(August 2010)

Archie, 1992 Series
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Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
Published 10 times a year (monthly except May and Dec.)
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Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469531
Editing
Mike Pellerito (managing editor); Victor Gorelick (editor/editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest size
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pals 'n' Gals / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D'agostino (signed)
Colors
Jason Jensen (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aren't you jealous?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews

Car Crazy (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
When Archie's car breaks down a photographer for the Riverdale Record takes a gag photo of Betty trying to fix it. After the photo is published the car becomes infamous. Archie decides try to profit off the car's fame.
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Shake Flake (Table of Contents: 2)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Midge wants Moose to dance.
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It's the Pits! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Phil Felix (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie enter into a watermelon pit spitting contest.

Risky Profession (Table of Contents: 4)

Chuck Clayton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Stan Goldberg ?
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Pop Tate; Floyd Clayton; Alice Clayton; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Chuck keeps having dangerous accidents when working on his art.
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Vacation Deflation (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
On the way back from Hawaii, Mr. Weatherbee has to sit next to Archie on the plane.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Archie and Me" to "Mr. Weatherbee" for this reprint.
Credits from Archie and Me #147.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Weatherbee / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bugs! --Bugs, everywhere!!
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bug themed word search.

Your Numbers Up (Table of Contents: 7)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose sees someone stealing Reggie's car so Moose writes down the license plate number.
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Indexer Notes

Feature changes from "Reggie" to "Moose" for this reprint.

Tears Cross Off List! (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Betty Cooper
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Indexer Notes

Cross out the symbols as directed to find out what is making Betty cry.

Treasure Pleasure (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie convinces Jughead to go treasure-hunting with him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Jughead" to "Archie & Friends" for this reprint.
Credits from Jughead #304.

Summer Cold (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Chuck and Archie crash into each other while water skiing at the beach. Afterwards Chuck thinks it’s winter time.
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Keywords
water skiing

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #59, no credits listed in this digest.

A Bone to Pick! (Table of Contents: 11)

Dilton / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dinosaur themed word puzzle.

Summer Job Blahs (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie looks for a summer job.
Reprints
Keywords
door to door salesman; golf

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #59, no credits listed in this digest.

Slow Dancing (Table of Contents: 13)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper]; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge hires The Archies to play at one of his parties. He specifically requests that they play waltzes and fox-trots.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #70, no credits listed in this digest.

Do Dreams Come True? (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie 3000 / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Dan Parent
Colors
?
Letters
Mindy Eisman

Genre
humor; science fiction; teen
Characters
Archie 3000; Jughead 3000; Veronica 3000; Betty 3000; Hot Dog 3000; Caramel 3000
Synopsis
It's raining out so the gang individually order different "dream videos" to entertain themselves as they sleep in.
Reprints
Keywords
dream

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #69, no credits listed in this digest.

Car-Runch! (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie and his Pals / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan Decarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie tries to impress Betty and Veronica with his new sports car. Much to his chagrin he finds out the girls prefer Archie's Jalopy.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Professor Flutesnoot / activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where are they?
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot

Indexer Notes

Scientific term word search.

Bad Image (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie pranks Reggie with a two-way mirror at the Chok'lit Shoppe.
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Shipmates (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is having bad luck fishing on the dock so Archie invites him to come in his boat. When the motor cuts out Mr. Weatherbee demonstrates his survival skills.
Reprints
  • US from Archie and Me (Archie, 1964 series) #123 (October 1980) [In the original story the script is credited to Frank Doyle rather than George Gladir and the pencils are credited to Stan G. rather than Dan DeCarlo Jr.]
Keywords
fishing

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #60, no credits printed in this digest.

Dedication (Table of Contents: 19)

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
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie repeatedly attempts to scare Archie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature changes from "Reggie and Me" to "Archie" for this reprint.
Credits from Reggie and Me #107.

Rock 'n' Rigmarole (Table of Contents: 20)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Cousin Ambrose; Zelda Spellman; Hilda Spellman; Sabrina Spellman
Synopsis
Hilda and Zelda try to sabotage Sabrina's rock 'n' roll audition.
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Open Door Policy (Table of Contents: 21)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwarz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Zelda Spellman; Hilda Spellman
Synopsis
A door-to-door salesman wants to sell Sabrina new locks for her house.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprint credit is according to World of Archie Digest, Free Comic Book Day Edition #1.
Credits from World of Archie Digest, Free Comic Book Day Edition #1.

