(November 2018)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
6.99 USD
Pages
196
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2018-09-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469517 29211
Editing
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Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pizza delivery, hot and fresh!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

[How to get your free comic] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

A Pain in the Bot! (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited); Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie's robot dog is nothing but trouble.
Keywords
robot

Quiz Fizz (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie dreams about being on a game show.
Reprints

Unwelcome Wagon (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie goes to visit Mr. Lodge in the hospital and makes a mess of things.
Reprints
Keywords
gout

A Change of Vending (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead set up at a flea market to try to make some extra cash.
Reprints
Keywords
flea market

Indexer Notes

In Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #184, George Gladir was credited as author and Tim Kennedy was credited as penciller.

Sofa So Good (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie buys Veronica an inflatable couch for her birthday. Reggie plays a prank by filling the couch with helium.
Reprints

Book Worm (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The gang is collecting books for a charity drive, and try to get a donation from Titus Titewhad, the town curmudgeon. He throws a tantrum, and gives himself a heart attack. The teens rush him to the hospital, and he shows his gratitude by donating a rare first edition.
Reprints

[Take a Bite Out of Halloween!] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How's your job with the newspaper, Archie?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie had an exclusive interview with the mayor.

[Archie #700] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Triassic Lark (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsay (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Doctor Dee-Tees; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge, Archie and Veronica travel to a remote land in search of dinosaurs.
Reprints
Keywords
dinosaur

[Cosmo Space Aces] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

[Riverdale Volume Three] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Lights, Action, Camera! (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Decode Archie's message on photography.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Snap Flap (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie tries to snap his fingers and make his problem go away.
Reprints

[Archie 1941] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Taking a Stand (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie gets a speeding ticket and a parking ticket.
Reprints

[Official Betty and Veronica Merch!] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Yelp for Help (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Once again Veronica's tastes are more expensive than Archie's wallet can cover.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Tiger (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica try to foil Mr. Lodge's plan to get a big dog to scare Archie away.
Reprints
Keywords
great dane; watchdog

The Literary Lion (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let me sit in front with Archie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie devises a scheme where he gets free meals at restaurants in exchange for writing about them in his book titled "Dates and Where to Have Them".
Reprints

To Act or Not To Act (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ms. Hammly; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Svenson, the janitor; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
When both Archie and Reggie vie for the leading role in the school's play, Ms. Hammly decides who will get it when the boys practice their acting skills -- by pretending to be each other for a day.
Reprints

The Home Front (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My grandmother was a welder during that war!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty imagines what life was like on the home front during the war in the 1940s.
Reprints

Picture Perfect! (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie has a new digital camera but has trouble finding something interesting in which to take pictures, until he runs into Betty and Veronica at Pop Tate's.
Reprints

Washed Up (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie get a job washing cars.
Reprints

Just Chute Me (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
While on picnic, Archie and Betty see some sky-divers.
Reprints
Keywords
skydiving

Feeling Fuelish! (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, man! Not another increase in the price of gas!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Dream cameos: Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Annoyed at the high price of gas, Archie dreams that night of a world that has run out of gas completely.
Reprints

Spirit Sprites (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The girls wonder why the guys like games so much.
Reprints

Band Aid! (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Phil Felix (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; John
Synopsis
The Archies ask a music promoter to help them get a gig and he thinks their style is outdated, but books them as a one-night "retro" band and it is a huge success.
Reprints

Carsick (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Mike DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge is trading in his old car for a new one, and he and Archie reminisce about old cars they wish they still had.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You've got to be kidding me!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Cross out the odd-numbered boxes to discover what Veronica doesn't want to do with Archie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Champ of Camp (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Smithers
Synopsis
Veronica throws a "camp" party. Jughead shows up with pup tent and Scout uniform.
Reprints
Keywords
boy Scout; camping

Shock & Roll (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]; Ray and the Ray-vons
Synopsis
The Archies audition for "American Icon" against other bands in Riverdale.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

American Icon is a parody of the TV show American Idol.

Mr. Retro (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie immerses himself in the 1940s.
Reprints

Frisco Beat (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge quits his business empire and runs off to San Francisco to "do his own thing." Archie goes to Frisco to try and find Mr. Lodge and bring him back to Riverdale.
Reprints
Keywords
cable car; Fisherman's Wharf; San Francisco

Crafty Caper (Table of Contents: 36)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle (cameo); Chuck Clayton (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie goes to great lengths to replace Veronica's lost corn husk doll, which turns out not to be lost after all.
Reprints

State the Rivers! (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the names of rivers.

