(May 2003)

Archie, 1974 Series
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Price
2.39 USD; 2.89 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
Barcode
071896468526 82
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
Veronica, have you worked out with dumbbells before?
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle

Bug-Busters (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Professor Flutesnoot; Waldo Weatherbee; Svenson; Miss Phlips
Synopsis
Dilton and Professor Flutesnoot create a mechanical bug that Archie accidentally causes to go out of control.
Reprints

Food for Thought (Table of Contents: 2)

Salem / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Salem
Synopsis
Salem cons his way into a fish snack.
Reprints

Ready But Unsteady (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Gigi
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx experiments with wearing high heels.
Reprints

Germ Warfare (Table of Contents: 4)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Harvey Kinkle; Amy
Synopsis
To stop Amy from annoying her, Sabrina reduces her to microscopic size.
Reprints

Gowns of Renown (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jeff Shultz ?
Inks
Al Milgrom ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica auctions off her expensive gowns for pennies on the dollar for charity.
Reprints

Quick Quiz (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge tries to hint to Archie that it's getting late.
Reprints

Male Travail (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hear a girl over at Lakeville High is trying out for the basketball team!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Professor Flutesnoot; Bonnie
Synopsis
Dilton believes in total equality for girls trying out for boy's sports, but then he loses access to a lab because a girl student has reserved it.
Reprints

Relatively Speaking (Table of Contents: 8)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Horn Scorn (Table of Contents: 9)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Reprints

Sight Plight (Table of Contents: 10)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Geraldine Grundy
Reprints

Clothes Minded!! (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
teen

The Worry-er Princess (Table of Contents: 12)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, you didn't tell me your cousin Aliza was here!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Cousin Aliza; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty's little cousin Aliza thinks she's a warrior princess.
Reprints

Cat Call (Table of Contents: 13)

Sabrina’s Cat Salem / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Salem
Reprints

Taste Disgrace (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge thinks he's caught Archie taking something out of his refrigerator.
Reprints

Game Plan (Table of Contents: 15)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Harvey
Reprints

Undercover Blossom (Table of Contents: 16)

Cheryl Blossom / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom [as herself and as Shirley Merriwether]; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Jason Blossom; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Using her Shirley Merriwether identity, Cheryl enrolls in Riverdale High in order to sow discontent between Archie, Betty and Veronica, hoping to break the triangle up and move in.
Reprints

The Hole Truth (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, how'd you like to earn a fast dollar!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie delivers a suit to a vaudeville performer but it gets dropped in mud and tar and then soaked in acid when he tries to clean it. He pays Jughead to buy a replacement but when Archie finally delivers the suit the performer cuts holes in it and pours acid on in to use as a tramp costume.
Reprints

Stuck on You (Table of Contents: 18)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Harvey Kinkle; Cousin Esmeralda; Salem
Synopsis
Sabrina has to babysit Esmeralda and keep her from performing magic in front of Harvey.
Reprints

Fair Is Fair (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge is upset because Archie spends too much time in his house.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #277.

Plant One On Me! (Table of Contents: 20)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Sabrina; Hilda Spellman; Zelda Spellman; Sabrina; Fern; Amy
Synopsis
Cousin Fern comes to visit.
Reprints

Empress Veronica (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica compare the dreams they had the previous night.
Reprints
Keywords
dream

Flip Flop! (Table of Contents: 22)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Dilton takes Reggie to his martial arts class.
Reprints
Keywords
martial arts
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Veronica, have you worked out with dumbbells before?"]
  2. 1. Bug-Busters
    Archie
  3. 2. Food for Thought
    Salem
  4. 3. Ready But Unsteady
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Germ Warfare
    Sabrina
  6. 5. Gowns of Renown
    Veronica
  7. 6. Quick Quiz
    Archie
  8. 7. Male Travail
    Archie
  9. 8. Relatively Speaking
    Sabrina
  10. 9. Horn Scorn
    Reggie
  11. 10. Sight Plight
    Reggie
  12. 11. Clothes Minded!!
    Archie
  13. 12. The Worry-er Princess
    Betty
  14. 13. Cat Call
    Sabrina’s Cat Salem
  15. 14. Taste Disgrace
    Archie
  16. 15. Game Plan
    Sabrina
  17. 16. Undercover Blossom
    Cheryl Blossom
  18. 17. The Hole Truth
    Archie
  19. 18. Stuck on You
    Sabrina
  20. 19. Fair Is Fair
    Archie
  21. 20. Plant One On Me!
    Sabrina
  22. 21. Empress Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  23. 22. Flip Flop!
    Dilton
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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