(September 2013)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
11 times a year
On-sale date:
2013-07-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646951724211
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Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters:
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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews

[Archie: Betty or Veronica?] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for an Archie themed game.

Dollar$ & $cent$ (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Albano (credited)
Pencils:
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Janet
Synopsis:
Reggie helps Archie get a job at a glue factory and then at a roofing company.

I Should've Been Twins (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Marty Epp (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
In a mixture of poetry and prose, Archie explains to us why he can't choose between Betty and Veronica.
Reprints:

Get Me To School On Time (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Chuck Clayton; Svenson; Professor Flutesnoot; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Each day Archie barely makes it to class on time, and each day Mr. Weatherbee is waiting to catch him being late.

M.V.S. (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie's new method of abbreviating every note causes problems when he can't remember what M.V.S. stands for on the calendar.

Out To Get Him (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
Archie thinks that Veronica's cat is out to get him.
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The Interpreter (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama; humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Though Archie is one of the best students in Spanish class, he thinks learning a foreign language is a waste of time. Until a boy is hit by a car and only Archie can talk to the boy's Spanish-speaking father to find out his blood type.
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[New Crusaders Graphic Novels] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the latest New Crusaders collection.

Shock Yock (Table of Contents)

Mister Weatherbee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy warns the kids that Mr. Weatherbee's nerves are on edge.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

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

A Ditty About a Kitty (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
children
Characters:
Little Archie; Little Veronica; Little Betty; Little Jughead; Pop Tate; Hiram Lodge; Spotty
Synopsis:
When Little Veronica's cat goes missing Little Archie tries to help find her but instead finds a wild cat.

Rough 'N' Tough (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children
Characters:
Little Archie; Little Reggie; Little Jughead; Fangs Fogerty
Synopsis:
Little Jughead is not afraid of Fangs because he knows karate.

[The Best of Archie Comics] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the first three Best of Archie collections.

The Season's the Reason (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
A romantic trip to the mountains with Archie starts with the proper attire as Veronica shops for clothes.
Reprints:

[Jinx] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the first two Jinx collections.

The Answer Man (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 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; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie becomes angry when everyone responds to his questions with more questions.
Reprints:

[Sabriana: The Magic Within #2] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Sabrina the Magic Withing volume 2.

Energy Food (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie decides to make himself a huge breakfast and ends up making a huge mess out of Mary's clean kitchen.
Reprints:

Young Man With A Horn (Table of Contents)

Archie Andrews / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
The gang goes to elaborate means to convince Jughead to give up the trumpet.
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It's Your Move (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Harry Lucey (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Andrews [Fred]
Synopsis:
The news of Archie moving out of Riverdale shocks the gang. But they decide to make Archie miserable so that he'll want to move, to make it easier on him.
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Tune In on Treachery (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie uses his CB radio to help rescue Mr. Lodge from burglars at his plant and to call for the police.
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Game Acclaim (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Miss Phlips
Synopsis:
Archie is caught playing a hand-held video game at school so Mr. Weatherbee takes it until school is dismissed but soon Mr. Weatherbee learns how addictive the game can be.
Keywords:
video game

Sure Lure (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Svenson; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee brings his cat to school while the painters are working on his house but the cat gets loose.

["Well! No detention for Archie today?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee decides he is going to reward Archie when he does something positive.
Reprints:
  • from Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

Basket Ball (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Bob White (credited)
Inks:
Bob White (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie tries to sell baskets to raise money for his dating expenses but soon a police officer is wanting to see his peddler's license.

That Old Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 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; Mary Andrews; Pop Tate; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie absent-mindedly leaves the package he is carrying behind at the Chok'lat Shop.

How I Spent My Summer Vacation...! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton (cameo); Hiram Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
The class writes papers on what they did for their summer vacation but Miss Grundy doesn't believe any of them.
Reprints:
Keywords:
golf; lifeguard; shark

Indexer Notes

Two-part story

Lane Looney (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; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie are making an instructional video on how to bowl and use the girls as unwitting participants.
Keywords:
bowling

The Zero Hero (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Tony Eagle (a professional skateboarder); Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie convince Pop Tate to open the Riverdale Skateboard museum in order to bring in new customers. Unfortunately, Archie's part of the museum makes him look like a klutz, while Reggie's part makes him look like a champion.
Reprints:
Keywords:
skateboard

Indexer Notes

Tony Eagle is a parody of Tony Hawk.

