(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."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our Secretary of State is always visiting trouble spots!
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)

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?
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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.
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A Medal For Jughead (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
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

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie Spotlight Digest: Archie 75th Anniversary Digest (Archie, 2016 series) #12, no credits listed in this digest.

The Lost Key Puzzle (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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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.
Reprints

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)

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Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Reprints

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.
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Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sir, did you read this humorous poem...
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)

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Letters
?

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

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)

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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead can't decide what to do tonight.
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Something of Value (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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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.
Reprints
Keywords
hemophiliac; Spanish

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

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

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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)

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Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Ethel applies some face cream.
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Animal Crackers (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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?
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?

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.
Reprints

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

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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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)

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Colors
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Letters
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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)

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

Shock Yock (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andres; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie faints at the site of his repair bill.
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Feed Deed (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica feeds her dog top sirloin.
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Food Mood (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Colors
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead wishes he had two allowances.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jogging is great for the cardiovascular system!
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.
Reprints

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)

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?
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)

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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
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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
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Late Lamented (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Inks
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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.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead just won a trophy for lying down on the job!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Ethel Mugs
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Three two-panel gag strips.

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

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look boys, I bought a book called Tips on Inflation!
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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