(May 1976)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard US digest size
Paper Stock:
glossy cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[Hobby Show] (Table of Contents)

Jughead with Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Li'l Jinx; Moose; Mr. Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from either Archie's Pal Jughead #10 or Archie's Joke Book Magazine #51

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Cakes and Ail! (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead is sick and hungry and the girls are baking cakes.
Reprints:

Fashion Passion (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Lucius Peeby; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Peeby
Synopsis:
New boy Lucius is the height of fashion and the boys are not.
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Promising! (Table of Contents: 4)

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 Holiday: Mary Holiday
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx is the most promising student in her dance class.
Reprints:

Paid in Full (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Lodge; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
The girls ask Mr. Lodge to pick up some things while he's out.
Reprints:

Down Memory Lame (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead has a revolutionary new theory of education, the more you know the dumber you are.

Boy, oh Boys! (Table of Contents: 7)

Veronica Puzzle / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Word search.

["Nice of you to give me a ride, Archie!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie is giving Miss Grundy a lift.

The Great Jewel Robbery (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Sergeant O'Hooligan; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Romeo; Gaston; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The Feather Fingered Felon is stealing jewelry in the Lodge mansion.

Garbled Gossip (Table of Contents: 10)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Bill Vigoda
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Moose; Midge
Synopsis:
Reggie starts a rumor that Archie and Veronica are planning to elope and as the rumor is spread the story changes.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Change Partners (Table of Contents: 11)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; DeCarlo; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica sabotage each other's dresses for the dance in the gym later.

Miss Clean! (Table of Contents: 12)

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; Mary Holiday
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx decides to clean up her room and surprise her mom.
Reprints:

Seeing is Believing (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Solo; Othaw; Mr. Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Martha Weatherbee; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Martians Solo and Othaw have come to Earth to give Earthlings the secrets to the universe and Jughead has to convince somebody in authority to come to them.
Reprints:

Fast Friends (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead are going on about their inseparable friendship... before Archie goes off with Veronica.

["Archie, I missed a lot of movies when I was your age!"] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie wants to go to the movies.

Teevie Jeebies (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Dilton Doily
Synopsis:
Archie is fixing the TV set when he somehow gets trapped as an image inside the cathode-ray tube.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Part one of four.

Tube be, or not tube be!... (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doily; Paladin; McGraw; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dr. Lacey
Synopsis:
Archie's image is interfering with various TV shows.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Part two of four.

Image Scrimmage! (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead and Dilton learn they have to free Archie from the TV before his parents get home at 8 tonight.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Part three of four.

Welcome Home! (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Dilton and Jughead have an hour to free Archie.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Part four of four.

Joseph Lister (Table of Contents: 20)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
About the work of Joseph Lister fighting infection.

Fun Page (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Complete the sayings, draw some apples, cross out the odd numbers to see the message, rearrange the letters to get the occupation, answer the question, color the picture, black out the areas marked with an X.

["Why do you want to change your French period?"] (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie wants to change his French period because it's at the other end of school from his previous class.

The Right Aptitude (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Little Jughead Jones; Doctor Shiney; Little Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
The new guidance teacher, Doctor Shiney, examines Little Jughead.

Waltz Faults (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
To help Archie win a dance contest Jughead paints dance steps on the floor that can only be seen with special glasses, however Reggie sabotages the dance steps.

Contact Sport (Table of Contents: 25)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty is trying to find Archie, but Veronica sends her off on wild goose chases.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Some Baby! (Table of Contents: 26)

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 Holiday
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx is taking a bone with her when she goes to babysit.

Dimension Invention (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Uncle Herman; Butch
Synopsis:
Jughead wins a TV set and Uncle Herman fiddles with it to make it a 3D television.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index to the original printing.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 28)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Fun Page (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Board game, six questions, fill in the words the same across as down.

["Oh, did you spend the night here, Jughead?"] (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie cured Jughead's snoring.

