(January 1994)

Archie, 1989 Series
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Price
2.75 USD; 2.75 CAD
Pages
196
Indicia Frequency
6 times a year in Jan., Mar., May, July, Sept., and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Indexers copy missing pages. Two stories need to be confirmed with page counts and title information, and possibly any missing sequences between the two stories needs to be added.


[Student Art Show] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle

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

Captain Crunch / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Bet (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited); Nanci Dakesian (credited)
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead bets Ethel she can't do what he can do on a skateboard, if he loses he has to take her to the dance.
Keywords
skateboarding

Pie Pal (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead has a new friend, because they ordered pizza.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Quaker Oatmeal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tap Flap (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead is making a sculpture of Archie.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Pep Rep (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead buys new dog food for Hot Dog.
Reprints

Skateboard Fever (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are skateboarding inside the school and get caught by Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints
Keywords
skateboarding

Birds of a Feather (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie asks Jughead to go to Veronica's house and get the book he loaned Veronica.
Reprints

The Thing Maker (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie 1 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead 1; Archie 1; Betty 1; Veronica 1; Reggie 1; Moose 1
Synopsis
Nobody knows what Jughead's invention is.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #58.

Teacher's Fret (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Reggie is sent to the principal's office for putting a tack on Professor Flutesnoot's chair.

Punch Crunch (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie lost a boxing match.
Reprints
Keywords
boxing

Credit Crumb (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead asks Pop Tate about his credit.
Reprints

Ward Reward (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is in the hospital and Jughead thinks Archie is lucky as he will miss school.
Reprints
Keywords
hospital

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Sunsoft; Nintendo / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Corrupter (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead as Captain Hero / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; superhero
Characters
Captain Hero [Jughead Jones]; Corrupter; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The Corrupter turns everybody in Riverdale evil until Captain Hero finds a way to defeat him.
Reprints

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

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

Test Jest (Table of Contents: 18)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose gives Reggie an eye test.
Reprints

Sympathy Pains (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie plays sick to attract girls but he ends up attracting the wrath of all the girls' boyfriends.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

For Home the Bell Tolls (Table of Contents: 21)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose is homesick.

Tin-Horn Tycoon (Table of Contents: 22)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Moose just lost a thousand dollars.

Everything's Coming Up Roses (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Hot Dog keeps eating the neighbor's flowers but Jughead tries to fix the situation.
Reprints

Speed King (Table of Contents: 24)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Pop tells Jughead he should go to the zoo.
Reprints

Time Tells (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie almost runs down Mr. Weatherbee in his car.
Reprints

Fear Fare (Table of Contents: 26)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie is scared that Moose is going to pull his arms off.
Reprints

The Back and Blues (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie mishears a private conversation between Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy, then spreads the rumor that Mr. Weatherbee is retiring.
Reprints

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

Lifesavers / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Nobedience School (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Hot Dog; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Hot Dog steals Jughead's lunch and leads him to school.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from the index of the original printing.

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

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

[Jughead paints a ham] (Table of Contents: 31)

Jughead's Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead paints a ham but Hot Dog eats it before he can.

The Cure (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
When Archie can't get to school on time Mr. Weatherbee assigns Jughead to make sure Archie comes to school on time.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from original printing in Archie (Archie, 1962 series) #318.

The Sporting Life (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Ethel tries to catch Jughead by luring him in with food.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A sign in the background says "Samm for Mayor".

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

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

The Tin Man (Table of Contents: 35)

Big Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie tricks Moose into thinking that the robot he built can talk.
Reprints

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

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

Spry Reply (Table of Contents: 37)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee asks Jughead if he knows what time it is.
Reprints

Trick Shtick (Table of Contents: 38)

Hot Dog / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead tries to teach Hot Dog to fetch his slippers.
Reprints

Watch the Birdie (Table of Contents: 39)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
The boys try playing pranks on Mr. Weatherbee and filming his reactions, a la the TV show "Candid Camera."
Reprints

Tragic Magic (Table of Contents: 40)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead wins a magic competition when he makes an entire buffet disappear.
Reprints

Wrap Up (Table of Contents: 41)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tries to wrap a birthday present for Archie.
Reprints

Pardon My Dream (Table of Contents: 42)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Jones
Synopsis
Jughead has a nightmare.
Reprints

Flivver Quiver (Table of Contents: 43)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie's girlfriend has to help push his car.
Reprints

Big Gig (Table of Contents: 44)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee wants to be a huge success.
Reprints

Collect Call (Table of Contents: 45)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley (cameo); Moose Mason (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie objects to paying fifty cents a month for new insurance coverage against accidents in the gym, but of course he becomes the first one eligible to collect.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

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

Kick Shtick (Table of Contents: 47)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Archie is kicked off the football team for missing another extra point.
Reprints
Keywords
football

