(2015)

Archie, 2015 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
5.99 USD
Pages
134
On-sale date
2015-07-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
A
ISBN
978-1-62738-956-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781627389563 50599
Editing
?
Color
color
Paper Stock
cardstock cover
Publishing Format
collected edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog

Male Bonding (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The guys go camping for some "male bonding" time.
Reprints
Keywords
camping

Absence Minded (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Erica; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie rides on beach patrol with Erica and tells her stories of him and the gang at the beach when they were kids.
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My Better Buddy, Betty (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty tells Archie he can call her anytime he is thinking of asking a girl out but is afraid he will be turned down.
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Reel Funny! (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jim Amash
Colors
Carlos Antunes
Letters
Teresa Davidson

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie and Archie compete to see who can catch the biggest fish.
Reprints

Kid Stuff (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Archie see that one of their old playgrounds has been refurbished. Their nostalgic memories soon have them playing on the equipment along side the preschoolers.
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Bold Cold (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie gets a cold, but he can't get any rest because the whole gang comes over to cheer him up.
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Instant Fun! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica had just planned a quiet day around the pool but it turns into a party.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in B&V Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #244, no credits listed in this digest.

The Clutter Campaign (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty's aunt, a colonel in the army, shows her how to master the mess in her closet. Betty shows Veronica, but then takes so many of Veronica's castoffs that her own closet is hopeless again.
Reprints
Keywords
Beach

Forest Friends (Table of Contents: 9)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Jim Amash
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge takes Veronica to a remote cabin so they can get away from the pressures of the city. But all Veronica can think of is her friends.
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Suddenly It's Summer! (Table of Contents: 10)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty and Archie go for a walk and enjoy summer by engaging in childish activities.
Reprints
Keywords
dogs; playground; skateboard; teeter-totter

Indexer Notes

In a panel on page one, Betty sings some modified lyrics to the 1947 song "It's a Good Day." ("Great day" instead of "good day", but the lyrics are obvious to anyone who's heard the song.)

Talk It Over (Table of Contents: 11)

Betty and Veronica / 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
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to meet up, but keep missing each other.
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Childish Pursuits (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica discover that one of their favorite anime cartoons "Fairy Princess Bluebell" season one has been released. The boys chide the girls for having 'childish pursuits'. As the girls finish their cartoons and join the boys, Jughead tells everyone that the new "Digital Robo Monster" movie is out. The boys race to see it and the girls chide them for being 'childish'.
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Pick Me Up (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica compare cheesy pick-up lines while fending off cheesy pick-up lines from various guys.
Reprints
Keywords
flirt; flirting; pick up

Verve to Conserve (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Smithers; Gaston
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are giving Mr. Lodge's house a free energy survey.
Reprints
Keywords
energy conservation

Melvin's Angels (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Olga
Synopsis
A parody of "Charlie's Angels", with Betty and Veronica as the angels.
Reprints
Keywords
health spa

Double Play (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Angelo DeCesare
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to meet two famous commercial spokesmen at a fitness camp.
Reprints

The Art Lesson (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty creates a life-size statue of Archie out of macaroni and enters a state-wide art contest.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #236, writing is credited to Kathleen Webb and inks to Allison Flood.

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #51, writing is credited to Kathleen Webb and inks are credited to Jim DeCarlo.

[B & V B.F.F.] (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty and Veronica / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Pena (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Reprints
Keywords
initials; snow angel

Lunch Break (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Gaston the chef; Jughead Jones; The DeCarlo Mutt; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to have an afternoon of fun at the beach and still protect their picnic lunch.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"The DeCarlo Mutt" is a scraggly little dog that Dan DeCarlo often snuck into the background outdoor scenes of his stories or cartoons. This is one of the few stories that the animal takes a prominent role in the story.

Friendly Chatter! (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Melanie Rogers; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Melanie tells her friends she knows Betty and Veronica.
Reprints

Roughing It! (Table of Contents: 21)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The boys challenge Betty and Veronica to spend two nights camping at Desolation Point.
Reprints
Keywords
camping

Snow Summer at All (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Cousin Leighton; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Jerry Tymms
Synopsis
Veronica decides to get away from the Riverdale heat by flying to New Zealand for the skiing. Then she meets a handsome local and does everything but ski.
Reprints
Keywords
New Zealand; skiing

Hot Wheels (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
James DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
A bully harasses Betty and Veronica as they roller-skate by the beach.
Reprints

Home Alone Comfort Zone (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Smithers the butler; Gaston the chef; Marie the maid; Alice the maid
Synopsis
Betty agrees to sleep over at the Lodge Mansion so Veronica won't be home alone - - with the butler and the maids and the chef and the private security staff.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. Male Bonding
    Archie
  3. 2. Absence Minded
    Archie
  4. 3. My Better Buddy, Betty
    Archie
  5. 4. Reel Funny!
    Archie
  6. 5. Kid Stuff
    Archie
  7. 6. Bold Cold
    Archie
  8. 7. Instant Fun!
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. The Clutter Campaign
    Betty
  10. 9. Forest Friends
    Veronica
  11. 10. Suddenly It's Summer!
    Betty
  12. 11. Talk It Over
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. Childish Pursuits
    Betty and Veronica
  14. 13. Pick Me Up
    Betty and Veronica
  15. 14. Verve to Conserve
    Archie
  16. 15. Melvin's Angels
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. Double Play
    Betty and Veronica
  18. 17. The Art Lesson
    Betty's Diary
  19. 18. [B & V B.F.F.]
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. Lunch Break
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. Friendly Chatter!
    Betty & Veronica
  22. 21. Roughing It!
    Betty & Veronica
  23. 22. Snow Summer at All
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. Hot Wheels
    Betty and Veronica
  25. 24. Home Alone Comfort Zone
    Betty and Veronica
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