(January 1985)

Archie, 1984 Series
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Price:
1.95 USD
Pages:
256
Indicia frequency:
6 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode:
0271000691614
Editing:
?
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
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:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
The worst part about this class is that their attendance record is perfect!
Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Laugh Comics #249.

Gone to the Dogs (Table of Contents: 1)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Gigi; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica has a new pet dog, Gigi.
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I Kid You Not (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Snooze Ruse (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
Inks:
?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead keeps falling asleep in the library.
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The Specialist (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica decide to trade their roles in Archie's lives, with Betty providing the glamour and Veronica providing the help with practical things like homework and food.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Now, in this defensive play...
Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

Takes Two To Tangle (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
In a fight between Archie and Reggie, the teachers get differing impressions of who punched out who.
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Gasser of a Game (Table of Contents: 7)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Change Of Heart (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie becomes obsessed with breaking out of his routine and trying new things, which leads to constant pain for him and his friends. Mary cures him of his obsession by showing him that a change in his routine isn't always good.
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What Again? (Table of Contents: 9)

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; Charley Hawse
Reprints:

The Big Surprise (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Jones
Synopsis:
After no one, including a bank, will lend him money to get his father a birthday gift, Betty convinces Jughead to earn the money by baby-sitting.
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Indexer Notes

Schwartz background gag: the name of the bank is "T. Rye and Gettit" (Try and Get It).

Classroom Chuckles (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen

Doubt Bout (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre:
humor; teen

Phone Fun (Table of Contents: 13)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen

An Uncle's Monkey (Table of Contents: 14)

Sabrina / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters:
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Harvey; Ambrose
Synopsis:
Sabrina mistakenly thinks that Aunt Hilda has turned Harvey into a chimpanzee.
Reprints:
Keywords:
chimpanzee

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Best of Archie #2 the writer is credited to Frank Doyle but the introduction to the story says the script is by Dick Malmgren. In B&V Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #245 Frank Doyle is again credited with writing but the introduction has been corrected to say Frank Doyle also.

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #231, writing is credited to Frank Doyle.

When reprinted in Archie Spotlight Digest: Archie 75th Anniversary Digest (Archie, 2016 series) #7, Frank Doyle is credited with writing but the introduction credits Dick Malmgren as writer.

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

Sabrina Tricks / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Here's a rabbit you don't have to pull out of a hat!
Characters:
Sabrina
Synopsis:
Sabrina shows the reader a magic trick.
Reprints:
Keywords:
stage magic

Sabrina & Salem's Catty Quiz (Table of Contents: 16)

Sabrina / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters:
Sabrina
Synopsis:
Questions about cats.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from the reprint in Sabrina the Teenage Witch Complete Collection (Archie, 2017 series) #1.

Dinner for One (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Vince DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; superhero; teen
Characters:
Superteen [Betty Cooper]; Waldo Weatherbee; The Consumer; Archie Andrews; Elmer Flutesnoot; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Superteen battles the Consumer, an alien monster who can eat anything and anyone. She has to back down when the Consumer threatens to devour Archie, but luckily Jughead's eating power is greater than any alien's.
Reprints:
Keywords:
alien

Indexer Notes

The first Superteen story that isn't a dream sequence.

A note in the splash page establishes the rule that the source of Superteen's power is her ponytail.

Jughead's Fun Page (Table of Contents: 18)

Jughead / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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?

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Dream Theme (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
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Scratch Match (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
At an art museum, Jughead finds something to scratch his back on.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pantomime gag.

When The Belle Sounds (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica try to get Jughead to wear gloves rather than keep his hands in his pockets to keep them warm.
Reprints:

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Your phys-ed classes are as popular as third-year Latin!
Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

The Snow Giant (Table of Contents: 23)

Super Duck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Say It With Flowers (Table of Contents: 24)

Super Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Fancy Trance (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper, Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty is successful at hypnotizing people, but none of her hypnotic suggestions work in her favor.
Reprints:
Keywords:
hypnotism

The Right One (Table of Contents: 26)

Little Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
The kids discuss their favorite rings.
Reprints:

Go Cart Go! (Table of Contents: 27)

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

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Inks:
Bob Bolling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Bolling

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Ambrose Pipps; Effie Fibgabber; Officer McNickle; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; un-named old man
Synopsis:
While Little Archie's mom is shopping, Little Archie and Ambrose make a kite tail out of sausages, causing havoc at the supermarket. Then, when Mrs. Andrews stops to talk to someone on the way out, the boys get into a shopping cart and wind up going for a high-speed ride along a crowded street.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

A memorable example of Bolling's ability to combine observational humor (about the things kids do while waiting for adults to finish shopping or talking) with wild slapstick.

