(April 2015)

Archie, 2014 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2015-02-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469531 01211
Editing
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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 / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

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

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

Road Racer (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Simmons (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited); Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Ace Racer [Archie Andrews]; Wheels [Chuck Clayton]; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Chuck creates a comic for Pop to giveaway with his new cookie brand.
Reprints

An Odd Way to Get Even (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Reggie tries to get Archie sentenced to detention but only lands himself in detention.
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Potion Problems (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / 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
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Svenson; Miss Beazly; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Dilton mixes up a love potion that Archie spills on himself and becomes irresistible to women.
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Collectors (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Betty doesn't understand the boys trading card hobby.
Reprints

Time Warped (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie laments his dwindling teenage years.
Reprints

Money $hot! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Lavon Jones (baskteball player)
Synopsis
While watching a professional basketball game Reggie is selected for a half-time show, if he can hit a half-court shot he will will $10,000.
Keywords
basketball

[Godzilla Pizza Cutter] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Diamond Selections / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sad Lad (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie fell asleep during a dull speech.
Reprints

Theme Scheme (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie asks Dilton for help on his composition.
Reprints

[Archie & Friends #130] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks
Jim Amash (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Pena
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]; Josie and the Pussycats [Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Melody Valentine]; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandria Cabot
Reprints

Zero to Rock Hero Part One (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Stephen Oswald (credited)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]; Josie and the Pussycats [Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Melody Valentine]; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandria Cabot; Mr. Lodge; Luke Ferry (flashback- cameo); Pop Tate; Jess Loonves (president of JBC Television Network); Alan M. Mayberry
Synopsis
Veronica offers to plan a professional party for her father and hires Josie and the Pussycats as the musical entertainment. But when Archie and the gang show up for the party, they threaten to ruin Veronica's plans. She convinces them to play a new video game called "Legendary Rock Heroes". Soon all the guests are watching the Archies play. Josie and her band comes in and gives it a try as well. This leads to a band showdown. Each band wins one set, then both bands are offered a spot on national tv for the final battle.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The story continues next issue.

[Rockin' the World] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

True Love? (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the words to find the answer to the mystery question.

The People Person (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie gets a job waiting tables in a restaurant.

[Archie: The Married Life] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Heavy Metal Fashions (Table of Contents: 17)

The Archies / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rex Lindsey ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Reprints

[Archie 1000 Page Mega Comics Digest] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Sock Yock (Table of Contents: 19)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose knocks out his boxing opponent and Archie is worried because he boxes Moose next week.
Reprints
Keywords
boxing

Spaced Out! (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Moose has a dream where aliens tell him how to build a machine to contact them. He builds the machine and takes it to the science fair.
Reprints
Keywords
science fair

Heavy Metal Game (Table of Contents: 21)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Hugo Nasty; Elmo Nasty; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead and Dilton build a robot to battle the Nasty boys robot.
Keywords
robot

Indexer Notes

Robot combat similar to the TV show Robot Wars.

Get the Point? (Table of Contents: 22)

Moose / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; K.R. Carter
Synopsis
Reggie thinks Moose is the best basketball player in the state but he has forgotten about K.R. Carter, the best woman player in the state.
Reprints
Keywords
basketball

The Crush (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Frankie; Maria; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chris
Synopsis
Frankie thinks he has a secret admirer but it is really Maria's secret admirer.

Sample Case (Table of Contents: 24)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead tries to get free samples from Betty and Veronica at the school's bake sale.
Reprints

That's Art! (Table of Contents: 25)

Chuck / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Chuck Clayton
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Circle the word puzzle.

Sum Fun (Table of Contents: 26)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Moose finds Reggie and Midge together in the park.
Reprints

Science Friction (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Loki (cat); Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica look at Archie's and Dilton's projects for science project week. Snail-like aliens on a small flying saucer outside the window shrink the foursome so they can abduct them for a flea market. The aliens are distracted and the four have to escape Svenson's cat Loki on a paper airplane that Archie had made earlier. The aliens are ordered back to their home planet and enlarge the teens to normal size before leaving.
Reprints
Keywords
aliens; cactus; cat; flea market; growth ray; paper airplane; shrinking ray; snow

Indexer Notes

Story is in two parts of six and five pages, but is printed as one long story with no sequences in between the parts. Reference is made to a Little Archie story in Archie Giant Series #560.

The New Moose (Table of Contents: 28)

Moose / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose has taken an anger management course and learned to control his temper, but it is costing the Riverdale hockey team on the ice.
Reprints
Keywords
hockey

Comic Relief! (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Chic Stone (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Mr. Grimley; Mr. Weatherbee; Ms. Phlips; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Chuck meets with his guidance counselor.

Cast Iron Stomach (Table of Contents: 30)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Steele; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica take metal shop instead of home economics class.

Heap Cheap (Table of Contents: 31)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Forsythe Jones
Synopsis
Jughead bought a yacht steering wheel.

