(August 1980)

Archie, 1973 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Barcode
0271000699408
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest size
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "Archie Comics Digest Magazine".


Wanted: For Entertainment in the First Degree [Archie fishing for spare car parts] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords
fishing; graffiti; pollution

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie #212

[blank page] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover is blank.

Net Profit (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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The Silent Woman (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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teen
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Reg-Talk and Don't Talk (Table of Contents: 4)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
"Reggie has a few choice words for a conversation with Archie..."
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fred, why are you so depressed?
Genre
teen
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Snack Pack (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz [Sam Schwartz]
Inks
Samm Schwartz [Sam Schwartz]
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy [Miss Grundy]; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee [Mr. Weatherbee]; Miss Beazly; Unnamed female teen; Andy; Unnamed Riteway Supplies driver; Samm Schwartz [Sam Schwartz] (Cameo; On "Vote For Sam" sign)
Synopsis
To get Jughead to stop eating, the faculty uses reverse Psychology on him and allows him to eat as much as he wants in the cafeteria to stuff himself until he won't be to stand the sight of food.
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Indexer Notes

No credits given for story. Art is easily identified as Samm (Sam) Schwartz's by his distinctive style. Samm Schwartz cameos in this story on the "Vote For Sam" sign, a gag he used frequently in some of his stories. [info from index for Jughead #244]

The Plumber's Helper (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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What do you have for dessert today, Miss Beazly?
Genre
teen
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Joker's Wild Part 1 (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
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Letters
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Genre
teen
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the printing in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #75, no credits listed in this digest.

Joker's Wild Part 2 (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
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?
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?

Genre
teen
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the printing in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #75, no credits listed in this digest.

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

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The boys are making a terrible racket in our pool!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Mrs. Lodge
Synopsis
Mrs. Lodge complains about the noise from the boys in the swimming pool.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily newspaper strip
Keywords
swimming pool

Photo Finish (Table of Contents: 12)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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It's Magic! (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards
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Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
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Miss Grundy Puzzle (Table of Contents: 14)

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Synopsis
Miss Grundy find-a-word puzzle. First clue is Accordion.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
How'd you make out in that job interview, Jug?
Genre
humor
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Kong Phoo (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie; Betty; Veronica; Reggie; Coach Clayton
Synopsis
Reggie learns oriental gibberish from T.V.
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The Visit (Table of Contents: 17)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Svenson, one of the school board members is retiring!
Genre
teen
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Secret of the Old Cliffs (Table of Contents: 19)

Little Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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What do you have there, Archie?
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teen
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Power Man (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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If I've Told You Once..! (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

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How would you like your money, Mr. Lodge?
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teen
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The Devil's Triangle Part 1 (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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The Devil's Triangle Part 2 (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

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

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Still on your diet, Mr. Weatherbee...
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teen
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Irresistibly Yours (Table of Contents: 27)

Betty / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Dear Betty and Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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I like two boys but when I spend time...
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Checker Chump (Table of Contents: 29)

Suzie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

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

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What we need to make this dance a success is a big-name singer!
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teen
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Archie Gets Clawed (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Fruit Salad a la Jughead (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead comes to school dressed as a banana.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

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

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Those firecrackers are so annoying!
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Super Cool (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Archie - Up in the Air (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Synopsis
Archie in a hot-air balloon maze.
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You'll Get It All Together (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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

[blank page] (Table of Contents: 37)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover is blank.

Hey, Archie Fans! (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Wanted: For Entertainment in the First Degree [Archie fishing for spare car parts]
    Archie
  2. 1. [blank page]
  3. 2. Net Profit
    Archie
  4. 3. The Silent Woman
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Reg-Talk and Don't Talk
  6. 5. ["Fred, why are you so depressed?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  7. 6. Snack Pack
    Jughead
  8. 7. The Plumber's Helper
    Archie
  9. 8. ["What do you have for dessert today, Miss Beazly?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  10. 9. Joker's Wild Part 1
    Archie
  11. 10. Joker's Wild Part 2
    Archie
  12. 11. ["The boys are making a terrible racket in our pool!"]
    Veronica's Gag Bag
  13. 12. Photo Finish
    Betty
  14. 13. It's Magic!
    Li'l Jinx
  15. 14. Miss Grundy Puzzle
  16. 15. ["How'd you make out in that job interview, Jug?"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  17. 16. Kong Phoo
    Archie
  18. 17. The Visit
    Mr. Weatherbee
  19. 18. ["Svenson, one of the school board members is retiring!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  20. 19. Secret of the Old Cliffs
    Little Archie
  21. 20. ["What do you have there, Archie?"]
    Archie's Pop Gag Bag
  22. 21. Power Man
    Jughead
  23. 22. If I've Told You Once..!
    Archie
  24. 23. ["How would you like your money, Mr. Lodge?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  25. 24. The Devil's Triangle Part 1
    Archie
  26. 25. The Devil's Triangle Part 2
    Archie
  27. 26. ["Still on your diet, Mr. Weatherbee..."]
    Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
  28. 27. Irresistibly Yours
    Betty
  29. 28. ["I like two boys but when I spend time..."]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  30. 29. Checker Chump
    Suzie
  31. 30. ["What we need to make this dance a success is a big-name singer!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  32. 31. Archie Gets Clawed
    Archie
  33. 32. Fruit Salad a la Jughead
    Jughead
  34. 33. ["Those firecrackers are so annoying!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  35. 34. Super Cool
    Archie
  36. 35. Archie - Up in the Air
    Archie
  37. 36. You'll Get It All Together
  38. 37. [blank page]
  39. 38. Hey, Archie Fans!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Peter Croome