Big Top Topper (Table of Contents: 22)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Mister Forbush; Mister McNasty; Zandor; Emil the Great; Tom the Elephant
Synopsis
Sabrina gets a part time job with the circus.
Reprints
Keywords
circus; elephant; magic; spell; tiger

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie's TV Laugh-Out #101.

The Green Thumb (Table of Contents: 23)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Hilda Spellman; Harvey Kinkle
Synopsis
Aunt Hilda learns that trying to get out of gardening is more trouble than its worth.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from Sabrina, the Teen-Age Witch #49.

What's Brewin'? (Table of Contents: 24)

Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Hilda Spellman; Zelda Spellman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Witch's brew themed word scramble.

Auto-Biography (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script
Brian Delgado
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie's car; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's car narrates its life story.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #71, no credits listed in this digest.

Fire When Ready (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; D.T. Slade; Lucky Penny; Jinx Malloy
Synopsis
D.T. Slade, North High's baseball star, almost hits Chuck with a golf ball. Archie, Betty, and Chuck decide to recruit Jinx Malloy to sabotage him.
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Keywords
baseball; golf

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Moose / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am mad!
Characters
Moose Mason
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mad synonym word scramble.

Please Take Note (Table of Contents: 28)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan Decarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Smith
Synopsis
Valerie tells the other girls about the history of the guitar and other musical instruments.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from Josie and the Pussycats #55.

Separate Vacations (Table of Contents: 29)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.] (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Valerie Smith; Melody Valentine; Josie McCoy; Alexander Cabot III;
Synopsis
Each member of the band goes on a separate vacation to blow off steam.
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Out of This World! (Table of Contents: 30)

Josie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Characters
Josie McCoy

Indexer Notes

Planet themed word search.

Double Trouble! (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Adam Chisholm; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie promised both Betty that he'd be at her championship baseball game and Veronica that he'd help with a charity car wash. He ends up rushing back and forth between each of them.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

Indexer Notes

Credits from Tales From Riverdale Digest (Archie, 2005 series) #2.

On Puns and Needles (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Dan Decarlo
Inks
Jim Decarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie promises Veronica he'll refrain from making puns for the rest of the day.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from Archie #370.

Fashion Sense! (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Phil Felix (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Forsythe Jones, Jr. (daydream); Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump (daydream); Nancy Woods (daydream)
Synopsis
Archie and his male friends talk about what they like most about the summer.
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[Next Month in Archie's Pals 'n' Gals Double Digest #143] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Aren't you jealous?"]
    Archie's Pals 'n' Gals
  2. 1. Car Crazy
    Archie & Friends
  3. 2. Shake Flake
    Moose
  4. 3. It's the Pits!
    Archie & Friends
  5. 4. Risky Profession
    Chuck Clayton
  6. 5. Vacation Deflation
    Mr. Weatherbee
  7. 6. ["Bugs! --Bugs, everywhere!!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee
  8. 7. Your Numbers Up
    Moose
  9. 8. Tears Cross Off List!
    Betty
  10. 9. Treasure Pleasure
    Archie & Friends
  11. 10. Summer Cold
    Archie & Friends
  12. 11. A Bone to Pick!
    Dilton
  13. 12. Summer Job Blahs
    Archie
  14. 13. Slow Dancing
    The Archies
  15. 14. Do Dreams Come True?
    Archie 3000
  16. 15. Car-Runch!
    Archie and his Pals
  17. 16. ["Where are they?"]
    Professor Flutesnoot
  18. 17. Bad Image
    Reggie
  19. 18. Shipmates
    Mr. Weatherbee
  20. 19. Dedication
    Archie
  21. 20. Rock 'n' Rigmarole
    Sabrina
  22. 21. Open Door Policy
    Sabrina
  23. 22. Big Top Topper
    Sabrina
  24. 23. The Green Thumb
    Sabrina
  25. 24. What's Brewin'?
    Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
  26. 25. Auto-Biography
    Archie & Friends
  27. 26. Fire When Ready
    Archie
  28. 27. ["I am mad!"]
    Moose
  29. 28. Please Take Note
    Josie
  30. 29. Separate Vacations
    Josie and the Pussycats
  31. 30. Out of This World!
    Josie
  32. 31. Double Trouble!
    Archie
  33. 32. On Puns and Needles
    Archie
  34. 33. Fashion Sense!
    Archie & Friends
  35. 34. [Next Month in Archie's Pals 'n' Gals Double Digest #143]
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