(July 1994)

Archie, 1992 Series
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196
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
009128469539 06
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest size
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This time I know I'm dreaming!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

Fit to Be Tired (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman; Nanci Dakesian
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Dream Proof (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
That new phone set-up is complicated!
Genre
humor
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Miss Phlips

The Old Joker (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Reggie overhears Archie and Jughead mocking him, he plans his revenge.
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The Idol (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Against his better judgement, Mr. Weatherbee makes Archie Honorary Junior Assistant Principal.
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Deep Thinking (Table of Contents: 6)

Reggie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie announces that today's the day he jumps the gap at the Riverdale cliffs.
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Dues and Don'ts (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx tries to find a replacement clubhouse for her neighborhood club.
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Biz Whiz (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo ?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I asked Daddy for an allowance increase...and he said I should get a job an earn it!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica decide to open a craft class for kids.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty and Veronica Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don’t forget, Betty, Daddy sent us to this dude ranch to get our minds off boys!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty admires some cowboys at a dude ranch.
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The Winning Hand (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Iron Mike Dolan
Synopsis
Archie and Chuck see Chuck's opponent in a karate competition splitting a brick wall and a log with his bare hand, and Chuck is afraid to fight him.
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Hit Bit (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Watching baseball on Veronica's new TV is just like being at the ballpark.
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T.V & Me (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers

Treble Trouble (Table of Contents: 13)

Sabrina the Teen-Age Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Esmeralda; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Synopsis
Sabrina takes her young cousin Esmeralda to the movies, but they don't agree on which movie, so Esmeralda causes plenty of trouble with her magic.
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Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest (Archie, 1987 series) #212, the inks are credited to Bob Smith.

For Whom the Poll Tolls (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Hot Dog; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Reprints

Roll 'em in the Isles (Table of Contents: 15)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie and the Pussycats [Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Smith]; Hugo (the butler); Bobby Pesco (criminal)
Synopsis
Josie and the Pussycats get shipwrecked on the wrong island and play for a reclusive resident who they recognize as a criminal.
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Indexer Notes

Fashion suggestions by: Scott Galloway and Will Larson.

In Arch We Trust (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie would rather stay behind when Fred plans a family trip, but Fred and Mary are reluctant to leave Archie by himself.
Reprints

Sack Knack (Table of Contents: 17)

Aunt Hilda / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Aunt Hilda; Sabrina
Synopsis
Hilda has a devious way to win the sack race.
Reprints

Super Soup (Table of Contents: 18)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Harvey; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Harvey doesn't think much of Hilda's tastes.
Reprints

Proof Spoof (Table of Contents: 19)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Mario Acquaviva

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie tests one of Veronica's cosmetics on Archie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprint appearance.

Root Pursuit (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Oliver Weatherbee; Camden Weatherbee; "Battin" Bill Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie helps Mr. Weatherbee research his ancestors and finds that the Weatherbee men have always been plagued by idiotic teenagers.
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A Way with Words (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What do you mean foo is a word?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie get in a fight over the use of the word 'foo' in a game of scrabble.
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You Have To Make Allowances (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The girls corner Archie on the day he gets his allowance and try to convince him to use the money to buy them a Coke and pizza.
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When It Counts (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Reprints

The Commercial (Table of Contents: 24)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper]; Teejay
Synopsis
The Archies are asked to make a commercial for Burpsy Cola, but the temperamental director can't decide where it should be filmed.
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Keywords
Grand Canyon; Statue of Liberty

Ring-a-Ding-a-Ling (Table of Contents: 25)

Li’l Jinx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li’l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Keywords
banana; telephone

Say the Magic Word (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Reggie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Everybody has a special word that they respond to.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprint.

