(July 1983)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode:
0271000699657
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 "Jughead with Archie Magazine."


["Our Secretary of State is always visiting trouble spots!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
newspaper; principal's office

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

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

Calling Doctor Jones (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie has a class project on witch doctors so he gets Jughead to dress up like one for his presentation.
Reprints:
Keywords:
witch doctor

The Expert (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead's extraordinary sense of smell helps solve the mystery of why the cafeteria food has tasted different lately.
Reprints:

A Medal For Jughead (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
The gang feels bad because they've all won medals, but Jughead hasn't. They find reasons to offer him their medals, but he refuses them all. He wins a trophy for having the most loyal friends.
Reprints:

The Lost Key Puzzle (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle

Nick Nix! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx gives nicknames to the kids on the football team.

Animal Life (Table of Contents: 7)

Teach-In / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; non-fiction
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and the gang teach the reader about animal life.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #6, no credits listed in this digest.

Riddles About Jughead (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Six riddles about Jughead. First riddle: What does Jughead put in all his Pizza Pies?

The Thinker (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis:
Charley has a funny thought.
Reprints:

One Step Beyond (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee proves to a skeptical Miss Grundy that he has a preternatural ability to anticipate anything his students will do.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

["Sir, did you read this humorous poem..."] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Phlips
Synopsis:
A funny poem is in the school paper.

Fast Feast (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead has fast reflexes playing ping pong.
Keywords:
ping pong

Pest Control (Table of Contents: 13)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Hartley ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge hires Reggie to keep Archie from the mansion.

Bright Side (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx isn't ready for the baseball game against the Eagles.
Reprints:

Simple Solution (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead can't decide what to do tonight.

Something of Value (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Maria
Synopsis:
Archie wonders why he's bothering to learn Spanish but then he is the only one that can understand a small child who speaks only Spanish and helps save his life.
Keywords:
hemophiliac; Spanish

A Die'T'-Shirt Puzzle (Table of Contents: 17)

Mr. Weatherbee / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee

Indexer Notes

Find the phrase puzzle.

Price of Beauty (Table of Contents: 18)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
Ethel applies some face cream.

Animal Crackers (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
After watching Hot Dog for a week, Archie starts talking to Betty and Veronica like he does to Hot Dog.

Lady of the Clouds: Amelia Earhart (Table of Contents: 20)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Amelia Earhart

Work Quirk (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
After a day of jalopy repair, Jughead sleeps under his bed.
Reprints:

Vote Note (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie are running for Teen Mayor of Riverdale, and Reggie is pulling every dirty campaign trick he can think of.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Litter Word (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie cleans up litter around town, which ruins his date with Veronica but gets him on TV.
Reprints:
Keywords:
litter; pollution

Divine Sign (Table of Contents: 24)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Ehtel Muggs
Synopsis:
Jughead fails to yield.

Shock Yock (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andres; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie faints at the site of his repair bill.

Feed Deed (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica feeds her dog top sirloin.
Reprints:

Food Mood (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead wishes he had two allowances.
Reprints:

["Jogging is great for the cardiovascular system!"] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie and Dilton talk about jogging.
Reprints:

Snap-Flap (Table of Contents: 29)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
Al Hartley
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Al Hartley

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty asks Veronica to take a picture of her and Archie together, but Veronica keeps sabotaging the shot.
Reprints:

Pay Up (Table of Contents: 30)

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

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Haliday
Synopsis:
Hap breaks Jinx's bow and arrow.

You Have To Make Allowances (Table of Contents: 31)

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.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Workout (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie and Betty try to convince Jughead he should eat less and exercise more.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is probably from Jughead's Jokes (Archie, 1967 series) #4 but needs confirmation.

