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Archie, 2014 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2014-11-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469524 00711
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
digest
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
collected edition; was ongoing series

[candy cane] (Table of Contents)

Jughead And Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (cartoon gag)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead has a candy cane hanging on his nose.
Keywords
candy cane; Christmas

Indexer Notes

Boldman wrote the cover gag in the form of a cartoon.

[Archie's Favorite Christmas Comics] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Fantasy Time (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Jughead has no money so he tells his friends what his fantasy gift to them would be for Christmas if he had money.
Keywords
Christmas

Tree Fortified (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead With Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go looking for the perfect Christmas tree.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas tree

De-Lighted I'm Sure! (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Forsythe Jones; Trula Twyst; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead enjoys Trula's company as long as she is watching the Christmas light decorations but she returns to her normal aggravating self when the lights go out.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

The Real Thing (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead gets a job as a department store Santa and gives away toys to homeless children.

You Never Listen! (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Crosby (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate (cameo); Tomoko (cameo); Chuck Clayton (cameo); Nancy Woods (cameo)
Synopsis
Veronica complains that Archie doesn't listen to her, which of course he doesn't. But when a mysterious Christmas present shows up at his house, Archie takes the present to Pop's to get opinions on whether he should open it early or not.
Reprints

Wile 'n' Guile (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Jughead brings a fishbowl to Ethel's party.

Snow Woe (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Decode the message to find out what Veronica is thinking after Jughead hit her with a snowball.

Tree Spree (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead with Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead purchase a Christmas tree but the ride home destroys it.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas tree

[The Death of Archie] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Dog Daze! (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Lisa; Violet; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie both borrow Hot Dog so they can meet a pretty girl out walking her dog.

Mystery of the Missing Marble (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Phillip; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
An expensive sculpture is on display at Riverdale High, but when it is stolen can Archie find the culprit?
Reprints

[Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare] (Table of Contents: 13)

Minimates / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for Plants vs Zombies minimates.

What's for Lunch? (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Miss Beazly; Svenson; Professor Flutesnoot; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Miss Beazly wants to do the lunch announcements every morning for the school.
Reprints

Laugh It Up (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead and the guys try an experiment to demonstrate that if they laugh for no reason, the people nearby will think they're the ones being laughed at.
Reprints

The Salad (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bob White (credited)
Inks
Bob White (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Betty gets credit for Jughead's salad recipe, then has to repeat it in class.
Reprints

[20% off all Archie comics!] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Double Takes (Table of Contents: 18)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead got up late and so did the bus driver, Hot Dog is in the grocery story and Jughead meets a new soda jerk.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Three 2-panel gags.

[Digest Sample Pack] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

[Jughead paints a robot] (Table of Contents: 20)

Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead paints a robot boxer.
Reprints

Biz Whiz (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Nancy; Betty Cooper; Midge; Ethel Muggs; Ms. Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee; Ms. Grundy; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead is the new football team business manager.
Reprints
Keywords
football

Indexer Notes

Biz Whiz Part 1, pages 1-6. Story continues into Part 2: Lump and Bumps, pages 1-5; Part 3: Rottin' Tootin' Tutors, pages 1-5. and Part 4: Eye In the Sky, pages 1-5.
No adults named in story.

Phood Phobia (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Al Hartley

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Dilton analyzes that Jughead eats so much because he hates girls. Jughead is so disgusted he quits eating altogether.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bill Yoshida is credited as the letterer in this digest but the lettering was done by Al Hartley.