Little Archie Theatre (Table of Contents: 28)

Little Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Little Archie and Jughead put on a puppet show consisting mostly of jokes about Reggie.
Reprints:

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
This cold has me worn out!
Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

The "Peace" of Paper! (Table of Contents: 30)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Stop fooling with the head, Archie!
Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Whenever Mr. Weatherbee starts to get angry at Archie he pulls out and reads a piece of paper and calms down again.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Originally featured as "Archie and Me".

Dilton's Brain Strain Quiz (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
A series of illustrated riddles.
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Silence is Golden (Table of Contents: 32)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

Big Favor (Table of Contents: 33)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

Paths to Paradise (Table of Contents: 34)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty's father hires Archie to shovel their walk, so Veronica gets her father to hire Archie as well.
Reprints:

Think Big (Table of Contents: 35)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
John Rosenberger (credited)
Inks:
Vince DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
Carlos Antunes (credited)
Letters:
Vince DeCarlo (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
When Jughead meditates hard enough he can make things happen with his mind.
Reprints:
Keywords:
meditation

Meet the Creature (Table of Contents: 36)

Life with Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
The gang is staying at the Lodge's cabin when Archie and Reggie encounter a four-armed monster.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First part of a four-part story in this issue, but each part is separately paginated and there is no over-arching story title.

The Thing Who Came to Dinner! (Table of Contents: 37)

Life with Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
The gang is trapped inside the cabin by the monster outside and they figure out that it eats metal.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Second part of a four-part story in this issue, but each part is separately paginated and there is no over-arching story title.

Metal Muddle! (Table of Contents: 38)

Life with Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
The creature is still hungry, even after they've given it all the metal they can find.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Third part of a four-part story in this issue, but each part is separately paginated and there is no over-arching story title.

The Creature Departs! (Table of Contents: 39)

Life with Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie finally comes up with a way to drive the creature away. Mr. Lodge doesn't believe them when he returns.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Fourth part of a four-part story in this issue, but each part is separately paginated and there is no over-arching story title.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Jughead's Dipsy Doodle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Hey Stupid!
Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead's paintings come to life.
Reprints:

Wit or Wit Out (Table of Contents: 41)

Jughead / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Various jokes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Who changed my vooden mop handle to plastic mop handle?
Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

Disc-Gusted (Table of Contents: 43)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica tie up the phone line all night trying to get a request in to a disc jockey.
Reprints:

Supreme Ruler (Table of Contents: 44)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Mr Weatherbee [Waldo Weatherbee]; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy [Geraldine Grundy]
Synopsis:
Reggie keeps pulling pranks on Archie that will get him in trouble with Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I can't eat this soup!
Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

The Weight-Ing Game (Table of Contents: 46)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie is almost broke, but Veronica wants to go to a fancy restaurant. Veronica is on a diet, but Betty dreams up a plan to make her think she is losing too much weight.
Reprints:
Keywords:
book; diet; dress; Dutch treat; scale

Ice Going (Table of Contents: 47)

Reggie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Souphead Jones; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Reggie creates a scam involving ice-skating that backfires on him.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ice-skating; wager

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
The school board can't agree on the addition...
Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

Have Suitcase, Will Travel! (Table of Contents: 49)

Super Duck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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?
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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Colonel Featherby; Fauntleroy
Synopsis:
Super Duck and Fauntleroy are launched into space.
Reprints:
Keywords:
flying saucer; rocket ship

Gals 'n' Gags (Table of Contents: 50)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

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

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?
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Inks:
?
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Letters:
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First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I got Pipsy a job with Daddy after school!
Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

It's Snow Fun Without You (Table of Contents: 52)

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

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty tries to play in the snow with Archie, and winds up repeatedly hurting herself.
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Science on the March (Table of Contents: 53)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
Little Archie and Jughead build an ant farm as their science project, but the "ants" are actually termites.
Reprints:

Track Trick (Table of Contents: 54)

