(October 2014)

Archie, 2014 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
11 times a year
On-sale Date
2014-08-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469531 00711
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Funhouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? [as Kennedy] (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

[Spirit Animals] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Scholastic / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mermaid Service! (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Dolphina; Finney
Synopsis
Archie knocks himself out while surfing and meets a mermaid.
Reprints
Keywords
mermaid; surfing

Recycled Blame (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Matin
Synopsis
Archie, Betty and Veronica go bicycling but have one breakdown after another.
Reprints

What's in a Name? (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Sandy Berger; Hot Dog; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead meets a girl called Sandy Berger on the beach.
Reprints

Summer Spirits! (Table of Contents: 5)

Svenson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Svenson; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
When Svenson begins to think the school is haunted the kids discover the real culprits.
Reprints

Marshall Dilton (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump
Synopsis
When Dilton becomes a lifeguard at the beach, he enforces his rules with Moose's help.
Reprints

Homebodies (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Bud Villam; Chuck Clayton; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
The gang helps renovate an old house for a disadvantaged couple despite the help of TV expert Bud Villam.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bud Villam is a parody of Bob Villa, one of the hosts on the TV show "This Old House".

[Save Your Greenbacks] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Diamond Selections / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Fail Tale (Table of Contents: 9)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason
Synopsis
Moose has one problem that keeps him from becoming a lifeguard.
Reprints
Keywords
lifeguard

[Archie and Friends #123] (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Jim Amash
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover reprint used as the title page for the next section.

The Crooked Comic Con Caper (Part 3) (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie and Friends / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Simmons (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Jerry Bigg; Tone D; Maxie Ackerman
Synopsis
The gang receives offers to star in movies from two different studios.
Reprints

[20% off all Archie comics!] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Watchful Eye! (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints
Keywords
lifeguard

Indexer Notes

Color in the spots on Archie's umbrella to find out what Archie's summer job is.

Goal Toll (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose puts Reggie in the trash basket.
Reprints

Good Skate (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the phrase to find out the toughest thing about skateboarding.

Ship Shape (Table of Contents: 16)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Moose thinks the phrase is "all legs on deck".
Reprints

[Archie 1000 Page Comics Bonanza] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Divine Line (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is looking for girls on the beach to take his picture with to make Veronica jealous.
Reprints

The Rivals (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Adam; Karyl; Sammy
Synopsis
Archie's rivals, Reggie and Adam, steal both Betty and Veronica while at the beach.
Reprints

The Ol' Shell Game (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Moose goes shell-hunting at the beach and returns with an artillery shell.
Reprints

Forty Winks (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie had insomnia and Dilton tries to hypnotize him.
Reprints
Keywords
hypnotism

Mexican Mix-Up (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jesus Holguin (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Mrs. Diaz; Mr. Diaz; Tono Diaz; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie causes the robotic hedge trimmers to go out of control.
Reprints

Shark Lark (Table of Contents: 23)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie tries hunting a shark.
Reprints
Keywords
dolphin; shark

Pop Goes the Ringtone (Table of Contents: 24)

Frankie & Maria / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Frankie Valdez; Maria Rodriquez; Pop Tate; Brigitte; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Alice Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Frankie and Maria make a new jingle for Pop Tate and it goes viral.
Reprints

Rescue Mission (Table of Contents: 25)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley [Dilton Doily]; Reggie Mantle; Unnamed life guard; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Unnamed beachers; Unnamed boat couple
Synopsis
Dilton creates a rescue machine out of a cannon designed to replace lifeguards at the beach.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No inker credit listed.

Shouting Match (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Bill Golliher (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The guys can't resist yelling like Tarzan while swinging on the rope at the swimming hole.
Reprints

Hot Topic! (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
It is too hot for Archie and Jughead to go outside.

Get Out There (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie's dad gets Archie and the gang to stop watching TV and go out and enjoy life. They take his advice, but put a little spin on it.
Reprints

Archie's Underwater Maze (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

Mail Travail (Table of Contents: 30)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie thinks Veronica got junk mail.

Treat Beat (Table of Contents: 31)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica's turkey will tickle your fancy.

