prizes for the most attractive girls at his party.
Reprints

Grand Stand (Table of Contents: 9)

Fat Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Charley was unimpressed by his trip to the Grand Canyon.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Reggie's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Bob Montana ?
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Bob Montana ?
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Bob Montana ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hear you have a mate for your parrot...and they're real lovebirds!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead compares Archie's relationship with Veronica to his parrot's love for a seagull.

Indexer Notes

A reprinted Archie newspaper strip, with color added.

The bottom .25 page is the statement of ownership, management and circulation.

Diet Riot (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie exchange nutrition-related insults.
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Date Strait (Table of Contents: 12)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie introduces Archie to the blind date he has selected for him.
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Pair Affair (Table of Contents: 13)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica wants to fix Reggie up with a girl who is just like him.
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Bright Night (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Gladys
Synopsis
Reggie's date's dad works in a movie studio.
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Praise Haze (Table of Contents: 15)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie has nothing good to say about Archie.
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Mail Tale (Table of Contents: 16)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie asks Jughead for a favor.

In a Vain Vein (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Detention isn't much of a punishment for Reggie.

Lark Remark (Table of Contents: 18)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Nancy Woods; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie's return to Veronica's party prompts an insult from Reggie.

Date Trait (Table of Contents: 19)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie and Archie find Jughead's little black book.

Think Signs (Table of Contents: 20)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Coach Kleats; Waldo Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
anagrams

Derision Decision (Table of Contents: 21)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie arrives at a ski resort and is disappointed to find Reggie there.

You Know You're a Super Bore If-- (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Four panels, each with a different completion of the sentence begun in the title.
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White Plight (Table of Contents: 23)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Dilton and Reggie discuss snow blindness, with Archie as an example.

Test Zest (Table of Contents: 24)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie explains how he got an F on the test.

Date Trait (Table of Contents: 25)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Ramona
Synopsis
Reggie explains himself to Ramona.

Player Dismayer (Table of Contents: 26)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge pays Archie what seems to be a compliment, but Reggie interprets it differently.

"In" Din (Table of Contents: 27)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie claims to be "in."
Reprints

Archie Club News (Table of Contents: 28)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters from Felleen Bassie (1st prize) and Michael Toth (2nd prize), plus details on joining the Archie Club.

Sum Fun (Table of Contents: 29)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Moose catches Reggie and Midge together, but Reggie contrives a getaway.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script and pencils are credited in reprint appearance.

Femme Gem (Table of Contents: 30)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Cora
Synopsis
Archie arranges a blind date for Reggie.

Penny Patter (Table of Contents: 31)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie tries to get Archie to repay a loan.
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Back Attack (Table of Contents: 32)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Ethel is trying out for the basketball team.
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Keywords
basketball

Reggie Pin Up (Table of Contents: 33)

Reggie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead isn't telling Reggie that the "joker" he's supposed to wrestle for $50 is an alligator at the circus.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Midge gets the bumps!"]
    Reggie
  2. 1. Gab Jab
    Reggie
  3. 2. Plate Plight
    Reggie
  4. 3. Mail Travail
    Reggie
  5. 4. Smear Sphere
    Reggie
  6. 5. Plant Scant
    Reggie
  7. 6. Wit Bit
    Reggie
  8. 7. Ting-a-Ling Sting
    Reggie
  9. 8. Prize Rise
    Reggie
  10. 9. Grand Stand
    Fat Charley
  11. 10. ["I hear you have a mate for your parrot...and they're real lovebirds!"]
    Reggie's Gag Bag
  12. 11. Diet Riot
    Reggie
  13. 12. Date Strait
    Reggie
  14. 13. Pair Affair
    Reggie
  15. 14. Bright Night
    Reggie
  16. 15. Praise Haze
    Reggie
  17. 16. Mail Tale
    Reggie
  18. 17. In a Vain Vein
    Reggie
  19. 18. Lark Remark
    Reggie
  20. 19. Date Trait
    Reggie
  21. 20. Think Signs
  22. 21. Derision Decision
    Reggie
  23. 22. You Know You're a Super Bore If--
    Reggie Says
  24. 23. White Plight
    Reggie
  25. 24. Test Zest
    Reggie
  26. 25. Date Trait
    Reggie
  27. 26. Player Dismayer
    Reggie
  28. 27. "In" Din
    Reggie
  29. 28. Archie Club News
  30. 29. Sum Fun
    Reggie
  31. 30. Femme Gem
    Reggie
  32. 31. Penny Patter
    Reggie
  33. 32. Back Attack
    Reggie
  34. 33. Reggie Pin Up
    Reggie
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