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Archie, 2010 Series
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4.99 USD; 4.99 CAD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
11 times a year
On-sale date
2014-11-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
072246468500 45
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

World of Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords
candy cane; Christmas wreath

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

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

The Christmas App (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Dilton creates Archie an app for his phone to assist him in buying Veronica's Christmas present.
Keywords
Christmas

Be Kind to Animals (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / 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
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge hurts his back so is laying on the floor when Archie arrives with a puppy for Veronica's Christmas present.
Reprints

Home Is Where My Heart Is (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 10 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
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
When Miss Grundy's apartment building catches fire she stays at Betty's house while her apartment is cleaned and repainted.
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Santa Confidential (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / 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
Betty Cooper; Jeffrey; Joline; Santa Claus
Synopsis
While babysitting Jeffrey and Joline, Betty is asked questions about Santa Claus.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Afterthoughts (Table of Contents: 6)

Reggie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Reggie Mantle
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas wreath

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the phrase puzzle.

Late Wait (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie is late picking up Veronica for the Christmas dance.
Reprints

List Assist (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie's Dad / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Fred is dismayed over the cost of the Christmas list.
Reprints

Tis the Season (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Fill in the missing vowels to find the words.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Pop's Pin Up / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The sign --- the sign!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead tries to score extra free burgers.
Reprints

[Garden Warfare] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Plants vs. Zombies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Power Words with Miss Grundy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John A. Wilcox
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Today's word is eschew!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews (cameo); Betty Cooper (cameo)
Synopsis
Miss Grundy gives the definition of the word "eschew" and comes up with a pun to help remember it.
Reprints
Keywords
blackboard; classroom; shoe

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing.

[Suzie Comics #76] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz [as Sam]
Inks
Samm Schwartz [as Sam]
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Suzie
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original.

The Hats in the Fire (Table of Contents: 14)

Suzie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (signed)
Inks
Samm Schwartz ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Suzie; Ferdie; Pierre
Synopsis
Suzie needs a new hat.
Reprints

Forever Umbrella (Table of Contents: 15)

Suzie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey (signed)
Inks
Harry Lucey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Suzie; Angela; Chub
Synopsis
Angela finds uses for an umbrella in the winter time.

Indexer Notes

This could be the story from Pep Comics #91 but the index there lists it only as 4 pages.

Two Way Stretch (Table of Contents: 16)

Suzie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (signed)
Inks
Samm Schwartz ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Suzie; Ferdie; Gregory Van Dripp; Angela; Suzie's father
Synopsis
Suzie wants Ferdie and Gregory to learn how to get along with each other so the three of them pull taffy togehter.
Reprints

Suit Yourself (Table of Contents: 17)

Suzie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Frese (signed)
Inks
George Frese ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Suzie; Ferdie; Gregory
Synopsis
Ferdie and Gregory fight over who will take Suzie to the dance.
Reprints

[The Death of Archie] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Burger Rave! (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Jughead Jones
Reprints

[Rockin' the World] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Shrink Kink (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's new sweater shrank.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Strip printed vertically on the page.

Break Flake (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie's world has fallen apart.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Strip printed vertically.

[20% off all Archie comics!] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bowl Goal (Table of Contents: 24)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie wonders why Jughead tried out for the bowling team.
Reprints

Dense Sense (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis
Jughead's mom wants him to straighten his room.
Reprints

A Star Is Reborn (Table of Contents: 26)

Mighty Archie Art Players / 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
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Betty becomes a big Hollywood star but Archie's overeating costs him his job with the studio.
Reprints
Keywords
Hollywood; movie star

Home Sweet Home (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Joe Edwards (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Fred are on their own when Mary is out of town for a convention.
Reprints

Football Daze (Table of Contents: 28)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Betty and Veronica insist on joining the Riverdale High football team, Coach Kleats keeps trying to come up with impossible physical tests for them, but they pass them all.
Reprints
Keywords
football

Face Disgrace (Table of Contents: 29)

Mr. Weatherbee and Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Superintendent Hassle
Synopsis
With the Superintendent visiting, Mr. Weatherbee orders Archie and Jughead to remove all the smiling face stickers they pasted around the school.
Reprints

The Big 70 (Table of Contents: 30)

Pop Tate / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Pop Tate; Ryan; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
A reporter interviews Pop Tate about the upcoming 70th anniversary of the Chok'lit Shoppe.
Reprints

Bowl Brawl (Table of Contents: 31)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Joe Edwards (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Miss Haggly; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
The teachers go bowling in an attempt to help Mr. Weatherbee lose a few pounds.
Reprints
Keywords
bowling

Faculty Frolic (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 6 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; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Miss Beazly; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
The school has an air band concert which is won by the faculty.
Reprints

Book Returns (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 6 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; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
While at the library the gang remembers events that happened to them as children in the library.
Reprints
Keywords
library

...And Who's Who... (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 6 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; Professor Flutesnoot; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Professor Flutesnoot keeps telling Archie he doesn't know what's what.
Reprints

My Stars (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 6 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; Principal Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Betty reads Mr. Weatherbee's horoscope and Mr. Weatherbee begins to believe it is authentic.
Reprints
Keywords
astrology

You Gotta Have Heart! (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee catches Archie sleeping in study hall.
Reprints

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

Pop Tate / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Want to know what Jughead's favorite...
Characters
Pop Tate
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cross out the letters to discover what Jughead's favorite thing is to put on Pop Tate's burgers.

