(August 2012)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
Published ten times a year (monthly except March and November)
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
76281646850301911
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Archiekins, please keep an eye on me!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
Rosario Pena [as Tito Pena]
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley

Indexer Notes

Cover reprinted from unknown issue.

Vidiot's Delight (Table of Contents)

World of Archie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks:
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Teresa Davidson (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Nancy; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
The gang tries out Dilton's 3D video games.
Keywords:
video game

The Big Brawl (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Dilton holds a virtual reality fight between Archie and Reggie.
Reprints:

Lazy Days (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Robert the Robot
Synopsis:
The gang is amazed at how Veronica lies around using electronics all day.

Christmas In July (Table of Contents)

Mr. Lodge and the Bee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks:
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge and Mr. Weatherbee dress up as Santa and an elf to give toys to hospitalized children. Unfortunately, they get mixed up with bank robbers dressed in the same fashion.
Keywords:
Santa Claus

Pane Killer (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks:
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie and Veronica wash the windows of the Lodge mansion.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story features the old Archie logo, which was shorter and had slightly different lettering.

Gaper Caper (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie is a lifeguard.

Boat Banter (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie and Moose go boating.

["Hey, Supe, I lost an arrow!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Super Duck; Fauntleroy
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Super Duck reprint section. Features the cover from Super Duck (Archie, 1944 series) #20.

Indexer Notes

Super Duck's byline is changed from "The Cockeyed Wonder" to "The Wild-Eyed Wonder".

It's A Pushover (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Uwanna Duck; Buster
Synopsis:
Buster annoys Super Duck when he has to come along with Super Duck and Uwanna on their picnic.

["Well, if it isn't Sam Quenton..."] (Table of Contents)

Super Duck / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks:
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Super Duck; Sam Quenton; Uwanna Duck
Synopsis:
Super Duck forgets about taking Uwanna to a masquerade.

["We all have looked at a map..."] (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Which state is bordered by only one other state?

The Gamblers (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
Veronica is astonished with the amount of gambling done by her friends and family.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gambling

["Archie must have had..."] (Table of Contents)

Pop Tate / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Get rid of the letters j, v, q, x, and y to find out what is on Pop Tate's menu.

A Photo Finish (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / 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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee and Archie go fishing.
Reprints:
Keywords:
fishing

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from Archie and Me to Mr. Weatherbee.

["We're all going to the sports expo!"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie tries to get money for the sports expo.
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

Water Ride (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie keeps getting wet during his bike ride to the swimming hole.

Food Flip (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks:
Alison Flood (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie goes on Veronica's trampoline just after eating and feels sick.
Keywords:
trampoline

A Raft Of Fun (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks:
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors:
Jean D'Onofrio ? [as D'Onofrio] (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mark Twain inspires Archie to take Betty and Veronica on a raft ride.
Reprints:

Vacation Blahs (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee just can't seem to get away from Archie.

Lucky Story (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils:
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
A pantomime story about Archie finding a lucky horseshoe at the carnival.

Passing Fancy (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead tricks Archie into giving him his dessert.

She's Josie (Table of Contents)

She's Josie / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
?
Colors:
Rosario Pena [as Tito Pena]
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie; Pepper; Melody
Synopsis:
Introduction to the She's Josie (Archie, 1963 series) reprint section.

Sync or Swim (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Albert; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot
Synopsis:
Deciding that it's Albert's music that attracts Josie, Alex makes a tape of Albert singing and attempts to lip-synch to it. He doesn't realize that Alexandra has added some extra sounds to the tape.
Reprints:

Soft Sell (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Pepper; Melody; Albert; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
Melody becomes a door-to-door cosmetics saleswoman for Ravon, "the super seller for the discriminating smeller."
Reprints:

Down Under (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Pepper; Melody; Albert
Synopsis:
Josie and Albert fool Melody and Pepper into thinking Albert is buried under a sand dune. Pepper and Melody retaliate for the prank.
Reprints:

Home is Where The Heart Is (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Sock
Synopsis:
Realizing that Pepper is shy about the prospect of a romance with Sock, Josie and Melody try to make her jealous so she'll meet him half-way.
Reprints:

["Does pop art do anything..."] (Table of Contents)

Josie Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Albert
Synopsis:
Josie and Albert examine pop art in a museum.

The Empire Builder (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Fred Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper (in picture only)
Synopsis:
Archie gets addicted to his new computer game.

["Smithers, I'm going to do my work..."] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Reprints:
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

The Sleeper (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie displays an unexpected talent for surfing... or does he?
Reprints:
Keywords:
surf board; surfing

Bug Bomb! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 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; teen
Characters:
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle]
Synopsis:
Bugs cause The Archies to move around during a gig, and the movements turn out to be a hit.

Summer Jobs, And Some Are Not (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Mantle
Synopsis:
Reggie makes fun of Archie for his summer jobs, but Archie's job allows him to meet girls.

Flower Power (Table of Contents)

World of Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Rose (credited)
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Teresa Davidson (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie takes roses from Mr. Lodge's garden to give to Veronica and ends up covered in poison ivy.

Everything's Archie (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Synopsis:
Advertisement for the month's Archie comics.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Archiekins, please keep an eye on me!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Vidiot's Delight
    World of Archie
  3. 2. The Big Brawl
    Archie
  4. 3. Lazy Days
    Archie
  5. 4. Christmas In July
    Mr. Lodge and the Bee
  6. 5. Pane Killer
    Archie
  7. 6. Gaper Caper
    Archie
  8. 7. Boat Banter
    Archie
  9. 8. ["Hey, Supe, I lost an arrow!"]
    Super Duck
  10. 9. It's A Pushover
    Super Duck
  11. 10. ["Well, if it isn't Sam Quenton..."]
    Super Duck
  12. 11. ["We all have looked at a map..."]
  13. 12. The Gamblers
    Archie
  14. 13. ["Archie must have had..."]
    Pop Tate
  15. 14. A Photo Finish
    Mr. Weatherbee
  16. 15. ["We're all going to the sports expo!"]
    Archie
  17. 16. Water Ride
    Archie
  18. 17. Food Flip
    Archie
  19. 18. A Raft Of Fun
    Archie
  20. 19. Vacation Blahs
    Archie
  21. 20. Lucky Story
    Archie
  22. 21. Passing Fancy
    Archie
  23. 22. She's Josie
    She's Josie
  24. 23. Sync or Swim
    Josie
  25. 24. Soft Sell
    Josie
  26. 25. Down Under
    Josie
  27. 26. Home is Where The Heart Is
    Josie
  28. 27. ["Does pop art do anything..."]
    Josie Pin-Up
  29. 28. The Empire Builder
    Archie
  30. 29. ["Smithers, I'm going to do my work..."]
    Archie
  31. 30. The Sleeper
    Archie
  32. 31. Bug Bomb!
    Archie
  33. 32. Summer Jobs, And Some Are Not
    Archie
  34. 33. Flower Power
    World of Archie
  35. 34. Everything's Archie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Luke