Tales from Riverdale Digest #19 [Direct Edition]
(May 2007)

Archie, 2005 Series
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Price
2.49 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year in Jan., Mar., Apr., May, July, Aug., Oct., Nov. and Dec.
On-sale Date
2007-04-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
762816468527 01911
Editing
Nelson Ribeiro; Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tales From Riverdale / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ashlee... could you tell us who you're wearing?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ashlee Simpleton; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

[Archie & Friends Jewelry] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Pugster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Red Carpet Romance (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Carlos Antunes (credited)
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Irma Starmaker; Ashlee Simpleton
Synopsis
Archie wins a date with music star Ashlee Simpleton.
Reprints

Learn to Draw Archie (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[TMNT Video Game] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Ubisoft / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The 2006 Collectors Sets] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Board with It All (Table of Contents: 6)

Frankie Valdez / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Frankie Valdez; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Enraged that Frankie is seen as the better trick skateboard artist, Reggie challenges him to a skateboard duel.
Reprints
Keywords
skateboard; skateboarding

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Sonic Archives Offer] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[The Class of 2006] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Clean Scene (Table of Contents: 9)

Ethel / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Dick Malmgren
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doily; Moose Mason
Synopsis
People keep spoiling Ethel's good mood.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Faith, Hope, and Cheryl Part 1 and 2 (Table of Contents: 10)

Cheryl Blossom / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom; Jason Blossom; Mr. Goodfellow; Cedric; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Madge; Clara
Synopsis
The Blossoms' teacher offers them some extra credit if they do volunteer work. Cheryl and Jason babysit some kids for the day.
Reprints
Keywords
car; charity; polka dots

Indexer Notes

Spoofs the Smashing Pumpkins as Smashing Tomatoes.

Most of part 1 is a reprint of the story "Color Coded" which is integrated into this larger story.

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Sabrina for Everyone] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Archie Combo Bag Offer] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Archie's Collectors Sets] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Look at the Time!] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Match Mis-taker (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
?
Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Arche Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Abigail; Betty Cooper (cameo); Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie sets Dilton up on a blind date with an aggressive feminist.
Reprints
Keywords
feminism; Women's Lib

[Archie Americana Series] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Hello Baby (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Terra; Mrs. Terra; Teddy Terra; Tammy Terra; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty is babysitting the Terra Twins, the worst kids in town, but when Archie stops by he ends up being more trouble than the kids.
Reprints
Keywords
babysitting

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Archie's Collectors Sets] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Sabrina / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?

Characters
Sabrina Spellman

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring Sabrina reprints.

I Go to Trio (Table of Contents: 20)

Sabrina / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Gallagher
Pencils
Dave Manak
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams

Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Harvey; Gem; Mr. Jackson; Salem; Aunt Hilda Spellman; Aunt Zelda Spellman; Uncle Quigley
Synopsis
Gem has signed Sabrina up for multiple duties at the school dance.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Love Showdown] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Fantasy Time (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Betty discusses some of her fantasies with Veronica.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Graphic Novels Offer] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pie in Your Eye (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Betty; Jughead
Synopsis
Archie asks Betty to help him make a vinegar and green tomato pie. After exhaustive research, intensive shopping, and laborious baking, they succeed. But when Betty learns that Archie wants the pie in order to impress Veronica's father, she shoves it into his face.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Archie's Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Lost Chance (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Holly Golightly
Inks
John Costanza
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
While watching a reality show named "Lost Chance" (a combination of "Survivor" and "The Great Race"), the gang imagine how they would fare if they were contestants on the show.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Archie's Digest Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

It's All in the Game! (Table of Contents: 28)

Chuck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; The Shield (cameo)
Synopsis
Chuck decides to break into the market of video games and asks Nancy for ideas for a girl-oriented game.
Reprints

[For Sale] (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Betty & Veronica Double Digest #151] (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

Hubba Bubba / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Ashlee... could you tell us who you're wearing?"]
    Tales From Riverdale
  2. 1. [Archie & Friends Jewelry]
    Pugster
  3. 2. Red Carpet Romance
    Archie
  4. 3. Learn to Draw Archie
  5. 4. [TMNT Video Game]
    Ubisoft
  6. 5. [The 2006 Collectors Sets]
  7. 6. Board with It All
    Frankie Valdez
  8. 7. [Sonic Archives Offer]
  9. 8. [The Class of 2006]
  10. 9. The Clean Scene
    Ethel
  11. 10. Faith, Hope, and Cheryl Part 1 and 2
    Cheryl Blossom
  12. 11. [Sabrina for Everyone]
  13. 12. [Archie Combo Bag Offer]
  14. 13. [Archie's Collectors Sets]
  15. 14. [Look at the Time!]
  16. 15. Match Mis-taker
    Archie
  17. 16. [Archie Americana Series]
  18. 17. Hello Baby
    Betty
  19. 18. [Archie's Collectors Sets]
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Sabrina
  21. 20. I Go to Trio
    Sabrina
  22. 21. [Love Showdown]
  23. 22. Fantasy Time
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. [Graphic Novels Offer]
  25. 24. Pie in Your Eye
    Archie
  26. 25. [Archie's Subscription Offer]
  27. 26. Lost Chance
    Archie & Friends
  28. 27. [Archie's Digest Subscription Offer]
  29. 28. It's All in the Game!
    Chuck
  30. 29. [For Sale]
  31. 30. [Betty & Veronica Double Digest #151]
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Hubba Bubba
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