The Statue (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Victor Gorelick (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie "help" a mover delivery a statue of Mr. Lodge.
Reprints

Ming Madness! (Table of Contents: 24)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica warns Archie to be careful around Hiram's new Ming Vase but Archie doesn't believe her that it is valuable.
Reprints

Real or Unreal (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / 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
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead, Betty and Archie watch a TV show called "Real or Unreal".
Reprints

First Lesson (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie agrees to teach Moose how to roller skate.
Reprints

Rhythm and Blues (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / 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
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead is on a poetry kick, which proves to be contagious.
Reprints

The Gimmick! (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie look for a gimmick to help them pass their exams.
Reprints

Professor Jughead Lectures on How to Dig the Work Gig (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Gus Lemoine (credited)
Inks
Gus Lemoine (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Professor Jughead tells the reader about the jobs he likes to do.
Reprints

Dizzy Tizzy (Table of Contents: 30)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead can't remember if he was going to bed or waking up.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

That Wilkin Boy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
teen

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

That Old Feeling (Table of Contents: 32)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe; Tough Teddy; Willie Wilkin
Synopsis
Both Bingo and Sampson scoff at Samantha's premonition that something bad is going to happen tonight.
Reprints

Council Of War (Table of Contents: 33)

That Wilkin Boy / 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
Bingo Wilkin [Woodrow Wilkin III]; Tough Teddy; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis
Bingo and Teddy have a duel over Samantha.
Reprints

[Get your free digital comic now!] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

Early Arrival (Table of Contents: 35)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Vincent De Carlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent De Carlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
The gang decides to throw a surprise party for Mr. Weatherbee. Jughead's only job is to get Mr. Weatherbee to show up for the party.
Reprints

Santa Dog! (Table of Contents: 36)

Hot Dog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones; Scruff; Mrs. Wessel
Synopsis
Hot Dog decides to share some of his extra toys with other pets in the neighborhood and also finds a good home for a stray.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

The Night Before Christmas Dinner (Table of Contents: 37)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Pencils
? [as Butler] (credited)
Inks
? [as Moore] (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica has Jughead make a Christmas meal for the gang but when he finds out that Mr. Lodge's caterer is on strike and a orphanage will go without a Christmas meal he donates everything to the orphanage.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

[Subscribe to all your favorite Archie comic books today!] (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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

[Free Archie App!] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

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

[Minecraft Books] (Table of Contents: 41) (Expand) /

Scholastic / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [candy cane]
    Jughead And Archie
  2. 1. [Archie's Favorite Christmas Comics]
  3. 2. Fantasy Time
    Jughead
  4. 3. Tree Fortified
    Jughead With Archie
  5. 4. De-Lighted I'm Sure!
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Real Thing
    Jughead
  7. 6. You Never Listen!
    Archie
  8. 7. Wile 'n' Guile
    Jughead
  9. 8. Snow Woe
    Jughead
  10. 9. Tree Spree
    Jughead with Archie
  11. 10. [The Death of Archie]
  12. 11. Dog Daze!
    Jughead
  13. 12. Mystery of the Missing Marble
    Archie
  14. 13. [Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare]
    Minimates
  15. 14. What's for Lunch?
    Jughead
  16. 15. Laugh It Up
    Jughead
  17. 16. The Salad
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  18. 17. [20% off all Archie comics!]
    Midtown Comics
  19. 18. Double Takes
    Jughead
  20. 19. [Digest Sample Pack]
  21. 20. [Jughead paints a robot]
    Dipsy Doodles
  22. 21. Biz Whiz
    Jughead
  23. 22. Phood Phobia
    Jughead
  24. 23. The Statue
    Archie
  25. 24. Ming Madness!
    Jughead
  26. 25. Real or Unreal
    Jughead
  27. 26. First Lesson
    Archie
  28. 27. Rhythm and Blues
    Jughead
  29. 28. The Gimmick!
    Archie
  30. 29. Professor Jughead Lectures on How to Dig the Work Gig
  31. 30. Dizzy Tizzy
    Jughead
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  33. 32. That Old Feeling
    That Wilkin Boy
  34. 33. Council Of War
    That Wilkin Boy
  35. 34. [Get your free digital comic now!]
  36. 35. Early Arrival
    Jughead
  37. 36. Santa Dog!
    Hot Dog
  38. 37. The Night Before Christmas Dinner
    Jughead
  39. 38. [Subscribe to all your favorite Archie comic books today!]
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  41. 40. [Free Archie App!]
  42. 41. [Minecraft Books]
    Scholastic
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