(August 1989)

Archie, 1977 Series
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Pages
132
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
071896468533 63
Color
Color
Dimensions
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)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When it comes to finding treasure, I have a sixth sense!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie #309.

Blow the Man Down (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Howard Bender
Inks
Jon D’Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman; Nanci Dakesian; Gregg Suchow
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen

Wry Try (Table of Contents: 2)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose knows how to make Archie and Reggie stop arguing.
Reprints

Flip Lip (Table of Contents: 3)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
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Stunt Stint (Table of Contents: 4)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints
Keywords
skateboarding

Victory Vehicle (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica refuses to ride with Archie on a two-person moped to the Miss Ecology contest.
Reprints

Career Plan Elan (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He loves me...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty and Ethel look at career opportunities for women and Betty imagines herself in the various occupations.
Reprints

Happy Pappy (Table of Contents: 7)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Smithers
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge gets the long piece of the wishbone.
Reprints
Keywords
wishbone

School for Slander (Table of Contents: 8)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Archie, Betty and Veronica set out to ruin Reggie's reputation by making everyone think he's turned into a nice guy.
Reprints

Weighty Matter! (Table of Contents: 9)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina
Reprints

When Nothing Goes Right! (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
drama; teen
Reprints

Spiel Deal (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
D-uh! Jug! This watch you sold me for a dozen burgers isn't running!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead sells Moose a broken watch.
Reprints

Wild, Wicked Ways (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Principal Hexley; Gretchen; Helga
Synopsis
Sabrina helps out at a school for young witches.
Reprints

Exam Elan (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Other kids are showing off their high marks on the tests.
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It's Later than You Think (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie is late for class and gets asked by Mr. Weatherbee if he knows what time it is.
Reprints

That's a Hot One (Table of Contents: 15)

Li'l Jinx’s Chum Charley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Charley wants to travel to the sun.
Reprints

Shark Lark (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones (cameo); Veronica Lodge (cameo)
Synopsis
While at the beach, Reggie wants to overcharge Archie for a loan, so Archie finds a novel way to warn everyone of the loan shark.
Reprints

Volley Folly (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Reprints
Keywords
volleyball

The Last Day of School (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
On the last day of school, the students and faculty have a joint picnic.
Reprints

Vacation Elation (Table of Contents: 19)

Mr. Svenson / 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
Svenson the janitor; Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie, Betty and Jughead attempt to help Svenson clean up the school after the big end-of-term dance.
Reprints

The Image (Table of Contents: 20)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Valerie; Melody; Alex Cabot III
Synopsis
Alex tries to make it seem like the Pussycats are spoiled, edgy celebrities for publicity reasons, but his plans backfire.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from reprinted story.

The Visitor (Table of Contents: 21)

Glenn Scarpelli in Hollywood / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Henry Scarpelli
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Henry Scarpelli ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Glenn Scarpelli; Otto; Drumgool
Synopsis
Drumgool, the bratty nephew of Glenn's butler, pays a visit.
Reprints

Sale Tale (Table of Contents: 22)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
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?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Reprints

Pitch Hitch (Table of Contents: 23)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Reprints

Chore Score (Table of Contents: 24)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead wants to know if he is being paid by the job or by the hour.
Reprints

Table Fable (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Smithers
Synopsis
Jughead's family has two choices for dinner.
Reprints

Chicken Stricken (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Handyman's Special (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie 1 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie 1; Jughead 1; Betty 1; Reggie 1; Veronica 1; Moose 1
Synopsis
Archie invents the concept of shelter.
Reprints

Beach Banter (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Reprints

Oil Toil (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper
Reprints

Fear at Forty Fathoms (Table of Contents: 30)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Harvey
Synopsis
Sabrina shrinks herself to help a tiny woman from Atlantis get back home in Dr. Sonpoon's mini-submarine.
Reprints

Future Shock (Table of Contents: 31)

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; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Seymour
Synopsis
Seymour predicts the future.
Reprints

Fitness Freaks (Table of Contents: 32)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
When Betty and Veronica find out that Archie and Reggie are watching "Keeping Fit With Flossie" on TV just to ogle the sexy woman leading the exercises, they hatch a plan for revenge.
Reprints

Serve Verve (Table of Contents: 33)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie finds something the girls can serve.
Reprints
Keywords
volleyball

Speed Demon (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Merlin; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie tries to impress everybody with magic shoes that a magician gave him. These shoes make him very fast, but everyone he talks to tells him to slow down and see the good things in life.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer and inker credit from the credits listed in Archie's Funhouse Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #4. Art previously credited to Dan DeCarlo.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["When it comes to finding treasure, I have a sixth sense!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Blow the Man Down
    Archie
  3. 2. Wry Try
    Moose
  4. 3. Flip Lip
    Reggie
  5. 4. Stunt Stint
    Reggie
  6. 5. Victory Vehicle
    Archie
  7. 6. Career Plan Elan
    Betty
  8. 7. Happy Pappy
    Mr. Lodge
  9. 8. School for Slander
    Reggie
  10. 9. Weighty Matter!
    Sabrina
  11. 10. When Nothing Goes Right!
    Archie and the Gang
  12. 11. Spiel Deal
    Big Moose
  13. 12. Wild, Wicked Ways
    Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  14. 13. Exam Elan
    Archie
  15. 14. It's Later than You Think
    Archie
  16. 15. That's a Hot One
    Li'l Jinx’s Chum Charley
  17. 16. Shark Lark
    Archie
  18. 17. Volley Folly
    Betty
  19. 18. The Last Day of School
    Archie
  20. 19. Vacation Elation
    Mr. Svenson
  21. 20. The Image
    Josie and the Pussycats
  22. 21. The Visitor
    Glenn Scarpelli in Hollywood
  23. 22. Sale Tale
    Veronica
  24. 23. Pitch Hitch
    Veronica
  25. 24. Chore Score
    Jughead
  26. 25. Table Fable
    Jughead
  27. 26. Chicken Stricken
    Archie
  28. 27. Handyman's Special
    Archie 1
  29. 28. Beach Banter
    Archie
  30. 29. Oil Toil
    Archie
  31. 30. Fear at Forty Fathoms
    Sabrina
  32. 31. Future Shock
    Archie
  33. 32. Fitness Freaks
    Betty and Veronica
  34. 33. Serve Verve
    Reggie
  35. 34. Speed Demon
    Archie
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