(March 1993)

Archie, 1983 Series
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Pages
100
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
071896468557
Editing
Nanci Tsetsekas

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Alison Flood (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Apparently the person who designed the miniskirt never wore one in this weather!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Keywords
snow

It's a Small World (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dave Manak
Inks
Ken Selig
Colors
Nanci Tsetsekas
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Caramel
Synopsis
Betty daydreams of a romantic trip with Archie photographing things around the world.

Indexer Notes

The colorist mistakenly colors Betty's cat Caramel white.

The V.I.P. (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Nanci Tsetsekas
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Charley brags about his new position.
Reprints

Weather Warning (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Reprints

Up for Grabs (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Some credits taken from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest #209.

Mystery Message (Table of Contents: 5)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Gus LeMoine
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is curious about the message Moose had Midge deliver to Reggie.
Reprints

Rocky Romance (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Gus LeMoine
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty will take any attention from Archie that she can get.
Reprints

Made Service (Table of Contents: 7)

Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley / 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
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Charley has a very personal birthday gift for his mother.
Reprints

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

Big Ethel Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your fur jacket is a good imitation of mink, Ethel
Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Ethel's jacket is attracting the wrong kind of attention.
Reprints

Height Plight (Table of Contents: 9)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. ?
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
A rival high school basketball coach tries to psyche out the Riverdale team.
Reprints

Heave Peeve (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Fred is faced with a choice between his son's health and his peaceful evening.
Reprints

Gym Trim (Table of Contents: 11)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Kurt Schaffenberger

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica takes advantage of her father's preoccupation with his personal trainer.
Reprints
Keywords
exercise; personal trainer

Foot Fault (Table of Contents: 12)

Sabrina the Teenage Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Reprints

Jump Chump (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and a trampoline equals trouble.
Reprints

Unpopular Mechanics (Table of Contents: 14)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Gallagher
Pencils
Dave Manak
Inks
Dave Manak
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When this story is reprinted in Archie's Pals 'n' Gals Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1992 series) #117. the logo is changed from "Veronica" to "Dilton".

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

Jughead Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You mean you've been sitting here
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty is aghast to find Jughead ice fishing in a blowing wind in just a sweatshirt.
Reprints

Hill Spill (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go looking for where Reggie drove his snowmobile off a cliff.
Reprints

Wild Child (Table of Contents: 17)

Leroy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
humor
Reprints

[Miss Grundy Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Nanci Tsetsekas
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty counsels Miss Grundy on losing a choice assignment to Prof. Flutesnoot.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

That's Incredible (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Reprints

[Archie's Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Nanci Tsetsekas
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tries to get his dad to buy a digital projection clock.
Reprints

Scents-ation (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Reprints

Art Official Ingredients (Table of Contents: 22)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Gallagher ?
Pencils
Dave Manak
Inks
Dave Manak
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Boris Aurorealis
Synopsis
Veronica demands that a famous impressionist paint her yearly portrait and quickly comes to regret the choice.
Reprints

[Assignment: Paint toaster and TV set] (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead's Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Nanci Tsetsekas
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead gets his paintings of a TV set and a toaster cross-wired.
Reprints

Young at Heart (Table of Contents: 24)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Smithers the butler; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica cons her father and Smithers into a snowball fight.
Reprints
Keywords
snowball fight

Order Ardor (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead tries to order off of the kiddie menu in a restaurant.
Reprints

Clerk Smirk (Table of Contents: 26)

Big Ethel / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Gus LeMoine
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ethel takes a job in a men's clothing store to meet guys.
Reprints

Bright Plight (Table of Contents: 27)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Gus LeMoine
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tries to cheer up Mr. Lodge.
Reprints

Perfection Plus (Table of Contents: 28)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica details her idea of a perfect mate.
Reprints

Stringin' Along (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are shown a trained parrot.
Reprints

Horse Laugh (Table of Contents: 30)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Josie McCoy; Alan Mayberry; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis
Alex matches his snowmobile against Alan's horse to see who can get supplies to a snowed in family first.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #252, inks are credited to Rudy Lapick.

Hat Spat (Table of Contents: 31)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica demands that Jughead not wear his trademark beanie in a fancy restaurant.
Reprints

Helping Yelping (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Even Jughead can get tired of cafeteria food after a while.
Reprints

Do No Evil (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
Nanci Tsetsekas
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Reprints

Finishing Touch (Table of Contents: 34)

Li'l Jinx's Chum, Greg / 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

Kiss Remiss (Table of Contents: 35)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge has more disparaging remarks for Archie.
Reprints

News Ruse (Table of Contents: 36)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
What's good news for Archie isn't necessarily good news for Betty.
Reprints

The Week-Enders (Table of Contents: 37)

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

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Apparently the person who designed the miniskirt never wore one in this weather!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. It's a Small World
    Betty
  3. 2. The V.I.P.
    Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley
  4. 3. Weather Warning
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Up for Grabs
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Mystery Message
    Moose
  7. 6. Rocky Romance
    Betty
  8. 7. Made Service
    Li'l Jinx's Pal, Charley
  9. 8. ["Your fur jacket is a good imitation of mink, Ethel"]
    Big Ethel Pin Up
  10. 9. Height Plight
    Coach Kleats
  11. 10. Heave Peeve
    Archie
  12. 11. Gym Trim
    Veronica
  13. 12. Foot Fault
    Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  14. 13. Jump Chump
    Archie
  15. 14. Unpopular Mechanics
    Veronica
  16. 15. ["You mean you've been sitting here"]
    Jughead Pin Up
  17. 16. Hill Spill
    Archie
  18. 17. Wild Child
    Leroy
  19. 18. [Miss Grundy Gag Bag]
    Miss Grundy
  20. 19. That's Incredible
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  22. 21. Scents-ation
    Betty and Veronica
  23. 22. Art Official Ingredients
    Veronica
  24. 23. [Assignment: Paint toaster and TV set]
    Jughead's Dipsy Doodles
  25. 24. Young at Heart
    Betty and Veronica
  26. 25. Order Ardor
    Jughead
  27. 26. Clerk Smirk
    Big Ethel
  28. 27. Bright Plight
    Mr. Lodge
  29. 28. Perfection Plus
    Veronica
  30. 29. Stringin' Along
    Archie
  31. 30. Horse Laugh
    Josie
  32. 31. Hat Spat
    Jughead
  33. 32. Helping Yelping
    Jughead
  34. 33. Do No Evil
    Betty and Veronica
  35. 34. Finishing Touch
    Li'l Jinx's Chum, Greg
  36. 35. Kiss Remiss
    Veronica
  37. 36. News Ruse
    Betty
  38. 37. The Week-Enders
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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