(December 2007)

Archie, 2005 Series
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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
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Editing
Victor Gorelick; Nelson Ribiero
Color
color
Dimensions
digest
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Civil Chore Part 3 (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Civil Chore Part 3 (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie (and just about every Riverdale teen!) / 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

Delightful Biteful (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Green Scene (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

A Cat's Tale (Table of Contents: 4)

Nancy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Nancy Woods; Pumpkin (Nancy's cat)
Synopsis
Nancy tries to do her homework, but her cat Pumpkin won't leave her alone.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #236, writing and art (including inks) are credited to Holly Golightly.

Forever Archie (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
One of Archie's traits has been evident as long as Jughead has known him.
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When Dilton and Jughead Put Their Heads Together (Table of Contents: 6)

Dilton and Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Dilton proposes food-based inventions that Jughead proposes to happily consume.
Reprints

Practice Makes Perfect (Table of Contents: 7)

Big Moose / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose tries to become more popular by telling jokes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

originally an Archie story.

You've Got Cash (Table of Contents: 8)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Maria Rodriguez; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge installs an ATM in the mansion for Veronica to use in lieu of her credit cards. But the ATM comes with a one hundred dollar per month limit and a two dollar per transaction fee.
Reprints

Creature Comforts (Table of Contents: 9)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children; fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Toy Story (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Archie drag Veronica along to look over a recently opened toy store.
Reprints

News Blues (Table of Contents: 11)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Advice with a Smile (Table of Contents: 12)

Smithers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You want what?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hubert Smithers; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie wants Smithers to teach him how to be a butler.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

originally an Archie story.

A Yelp for Help (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Once again Veronica's tastes are more expensive than Archie's wallet can cover.
Reprints

Making Both Ends Meet (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge takes a dim view of The Archies practicing in the mansion.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

formerly an Archies story.

The Mud Flap! (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Getting away from it All (Table of Contents: 16)

Pop Tate / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Al Bigley
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Pop Tate; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Pop closes the shop to take a short vacation.
Reprints

The Teenage Bulk (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
A freak lightning strike causes Dilton to spill an experimental muscle growth steroid onto his skin. From that point, whenever he gets angry, he changes into a purple-skinned, muscle-bound raging brute.
Reprints

Literary Day (Table of Contents: 18)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Randy Elliot (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
It’s Literary Day at Riverdale High where all students come to school dressed as a literary character.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Civil Chore Part 3
    Archie
  2. 1. Civil Chore Part 3
    Archie (and just about every Riverdale teen!)
  3. 2. Delightful Biteful
    Jughead
  4. 3. Green Scene
    Jughead
  5. 4. A Cat's Tale
    Nancy
  6. 5. Forever Archie
    Jughead
  7. 6. When Dilton and Jughead Put Their Heads Together
    Dilton and Jughead
  8. 7. Practice Makes Perfect
    Big Moose
  9. 8. You've Got Cash
    Veronica
  10. 9. Creature Comforts
    Sabrina
  11. 10. Toy Story
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. News Blues
    Betty
  13. 12. Advice with a Smile
    Smithers
  14. 13. A Yelp for Help
    Archie
  15. 14. Making Both Ends Meet
    Archie
  16. 15. The Mud Flap!
    Archie
  17. 16. Getting away from it All
    Pop Tate
  18. 17. The Teenage Bulk
    Archie & Friends
  19. 18. Literary Day
    Mr. Weatherbee
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