(1987)

Archie, 1975 Series
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Price
1.35 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
Published 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; Archie Comics 45th Anniversary
Barcode
027100069928 51
Editing
Victor Gorelick
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest size
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Girls, could you stop talking for 1/25th of a second?!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords
beach; swmisuits

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie #204.

Blind Date (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman; Nanci Dakesian; Ginny Sykora
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is Reggie Mantle--
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie ditches his blind date, so Archie decides to go out with her instead.

Sip Quip (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Samm Schwartz
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead tricks Reggie into letting him drink his soda.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from GCD index of reprint in Archie & Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #8.

Split Bit (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie runs from Reggie's bull.
Reprints

Print Hint! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Honest, Li'l Jinx! This is a picture of a stamp that is worth thousands of dollars!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Hap shows Li'l Jinx a picture of a rare misprinted stamp.
Reprints
Keywords
stamp collecting

That Old Bag (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm leaving now, Mom!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Pop Tate; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie absent-mindedly leaves behind the package he is carrying.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprint.

Money Mania (Table of Contents: 6)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge [Mr. Lodge]; Hermione Lodge [Mrs. Lodge]; Smithers; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Gaston
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge bets Veronica fifty dollars if one of her friends doesn't mention money for five minutes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer and inker credits from B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #236.

Slap Flap (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Cara
Synopsis
There is nothing going on between Archie and Cara.
Reprints

Loud and Clear (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Pop Tate gives Jughead three days to pay off his credit.
Reprints

Fencey Work! (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie fixes a misspelled word on a fence and got an unexpected response.

Chick Kick (Table of Contents: 10)

Big Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie tells Moose that he should have his picture taken with lots of "chicks" to make Midge jealous. Unfortunately Moose mis-understands.
Reprints

Traveling On (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie 1 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited) [as B. Grossman]
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited) [as Bill Y.]

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie 1; Jughead 1; Betty 1; Veronica 1; Reggie 1
Synopsis
Archie thinks it's time to move on to another location.
Reprints

Streak of Modesty (Table of Contents: 12)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty is mortified when she comes downstairs dressed only in a bath towel and finds Archie waiting for her.
Reprints

Skate Strait (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited) [as Bill Y.]

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper; Smithers; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie goes ice skating for the first time.
Reprints
Keywords
ice skating

Hang Up! (Table of Contents: 14)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse; Mort
Synopsis
Seeing Mort in despair because he never wins any contests, Charley decides to play a mean prank on him.
Reprints

Quit Fit (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead quits skateboarding.
Reprints
Keywords
skateboard

Indexer Notes

Wordless story.

The Shell Game (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We had a great morning crabbing, Arch!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie takes the crabs he caught to Veronica's father, with disastrous results.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #4.

Rescue Mission (Table of Contents: 17)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley [Dilton Doily]; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Dilton creates a rescue machine out of a cannon designed to replace lifeguards at the beach.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer/Artist credits from the reprint in Archie's Funhouse Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #7.

About Face (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Archie is at the Lodge Mansion, picking up some papers to deliver for Mr. Lodge. But Veronica keeps throwing him out before he can pick up the papers.
Reprints

Some You Win (Table of Contents: 19)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Valerie; Melody
Synopsis
The beach-bums decide to hold a contest to see who is the most worthy of them to date Melody.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #239.

Down on the Farm (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jim DeCarlo ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie and Veronica heckle the idea that Jughead could be a successful farmer.
Reprints

Beauty Duty (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie & the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie is in a bind when he's a judge at a beach beauty contest and everyone wants to win.
Reprints

Peachy Keen (Table of Contents: 22)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie criticizes Betty for being too nice to solicitors and salesmen.
Reprints

Car Care (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Instead of a spare tire, you should carry a spare horse!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead push Archie's stalled jalopy around.

List Twist (Table of Contents: 24)

Big Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm going to ask Moose to get a few items for our party!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Betty gives Moose a list of items to get at the party store.
Reprints

The World of Jughead (Table of Contents: 25)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you guys move over a little to the right?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Three two-panel gags featuring Jughead and his antics.

Bowl Brummel (Table of Contents: 26)

Chuck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Nancy thinks Chuck looks like a slob when he shows up for their date.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No credits in this issue. Credits from a later reprint.

Please Be Patient (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica practice first aid on Archie.
Reprints

Lover Boy (Table of Contents: 28)

Big Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Moose is tongue-tied around Midge.
Reprints

Stunt Stint (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Harry Lucey
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie tries one stunt after another to attract the attention of a pretty girl on the beach.
Reprints
Keywords
Frisbee; sand surfing

Indexer Notes

Credits changed to match the printed credits in Archie Double Digest #230.

Slip Quip (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie gets his pants dry cleaned.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Girls, could you stop talking for 1/25th of a second?!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Blind Date
    Archie
  3. 2. Sip Quip
    Jughead
  4. 3. Split Bit
    Archie
  5. 4. Print Hint!
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. That Old Bag
    Archie
  7. 6. Money Mania
    Veronica
  8. 7. Slap Flap
    Archie
  9. 8. Loud and Clear
    Jughead
  10. 9. Fencey Work!
    Archie
  11. 10. Chick Kick
    Big Moose
  12. 11. Traveling On
    Archie 1
  13. 12. Streak of Modesty
    Betty
  14. 13. Skate Strait
    Archie
  15. 14. Hang Up!
    Li'l Jinx
  16. 15. Quit Fit
    Jughead
  17. 16. The Shell Game
    Archie
  18. 17. Rescue Mission
    Dilton
  19. 18. About Face
    Archie
  20. 19. Some You Win
    Josie
  21. 20. Down on the Farm
    Jughead
  22. 21. Beauty Duty
    Archie & the Gang
  23. 22. Peachy Keen
    Betty
  24. 23. Car Care
    Archie
  25. 24. List Twist
    Big Moose
  26. 25. The World of Jughead
  27. 26. Bowl Brummel
    Chuck
  28. 27. Please Be Patient
    Archie
  29. 28. Lover Boy
    Big Moose
  30. 29. Stunt Stint
    Archie
  31. 30. Slip Quip
    Archie
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