(August 2010)

Archie, 1984 Series
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Price:
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Indicia frequency:
10 times a year (monthly except Jan. and July)
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
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Editing:
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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)

Script:
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Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason

["Moonshadow Rise of the Ninja"] (Table of Contents)

Moonshadow / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Click Trick (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Editing:
Mike Pellerito (managing editor); Victor Gorelick (editor)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie can't sleep because of the blinking lights outside his window.

["Unnatural History"] (Table of Contents)

Cartoon Network / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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Lunch Counter-Sign (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie thinks a sign at a diner is mis-spelled.
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Double Trouble (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Sharon Taylor; Karen Taylor
Synopsis:
Archie has a date with Sharon Taylor and Reggie has a date with her twin sister Karen Taylor. Things get confusing when they are both at the same restaurant.
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Super Dupe-er (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mark
Synopsis:
Archie helps his friend Mark at a comic book convention by dressing up as Hamsterman
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Stuck with You (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie gets a moving van stuck in a McBurger drive-thru.
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That Rat Reggie (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Locate how many times the name Reggie is in the puzzle.

Garden Fools (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie and his dad attempt to make a garden.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the original printing of this story, there are no credits listed in this digest.

["Archie comics Freshman Year is the #1 most downloaded comic ever!!!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Indexer Notes

Archie's digital download program.

["Archie receives stamp of approval"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Promo for Archie on US Postage Stamps.

All Archie's Girls (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Helen; Carrie
Synopsis:
When Veronica and Betty stumble on Archie's address book they think he has lots of girlfriends all over town, but they learn that he is simply helping with elderly shut-ins.

The Invaders (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Irma; Willie; Jimmy; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
A family of grifters fakes an injury caused by Archie and Reggie to crash at the Lodge mansion.
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["Archie Marries Betty and Veronica"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Subscription information for Life With Archie magazine.

"Will You Marry Me" (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the Will You Marry Me? collection.

Bird Word (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie is given a pet parrot by Betty.
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Smoochfest (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
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Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Find the words puzzle.

Waste Not Want Not (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
The boys are fishing on Mr. Lodge's boat while Veronica relaxes in her bikini. After he sees Jughead throw a sandwich wrapper into the water, Mr. Lodge gives the boys a lecture on the evils of water pollution and how individual acts of pollution contribute to a big problem.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing of this story, there are no credits listed in this digest.

Spat Chat (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie tells Veronica there are always two sides to every argument.
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Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie makes a bad joke and winds up in detention.
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Jughead's Chili (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Pencils:
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Inks:
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Rod Ollerenshaw ?

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Indexer Notes

Find the Words puzzle.

Credits from the index of the original printing. No credits are listed in this digest.

Man at Work (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie borrows a hair pin from Betty to fix his old jalopy.
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["The two greatest bands in comic book history..."] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie #608 and 609.

["Battle of the Bands!"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Ad for two graphic novels, one featuring the Archies and the others featuring Josie and the Pussycats.

The Big Surfari (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Adam North; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
While trying to impress some girls Archie exaggerates his surfing ability.
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Clown Frown (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty's experience working as "Betzo The Clown" at birthday parties to earn extra money serves her when Archie takes her to the circus and the circus clowns accidentally scare the tots in the audience.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, there are no credits listed in this volume.

["Love Showdown"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the "Love Showdown" collection.

["Archie & Friends All Stars"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Ordering information for The Best of Betty's Diary graphic novel.

Pharaoh Foul (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead are slaves in ancient Egypt.
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It's Hokey Man (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead teaches Archie how to play "hokey-ball", a new fad.

Indexer Notes

Hokey-Ball is a parody of Pokemon.

New Endings for Old Sayings (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Humorous looks at various funny sayings.
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Scheme Scamp (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie's fairy Aunt gives him three wishes. Too bad it's all a dream.
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["Are you ready..."] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Jughead #202.

["The Name is Andrews. Archie Andrews."] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie #610-613.

[Little Archie and Friends] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
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Letters:
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Characters:
Little Archie; Little Jughead; Little Reggie; Little Betty; Little Veronica

Indexer Notes

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

Dog Gone! (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Archie; Spotty; Fred Andrews; Martha Andrews; Miss Grundy; Little Dilton; Svenson; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie skips out of school to find his lost dog Spotty.

The Big One (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Archie; Little Reggie; Little Jughead; Little Veronica; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Little Veronica invites both Little Archie and Little Reggie for a day on her father's yacht, where Mr. Lodge shows them how to fish for tuna...but catches a submarine.
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["Archie Comics Graphic Novels Take 'Em With You!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Indexer Notes

Order form for various Archie graphic novels.

["Endgame is Here"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Indexer Notes

Ad for Sonic the Hedgehog Archives volume 13.

Lost Cause (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
When Archie borrows Veronica's car he gives its GPS system a nervous breakdown.
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On Line? (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Fred is having problems with the family's new computer.
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The Legend of King Koala (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; King Koala; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Hiram Lodge leads an expedition to a remote island and brings back a giant Koala.
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Indexer Notes

Parody of the movie King Kong, including the battle between the King Koala and a dinosaur and also the Koala taking Veronica and climbing a skyscraper.

