(November 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.
Barcode
0271999699611
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard US digest size
Paper Stock
glossy cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is just "Jughead with Archie."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead and I do great bird imitations, Mr. Lodge! What birds would you like us to imitate?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper (cameo); Reggie Mantle (cameo); Mr. Weatherbee (cameo); Miss Grundy (cameo); Fred Andrews (cameo); Prof. Flutesnoot (cameo); Li'l Jinx (cameo); Ethel Muggs (cameo); Pop Tate (cameo); Moose Mason (cameo); Little Archie (cameo); Hot Dog (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Laugh Comics #46

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

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

The Helping Hand (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie skips out on helping his mother do housework only to help Veronica do her housework.
Reprints

Rhyme Without Reason (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead starts talking in rhyme all the time, and infects everyone else with the rhyming bug, to the point where no one in the entire school can stop rhyming. Betty and Veronica team up to accomplish the only thing that can break the spell: hitting Jughead in the head.
Reprints
Keywords
rhyme

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Sugar Doll (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica is making sticky candy. When Betty comes to help her, the two girls both get hopelessly covered in the sticky goo.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie: The Best of Dan DeCarlo Volume 1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead? Where were you... out in the yard?
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead was playing horseshoes.
Keywords
horseshoes

Business Recession (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 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; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica tells Archie to mind his own business so Archie takes that advice to the extreme.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie's Funhouse Double Digest (2014 series) #15, no credits listed in this digest.

Do or Diet (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Betty drop by Reggie's house to get him to take them out for a hamburger. The trio pass Jughead and invite him along, but he declines, saying he's going on a diet. Jughead keeps up his diet long enough that Mr. Weatherbee decides to put him in charge of the refreshment stand at the school carnival. The diet doesn't last long after that.
Reprints
Keywords
carnival; diet; hamburger

Kniht? (Table of Contents: 8)

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; Greg
Synopsis
Greg laughs at Li'l Jinx's "KNIHT" sign because it makes him "THINK".
Reprints

Freshman Frolic (Table of Contents: 9)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie hazes a freshman student until he learns the student is Moose's cousin.
Reprints
Keywords
hazing; wrestling

Indexer Notes

Could be the story from Reggie and Me #36 but needs confirmation.

Pass the Word (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
When Archie and Veronica aren't speaking, Archie asks Betty to give a message to Ronnie for him, consisting only of the words "You, too!" This leads to an endless chain of angry messages until finally none of the kids are speaking to each other.
Reprints
Keywords
insults

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Crossword Snack (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Food crossword puzzle.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is a class on Shakespeare!
Genre
teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is studying his playbook during class.

Bottled Up (Table of Contents: 13)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee has built a ship in a bottle, and of course Archie gets his finger stuck in the bottle.
Reprints
Keywords
ship in a bottle

Will Power (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Jughead declares that he won't buy hamburgers now that Pop has raised the price. But when he convinces Big Ethel to buy them for him, her price is a kiss, which he pays even more reluctantly.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Line up for chest measurements!
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Coach Kleats measures the boys chests.

Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 16)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; The Fester Twins; Mr. Fester; Mrs. Fester
Synopsis
Betty has her hands full babysitting the Fester twins.
Reprints
Keywords
baby sitting

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

The Ancient Rights (Table of Contents: 17)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge and Fred go out jogging, and find the kids all run faster than them without even trying. But the parents realize that there's one advantage age gives them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

The Heritage of Man (Table of Contents: 18)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

The New Girl Friend (Table of Contents: 19)

Little Jughead / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Miss Grundy; Little Archie; Little Reggie; Little Jughead; Sharon Stevens
Synopsis
Miss Grundy assigns Little Jughead to show the new girl in class, Sharon Stevens, around the school.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fred! Are you going to get my groceries?!
Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Mary knows how to get Fred moving.

The Drop Out (Table of Contents: 21)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Al
Synopsis
Reggie quits the Archies and forms a group with the best musicians from the other bands in town, but it lacks inspiration and he goes back to the Archies.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The other members of Reggie's group are from the bands The Gravy Boats, Tomato Surprises, and The Rusty Cucumbers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead's Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you find the 7 mistakes in this picture?
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Three puzzles with humorous answers. First puzzle is find 7 things wrong with a picture. Second puzzle is a connect the dots puzzle and the third is a question about an escalator.
Reprints

The Money Maker! (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; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx is a bad trumpet player.
Reprints

Match Me! (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica and Archie are fighting, Archie tries to convince Veronica there is no shame in being poor while Veronica tries to convince Archie that being rich is better. Both enlist Betty to argue their side.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Open and Shut Case (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead Jones / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie tries to convince Jughead to go around with his eyes open instead of closed. But Jughead finds that the sunlight makes it impossible for him to see with open eyes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here! Here! You can't bring a cat into school!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead bring a cat to school to help find some escaped lab mice.

