(July 2002)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price
2.19 USD; 2.69 CAD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year in Jan., Feb., Mar., Apr., June, July, Aug., Oct. and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library; Archie 60th Anniversary
Barcode
009128468525 75
Editing
Nelson Ribeiro; Victor Gorelick; Richard 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)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daddy! Look at Archie break-dancing!
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper

A Matter of Taste (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead and his Pals / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle

Crafty Cure (Table of Contents: 2)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Reprints

Dollar Dilemma (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie accidentally spends Mr. Lodge's lucky dollar.
Reprints

Now You're Cooking! (Table of Contents: 4)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Miss Phlips; Miss Beazley
Synopsis
Miss Grundy gets a letter from a TV cooking show.
Reprints

Inn Big Trouble! (Table of Contents: 5)

Ginger Lopez / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Job Jitters (Table of Contents: 6)

Pop Tate / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Nancy; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Russell
Synopsis
Pop Tate takes a vacation to get away from the shop and realizes how much he misses the kids.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pop's real name is given as Thomas.

Muscle Mania (Table of Contents: 7)

Dilton Doiley / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Barry Grossman ?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dilton bumps into an attractive girl jogging by and decides to get into shape.
Reprints

Attitudes (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica criticize Reggie for his archaic views toward women.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #40, writing is credited to Kathleen Webb and inks are credited to Jim DeCarlo.

Ol' Sax (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Berdej (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fred...it's Saturday, and you promised to clean out the basement!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Fred finds his old saxophone and sets in with the Archies for a school dance.
Reprints

Mr. & Ms. (Table of Contents: 10)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
While speculating on whether they'll marry some day, Veronica informs Archie that she doesn't intend to change her name upon marriage.
Reprints

Appreciation Day (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Ruth (credited)
Pencils
Hy Eisman (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lunch smells great, Mom!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie gets his mom flowers.
Reprints

Prom Qualm (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There! It's the best fitting tux I've ever made!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie stops to help an injured kitten on his way to the prom.
Reprints

Trading Places (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Daddy! Look at Archie break-dancing!"]
  2. 1. A Matter of Taste
    Jughead and his Pals
  3. 2. Crafty Cure
    Sabrina
  4. 3. Dollar Dilemma
    Archie
  5. 4. Now You're Cooking!
    Miss Grundy
  6. 5. Inn Big Trouble!
    Ginger Lopez
  7. 6. Job Jitters
    Pop Tate
  8. 7. Muscle Mania
    Dilton Doiley
  9. 8. Attitudes
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Ol' Sax
    Archie and the Gang
  11. 10. Mr. & Ms.
    Veronica
  12. 11. Appreciation Day
    Archie
  13. 12. Prom Qualm
    Archie and the Gang
  14. 13. Trading Places
    Jughead
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
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