(June 2013)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
11 times a year (monthly except July)
On-sale date:
2013-04-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Library
Barcode:
762816468503 02811
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:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Archie!! You were supposed to watch my frogs for me!
Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

A Yelp For Help! (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Lisa; Hot Dog; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
With the price of gas going up, Archie, Betty, and Jughead decide to become personal aides.
Reprints:

Scheme Theme (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty and Reggie play hard-to-get to get Archie and Veronica to ask them to the prom.
Reprints:

Float Note (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie and the Gang / 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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Freddie Fry; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Miss Haggly; Professor Flutesnoot; Ethel; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
When Reggie and Veronica skip float construction to meet teen idol Freddie Fry, the star unexpectedly skips his visit to help with the float.
Reprints:

Dine and Dunce (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Mr. Cooper; Mrs. Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie confuses Betty as to whether her dinner will be formal or casual.
Reprints:

Voice of Doom (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger (credited)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
When Reggie gives Archie a teddy bear with a tape recorder in it, Jughead helps Archie get some revenge.
Reprints:

The Beg Bag (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie begin an organ grinder and monkey act.

Clock Yock (Table of Contents: 7)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge bids $500 for a cuckoo clock.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Cosmo the Merry Martian / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit ?
Pencils:
Bob White (signed)
Inks:
Terry Szenics
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
How does it feel, Orbi...
Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Cosmo; Orbi
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Cosmo the Merry Martian section. Features Issue 1 cover.
Reprints:

Make Mine Mars! (Chapter 1) (Table of Contents: 9)

Cosmo the Merry Martian / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils:
Bob White (credited)
Inks:
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Cosmo; Astra; Professor Thimk; Moonlings; Gillywump; Orbi; Jo-Jo; Saturnians
Synopsis:
The group of space travelers returns to Mars, only to be rudely interrupted.
Reprints:

Meet Dr. Beatnik! (Chapter 2) (Table of Contents: 10)

Cosmo the Merry Martian / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils:
Bob White (credited)
Inks:
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Cosmo; Orbi; Astra; Professor Thimk; Moonlings; Gillywump; Dr. Beatnik
Synopsis:
Dr. Beatnik announces his plan to take over Earth after they launch a satellite into space.
Reprints:

The Great Space Chase! (Chapter 3) (Table of Contents: 11)

Cosmo the Merry Martian / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils:
Bob White (credited)
Inks:
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Cosmo; Orbi; Astra; Professor Thimk; Moonlings; Gillywump; Jo-Jo; Dr. Beatnik
Synopsis:
Cosmo and his crew begin to pursue Dr. Beatnik.
Reprints:

Fire Away! (Chapter 4) (Table of Contents: 12)

Cosmo the Merry Martian / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils:
Bob White (credited)
Inks:
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Cosmo; Professor Thimk; Astra; Dr. Beatnik
Synopsis:
Dr. Beatnik tries using a taffy gun and a brick wall to stop Cosmo's chase.
Reprints:

The End of Dr. Beatnik! (Table of Contents: 13)

Cosmo the Merry Martian / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils:
Bob White (credited)
Inks:
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Cosmo; Professor Thimk; Orbi; Astra; Moonlings; Gillywump; Dr. Beatnik
Synopsis:
After a long, weapon-filled battle, Dr. Beatnik surrenders and Cosmo decides to go to Earth.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Originally, this story featured a cliffhanger that went unresolved due to the series cancellation. This cliffhanger has been replaced by a request for fans to let the editor know whether they want to see more Cosmo stories.

Jet Cycles (Table of Contents: 14)

Squarehead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils:
Bob White (credited)
Inks:
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Characters:
Squarehead
Synopsis:
Squarehead has a jet cycle modified to have square wheels.
Reprints:

A Fair To Remember (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie gets into hot water at a medieval fair.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

credits from original story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Oh no!
Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot
Reprints:
  • from Archie Sunday newspaper strip

Taste Test (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead almost gets into trouble for eating ice cream in school.

Chivalry Lives (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Veronica gets mad at Archie because he lacks chivalry.
Reprints:

Guilty (Table of Contents: 19)

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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie feels guilty that he went on a date behind Veronica's back. Little does he know that Veronica did the same.
Reprints:

Earth Day (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy are astonished at how Archie and the gang use humor in their Earth Day exhibition.
Reprints:

Plant Worker (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks:
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors:
Josh Ray (credited)
Letters:
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie goes to a plant shop to pick out a plant for his parents.
Reprints:

Saturday's Child (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mrs. Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie feels guilty when he helps Betty and Veronica on a Saturday, but not his parents.
Reprints:

Happy Days (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie's attempts to spread cheer to the people around him horribly backfire.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

On page one, the word "gay" has been replaced by "grand".

