(May 2012)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
Published ten times a year (monthly except Jan. and July)
On-sale date:
2012-03-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646951722711
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)

Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Rosario Pena [as Tito Pena]

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

A Bad Wrap (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Digikore Studios
Letters:
Patrick Owsley

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie paints his car to advertise Veronica's favorite shoe store, not knowing that Veronica had a fight with the owners and now hates the store.
Reprints:

The Resolute Resolution (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Jim Amash
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Teresa Davidson

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Archie resolves to do nothing but study for his exam the next day.
Reprints:

A Clean Sweep (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to use a new robotic vacuum cleaner.
Reprints:

The Pajama Game (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Philips; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
Archie accidentally wears pajama bottoms to school and starts a fashion trend.
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Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Andrews tells Archie that teens think every performer is a star.
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Indexer Notes

Possible pipe removal from Mr. Andrews's hand and line change from MTV to YouTube.

Changed Man (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie drops his lucky coin from the third floor of the mall and then tries to find it.

Plane Facts (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie gets detention for flying a paper airplane in school.
Reprints:

Chairman Of The Board (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; unnamed PTA members
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee gets stuck in a swivel chair.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits confirmed against the credits printed in the original publication, the credits here list Frank Doyle as writer.

The Spoiler (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Jinx Malloy; Miss Grundy; Mrs. Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead have a great dream until Jinx Malloy shows up to wake them up.
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["Archie!"] (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; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

Career Daze (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis:
Archie becomes a butler for career week so he can spend time at Veronica's house.
Reprints:

Lesson In Ecology (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie teaches his parents about ecology, only to find out that he is the one who wastes the most.

Little Archie and Friends! (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Sabrina Spellman
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Little Archie reprint section.

A Quick Bite! (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Jughead Jones; Fangs Fogarty
Synopsis:
When Little Archie leaves his lunch in Veronica's limo, Little Betty bakes him a walnut cake. The problem is, Little Betty didn't take the walnuts out of the shells.

Salem's Night Out (Table of Contents)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Little Sabrina Spellman; Salem; Aunt Zelda; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis:
Little Archie and Little Jughead encounter Aunt Hilda and Aunt Zilda using their magic powers to get Salem off the roof.

Foreign Exchange (Table of Contents)

Little Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Fangs Fogarty; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Archie Andrews; Fifi; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
The boys go gaga over the new foreign exchange student.

Working Man's Blues (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dexter Taylor
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Characters:
Little Reggie Mantle; Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Spotty; Little Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Little Reggie is jealous of the girls Little Jughead attracts with his job at Pop Tate's. So, Little Reggie makes Little Jughead sleepy and then shows up for Little Jughead's job.

Funtime (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Spotty; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Three gag cartoons.

Sloppy Game (Table of Contents)

Little Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Veronica Lodge; Spotty
Synopsis:
Little Archie and Little Veronica play fetch with Spotty.

Crying Foul! (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Word search for food items that make your breath smell bad.

Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie tricks his father into signing his report card.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

["Here we find the red-crested Andrews in his natural habitat."] (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; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie try to fix Archie's car.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

The Fast Track To Success! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley; C. C. Carp; Sammy Steavens [Spinout]; Dale Jonas
Synopsis:
Two months before the Riverdale 500, top racer Dale Jonas and his pit crew leave Hiram Lodge's racing team to join Hiram's arch rival C.C. Carp's race team. Betty offers to drive Hiram's race car in the 500, as she's being taught by "Spinout" Stevens, a former race car driver. Hiram then hires "Spinout" as the new pit boss and "Spinout" suggests a new pit crew: Archie, Moose, Reggie, Dilton, Jughead and Chuck. The new pit crew and the new driver then come together in a short time and are ready for the big race.
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Indexer Notes

This story is told in four parts: Part 1 (6 pages), Part 2 (5 pages), Part 3 (5 pages) and Part 4 (5 pages).

Hair Scare (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to convince his father to let him grow his hair longer.

Footloose (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Reggie shows off his talent show act.

Archie's Helpful Hints For Your Viewing Pleasure! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie gives us tips for watching TV and movies.

["Can you name anything that we get from chemistry that we'd be better off without?"] (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Wilbur reprint section. Features a cover reprint of Wilbur Comics (Archie, 1944 series) #89.
Reprints:

Shadow Boxed (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Alec; Linda Moore; Mert
Synopsis:
Linda follows Laurie and Wilbur because she feels they are acting suspicious. She follows them to an unknown house where Laurie brings her inside and introduces her to a blind date named Mert.
Reprints:

Smart As An Ox! (Table of Contents)

Linda and Laurie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Linda Moore; Laurie Lake; Dodo; Wilbur Wilkin; Bolo Brown; Mr. Bumble; unnamed teachers
Synopsis:
Linda, not to be beaten by Laurie, goes to great lengths to receive a most helpful student award. It turns out that Laurie was only helping to raise her grades.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Line changed from "Hmph! White squaw speak with spilt tongue" to 'Hmph! She speaks with a split tongue!".

A Few Arrangements (Table of Contents)

Laurie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Laurie Lake; Mr. Lake
Synopsis:
Laurie prepares for Wilbur's visit.

Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica tries to drag Archie away from the TV for their date.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

The Big Count! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie counts girls instead of sheep to fall asleep.

Diet Riot (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Pet Fret (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy
Inks:
Mark McKenna
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Caramel; Veronica Lodge; Edgar; Ms. Burple
Synopsis:
Archie takes pictures of Betty and Vetonica's pets.

Everything's Archie (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Information on the month's Archie titles.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. A Bad Wrap
    Archie
  3. 2. The Resolute Resolution
    Archie
  4. 3. A Clean Sweep
    Archie
  5. 4. The Pajama Game
    Archie
  6. 5. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  7. 6. Changed Man
    Archie
  8. 7. Plane Facts
    Archie
  9. 8. Chairman Of The Board
    Archie
  10. 9. The Spoiler
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Archie!"]
    Archie
  12. 11. Career Daze
    Archie
  13. 12. Lesson In Ecology
    Archie
  14. 13. Little Archie and Friends!
    Little Archie
  15. 14. A Quick Bite!
    Little Archie
  16. 15. Salem's Night Out
    Little Sabrina
  17. 16. Foreign Exchange
    Little Betty and Veronica
  18. 17. Working Man's Blues
    Little Reggie
  19. 18. Funtime
    Little Archie
  20. 19. Sloppy Game
    Little Archie
  21. 20. Crying Foul!
    Archie
  22. 21. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  23. 22. ["Here we find the red-crested Andrews in his natural habitat."]
    Archie
  24. 23. The Fast Track To Success!
    Archie
  25. 24. Hair Scare
    Archie's Dad
  26. 25. Footloose
    Archie
  27. 26. Archie's Helpful Hints For Your Viewing Pleasure!
    Archie
  28. 27. ["Can you name anything that we get from chemistry that we'd be better off without?"]
    Wilbur
  29. 28. Shadow Boxed
    Wilbur
  30. 29. Smart As An Ox!
    Linda and Laurie
  31. 30. A Few Arrangements
    Laurie
  32. 31. Archie's Gag Bag
    Archie
  33. 32. The Big Count!
    Archie
  34. 33. Diet Riot
    Reggie
  35. 34. Pet Fret
    Archie
  36. 35. Everything's Archie
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