(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.
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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.
Reprints

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.
Reprints

[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.
Reprints

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
Reprints

[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.
Editing
Related Scans
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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