(October 2012)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Pages
164
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Published 10 times a year (monthly except Mar. and Nov.)
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
071896468502 21
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Rosario Pena [as R Pena] (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Misadventures of Archie
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Archie's Guide To 3-D (Table of Contents: 1)

World of Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Patrick Owsley (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The gang breaks the fourth-wall to discuss 3-D movies with the reader.

The Other Side Of The Fence (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Alice Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Mrs. Andrews daydreams about an easier life where Archie is a girl.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Archie # 516 (apparently the original publication) credits script to Kathleen Webb and inks to Bob Smith.

Bad Boys-Whatcha Gonna Do? (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to escape the grossness of the boys for a day.
Reprints

Control Freaks (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are busted for playing with remote-control cars in school, only for Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy to pick up the fad.
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The Hot Guitar (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle]
Synopsis
During a cold outdoor concert, Reggie turns his guitar into a heating element.
Reprints

The Mower I See You The Mower I Haunt You (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Archie rakes Mr. Weatherbee's lawn and causes chaos.
Reprints

Action Reaction (Table of Contents: 7)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Mrs. Andrews (on phone only)
Synopsis
Archie's absence from school sends Mr. Weatherbee into fits of joy.
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She's Josie (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
Rosario Pena [as R Pena] (signed)

Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper
Synopsis
Introduction to the She's Josie section.

Disco-Dream (Chapter 1) (Table of Contents: 9)

Josie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Josie; Melody; Alexander Cabot III; Alexander Cabot II
Synopsis
When his dad stops him from using the Cabot home as a discotheque, Alex decides to open up his own private discotheque, with Melody as the go-go girl. But Alex's band is distracted from their musical duties by the sight of Melody's go-go costume.
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The Chase (Chapter 2) (Table of Contents: 10)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Albert; Alexandra Cabot; Sock
Synopsis
Sock saves Melody from the advances of Alex's musicians, but Pepper gets angry when she sees Sock with the scantily-dressed Melody. Hearing about Melody's costume, Albert also takes off in hot pursuit, while Josie and Alexandra follow Albert to stop him from getting a look at Melody.
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Wheel And Deal (Chapter 3) (Table of Contents: 11)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Melody; Albert; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot II
Synopsis
Albert saves Melody from the men pursuing her, but crashes his motorcycle in the lake, giving Alexandra the opportunity to save Albert and take him to her home.
Reprints

Quick Cure (Chapter 4) (Table of Contents: 12)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Albert; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot II; Sock
Synopsis
Alexandra turns the whole house into a private hospital for Albert, giving Alex the opportunity he needs to revive the discotheque idea.
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Indexer Notes

One of Alexandra's paramedics is a caricature of Dan DeCarlo.

The Bake Off (Table of Contents: 13)

Miss Beazly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Beazly fight over pie.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's this duct tape...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Andrews loses weight.
Reprints
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, it’s essential today that you go to college!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee persuades Jughead to go to college.
Reprints

Wet Fret (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica sneak Jughead into the drive-in, but first stop at the car wash. Jughead gets out there thinking it is the drive-in.
Reprints

Guest Shot (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 6 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; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Professor Flutesnoot; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Miss Haggly
Synopsis
The gang fools Mr. Weatherbee into thinking that they're throwing a birthday party for Professor Flutesnoot, when they're really throwing it in honor of Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints

Expelled! (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats; Coach Clayton; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie is photographed giving away Riverdale High's playbook to a spy from Central High. When he refuses to defend himself ("on the grounds that it might incriminate me"), he is expelled.
Reprints

Test Case (Table of Contents: 19)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica tries to get a better grade than Betty on a test.
Reprints

Disco Dizzy (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Chic Stone (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie tries to sabotage Archie's deejaying so he can get the job, but it turns out that people love the new, unusual disco.
Reprints

Job Jitters (Table of Contents: 21)

Pop Tate / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Nancy; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Russell
Synopsis
Pop Tate takes a vacation to get away from the shop and realizes how much he misses the kids.
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Indexer Notes

Pop's real name is given as Terry, changed from Thomas in the original printing.