A Lesson in Learning (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead With Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews, Jughead Jones, Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Chuck is sailing down a river in a canoe. But he has no way reliably steer his boat, and calls out to Archie and Jughead for help as the wind propels him helplessly towards a waterfall.
Reprints:
Keywords:
boating; canoe; rapids; waterfall

Money Power! (Table of Contents: 34)

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:
Jinx finds a fifty-cent piece on the sidewalk.
Reprints:

Hair Today Gone Tomorrow (Table of Contents: 35)

Reggie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren (layouts); Jon D'Agostino
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Mrs. Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Reggie becomes convinced he's losing his hair, so he glues the hairs back on and wears a hat to school.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Mr. Weatherbee Heavy Thinking Puzzle (Table of Contents: 36)

Mr. Weatherbee / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
A maze of letters that spell out a sentence.
Reprints:

Watt's New (Table of Contents: 37)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
Professor Jughead shows how these electrical gadgets can be used to handle girls.

Late Lamented (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee complains that Archie and Jughead are always late, so they arrive very early the next day. This confuses the other students, who think it's time for the second class already. Soon, everyone in the school is confused about the schedule. Mr. Weatherbee tells them not to arrive before ten a.m. from then on.
Reprints:

Tapped Out (Table of Contents: 39)

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; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead's banjo playing becomes so annoying that it leads to desperate measures.
Reprints:
Keywords:
banjo

Indexer Notes

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

["Jughead just won a trophy for lying down on the job!"] (Table of Contents: 40)

Jocular Jottings with Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Ethel Mugs

Indexer Notes

Three two-panel gag strips.

["Look boys, I bought a book called Tips on Inflation!"] (Table of Contents: 41)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Fred Andres; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Fred has a book on inflation.

[Betty and Veronica Comics Digest #5] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

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

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

[Archie's Double Digest] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Our Secretary of State is always visiting trouble spots!"]
    Jughead with Archie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Calling Doctor Jones
    Jughead
  4. 3. The Expert
    Jughead
  5. 4. A Medal For Jughead
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Lost Key Puzzle
    Archie
  7. 6. Nick Nix!
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. Animal Life
    Teach-In
  9. 8. Riddles About Jughead
    Jughead
  10. 9. The Thinker
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. One Step Beyond
    Archie and the Gang
  12. 11. ["Sir, did you read this humorous poem..."]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  13. 12. Fast Feast
    Jughead
  14. 13. Pest Control
    Reggie
  15. 14. Bright Side
    Li'l Jinx
  16. 15. Simple Solution
    Jughead
  17. 16. Something of Value
    Archie
  18. 17. A Die'T'-Shirt Puzzle
    Mr. Weatherbee
  19. 18. Price of Beauty
    Jughead
  20. 19. Animal Crackers
    Archie
  21. 20. Lady of the Clouds: Amelia Earhart
  22. 21. Work Quirk
    Jughead
  23. 22. Vote Note
    Archie and the Gang
  24. 23. The Litter Word
    Archie
  25. 24. Divine Sign
    Jughead
  26. 25. Shock Yock
    Jughead
  27. 26. Feed Deed
    Jughead
  28. 27. Food Mood
    Jughead
  29. 28. ["Jogging is great for the cardiovascular system!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  30. 29. Snap-Flap
    Betty
  31. 30. Pay Up
    Li'l Jinx
  32. 31. You Have To Make Allowances
    Betty and Veronica
  33. 32. The Workout
    Jughead
  34. 33. A Lesson in Learning
    Jughead With Archie
  35. 34. Money Power!
    Li'l Jinx
  36. 35. Hair Today Gone Tomorrow
    Reggie
  37. 36. Mr. Weatherbee Heavy Thinking Puzzle
    Mr. Weatherbee
  38. 37. Watt's New
    Professor Jughead
  39. 38. Late Lamented
    Archie
  40. 39. Tapped Out
    Jughead
  41. 40. ["Jughead just won a trophy for lying down on the job!"]
    Jocular Jottings with Jughead
  42. 41. ["Look boys, I bought a book called Tips on Inflation!"]
    Jughead
  43. 42. [Betty and Veronica Comics Digest #5]
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
  45. 44. [Archie's Double Digest]
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