(August 1982)

Archie, 1973 Series
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Price
1.00 USD
Pages
?
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
0271000699455
Editing
?
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)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, Veronica! Did I get soaked picking up this package for you! What's in it?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Keywords
aliens; cooking; umbrella

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie #146

A Time for Love (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Professor Flutesnoot; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Professor Flutesnoot assumes the worse when he sees students showing affection in the hallways.
Reprints

Paint Restraint (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie; Betty; Veronica; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Veronica grows jealous when Betty coaxes Archie into helping her paint fire hydrants.
Reprints

Making the Scene (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie finally has enough money to treat Veronica to dinner at a fancy restaurant.
Reprints

Housecleaning (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Councilman Crumbit; Bill Broome
Synopsis
Archie tries to turn the gang against a corrupt councilman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No credits given, but art appears to be in Lucey's early-'70s style.

Script identifiable as Doyle by his distinctive writing mannerisms.

Plague Take It (Table of Contents: 5)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie convinces Moose that Midge has a disease called "sagacity" and that it is very contagious. Moose gets sick with worry about Midge. Meanwhile, Reggie is going on dates with Midge. Midge gives Jughead money to buy Moose a gift, so he buys a dictionary and encourages him to look up the word "sagacity."
Reprints

Sight Delight (Table of Contents: 6)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Cora
Synopsis
Reggie is the last thing Cora sees every night and the first thing she sees in the morning.
Reprints

Stop, Look and -- (Table of Contents: 7)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sorry, Greg! I can't come out to play. I'm being punished!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg; Merry Holliday
Synopsis
The word "look" has gotten Li'l Jinx in trouble.
Reprints

Date Fate (Table of Contents: 8)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason [in photograph on table]
Synopsis
Midge promised she wouldn't go out with Reggie, so they are staying in.
Reprints

Motion Notion (Table of Contents: 9)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie has seen art that walks.
Reprints

Power Play (Table of Contents: 10)

The Archies / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews, Jughead Jones, Reggie Mantle]; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
lip synch
Reprints
Keywords
music

The Defense Rests (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie decide to take the rap for something they didn't do to shake up Mr. Weatherbee's confidence.
Reprints

Little Girl Lost (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Penelope; Venus
Synopsis
Archie helps a little lost girl on the beach.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Boy, Veronica! Did I get soaked picking up this package for you! What's in it?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. A Time for Love
    Archie
  3. 2. Paint Restraint
    Archie
  4. 3. Making the Scene
    Archie
  5. 4. Housecleaning
    Archie
  6. 5. Plague Take It
    Reggie
  7. 6. Sight Delight
    Reggie
  8. 7. Stop, Look and --
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. Date Fate
    Reggie
  10. 9. Motion Notion
    Reggie
  11. 10. Power Play
    The Archies
  12. 11. The Defense Rests
    Archie
  13. 12. Little Girl Lost
    Archie
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