Unstrung Hero (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Pressured to volunteer at something for the community, Jughead claims he volunteers to restring unstrung mandolins. So Archie and Betty decide to call his bluff.
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Just Right (Table of Contents: 28)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Reprints

Keen on Katy (Table of Contents: 29)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mother, these look like comic books!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Ethel Muggs; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
After reading through her mother's old Katy Keene comics, Betty has a dream where she is Katy and Archie and her other friends are all characters from those comics.
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Water Foul (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
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He Auto Know! (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Scheme Scream (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
To get her away from Archie, Veronica gets Betty hired as the first female disc jockey at Mr. Lodge's radio station.
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Commercial Conniption (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
A market research team comes to Riverdale to study the effects of advertising slogans on typical teenagers.
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Wise Why's (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx wants to be wise.
Reprints

Night Sounds (Table of Contents: 35)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Reprints

A Bout Face (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie prepares to fight Reggie in a boxing match, claiming that he has a secret punch that will lay Reggie low.
Reprints

The Big Break (Table of Contents: 37)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
Victor Gorelick
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Stanley
Synopsis
Jughead handles a bully that was too much for Archie.
Reprints

The Call of the Master (Table of Contents: 38)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty claims that Archie is so weak-willed that he'll come running whenever Veronica mentions his name.
Reprints

The Body Beautiful (Table of Contents: 39)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and the girls panic when they hear Jughead intends to get a tattoo.
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Who Needs Enemies? (Table of Contents: 40)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Ed Lipp
Synopsis
Archie is determined to become Mr. Lodge's friend, so he tries to be friendly with Ed Lipp who he thinks is a friend of Mr. Lodge's.
Reprints
Keywords
fishing pole

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Strike three!
Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Keywords
Baseball; seventh inning stretch

The Prom (Table of Contents: 42)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Betty! That prom dress is awesome!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty makes her own outfit for the prom while Veronica flies to Paris for the latest fashions. Reggie shows up in a chauffeur-driven limousine while Archie shows up on a moped.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Strange Facts About Archie and the Gang / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie once went a whole day without kissing a single girl!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Six one-panel gags.

String Along (Table of Contents: 44)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead, who collects string, ties it to Reggie's belt so Archie can follow him. Archie follows, not knowing that Reggie has found the string and tied it to a dog instead.
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Keywords
string
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["This time I know I'm dreaming!"]
  2. 1. Fit to Be Tired
    Archie
  3. 2. Dream Proof
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["That new phone set-up is complicated!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  5. 4. The Old Joker
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Idol
    Archie
  7. 6. Deep Thinking
    Reggie
  8. 7. Dues and Don'ts
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. Biz Whiz
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. ["Don’t forget, Betty, Daddy sent us to this dude ranch to get our minds off boys!"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin Up
  11. 10. The Winning Hand
    Archie and the Gang
  12. 11. Hit Bit
    Jughead
  13. 12. T.V & Me
    Archie
  14. 13. Treble Trouble
    Sabrina the Teen-Age Witch
  15. 14. For Whom the Poll Tolls
    Archie and the Gang
  16. 15. Roll 'em in the Isles
    Josie and the Pussycats
  17. 16. In Arch We Trust
    Archie
  18. 17. Sack Knack
    Aunt Hilda
  19. 18. Super Soup
    Sabrina
  20. 19. Proof Spoof
    Reggie
  21. 20. Root Pursuit
    Archie
  22. 21. A Way with Words
    Archie
  23. 22. You Have To Make Allowances
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. When It Counts
    Jughead
  25. 24. The Commercial
    The Archies
  26. 25. Ring-a-Ding-a-Ling
    Li’l Jinx
  27. 26. Say the Magic Word
    Archie
  28. 27. Unstrung Hero
    Jughead
  29. 28. Just Right
    Reggie
  30. 29. Keen on Katy
    Betty
  31. 30. Water Foul
    Archie
  32. 31. He Auto Know!
    Archie
  33. 32. Scheme Scream
    Betty and Veronica
  34. 33. Commercial Conniption
    Archie and the Gang
  35. 34. Wise Why's
    Li'l Jinx
  36. 35. Night Sounds
    Jughead
  37. 36. A Bout Face
    Archie
  38. 37. The Big Break
    Jughead
  39. 38. The Call of the Master
    Betty and Veronica
  40. 39. The Body Beautiful
    Jughead
  41. 40. Who Needs Enemies?
    Archie
  42. 41. ["Strike three!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  43. 42. The Prom
    Betty
  44. 43. ["Archie once went a whole day without kissing a single girl!"]
    Strange Facts About Archie and the Gang
  45. 44. String Along
    Archie
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