(February 2015)

Archie, 2011 Series
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164
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On-sale Date
2015-01-07
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Vegas
Reprints

Snow Problem! (Table of Contents: 1)

Little Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
J. Torres
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jim Amash
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; teen; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Little Archie offers to help Little Betty and Little Veronica build a snowman, but they decline his offer because they thinks he's a klutz.
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Snow Show (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie's job driving a snowmobile for advertisement purposes gets him a lot of girls.
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Easel Weasel (Table of Contents: 3)

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
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie attend a local art gallery and meet a famous artist.
Reprints

Heads I Win (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon, Jug, before you buy the whole store...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie gets a rare coin in his change that's worth $5,000 but he loses it in the arcades.
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The American Way (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie has trouble getting his car to start after leaving it out on a cold winter night, so he and Jughead come up with a way to keep it warm.
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Cold Hard Truth (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and the gang make a video of themselves at the beach at the end of summer so they can watch it during the cold, dreary months of winter.
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Slow Go (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

[Life With Archie #62] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover reprint used as the title page for the next section featuring The Archies reprints.

The Song Is Ended (Table of Contents: 9)

The Archies / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Bob White
Colors
?
Letters
Bob White

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Bobby Baron; unnamed musicians; unnamed people; Sinister Sid
Synopsis
Sinister Sid, a villain with an all-consuming hatred of music ("It's all-consuming, you know!"), creates a special smog that has the power to destroy music. Soon no one can sing or play or even remember what music sounds like. The Archies set off on a magic carpet ride to find this "music-napper" and end his anti-melodic reign of terror.
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Indexer Notes

Script identifiable as Doyle by his style as well as his love of references to old songs.

Songs referred to in this story include "Birth of the Blues," "What's New," "That Old Black Magic," "Bill," "Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing," "Blues In the Night," "Ol' Man River," "Without a Song," "Bye Bye Birdie," "The Sound of Music," "The Star-Spangled Banner," "Stranger In Paradise," "I Don't Want To Set the World On Fire," and "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever."

Part of a series of surreal "Archies" stories influenced by The Monkees and the Beatles' "Help!"

Breadfruit Bonanza! (Table of Contents: 10)

The Archies / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, we're lucky 'cause we're plucky and when everything gets mucky...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Captain Yech
Synopsis
The Archies win a luxurious vacation on tropical Breadfruit Island, where it turns out that contest winners are pressed into service picking breadfruit for the rest of their lives.
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Indexer Notes

In this early "Archies" story, the group is just Archie, Reggie, and Jughead.

Archie Rhymes (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Figure out the rhymes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Archie! I'm selling cookies for the Riverdale Girls' Club!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Reprints

Mall Check (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen

Wheel Spiel (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]
Synopsis
Archie's horoscope tells him that "wheels will be his undoing", so he forces The Archies to travel to their gig via balloon, dogsled, and snowshoes. The band gets to the gig late, and finds that their act has been replaced by a band called The Wheels.
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The Giving Game (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie is angry at Reggie for buying him a cheap Christmas gift. Betty encourages him to pretend she's Reggie and take out his hostility on her.
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Snowball Effect (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Dan Nakrosis

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie finds himself in trouble with two guys when he accidentally drops his ice cream on them at the mall.
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My Pal Reggie (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Crosby
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Reggie is being usually nice to Archie to drive him crazy.
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Dancing Lesson (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie's parents and Betty's parents chaperone the school dance and show the kids they types of dance moves they used when they were young.
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Hall of Fame (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead trick a freshman into running in the halls right past Mr. Weatherbee's office.
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A Sense of Rumor (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo De Cesare (as Angelo DeCesare)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Midge Klump; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Archie overhears Mr. Weatherbee suggest a Major Jack Bullard to take his place for a week and tells everyone that Bullard will turn the place into a military school.
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Remember Me? (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at this, Arch!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie plans to reach out to a TV executive that he knows about appearing in a safety commercial.
Reprints

The Same Game! (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie makes a fool of himself at the ice rink, showing off for Veronica.
Reprints
Keywords
Ice skating; winter

The Iceman Cometh (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Mr. Finley
Synopsis
Mr. Finley has created a pill that instantly freezes any liquid.
Reprints

Down Memory Lane (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jim Amash
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie reminisces about how Betty and Veronica fought over him when they were kids.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you name anything that we get from chemistry that we'd be better off without?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Linda Moore
Synopsis
Introduction to the Wilbur reprint section. Features a cover reprint of Wilbur Comics (Archie, 1944 series) #89.
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Troubadour Trouble (Table of Contents: 26)

Wilbur / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo (as Vince DeCarlo)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (as Vince DeCarlo)

Genre
teen

To the Point (Table of Contents: 27)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Laurie Lake; Slats
Synopsis
Slats hurts his head, slamming it into the roof of his new foreign car after sitting on Laurie's knitting needles.
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Keywords
knitting needles; nurse; sports car

Check Up! (Table of Contents: 28)

Linda and Laurie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur; Linda; Laurie
Synopsis
Laurie, who is feeling out-of-sorts, suggests that Linda go to the dance with Wilbur in her stead. Linda, thinking some sort of trickery is in play, is suspicious of Laurie's motives.
Reprints

Going the Distance (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie throws a paper airplane and ends up in detention.
Reprints

Archie's Winter Rhyme (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Hat Trick (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Splat!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie doesn't know where the snowball that hit him came from.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pantomime gag.

Droll Soul (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Poor Archie crashed into the tree!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Crashing into a tree while skiing is just one of Archie's problems.
Reprints

Trunk Line to Treachery (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie uncovers a plot by Mr. Lodge's right-hand man to take over his company. Archie and Mr. Lodge have to use a trunk lid as a toboggan and slide down a hill to stop the hostile takeover in time.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. Snow Problem!
    Little Archie
  3. 2. Snow Show
    Archie
  4. 3. Easel Weasel
    Archie
  5. 4. Heads I Win
    Archie
  6. 5. The American Way
    Archie
  7. 6. Cold Hard Truth
    Archie
  8. 7. Slow Go
    Archie
  9. 8. [Life With Archie #62]
    Life with Archie
  10. 9. The Song Is Ended
    The Archies
  11. 10. Breadfruit Bonanza!
    The Archies
  12. 11. Archie Rhymes
    Archie
  13. 12. ["Hi, Archie! I'm selling cookies for the Riverdale Girls' Club!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  14. 13. Mall Check
    Archie
  15. 14. Wheel Spiel
    The Archies
  16. 15. The Giving Game
    Archie
  17. 16. Snowball Effect
    Archie
  18. 17. My Pal Reggie
    Archie
  19. 18. Dancing Lesson
    Archie
  20. 19. Hall of Fame
    Archie
  21. 20. A Sense of Rumor
    Archie
  22. 21. Remember Me?
    Archie
  23. 22. The Same Game!
    Archie
  24. 23. The Iceman Cometh
    Archie
  25. 24. Down Memory Lane
    Archie
  26. 25. ["Can you name anything that we get from chemistry that we'd be better off without?"]
    Wilbur
  27. 26. Troubadour Trouble
    Wilbur
  28. 27. To the Point
    Wilbur
  29. 28. Check Up!
    Linda and Laurie
  30. 29. Going the Distance
    Archie
  31. 30. Archie's Winter Rhyme
    Archie
  32. 31. Hat Trick
    Archie
  33. 32. Droll Soul
    Archie
  34. 33. Trunk Line to Treachery
    Archie
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