(November 2002)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price
2.19 USD; 2.69 CAD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
?
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 78
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
Moose, would you prefer your pizza cut into six or eight slices?
Genre
teen
Characters
Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews

Don't Be a Sport (Table of Contents: 1)

Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Midge wants to go on a date that is not related to sports at all.
Reprints

The Long Hot Summer (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Synopsis
As school reopens, Betty tells Mr. Weatherbee and Ms. Grundy about Archie's summer.
Reprints

Wish Upon a Star! (Table of Contents: 3)

Ethel / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Bill Golliher
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Ethel sends a letter to a famous movie star asking him to be her prom date.
Reprints

Egypt 'Ya Good (Table of Contents: 4)

Sabrina / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent; Bill Golliher
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Sabrina; Cleopatra; Salem; Marc Antony; Harvey; Jennifer; Amy; Minnie Garthney; Archie (cameo)
Synopsis
Sabrina must convince Cleopatra to return to Egypt so she won't be erased from history.
Reprints
Keywords
Cleopatra; dating show; Egypt; Egyptian; TV

Indexer Notes

Unknown assistant worked on inks.

Includes Parts 1, 2, 3, and 4.

Jenny McCarthy is spoofed as Minnie Garthney and her show Singled Out as Soloed Out.

Strange Student (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Miss Grundy wonders why Archie is behaving himself.
Reprints

Rhyme Time (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jim; Tim; Archie Andrews (dream sequence); Veronica Lodge (dream sequence); Moose Mason (dream sequence); Midge Klump (dream sequence); Pop Tate (dream sequence); Jughead Jones (dream sequence); Dilton Doiley (dream sequence); Hiram Lodge (dream sequence); Chuck Clayton (dream sequence); Reggie Mantle (dream sequence); Mr. Weatherbee (dream sequence)
Synopsis
Betty falls asleep after reading nursery rhymes to the twins she is babysitting and dreams of her friends participating in various fractured nursery rhymes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reggie Mantle and Mr. Weatherbee appear in this story in altered forms, Mantle as a giant rat with a fiddle, and Weatherbee as a giant bee.

Cheryl's Blossomy Looks (Table of Contents: 7)

Cheryl Blossom / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom
Synopsis
Fashion illustrations of Cheryl Blossom.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie didn’t really make the card disappear!

Out Numbered (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Miss Beazly; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Miss Grundy thinks her authority is being eroded when no one will let her see what Betty has been writing in class.
Reprints

Jug’s Jukes 50’s Style (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Clean Scene (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie wants to start a cleanup campaign.
Reprints

I Get It (Table of Contents: 12)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did you get the ...ahem... love letter I mailed you, Li'l Jinx?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Jinx breaks Charley's heart.
Reprints

No Holds Barred (Table of Contents: 13)

Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can bend bars with my bare hands, Li'l Jinx!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Charley brags about his strength.
Reprints

A Zest for the West (Table of Contents: 14)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Superintendent Hassel
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee bans western-style clothing at the school in anticipation of a visiting dignitary.
Reprints

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

Betty’s Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ringggg
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty jumps out of the shower to answer the phone, only to find that she heard a sound effect from her television.
Reprints

Don't Mime Me (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
A mime at the mall annoys Veronica but later she discovers he is really a hot boy.
Reprints
Keywords
mime

Ad About You (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Fred is worried that Archie sees too much advertising so he takes him fishing to get away from the tv commercials.
Reprints
Keywords
advertising; fishing

E-Mail Call (Table of Contents: 18)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When Veronica's computer dies and she's unable to maintain e-mail contact with her global friends, everyone assumes she's sick.
Reprints

Staged Fright! (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Ernie Colon
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Moose, would you prefer your pizza cut into six or eight slices?"]
  2. 1. Don't Be a Sport
    Moose
  3. 2. The Long Hot Summer
    Archie
  4. 3. Wish Upon a Star!
    Ethel
  5. 4. Egypt 'Ya Good
    Sabrina
  6. 5. Strange Student
    Archie
  7. 6. Rhyme Time
    Betty
  8. 7. Cheryl's Blossomy Looks
    Cheryl Blossom
  9. 8. ["Archie didn’t really make the card disappear!"]
    Archie’s Gag Bag
  10. 9. Out Numbered
    Archie and the Gang
  11. 10. Jug’s Jukes 50’s Style
    Jughead
  12. 11. Clean Scene
    Archie
  13. 12. I Get It
    Li'l Jinx
  14. 13. No Holds Barred
    Charley
  15. 14. A Zest for the West
    Mr. Weatherbee
  16. 15. ["Ringggg"]
    Betty’s Pin-Up
  17. 16. Don't Mime Me
    Betty and Veronica
  18. 17. Ad About You
    Archie
  19. 18. E-Mail Call
    Veronica
  20. 19. Staged Fright!
    Archie and the Gang
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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