(March 2013)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
10 times a year (monthly except Jan. and July)
On-sale date:
2013-01-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
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Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
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Paper Stock:
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Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob White (signed)
Inks:
Bob White (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Keywords:
ice skating

[Double the Double] (Table of Contents)

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Small is Big (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Adam; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Archie tries to outdo Adam in gifts for Betty for Valentine's Day.
Keywords:
Valentine Day

Late Fate (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
When Reggie's car breaks down, Archie gives him a lift to his date with Midge.

Turtle Stoop (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie are both fans of the same minor-league hockey team and try to prove who is the bigger fan.
Keywords:
hockey

Cold Spell (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie hardly notices the cold outside while sledding but he sure notices it when he gets home and finds out the furnace is out.

Chiminey Crickets (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie tries to help unclog the fireplace chimney but ends up almost setting the Lodge mansion on fire.

In Search of Shakespeare (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Svenson; Fred Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie has lost his report on Shakespeare.
Reprints:

[Archie Meets Glee] (Table of Contents)

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Snow-Mobile Snuggle (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie and Betty on a snow-mobile ride.
Keywords:
snow-mobile

Indexer Notes

Wordless story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Archie and Friends / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
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Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring Little Archie reprints.

The Heart of the Matter (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
When the kids give Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy anonymous valentines, the teachers think the cards came from a secret admirer.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Valentine Day

A Good Cast (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Archie; Little Veronica; Little Betty; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Little Jughead
Synopsis:
Little Archie makes a clay sculpture of Mr. Weatherbee in art class.

[Double Digest Sample Pack] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

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A Medal for Archie (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Hal Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie has been sneaking out of the house to study for his history test with Betty.

[Prom Princesses] (Table of Contents)

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An Open Book (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
John Lowe (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty is going to stay home and read until Archie turns up and asks her out.

[Comic Book Fair] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

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Slip Sliding Away (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge wants Archie to test out his new sled prototype.
Keywords:
sledding

Snow Fall (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie drives Mr. Lodge's new snow tractor into the pool.

The Interest Rate (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Angelo Decesare (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
T. J. Kirsch (credited)
Letters:
John Workman (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Martin; Ms. Parker; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Oswald
Synopsis:
Archie's new neighbor has been watching him and getting him in trouble.

Cuddles and Pookie! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Crosby (credited)
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Phil Felix (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie stumbles onto an old love letter tucked in Betty's photo album.

Irate Date (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
John Lowe (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie has accidentally booked a date with both Betty and Veronica on the same night. To try to get out of his date with Betty early, he is a complete boor.

Losers Weepers (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Rich Margopoulos (credited)
Pencils:
Sal Amendola (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Vicki Morgan; Loretta Morgan
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie find a lost purse.
Reprints:

Photo Fun (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Miss Beazly; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Mr. Weatherbee; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
The new yearbook is out and everybody is upset with the pictures Archie took.

["Tomorrow we'll have a quiz..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Fred watches a documentary with Archie.
Reprints:
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Cold Reality! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie thinks the house is to cold, but when Betty and Veronica call he's ready to go sledding.

Luck Is Where You Find It (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Doug Crane (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie's lucky charm saves the day for him but is more of a curse for Reggie.
Keywords:
skiing

Arsenic and Old Lace (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica sees Archie talking to other girls and thinks he's flirting with them.

Take Your Time (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie is late for a date with Veronica and scurries around making up for lost time.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bowling

Another Way (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
A mixup causes Mr. Weatherbee to end up with the signs for the cheerleading squad and vice versa.

All Fed Up (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie offers to take Betty out for dinner but every place she suggest he doesn't like.

Muscle Tussle (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Hockey is a very violent sport.
Keywords:
hockey

[Pat the Brat #20] (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
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Characters:
Pat the Brat
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Indexer Notes

Cover Reprint used as the title page for the next section featuring Pat the Brat reprints.

Address Distress (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Inks:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pat the Brat
Synopsis:
Pat has finally learned his address which he then tells to everyone in town.

Skin Deep (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pat the Brat
Synopsis:
While looking for Pat, his father ends up in jail.

A Kiss in the Dark! (Table of Contents)

Flea-Bite / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Flea-Bite
Synopsis:
Flea-Bite chases a stray cat off a fence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Average copies preceding 12 months: 183,477. Copies of issue nearest filing date: 169754.

[Download the Archie App for free!] (Table of Contents)

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Cool Ridicule (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica get even with Reggie and Archie for treating them as weak.
Keywords:
skiing

[Archie Comics Subscriptions] (Table of Contents)

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The Humanitarians (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead find a stray dog on the way to school and take him to the school so he won't freeze in the snow.

[Archie: The Married Life] (Table of Contents)

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Lodge -- A Complaint! (Table of Contents)

Archie Loves Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Uslan
Pencils:
Norm Breyfogle; Stan Goldberg (flashback, 3 panels on page 1)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein; Bob Smith (flashback, 3 panels on page 1)
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
drama; humor
Reprints:

[Archie: The Married Life] (Table of Contents)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Everything's Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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[Battle Beasts] (Table of Contents)

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[Betty or Veronica?] (Table of Contents)

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [Double the Double]
  3. 2. Small is Big
    Archie
  4. 3. Late Fate
    Archie
  5. 4. Turtle Stoop
    Archie
  6. 5. Cold Spell
    Archie
  7. 6. Chiminey Crickets
    Archie
  8. 7. In Search of Shakespeare
    Archie
  9. 8. [Archie Meets Glee]
  10. 9. Snow-Mobile Snuggle
    Archie
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie and Friends
  12. 11. The Heart of the Matter
    Little Archie
  13. 12. A Good Cast
    Little Archie
  14. 13. [Double Digest Sample Pack]
  15. 14. A Medal for Archie
    Archie
  16. 15. [Prom Princesses]
  17. 16. An Open Book
    Archie
  18. 17. [Comic Book Fair]
  19. 18. Slip Sliding Away
    Archie
  20. 19. Snow Fall
    Archie
  21. 20. The Interest Rate
    Archie
  22. 21. Cuddles and Pookie!
    Archie
  23. 22. Irate Date
    Archie
  24. 23. Losers Weepers
    Archie
  25. 24. Photo Fun
    Archie
  26. 25. ["Tomorrow we'll have a quiz..."]
    Archie
  27. 26. Cold Reality!
    Archie
  28. 27. Luck Is Where You Find It
    Archie
  29. 28. Arsenic and Old Lace
    Archie
  30. 29. Take Your Time
    Archie
  31. 30. Another Way
    Archie
  32. 31. All Fed Up
    Archie
  33. 32. Muscle Tussle
    Archie
  34. 33. [Pat the Brat #20]
    Pat the Brat
  35. 34. Address Distress
    Pat the Brat
  36. 35. Skin Deep
    Pat the Brat
  37. 36. A Kiss in the Dark!
    Flea-Bite
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
  39. 38. [Download the Archie App for free!]
  40. 39. Cool Ridicule
    Archie
  41. 40. [Archie Comics Subscriptions]
  42. 41. The Humanitarians
    Archie
  43. 42. [Archie: The Married Life]
  44. 43. Lodge -- A Complaint!
    Archie Loves Veronica
  45. 44. [Archie: The Married Life]
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  47. 46. [Battle Beasts]
    Battle Beasts
  48. 47. [Betty or Veronica?]
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