(October 2016)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2016-08-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library; Archie 75 Years
Barcode
762816468503 06111
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

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


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Vegas

[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

CW Network / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Endless List of Summer (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Vegas; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Dilton Doiley; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie has a long list of chores he has ignored all summer, and Fred wants them all done in one weekend.

The Real Loser (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy ? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
As a joke, Reggie plants a fake little black book for Archie to find.

Wouldn't Bother Me! (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Ruth
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Smithers (cameo)
Synopsis
Pop gives the teens free t-shirts advertising his shop and offers free meals for wearing them, but the campaign is so successful that he's overwhelmed by customers and doesn't have room for Archie and his friends.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The writer credit is from the index of the original printing, this digest lists the writer as "unknown".

Taking a Powder (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren ? (see notes)
Pencils
Dick Malmgren ? (see notes)
Inks
? (see notes)
Colors
Carlos Antunes (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie uses sneezing powder to spoil Archie's date with Veronica.
Reprints
Keywords
hay ride

Indexer Notes

The credits here list story/pencil Al Hartley and inks to Jon D'Agostino. This doesn't appear to be Al Hartley to me at all so I stuck with the credits from our index for Everything's Archie (1969 series) #6 of Dick Malmgrem ? for story/pencil and ? for inks.

Communicate (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie wonders why Betty is upset and asks her to communicate.
Reprints

Package Deal (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Frank; Mrs. Smith; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie waits impatiently for his new game system to be delivered.
Reprints

[Betty & Veronica #1] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Reggie Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't tell me, Reggie! Let me guess--Archie beat you!?!
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
On the tennis court, Reggie's racket is broken over Archie's head; Betty says, "Don't tell me, Reggie! Let me guess--Archie beat you!?!"
Reprints

[Archie #611] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
humor; spy; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; C.R.U.S.H. operatives
Reprints

R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E. Dissembled! (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Tom Chu (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; spy; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mad Dr. Doom; Chester; Crammer; Cranston; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Andy Andrews; Sharry the Spy Girl; Raj Patel (cameo); Kumi Tammura (cameo); Reggie Mantle; Ms. Beazly; Ms. Grundy; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Midge Klump; Big Moose Mason
Synopsis
Mad Dr. Doom completes his "Walking Dazed" formula and tries it on captives Betty, Veronica and Pop Tate. It works exactly as planned, sapping the wills of his captives and making them his slaves. The next phase in the plan is to introduce the formula into the school lunch at Riverdale High. In addition, the criminals attack P.O.P. Headquarters with more of the formula. Archie, Chuck and Jughead arrive at the hidden POP spybase to give Andy a warning about Mad Dr. Doom when they are surrounded by "Walking Dazed" zombies.
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[Archie #10] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

[Jughead #8] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Loan Prone (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie is reading a book called "How to Improve Your Personality". Jughead tells Reggie that he's wasting his time with that book - after all, how can you improve on something that's already perfect? After hearing this, Reggie decides he will lend Jughead the $10 he asked to borrow after all.
Reprints

[Jughead Volume One] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Voice Your Choice (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty was winning an argument about who had the handsomest boyfriend.

Cunning Council (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie asks Reggie for some advice.

[Shakespeare Bust Vinyl Bank] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Lost Marbles (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead thinks Archie has lost his marbles.
Reprints

Hunger Pangs (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie is tired of waiting for Veronica to show up for their date.
Reprints

A Slight Change of Plan! (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and his dad clean out the garage but soon wonder if the items will be collectors items in a few years.

The Dream Shop! (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
A mysterious shop owner offers to sell Archie the dream he wants. Unfortunately, the shop also allows other people to buy dreams for Archie.
Reprints
Keywords
dream

Indexer Notes

Script identifiable as Doyle by the style and by the appearance of his name in a store window on the last page of the story.

Not Wanted Ads (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (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
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Al (picture)
Synopsis
Archie is lamenting ads everywhere you look.
Reprints

Dumb Waiter (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Hal and Alice are out for a nice meal only to discover that Archie is their waiter.
Reprints

Not Me (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie takes Veronica and Betty to the mall, but is upset when Veronica treats him like her servant.
Reprints
Keywords
mall; umbrella

The Archies in London (Table of Contents: 26)

The Archies / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Lifson (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Colors
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Lulu; Twinkle; Dink; Georgy; George Martinique; Chad; Jeremy
Synopsis
The Archies travel to London to record a new single.
Reprints
Keywords
Abbey Road Studios; Big Ben; Carnaby Street; Dorchester Hotel; double-decker bus; England; London; The Hippodrome

Purr-Suit of Happiness! (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Nefertiti (cat); Smithers; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica inherits her rich aunt's cat, Nefertiti, who doesn't like Archie.
Reprints

Age Before Beauty (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vince DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis
Betty is upset when Veronica makes fun of her reproduction of an 18th century writing desk. Jughead decides to fool Veronica by making Betty's desk look like a real antique.
Reprints
Keywords
antiques

Mind Over Matter (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee sends Archie and Jughead to hand the new safety rules around the school.
Reprints

You'd Better Eat It! (Table of Contents: 30)

Miss Beazly / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Miss Beazly

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the words puzzle.

