(November 1994)

Archie, 1977 Series
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Price
1.75 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
6 times a year in Jan, Feb, March, May, July, Sept, and Nov
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
009128468532 96
Editing
Richard Goldwater; Victor Gorelick; Nanci Tsetsekas
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
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie! Did you move the automatic sprinkler?
Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews; Josie and the Pussycats [Josie; Valerie; Melody] (comic cover)

Canoe Forgive Me (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Pat Kennedy
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Sophie
Synopsis
Sophie gives Archie a second chance after their disasterous first date.
Reprints

The Big Catch (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
George Gladir [as Gladir] (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent [as Parent] (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick [as Lapick] (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Big Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Big Ethel rubs Stickum on her hands to prevent Jughead from slipping out of her hands.
Reprints
Keywords
cheerleader; football

Seer Sucker (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Gloria Gimber; Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Veronica sets herself up as a fortune teller as part of an elaborate plan to keep Archie away from a new girl.
Reprints

A Day to Remember (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sigh! If only there was some way I could convince the town council to approve my new educational project!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Mrs. Rogers; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie ruins Mr. Weatherbee's day at the beach but it actually works out well for Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints

Betty’s Fine Art Works (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Betty Cooper
Reprints

Seat Treat (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
As they pass by the ticket taker the gang indicates someone else will take care of it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pantomime strip.

Wheel of Loot (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is the host and Betty is the letter-turner on the show Wheel of Loot, until Veronica is a contestant and wins Archie for her prize.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wheel of Loot is a parody of the game show Wheel of Fortune.

Nifty Gifty (Table of Contents: 8)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Cousin Ambrose
Synopsis
Sabrina gets Hilda an attachment for her broom.
Reprints

Mouldy Oldie (Table of Contents: 9)

Aunt Hilda / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Good-Bye Girl (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Moose tries to give Dilton some pointers on girls.
Reprints

Carnival Atmosphere (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie 3000! / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; The Crater Heads; Robo Carney
Synopsis
The gang visits the Cosmic Carnival.
Reprints
Keywords
carnival

O' Say Can You Sync? (Table of Contents: 12)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Waldo Weatherbee; Miss Beazly; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Miss Grundy records herself singing the school Alma Mater. When she loses her voice the day of her scheduled performance, Archie has her lip sync to the recording.
Reprints
Keywords
lip sync

Gadzooks! (Table of Contents: 13)

Mr. Weatherbee / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee
Reprints

Indexer Notes

word puzzle

Memories (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh! Hard to realize, but in just a few short weeks we'll all be going back to school!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Svenson; Waldo Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Summer vacation is nearing it's end and Archie returns to Riverdale High to reminisce.
Reprints

Dull Skull (Table of Contents: 15)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Chisel Fizzle (Table of Contents: 16)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie is creating a sculpture.
Reprints
Keywords
sculpting

The Right Way (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Scott McRae
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot
Reprints

Fitness Tests (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Coach Kleats; Mr. Smith
Synopsis
The gang tests out hi-tech, new wave athletic games and gear for Coach Kleats, but find that traditional sports are the best sports.
Reprints

Weather or Not (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Scott McRae
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Reprints

To Paint Or Not To Paint (Table of Contents: 20)

Chuck Clayton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Nancy Woods; Miss Tempra; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Nancy tells Chuck to try his hand at painting, but as a result, Chuck attracts the attention of more girls.
Reprints

Where's My Homework? (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO]
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO]
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO]
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
An Archie homework themed unscramble word puzzle.
Reprints
Keywords
games

Indexer Notes

Puzzle signed 'RGO'.

One for the Book (Table of Contents: 22)

Beazly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Ms. Beazly; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee makes fun of Ms. Beazly's mashed potatoes.
Reprints

Betty's Photo Album (Table of Contents: 23)

Betty / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

several gag cartoons

Mortal Magic (Table of Contents: 24)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Zelda Spellman; Hilda Spellman; Salem
Synopsis
Sabrina has to do a report on Harry Houdini for school. Sabrina's aunts send her back in time to the 1920's to collect research.
Reprints
Keywords
1920's; magic trick; magician; time travel

Horror-Scope (Table of Contents: 25)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie's horoscope calls for smartness.
Reprints

Flip Quip (Table of Contents: 26)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie could solve his homework problems with only half a brain.
Reprints

Royal Pain (Table of Contents: 27)

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
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Clarence; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Veronica hires a flunky to follow her around school in order to demonstrate her wealth and superiority.
Reprints

Hint Stint (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead helps Moose answer a question so Moose can play football.
Reprints

Over the Edge (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom; Jason Blossom
Synopsis
Cheryl gives Archie a lift in his car and Veronica gets mad so accepts a lift from Jason who then drives too dangerously.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie! Did you move the automatic sprinkler?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Canoe Forgive Me
    Archie
  3. 2. The Big Catch
    Big Ethel
  4. 3. Seer Sucker
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. A Day to Remember
    Archie
  6. 5. Betty’s Fine Art Works
    Betty
  7. 6. Seat Treat
    Archie
  8. 7. Wheel of Loot
    Betty
  9. 8. Nifty Gifty
    Sabrina
  10. 9. Mouldy Oldie
    Aunt Hilda
  11. 10. Good-Bye Girl
    Big Moose and Dilton
  12. 11. Carnival Atmosphere
    Archie 3000!
  13. 12. O' Say Can You Sync?
    Miss Grundy
  14. 13. Gadzooks!
    Mr. Weatherbee
  15. 14. Memories
    Archie
  16. 15. Dull Skull
    Reggie
  17. 16. Chisel Fizzle
    Reggie
  18. 17. The Right Way
    Mr. Weatherbee
  19. 18. Fitness Tests
    Archie
  20. 19. Weather or Not
    Mr. Flutesnoot
  21. 20. To Paint Or Not To Paint
    Chuck Clayton
  22. 21. Where's My Homework?
    Archie
  23. 22. One for the Book
    Beazly
  24. 23. Betty's Photo Album
    Betty
  25. 24. Mortal Magic
    Sabrina
  26. 25. Horror-Scope
    Reggie
  27. 26. Flip Quip
    Reggie
  28. 27. Royal Pain
    Betty and Veronica
  29. 28. Hint Stint
    Big Moose
  30. 29. Over the Edge
    Archie
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