Postage Due (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie as Captain Pureheart / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Captain Pureheart [Archie Andrews]; Unnamed villain; Two unnamed postal employees; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
An unnamed villain robs the post office, poses as a mailman and uses a special perfume in an attempt to get Mr. Lodge and fellow business associates to lose their jobs after an invention of theirs caused this villain to lose his job. Archie becomes Captain Pureheart, and through various blunders, captures the villain and saves the day.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title changed in this printing.

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Starry Story (Table of Contents: 28)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Arch! It says here your stars say you should avoid all your friends today or risk bad luck!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead tells Archie that his horoscope says that he should avoid his friends.
Reprints
Keywords
horoscope

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Lodge! Is it ok if Jug and I go out hunting without you?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go hunting.
Keywords
hunting

Too Much Success (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica tries a series of disguises hoping Archie won't notice her dating another boy.
Reprints
Keywords
disguise

Persuasion (Table of Contents: 31)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead; Reggie; Moose
Synopsis
Moose keeps clobbering Reggie. Jughead scares Moose off by claiming he's got a rare disease.
Reprints
Keywords
Bullying

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Moose Puzzle / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
?
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?
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?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Help Moose make a touchdown
Characters
Moose Mason

Indexer Notes

A maze made of football related words.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Aunt Juggie's Advice to the Lovelorn / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Aunt Juggie

Indexer Notes

Humorous replies to fake letters asking for advice.

The first letter deals with eating fried chicken with you fingers.

The Reel Thing (Table of Contents: 34)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You've got it, Arch! At last you can get that fishing reel you've wanted!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie has the money for a new fishing reel, but Jughead knows he will spend the money on Veronica.
Reprints
Keywords
fishing

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Clean Up Week (Table of Contents: 35)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The Lodge residence is full of extraneous money ever since Veronica and her mother have started using credit cards.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now! Does anyone have any more interesting attractions for our nature exhibit!
Genre
teen
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead has an addition to the nature exhibit.

Lore and Order (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee makes Archie and Reggie hallway monitors.
Reprints

Canine Caper (Table of Contents: 38)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead's new dog, a "sneezer" named Pepper, gets revenge on Reggie for making fun of him.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
Inks
?
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?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, I made the team!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie made the team and gets Fred's old number.

[Laugh Comics Digest #7] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

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

[Archie Comics Digest #21] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead and I do great bird imitations, Mr. Lodge! What birds would you like us to imitate?"]
    Jughead with Archie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Helping Hand
    Archie
  4. 3. Rhyme Without Reason
    Jughead
  5. 4. Sugar Doll
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["Jughead? Where were you... out in the yard?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  7. 6. Business Recession
    Archie
  8. 7. Do or Diet
    Jughead
  9. 8. Kniht?
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. Freshman Frolic
    Reggie
  11. 10. Pass the Word
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. Crossword Snack
    Jughead
  13. 12. ["This is a class on Shakespeare!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  14. 13. Bottled Up
    Mr. Weatherbee
  15. 14. Will Power
    Jughead
  16. 15. ["Line up for chest measurements!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  17. 16. Double Trouble
    Betty
  18. 17. The Ancient Rights
    Mr. Lodge
  19. 18. The Heritage of Man
  20. 19. The New Girl Friend
    Little Jughead
  21. 20. ["Fred! Are you going to get my groceries?!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  22. 21. The Drop Out
    Reggie
  23. 22. ["Can you find the 7 mistakes in this picture?"]
    Jughead's Puzzle Page
  24. 23. The Money Maker!
    Li'l Jinx
  25. 24. Match Me!
    Archie
  26. 25. Open and Shut Case
    Jughead Jones
  27. 26. ["Here! Here! You can't bring a cat into school!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  28. 27. Postage Due
    Archie as Captain Pureheart
  29. 28. Starry Story
    Jughead
  30. 29. ["Mr. Lodge! Is it ok if Jug and I go out hunting without you?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  31. 30. Too Much Success
    Betty and Veronica
  32. 31. Persuasion
    Jughead
  33. 32. ["Help Moose make a touchdown"]
    Moose Puzzle
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Aunt Juggie's Advice to the Lovelorn
  35. 34. The Reel Thing
    Jughead
  36. 35. Clean Up Week
    Betty and Veronica
  37. 36. ["Now! Does anyone have any more interesting attractions for our nature exhibit!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  38. 37. Lore and Order
    Archie
  39. 38. Canine Caper
    Jughead
  40. 39. ["Yes, I made the team!"]
  41. 40. [Laugh Comics Digest #7]
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
  43. 42. [Archie Comics Digest #21]
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