(November 1976)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Barcode
0271000699611
Editing
John L. Goldwater
Color
color
Dimensions
standard US digest size
Paper Stock
glossy cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How did you enjoy the movie, Jughead?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Jughead #180

The Breaking Point (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
As a rite of passage into manhood, Jughead decides to undergo the ultimate test of endurance and stamina: a picnic with Big Ethel.
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The Ball Game (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now Archie, this ball is the 'in' thing of the whole social season! Try not to make a shambles of the country club!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie accidentally causes disaster while being offended when Veronica asks him to be careful.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mmmm! Pork chops!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

The Vigil (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
drama; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mrs. Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead pushes Archie out of the way of a falling object and is hit on the head himself, going into a coma. All his friends gather at the hospital, hoping for Jughead to wake up, but there is no response. Finally, Archie goes into Jughead's room alone and prays for him by his bedside.
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The Image (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I just don't understand you, Veronica Lodge! How can you go out with a klutz like that?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Fearing that Reggie will spread the rumor that he's a "klutz," Archie tries to improve his relationship with Reggie, but his attempts to make amends just cause Reggie serious pain.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Coach Kleats Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I picked it up for gym...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Off The Record... (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica dreams that she's married to Archie and that he's still the same immature kid he always was.
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Indexer Notes

Though the story has a "Betty and Veronica" logo, Betty Cooper doesn't appear in the story.

The Beast (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Hot Dog steals Jughead's lunch and the others defend Hot Dog and feed him even more.
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Here’s a Hot One! (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

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

Miss Grundy Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where's Mr. 'P'?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Birds of a Feather (Table of Contents: 11)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley ?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy run into Archie's "environmental eat-out" while bird-watching at a local sanctuary.
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Indexer Notes

formerly an Archie and Me story.

Sand Ban (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
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx's dad comes up with a way to keep sand off of him while at the beach.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica, you were supposed to bring in pictures of the famous men I listed!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Wow A Luau (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Sleepy Time Guys (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie deplore ("deplore" is Jughead's big word for today) the lack of excitement in Riverdale, ignoring the fires, robberies and escaped wild animals all around them.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Quite a banquet!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Job Jibe (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

formerly a Reggie and Me story.

Solo Flight (Table of Contents: 18)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the world we're going to inherit! Now that's a fact!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty organizes a campaign to clean up litter. Veronica doesn't like taking orders, so she decides to work on her own to publicize the event.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly, Archie, do you think it was safe to park your car way down here?
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Beware the Knave! (Table of Contents: 20)

The Shield / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Victor Gorelick ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Veronica's Name Maze (Table of Contents: 21)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Readers must work their way through a maze, crossing through the letters "V", "E", "R", "O", "N", "I", "C" and "A" in order and finish in the center at a picture of Veronica
Reprints
Keywords
Puzzle

Indexer Notes

Like many of the mazes that appeared in Archie comics, this one looks challenging.

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

Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Today's lunch is 'Red Flannel Hash'. What's that?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Adventure On Shipwreck Island (Table of Contents: 23)

Little Archie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
adventure
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Little Archie, Mr. Lodge and the gang are shipwrecked and stranded on a deserted island.
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Indexer Notes

Mr. Lodge is drawn not only in a realistic style but much younger than usual (with black hair).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Miss Grundy Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why the dark glasses?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Statistics (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! Gang! Do you know that one gallon of sea water will yield four tablespoons of salt?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead comes to Archie's aid when the gang informs him that they're tired of hearing him quote statistics.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Archie's book is called "Statistics For All Ages."

Almost Anything for a Pal (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Bob White (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead refuses to lend Archie money when he finds out Archie plans to use it to take Veronica to an expensive restaurant.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is for our 'Foilage Frolic'!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Change For the Better (Table of Contents: 28)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday; Charlie Hawse
Synopsis
Hap gets Jinx a purse so she'll stop losing her money.
Reprints

Over and Out (Table of Contents: 29)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Big Moose Mason

Indexer Notes

formerly a Reggie and Me story.

The Great Chief (Table of Contents: 30)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll take this small oil brush!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

In Good Taste (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
Jughead has finally fallen in love, with a woman he's never met: Betty Cracker, the woman whose picture is on boxes of cake mix. He explains to Archie why the love he has for Betty Cracker is more pure and divine than any love for a real woman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Betty Cracker" is a take-off on Betty Crocker.

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

Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The next speaker for 'Honor Our Principal Day'...is Archie Andrews!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX

Muscle Tussle (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
D-uh, trash belongs in the trash cans!
Genre
humor; martial arts; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie take Karate lessons to learn how to defend themselves against Moose.
Reprints

Catch On (Table of Contents: 35)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead and Reggie both try to show a kid how to catch a baseball. Jughead can't seem to catch anything, but insists that when it really matters, he's a great catcher.
Reprints

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, you said you'd take care of Minnie while I'm away!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) XX-XX-19XX
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["How did you enjoy the movie, Jughead?"]
    Jughead; Archie
  2. 1. The Breaking Point
    Jughead
  3. 2. The Ball Game
    Archie
  4. 3. ["Mmmm! Pork chops!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  5. 4. The Vigil
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Image
    Archie
  7. 6. ["I picked it up for gym..."]
    Coach Kleats Gag Bag
  8. 7. Off The Record...
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. The Beast
    Jughead
  10. 9. Here’s a Hot One!
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Where's Mr. 'P'?"]
    Miss Grundy Gag Bag
  12. 11. Birds of a Feather
    Mr. Weatherbee
  13. 12. Sand Ban
    Li'l Jinx
  14. 13. ["Veronica, you were supposed to bring in pictures of the famous men I listed!"]
    Veronica's Gag Bag
  15. 14. Wow A Luau
    Archie
  16. 15. Sleepy Time Guys
    Jughead
  17. 16. ["Quite a banquet!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  18. 17. Job Jibe
    Reggie
  19. 18. Solo Flight
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. ["Golly, Archie, do you think it was safe to park your car way down here?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  21. 20. Beware the Knave!
    The Shield
  22. 21. Veronica's Name Maze
    Veronica
  23. 22. ["Today's lunch is 'Red Flannel Hash'. What's that?"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  24. 23. Adventure On Shipwreck Island
    Little Archie
  25. 24. ["Why the dark glasses?"]
    Miss Grundy Gag Bag
  26. 25. Statistics
    Jughead
  27. 26. Almost Anything for a Pal
    Archie
  28. 27. ["This is for our 'Foilage Frolic'!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  29. 28. Change For the Better
    Li'l Jinx
  30. 29. Over and Out
    Reggie
  31. 30. The Great Chief
  32. 31. ["I'll take this small oil brush!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  33. 32. In Good Taste
    Jughead
  34. 33. ["The next speaker for 'Honor Our Principal Day'...is Archie Andrews!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  35. 34. Muscle Tussle
    Archie
  36. 35. Catch On
    Jughead
  37. 36. ["Jughead, you said you'd take care of Minnie while I'm away!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
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