(March 1982)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price
0.95 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Barcode
0271000699739
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed); Bill Woggon (Katy Keene figure)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed); ? (Katy Keene figure)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of course, I'm payin' attention, Dad...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Josie McCoy [inset]; Katy Keene [inset]; Sabrina Spellman [inset] Salem [inset]

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie's TV Laugh-Out #26.

The Champion (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mary lights into Fred after he criticizes the music Archie likes to listen to.
Reprints

An Evening To Remember (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
After embarrassing Veronica by asking her to split the check at a restaurant, Archie finds himself on the outs.
Reprints

Gift Rapped (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Tale of the Tiger (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Winter Wonderland (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Salem
Synopsis
Sabrina uses her magic in various ways when she joins her friends for some winter fun.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The author mistakenly refers to Salem as "she".

Bad Performance (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Ghostly Riddles (Table of Contents: 7)

Sabrina / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Reprints

[Archie's Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie's fun fact about diamonds isn't the same as Veronica's.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

My Gain Is Your Loss (Table of Contents: 9)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Reprints

The Discovery (Table of Contents: 10)

Mr. Flutesnoot / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Reprints

Mr. Svenson Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 11)

Svenson the janitor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Svenson the janitor; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Svenson has a message that he can't get to Mr. Weatherbee in time.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

Around the Whirl (Table of Contents: 12)

Pop Tate / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

The Horse of Portugal (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Article on a breed of horse native to Portugal.
Reprints

Where the Action Is (Table of Contents: 14)

Little Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Little Archie asks Jughead for money and expects an honest answer.
Reprints

The Cooking Lesson (Table of Contents: 15)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Li'l Jinx Quiz (Table of Contents: 16)

Li'l Jinx / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Messin Lesson (Table of Contents: 17)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jon D'Agostino
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Reprints

[The Thread Picker] (Table of Contents: 18)

Sabrina Tricks / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints

Snow Glow (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
?
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie hate the snow until Betty brings up a benefit of the snowfall.
Reprints

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

Katy Keene / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon (signed)
Pencils
Bill Woggon (signed)
Inks
Hazel Marten
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Kathryn Bill

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hate to do this
Genre
humor; fashion
Characters
Katy Keene; Errol Swoon; Danny O'Connel; Sis; K.O Kelly; Randy Van Ronson; Chubby
Synopsis
As a publicity ploy, the studio sets Katy up with a dinner date with Errol Swoon, a fact that doesn't please K.O. or Randy in the least.

Once Upon a Mattress (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Hap will read Jinx a bedtime story once Jinx stops bouncing off the bed.
Reprints

Torrid Text (Table of Contents: 22)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie James; Melody Valentine; Pepper; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis
Pepper accidentally gives Alexander the wrong notebook and the girls must retrieve it before their intimate secrets are all compromised.
Reprints

A Coal Goal (Table of Contents: 23)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Oh, Say Can You Ski? (Table of Contents: 24)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

[Jughead's Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead gives Archie a movie recommendation.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

Young In Heart (Table of Contents: 26)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Haggly; Prof. Flutesnoot; Svenson the janitor
Synopsis
Stung by criticism that her look is outdated and unattractive, Miss Grundy tries a more contemporary look, then immediately fears being laughed at.
Reprints

Moon Madness (Table of Contents: 27)

Super Duck / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Fagaly
Pencils
Al Fagaly
Inks
Al Fagaly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy; Major Heddache
Synopsis
Super Duck demonstrates a new jet engine he invented for the military.
Reprints

[Big Moose Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose tells Reggie a vending machine is broken.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

What's In a Name (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Reprints

Sounding Off (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie's Pop / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Reprints

Icecapades (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Irritated that Reggie's prowess at barrel-jumping has impressed Betty and Veronica, Archie decides to jump one extra, with disastrous results.

Cold Day in July (Table of Contents: 32)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Even Veronica becomes incensed by the cavalier manner in which Archie treats Betty and insists he take her out. But when Archie shows up for the date, Betty is so ecstatic that she becomes her own worst enemy.
Reprints

The Key To the Problem (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Reprints

First Aid (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Hap tries to treat Jinx's injured knee. But first he must deal with her shrill screaming.
Reprints

Bubble Trouble (Table of Contents: 35)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]; The Rock Critic; Little Harry
Synopsis
The Archies are dismissed by an influential music publication as "bubblegum". The critic suggests they attend a Little Harry concert to learn what real rock is. But Little Harry is more of a fan than anyone suspects.
Reprints

Explanation Fascination (Table of Contents: 36)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Reprints

Dark Lark (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Reprints

Knuckle Chuckle (Table of Contents: 38)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Reprints

[Reggie Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 39)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Prof. Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Reggie gets a shot in on a visiting Russian exchange student.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Of course, I'm payin' attention, Dad..."]
    Archie
  2. 1. The Champion
    Archie
  3. 2. An Evening To Remember
    Archie
  4. 3. Gift Rapped
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Tale of the Tiger
    Archie
  6. 5. Winter Wonderland
    Archie
  7. 6. Bad Performance
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. Ghostly Riddles
    Sabrina
  9. 8. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  10. 9. My Gain Is Your Loss
    Mr. Weatherbee
  11. 10. The Discovery
    Mr. Flutesnoot
  12. 11. Mr. Svenson Gag Bag
    Svenson the janitor
  13. 12. Around the Whirl
    Pop Tate
  14. 13. The Horse of Portugal
  15. 14. Where the Action Is
    Little Archie
  16. 15. The Cooking Lesson
    Little Archie
  17. 16. Li'l Jinx Quiz
    Li'l Jinx
  18. 17. Messin Lesson
    Sabrina
  19. 18. [The Thread Picker]
    Sabrina Tricks
  20. 19. Snow Glow
    Jughead
  21. 20. ["I hate to do this"]
    Katy Keene
  22. 21. Once Upon a Mattress
    Li'l Jinx
  23. 22. Torrid Text
    Josie
  24. 23. A Coal Goal
    Li'l Jinx
  25. 24. Oh, Say Can You Ski?
    Coach Kleats
  26. 25. [Jughead's Gag Bag]
    Jughead
  27. 26. Young In Heart
    Miss Grundy
  28. 27. Moon Madness
    Super Duck
  29. 28. [Big Moose Gag Bag]
    Big Moose
  30. 29. What's In a Name
    Archie
  31. 30. Sounding Off
    Archie's Pop
  32. 31. Icecapades
    Archie
  33. 32. Cold Day in July
    Betty and Veronica
  34. 33. The Key To the Problem
    Archie
  35. 34. First Aid
    Li'l Jinx
  36. 35. Bubble Trouble
    The Archies
  37. 36. Explanation Fascination
    Big Moose
  38. 37. Dark Lark
    Archie
  39. 38. Knuckle Chuckle
    Reggie
  40. 39. [Reggie Gag Bag]
    Reggie
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