(November 2012)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
Published ten times a year (monthly except March and November)
On-sale date:
2012-10-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646850302211
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Archie Andrews!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Pena [as R Pena] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie visits "The Bee" for the fifth time in one week.
Reprints:
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Indexer Notes

The word "is" is accidentally omitted from the line "This is the fifth time you've been in my office this week!".

Hanky-Panky (Table of Contents)

World of Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Pat Kennedy
Inks:
Ken Selig
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Dilton Doiley; Rosalind
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead ask Dilton if lucky charms are the reason he gets good grades.
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Don't Look Back (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Svenson
Synopsis:
Reggie retraces his steps to find his lost cellphone-but when you cause trouble the way Reggie does, retracing your steps can be painful.
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Indexer Notes

Cosmo The Merry Martian is drawn into the background on page 3.

If I Were King (Table of Contents)

Miss Beazly / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Miss Beazly; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason; Midge
Synopsis:
Miss Beazly tries to get the kids to listen to her.
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The Allergy (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Ruth
Pencils:
Sal Amendola
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee sneezes everytime he says Archie's name and thinks he's developed an allergy to Archie.
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Chore Score (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
When Mrs. Andrews gets sick, Archie does chores and finds a ton of money.
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Blowout! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
When Mr. Weatherbee's Citation gets a flat tire, he can't carry it to the gas station because of his bad back, so Archie offers to do it for him.
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Indexer Notes

For some reason, Mr. Weatherbee's car name is changed from the Yagasaki Pigeon to the Citation.

Weary Drearies (Table of Contents)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Miss Haggly; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Midge
Synopsis:
The girls are so wiped out from their basketball game that they sleep in the gym.
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She's Josie (Table of Contents)

She's Josie / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Pena [as R Pena] (signed)

Characters:
Josie; Pepper; Melody
Synopsis:
Introduction to the She's Josie section.

The Warm Up (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Sock
Synopsis:
Sock is disappointed that Pepper is so unemotional towards him. Pepper says she's got to be herself -- until she starts to think that Sock is going for Melody instead. Then she ditches her glasses and tries to become the passionate woman Sock wants.
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Indexer Notes

Dan DeCarlo caricatures himself as the man reacting to Melody in the splash panel.

Initials on the bench in the splash panel include D.D. (Dan Decarlo), R.L. (Rudy Lapick), and R.G. (Richard Goldwater).

Hip Hip Hooray (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Alexander Cabot III; Alexander Cabot II; Alexandra Cabot; Josie; Melody; Albert; Witherspoon
Synopsis:
Over Alex's objections, his father repurposes the Hunt Club Ball as a hippie party.
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Don't Quote Me (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Albert
Synopsis:
Three honor students see Melody writing malapropisms on the town walls and strike up a conversation with her. Josie and Pepper fear that Melody will be unable to stop these "super-brains" from taking advantage of her.
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Josie Pin-Up (Table of Contents)

Josie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Josie; Albert
Synopsis:
Albert arrives in full folk-singer regalia to take Josie to the dance.
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Josie Pin-Up (Table of Contents)

Josie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Josie; Albert
Synopsis:
Albert introduces Josie to his hippie cousin from California.
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All Systems Go! (Table of Contents)

Achie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie claims that he has a new system for getting ready in the morning. But does it work?
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Food Mood (Table of Contents)

Ms. Beazly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Ms. Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee orders his lunch based on how it tastes.
Reprints:

Sports (Table of Contents)

Chuck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Find the word that appears most in the word search to find out what sport Chuck will play in school.

Get The Picture? (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Ken Selig
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Smithers; Mrs. Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie manages to ruin a portrait of Mr. Lodge.
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The Moaning Mansion of Mood Mountain (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Lodge; Jason Mood
Synopsis:
Archie and the girls are nearly scared out of an old house by spooky moaning, but it turns out to be coming from a boy who fled there from his cruel peanut tycoon uncle, John-Boy.
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Indexer Notes

"John-Boy" is the character from the TV series "The Waltons," apparently turned evil. Archie's reference to unleashing a peanut farmer on America is a reference to Jimmy Carter, who had just been elected President.

