(December 2011)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
10 times a year (monthly except Mar. and Nov.)
On-sale date:
2011-10-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
07189646850211
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Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

World of Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors:
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

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

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Indexer Notes

Promoting Archie Comic's digital download app.

Inside front cover.

What the 'Do Did! (Table of Contents)

World of Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Phil Felix (credited)
Editing:
Victor Gorelick (editor/editor-in-chief)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Tomoko; Trula
Synopsis:
Archie believes Betty has the blues after he breaks a date with her because her hair style keeps changing.

Sound the Alarm (Table of Contents)

Svenson / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Svenson; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Svenson warns the principal about a storm brewing.
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["Archie Meets KISS"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Promo for the Archie Meets KISS mini series.

["Archie Wall Art now available"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Information on ordering Archie Wall Art.

Rare Scare (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Miss Beazly; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Reggie thinks Jughead is trying to scare him so he's trying to catch Jughead in the act.
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Test Tube Tizzy (Table of Contents)

Dilton / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters:
Dilton Doiley
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Indexer Notes

Unscramble the words puzzle.

Double Talk (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie takes care of the Lodges' parrot.
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How to Keep Physically Fit (Without Doing Anything) (Table of Contents)

Professor Jughead's Educational Corner / comic story / 3.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead teaches exercises that require no actual work.
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Baddie Daddy (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 0.34 page (report information)

Script:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy asks Moose to define "recreation".
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["Kevin Keller Four Issue Mini-series"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Order form for the 4 issue Kevin Keller mini series.

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

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Indexer Notes

House ad for The Best of Archie collection.

[Adventures of Young Dr. Masters #2] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Young Dr. Masters / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
adventure; medical
Characters:
Dr. David Masters
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Operation Plane Crash! (Table of Contents)

Young Dr. Masters / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein (credited)
Pencils:
John Rosenberger (credited)
Inks:
John Rosenberger (credited)
Colors:
Sal Contrera (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; medical
Characters:
Dr. David Masters; Nurse Sally Redmond; Peter Valant; Paula Valant; Victor Raleigh; Chuck
Synopsis:
Dr. Masters parachutes in to help the victims of a plane crash, but finds himself dealing with a crazed murderer.
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A Case of Bad Blood! (Table of Contents)

Young Dr. Masters / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein (credited)
Pencils:
John Rosenberger (credited)
Inks:
John Rosenberger (credited)
Colors:
Sal Contrera (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
medical
Characters:
Dr. David Masters; Nurse Sally Redmond; Bill Redmond; Andy Roper
Synopsis:
Sally tells Dr. Masters' about the rivalry between her uncle, a construction foreman and the man he works for. Later, David and Sally are called to the construction site where both men have been injured in an accident, and one needs a transfusion from the other.
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["Life with Archie Magazine"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Subscription information for Life With Archie magazine.

Mystery Date (Table of Contents)

Miss Beazly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Miss Beazly; Svenson; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Miss Beazly meets a man on an internet dating service.
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Autumn in Riverdale (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Crosby (credited)
Pencils:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy asks her class to explain what Autumn means to each of them.
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["Archie's throwing a "No Frills" Halloween party."] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie throws a cheap Halloween party.

Indexer Notes

Strip reprint?

"Coach" Weatherbee (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Marty Epp (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
After recalling his days playing football at University, Mr. Weatherbee tries to relive his youth vicariously by training Archie to become Riverdale High's star football player. But Weatherbee's training doesn't make Archie a better player, just very tired.
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Indexer Notes

Unusually for an Archie story (but like a number of Bolling's Little Archie stories), the lettering in this story mostly uses full stops rather than exclamation points.

["Archie the Married Life"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Order form for Archie the Married Life collection.

["The original seven Archie Will You Marry Me issues"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Ordering information for the issues that make up the Will You Marry Me storyline.

Star Flaws (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
R. Chee [Archie Andrews]; V. Ron [Veronica Lodge]; J. Ugh [Jughead Jones]
Synopsis:
Archie dreams that he and his friends are space explorers.
Reprints:

Model Muddle (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Beazly; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee wants to teach the kids to conserve energy and his computer says Jughead would be the perfect model student.
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["Archie's Weird Mysteries"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie's Weird Mysteries collection.

["Archie World Tour"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie World Tour collection.

