(August 2016)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2016-06-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library; Archie 75 Years
Barcode
762816469517 26911
Editing
?
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; Vegas

Download the All New App! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Happiness is a Clean Pup! (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
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hot Dog; Vegas; Caramel
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead start a dog washing business to make some extra cash and Betty asks them to wash her cat Caramel.

Bushed! (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie helps his mother plant some bushes.
Reprints

Repair Despair (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Farley Twins; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Mr. Yorksdale
Synopsis
Archie asks his father for money to fix Archie's car but Fred insists it needs no work done, it just has "character".
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Father Knows Best (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge finds ways to keep an eye on Archie and Veronica while they are alone in the Lodge Mansion.
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Wheelie Big Deal! (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dave (salesman); Jill (clerk)
Synopsis
Archie wants to buy a mountain bike but the salesman convinces him he needs all the accessories first.
Reprints
Keywords
mountain bike

Click Trick (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie can't sleep because of the blinking lights outside his window.
Reprints

[The war for Gotham City has begun!] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

I Won't Believe It Until... (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Smithers; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are freaked out by Veronica's room remodel.
Reprints

[Archie #609] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Pena (signed)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones]; Josie and the Pussycats [Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Melody Valentine]
Reprints
Keywords
guitars

More Than Words (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
the Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge]; Josie and the Pussycats [Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown]; Alexander Cabot III; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Marcy (Veronica's cousin)
Synopsis
Over the course of the tour, everyone but Veronica figures out that Archie and Valerie are an item. Their relationship gets publically revealed during their last concert, when the two sing a romantic ballad they co-wrote. When the Pussycats are offered a six month tour overseas, Valerie initially says no, but Archie talks her into it, convincing her that they could stay in contact via texting and email.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from last issue.

[Archie Volume One] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Book Snook (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Sean Murphey
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie gets an organization book but can't find it in his messy room.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[Archie #8] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Messy Message (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie wishes people would take their own advice.
Keywords
air pollution; energy savings; littering; noise pollution

[Archie 1000 Page Comics!] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Order Ardor (Table of Contents: 17)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hiriam Lodge; Smithers; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
When Archie and Jughead order food on Mr. Lodge's tab, Lodge has orders for Smithers.
Reprints

Fitness Frenzy (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Lifson (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie is really into training for the Riverdale Marathon.
Reprints

Liberty Haven (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Renata; Frederic Auguste Bartholdi; Alexandre Gustav Eiffel; Richard Morris Hunt; Shirley
Synopsis
Miss Grundy takes the class on a tour of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
Reprints
Keywords
class trip; Ellis Island; immigration; National Park Service; Statue of Liberty

Miss Liberty's Torch (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Information about the Statue of Liberty's torch.
Keywords
Statue of Liberty

Gloom Chaser (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Everything Archie does brings a little more hilarity into Mr. Lodge's life.
Reprints
Keywords
ice cream; rain; umbrella

Short Subjects (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Late for a date with Veronica, Archie tries to change clothes while driving.
Reprints

Reflex Action (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The girls are taking a self-defense course, which makes them dangerous to approach. Especially for Archie.
Reprints
Keywords
self defense class

I Told You So! (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Colors
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Grizzly McGrump; Misty (a prehistoric creature); Vikings; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
During an expedition at Mystic Lake, Archie encounters a sea monster and its Viking protectors. He returns to civilization with a horn from a Viking Warrior's helmet as proof, but no one believes him. Later, at Veronica's party, Betty blows on the horn and the Vikings suddenly reappear, take back the horn and disappear again.
Reprints
Keywords
Scotland; sea serpent; ultra-light airplane; Vikings

Indexer Notes

This story is told in two chapters: Chapter 1 (6 pages) and Chapter 2 (6 pages).

