(August 2011)

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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
10 times a year (monthly except Apr. and Nov.)
On-sale date:
2011-06-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
72262746952671
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tod Smith (signed)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors:
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Juggo
Keywords:
amphitheatre; Ancient Rome; armor; emperor; gladiators; retiarius; sword; trident

["Cars 2 the Video Game"] (Table of Contents)

Disney / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Nets to You! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Tod Smith (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters:
Janice Chiang (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Juggo; Mooseius; Archio; Chucko; Ethelia; Great Brutus; Emperor Beetus; Bettina
Synopsis:
Juggo and Mooseius are captured by Roman soldiers and forced to be gladiators in Rome.

Indexer Notes

Story is set in Ancient Rome. Story occurs after the story "The Chatty Charioteer" from Archie Pals N Gals Double Digest #139 but features the same characters.

["Kevin Keller four issue mini-series"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ordering information for the 4 issue Kevin Keller mini-series.

["Adventures in Awesomeness"] (Table of Contents)

DC Comics; Tiny Titans / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Baltazar
Inks:
Art Baltazar
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Tiny Titans comic book from DC Comics.

Ring-A-Ding-Ding (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead are at the beach but Archie is watching girls while Jughead is watching for ice cream vendors.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

There is an even earlier printing of this story that has not yet been identified.

Table Fable (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Pop Tate; Pop Tate; Fleagle the Beagle
Synopsis:
Chuck is representing Riverdale at a billiards contest. When his opponent tries to psyche him out, Chuck goes and practices on his "lucky table". While Chuck is napping, Archie and Jughead play a game on the lucky table. They manage to rip a hole in it and have to fix it before Chuck wakes up.
Reprints:

["Archie Marries Betty and Veronica"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Subscription info for Life With Archie magazine.

["Batman: The Brave and the Bold"] (Table of Contents)

DC / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Batman; Atom; Blue Beetle; Katana; Aquaman

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Batman: The Brave and the Bold comic from DC comics.

Catch Match (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Ethel; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Jughead, Ethel and Hot Dog all compete in a frisbee catching contest, with Hot Dog winning first prize.
Reprints:

Jug and the Giant Berry (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead's giant inflatable boysenberry causes trouble around Riverdale.
Reprints:

Bite Fright (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead wants to know why all the camp counselors carry a canteen of water.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Archie Comics Book Club"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Information on the Archie Comic Book Club.

["Young Justice"] (Table of Contents)

DC; Young Justice; Cartoon Network / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Young Justice [Robin; Kid Flash; Aqualad; Superboy; Arrowette; Miss Martian]

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Young Justice comic book by DC Comics and the cartoon that appears on Cartoon Network.

Wonder Dog (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Ethel
Synopsis:
Hot Dog tries to prove to Jughead that he is as resourceful as Steadfast the Wonder Dog is on TV.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Burger Brouhaha (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie brings Jughead some burgers from the family bar-b-que while Jughead is working at a fast food restaurant.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Sign of the Times!! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Find a word puzzle.

Lip Zip (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Ethel
Synopsis:
Ethel can't stand anybody that doesn't have some zip.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Tower of Power (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead has Moose demonstrate how strong he is.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead Pin Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Special Offer--Limited Time Only!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Order three graphic novels for one low price.

["Perfect Team-Up"] (Table of Contents)

Overstreet Price Guide / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for the newest edition of the Overstreet Comics Price Guide.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hot Dog / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hot Dog

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as a title page for the next section that contains Hot Dog stories.

The Maltese Beagle (Table of Contents)

Hot Dog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Nate Butler (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hot Dog (as Humphrey Dogbark); Pawline; Bow-Wow Wowser
Synopsis:
Hot Dog and his friends are shooting a remake of The Maltese Falcon movie.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Bark-Man the Canine Crusader! (Table of Contents)

Hot Dog / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Nate Butler (credited)
Pencils:
Gene Colan (credited)
Inks:
Nate Butler (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hot Dog (as Bark-Man); Bertie; Babooniac; Red Skunk; Victor Gorilla; Heddy Lion; The Croaker; Dr. Dodo; The Green Gobbler; Flatcat
Synopsis:
Hot Dog travels to another parallel world where he has super powers.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Send in the Clones (Table of Contents)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Nate Butler (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hot Dog; Bertie; Glory
Synopsis:
Bertie's machine make a lot of clones of Hot Dog.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Love & Marriage"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Information on ordering the Love Showdown and Will You Marry Me collections for one low price.

["King of the Lost Land"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the storyline in Archie #621 and #622.

The Old Ball Game (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead repeatedly accidentally punctures a little girl's beach ball.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Throw Affair! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Find the word puzzle.

Paint Me Red (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Chuck is going to teach Jughead how to paint.
Reprints:
  • from ?

It's No Picnic (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks:
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie and Betty take Jughead on a picnic.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (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:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead has to know what color each gumdrop is before he eats it.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

Float Note (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Leroy
Synopsis:
Veronica borrows Leroy's boat to send Jughead a hotdog.
Reprints:
  • from ?