Tree Glee (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead cut down a dead tree on the Lodge estate.
Reprints:

Seat of the Trouble (Table of Contents: 32)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie and Archie buy a cheap breakaway chair that looks like a fancy chair Miss Grundy has in her office.

Ghastly Ghoul of Greymoor (Table of Contents: 33)

Captain Hero / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Pureheart [Archie Andrews]; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]; Captain Hero [Jughead Jones]; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Dr. Nose
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica are kidnapped in Scotland by the villainous Dr. Nose.
Reprints:

["Pop, I drive to school the same way every day!"] (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie's dad rides with him to see his reputation as a driver.

The Experiment (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Jenks; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose; Dilton Doily
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee tries an experiment by putting a TV receiver in a classroom to teach.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credit from the index to the original printing.

Prof. Jughead's Educational Corner (Table of Contents: 36)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead teaches about the art of dating.

Colt's Equalizers (Table of Contents: 37)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
About Samuel Colt and his development of the Colt Revolver.
Reprints:

In Again, Out Again (Table of Contents: 38)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Smithers; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica is angry that Archie hasn't come back to beg forgiveness after their last fight.
Reprints:

Going Going Gone (Table of Contents: 39)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Mark; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie is reading a book of spells of old Transylvania and turns himself invisible.

Stripe Gripe (Table of Contents: 40)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee has Archie repaint every stripe in school.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credit from the index to the original printing.

["Archie is in the back booth with Miss Shapely!"] (Table of Contents: 41)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Montana ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Miss Shapely; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
The beautiful teacher, Miss Shapely, is in a booth with Archie.

["It'll be one big laugh after another, when you order Laugh Comics Digest No 4"] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

[160 pages of stories and fun in Archie's full color comics digest] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Hobby Show]
    Jughead with Archie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Cakes and Ail!
    Jughead
  4. 3. Fashion Passion
    Archie
  5. 4. Promising!
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Paid in Full
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Down Memory Lame
    Jughead
  8. 7. Boy, oh Boys!
    Veronica Puzzle
  9. 8. ["Nice of you to give me a ride, Archie!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  10. 9. The Great Jewel Robbery
    Archie
  11. 10. Garbled Gossip
    Reggie
  12. 11. Change Partners
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. Miss Clean!
    Li'l Jinx
  14. 13. Seeing is Believing
    Jughead
  15. 14. Fast Friends
    Reggie
  16. 15. ["Archie, I missed a lot of movies when I was your age!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  17. 16. Teevie Jeebies
    Archie
  18. 17. Tube be, or not tube be!...
    Archie
  19. 18. Image Scrimmage!
    Archie
  20. 19. Welcome Home!
    Archie
  21. 20. Joseph Lister
  22. 21. Fun Page
    Jughead
  23. 22. ["Why do you want to change your French period?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  24. 23. The Right Aptitude
    Little Jughead
  25. 24. Waltz Faults
    Archie
  26. 25. Contact Sport
    Betty and Veronica
  27. 26. Some Baby!
    Li'l Jinx
  28. 27. Dimension Invention
    Jughead
  29. 28. Statement of Ownership
  30. 29. Fun Page
    Jughead
  31. 30. ["Oh, did you spend the night here, Jughead?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  32. 31. Tree Glee
    Archie
  33. 32. Seat of the Trouble
    Reggie
  34. 33. Ghastly Ghoul of Greymoor
    Captain Hero
  35. 34. ["Pop, I drive to school the same way every day!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  36. 35. The Experiment
    Archie
  37. 36. Prof. Jughead's Educational Corner
  38. 37. Colt's Equalizers
  39. 38. In Again, Out Again
    Betty and Veronica
  40. 39. Going Going Gone
    Archie
  41. 40. Stripe Gripe
    Jughead
  42. 41. ["Archie is in the back booth with Miss Shapely!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  43. 42. ["It'll be one big laugh after another, when you order Laugh Comics Digest No 4"]
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
  45. 44. [160 pages of stories and fun in Archie's full color comics digest]
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