Pajama Game (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Archie is so late to school he shows up in his pajamas.
Reprints

[20% of all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 32) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Frank Comment (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead grills hot dogs during recess.

News Ruse (Table of Contents: 34)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead looks for a job on the school paper.

[Archie Volume One] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

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

Live and Learn (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie 1 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie 1; Betty 1; Jughead 1; Veronica 1; Moose 1; Reggie 1
Synopsis
The group discovers fruits and have a food fight.
Reprints
Keywords
fruit

The Swingers! (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie 1 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie 1; Archie 1; Betty 1; Veronica 1; Jughead 1
Synopsis
Archie 1 and Reggie 1 compete to swing on vines over a pond.
Reprints

[Graphic Novel Library Sale] (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

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

Back Pack Packin' (Table of Contents: 39)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rex Lindsey
Colors
?
Letters
Rex Lindsey

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Backpack designs.
Reprints

[Double Digest Bundle Pack] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

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

Nap Flap (Table of Contents: 41)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Sleepy Jughead gets on the wrong school bus.
Reprints

[Welcome to the New Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

T Is For Two-Timer! (Table of Contents: 43)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Al Hartley

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Svenson; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Definition of the words two-timer, taciturn, talisman, taunt, temerity, tenacious, tranquil, tramatic, travesty and trepidation.
Reprints

Corn on the Cob (Table of Contents: 44)

Archie and the Gang / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Two-page spread of jokes on farming.

W Is For Mr. Weatherbee (Table of Contents: 45)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Al Hartley

Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Miss Beazly; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Definition of the words wanderlust, warble, wary, wet blanket, wheedle, winsome, wiseacre, witticism and woolgathering.
Reprints

Homework Blues (Table of Contents: 46)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
A look at Archie's study habits over the years.
Reprints

[Subscribe to all your favorite comics double digests...] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

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

[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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

[Download the All New App] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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

[Jedi Academy A New Class] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

Scholastic / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    World of Archie
  2. 1. [Riverdale]
    CW Network
  3. 2. The Endless List of Summer
    Archie
  4. 3. The Real Loser
    Archie
  5. 4. Wouldn't Bother Me!
    Archie
  6. 5. Taking a Powder
    Archie
  7. 6. Communicate
    Archie
  8. 7. Package Deal
    Archie
  9. 8. [Betty & Veronica #1]
  10. 9. ["Don't tell me, Reggie! Let me guess--Archie beat you!?!"]
    Reggie Pin-Up
  11. 10. [Archie #611]
    Archie
  12. 11. R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E. Dissembled!
    Archie
  13. 12. [Archie #10]
  14. 13. [Jughead #8]
  15. 14. Loan Prone
    Reggie
  16. 15. [Jughead Volume One]
  17. 16. Voice Your Choice
    Archie
  18. 17. Cunning Council
    Archie
  19. 18. [Shakespeare Bust Vinyl Bank]
    Diamond Select
  20. 19. Lost Marbles
    Archie
  21. 20. Hunger Pangs
    Archie
  22. 21. A Slight Change of Plan!
    Archie
  23. 22. The Dream Shop!
    Archie
  24. 23. Not Wanted Ads
    Archie
  25. 24. Dumb Waiter
    Archie
  26. 25. Not Me
    Archie
  27. 26. The Archies in London
    The Archies
  28. 27. Purr-Suit of Happiness!
    Archie
  29. 28. Age Before Beauty
    Betty and Veronica
  30. 29. Mind Over Matter
    Archie
  31. 30. You'd Better Eat It!
    Miss Beazly
  32. 31. Pajama Game
    Archie
  33. 32. [20% of all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  34. 33. Frank Comment
    Jughead
  35. 34. News Ruse
    Jughead
  36. 35. [Archie Volume One]
  37. 36. Live and Learn
    Archie 1
  38. 37. The Swingers!
    Archie 1
  39. 38. [Graphic Novel Library Sale]
  40. 39. Back Pack Packin'
    Jughead
  41. 40. [Double Digest Bundle Pack]
  42. 41. Nap Flap
    Jughead
  43. 42. [Welcome to the New Riverdale]
  44. 43. T Is For Two-Timer!
  45. 44. Corn on the Cob
    Archie and the Gang
  46. 45. W Is For Mr. Weatherbee
  47. 46. Homework Blues
    Archie
  48. 47. [Subscribe to all your favorite comics double digests...]
  49. 48. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  50. 49. [Download the All New App]
  51. 50. [Jedi Academy A New Class]
    Scholastic
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