(September 1980)

Archie, 1974 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
Close-Up, Inc.
Barcode
0271000699709
Editing
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Color
color
Dimensions
standard US digest size
Paper Stock
cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reggie's paddle boat never runs out of gas!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Cosmo the Merry Martian (cameo); Sabrina Spellman (cameo); Li'l Jinx (cameo); Pipsqueak (cameo); Super Duck (cameo); Moose Mason (cameo)
Keywords
movie; paddle boat

Indexer Notes

It appears the framing drawing is by a different artist than the main illustration. There's also the aspect of Archie watching himself on the screen.

Redrawn from the cover of Pep #270

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

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The Beat (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones]; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
The vibrations from the music when the Archie's practice is too much for Mr. Andrews.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Curtain Going Down (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Water! Help! Water!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ssssh -- daddy's having an important financial meeting!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

The Sad Sack (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Tsk! Now isn't simply screamingly hideous?
Genre
humor; fashion; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Tompkins; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; fashion writer
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Veronica - Just Like at Home! (Table of Contents: 6)

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Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
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Joe Edwards

Characters
Veronica Lodge
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Big Moose Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Single-cell animals reproduce by splitting into two entities!
Characters
science teacher; Moose Malone

A Static Situation! (Table of Contents: 8)

Super Duck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Al Fagaly
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Al Fagaly
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's go to a movie tonight, Supe!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Uwanna Duck
Reprints

Tennis Menace (Table of Contents: 9)

Sabrina the Teenage Witch / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladr
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
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Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh! Imagine being invited to the home of Bruce van Klodd III, the handsomest and richest boy in town!
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Greta the Fairy Witch Mother; Bruce Van Klodd III; Rosalind
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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I've got some good news and some bad news about the date I got for you!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews

For Whom the Bowl Tolls (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Gosh! Half the chicks in town are here to watch our grudge match!
Genre
humor; sports; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Perfect Pair (Table of Contents: 12)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoops! There goes Josie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Valerie; Alan M.; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica, just look at the amount you.ve charged on your credit card!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge

Weather or Not (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Er...Li'l Jinx,,,
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg; Li'l Jinx's father
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Beach Ban (Table of Contents: 15)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Hot Dog! Go Home! You can't come to the beach!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog; beach patrolman
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Jug! How's your vacation going?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Who Do You Trust (Table of Contents: 17)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No! Sampson Smythe is not a permissive parent!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
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Bingo - Some Catch Maze (Table of Contents: 18)

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Bingo Wilkin
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Miss Grundy Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, class--
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper

Out of Sight (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, will you please...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
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Dream Dust (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 2.75 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey droopy-lids!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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D-uh! That crook, Reggie tried to sell me that toll bridge that crosses the creek!
Characters
Moose; Archie Andrews
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here are a few newspaper article I've saved pertaining to federal legislation!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy

Venus Bound (Table of Contents: 24)

Cosmo the Merry Martian / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reichs
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
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Letters
Terry Szenics

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Omigosh! A foreign rocketship --- headed this way!
Genre
adventure; humor; science fiction
Characters
Cosmo; Orbi; Professor Thimk; Astra; Jojo (dog); Moonlings; The Gillywump
Reprints

Josie - When and Where Puzzle (Table of Contents: 25)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
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Characters
Josie
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Mr. Lodge! Watching the candidates I see!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews

Looks Aren't Everything (Table of Contents: 27)

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

Script
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoops!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Tony Trask
Reprints

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

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

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typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am 12 years old and very interested in gymnastics.
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

A Day at the Beach (Table of Contents: 29)

Pipsqueak / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't seem to find a spot, dear!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Pipsqueak; nmom; dad
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A Rude Awakening (Table of Contents: 30)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I suppose you have a good reason for this!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
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If I Had a Hammer (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
And the gorilla says "No, and at these prices you're not likely to!"
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Reggie's paddle boat never runs out of gas!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Beat
    The Archies
  4. 3. Curtain Going Down
    Jughead
  5. 4. ["Ssssh -- daddy's having an important financial meeting!"]
    Veronica's Gag Bag
  6. 5. The Sad Sack
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Veronica - Just Like at Home!
  8. 7. ["Single-cell animals reproduce by splitting into two entities!"]
    Big Moose Gag Bag
  9. 8. A Static Situation!
    Super Duck
  10. 9. Tennis Menace
    Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  11. 10. ["I've got some good news and some bad news about the date I got for you!"]
    Reggie's Gag Bag
  12. 11. For Whom the Bowl Tolls
    Reggie
  13. 12. Perfect Pair
    Josie
  14. 13. ["Veronica, just look at the amount you.ve charged on your credit card!"]
    Mr. Lodge Gag Bag
  15. 14. Weather or Not
    Li'l Jinx
  16. 15. Beach Ban
    Hot Dog
  17. 16. ["Hi, Jug! How's your vacation going?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  18. 17. Who Do You Trust
    That Wilkin Boy
  19. 18. Bingo - Some Catch Maze
  20. 19. ["Now, class--"]
    Miss Grundy Gag Bag
  21. 20. Out of Sight
    Archie
  22. 21. Dream Dust
    Jughead
  23. 22. ["D-uh! That crook, Reggie tried to sell me that toll bridge that crosses the creek!"]
  24. 23. ["Here are a few newspaper article I've saved pertaining to federal legislation!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  25. 24. Venus Bound
    Cosmo the Merry Martian
  26. 25. Josie - When and Where Puzzle
  27. 26. ["Hi, Mr. Lodge! Watching the candidates I see!"]
    Mr. Lodge Gag Bag
  28. 27. Looks Aren't Everything
    Betty and Veronica
  29. 28. ["I am 12 years old and very interested in gymnastics."]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  30. 29. A Day at the Beach
    Pipsqueak
  31. 30. A Rude Awakening
    Jughead
  32. 31. If I Had a Hammer
    Archie
  33. 32. ["And the gorilla says "No, and at these prices you're not likely to!""]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  34. 33. ["Hey! Who's Pat the Brat?"]
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
  36. 35. ["Fantastic! Good things come in little packages!"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
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