(May 2016)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2016-03-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library; Archie 75 Years
Barcode
762816469517 26711
Editing
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Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover title: Archie Comics Double Digest
Indicia title: Archie (Comics) Double Digest


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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
skateboard

[Archie 1000 Page Comics!] (Table of Contents: 1)

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House ad for various Archie 1000 page collections.

Mess Code (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Superintendent Hassle; Miss Phlips
Synopsis
Tired of the students messy clothes, Mr. Weatherbee institutes a dress code for the school.
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Pin-Up Hangup (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie can't seem to study without being distracted by thoughts of Betty and Veronica but Dilton has the solution.
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The Rewards (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors
Carlos Antunes (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
drama; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie is distracted from meeting Veronica by Miss Grundy's troubles.
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Getting It all Together (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Coach Kleats; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie is having a bad day but then when he hears Reggie he finds out it could be worse.
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Charity Begins at Home (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones; Forsyhte Jones; Gladys Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Mary Andrews and Gladys Jones donate some of their kids things for a charity sale and Archie and Jughead come up with a plan to get their stuff back.
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Tank Commander (Table of Contents: 7)

Life With Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; detective-mystery; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie discovers a plot to sabotage Mr. Lodge's collection of prize tropical fish.
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Keywords
tropical fish

[The Show Must Go On] (Table of Contents: 8)

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Ad for a Joker figure.

Happy Mirthday (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie receives a birthday card from Reggie.
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[Archie #7] (Table of Contents: 10)

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House ad for Archie #7.

Dog Daze! (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Bill Golliher (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Diamonds (dog)
Synopsis
Veronica leaves Archie and Jughead in charge of her mother's prize show dog Diamonds.
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Confusing but Amusing (Table of Contents: 12)

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
Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie gets detention for shouting to Veronica during class.
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What's the Store (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Ferguson
Synopsis
Archie is working at a store and his manager tells him to dump sixty bottles of an asparagus prune juice that didn't sell but Archie finds a way to sell them instead.
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Throughout History with Archie (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (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; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Hiram Lodge
Keywords
chariot; jousting; knights; Pony Express; Roman; stocks; Vikings

Indexer Notes

Various one and two panel gags, first gag is Archie in Roman times with a "chariot-jalopy".

Virtual Virtuoso (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Everbody's virtual pet has died, except for Veronica.
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[Jughead #5] (Table of Contents: 16)

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House ad for Jughead #5.

Run Fun (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Jason Jensen
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Archie is asked to give a Boy's Club group some advice.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colorist and Letterer credits from the index of the original.

[Now featuring new stories in every comics double digest] (Table of Contents: 18)

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House ad announcing more new stories in each Archie digest.

Archie Presents: School Supplies That We Can Really Use (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Adjustable seats that allow you to slink out of sight...
Genre
teen
Synopsis
Various school supplies that teenagers need, like adjustable seat so they can't be seen by the teacher, clocks that go twice as fast and other items.
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Indexer Notes

One-panel gags.

Fleet Meet (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Gloria; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead asks Gloria if she has seen Archie.
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Woe Foreknow (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie listens to the weather forecast.
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[20% of all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 22)

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Indexer Notes

Ad for Midtown Comics, a comic shop in New York City.

Lunch Hunch (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie mistakes a motorcycle for sound of Jughead's hungry stomach.
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Request Zest (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie tries to get the phone number of Betty's cute friend from Betty.
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Gyrl Crazy (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; School Gyrls [Mandy; Jacque; Mo Money]; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Fred Andrews; Rocco; Clive; Bronson; Roger; Dilton Doiley (cameo)
Synopsis
The School Gyrls rock band is stranded in Riverdale (along with the camera crew filming their reality show) when their tour bus breaks down. They meet Archie and his friends, and strange and frightening things begin to happen.
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Birds of a Feather (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Terry Szenics (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go up to the mountains to visit Mr. Lodge at his lodge, where they interfere with his attempts at bird-watching.
Reprints
Keywords
bird watching

The Replacement (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper (cameo); Dilton Doiley (cameo); Moose Mason (cameo); Midge Klump (cameo); Nancy Woods (cameo); Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie tries to find out who is taking Veronica to a charity event that he refused to attend.
Reprints

Use Your Head! (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Terry Szenics (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead gets a "bean-bouncer," a balloon attached to a headband and elastic, which allows the user to bounce the balloon against his head. Both Archie and Reggie get the same idea for a prank to play involving the device.
Reprints
Keywords
balloon; bean-bouncer; cement; yo-yos

Smooth Talker (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Coach Kleats asks Reggie to move the old exercise equipment to make way for the new equipment.
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Water Torture (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Fred Andrews; Mrs. Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica and Reggie conspire to drag Archie out into a driving rainstorm again and again, just because they can.
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Bells Are Ringing (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Miss Grundy; Belle Smithers
Synopsis
Archie is tired of bells, until he meets Belle Smithers.
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Happy Birthday... Not! (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
The gang throws a surprise birthday party for Archie.
Reprints

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

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.