Downtime (Table of Contents)

Jughead Presents Pop Tate / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Pop Tate; Hot Dog; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
A look into how Pop Tate spends the day when school is in session.
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A Nose Win Situation (Table of Contents)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Despite his cold, Coach Kleats is determined to help the football team practice for the championship.
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The Inspiration (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge finds his source of inspiration for his paintings-his anger with Archie.
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Out Numbered (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Miss Beazly; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy thinks her authority is being eroded when no one will let her see what Betty has been writing in class.
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The Easy Way Out! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bill Galvan
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Nancy
Synopsis:
Jughead becomes the school reporter on girls' sports.
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Talking Trash! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead use a pogo stick and roller skates they have found on junk pick-up day.
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Hustle Hassle (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
To boost sales, the school newspaper holds a contest to see who the most popular girl in school is.
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See No Evil (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
Carlos Antunes
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Svenson; Miss Grundy; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to find out why Jughead has been leaving an hour early for school.
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Sound Bytes Bite Back (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
When Archie and Jughead make a documentary about Riverdale High, Reggie decides to dub in some sound effects.
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Rash Cash (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge gives Veronica unmoney so she can buy some unlipstick.
Reprints:

["My husband says we'll take it!"] (Table of Contents)

Tales Calculated To Drive You Bats / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Orlando Busino
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Introduction to the Tales Calculated To Drive You Bats section. Features a cropped version of the cover to issue 1, with the text above "Bats" rewritten.
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Mad Lab (Table of Contents)

Igor and Freddie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Orlando Busino
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Characters:
Igor; Freddie
Synopsis:
Igor tells the story of how he cloned the only girl in the village of Shreckenheim.
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Indexer Notes

The "By Busino and Gladir" byline has been replaced by the standard credits.

Tut-Tut The Mummy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Orlando Busino
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Igor; Freddie; Tut-Tut; Princess Klassi-Lassi
Synopsis:
The story of Tut-Tut, a mummy who can't scare anybody.
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Indexer Notes

In the story's opening, the word "Cheops" is replaced by "chops". Throughout the story, "archeologists" is replaced by the correct spelling, "archaeologists".

Drac Drama (Table of Contents)

A Bats Shorty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Dracula
Synopsis:
A man takes a picture in a Count Dracula cutout.
Reprints:

Lost and Found (Table of Contents)

Svenson / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Svenson
Synopsis:
Unscramble the words to find out when Svenson finds in classrooms.

["How's the homework coming?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Scarpelli; Craig Boldman
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli; Craig Boldman
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie begins a rewards program to help him study for math.

Take Some Credit (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Mrs. Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica's credit card is stolen, but the thief manages to spend less than Veronica.
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Welcome To The Digital Age! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Digikore Studios
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Grandpa Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie and Chuck discuss the future of technology with Grandpa Andrews.

Everything's Archie (Digest Version) (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Information on the month's Archie Comics, with special attention given to Archie #637, the Love Showdown graphic novel, and Life With Archie #23.

Indexer Notes

No writing credit is given, as this was published after Alex Segura's departure as publicist.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Archie Andrews!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Hanky-Panky
    World of Archie
  3. 2. Don't Look Back
    Reggie
  4. 3. If I Were King
    Miss Beazly
  5. 4. The Allergy
    Archie
  6. 5. Chore Score
    Archie
  7. 6. Blowout!
    Archie
  8. 7. Weary Drearies
    Miss Grundy
  9. 8. She's Josie
    She's Josie
  10. 9. The Warm Up
    Josie
  11. 10. Hip Hip Hooray
    Josie
  12. 11. Don't Quote Me
    Josie
  13. 12. Josie Pin-Up
    Josie
  14. 13. Josie Pin-Up
    Josie
  15. 14. All Systems Go!
    Achie
  16. 15. Food Mood
    Ms. Beazly
  17. 16. Sports
    Chuck
  18. 17. Get The Picture?
    Archie
  19. 18. The Moaning Mansion of Mood Mountain
    Archie
  20. 19. Downtime
    Jughead Presents Pop Tate
  21. 20. A Nose Win Situation
    Coach Kleats
  22. 21. The Inspiration
    Archie
  23. 22. Out Numbered
    Archie
  24. 23. The Easy Way Out!
    Jughead
  25. 24. Talking Trash!
    Archie
  26. 25. Hustle Hassle
    Archie
  27. 26. See No Evil
    Archie
  28. 27. Sound Bytes Bite Back
    Archie
  29. 28. Rash Cash
    Veronica
  30. 29. ["My husband says we'll take it!"]
    Tales Calculated To Drive You Bats
  31. 30. Mad Lab
    Igor and Freddie
  32. 31. Tut-Tut The Mummy
  33. 32. Drac Drama
    A Bats Shorty
  34. 33. Lost and Found
    Svenson
  35. 34. ["How's the homework coming?"]
    Archie
  36. 35. Take Some Credit
    Veronica
  37. 36. Welcome To The Digital Age!
    Archie
  38. 37. Everything's Archie (Digest Version)
This issue was most recently modified by:
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