Work Turk (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead applies for a job.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why can't Archie and Betty...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the phrase to find out why Archie and Betty can't enjoy their date at a fancy restaurant.

Fashions for the Guys (Table of Contents: 34)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton

Indexer Notes

Fashions submitted by Rachel S. from Virginia and Melissa N. from New York.

Hey, Reg! (Table of Contents: 35)

Reggie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle

Indexer Notes

Cross out the letters to discover the three most important things to Reggie.

Out of this World! (Table of Contents: 36)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Professor Flutesnoot tells the class that we will have bases on Mars someday.

[20% off all Archie comics!] (Table of Contents: 37) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Library Lunacy (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie sees strange things at the library.
Reprints

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

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

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

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

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

The Swim Gym (Table of Contents: 40)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Dexter Taylor (credited)

Genre
children
Characters
Coach Kleats; Little Archie; Little Reggie; Little Jughead; Mr. Weatherbee; Little Betty; Little Veronica
Synopsis
The kids build a swimming pool in the gym.
Reprints

The Sale (Table of Contents: 41)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Dexter Taylor (credited)

Genre
children
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Little Reggie; Little Archie; Little Betty; Fangs Fogerty; Little Jughead; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Little Veronica
Synopsis
When the school has no money for athletics the children hold a flea market to help raise money and Little Reggie sells the deed to the school to Fangs.
Reprints

[Digest Sample Packs] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Moose Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Mr. Flutesnoot, whatcha readin'?
Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Mr. Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Mr. Flutesnoot tells Moose about the new NASA probe.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[Archie Giant Comics Party] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Brain Pain! (Table of Contents: 46)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Smithers
Synopsis
When Veronica falls behind on her schoolwork her parents hire her tutors, all hot college guys.
Reprints

[How to get your free comic in 3 easy steps!] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

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

Just a Beginner (Table of Contents: 48)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Midge tells Moose he is a procrastinator.
Reprints

Assert Yourself (Table of Contents: 49)

Dilton / comic story / 6 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
Dilton Doiley; Susan; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Dilton builds a machine to hypnotize the user and make them more assertive.
Reprints

[Subscribe to all your favorite Archie comic books today!] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51) (Expand) /

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

[The Best of Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

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

[Free Archie App!] (Table of Contents: 53) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [Archie's Favorite Comics from the Vault]
  3. 2. Road Racer
    Archie
  4. 3. An Odd Way to Get Even
    Archie
  5. 4. Potion Problems
    Archie
  6. 5. Collectors
    Archie & Friends
  7. 6. Time Warped
    Archie
  8. 7. Money $hot!
    Archie & Friends
  9. 8. [Godzilla Pizza Cutter]
    Diamond Selections
  10. 9. Sad Lad
    Archie
  11. 10. Theme Scheme
    Archie
  12. 11. [Archie & Friends #130]
    Archie & Friends
  13. 12. Zero to Rock Hero Part One
    Archie & Friends
  14. 13. [Rockin' the World]
  15. 14. True Love?
    Archie
  16. 15. The People Person
    Archie
  17. 16. [Archie: The Married Life]
  18. 17. Heavy Metal Fashions
    The Archies
  19. 18. [Archie 1000 Page Mega Comics Digest]
  20. 19. Sock Yock
    Reggie
  21. 20. Spaced Out!
    Archie
  22. 21. Heavy Metal Game
    Dilton
  23. 22. Get the Point?
    Moose
  24. 23. The Crush
    Frankie & Maria
  25. 24. Sample Case
    Jughead
  26. 25. That's Art!
    Chuck
  27. 26. Sum Fun
    Reggie
  28. 27. Science Friction
    Archie
  29. 28. The New Moose
    Moose
  30. 29. Comic Relief!
    Chuck Clayton
  31. 30. Cast Iron Stomach
    Betty and Veronica
  32. 31. Heap Cheap
    Jughead
  33. 32. Work Turk
    Jughead
  34. 33. ["Why can't Archie and Betty..."]
    Archie
  35. 34. Fashions for the Guys
  36. 35. Hey, Reg!
    Reggie
  37. 36. Out of this World!
    Moose
  38. 37. [20% off all Archie comics!]
    Midtown Comics
  39. 38. Library Lunacy
    Archie
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie and Friends
  41. 40. The Swim Gym
    Little Archie
  42. 41. The Sale
    Little Reggie
  43. 42. [Digest Sample Packs]
  44. 43. ["Hi, Mr. Flutesnoot, whatcha readin'?"]
    Moose Gag Bag
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
  46. 45. [Archie Giant Comics Party]
  47. 46. Brain Pain!
    Betty and Veronica
  48. 47. [How to get your free comic in 3 easy steps!]
  49. 48. Just a Beginner
    Moose
  50. 49. Assert Yourself
    Dilton
  51. 50. [Subscribe to all your favorite Archie comic books today!]
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  53. 52. [The Best of Archie Comics]
  54. 53. [Free Archie App!]
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