Station To Station (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Little Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Little Archie starts broadcasting the news over the school P.A. system.
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The Food Fair (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Fred tries to catch the woodchuck in the garden and ends up catching the neighbor's cat.
Reprints
Keywords
garden; skunk; woodchuck

[Graphic Novel Library Sale] (Table of Contents: 36)

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Indexer Notes

House ad for Archie graphic novels.

Try, Try Again (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Al Hartley ?
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Mary asks Archie if he has a date for the big dance.
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Archie In A Panic (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Archie Andrews
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Indexer Notes

Unscramble the phrase puzzle.

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

Archie Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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How come Archie never holds the door open for me?!?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie never holds the door for Betty.
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[Double Digest Bundle Pack] (Table of Contents: 40)

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House ad for a random assortment of Archie Double Digests.

Rebel Robot (Table of Contents: 41)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie has a robot for the science fair.
Reprints

Invasion (Table of Contents: 42)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Sasu; General
Synopsis
A three-inch-tall alien woman from the planet Asterosia lands on Earth to determine if the planet is worth invading. She meets Archie, who is trying to fix up Reggie with a date and can't find anyone. So that night, Reggie dates a girl who fits in the palm of his hand.
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Keywords
chemistry; double date; flying saucer; miniature alien; slang

[Welcome to the New Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 43)

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House ad for the new Archie and Jughead series.

Oh, A Smart House, Eh? (Table of Contents: 44)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Dilton has built a house that responds to Archie's voice commands.
Reprints

[Subscribe to all your favorite comics double digests...] (Table of Contents: 45)

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Subscription information.

[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 46)

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House ad for other Archie digest on sale the same time as this digest.

[Archie Volume One] (Table of Contents: 47)

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House ad for Archie volume one.

[Download the All New app.] (Table of Contents: 48)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [Archie 1000 Page Comics!]
  3. 2. Mess Code
    Archie
  4. 3. Pin-Up Hangup
    Archie
  5. 4. The Rewards
    Archie
  6. 5. Getting It all Together
    Archie
  7. 6. Charity Begins at Home
    Archie
  8. 7. Tank Commander
    Life With Archie
  9. 8. [The Show Must Go On]
    Diamond Select
  10. 9. Happy Mirthday
    Archie
  11. 10. [Archie #7]
  12. 11. Dog Daze!
    Archie
  13. 12. Confusing but Amusing
    Archie
  14. 13. What's the Store
    Archie
  15. 14. Throughout History with Archie
    Archie
  16. 15. Virtual Virtuoso
    Archie
  17. 16. [Jughead #5]
  18. 17. Run Fun
    Archie
  19. 18. [Now featuring new stories in every comics double digest]
  20. 19. Archie Presents: School Supplies That We Can Really Use
    Archie
  21. 20. Fleet Meet
    Archie
  22. 21. Woe Foreknow
    Archie
  23. 22. [20% of all Archie Comics]
  24. 23. Lunch Hunch
    Archie
  25. 24. Request Zest
    Archie
  26. 25. Gyrl Crazy
    Archie
  27. 26. Birds of a Feather
    Archie
  28. 27. The Replacement
    Archie
  29. 28. Use Your Head!
    Archie
  30. 29. Smooth Talker
    Archie
  31. 30. Water Torture
    Archie
  32. 31. Bells Are Ringing
    Archie
  33. 32. Happy Birthday... Not!
    Archie
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie and Friends
  35. 34. Station To Station
    Little Archie
  36. 35. The Food Fair
    Little Archie
  37. 36. [Graphic Novel Library Sale]
  38. 37. Try, Try Again
    Archie
  39. 38. Archie In A Panic
    Archie
  40. 39. ["How come Archie never holds the door open for me?!?"]
    Archie Pin Up
  41. 40. [Double Digest Bundle Pack]
  42. 41. Rebel Robot
    Archie
  43. 42. Invasion
    Archie
  44. 43. [Welcome to the New Riverdale]
  45. 44. Oh, A Smart House, Eh?
    Archie
  46. 45. [Subscribe to all your favorite comics double digests...]
  47. 46. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  48. 47. [Archie Volume One]
  49. 48. [Download the All New app.]
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