(July 2017)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2017-05-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469517 27911
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
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Dan Parent (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Valerie; Vegas
Keywords
frisbee

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

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

And the Winner Is... (Table of Contents: 2)

Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Kenny East; Paty Kerry; Bouncy
Synopsis
The Archies win Best Music Video category at the NTV Music Awards.
Reprints

The Cupid Caper (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
? [as Elliott] (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Benny; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Adam; Sammy; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Benny, a cupid, is assigned to bring Archie and Betty closer together.
Reprints
Keywords
cupid

Cool Cookie (Table of Contents: 4)

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
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Archie has to attend an outdoor party at the Lodges' on a "hot, muggy and steaming" night, and finds that all the guests except Veronica are just as miserable in the heat as he is.
Reprints

Wonder Women (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Tomoko Yoshida; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
After watching a couple of action movies with female leads Archie begins to wonder what happened to the old-fashioned girls.
Reprints

Thrill Thrall (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie dates a girl who is bored by normal thrills, but finds a ride in his jalopy exciting.
Reprints
Keywords
amusement park; surfing

Fish Tale! (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Everything goes wrong on Archie's fishing trip but he still had a great time.
Reprints
Keywords
fishing

[Archie #20] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Swift Rift (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica asks Archie if he dated a different girl every night while she was gone.
Reprints

[Archie #632] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Dan Parent (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Valerie Brown; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints
Keywords
wedding gowns; weddings

Archie Marries Valerie!! Part 2 of 4!! (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Characters
Archie Andrews; Valerie Smith; Josie; Trev Smith; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Mr. Smith; Mrs. Smith; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot: Melody; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Ginger Lopez; Cheryl Blossom: Midge Klump; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Valerie goes up "Memory Lane" and enters the future where she marries Archie.
Reprints
Keywords
Memory Lane; proposal; time travel; wedding

Indexer Notes

Story set five years in the future.

[The Muppets] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Archie Trade Paperbacks] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Jam Jest (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Marty Epp
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica get stuck in a traffic jam on the way to the lake, then get stuck in another traffic jam when they get their boat in the water.
Reprints
Keywords
boats; traffic jam

Indexer Notes

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

Archie's Vacation Picks! (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw ?

Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Decipher the numerical code.

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

Top Job (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead is working for Mr. Lodge.
Reprints

[The Archies One-Shot] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Lad with a Load (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Dexter
Synopsis
Archie has to pull Veronica's boat by hand.
Reprints

[Archie / Jughead / Betty & Veronica / Josie and the Pussycats / Reggie and Me] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

Kite Delight (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie's home-made kite lifts him off the ground.
Reprints
Keywords
kite

Return to Riverstock (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Lifson (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge]; Mustang Sally Pickett; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Sonny Pickett; Shari Pickett; Big Ed; Wavy Davy; Josie and the Pussycats
Synopsis
Riverdale holds another Riverstock music festival and the Archie's are invited to play.
Reprints
Keywords
music

Indexer Notes

Many references and parodies of Woodstock and the music acts that played there.

Birthday Presence (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 5 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; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie overhears his parents talking about his birthday present and thinks they have gotten him a new car.
Reprints

It's a Shoe Thing? (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
All the girls are going to a half-off one day shoe sale.
Reprints

Quiet Riot! (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
? [as Elliot] (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie takes a nap in the woods and misses all the excitement.
Reprints

The Big Fear (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie helps his friends get over their biggest fears.
Reprints
Keywords
roller coaster; superstition

A Very Lodge Problem (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils
Bob White (credited)
Inks
Bob White (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Hink Brinkley; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
TV host Hink Brinkley proclaims Archie Andrews "America's most lovable teen-ager." Mr. Lodge recalls some reasons why he doesn't think Archie is lovable, and then reveals his own personal alternative to a bomb shelter: an underground "Archie shelter."
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The flashbacks in this story are taken from earlier Archie scripts, though all the art is new. Scripts re-used in flashback include "Reader's Choice" (Archie # 114) and "Weights and Measures" (Archie # 130).

Don't Rock the Jukebox (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead attempt to move an antique jukebox.
Reprints
Keywords
jukebox

Someone to Root Him On (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Stone (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie have a footrace.
Reprints

[Betty and Veronica by Rachel Antonoff] (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

Rachel Antonoff / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Shark Monster (Table of Contents: 30)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Little Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Little Reggie Mantle; Little Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Little Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Little Archie is making a shark attack movie.
Reprints
Keywords
movie; shark; spear gun

To Do or Diet (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)
Editing
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Fred's company says he must loose 45 pounds to stay on the health plan.
Reprints
Keywords
diet; sundae

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

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But we're not picnicing!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
A policeman tries to get Archie and Veronica off the grass.
Reprints
Keywords
motorcycle; picnic; police

Indexer Notes

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

[Graphic Novel Super Store] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

Wet Set (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie explains why skateboards are better than surf boards.
Reprints
Keywords
skateboard

[Double Digest Bundle Pack] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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

Slip Quip! (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie always has an excuse.
Reprints
Keywords
surfing

[Welcome to the new Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

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

The Champions (Table of Contents: 39)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead participate in the 2007 World Frisbee Championships.
Reprints
Keywords
frisbee

[Subscribe to all your favorite comics double digests...] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

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

[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 41) (Expand) /

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

[Read it all on the Archie App.] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

CW / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [Road to Riverdale]
  3. 2. And the Winner Is...
    Archies
  4. 3. The Cupid Caper
    Archie
  5. 4. Cool Cookie
    Archie
  6. 5. Wonder Women
    Archie
  7. 6. Thrill Thrall
    Archie
  8. 7. Fish Tale!
    Archie
  9. 8. [Archie #20]
  10. 9. Swift Rift
    Archie
  11. 10. [Archie #632]
    Archie
  12. 11. Archie Marries Valerie!! Part 2 of 4!!
    Archie
  13. 12. [The Muppets]
    Diamond Select
  14. 13. [Archie Trade Paperbacks]
  15. 14. Jam Jest
    Archie
  16. 15. Archie's Vacation Picks!
    Archie
  17. 16. Top Job
    Archie
  18. 17. [The Archies One-Shot]
  19. 18. Lad with a Load
    Archie
  20. 19. [Archie / Jughead / Betty & Veronica / Josie and the Pussycats / Reggie and Me]
  21. 20. Kite Delight
    Archie
  22. 21. Return to Riverstock
    Archie
  23. 22. Birthday Presence
    Archie
  24. 23. It's a Shoe Thing?
    Archie
  25. 24. Quiet Riot!
    Archie
  26. 25. The Big Fear
    Archie
  27. 26. A Very Lodge Problem
    Archie
  28. 27. Don't Rock the Jukebox
    Archie
  29. 28. Someone to Root Him On
    Archie
  30. 29. [Betty and Veronica by Rachel Antonoff]
    Rachel Antonoff
  31. 30. The Shark Monster
    Little Archie
  32. 31. To Do or Diet
    Little Archie
  33. 32. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  34. 33. ["But we're not picnicing!"]
    Archie Pin-Up
  35. 34. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  36. 35. Wet Set
    Archie
  37. 36. [Double Digest Bundle Pack]
  38. 37. Slip Quip!
    Archie
  39. 38. [Welcome to the new Archie Comics]
  40. 39. The Champions
    Archie and the Gang
  41. 40. [Subscribe to all your favorite comics double digests...]
  42. 41. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  43. 42. [Read it all on the Archie App.]
  44. 43. [Riverdale]
    CW
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