Long Overdue (Table of Contents: 48)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; unidentified librarian
Synopsis
When the library refuses to allow Jughead to borrow a reference book, he gets a tape recorder and begins dictating the book's contents onto a tape recorder.
Reprints
Keywords
library

Play to Win (Table of Contents: 49)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Cyrus T. Gotrocks; Waldo Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Coach Kleats; Moose Mason; Coach Clayton
Synopsis
Cyrus T. Gotrocks-- a very wealthy man-- promises to donate enough money to get a new library for Riverdale High School, then tries to weasel out of the agreement.
Reprints
Keywords
football; library; soap opera

Indexer Notes

This story is told in two parts.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

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

Test Pattern (Table of Contents: 51)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead gives Moose some simple tips to help him pass a test.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Copy indexed from is missing pages so the name of this story is unknown to the indexer.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53) (Expand) /

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

Storm Warning (Table of Contents: 54)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead is convinced a blizzard is coming and stocks up on supplies.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55) (Expand) /

Editor's Notebook / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56) (Expand) /

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

Pie Pitfall (Table of Contents: 57)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead makes a mistake and ends up with a pizza pie a la mode.
Reprints
Keywords
pizza

Special Delivery (Table of Contents: 58)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Midge asks Jughead to deliver a torch to the drama club, which ends with Reggie getting punched by Moose.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 59) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60) (Expand) /

Game Genie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61) (Expand) /

Tiger Electronics; Jurassic Park / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Student Art Show]
    Jughead
  2. 1. ["Just can't get that crunch out of your head!"]
    Captain Crunch
  3. 2. The Bet
    Jughead
  4. 3. Pie Pal
    Jughead
  5. 4. ["Quaker Oatmeal Kids' Choice"]
    Quaker Oatmeal
  6. 5. Tap Flap
    Archie
  7. 6. ["TMNT the Movie III"]
  8. 7. Pep Rep
    Jughead
  9. 8. Skateboard Fever
    Jughead
  10. 9. Birds of a Feather
    Jughead
  11. 10. The Thing Maker
    Archie 1
  12. 11. Teacher's Fret
    Reggie
  13. 12. Punch Crunch
    Archie
  14. 13. Credit Crumb
    Jughead
  15. 14. Ward Reward
    Jughead
  16. 15. ["Speedy Gonzales"]
    Sunsoft; Nintendo
  17. 16. The Corrupter
    Jughead as Captain Hero
  18. 17. ["What a Deal!"]
  19. 18. Test Jest
    Reggie
  20. 19. Sympathy Pains
    Jughead
  21. 20. ["TMNT Universe 3-issue offer"]
  22. 21. For Home the Bell Tolls
    Moose
  23. 22. Tin-Horn Tycoon
    Moose
  24. 23. Everything's Coming Up Roses
    Jughead
  25. 24. Speed King
    Jughead
  26. 25. Time Tells
    Archie
  27. 26. Fear Fare
    Reggie
  28. 27. The Back and Blues
    Archie
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Lifesavers
  30. 29. Nobedience School
    Jughead
  31. 30. ["It's an Archie Trading Card paradise"]
  32. 31. [Jughead paints a ham]
    Jughead's Dipsy Doodles
  33. 32. The Cure
    Archie
  34. 33. The Sporting Life
    Jughead
  35. 34. ["Deck the halls with loads of laughter!"]
  36. 35. The Tin Man
    Big Moose
  37. 36. ["13 is your lucky number"]
  38. 37. Spry Reply
    Jughead
  39. 38. Trick Shtick
    Hot Dog
  40. 39. Watch the Birdie
    Archie
  41. 40. Tragic Magic
    Jughead
  42. 41. Wrap Up
    Jughead
  43. 42. Pardon My Dream
    Jughead
  44. 43. Flivver Quiver
    Archie
  45. 44. Big Gig
    Reggie
  46. 45. Collect Call
    Archie
  47. 46. ["Top 10 reasons to subscribe to an Archie comic"]
  48. 47. Kick Shtick
    Archie
  49. 48. Long Overdue
    Jughead
  50. 49. Play to Win
    Archie
  51. 50. ["Keep your shirt on!"]
  52. 51. Test Pattern
    Jughead
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
  54. 53. ["Catch me if you can!"]
  55. 54. Storm Warning
    Jughead
  56. 55. [no title indexed]
    Editor's Notebook
  57. 56. ["Archie Americana Series"]
  58. 57. Pie Pitfall
    Jughead
  59. 58. Special Delivery
    Jughead
  60. 59. ["Join Archie and the American Museum of Natural History's young ecologists club!"]
  61. 60. ["Gear Up!"]
    Game Genie
  62. 61. ["Danger at your fingertips!"]
    Tiger Electronics; Jurassic Park
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