(October 2007)

Archie, 2005 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
2.49 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
?
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Nelson Ribeiro
Color
color
Dimensions
digest
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Civil Chore Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Civil Chore Part 2 (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie & Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Nelson Ribeiro (plot); Fernando Ruiz (script)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Adam Walmsley
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; teen

Wishing Will Make It So (Table of Contents: 2)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie blows out the candles on his cake and gets his wish.
Reprints
Keywords
birthday cake

Romance Throughout History (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Dilton Doily; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
The Archie characters are presented as historical figures from dinosaur days to the present, but always putting a romantic twist on historical events.
Reprints

Bored Silly (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Miss Haggly; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Miss Beazley
Synopsis
Miss Grundy is getting bored with grading papers, so Miss Haggly takes her to the school cafeteria.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprint.

Back to School Cool (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie & Friends / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Dan Parent
Colors
Jason Jensen
Letters
?

Genre
fashion
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Reprints

It's a Scream (Table of Contents: 6)

Salem / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Back in the Big Apple (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Jim Amash
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Ginger Lopez; Mona Chan; Ricky Enrique; Eduardo Lopez; Gloria Lopez; Roxanne; Mr. Chan; Mrs. Chan
Synopsis
Ginger heads back to her hometown, New York City, but her attempts to interview teen pop star Ricky Enriquez keep ending in disaster.
Reprints
Keywords
New York City

Take Some Credit (Table of Contents: 8)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica's credit card is stolen.
Reprints

Smile Guile (Table of Contents: 9)

Mister Weatherbee / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Mister Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Miss Beazly; Prof. Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee handles school mishaps with public calm. In private, it's a different story.
Reprints

After Launch It's Time for Tee (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody

Sprocket Jr. (Table of Contents: 11)

Captain Sprocket / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Kresse
Inks
Bill Kresse
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Kresse

Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Captain Sprocket [Elroy Sprocket]; Sprocket Junior [Rufus]; Catman (villain)
Synopsis
Captain Sprocket and Sprocket Junior try to recover the Shlunk jewels after the Catman has stolen them.
Reprints
Keywords
catnip; diamonds; garbage man; milk; rat trap; sewer

Fright Sight (Table of Contents: 12)

A Mad House Maddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody; science fiction
Synopsis
At a space station dance, a spaceman learns that his date is not really what she appears to be.
Reprints
Keywords
aliens; dance; disguise; Martian; spaceman

Victory Vehicle (Table of Contents: 13)

Reggie / 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

Good Riddance (Table of Contents: 14)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Progress Report (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie uses a tape recorder to record his homework for Miss Grundy's class.
Reprints

Food Mood (Table of Contents: 16)

Ms. Beazly / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Fill in the correct missing vowels to find out Miss Beazly's message for Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints

The Tin Man (Table of Contents: 17)

Big Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
When Moose's attempt to build a robot predictably fails, Archie tries to help him out by hiding inside the robot and giving it life. When Moose finds out, though, he is not amused.
Reprints

Dig It? (Table of Contents: 18)

Frankie & Maria / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Frankie Valdez; Maria
Synopsis
Maria accuses Frankie of not being romantic so he digs up a time capsule he buried years earlier.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Civil Chore Part 2
    Archie
  2. 1. Civil Chore Part 2
    Archie & Jughead
  3. 2. Wishing Will Make It So
    Reggie
  4. 3. Romance Throughout History
    Betty and Veronica Romance Throughout History
  5. 4. Bored Silly
    Archie
  6. 5. Back to School Cool
    Archie & Friends
  7. 6. It's a Scream
    Salem
  8. 7. Back in the Big Apple
    Archie & Friends
  9. 8. Take Some Credit
    Veronica
  10. 9. Smile Guile
    Mister Weatherbee
  11. 10. After Launch It's Time for Tee
  12. 11. Sprocket Jr.
    Captain Sprocket
  13. 12. Fright Sight
    A Mad House Maddy
  14. 13. Victory Vehicle
    Reggie
  15. 14. Good Riddance
    Betty
  16. 15. Progress Report
    Archie
  17. 16. Food Mood
    Ms. Beazly
  18. 17. The Tin Man
    Big Moose
  19. 18. Dig It?
    Frankie & Maria
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst