(July 2007)

Archie, 2005 Series
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Price:
2.49 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
Published 9 times a year in Jan., Feb., Mar., Apr., June, July, Sept., Oct., and Nov.
On-sale date:
2007-05-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode:
762816468510 02011
Editing:
Nelson Ribeiro; Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
digest
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
ongoing series

The Summer Job (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

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

Pugster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Summer Job (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Adam Walmsley (credited)
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Forsythe Jones Jr.; Hot Dog; Gladys Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead's father wants him to get a job for the summer.
Reprints:

[Sumerge Yourself In Deep-Sea Mayhem!] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

SpongeBob Squarepants / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Attention Getter (Table of Contents: 4)

Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Ethel hopes her new shirt will attract Jughead's attention.
Reprints:

Throw Woe (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
After he is spotted throwing peanuts as a vendor at a ballgame, Jughead is recruited to pitch for the Riverdale School team.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball; peanuts; vendor

Indexer Notes

Credits come from Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #181.

Super Date (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
John Costanza
Inks:
John Costanza
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Jughead is dating a girl that works at the movie theater.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie & Friends (Archie, 1992 series) #46.

[Sabrina 2-DVD Set] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Moose's Oddball Baseball Facts (Table of Contents: 8)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Moose gives facts about the oddball rules of baseball.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie & Friends (Archie, 1992 series) #51.

Couch Ouch! (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman
Pencils:
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Gladys Jones
Synopsis:
Mrs. Jones is throwing out Jughead's beloved old couch. He gets Ethel to help him sneak it back in, but he wrecks it in the process. She uses her sewing skills to make him an outfit from the fabric of the couch.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie's Pal Jughead Comics (Archie, 1993 series) #140.

[2006 Collector Sets] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Ever Ready (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Moose wants to clobber Archie for dancing with Midge.
Reprints:

[Sonic Archives Offer] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Clothes Make the Creep (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks:
Rich Koslowski ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
When Reggie discards his jacket, Jughead tries it on for size. As long as he wears it, he takes on Reggie's personality and plays pranks on all his friends.
Reprints:

[Archie's Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Prehistoric Mammels: After the Dinos (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lilly D.
Pencils:
Adam Walmsley (signed)
Inks:
Adam Walmsley (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Report on Smilodons.

Fitted to be Tied (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Clammers
Synopsis:
Jughead is awarded the Riverdale Matron's League Prize for an essay he wrote but he doesn't want to attend the ceremony because it's formal.

[Archie's Collector Sets] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

That Wilkin Boy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

Gone Are the Days (Table of Contents: 19)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Uncle Herman; Samson Smythe; Wilma Wilkin; Willie Wilkin
Synopsis:
Samantha is a better baseball player than Bingo is.
Keywords:
baseball

Indexer Notes

Credits from Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #196.

That Wilkin Maze (Table of Contents: 20)

That Wilkin Boy / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Adam Walmsley [as AW] (signed)
Inks:
Adam Walmsley [as AW] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Samson Smythe

Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

Oven Ready (Table of Contents: 21)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Wilma Wilkin; Rebel; Samson Smythe
Synopsis:
When Samantha causes Wilma's cake to collapse she thinks Wilma doesn't like her anymore.
Reprints:

[Archie Combo Bag Offer] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

[Sabrina for Everyone!] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

The Hot Seat (Table of Contents: 24)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis:
Bingo's baseball coach tells him to get warmed up.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball

Bingo-Some Catch Maze (Table of Contents: 25)

That Wilkin Boy / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Rebel
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

Dimension Invention (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 5.6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit ?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Uncle Herman; Butch
Synopsis:
Jughead wins a TV in a raffle, but his Uncle Herman tries to re-wire it so it will show programs in 3-D.
Reprints:

[Classic Archie Watches] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

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

["Come to the circus with me!!"] (Table of Contents: 28)

Jughead / activity / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Circus themed word search.

[Love Showdown] (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

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

Comparisons (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead rates both Betty and Veronica a ten: Betty, plus; Veronica, minus.
Reprints:
Keywords:
billiards

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Betty and Veronica" to "Jughead & Friends" for this reprinting.

[Archie Americana Series] (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

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

Dress Mess! (Table of Contents: 32)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher
Pencils:
Dan Parant
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones; Brigitte Reilly; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Veronica has a dress designed for the school dance out of what she believes is one-of-a-kind material, until Jughead shows up in a tuxedo of the same material.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #211.

Tired of It All (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead with Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
While rolling his flat tire to the garage, Archie loses control of it, with comic results.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bank robbery

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie Annual (Archie, 1950 series) #26.

[Archie & Friends and Sabrina DVD's!] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

Chivalry is Dead (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones;
Synopsis:
Jughead criticizes Archie for carrying Veronica over a puddle of water.
Reprints:

[Archie's Digest Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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

Just Like Who? (Table of Contents: 37)

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

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Alvin Botts; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie's new neighbor, 8 year old Alvin Botts, starts emulating Archie.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

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

[Bad Boy Trouble] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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

[Transformers] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

Paramount / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Summer Job
    Jughead
  2. 1. [Archie & Friends Jewelry]
    Pugster
  3. 2. The Summer Job
    Jughead
  4. 3. [Sumerge Yourself In Deep-Sea Mayhem!]
    SpongeBob Squarepants
  5. 4. Attention Getter
    Ethel
  6. 5. Throw Woe
    Jughead
  7. 6. Super Date
    Jughead
  8. 7. [Sabrina 2-DVD Set]
  9. 8. Moose's Oddball Baseball Facts
    Moose
  10. 9. Couch Ouch!
    Jughead
  11. 10. [2006 Collector Sets]
  12. 11. Ever Ready
    Archie
  13. 12. [Sonic Archives Offer]
  14. 13. Clothes Make the Creep
    Jughead
  15. 14. [Archie's Subscription Offer]
  16. 15. Prehistoric Mammels: After the Dinos
    Archie News
  17. 16. Fitted to be Tied
    Jughead
  18. 17. [Archie's Collector Sets]
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  20. 19. Gone Are the Days
    That Wilkin Boy
  21. 20. That Wilkin Maze
    That Wilkin Boy
  22. 21. Oven Ready
    That Wilkin Boy
  23. 22. [Archie Combo Bag Offer]
  24. 23. [Sabrina for Everyone!]
  25. 24. The Hot Seat
    That Wilkin Boy
  26. 25. Bingo-Some Catch Maze
    That Wilkin Boy
  27. 26. Dimension Invention
    Jughead
  28. 27. [Classic Archie Watches]
  29. 28. ["Come to the circus with me!!"]
    Jughead
  30. 29. [Love Showdown]
  31. 30. Comparisons
    Jughead & Friends
  32. 31. [Archie Americana Series]
  33. 32. Dress Mess!
    Veronica
  34. 33. Tired of It All
    Jughead with Archie
  35. 34. [Archie & Friends and Sabrina DVD's!]
  36. 35. Chivalry is Dead
    Archie
  37. 36. [Archie's Digest Subscription Offer]
  38. 37. Just Like Who?
    Jughead & Friends
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
  40. 39. [Bad Boy Trouble]
  41. 40. [Transformers]
    Paramount
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