(July 2005)

Archie, 2005 Series
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Price
2.39 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
Published 9 times a year in Jan., Mar., Apr.,
On-sale Date
2005
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
071896468526
Editing
Nelson Ribeiro; Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tales from Riverdale / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, you have a great arm!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews

Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 1)

Tales from Riverdale / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Illustration introducing the first story.

Double Trouble! (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Adam Chisholm; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie promised both Betty that he'd be at her championship baseball game and Veronica that he'd help with a charity car wash. He ends up rushing back and forth between each of them.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

Lip Service (Table of Contents: 3)

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
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Greg calls Jinx for advice.
Reprints

Date Mate (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Wipe Gripe (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Star Bright (Table of Contents: 6)

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
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx learns astronomy.
Reprints

Auto-Biography (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Delgado (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie's car; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's car narrates its life story.
Reprints

Fortune Kookie (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Ethel Muggs; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis
A fortune teller tells Jughead that he'll win a huge supply of burgers, but only if he avoids his best friend for twenty-four hours.
Reprints

Brown Frown (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica asks for something that looks good in a plain brown jacket.
Reprints

Distraction Faction (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are distracted in class.
Reprints

Clown Princess (Table of Contents: 11)

Life With Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
A bump on the head gives Betty amnesia, and she winds up becoming a carnival clown. When Archie and Chuck look for her, they don't recognize her under the makeup.
Reprints
Keywords
amnesia; carnival; clown

Aid Charade (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Spoon Tune (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Chloe Cloaked (Table of Contents: 14)

Sabrina / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Gallagher
Pencils
Dave Manak
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
humor; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Chloe; Gem Stone; Repulsala (cameo); Skarnok (cameo); Uncle Quigley; Derek; Nancy; Sharon; Harvey; Aunt Zelda; Aunt Hilda
Reprints
Keywords
supernatural

Indexer Notes

Repulisa is footnoted as last appearing in Sabrina The Teenage Witch #32, where she sent Sabrina back in time to relive her adolescent years. House ads has this issue scheduled for shipping on November 1, 1999. Part one is pages 1-6; part 2 is pages 7-11

Ruff Responsibility (Table of Contents: 15)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Conversation Observation (Table of Contents: 16)

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
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Gigi; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx and Gigi spend a very silent afternoon together.
Reprints

Handy Dandy (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Please Take Note (Table of Contents: 18)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; non-fiction; teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Valerie
Synopsis
Valerie tells the other girls about the origin and history of the guitar and other musical instruments.
Reprints

It's Amazing (Table of Contents: 19)

Alan M. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Alexandra Cabot; Alan M.; Valerie; Alexander Cabot; Bozo (Alan's neighbor's dog)
Synopsis
Alexandra tries using a love potion on Alan M and a dog ends up falling in love with her instead.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original story feature is Josie.

The Flame Game (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
The singer's shtick is fire.
Reprints

Jayson's Return (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
Jayson (robot); Enon; Zog; Xol
Synopsis
A society of robots sends Jayson out to find lubricating oil, but he returns with the wrong kind.
Reprints
Keywords
aliens; castor oil; flying saucer; robots

The Discovery of Sleep! (Table of Contents: 22)

Mr. Weatherbee Presents Great Moments in History / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Bob White
Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee (host); Dr. Hatrack J. Mattress; Lemuel K. Action; Frank T. Everything; Clyde Diddit (mentioned)
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee recounts the story of how Hatrack J. Mattress, a shepherd, discovered sleep while counting his sheep jumping over his fence.
Reprints

In the Dark (Table of Contents: 23)

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 Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx turns on every light in the house so Santa Claus won't miss their house.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Sale Tale (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Al Nickerson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Vendor; Harriet Burble; Chuck Clayton; Waldo Weatherbee; Fred Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie is asked to respond to the questions by Mr. Vendor by holding up a sign with a happy face or a sad face.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty, you have a great arm!"]
    Tales from Riverdale
  2. 1. Double Trouble
    Tales from Riverdale
  3. 2. Double Trouble!
    Archie
  4. 3. Lip Service
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Date Mate
    Jughead
  6. 5. Wipe Gripe
    Jughead
  7. 6. Star Bright
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. Auto-Biography
    Archie & Friends
  9. 8. Fortune Kookie
    Jughead
  10. 9. Brown Frown
    Jughead
  11. 10. Distraction Faction
    Jughead
  12. 11. Clown Princess
    Life With Archie
  13. 12. Aid Charade
    Jughead
  14. 13. Spoon Tune
    Jughead
  15. 14. Chloe Cloaked
    Sabrina
  16. 15. Ruff Responsibility
    Veronica
  17. 16. Conversation Observation
    Li'l Jinx
  18. 17. Handy Dandy
    Reggie
  19. 18. Please Take Note
    Josie
  20. 19. It's Amazing
    Alan M.
  21. 20. The Flame Game
  22. 21. Jayson's Return
  23. 22. The Discovery of Sleep!
    Mr. Weatherbee Presents Great Moments in History
  24. 23. In the Dark
    Li'l Jinx
  25. 24. Sale Tale
    Archie
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