(January 1984)

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
2710006996
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 Comics Digest Magazine."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh! Did your grandpa Amos really shoot down a dozen planes?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Grandpa Amos
Keywords
model airplanes; World War I

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Jughead #158

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

blank page(s) / 2 pages (report information)


Synopsis
The inside front cover and inside back cover are blank.

The Exhibit's Escape (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Billy the kid; Prof. Flutesnoot; Ms. Grundy; Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie brings a goat he calls "Billy the kid" to school for a biology lecture, but it gets loose and creates havoc in the school.
Reprints
Keywords
goat

Cool Tool (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie falls asleep during chemistry class. Jughead makes it look like he's studying hard.
Reprints
Keywords
microscope; sleeping

A Guy Like Who? (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Big Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie starts talking about how he needs a guy to outsmart. He keeps trying to trick Jughead, but fails.
Reprints
Keywords
tricks

Dough Woe (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead try to shame Jughead's father into increasing Jughead's allowance.
Reprints
Keywords
allowance

Got Your Number! (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"decode the message" activity.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh Archie! Science fiction U.F.O.'s scare me!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica is scared about the sci-fi movie they are watching, Archie reassures her there is nothing to be afraid of.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
drive-in movie; UFO

Litter Bugged (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Big Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Jughead anticipates the worst when he hears Big Moose is looking for him.
Reprints

Monster Mania (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Walter (Archie's cousin); Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Little cousin Walter is visiting. Archie gets Jughead to try and scare him.
Reprints
Keywords
costumes; disguise

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, the Thanksgiving pageant will be fabulous!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ms. Grundy
Synopsis
At the Thanksgiving pageant, Jughead doesn't know the fruit is wax and tries some.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
Thanksgiving; wax fruit

Who's Zoo? (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Uncle Herman; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead's crazy Uncle Herman visits and brings his "Jekyll and Hyde" formula, After a mixup, he thinks Jughead drank the forumla and turned into a gorilla.
Reprints
Keywords
boxing; gorilla; hypnotism; Jekyll and Hyde; sanitarium; zoo

[256 pages] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Archie's Double Digest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Quitter (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie at Riverdale High / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
drama; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Mr. Jones; Mrs. Jones; Gus Stanko; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead's father loses his job and Jughead has to quit school to find a job. He winds up at the shipping department of the Lodge plant and is forced to steal merchandise for an unscrupulous foreman.
Reprints
Keywords
dropout; posters; theft

Indexer Notes

Two six-page parts.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's wrong, Archie?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie is low on cash and blames inflation.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
allowance; inflation

The Martian (Table of Contents: 15)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Li'l Jinx's dad; The Martian
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx meets a Martian only she can see, but her dad does not believe her.
Reprints
Keywords
alien; flying saucer; invisible; Mars; Martian

On Sale Now! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Archie Giant Series; Archie's Christmas Stocking / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hear they're going to tear down the theatre on Locust Street!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie and Betty talk about the demolition of an old theater.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
demolition; landmark

Pop Art (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Big Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie accidently buys a cheap piece of art from an auction for Pop Tate's birthday.
Reprints
Keywords
abstract art; auction; birthday; painting

Park Lark (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead attempts to get Archie to give him handouts of peanuts he was feeding the squirrels.
Reprints
Keywords
disguise; park; peanuts; squirrels

Betty and Veronica Comics Digest Magazine (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Betty and Veronica Comics Digest Magazine / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Dear Betty / text article / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
People think I'm stupid because I keep my mouth shut...
Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Advice is given to Archie readers.

Sitter Titter (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Brown; Mrs. Brown
Synopsis
Jughead agrees to babysit for Mr. and Mrs. Brown. He then wipes out their fridge.
Reprints
Keywords
babysitting; refrigerator

A Man Of Class (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie tries to sneak out for a date with Veronica while his dad insists he rakes the leaves.
Reprints
Keywords
raking leaves

Archie Does It (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A page with instructions on how to make arts and crafts: orange crate chairs, utility tray, space gun.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arch! I think I've discovered a good method of predicting election winners!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead comments on how to predict election winners.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
elections

Bam Da Bam Bam (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
When Mr. Weatherbee catches Archie and Reggie fighting, he sends them to a new kind of dispute resolution -- a courtroom where Jughead is the judge.
Reprints
Keywords
judge; trial

The Reason (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ms. Grundy; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ms. Grundy grills Jughead on his long hair.
Reprints
Keywords
haircut; long hair

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm going over to the gym to watch my cousin Harold lift weights
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead mentions his cousin Harold's karate skills.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
IRS

Slow Joe (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead makes a joke about Archie's slow vehicle.
Reprints
Keywords
auto racing

The Mud Slingers (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie at Riverdale high / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Stan Snavely; Coach Clayton; Mrs. Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge; Charlie
Synopsis
While wrestling on the girls team, Betty hits her head on the floor and loses her memory. She winds up mud wrestling on the outskirts of town in the clutches of sleazy Stan Snavely.
Reprints
Keywords
amnesia; carnival; disguise; mud-wrestling; wrestling

Quick Trick (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is overwhelmed with his homework.
Reprints
Keywords
homework