Caramel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Inks:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Bolling

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Little Betty Cooper; Caramel; Mrs. Cooper
Synopsis:
Caramel gets tar on her feet, and Mrs. Cooper says she can't come into the house even though it's raining. Betty finds a way to get Caramel in the house without making the floors dirty.
Reprints:

Ride Or Wrong (Table of Contents: 55)

Little Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Little Jughead Jones; Little Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead opens a dog-walking service, but charges half price on big dogs.
Reprints:

Bearly Freezing (Table of Contents: 56)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
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Genre:
humor; teen
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Ill Will (Table of Contents: 57)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead convinces Archie that Veronica is faking her claims of illness for sympathy.
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Jughead's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text:
The butler slipped on a canape!
Genre:
humor; teen
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  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

Panicksville (Table of Contents: 59)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
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Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Reggie loses his wallet and the most upsetting part of the loss is some irreplaceable photos.
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Snowmobile Snoot (Table of Contents: 60)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Ice-Capades! (Table of Contents: 61)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday; Greg
Synopsis:
Jinx makes an ice sculpture but Hap damages it.
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Fun Things To Do (Table of Contents: 62)

Li'l Jinx / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Genre:
humor; children
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Come Clean (Table of Contents: 63)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Harry Lucey
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Chic Stone
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Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead volunteer to sweep the school halls, but Mr. Weatherbee thinks it's just an excuse to get out of class and goof off.
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Ski Skit (Table of Contents: 64)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie is skiing down the big hill for the first time. Going down is fine, stopping is another matter.
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Keywords:
skiing

Trick Play (Table of Contents: 65)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Harry Lucey
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Letters:
Harry Lucey

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Everyone gets together to try to help Moose pass a spelling test in order for him to play in the big game.
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Keywords:
football

Poetic Image (Table of Contents: 66)

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

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Dan DeCarlo
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Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica discovers she has a magic mirror. It shows her images of Betty making time with Archie, but when she goes and finds Betty, Archie is never there. After the third time she breaks the mirror.
That's when Archie appears and asks Betty how she thinks they got so lucky avoiding Veronica, and Betty reveals a compact magic mirror of her own.
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Puzzles (Table of Contents: 67)

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Indexer Notes

Two puzzles, one a coloring page and the other an unscramble the words puzzle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 68)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text:
How's your correspondence course in music coming?
Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:
  • from Archie daily (King Features Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

The Boy Wonder (Table of Contents: 69)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Harry Lucey
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Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to compete with Reggie's snowmobile by attaching a sail to his sled.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 70)

Veronica's Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Archie, I never knew ice fishing could be so fun!
Genre:
humor; teen

Rare Spare (Table of Contents: 71)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie keeps falling down while trying to ski.
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Great Caesar's Ghost (Table of Contents: 72)

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; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Reggie is playing Caesar in the school play while Jughead plays his lowly slave, but on opening night, Jughead manages to steal the show -- and plenty of food as well.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

Archie's Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Archie! Archie!
Genre:
humor; teen

Dollars and Sense! (Table of Contents: 74)

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

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Jinx trades Greg a dollar for a collectible postage stamp. The catch is that Greg has to shovel the sidewalk to collect the dollar from Jinx's father.
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Keywords:
postage stamp; snow shoveling

Dullsville! (Table of Contents: 75)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Harry Lucey
Inks:
Marty Epp
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Marty Epp

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie tells us that "nothing ever happens in Riverdale," not noticing either the massive damage he causes or the rampaging gorilla who has escaped from the circus.
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Keywords:
circus; coffee; dishes; fire hydrant; fourth wall; gorilla

Indexer Notes

Archie narrates the story, talking to the reader.