["The Situation just got... complicated"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie & Friends #145 featuring The Situation from the TV show Jersey Shore.

["Betty and Veronica's Beach Party"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Information on a new Archie collection titled Betty & Veronica's Beach Party.

Spill Frill (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead go surfing and Archie loses his board.
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Making End$ Meet (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

Big Bass Blowout or She Went Fishing For Compliments, Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty offers to substitute for an under-the-weather Jughead so Archie can stay entered in the Loon Lake Bass Tournament. Veronica gets wind of it and offers to partner with Reggie so she can keep an eye on them. And a man dressed as a viking steals the Riverdale Ruby from the Museum of Natural History.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits are listed in this volume.

["Archie Americana Series"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Order form for various Archie Americana volumes.

["Archie got married! Now read the Epilog"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie #606.

Big Bass Blowout or It Was On A Large Scale, Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Leon The Chameleon (villain)
Synopsis:
Reggie and Veronica interfere with Archie's casting, forcing him to move to a spot near the highway bridge. There he and Betty stumble onto the stashed loot from the Museum heist.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for this story come from the index of the original printing, no credits are listed in this volume.

Bottle Blonde (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jeannie
Synopsis:
Jughead finds a bottle in the ocean and tricks Veronica into thinking that a Genie came from it.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for this story from the index of the original printing, no credits are listed in this digest.

Brush Up (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Rose (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Teresa Davidson (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie finds the perfect still life to paint, Jughead sleeping.

["Archie Digest Subscriptions!!!"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Subscription information for the Archie Digest line.

["Next month in Archie's Double Digest #210"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie's Double Digest #210 and indicia.

"It only takes a spark." (Table of Contents)

Forest Service / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

PSA on fire safety.

Inside back cover.

["Big Problems Call for Big Solutions"] (Table of Contents)

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Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. ["Moonshadow Rise of the Ninja"]
    Moonshadow
  3. 2. Click Trick
    Archie
  4. 3. ["Unnatural History"]
    Cartoon Network
  5. 4. Lunch Counter-Sign
    Archie
  6. 5. Double Trouble
    Archie
  7. 6. Super Dupe-er
    Archie
  8. 7. Stuck with You
    Archie
  9. 8. That Rat Reggie
    Archie
  10. 9. Garden Fools
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Archie comics Freshman Year is the #1 most downloaded comic ever!!!"]
  12. 11. ["Archie receives stamp of approval"]
  13. 12. All Archie's Girls
    Archie
  14. 13. The Invaders
    Archie
  15. 14. ["Archie Marries Betty and Veronica"]
  16. 15. "Will You Marry Me"
  17. 16. Bird Word
    Archie
  18. 17. Smoochfest
    Archie
  19. 18. Waste Not Want Not
    Archie
  20. 19. Spat Chat
    Archie
  21. 20. Gag Bag
    Archie
  22. 21. Jughead's Chili
    Archie
  23. 22. Man at Work
    Archie
  24. 23. ["The two greatest bands in comic book history..."]
  25. 24. ["Battle of the Bands!"]
  26. 25. The Big Surfari
    Archie
  27. 26. Clown Frown
    Archie
  28. 27. ["Love Showdown"]
  29. 28. ["Archie & Friends All Stars"]
  30. 29. Pharaoh Foul
    Archie
  31. 30. It's Hokey Man
    Archie
  32. 31. New Endings for Old Sayings
    Archie
  33. 32. Scheme Scamp
    Archie
  34. 33. ["Are you ready..."]
  35. 34. ["The Name is Andrews. Archie Andrews."]
  36. 35. [Little Archie and Friends]
  37. 36. Dog Gone!
    Little Archie
  38. 37. The Big One
    Little Archie
  39. 38. ["Archie Comics Graphic Novels Take 'Em With You!"]
  40. 39. ["Endgame is Here"]
  41. 40. Lost Cause
    Archie
  42. 41. On Line?
    Archie
  43. 42. The Legend of King Koala
    Archie
  44. 43. ["The Situation just got... complicated"]
  45. 44. ["Betty and Veronica's Beach Party"]
  46. 45. Spill Frill
    Archie
  47. 46. Making End$ Meet
    Archie
  48. 47. Big Bass Blowout or She Went Fishing For Compliments, Part 1
    Archie
  49. 48. ["Archie Americana Series"]
  50. 49. ["Archie got married! Now read the Epilog"]
  51. 50. Big Bass Blowout or It Was On A Large Scale, Part 2
    Archie
  52. 51. Bottle Blonde
    Archie
  53. 52. Brush Up
    Archie
  54. 53. ["Archie Digest Subscriptions!!!"]
  55. 54. ["Next month in Archie's Double Digest #210"]
  56. 55. "It only takes a spark."
    Forest Service
  57. 56. ["Big Problems Call for Big Solutions"]
    Lego Hero Factory
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