The Fantasy Contest! (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy's class competes to see who can write the best fantasy essay.
Reprints:

Company Picnic (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Midge; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Archie and Betty go on a spring picnic, but a storm intervenes.
Reprints:

Fitness Fit (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils:
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie goes to try out Veronica's new in-house gym, but can't keep up with the rigorous exercise.
Reprints:

Prime Time (Table of Contents: 27)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty tries to decide which era to write about for a Teen Girl Magazine contest. As she mulls the eras over, she fantasizes about being with Archie in each era.
Reprints:

High Impact Shopping! (Table of Contents: 28)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks:
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica goes on a shopping spree for clothes for her new aerobic class, but becomes too tired to actually go.
Reprints:

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
As you can see, I've cut her in half!
Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead adds some comedy to Archie's magic act.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Tales Calculated To Drive You Bats / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Orlando Busino (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
My husband says we'll take it!
Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Introduction to the Tales Calculated To Drive You Bats section. Features a cropped version of the cover to issue 1, with the text above "Bats" rewritten.
Reprints:

The Monster Crisis (Table of Contents: 31)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir (signed)
Pencils:
Orlando Busino (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Characters:
Freddie; Igor
Synopsis:
A crisis breaks out when American monsters and Transylvanian monsters feud over employment in Hollywood movies.
Reprints:

Dr. Grisley's Experiment (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards (signed)

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Characters:
Igor
Synopsis:
Mr. Frown attempts to destroy Dr. Grisley's chemical experiments.
Reprints:

Picturesque Picnic (Table of Contents: 33)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Orlando Busino (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Characters:
Freddie; Igor
Synopsis:
Igor goes to the planet Xanadu, where he finds that humans steal picnic food from ants.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Did you get your new bulletin board...
Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Miss Beazly; Miss Grundy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
What did the doctor say about your arm?
Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
Archie loses his doctor's note for Coach Kleats.
Reprints:
  • from Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

Team Practice! (Table of Contents: 36)

Coach Clayton / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Coach Clayton
Synopsis:
Unscramble the names of the exercises.
Reprints:

It's All In The Family (Table of Contents: 37)

Coach Clayton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Coach Clayton; Mrs. Clayton; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
When Coach Kleats is sick in the hospital, his wife takes over his coaching job.
Reprints:

Everything's Archie (Digest Version) (Table of Contents: 38)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Information on the month's Archie comics.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie!! You were supposed to watch my frogs for me!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. A Yelp For Help!
    Archie
  3. 2. Scheme Theme
    Archie
  4. 3. Float Note
    Archie and the Gang
  5. 4. Dine and Dunce
    Archie
  6. 5. Voice of Doom
    Archie
  7. 6. The Beg Bag
    Archie
  8. 7. Clock Yock
    Mr. Lodge
  9. 8. ["How does it feel, Orbi..."]
    Cosmo the Merry Martian
  10. 9. Make Mine Mars! (Chapter 1)
    Cosmo the Merry Martian
  11. 10. Meet Dr. Beatnik! (Chapter 2)
    Cosmo the Merry Martian
  12. 11. The Great Space Chase! (Chapter 3)
    Cosmo the Merry Martian
  13. 12. Fire Away! (Chapter 4)
    Cosmo the Merry Martian
  14. 13. The End of Dr. Beatnik!
    Cosmo the Merry Martian
  15. 14. Jet Cycles
    Squarehead
  16. 15. A Fair To Remember
    Archie
  17. 16. ["Oh no!"]
    Archie
  18. 17. Taste Test
    Mr. Weatherbee
  19. 18. Chivalry Lives
    Archie
  20. 19. Guilty
    Archie
  21. 20. Earth Day
    Archie and the Gang
  22. 21. Plant Worker
    Archie
  23. 22. Saturday's Child
    Archie
  24. 23. Happy Days
    Archie
  25. 24. The Fantasy Contest!
    Archie and the Gang
  26. 25. Company Picnic
    Archie
  27. 26. Fitness Fit
    Archie
  28. 27. Prime Time
    Betty's Diary
  29. 28. High Impact Shopping!
    Veronica
  30. 29. ["As you can see, I've cut her in half!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  31. 30. ["My husband says we'll take it!"]
    Tales Calculated To Drive You Bats
  32. 31. The Monster Crisis
  33. 32. Dr. Grisley's Experiment
  34. 33. Picturesque Picnic
  35. 34. ["Did you get your new bulletin board..."]
    Miss Beazly's Gag Bag
  36. 35. ["What did the doctor say about your arm?"]
    Archie
  37. 36. Team Practice!
    Coach Clayton
  38. 37. It's All In The Family
    Coach Clayton
  39. 38. Everything's Archie (Digest Version)
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