(October 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
0271000699410
Editing
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest size
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Dan DeCarlo ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What would you like me to paint on your board?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords
beach; surfboard

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie #185

Holiday For Havoc (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Smithers (the butler); Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Against Mr. Lodge's better judgment, Archie attempts to spruce up the pool area of the mansion.
Reprints

A Problem Of Problems (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie knows he's got a problem, but can't remember what it is.
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Rough Ruff! (Table of Contents: 3)

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; Greg
Synopsis
Greg is frustrated about getting a new dog.
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Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is amazed at the rising cost of a bag of peanuts.

Do You Dig Me? (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead decide to have a picnic where they cook the food underground.
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New Girl In Town (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie was getting too popular with the new freshmen girls, so Veronica gives him a model rocket to assemble in order to keep him distracted.
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Betty-Trick Photography (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty has taken up trick photography as a hobby.

Jughead's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The weather bureau consults the high school since they have been accurately predicting the weather.

Power Mad (Table of Contents: 9)

Big Moose / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie hires an self-defense instructor to help him defend himself against Big Moose.
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Camera Shy (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica plan to submit photos for a contest to become fashion models.
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Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty asks Archie about the ring around the moon.

A Cool Party (Table of Contents: 12)

Little Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Dexter Taylor ?
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Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Veronica; Little Betty; Little Archie; Little Jughead; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Smithers; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
The children put on a diving exhibition for Mrs. Lodge's garden party.
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Jughead's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge invites Archie and Jughead to lunch at a fancy restaurant.

Safety Slides With Tips On Boating (Table of Contents: 14)

The Archies / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie promotes boating safety by showing slides of the gang spending the day out on Reggie's boat.
Reprints
Keywords
boating safety

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie and Me Digest (Archie, 2017 series) #9.

Get The Message (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
children; teen
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx is having problems taking phone messages.
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Archie's Electronic Puzzler (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie shows you how to have fun solving puzzles using a calculator.

Reggie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie observes Archie stargazing, but Reggie is interested in a different type of heavenly bodies.

Guardian Devil (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie and Betty meet a boy who is living with his abusive, negligent uncle while his mother is in the hospital.
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Indexer Notes

Originally printed in Archie at Riverdale High (Archie, 1972 series) #28, which featured Archie at Riverdale instead of Archie.

Jughead's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie talk about changes to the movie theater.

Bikini Beat (Table of Contents: 20)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Annoyed that Archie and Reggie are ogling other girls, Betty and Veronica decide to wear something different to get their attention-but are beaten to it by a fully-clothed girl on the beach.
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Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 21)

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

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Genre
non-fiction; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica give advice to readers.

The Road To Health (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
When Mr. Weatherbee decides to keep the school gym open over the summer, Archie convinces him to join them for a workout.
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Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 23)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee offers to help Miss Beazly look for something.

The End Of A Season (Table of Contents: 24)

Pipsqueak / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Pipsqueak; Dad
Synopsis
Pipsqueak caddies for his dad for a round of golf.

Gift Rift (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie searches for a birthday gift for Veronica that will give him many happy returns as well.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story is told without captions or dialogue.

Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Leroy
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica take her cousin, Leroy, to the zoo. Veronica teaches Leroy about the ostrich.

Bus Tour (Table of Contents: 27)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
After a wild session, The Archies get lost in a fog on their way to their next gig.
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The Fame Game (Table of Contents: 28)

Hot Dog / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Hot Dog
Synopsis
Hot Dog thinks he's going to be famous.
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Jughead's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead asks Mr. Lodge about his family tree.

Corsage Mirage (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie shows up to take Veronica to the prom, but forgets to bring her a corsage.
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Chivalry Is Dead (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead criticizes Archie for carrying Veronica over a puddle of water.
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Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica wonder what Archie will do with his two-dollar bill.

The Callers (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Mary makes Fred help her clean up the house on the off-chance that The Grangers may stop by.
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Triple Header Teasers (Table of Contents: 34)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie, Jughead, and Reggie each provide a separate brain teaser.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What would you like me to paint on your board?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Holiday For Havoc
    Archie
  3. 2. A Problem Of Problems
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Rough Ruff!
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  6. 5. Do You Dig Me?
    Jughead
  7. 6. New Girl In Town
    Archie
  8. 7. Betty-Trick Photography
    Betty
  9. 8. Jughead's Gag Bag
    Jughead
  10. 9. Power Mad
    Big Moose
  11. 10. Camera Shy
    Archie
  12. 11. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  13. 12. A Cool Party
    Little Archie
  14. 13. Jughead's Gag Bag
    Jughead
  15. 14. Safety Slides With Tips On Boating
    The Archies
  16. 15. Get The Message
    Li'l Jinx
  17. 16. Archie's Electronic Puzzler
    Archie
  18. 17. Reggie's Gag Bag
    Reggie
  19. 18. Guardian Devil
    Archie
  20. 19. Jughead's Gag Bag
    Jughead
  21. 20. Bikini Beat
    Betty and Veronica
  22. 21. Dear Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  23. 22. The Road To Health
    Mr. Weatherbee
  24. 23. Mr. Weatherbee Gag Bag
    Mr. Weatherbee
  25. 24. The End Of A Season
    Pipsqueak
  26. 25. Gift Rift
    Archie
  27. 26. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  28. 27. Bus Tour
    The Archies
  29. 28. The Fame Game
    Hot Dog
  30. 29. Jughead's Gag Bag
    Jughead
  31. 30. Corsage Mirage
    Archie
  32. 31. Chivalry Is Dead
    Archie
  33. 32. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  34. 33. The Callers
    Archie
  35. 34. Triple Header Teasers
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