The Pooch Plot! (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Trula Twyst; Dilton Doiley; Hot Dog
Synopsis:
Trula tricks Jughead and Hot Dog into entering a dog obedience contest.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Archie Americana Series Best of the Ninties Book 2"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the newest Archie Americana volume.

["Knock! Knock!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Jug in the Family storyline.

Flight of Fancy (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead goes para-sailing but he comes unattached from Reggie's boat.
Reprints:
  • from ?

A Family Affair (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead's parents get a hot tub.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Hide Tide (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie tries to stop the tide from destroying his sand castle.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["This room is too messy to find anything"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead's mother wants him to clean his room.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

Fence Sense (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead tricks Betty into painting a fence.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Get ready to rock!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for the Mega Man comic book.

["Mega Man"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for the Mega Man series.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as a title page for the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

It's All Relative (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Willie Wilkin; Uncle Herman; Samson Smythe; Samantha Smythe; Sheila Smythe; Agatha
Synopsis:
Uncle Herman has a date.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Love Struck (Table of Contents)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan Decarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Rebel
Synopsis:
Rebel falls in love with a cute French poodle who breaks his heart.
Reprints:

["New Look Library"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ordering information for the latest volume in the New Look Library.

["Buy three books and get the fourth free!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Order four Archie collections for the price of three.

Groovy Tech (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks:
Mario Aquaviva (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy create a summer school program based entirely off student suggestions.
Reprints:

Give Peas a Chance (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jellybean
Synopsis:
Jellybean won't eat her peas.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Bird Brains (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Paul Kaminski (credited)
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie make a video for a cereal that neither of them like.
Reprints:
  • from ?

["Double Digest Subscriptions"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Subscription information for the digest line.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Archie Comics Digital Universe"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Archie Comics Digital Download app.

Inside back cover.

["Transformers Dark of the Moon"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for a series of Transformers books.

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jughead
  2. 1. ["Cars 2 the Video Game"]
    Disney
  3. 2. Nets to You!
    Jughead
  4. 3. ["Kevin Keller four issue mini-series"]
  5. 4. ["Adventures in Awesomeness"]
    DC Comics; Tiny Titans
  6. 5. Ring-A-Ding-Ding
    Jughead
  7. 6. Table Fable
    Jughead
  8. 7. ["Archie Marries Betty and Veronica"]
  9. 8. ["Batman: The Brave and the Bold"]
    DC
  10. 9. Catch Match
    Jughead
  11. 10. Jug and the Giant Berry
    Jughead
  12. 11. Bite Fright
    Jughead
  13. 12. ["Archie Comics Book Club"]
  14. 13. ["Young Justice"]
    DC; Young Justice; Cartoon Network
  15. 14. Wonder Dog
    Jughead
  16. 15. Burger Brouhaha
    Jughead
  17. 16. Sign of the Times!!
    Jughead
  18. 17. Lip Zip
    Jughead
  19. 18. Tower of Power
    Jughead
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Jughead Pin Up
  21. 20. ["Special Offer--Limited Time Only!"]
  22. 21. ["Perfect Team-Up"]
    Overstreet Price Guide
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Hot Dog
  24. 23. The Maltese Beagle
    Hot Dog
  25. 24. Bark-Man the Canine Crusader!
    Hot Dog
  26. 25. Send in the Clones
    Hot Dog
  27. 26. ["Love & Marriage"]
  28. 27. ["King of the Lost Land"]
  29. 28. The Old Ball Game
    Jughead
  30. 29. Throw Affair!
    Jughead
  31. 30. Paint Me Red
    Jughead
  32. 31. It's No Picnic
    Jughead
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  34. 33. Float Note
    Jughead
  35. 34. The Pooch Plot!
    Jughead
  36. 35. ["Archie Americana Series Best of the Ninties Book 2"]
  37. 36. ["Knock! Knock!"]
  38. 37. Flight of Fancy
    Jughead
  39. 38. A Family Affair
    Jughead
  40. 39. Hide Tide
    Archie
  41. 40. ["This room is too messy to find anything"]
    Jughead
  42. 41. Fence Sense
    Jughead
  43. 42. ["Get ready to rock!"]
    Mega Man
  44. 43. ["Mega Man"]
    Mega Man
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  46. 45. It's All Relative
    That Wilkin Boy
  47. 46. Love Struck
    That Wilkin Boy
  48. 47. ["New Look Library"]
  49. 48. ["Buy three books and get the fourth free!"]
  50. 49. Groovy Tech
    Jughead
  51. 50. Give Peas a Chance
    Jughead
  52. 51. Bird Brains
    Jughead
  53. 52. ["Double Digest Subscriptions"]
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  55. 54. ["Archie Comics Digital Universe"]
  56. 55. ["Transformers Dark of the Moon"]
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