(October 2013)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
11 times a year
On-sale date:
2013-08-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646850303111
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["I refuse to see any more of Archie Andrews!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

Mind Games (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Clayton; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
The students and faculty of Riverdale High lament the return to school.

Gum Up the Works (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Kleats; Ms. Beazly; Professor Flutesnoot; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Archie breaks the school gum-chewing rule and ends up creating chaos around the school.

The Agent (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
The women-hating Jughead is forced to accompany Veronica to a sorority house where the Archies might play a gig.
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To Each His Own (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
A threatening anonymous call has the gang scrambling to determine the safety of the "most precious thing in their world".
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Get Well! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie fight over the last get well card in a store.
Reprints:

Leader Man (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle]
Synopsis:
Reggie's ego saves the Archies when a gang wants to kidnap the band's star player.

Witty Ditty (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Miss Beazly answers Mr. Weatehrbee's request to jazz up the food.

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 (signed)

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

Song of Love (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Clyde Didit; Sock; Alexander Cabot III; Alexander Cabot II; Alexandra Cabot
Synopsis:
Alex pays Clyde Didit to write and perform a song that will help him get Josie. Clyde writes a song making fun of Alex's conceit, but Alex considers it a tribute to his own wonderfulness, and uses all his money and influence to turn the song into a hit. Josie begins to feel upset that Alex is more interested in listening to a song about himself than chasing after her, while Alexandra fears that if Clyde gets rich off the song, she won't have a chance to attract him with her money.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Divided into four chapters: "Song of Love," "Pick Up," "Track Record," and "Shy Guy."

Melody's Fashions (Table of Contents)

Melody / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Characters:
Melody

["Mr. Vedderbee, I park your car..."] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Svenson Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Svenson; Mr. Weatherbee

["I'm bored! I wish Archie were here!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers

Stretch Wretch (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

Junk Male (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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie cleans out the garage for Mrs. Andrews, and makes a fortune when he stops at a flea market on his way to the dump.

Let Betty Do It (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Mrs. Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty becomes fed up with constantly helping all of her friends.

The Big Break (Table of Contents)

Archie / 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; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead handles a bully that was too much for Archie.
Reprints:

Photo Op! (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty feels scorned by Veronica when she is not included in the innumerable pictures of Veronica's friends.

The Great Joke Hunt (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Ms. Phlips; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee goes in search of jokes to add to his luncheon speech.

Just a Perfect Friendship (Table of Contents)

Archie and the Gang / 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; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie test each other's friendship.

Rhyme Time (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Jim; Tim; Archie Andrews (dream sequence); Veronica Lodge (dream sequence); Moose Mason (dream sequence); Midge Klump (dream sequence); Pop Tate (dream sequence); Jughead Jones (dream sequence); Dilton Doiley (dream sequence); Hiram Lodge (dream sequence); Chuck Clayton (dream sequence); Reggie Mantle (dream sequence); Mr. Weatherbee (dream sequence)
Synopsis:
Betty falls asleep after reading nursery rhymes to the twins she is babysitting and dreams of her friends participating in various fractured nursery rhymes.
Reprints:

Better Never Than Late (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
Archie has a nightmare in which he cannot get to school on time.

Fear of Flying (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie drives Mr. Weatherbee to the airport.

The Uncouth Youth (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]
Synopsis:
Archie discusses his band with the editor of Keen Teen Scene.

Chess Clubbed (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead try to concentrate on a chess game.

Quiz Fizz (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews

Gas Sass (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge

Girl Happy (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Find the 26 girls' names in the word search.

["You're going to take the aptitude..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Montana
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee takes an aptitude test with a class.

Do or Diet Puzzle (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly
Synopsis:
Help Mr. Weatherbee trace a path past the desserts in Miss Beazly's cafeteria.

The Birds & The Bees (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead talks about the sounds of animals.

["What?! $2.75 for an ice cream soda!!"] (Table of Contents)

Pop Tate's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Pop Tate; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie gets an ice cream soda.

["Meet the Kreeps!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Mad House / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Archie's Madhouse section.
Reprints:

How to Become a Teen-Age Rock 'N' Roll Singer (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie teaches the gang how to become a rock 'n' roll star.
Reprints:

The Beatnik Monster (Table of Contents)

Mad House Monster of the Month / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

If Teen Agers Ran the Airlines! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead gives us a look at how teens would run the airlines.

If Teen-Agers Ran the U.N.! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie narrates a look at a teenage-run United Nations.

Hark Bark (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge

Trash Fash (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews

["I've decided to enter the talent..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle

Pleasant Screams (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Reggie goes to visit Archie in the middle of the night.

["Gasoline"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie's jalopy runs out of gas, so Jughead paints a gas pump.
Reprints:

Star Time (Table of Contents)

Reggie Mantle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie pays two girls to pretend to be his fans.

Indexer Notes

Signed "RWL" under the S in the title.

["Back to school already?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Information on the month's Archie comics is given.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["I refuse to see any more of Archie Andrews!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Mind Games
    Archie
  3. 2. Gum Up the Works
    Archie
  4. 3. The Agent
    Jughead
  5. 4. To Each His Own
    Archie
  6. 5. Get Well!
    Archie
  7. 6. Leader Man
    The Archies
  8. 7. Witty Ditty
    Miss Beazly
  9. 8. She's Josie
    She's Josie
  10. 9. Song of Love
    Josie
  11. 10. Melody's Fashions
    Melody
  12. 11. ["Mr. Vedderbee, I park your car..."]
    Mr. Svenson Gag Bag
  13. 12. ["I'm bored! I wish Archie were here!"]
    Archie
  14. 13. Stretch Wretch
    Archie
  15. 14. Junk Male
    Archie
  16. 15. Let Betty Do It
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. The Big Break
    Archie
  18. 17. Photo Op!
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. The Great Joke Hunt
    Mr. Weatherbee
  20. 19. Just a Perfect Friendship
    Archie and the Gang
  21. 20. Rhyme Time
    Betty
  22. 21. Better Never Than Late
    Archie
  23. 22. Fear of Flying
    Archie
  24. 23. The Uncouth Youth
    The Archies
  25. 24. Chess Clubbed
    Archie
  26. 25. Quiz Fizz
    Reggie
  27. 26. Gas Sass
    Reggie
  28. 27. Girl Happy
    Archie
  29. 28. ["You're going to take the aptitude..."]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  30. 29. Do or Diet Puzzle
    Mr. Weatherbee
  31. 30. The Birds & The Bees
    Jughead
  32. 31. ["What?! $2.75 for an ice cream soda!!"]
    Pop Tate's Gag Bag
  33. 32. ["Meet the Kreeps!"]
    Archie's Mad House
  34. 33. How to Become a Teen-Age Rock 'N' Roll Singer
    Archie
  35. 34. The Beatnik Monster
    Mad House Monster of the Month
  36. 35. If Teen Agers Ran the Airlines!
    Jughead
  37. 36. If Teen-Agers Ran the U.N.!
    Archie
  38. 37. Hark Bark
    Jughead
  39. 38. Trash Fash
    Jughead
  40. 39. ["I've decided to enter the talent..."]
    Archie
  41. 40. Pleasant Screams
    Archie
  42. 41. ["Gasoline"]
    Jughead's Dipsy Doodles
  43. 42. Star Time
    Reggie Mantle
  44. 43. ["Back to school already?"]
    Everything's Archie
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