(June 2014)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
seven times per year
On-sale date
2014-05-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816468558
Editing
Mike Pellerito
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Digest Size U. S.
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Pena (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

Archie's Choice (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie spots Betty and Veronica modeling wedding gowns for a local boutique and assumes they're marrying someone else. By the time he learns they were just modeling, they think he's about to propose to one of them.
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Indexer Notes

The original story credited Barbara Slate with the script and Dan DeCarlo with the inking.

The Heart Is a Whimsical Hunter (Table of Contents: 2)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Veronica is incensed when Archie and Betty seem to snub her and plots her revenge.
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Indexer Notes

In the original story, Script is credited to Michael Gallagher.

Hot 'N' Spicy (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Cheryl Blossom; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Uncle Bob (Blossom?)
Synopsis
At the county fair, Cheryl's kissing booth is getting intense competition from Betty's Homemade Hot Sauce Stand and Cheryl doesn't like it.
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Betty & Veronica & Ginger Fashions (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Dan Parent
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fashion
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ginger Lopez
Reprints

Hired Help (Table of Contents: 5)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Alexander Cabot III; Alan Mayberry; Valerie Brown; Melody Valentine; Alexander Cabot II
Synopsis
Alexander tries several tricks to lure the girls' attention away from Alan while Alan washes the Cabot's new sports car.
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Shopping Spree (Table of Contents: 6)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Valerie
Synopsis
At a department store, Melody gets a vase stuck on her hand.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Veronica Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! Do I really look that beautiful?
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica is overly impressed with Archie's portrait of her.
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Bubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Jinx and Charley decide to hold a bubblegum bubble blowing competition.
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A Good Skate (Table of Contents: 9)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx learns skateboarding.
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The Last Ade (Table of Contents: 10)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse; Greg
Synopsis
Charley and Greg's competing refreshment stands gives Jinx an entrepreneurial idea.
Reprints

I Get It (Table of Contents: 11)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Li’l Jinx breaks Charley's heart.
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No Holds Barred (Table of Contents: 12)

Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Charley brags about his strength.
Reprints

Reasoning (Table of Contents: 13)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie is badgering Veronica for a date.
Reprints

Great Dates (Table of Contents: 14)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty misunderstands the class assignment.
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Surprise Ending (Table of Contents: 15)

Veronica / comic story / 6 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
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
When Reggie is late for a date with Veronica, she bets him that Archie would never keep her waiting, so Reggie has to come up with some way of delaying Archie.
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A Day to Remember (Table of Contents: 16)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Ricky Hartthrob
Synopsis
Betty wins a day with one of her singing idols, but discovers it's not what she expected.
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Veronica's Karma (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Hiram Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Thieves ditch a stolen Egyptian necklace in Veronica's car. Veronica finds it, wears it and begins believing she is the reincarnation of an Egyptian queen.
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Indexer Notes

The original story credited Terry Valle with the script and Jim DeCarlo with the inking.

Scent of 2 Women (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Angered that Betty has a new perfume that makes her very popular, Veronica goes all out to find a scent that will top her.
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A Flip of the Lip (Table of Contents: 19)

Ethel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Al Hartley (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Al Hartley (see notes)

Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie's attempts to lift Ethel's spirits get misinterpreted and he ends up on a date with her.
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Indexer Notes

Letters are credited to Bill Yoshida but this looks very much like Al Hartley's lettering.

Raining Pets (Table of Contents: 20)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Reprints

Count Up (Table of Contents: 21)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
?
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty asks Archie if a boy and girl should kiss on their first date.
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It's My Bag (Table of Contents: 22)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Ken Selig (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica's look alike shoulder bags get Archie into trouble.
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For One Brief Moment (Table of Contents: 23)

Betty / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
After Reggie saves Betty from being struck by an oncoming truck, the two begin seeing more of each other, and liking it, to the consternation of Archie and Veronica.
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Indexer Notes

The original story credited C.J. Henderson with the script and Mike Esposito with the inking.

You Never Know... (Table of Contents: 24)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
After Reggie and Veronica drive off together, leaving Archie and Betty miserable, Jughead and Betty wish they could put a whammy on those troublemakers.
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Over the Top (Table of Contents: 25)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Dexter; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Trula Twist; Ian; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Veronica hopes that Archie will have the most over-the-top prom proposal.
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Keywords
prom

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Betty and Veronica Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fake Fur
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica recommends to Betty that she buy a fake fur.
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Skid Kid (Table of Contents: 27)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Hal installs a safety bar for the phone stand.
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720 Days (Table of Contents: 28)

Diary Of A Girl Next Door / text story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Tania Del Rio
Pencils
Bill Galvan
Inks
Bill Galvan
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Svenson the janitor
Synopsis
Incoming freshman Betty Cooper describes the ups and downs of her first few days at her new high school in her diary.

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

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
William Mooar
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Filed November 15.2013; Listed owners: JG Enterprises Inc; Richard H. Goldwater (estate); Michael I. Silberkleit (estate); Archie Comics Publications Inc. Publisher: Archie Comics Publications Inc., all of 325 Fayette Avenue, Mamaroneck, New York, 10543. Editor: Victor Gorelick. Managing Editor: Michael Pellerito. Total Paid Circulation, 12 month avg: 33,553.

Tire Ire (Table of Contents: 30)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty helps Archie change a tire on his jalopy, then finds out why he needed the help.
Reprints

Call Ball (Table of Contents: 31)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica's new hobby is collecting antique phones.
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Big Impression (Table of Contents: 32)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie sees no reason for Betty's necklace to be so long, but Betty does.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Archie's Choice
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. The Heart Is a Whimsical Hunter
    Veronica
  4. 3. Hot 'N' Spicy
    Betty
  5. 4. Betty & Veronica & Ginger Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Hired Help
    Josie
  7. 6. Shopping Spree
    Josie
  8. 7. ["Wow! Do I really look that beautiful?"]
    Veronica Pin Up
  9. 8. Bubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. A Good Skate
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. The Last Ade
    Li'l Jinx
  12. 11. I Get It
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. No Holds Barred
    Charley
  14. 13. Reasoning
    Veronica
  15. 14. Great Dates
    Betty
  16. 15. Surprise Ending
    Veronica
  17. 16. A Day to Remember
    Betty
  18. 17. Veronica's Karma
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. Scent of 2 Women
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. A Flip of the Lip
    Ethel
  21. 20. Raining Pets
    Veronica
  22. 21. Count Up
    Betty
  23. 22. It's My Bag
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. For One Brief Moment
    Betty
  25. 24. You Never Know...
    Betty and Veronica
  26. 25. Over the Top
    Veronica
  27. 26. ["Fake Fur"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin Up
  28. 27. Skid Kid
    Betty
  29. 28. 720 Days
    Diary Of A Girl Next Door
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
  31. 30. Tire Ire
    Betty
  32. 31. Call Ball
    Veronica
  33. 32. Big Impression
    Betty
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