(July 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:
2012-05-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646951722911
Editing:
?
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Yahoo!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Pena [as Tito Pena] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Home Movies! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors:
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters:
Janice Chiang (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Due to the rising cost of entertainment, Archie and the gang open an outdoor movie theater in Archie's backyard.
Reprints:

Horse Play! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Scott Jeralds (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Phil Felix (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
The guys visit Betty at her new job, which is playing Calamity Jane at a Wild West attraction.
Reprints:

Head Work (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie gets an expensive vase stuck on his head.
Reprints:

Car-azy (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Archie's grandfather; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Ethel; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Alfredo
Synopsis:
Veronica turns down Archie for the prom because of his clunky car.
Reprints:

Ball Crazy (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
unnamed baseball; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Ms. Beazly
Synopsis:
Archie catches a home run, and the ball tells us the story of what happened when Archie took the ball to school.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball

Very En-lightening (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge explains lightening to Veronica and Archie.

The Key Man (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie loses the key to the lost-and-found room.

Into The Riverdale Triangle: Part One (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Rich Margopolis (credited)
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks:
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor; adventure
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie, Mr. Andrews, Mr. Lodge, and Veronica go fishing in the Riverdale Triangle. A bad storm sets them off course and on a dinosaur-inhabited island.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dinosaur; fishing

Into The Riverdale Triangle: Part Two (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Rich Margopolis
Pencils:
Rex Lindsey
Inks:
Rex Lindsey
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen; humor; adventure
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie, Mr. Andrews, Mr. Lodge, and Veronica are rescued from the island.
Reprints:

["Archie, wake up!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper (cameo)
Synopsis:
Archie tries to prove that he can concentrate in class.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

Dumb Ringer! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
Reggie plays horseshoes with Mr. Lodge at the fair to get on Mr. Lodge's good side. However, Archie gets to take Veronica around the fair.
Keywords:
county fair; horseshoes

It's Plane Silly (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason (cameo)
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie fly paper airplanes when Miss Grundy leaves the room.

Little Archie & Friends! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children; humor
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.

Film Fun (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Inks:
Bob Bolling (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Bolling (signed)

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Ambrose
Synopsis:
Director Little Archie shoots a Western film with Ronnie as the leading lady.
Reprints:

A Ride To Doom (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dexter Taylor

Genre:
children; humor; adventure
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
Little Archie saves the day when the bus to the away baseball game gets stuck in a puddle.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball

The Kiss Off (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dexter Taylor

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Little Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Little Jughead Jones; Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Aunt Hilda turns Jughead into a frog because he is eating her party food. To get him changed back, Jughead has to kiss a girl.

Life's Forgotten Daze (Table of Contents)

Little Betty & Veronica / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils:
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Mr. Cooper; Mrs. Cooper; Caramel; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Veronica Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
Betty is sad because everyone forgets her birthday.

Tall Tales (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
children; humor; adventure
Characters:
Little Ambrose Pipps; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Algernon; Lydia
Synopsis:
Ambrose's tall tales about his imaginary adventures get on everyone's nerves, but he has a real adventure when the Good Ol' Gang makes him crawl into the sewer to retrieve a baseball.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball

A Real Loser (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Little Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Little Jughead loses a bet and has to hold one end of Archie's hammock.
Reprints:

Knock Knack (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Mrs. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie plays his guitar and annoys Veronica's parents.
Reprints:

Good To The Earth (Table of Contents)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Find the names of things you can recycle in the word search.

["I also love your eyes, your nose, your hair, your lips..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie buys Pasta-loopsys because he knows the cute daughter of the company vice president.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

Baby Talk (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Mrs. Gray; Sidney Gray
Synopsis:
Archie ditches girl watching with Chuck and Reggie to babysit his neighbor's son Sidney. However, when Archie takes Sidney to the park, he attracts more girls than Chuck and Reggie.
Reprints:

Splashed Downer (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Greenbush
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie begin their annual summer soaking contest.

Indexer Notes

On panel 1 of page 1, the initials F.R. are carved into a tree, symbolizing Fernando Ruiz.

Full Moon Follies (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie becomes convinced that this is a time of year when weirdos and wise guys are compelled to come up to him and make stupid jokes. So he disguises himself as an old woman to avoid weirdos.
Reprints:

The Rising Son (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews ; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Officer Pete; Andy
Synopsis:
Archie can't seem to wake up during the weekdays.
Reprints:

Stick With It! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Archie gets glued to the fence and is taken to school to be unglued.

The Exception (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie tells Moose that humans use 1/10 of their brains.

["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:
?

Genre:
teen; humor
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:

Bargain Sail (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore
Synopsis:
Wilbur tries to sweet-talk Linda out of her sail tickets so he can take Laurie.

Beauty Or The Beast (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Alec; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore
Synopsis:
Wilbur and Alec visit Laurie in the early morning to see if she is a natural beauty.

Good Taste In Cars! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Pop go for a ride in Pop's new hybrid SUV.
Reprints:

The Super Bash (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead plan an end-of-school-year bash.

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 comics.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Yahoo!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Home Movies!
    Archie
  3. 2. Horse Play!
    Archie
  4. 3. Head Work
    Archie
  5. 4. Car-azy
    Archie
  6. 5. Ball Crazy
    Archie
  7. 6. Very En-lightening
    Archie
  8. 7. The Key Man
    Archie
  9. 8. Into The Riverdale Triangle: Part One
    Archie
  10. 9. Into The Riverdale Triangle: Part Two
    Archie
  11. 10. ["Archie, wake up!"]
    Archie
  12. 11. Dumb Ringer!
    Archie
  13. 12. It's Plane Silly
    Archie
  14. 13. Little Archie & Friends!
    Little Archie
  15. 14. Film Fun
    Little Archie
  16. 15. A Ride To Doom
    Little Archie
  17. 16. The Kiss Off
    Little Sabrina
  18. 17. Life's Forgotten Daze
    Little Betty & Veronica
  19. 18. Tall Tales
    Little Ambrose
  20. 19. A Real Loser
    Little Archie
  21. 20. Knock Knack
    Archie
  22. 21. Good To The Earth
    Archie
  23. 22. ["I also love your eyes, your nose, your hair, your lips..."]
    Archie
  24. 23. Baby Talk
    Archie
  25. 24. Splashed Downer
    Archie
  26. 25. Full Moon Follies
    Archie
  27. 26. The Rising Son
    Archie
  28. 27. Stick With It!
    Archie
  29. 28. The Exception
    Archie
  30. 29. ["Can you name anything that we get from chemistry that we'd be better off without?"]
    Wilbur
  31. 30. Bargain Sail
    Wilbur
  32. 31. Beauty Or The Beast
    Wilbur
  33. 32. Good Taste In Cars!
    Archie
  34. 33. The Super Bash
    Archie
  35. 34. Everything's Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
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