Sooo Cute! (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Crosby (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Becky (Betty's cousin); Pop Tate; Max
Synopsis
Betty's little cousin Becky has a crush on Archie.
Reprints

Loser Takes All (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
At the carnival, Betty and Veronica grow bored watching Archie and Reggie try to out do each other at the midway games.
Reprints
Keywords
carnival; skee ball

One Track Mind (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Randy Elliot (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie imagines he is a race car driver while he is mowing the lawn.
Reprints
Keywords
auto racing

The Ride (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie's car breaks down.
Reprints

Scheme Scamp (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie dreams his fairy aunt gives him three wishes.
Reprints
Keywords
dream; wishes

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boat Goat (Table of Contents: 31)

Little Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Dexter Taylor (credited)

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
The Andrews family goes out in a boat that capsizes, and they wind up on a desert island.
Reprints

Batter Up (Table of Contents: 32)

Little Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the names of Little Archie's teammates.

Late Date (Table of Contents: 33)

Little Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Jughead Jones; Little Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Little Archie is late for supper.
Reprints

A Sno' Saver (Table of Contents: 34)

Little Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Betty Cooper; Little Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Little Betty has a bag of snowballs she saved in the freezer.
Reprints

[Graphic Novel Library Sale] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

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

Wow of a Vow (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
Samm Schwartz ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie would do anything for Veronica, except go out in the rain to meet her.
Reprints

Western Style (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

Float Boat (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica brags about her father's new boat.
Reprints

[Double Digest Bundle Pack] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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

Picnic at the Park (Table of Contents: 40)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie plans a picnic in the park for Betty.
Reprints
Keywords
picnic

[Welcome to the New Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 41) (Expand) /

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

Door Score (Table of Contents: 42)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Fred is tired of Archie's friends slamming the door.
Reprints

The Inner Man (Table of Contents: 43)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper (dream); Mary Andrews (dream); Fred Andrews (dream)
Synopsis
Veronica and her dad get an opportunity to observe Archie's dreams.
Reprints
Keywords
dreams

[Subscribe to all your favorite comics double digests...] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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

[Build Your Own Story] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

DK Books / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Marvel Super Heroes] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. Download the All New App!
  3. 2. Happiness is a Clean Pup!
    Archie
  4. 3. Bushed!
    Archie
  5. 4. Repair Despair
    Archie
  6. 5. Father Knows Best
    Archie
  7. 6. Wheelie Big Deal!
    Archie
  8. 7. Click Trick
    Archie
  9. 8. [The war for Gotham City has begun!]
    Diamond Select
  10. 9. I Won't Believe It Until...
    Archie
  11. 10. [Archie #609]
    Archie
  12. 11. More Than Words
    Archie
  13. 12. [Archie Volume One]
  14. 13. Book Snook
    Archie
  15. 14. [Archie #8]
  16. 15. Messy Message
    Archie
  17. 16. [Archie 1000 Page Comics!]
  18. 17. Order Ardor
    Mr. Lodge
  19. 18. Fitness Frenzy
    Archie
  20. 19. Liberty Haven
    Archie
  21. 20. Miss Liberty's Torch
  22. 21. Gloom Chaser
    Archie
  23. 22. Short Subjects
    Archie
  24. 23. Reflex Action
    Archie
  25. 24. I Told You So!
    Archie
  26. 25. Sooo Cute!
    Archie
  27. 26. Loser Takes All
    Archie and the Gang
  28. 27. One Track Mind
    Archie
  29. 28. The Ride
    Archie
  30. 29. Scheme Scamp
    Archie
  31. 30. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  32. 31. Boat Goat
    Little Archie
  33. 32. Batter Up
    Little Archie
  34. 33. Late Date
    Little Archie
  35. 34. A Sno' Saver
    Little Archie
  36. 35. [Graphic Novel Library Sale]
  37. 36. Wow of a Vow
    Archie
  38. 37. Western Style
    Archie
  39. 38. Float Boat
    Archie
  40. 39. [Double Digest Bundle Pack]
  41. 40. Picnic at the Park
    Archie
  42. 41. [Welcome to the New Riverdale]
  43. 42. Door Score
    Archie's Dad
  44. 43. The Inner Man
    Archie
  45. 44. [Subscribe to all your favorite comics double digests...]
  46. 45. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  47. 46. [Build Your Own Story]
    DK Books
  48. 47. [Marvel Super Heroes]
    Lego
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