Mat Chat (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
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?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yuk! Yuk! Dig Mr. Lodge's welcome mat!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee has bought a welcome mat for Archie.
Reprints

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Little Archie Meets the Big Chicken (Table of Contents: 40)

Little Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Little Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Spotty
Synopsis
Little Archie's little chick "Jughenny" eats some genetically-altered grain that makes her grow into a giant-sized chicken.
Reprints

"A Plus" Puzzle (Table of Contents: 41)

Little Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Little Archie; Little Betty; Little Veronica; Little Jughead; Spotty
Reprints

Indexer Notes

List all the things in the picture that start with A.

[The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

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

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a pass to the 50-yard line--
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie pays more attention to the game on TV than he does to Veronica.
Reprints

[Graphic Novel Super Store] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

Forget Me...Not! (Table of Contents: 45)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie forgets to turn off the TV.
Reprints

Hair Scare (Table of Contents: 46)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Dad! Why can't I wear my hair extra long?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tries to convince his father to let him grow his hair longer.
Reprints

[Collect Them All!] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

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

Running Away (Table of Contents: 48)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
drama; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Professor Desmond (Dilton's uncle); Little Archie Andrews; Spotty (dog); Kristy Smith; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie travels into the past to learn who the stranger was that talked Little Archie out of running away from home.
Reprints
Keywords
running away from home; time travel

[Build Your Own Comics Double Digests Subscription!] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

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[Read it all on the Archie App.] (Table of Contents: 51) (Expand) /

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[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Pizza delivery, hot and fresh!"]
    Archie
  2. 1. [How to get your free comic]
  3. 2. A Pain in the Bot!
    Archie
  4. 3. Quiz Fizz
    Archie
  5. 4. Unwelcome Wagon
    Archie
  6. 5. A Change of Vending
    Jughead
  7. 6. Sofa So Good
    Archie
  8. 7. Book Worm
    Archie
  9. 8. [Take a Bite Out of Halloween!]
    Diamond Select
  10. 9. ["How's your job with the newspaper, Archie?"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  11. 10. [Archie #700]
  12. 11. Triassic Lark
    Archie
  13. 12. [Cosmo Space Aces]
  14. 13. [Riverdale Volume Three]
  15. 14. Lights, Action, Camera!
    Archie
  16. 15. Snap Flap
    Archie
  17. 16. [Archie 1941]
  18. 17. Taking a Stand
    Archie
  19. 18. [Official Betty and Veronica Merch!]
  20. 19. A Yelp for Help
    Archie
  21. 20. The Tiger
    Archie
  22. 21. The Literary Lion
    Archie
  23. 22. To Act or Not To Act
    Archie
  24. 23. The Home Front
    Archie
  25. 24. Picture Perfect!
    Archie
  26. 25. Washed Up
    Archie
  27. 26. Just Chute Me
    Archie
  28. 27. Feeling Fuelish!
    Archie
  29. 28. Spirit Sprites
    Archie
  30. 29. Band Aid!
    Archie
  31. 30. Carsick
    Archie
  32. 31. ["You've got to be kidding me!"]
    Archie
  33. 32. Champ of Camp
    Archie
  34. 33. Shock & Roll
    Archie
  35. 34. Mr. Retro
    Archie
  36. 35. Frisco Beat
    Archie
  37. 36. Crafty Caper
    Archie
  38. 37. State the Rivers!
    Archie
  39. 38. Mat Chat
    Archie
  40. 39. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  41. 40. Little Archie Meets the Big Chicken
    Little Archie
  42. 41. "A Plus" Puzzle
    Little Archie
  43. 42. [The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!]
  44. 43. ["It's a pass to the 50-yard line--"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  45. 44. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  46. 45. Forget Me...Not!
    Archie
  47. 46. Hair Scare
    Archie's Dad
  48. 47. [Collect Them All!]
  49. 48. Running Away
    Archie
  50. 49. [Build Your Own Comics Double Digests Subscription!]
  51. 50. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  52. 51. [Read it all on the Archie App.]
  53. 52. [Riverdale]
    CW
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