Early Bird Andrews (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tries to make it to school on time for once, but is delayed by helping a young kid retrieve his lunch money from the sewer.
Reprints

Fumble Bumble (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Coach Clayton; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Svenson
Synopsis
Coach Kleats and Coach Clayton try to stop Archie from fumbling the ball.
Reprints
  • US from Archie (Archie, 1959 series) #445 (March 1996) [In the original story the script is credited to Mike Pellowski rather than George Gladir. The inks are credited to Henry Scarpelli rather than Mike Esposito.]
Keywords
football

Anniversary Angst (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Fred Andrews; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie is employed by both his parents to find out what the other wants for their anniversary.

Taps (Table of Contents: 25)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty starts the fad of wearing tap shoes to school, much to the jealousy of Veronica.
Reprints

Book Worm (Table of Contents: 26)

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
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Titus Titewhad
Synopsis
When Archie and Betty collect book donations, they help an old man who is having a heart attack.
Reprints

Double Trouble! (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Sally; Jerry; Brenda
Synopsis
Archie goes on a double date with a new girlfriend and some strangers. The strangers turn out to be just like Archie's friends.
Reprints

Work Quirk (Table of Contents: 28)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
After a day of jalopy repair, Jughead sleeps under his bed.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I...I can't hold...
Characters
Archie Andrews; Clyde Didit; Captain Sprocket; Mighty Chick; Super Snail; Captain Pumpernik
Synopsis
Introduction to the Archie's Madhouse (Archie, 1959 series) reprint section.

Olympic Shtick (Table of Contents: 30)

Captain Sprocket / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Captain Sprocket; Benson
Synopsis
Captain Sprocket expects to win many medals at the Olympics, but his plans backfire.
Reprints

Giant Jottings (Table of Contents: 31)

Mad House / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
unnamed giant
Synopsis
A story about the troubles of a giant.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie's Mom / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, children!
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis
Unscramble the types of pies Mrs. Andrews made.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, sometimes...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Coach Kleats; Coach Clayton; Miss Haggly
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee complains to the rest of the faculty about Archie.
Reprints
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

Diet Riot (Table of Contents: 34)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Miss Haggly; Ms. Beazly
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is hypnotized into turning down food.
Reprints

Clean Up Your Act! (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is a stock hand at a store but finds himself working more as a cleanup man.
Reprints

Everything's Archie (Digest Version) (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The Misadventures of Archie"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Archie's Guide To 3-D
    World of Archie
  3. 2. The Other Side Of The Fence
    Archie
  4. 3. Bad Boys-Whatcha Gonna Do?
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Control Freaks
    Archie
  6. 5. The Hot Guitar
    The Archies
  7. 6. The Mower I See You The Mower I Haunt You
    Archie
  8. 7. Action Reaction
    Mr. Weatherbee
  9. 8. She's Josie
    She's Josie
  10. 9. Disco-Dream (Chapter 1)
    Josie
  11. 10. The Chase (Chapter 2)
    Josie
  12. 11. Wheel And Deal (Chapter 3)
    Josie
  13. 12. Quick Cure (Chapter 4)
    Josie
  14. 13. The Bake Off
    Miss Beazly
  15. 14. ["What's this duct tape..."]
    Archie
  16. 15. ["Jughead, it’s essential today that you go to college!"]
    Jughead's Gag Bag
  17. 16. Wet Fret
    Jughead
  18. 17. Guest Shot
    Archie
  19. 18. Expelled!
    Archie
  20. 19. Test Case
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. Disco Dizzy
    Archie
  22. 21. Job Jitters
    Pop Tate
  23. 22. Early Bird Andrews
    Archie
  24. 23. Fumble Bumble
    Archie
  25. 24. Anniversary Angst
    Archie
  26. 25. Taps
    Betty and Veronica
  27. 26. Book Worm
    Archie
  28. 27. Double Trouble!
    Archie
  29. 28. Work Quirk
    Jughead
  30. 29. ["I...I can't hold..."]
    Archie's Madhouse
  31. 30. Olympic Shtick
    Captain Sprocket
  32. 31. Giant Jottings
    Mad House
  33. 32. ["Hello, children!"]
    Archie's Mom
  34. 33. ["Archie, sometimes..."]
    Archie
  35. 34. Diet Riot
    Mr. Weatherbee
  36. 35. Clean Up Your Act!
    Archie
  37. 36. Everything's Archie (Digest Version)
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