Foreign Entanglement (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead tells Archie Veronica is unfaithful and devises a plan to prove it. When Reggie gets involved, Jughead quickly changes the plan.
Reprints
Keywords
disguise; duel; fencing; French

Dream Drama (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead was having a nice dream but was interrupted by his alarm clock.
Reprints
Keywords
alarm clock; dream

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Jughead Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've walked this new girl to school three times
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie is asking Jughead if, after all he's done for the new girl, if it's ok to kiss her.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Editing
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Isn't that nice, Fred!!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Mary Andrews comments on how Archie is riding a bike instead of driving his car.
Reprints
Keywords
bicycle; leaf raking

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey dad! Look at all these neat electronic gadgets!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie comments on the new fancy digital alarm clock that projects the time on the ceiling.
Reprints
Keywords
digital clock

Do Not Compute (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie and Jughead / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; science fiction; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; The Professor
Synopsis
Archie, Jughead and Hot Dog are accidentally thrust into the future by The Professor's time machine.
Reprints
Keywords
computers; football; littering; pollution; robots; time travel

Drip Drama (Table of Contents: 38)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis
All day Jughead is repeatedly drenched, then he comes home to find the shower doesn't work.
Reprints
Keywords
hose; shower; water fountain

Test Case (Table of Contents: 39)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee tries to warn the new docter that Jughead will try to fake a sickness because of the mid-terms happening that day.
Reprints
Keywords
illness; quarantine; tests

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead I've been reading your composition on food and nutrition...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ms. Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead misspells "coleslaw" in his food and nutrition composition.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
spelling; writing

Archie Full Stop Puzzle (Table of Contents: 41)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A word decoder puzzle involving driving.

Stunt Stint (Table of Contents: 42)

Hot Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead shows Reggie how smart Hot Dog is.
Reprints
  • from ?
Keywords
doghouse

Jokers Wild (Table of Contents: 43)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge tells Archie and Jughead how he had more imagination in his pranks in his day.
Reprints
Keywords
elephant; monkey; practical jokes

Sweater Tether (Table of Contents: 44)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead tries to pull a loose thread from Reggie's sweater and ruins it.
Reprints
Keywords
sweater

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead's uncle paid us to go camping and test out new line of canoeing equipment...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead's uncle paid him and Archie to test out camping equipment
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
canoes

Go for the Glow! (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

Betty and Veronica Comics Digest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Free (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

Archie's Double Digest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Gosh! Did your grandpa Amos really shoot down a dozen planes?"]
    Jughead with Archie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Exhibit's Escape
    Archie
  4. 3. Cool Tool
    Archie
  5. 4. A Guy Like Who?
    Jughead
  6. 5. Dough Woe
    Jughead
  7. 6. Got Your Number!
    Archie
  8. 7. ["Oh Archie! Science fiction U.F.O.'s scare me!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  9. 8. Litter Bugged
    Jughead
  10. 9. Monster Mania
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Ah, the Thanksgiving pageant will be fabulous!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  12. 11. Who's Zoo?
    Jughead
  13. 12. [256 pages]
    Archie's Double Digest
  14. 13. The Quitter
    Archie at Riverdale High
  15. 14. ["What's wrong, Archie?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  16. 15. The Martian
    Li'l Jinx
  17. 16. On Sale Now!
    Archie Giant Series; Archie's Christmas Stocking
  18. 17. ["I hear they're going to tear down the theatre on Locust Street!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  19. 18. Pop Art
    Archie
  20. 19. Park Lark
    Jughead
  21. 20. Betty and Veronica Comics Digest Magazine
    Betty and Veronica Comics Digest Magazine
  22. 21. ["People think I'm stupid because I keep my mouth shut..."]
    Dear Betty
  23. 22. Sitter Titter
    Jughead
  24. 23. A Man Of Class
    Archie
  25. 24. Archie Does It
    Archie
  26. 25. ["Arch! I think I've discovered a good method of predicting election winners!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  27. 26. Bam Da Bam Bam
    Archie
  28. 27. The Reason
    Jughead
  29. 28. ["I'm going over to the gym to watch my cousin Harold lift weights"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  30. 29. Slow Joe
    Jughead
  31. 30. The Mud Slingers
    Archie at Riverdale high
  32. 31. Quick Trick
    Archie
  33. 32. Foreign Entanglement
    Jughead
  34. 33. Dream Drama
    Jughead
  35. 34. ["I've walked this new girl to school three times"]
    Jughead Pin Up
  36. 35. ["Isn't that nice, Fred!!"]
    Archie Pin Up
  37. 36. ["Hey dad! Look at all these neat electronic gadgets!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  38. 37. Do Not Compute
    Archie and Jughead
  39. 38. Drip Drama
    Jughead
  40. 39. Test Case
    Jughead
  41. 40. ["Jughead I've been reading your composition on food and nutrition..."]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  42. 41. Archie Full Stop Puzzle
    Archie
  43. 42. Stunt Stint
    Hot Dog
  44. 43. Jokers Wild
    Archie
  45. 44. Sweater Tether
    Jughead
  46. 45. ["Jughead's uncle paid us to go camping and test out new line of canoeing equipment..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  47. 46. Go for the Glow!
    Betty and Veronica Comics Digest
  48. 47. Free
    Archie's Double Digest
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