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

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

Pencils:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pat

Indexer Notes

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

Cookin' Up Trouble (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors:
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Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pat; Pat's Mother; Pat's Father; Uncle Sam; Aunt Marge
Synopsis:
Pat tries to help his parents around the house when his Uncle Sam and Aunt Marge come to visit.

Lover Boy (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pat; Hilda Doogle
Synopsis:
Hilda thinks that Pat has fallen in love with her.

Handy Kid (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pat; Pat's mother
Synopsis:
Pat's mother tells him to wash his hands.

The Bottle Imp (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pat; Pat's mother
Synopsis:
Pat has a unique way of quieting a crying baby.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

["We'll have separate checks!"] (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Two single-panel cartoons.

Fun In School (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
children
Characters:
Pat the Brat; Mrs. Twerp
Synopsis:
Pat and the Principal have a long talk.

Best Wishes (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
children
Characters:
Pat the Brat; Mophead
Synopsis:
Pat sends his friend Mophead a letter.

[Archie Meets Glee] (Table of Contents)

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House ad for the Archie Meets Glee collection.

Thumb Fun (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
When Archie injures Mr. Lodge's thumb he is forced to have Jughead drive for him in a big slot-car race.
Keywords:
slot-car

[Archie's Summer Fun-dle] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for a set of three collections.

The Gold Diggers (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead uses adages to point out that Archie spends all his money on girls. He says he only hangs out with Archie when he's broke, but the girls discover at the end, this is because Jughead borrows what money Archie doesn't spend on girls.
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Study Buddies (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy doesn't understand why they call it study hall.

Pass the Brass (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
Vince DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead are followed from a junkyard by an alien robot that eats brass.
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[Archie Comics Subscriptions] (Table of Contents)

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Subscription information for various Archie titles.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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[Archie's Fun 'n' Games Activity Book] (Table of Contents)

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House ad for Archie's Fun 'n' Games Activity Book.

[12 Million Downloads] (Table of Contents)

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House ad for the Archie digital comics app.

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [Archie: Betty or Veronica?]
  3. 2. Dollar$ & $cent$
    Archie
  4. 3. I Should've Been Twins
    Archie
  5. 4. Get Me To School On Time
    Archie
  6. 5. M.V.S.
    Archie
  7. 6. Out To Get Him
    Archie
  8. 7. The Interpreter
    Archie
  9. 8. [New Crusaders Graphic Novels]
  10. 9. Shock Yock
    Mister Weatherbee
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie
  12. 11. A Ditty About a Kitty
    Little Archie
  13. 12. Rough 'N' Tough
    Little Archie
  14. 13. [The Best of Archie Comics]
  15. 14. The Season's the Reason
    Archie
  16. 15. [Jinx]
  17. 16. The Answer Man
    Archie
  18. 17. [Sabriana: The Magic Within #2]
  19. 18. Energy Food
    Archie
  20. 19. Young Man With A Horn
    Archie Andrews
  21. 20. It's Your Move
    Archie
  22. 21. Tune In on Treachery
    Archie
  23. 22. Game Acclaim
    Archie
  24. 23. Sure Lure
    Archie
  25. 24. ["Well! No detention for Archie today?"]
    Archie
  26. 25. Basket Ball
    Archie
  27. 26. That Old Bag
    Archie
  28. 27. How I Spent My Summer Vacation...!
    Archie
  29. 28. Lane Looney
    Archie
  30. 29. The Zero Hero
    Archie
  31. 30. [Pat the Brat #20]
    Pat the Brat
  32. 31. Cookin' Up Trouble
    Pat the Brat
  33. 32. Lover Boy
    Pat the Brat
  34. 33. Handy Kid
    Pat the Brat
  35. 34. The Bottle Imp
    Pat the Brat
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Pat the Brat
  37. 36. ["We'll have separate checks!"]
    Pat the Brat
  38. 37. Fun In School
    Pat the Brat
  39. 38. Best Wishes
    Pat the Brat
  40. 39. [Archie Meets Glee]
  41. 40. Thumb Fun
    Archie
  42. 41. [Archie's Summer Fun-dle]
  43. 42. The Gold Diggers
    Jughead
  44. 43. Study Buddies
    Archie
  45. 44. Pass the Brass
    Archie
  46. 45. [Archie Comics Subscriptions]
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  48. 47. [Archie's Fun 'n' Games Activity Book]
  49. 48. [12 Million Downloads]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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