(April 2012)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
Published ten times a year (monthly except May and Dec.)
On-sale date:
2012-02-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie 70th Anniversary Classic; The Archie Library
Barcode:
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Editing:
?
Color:
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
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Rosario "Tito" Pena

Characters:
Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]

Postage Due (Table of Contents)

Archie as Pureheart the Powerful / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]; unnamed villain; two unnamed postal employees; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Pureheart battles an ex-postal worker who is trying to get revenge on Mr. Lodge for firing him from his job.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title changed from "Postal Peril".

Dreamland (Table of Contents)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Holly Golightly [as Holly G!]
Inks:
John Costanza
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper (dream sequence); Veronica Lodge (dream sequence); Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
While shoveling snow, Archie dreams of his favorite things in the summer.
Reprints:

Wild West Daze (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Mr. Shane
Synopsis:
The gang imagines Pop Tate's as a Western-themed restaurant.

Fruit Salad (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
When Archie wheels a wagon of oranges to Veronica's house, Reggie tries to sabotage him.

A Guide To Teenage Boy Behavior (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
A guide to teenage boy behavior, with Archie as the example.

Museum Musings (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
Rex Lindsey
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Rex Lindsey

Characters:
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
After visiting a music museum, The Archies discuss what they would donate to a music museum.

["Veronica and Midge went shopping for skiis!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead makes bandages for his skiing trip with Archie ahead of time.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

School Is Cancelled (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Randy Elliot ?
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
John Workman

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Svenson; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie spends his entire snow day trying to figure out how to spend it.

Daffy Inventions (Table of Contents)

Dilton / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Dilton dreams up some inventions.
Reprints:

Mega-Mouse (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Rich Margopolous
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Mega-Mouse; Betty Cooper; Mrs. Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Mega-Mouse causes chaos for Archie when he escapes his cage.

The Apple Knockers (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; unnamed freshman; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie make fun of a freshman for giving a teacher an apple, until Miss Grundy lectures them on how much teachers appreciate it.
Reprints:

Lock Downer (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Al Nickerson
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Moose enlists the help of his friends to open his locker-the problem is, everyone knows his combination.

["Archie's Mysteries"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Matt Clark; Mary Fine
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Archie's Mysteries (Archie, 2003 series) reprint section.

Meet The Teen Scene Investigators! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Matt Clark; Mary Fine; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Archie's Mysteries cast of characters.
Reprints:

The Case of the Missing Skier! (Table of Contents)

Archie's Mysteries / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Castiglia; Barbara Jarvie
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Stephanie Vozzo
Letters:
Vickie Williams

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mary Fine; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Matt Clark; Jumpin' Joe Maxwell; John Claude; John's son; Chauncey
Synopsis:
Archie and the gang try to recover a missing skier.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Told in four parts: Part 1 (5 pages), Part 2 (6 pages), Part 3 (5 pages), and Part 4 (6 pages).

Winter Warmth (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; J. R. Geltsen; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
A rich man poses as a hermit for a vacation and when Archie spends time with him, the man gives Archie a present for his kindness.

Watch It (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Moose gets his watch repaired.

[The New Archies] (Table of Contents)

The New Archies / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Eugene
Synopsis:
Introduction to the New Archies (Archie, 1987 series) reprint section.

Snow Job (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Brown; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie fight over who will shovel the new apartment complex.

Hand-Some Feat (Table of Contents)

The New Archies / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Reggie tries to fool the gang with a rubber hand.

Morning Warning (Table of Contents)

The New Archies; Reggie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Mrs. Mantle
Synopsis:
Reggie tries to worm his way out of school-until he hears that it is a snow day.

Whistling In The Dark (Table of Contents)

The New Archies; Archie & Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Eugene
Synopsis:
Archie & Reggie shortcut through a haunted house on their way home from a scary movie.

Indexer Notes

The house is referred to as "Old Man Bolling's Haunted House", a reference to Archie Comics artist Bob Bolling.

Weatherwise (Table of Contents)

The New Archies; Eugene / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Eugene; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Eugene defines weather.

Double Dealer (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Bill Vigoda ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Vigoda ?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie try to get back at the girls for dating behind their backs.
Reprints:

Nothing But A Hound-Dog (Table of Contents)

Dilton / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Dilton sniffs books in the library.

Buried Treasures (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead search Archie's room for a hockey stick.
Reprints:

Tough Sledding! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones (cameo); Chuck Clayton (cameo); Betty Cooper (cameo)
Synopsis:
Archie tries to improve his grade in business class by starting a business of his own -- selling snacks to ice fishers.
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["My computer crashed badly."] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Flutesnoot; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Dilton tries to fix a computer.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip fron unknown date

True Blue (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Moose wants to drop out of high school so he can earn money for his family.

The Picture Frame (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Reggie tries to frame Archie with offensive drawings of the teachers.

Winter Blah-Blahs (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie describes his love for winter-until he has to shovel snow.

Betty in Wonderland! (Table of Contents)

B&V Presents / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils:
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks:
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Teresa Davidson (credited)
Editing:
Mike Pellerito (managing editor); Victor Gorelick (editor)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; The Andersons; The Anderson kids
Synopsis:
While babysitting for the Andersons, Betty tells the children a variation of "Alice in Wonderland", casting herself as Alice and her friends in various roles.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Five page preview promoting the Betty and Veronica Storybook collection.

Everything's Archie (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
A look at the month's releases.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. Postage Due
    Archie as Pureheart the Powerful
  3. 2. Dreamland
    Archie & Friends
  4. 3. Wild West Daze
    Archie
  5. 4. Fruit Salad
    Reggie
  6. 5. A Guide To Teenage Boy Behavior
    Archie
  7. 6. Museum Musings
    The Archies
  8. 7. ["Veronica and Midge went shopping for skiis!"]
    Archie
  9. 8. School Is Cancelled
    Archie
  10. 9. Daffy Inventions
    Dilton
  11. 10. Mega-Mouse
    Archie
  12. 11. The Apple Knockers
    Archie
  13. 12. Lock Downer
    Moose
  14. 13. ["Archie's Mysteries"]
    Archie's Mysteries
  15. 14. Meet The Teen Scene Investigators!
    Archie's Mysteries
  16. 15. The Case of the Missing Skier!
    Archie's Mysteries
  17. 16. Winter Warmth
    Archie
  18. 17. Watch It
    Moose
  19. 18. [The New Archies]
    The New Archies
  20. 19. Snow Job
    The New Archies
  21. 20. Hand-Some Feat
    The New Archies
  22. 21. Morning Warning
    The New Archies; Reggie
  23. 22. Whistling In The Dark
    The New Archies; Archie & Reggie
  24. 23. Weatherwise
    The New Archies; Eugene
  25. 24. Double Dealer
    Archie
  26. 25. Nothing But A Hound-Dog
    Dilton
  27. 26. Buried Treasures
    Archie
  28. 27. Tough Sledding!
    Archie
  29. 28. ["My computer crashed badly."]
    Archie
  30. 29. True Blue
    Archie
  31. 30. The Picture Frame
    Archie
  32. 31. Winter Blah-Blahs
    Archie
  33. 32. Betty in Wonderland!
    B&V Presents
  34. 33. Everything's Archie
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