Super Date (Table of Contents: 38)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Jughead is dating a girl that works at the movie theater.
Reprints

[The Best of Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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

Club Flub (Table of Contents: 40)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie joins a video dating service.
Reprints

[Super Duck Comics #20] (Table of Contents: 41)

Super Duck / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Fauntleroy Duck
Reprints

The Million Dollar Quiz Kid (Table of Contents: 42)

Super Duck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck is a contestant on a radio quiz show.
Reprints
Keywords
quiz show

For Heaven's Sake (Table of Contents: 43)

Super Duck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Fagaly (signed)
Inks
Al Fagaly (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Super Duck; Uwanna Duck; Kant Duck
Synopsis
Super Duck helps Uwanna's nephew with his school project.
Reprints

[Digest Sample Pack!] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

Archie's Christmas Photo Album (Table of Contents: 45)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Humorous Christmas photos.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Santa's Choice (Table of Contents: 46)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Archie dresses up as Santa Claus, so Betty dresses up as a chimney.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Process of Illumination (Table of Contents: 48)

Archie / 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
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee has Archie and Reggie use Christmas lights to spell out a message on a hillside.
Reprints

The Elf Who Stole Christmas (Table of Contents: 49)

The Mighty Archie Art Players / comic story / 6 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
Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie, as one of Santa's elves, tries to steal Christmas.
Reprints
Keywords
North Pole; Santa's workshop

[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)

[Free Archie App!] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

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

[Minecraft Books] (Table of Contents: 53) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    World of Archie
  2. 1. [Archie's Favorite Christmas Comics]
  3. 2. The Christmas App
    Archie & the Gang
  4. 3. Be Kind to Animals
    Archie
  5. 4. Home Is Where My Heart Is
    Archie and the Gang
  6. 5. Santa Confidential
    Betty
  7. 6. Afterthoughts
    Reggie
  8. 7. Late Wait
    Archie
  9. 8. List Assist
    Archie's Dad
  10. 9. Tis the Season
    Betty
  11. 10. ["The sign --- the sign!"]
    Pop's Pin Up
  12. 11. [Garden Warfare]
    Plants vs. Zombies
  13. 12. ["Today's word is eschew!"]
    Power Words with Miss Grundy
  14. 13. [Suzie Comics #76]
    Suzie
  15. 14. The Hats in the Fire
    Suzie
  16. 15. Forever Umbrella
    Suzie
  17. 16. Two Way Stretch
    Suzie
  18. 17. Suit Yourself
    Suzie
  19. 18. [The Death of Archie]
  20. 19. Burger Rave!
    Jughead
  21. 20. [Rockin' the World]
  22. 21. Shrink Kink
    Archie
  23. 22. Break Flake
    Archie
  24. 23. [20% off all Archie comics!]
    Midtown Comics
  25. 24. Bowl Goal
    Jughead
  26. 25. Dense Sense
    Jughead
  27. 26. A Star Is Reborn
    Mighty Archie Art Players
  28. 27. Home Sweet Home
    Archie
  29. 28. Football Daze
    Coach Kleats
  30. 29. Face Disgrace
    Mr. Weatherbee and Archie
  31. 30. The Big 70
    Pop Tate
  32. 31. Bowl Brawl
    Mr. Weatherbee
  33. 32. Faculty Frolic
    Archie
  34. 33. Book Returns
    Archie
  35. 34. ...And Who's Who...
    Archie
  36. 35. My Stars
    Archie
  37. 36. You Gotta Have Heart!
    Archie
  38. 37. ["Want to know what Jughead's favorite..."]
    Pop Tate
  39. 38. Super Date
    Jughead
  40. 39. [The Best of Archie Comics]
  41. 40. Club Flub
    Reggie
  42. 41. [Super Duck Comics #20]
    Super Duck
  43. 42. The Million Dollar Quiz Kid
    Super Duck
  44. 43. For Heaven's Sake
    Super Duck
  45. 44. [Digest Sample Pack!]
  46. 45. Archie's Christmas Photo Album
    Archie
  47. 46. Santa's Choice
    Betty and Veronica
  48. 47. [How to get your free comic in 3 easy steps!]
  49. 48. Process of Illumination
    Archie
  50. 49. The Elf Who Stole Christmas
    The Mighty Archie Art Players
  51. 50. [Subscribe to all your favorite Archie comic books today!]
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  53. 52. [Free Archie App!]
  54. 53. [Minecraft Books]
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