She's Josie (Table of Contents)

Josie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
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Colors:
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Indexer Notes

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

The Schemers/The Dreamers (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Albert; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot
Synopsis:
Alex pays to have Albert taken out of commission so he can make a date with Josie. To get revenge, Albert gets Alexandra to sabotage Alex's car. But when she realizes that all she's done is help Albert's chances with Josie, Alexandra takes Josie out into the desert to find Alex and make her keep the date.
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Now You See It/Now You Don't (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Pepper
Synopsis:
Melody is offended when a boy doesn't make a pass at her, until she realizes that he can't see her without his glasses. She strikes up a potential relationship with him, but some big thugs try to push the bespectacled weakling out of the way.
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["The Archie Babies"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House Ad for The Archie Babies collection.

["Think, Moose!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead helps Moose with his history homework by using football terms.
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Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint?

Clean Sweep (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Svenson; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason; Dilbert Doiley
Synopsis:
Archie sweeps Betty off her feet, which leads to Jughead demonstrating it to Veronica and then poor Moose being sent to detention for helping Dilton.
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Indexer Notes

Frank Doyle is credited as writer in the original story.

Big City Blues (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie spends time in the big city with his cousin and meets his strange neighbors.
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Indexer Notes

The strange neighbors he meets are all based on characters from the TV shows Friends, Seinfeld, Drew Carey Show and Everybody Loves Raymond.

The Uninvited Guest Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.] (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Amy Stuart; School Spirit
Synopsis:
A ghost is haunting Riverdale High.
Reprints:

["Archie Christmas Classics"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for the Archie Christmas Classics collection.

["Comic Book Fairs"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Information on holding an Archie themed book fair at your school.

The Uninvited Guest Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.] (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Amy Stuart; School Spirit
Synopsis:
The gang learn who is behind the spirits haunting Riverdale.
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Art Car Carnival (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie, Reggie and Veronica all build custom "art cars" for a contest.
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Indexer Notes

The judge for this contest is a parody of Donald Trump from the TV show The Apprentice and uses his catch-phrase "You're Fired" when each contestant has a mishap.

The Ultimate Pep Talk (Table of Contents)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Phil Felix (credited)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Clayton; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Coach Kleats is interviewed to celebrate his 25th year of coaching at Riverdale.
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["Subscribe Today"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Subscription information for Archie titles.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

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Indexer Notes

House ad for The Best of Archie Comics collection.

Inside back cover.

["The Empire of Gut and Bone"] (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Ad for a series of books written by M.T. Anderson.

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    World of Archie
  2. 1. ["Archie Comics Digital Universe"]
  3. 2. What the 'Do Did!
    World of Archie
  4. 3. Sound the Alarm
    Svenson
  5. 4. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  6. 5. ["Archie Wall Art now available"]
  7. 6. Rare Scare
    Jughead
  8. 7. Test Tube Tizzy
    Dilton
  9. 8. Double Talk
    Archie
  10. 9. How to Keep Physically Fit (Without Doing Anything)
    Professor Jughead's Educational Corner
  11. 10. Baddie Daddy
    Moose
  12. 11. ["Kevin Keller Four Issue Mini-series"]
  13. 12. ["The Best of Archie Comics"]
  14. 13. [Adventures of Young Dr. Masters #2]
    The Adventures of Young Dr. Masters
  15. 14. Operation Plane Crash!
    Young Dr. Masters
  16. 15. A Case of Bad Blood!
    Young Dr. Masters
  17. 16. ["Life with Archie Magazine"]
  18. 17. Mystery Date
    Miss Beazly
  19. 18. Autumn in Riverdale
    Archie
  20. 19. ["Archie's throwing a "No Frills" Halloween party."]
    Archie
  21. 20. "Coach" Weatherbee
    Archie
  22. 21. ["Archie the Married Life"]
  23. 22. ["The original seven Archie Will You Marry Me issues"]
  24. 23. Star Flaws
  25. 24. Model Muddle
    Mr. Weatherbee
  26. 25. ["Archie's Weird Mysteries"]
  27. 26. ["Archie World Tour"]
  28. 27. She's Josie
    Josie
  29. 28. The Schemers/The Dreamers
    Josie
  30. 29. Now You See It/Now You Don't
    Josie
  31. 30. ["The Archie Babies"]
  32. 31. ["Think, Moose!"]
    Archie
  33. 32. Clean Sweep
    Betty
  34. 33. Big City Blues
    Archie
  35. 34. The Uninvited Guest Part 1
    Archie
  36. 35. ["Archie Christmas Classics"]
  37. 36. ["Comic Book Fairs"]
  38. 37. The Uninvited Guest Part 2
    Archie
  39. 38. Art Car Carnival
    Archie
  40. 39. The Ultimate Pep Talk
    Coach Kleats
  41. 40. ["Subscribe Today"]
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  43. 42. ["The Best of Archie Comics"]
  44. 43. ["The Empire of Gut and Bone"]
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