(November 2013)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
11 times a year
On-sale date
2013-09-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469531 03111
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie & Friends / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! That was some interception, dude!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Kevin Keller; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Keywords
football

[Archie: Betty or Veronica?] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

A Change of Plans (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Amy; Jeb; Stuart
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge takes the kids to a small town, Silverton, that he plans to turn into a tourist park.
Reprints

In the Public's Eye (Table of Contents: 3)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
The Archies hire Dilton to be their manager and he hires Moose as his assistant. When Moose messes up an address the Archies end up playing at an old folks home.
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Indexer Notes

Betty and Veronica are not members of the Archies in this story.

Buy the Book (Table of Contents: 4)

Chuck Clayton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
While antique shopping with Nancy, Chuck finds a valuable comic book.
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The Canvas of Love (Table of Contents: 5)

Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Midge is tired of Moose beating up her friends so she insists he take up a new hobby and he decides to begin painting.
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Plant Chant (Table of Contents: 6)

Reggie / 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
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mrs. Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie tries to trick Archie into thinking Dilton's plant experiments are talking, but the tables get turned.
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[Are they men... or monsters?] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Diamond Selections; Universal Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Slide Guide (Table of Contents: 8)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Dora
Synopsis
Reggie helps Dilton get the girl.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie's SuperTeens / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
?

Characters
Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]; Captain Hero [Jughead Jones]; Superteen [Betty Cooper]; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring Archie Superhero reprints.

The Dirty Demon (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Hero / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors
Sal Contrera (credited)
Letters
Mario Acquaviva (credited)

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
The Dirty Demon [Mr. Winkle]; Archie; Veronica; Betty; Captain Hero [Jughead]; Reggie; Hunk
Synopsis
The Dirty Demon is giving away free samples of dirt. This sends everyone to the cleaners.
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The Bomb Master (Table of Contents: 11)

Captain Hero / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva (credited)

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Captain Hero [Jughead Jones]; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; The Bomb Master; Pop Tate; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
The Bomb Master has a truth bomb and uses it to get the combination to the Lodge safe.
Reprints

[New Crusaders Graphic Novels] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Kick Schtick (Table of Contents: 13)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tries to explain to Moose how points are scored in soccer.
Keywords
soccer

Soda (Table of Contents: 14)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Characters
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Find a Word puzzle.

Wit Bit (Table of Contents: 15)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie tells Moose he should keep his motorcycle helmet on.
Reprints

[Archie 1000 Page Extravaganza] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Stack Knack (Table of Contents: 17)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose can't stack cans correctly at the grocery store.
Reprints

Moose! (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Chris Allen (credited)
Inks
Chris Allen (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
After Midge breaks up with him, Moose is on the rampage.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #260, writing is credited to Mark Waid.

Victory Vehicle (Table of Contents: 19)

Reggie Mantle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica refuses to ride with Archie on a two-person moped to the Miss Ecology contest.
Reprints

Wonder Car Rides Again (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Ace; Knute; Uncle Fred; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
When crooks steal the computerized car "Kip" it's up to Archie and the gang, with help from Dilton's Uncle Fred and his wonder car, to stop the criminals.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Kip" is a parody of the car "Kit" from the TV show Night Rider.

Reflect Action (Table of Contents: 21)

Frankie Valdez / comic story / 5 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
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Frankie Valdez; Maria; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Frankie is obsessed with his hair.
Reprints

Food Rude (Table of Contents: 22)

Big Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Moose is uncouth at Veronica's party.

Request Zest (Table of Contents: 23)

Midge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Midge asks Moose to get rid of some crumbs.

Draw Some Attention (Table of Contents: 24)

Chuck / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Chuck Clayton
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the phrase puzzle.

It's Just Ducky (Table of Contents: 25)

Dilton Doiley / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Carol
Synopsis
Carol won't date Dilton because he needs to grow up.
Reprints

In the Know (Table of Contents: 26)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie stops for directions.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

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
I see Dilton reading...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Dilton is always reading.
Reprints
  • from Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

The Wish (Table of Contents: 28)

Dilton Doiley / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Dilton goes from no dates for the dance to two dates for the dance.
Reprints

Sidewalk Supers (Table of Contents: 29)

Pop Tate / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead offer to clean the sidewalk for Pop.
Reprints

The Gig (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Holly Golightly [as Holly G!] (credited)
Inks
John Costanza (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When The Archies lose their last consistent gig, the members of the group begin contemplating changes that might spur the group's popularity.
Reprints

Time Warp (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary (a small girl); her grandfather; Fred Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; The Parker Twins
Synopsis
When Archie saves a small girl from injury, he's given an interesting newspaper as a reward by her grandfather. The paper has stories in it from the one day in the future -- and Archie sees disaster in the headlines.
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Indexer Notes

This story appears in two parts: part 1 (6 pages) and part 2 (5 pages).

Archie Says: You Know It's Not Your Day When... (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Examples of when it is not your day.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

9 one-panel gags, the first one Mr. Weatherbee calls in the other teachers to read Archie's excuse for being absent.