Breaking Bad Habits (Table of Contents: 76)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Al Hartley ?
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Al Hartley ?
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Genre:
humor; teen

Error Terror (Table of Contents: 77)

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

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The Measure of a Man (Table of Contents: 78)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Gladys Jones; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead is dismayed to find that his sandwich is too tall for his mouth.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 79)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I always air my room out at recess!
Genre:
humor
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The worst part about this class is that their attendance record is perfect!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Gone to the Dogs
    Veronica
  3. 2. I Kid You Not
    Betty
  4. 3. Snooze Ruse
    Jughead
  5. 4. The Specialist
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["Now, in this defensive play..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  7. 6. Takes Two To Tangle
    Archie
  8. 7. Gasser of a Game
    Mr. Lodge
  9. 8. Change Of Heart
    Archie
  10. 9. What Again?
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. The Big Surprise
    Jughead
  12. 11. Classroom Chuckles
    Archie
  13. 12. Doubt Bout
    Jughead
  14. 13. Phone Fun
    Betty and Veronica
  15. 14. An Uncle's Monkey
    Sabrina
  16. 15. ["Here's a rabbit you don't have to pull out of a hat!"]
    Sabrina Tricks
  17. 16. Sabrina & Salem's Catty Quiz
    Sabrina
  18. 17. Dinner for One
    Betty
  19. 18. Jughead's Fun Page
    Jughead
  20. 19. Dream Theme
    Jughead
  21. 20. Scratch Match
    Jughead
  22. 21. When The Belle Sounds
    Jughead
  23. 22. ["Your phys-ed classes are as popular as third-year Latin!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  24. 23. The Snow Giant
    Super Duck
  25. 24. Say It With Flowers
    Super Duck
  26. 25. Fancy Trance
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
  27. 26. The Right One
    Little Archie
  28. 27. Go Cart Go!
    Little Archie
  29. 28. Little Archie Theatre
    Little Archie
  30. 29. ["This cold has me worn out!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  31. 30. The "Peace" of Paper!
    Mr. Weatherbee
  32. 31. Dilton's Brain Strain Quiz
    Archie
  33. 32. Silence is Golden
    Pat the Brat
  34. 33. Big Favor
    Pat the Brat
  35. 34. Paths to Paradise
    Betty and Veronica
  36. 35. Think Big
    Jughead
  37. 36. Meet the Creature
    Life with Archie
  38. 37. The Thing Who Came to Dinner!
    Life with Archie
  39. 38. Metal Muddle!
    Life with Archie
  40. 39. The Creature Departs!
    Life with Archie
  41. 40. ["Hey Stupid!"]
    Jughead's Dipsy Doodle
  42. 41. Wit or Wit Out
    Jughead
  43. 42. ["Who changed my vooden mop handle to plastic mop handle?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  44. 43. Disc-Gusted
    Betty and Veronica
  45. 44. Supreme Ruler
    Reggie
  46. 45. ["I can't eat this soup!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  47. 46. The Weight-Ing Game
    Archie
  48. 47. Ice Going
    Reggie
  49. 48. ["The school board can't agree on the addition..."]
    Mr. Weatherbee's Gag Bag
  50. 49. Have Suitcase, Will Travel!
    Super Duck
  51. 50. Gals 'n' Gags
  52. 51. ["I got Pipsy a job with Daddy after school!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  53. 52. It's Snow Fun Without You
    Betty and Veronica
  54. 53. Science on the March
    Little Archie
  55. 54. Track Trick
    Caramel
  56. 55. Ride Or Wrong
    Little Jughead
  57. 56. Bearly Freezing
    Archie
  58. 57. Ill Will
    Jughead
  59. 58. ["The butler slipped on a canape!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  60. 59. Panicksville
    Reggie
  61. 60. Snowmobile Snoot
    Jughead
  62. 61. Ice-Capades!
    Li'l Jinx
  63. 62. Fun Things To Do
    Li'l Jinx
  64. 63. Come Clean
    Archie
  65. 64. Ski Skit
    Archie
  66. 65. Trick Play
    Archie
  67. 66. Poetic Image
    Betty and Veronica
  68. 67. Puzzles
    Li'l Jinx
  69. 68. ["How's your correspondence course in music coming?"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  70. 69. The Boy Wonder
    Archie
  71. 70. ["Archie, I never knew ice fishing could be so fun!"]
    Veronica's Pin-Up
  72. 71. Rare Spare
    Archie
  73. 72. Great Caesar's Ghost
    Jughead
  74. 73. ["Archie! Archie!"]
    Archie's Pin-Up
  75. 74. Dollars and Sense!
    Li'l Jinx
  76. 75. Dullsville!
    Archie
  77. 76. Breaking Bad Habits
    Archie
  78. 77. Error Terror
    Coach Kleats
  79. 78. The Measure of a Man
    Jughead
  80. 79. ["I always air my room out at recess!"]
    Miss Grundy's Gag Bag
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