(July 2002)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price
2.19 USD; 2.69 CAD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
nine times a year in Jan, Feb, Mar, May, June, July, Sept, Oct, and Dec
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library; Archie 60th Anniversary
Barcode
762816468510 17511
Editing
Richard Goldwater; Nelson Ribeiro; Victor Gorelick
Color
color
Dimensions
standard US digest size
Paper Stock
glossy cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of course Grundy will pass you!
Genre
teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Reggie and Me #79.

Dream Date (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Synopsis
While in detention, Archie, Jughead and Reggie all daydream about where they would rather be spending their time.
Reprints

News Blues (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead has a suggestion for the local newscast.
Reprints

Share Flair (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Ethel thinks Jughead should share his umbrella.
Reprints

Heartburn (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But, Ronnie baby, we had a date, remember?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Rodney B. Clickish Jr.; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
After being turned down for a date with both Veronica and Betty, Archie thinks women are nothing but trouble.
Reprints

The Name Blame (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Jellybean Jones; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Moose Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Something bad happens to Reggie every time he says Jellybean's real name.
Reprints

Home Sweet Home (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Mary leaves on a sales training course, meaning Archie and Fred must survive without her.
Reprints

Target: Trula! Part Two (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Neither Borrower Nor Lender (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie borrows money from Jughead.
Reprints

Stuck With You (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Cheryl and Jughead get stuck on an elevator together.
Reprints
Keywords
elevator; kiss; mint

Orders is Orders (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Moose and Archie play catch with a football.
Reprints
Keywords
football

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I really dig the coffee maker and the hamburger griller!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Reprints

The Lid's Off (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead loses his hat, and writes messages all over town asking for its return.
Reprints

Decibel Dilemma (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie can't study and his father says it's no wonder with the TV distracting him so he sends him upstairs.
Reprints

Class Will Tell (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica is a bit embarrassed to take Archie to her country club because he doesn't wear designer clothes.
Reprints

Archie's Greetings Puzzle! (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Money Makes the Scene (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Lacking the money for a ticket, Archie gets a job at the new swinging discotheque, and tries to sneak away from his work with the flashing lights to get a dance with Veronica.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One of a number of stories from this period with references to discotheques, meditation, and other fads of the era.

When Words Fail (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
The Archies [Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews]; Leroy; Hiram Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Leroy destroys The Archies' instruments.
Reprints

Great Balls of Fire (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead discover a pirates' chest on Mr. Lodge's property.
Reprints
Keywords
pirate chest; treasure chest

Indexer Notes

Dick Malmgren may have pencilled this story or his script layouts may have been closely followed by the penciller.

When reprinted in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #21, pencils are credited to Dick Malmgren and inks to Joe D'Agostino.

Formal Attraction (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Caryn Antoniuk
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When the tux Archie rents for prom is stolen, Jughead alters his father's tux for Archie.
Reprints
Keywords
prom; tuxedo

Bowled Over (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Zetta
Synopsis
Archie tries to impress a girl at the bowling alley.
Reprints
Keywords
bowling
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Of course Grundy will pass you!"]
  2. 1. Dream Date
    Jughead with Archie
  3. 2. News Blues
    Jughead
  4. 3. Share Flair
    Jughead
  5. 4. Heartburn
    Archie
  6. 5. The Name Blame
    Jughead
  7. 6. Home Sweet Home
    Archie
  8. 7. Target: Trula! Part Two
    Jughead
  9. 8. Neither Borrower Nor Lender
    Jughead
  10. 9. Stuck With You
    Jughead
  11. 10. Orders is Orders
    Archie
  12. 11. ["I really dig the coffee maker and the hamburger griller!"]
    Archie’s Gag Bag
  13. 12. The Lid's Off
    Jughead
  14. 13. Decibel Dilemma
    Archie
  15. 14. Class Will Tell
    Archie
  16. 15. Archie's Greetings Puzzle!
  17. 16. Money Makes the Scene
    Archie
  18. 17. When Words Fail
    Archie
  19. 18. Great Balls of Fire
    Archie
  20. 19. Formal Attraction
    Archie
  21. 20. Bowled Over
    Jughead with Archie
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