Crash Bash (Table of Contents: 33)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; two un-named girls
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie decide to crash the girls' pajama party.
Reprints

[School Books Bundle] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

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

Dotty and Ditto / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon?
Pencils
Bill Woggon
Inks
Bill Woggon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As our scene opens, Dottie is entertaining J. B. Cash...
Genre
children
Characters
Dotty; Ditto; J. B. Cash
Synopsis
Dotty and Ditto take J. B. Cash fishing.
Reprints
Keywords
fishing

Strange Facts About Archie and the Gang (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Four one-panel gags. First panel states that a whole day went by without Betty thinking of Archie.

Probably from Everything's Archie (Archie, 1969 series) #62 but needs confirmation.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie 1 / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring Archie 1 reprints.

Animal Trainer (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie 1 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty 1; Veronica 1; Dilton 1; Jughead 1; Reggie 1; Archie 1
Synopsis
Archie 1 trains a Tyrannosaurus Rex.
Reprints
Keywords
dinosaur; Tyrannosaurus Rex

[Double Digest Sample Pack] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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

Fight Delight (Table of Contents: 40)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie overdoses on fights from watching daytime television.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

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
Leroy you need to start learning the value of a dollar.
Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Leroy; Souphead; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Leroy and Souphead trick Archie out of some money.
Reprints
  • from Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

Noise Annoys (Table of Contents: 42)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie brags about his accomplishments but Archie makes him be quiet in a hospital zone.
Reprints

Reggie the Ego Tripper! (Table of Contents: 43)

Reggie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Reggie Mantle
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the phrase puzzle.

Feet Feat (Table of Contents: 44)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Standing in front of a poster advertising a championship fight between "Jake Hurricane" and "Victor Gorilla", Reggie dances around and punches the air. He tells Jughead and Archie that one day he's going to fight Moose, and that Moose won't lay a hand on him. In the next panel, he says that this is because he's light on his feet. Moose walks up behind Reggie and says "Is that so?". Reggie runs off terrified, and Archie says that Reggie was right - he IS quick on his feet.
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The Best of Archie Comics (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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

A Whole Lotta Nuthin' (Table of Contents: 46)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Forsythe Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
It takes a lot of preparation for Jughead to do nothing.
Reprints

Getting Drastic With Plastic! (Table of Contents: 47)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Batton Lash (credited)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
After hearing a speaker from Rwanda, Veronica becomes environmentally conscious about the use of plastic.
Reprints
Keywords
ecology; environmentalism; plastic; recycling

[Archie Comics Subscriptions] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

Everything's Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[12 Million Downloads] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

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

[Uncle Grandpa] (Table of Contents: 51) (Expand) /

Cartoon Network / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Wow! That was some interception, dude!"]
    Archie & Friends
  2. 1. [Archie: Betty or Veronica?]
  3. 2. A Change of Plans
    Archie & Friends
  4. 3. In the Public's Eye
    The Archies
  5. 4. Buy the Book
    Chuck Clayton
  6. 5. The Canvas of Love
    Moose
  7. 6. Plant Chant
    Reggie
  8. 7. [Are they men... or monsters?]
    Diamond Selections; Universal Studios
  9. 8. Slide Guide
    Reggie
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie's SuperTeens
  11. 10. The Dirty Demon
    Captain Hero
  12. 11. The Bomb Master
    Captain Hero
  13. 12. [New Crusaders Graphic Novels]
  14. 13. Kick Schtick
    Reggie
  15. 14. Soda
  16. 15. Wit Bit
    Reggie
  17. 16. [Archie 1000 Page Extravaganza]
  18. 17. Stack Knack
    Moose
  19. 18. Moose!
    Archie and the Gang
  20. 19. Victory Vehicle
    Reggie Mantle
  21. 20. Wonder Car Rides Again
  22. 21. Reflect Action
    Frankie Valdez
  23. 22. Food Rude
    Big Moose
  24. 23. Request Zest
    Midge
  25. 24. Draw Some Attention
    Chuck
  26. 25. It's Just Ducky
    Dilton Doiley
  27. 26. In the Know
    Reggie
  28. 27. ["I see Dilton reading..."]
    Archie
  29. 28. The Wish
    Dilton Doiley
  30. 29. Sidewalk Supers
    Pop Tate
  31. 30. The Gig
    Archie & Friends
  32. 31. Time Warp
    Archie
  33. 32. Archie Says: You Know It's Not Your Day When...
    Archie
  34. 33. Crash Bash
    Reggie
  35. 34. [School Books Bundle]
  36. 35. ["As our scene opens, Dottie is entertaining J. B. Cash..."]
    Dotty and Ditto
  37. 36. Strange Facts About Archie and the Gang
    Archie
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Archie 1
  39. 38. Animal Trainer
    Archie 1
  40. 39. [Double Digest Sample Pack]
  41. 40. Fight Delight
    Archie
  42. 41. ["Leroy you need to start learning the value of a dollar."]
    Archie
  43. 42. Noise Annoys
    Reggie
  44. 43. Reggie the Ego Tripper!
    Reggie
  45. 44. Feet Feat
    Reggie
  46. 45. The Best of Archie Comics
  47. 46. A Whole Lotta Nuthin'
    Jughead
  48. 47. Getting Drastic With Plastic!
    Betty and Veronica
  49. 48. [Archie Comics Subscriptions]
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  51. 50. [12 Million Downloads]
  52. 51. [Uncle Grandpa]
    Cartoon Network
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