(December 2006)

Archie, 1973 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
2.49 USD
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
?
Editing
Nelson Ribeiro; Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest size
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Mayor For A Day? (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

Mayor For A Day? (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Brighton Early
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee; Stuart Smart; Dilton Doiley (cameo); Alison (cameo); Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Stuart Smart run against each other for a "Teen Mayor For A Day" election.
Reprints

Tell Tale Lockers (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Holly Golightly
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Svenson
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee begins searching lockers when he smells a foul stench coming from a student's locker.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the credits printed in Archie & Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #19.

Raking It In (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie has to rake leaves but asks Jughead to help him when he remembers an errand he needs to run. The chore then gets passed off to Ethel, then Betty as each volunteers to help for their own reasons.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the printing of this story in Archie's Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1984 series) #233. Archie #513 (apparently the original publication) credits script to Greg Crosby and inks to Bob Smith.

Boom Box (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Holly Golightly [as Holly G]
Pencils
John Costanza
Inks
John Costanza
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones]; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
When the gang blows an amp while practicing for a gig, they all take on odd jobs to raise money for a new one.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie & Friends Double Digest #14

Put Them All Together! (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob White
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Marty Epp

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty sings a song made up from the letters in Archie's name, and Reggie replaces the lyrics with ones less than complimentary to Archie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprinting in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #243.

A Pizza On My Mind (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie craves a pizza, but his criticisms get him nowhere.
Reprints

The Moaning Mansion Of Mood Mountain (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jason Mood, Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie, Betty and Veronica explore an old house recently bought by Mr. Lodge, only to find a squatter there.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is told in two chapters: Part 1 (6 pages) and Part 2 (5 pages).

Bird Brainer (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Rock; Goldie (a talking parrot); Mrs. Rogers; Jena
Synopsis
A talking parrot with a gift for mimicry gets Archie into trouble.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script, ink, and pencil credits from Archie #515 (apparently the original publication).

Homework Out (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie & Friends / 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; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Geraldine Grundy; Dilton Doiley (cameo); Ethel Muggs (cameo)
Synopsis
A strong wind blows Archie's essay away, but in spite of everyone's efforts to capture it, it still ends up on Miss Grundy's desk.
Reprints

A Time For Change (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida
Editing
Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief); Victor Gorelick

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Stemwinder (a watchmaker); Waldo Weatherbee; Svenson
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead work part time setting clocks backward and forward due to daylight savings time in a clock and watch shop.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie # 515 (apparently the original publication).

Be Brief (Table of Contents: 11)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Betty begins talking in abbreviations in her normal conversation after spending too much time in internet chat rooms.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in B&V Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #256, no credits listed in this digest.

Who Are These People? (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Crosby
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tries to make plans for the weekend, but everyone gives him the cold shoulder.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprinting in Archie & Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #33, no credits are listed in this digest.

Tackling Dummy (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Pat Kennedy
Inks
Ken Selig
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Dilton discuss football as practice ends for the day.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mayor For A Day?
    Archie
  2. 1. Mayor For A Day?
    Archie
  3. 2. Tell Tale Lockers
    Archie & Friends
  4. 3. Raking It In
    Archie
  5. 4. Boom Box
    Archie & Friends
  6. 5. Put Them All Together!
    Archie
  7. 6. A Pizza On My Mind
    Archie
  8. 7. The Moaning Mansion Of Mood Mountain
    Archie
  9. 8. Bird Brainer
    Archie
  10. 9. Homework Out
    Archie & Friends
  11. 10. A Time For Change
    Archie
  12. 11. Be Brief
    Betty
  13. 12. Who Are These People?
    Archie
  14. 13. Tackling Dummy
    Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Taylor Rutstein
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Peter Croome
  • Kirk House
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Peter Croome