Golly! Which Date Should I Pick... (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

word puzzle

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

Partner Patter (Table of Contents: 33)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie hogs the ball while playing tennis with Archie but doesn't hog the check when they go out for a meal afterward.
Reprints
Keywords
tennis

Indexer Notes

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

[Diary of a Girl Next Door] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

Beast Feast (Table of Contents: 35)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica drive thru a Jungle Safari park.
Reprints

Game Aim (Table of Contents: 36)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose asks Reggie to teach him how to play soccer.
Reprints
Keywords
soccer

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

Little Archie and Friends / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jonathan Sibal (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

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

Finella N' Me! (Table of Contents: 38)

Little Ambrose / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Ambrose; Little Archie; Little Jughead; Mr. Weatherbee; Finella
Synopsis
Little Ambrose takes his pet frog Finella to summer camp.

Some Trick (Table of Contents: 39)

Little Reggie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Dexter Taylor
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor

Genre
children
Characters
Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Reggie tries his hand at magic tricks.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

What a Racket (Table of Contents: 40)

Little Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie; Little Reggie; Little Jughead
Synopsis
Little Archie wants back the tennis racket he loaned Little Jughead.

[Double Digest Sample Pack!] (Table of Contents: 41) (Expand) /

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

The Job (Table of Contents: 42)

Archie / comic story / 5 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
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie has a job wearing a rabbit suit at Fantasticland.
Reprints

[Get your free digital comic now!] (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

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

Zero Hero (Table of Contents: 44)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie sticks up for Moose when some guy say he has a fat head.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greetings, puzzle lovers!
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Put the letters in order to find out what Archie says before he hits the pavement.

She Glee (Table of Contents: 46)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Alice
Synopsis
Reggie's new girlfriend Alice has everything, including a temper.

Why Is Archie So Happy? (Table of Contents: 47)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Put the letters in order to find out why Archie is happy.

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

It's No Bother! (Table of Contents: 48)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Everybody is bothered by the fact school will be starting soon except for Archie.
Reprints

[Subscribe to Archie Comics and save!] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

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

[Free Archie App!] (Table of Contents: 51) (Expand) /

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

[Jedi Academy] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

Scholastic / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Funhouse
  2. 1. [Spirit Animals]
    Scholastic
  3. 2. Mermaid Service!
    Archie
  4. 3. Recycled Blame
    Archie
  5. 4. What's in a Name?
    Jughead
  6. 5. Summer Spirits!
    Svenson
  7. 6. Marshall Dilton
    Archie
  8. 7. Homebodies
    Archie and the Gang
  9. 8. [Save Your Greenbacks]
    Diamond Selections
  10. 9. Fail Tale
    Moose
  11. 10. [Archie and Friends #123]
    Archie
  12. 11. The Crooked Comic Con Caper (Part 3)
    Archie and Friends
  13. 12. [20% off all Archie comics!]
    Midtown Comics
  14. 13. Watchful Eye!
    Archie
  15. 14. Goal Toll
    Reggie
  16. 15. Good Skate
    Archie
  17. 16. Ship Shape
    Reggie
  18. 17. [Archie 1000 Page Comics Bonanza]
  19. 18. Divine Line
    Archie
  20. 19. The Rivals
    Archie & Friends
  21. 20. The Ol' Shell Game
    Archie & Friends
  22. 21. Forty Winks
    Archie
  23. 22. Mexican Mix-Up
    Archie & Friends
  24. 23. Shark Lark
    Reggie
  25. 24. Pop Goes the Ringtone
    Frankie & Maria
  26. 25. Rescue Mission
    Dilton
  27. 26. Shouting Match
    Betty and Veronica
  28. 27. Hot Topic!
    Archie
  29. 28. Get Out There
    Archie
  30. 29. Archie's Underwater Maze
    Archie
  31. 30. Mail Travail
    Reggie
  32. 31. Treat Beat
    Reggie
  33. 32. Golly! Which Date Should I Pick...
    Archie
  34. 33. Partner Patter
    Reggie
  35. 34. [Diary of a Girl Next Door]
  36. 35. Beast Feast
    Betty and Veronica
  37. 36. Game Aim
    Moose
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie and Friends
  39. 38. Finella N' Me!
    Little Ambrose
  40. 39. Some Trick
    Little Reggie
  41. 40. What a Racket
    Little Archie
  42. 41. [Double Digest Sample Pack!]
  43. 42. The Job
    Archie
  44. 43. [Get your free digital comic now!]
  45. 44. Zero Hero
    Reggie
  46. 45. ["Greetings, puzzle lovers!"]
    Archie
  47. 46. She Glee
    Reggie
  48. 47. Why Is Archie So Happy?
    Archie
  49. 48. It's No Bother!
    Archie
  50. 49. [Subscribe to Archie Comics and save!]
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  52. 51. [Free Archie App!]
  53. 52. [Jedi Academy]
    Scholastic
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