(December 2018)

Archie, 2010 Series
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6.99 USD
Pages
196
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10 times a year
On-sale date
2018-10-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816468503 08311
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Color
Color
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Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks
Bill Galvan (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What’s Santa’s number? I want to text him my wish list!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Vegas
Keywords
Christmas; texting

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

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

Kookie Contest (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
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Kyle Magnetta
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to outdo each other in a cookie contest being judged by Kyle Magnetta.

She's Makin' a List (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Hy Eisman (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So this is your Christmas list, huh?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica gives Archie a Christmas list but he can't afford anything on the list.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Deck Those Halls! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom; Jughead Jones; Jason Blossom
Synopsis
The gang decorated Cheryl's Inn.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas lights

The Unsung Hero (Table of Contents: 5)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Betty agrees to babysit Hot Dog for a few days. While he's there, Hot Dog surreptitiously gives Betty low-cost gift-giving hints.
Reprints

Gift Collection (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is one day of school I love! The last day before Christmas!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Archie is in charge of collecting gifts for the Christmas grab bag.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

The Holidaze! (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Betty Cooper; Tomoko; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
All Jughead wants to do on his Christmas vacation is relax but everybody else has plans for him.
Reprints

[The Real Ghostbusters] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Flip Slip (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
While laughing at Archie, the best player on the other football team accidentally knocks himself out.
Reprints
Keywords
football

[Read it all on the Archie App] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Hatman the Crowned Crusader (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Fleming (credited)
Pencils
Gene Colan (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead dreams that he and all of his friends are characters in Hatman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 1 "The Origin of Hatman" pp1-6,
Part 2 "Hatman and Ribbon's First Case!" pp7-11
Part 3 "A Tip Of The Hat!" pp 12-16
Part 4 "Hat Trick" pp 17-21
Hatman is based on the movie Batman.

[Archie #700] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Achieve Success Through Hard Work (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Coach Clayton; Coach Kleats; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Both the students and the teachers rejoice when school is over for the day.

[The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Wire Mire (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead finds the problem.
Reprints

[Graphic Novel Super Store] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Heel Deal (Table of Contents: 17)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Vernica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie, Archie and Veronica pool their money so they can go to the movie.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pet Set (Table of Contents: 19)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie's favorite pet is a parrot.
Keywords
parrot

Vain Vein (Table of Contents: 20)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie thinks the security guards are lucky, they get to look at Reggie all day.

Supreme Ruler (Table of Contents: 21)

Reggie and Me / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Mr Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Reggie keeps pulling pranks on Archie that will get him in trouble with Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints

Service with a Smile (Table of Contents: 22)

Reggie and Me / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Even during school hours, Wolf Man? Don't you ever quit?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Geraldine Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Reggie's efforts at buttering up the faculty backfire.
Reprints

Panicksville (Table of Contents: 23)

Reggie and Me / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie loses his wallet and the most upsetting part of the loss is some irreplaceable photos.
Reprints

Goodbye, Old Paint (Table of Contents: 24)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Miss Beazly; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Ethel Muggs; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Gladys Jones; Jellybean Jones; Mary Andrews; Mrs. Doiley; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Professor Flutesnoot; Superintendent Hassle
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee forces the kids to paint the cafeteria after a food fight and causes an uproar from their parents.
Reprints

Hair (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
The teachers try to annoy Archie by pretending not to notice his long blond hair. He foresaw this, and is amusing himself. He pretends to give it up, but only sells the wig to Jughead, who now sports it around the school.
Reprints
Keywords
high school

Taste Sensation (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle: Dilton Doily; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Mr. Lodge; Gaston; Mrs. Shockrocket
Synopsis
A bump on the head gives Jughead "synesthesia".
Reprints
Keywords
synesthesia

Indexer Notes

Part 1, pp 1-5; Part 2, pp 6-11.

No Problems (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Ruth (credited)
Pencils
Chic Stone (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Miss Grundy sent me to pick up some attendance forms!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Phlips; Svenson
Synopsis
Svenson thinks that Mr. Weatherbee is cold so he turns up the heat in the office.
Reprints

Study This (Table of Contents: 28)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Betty bemoans the toll homework takes on her life, until she considers what she gains from it, too.
Reprints

If I Were King (Table of Contents: 29)

Miss Beazly / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Beazly; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Beazly feels disrespected.
Reprints

Big Bucks for Your Thoughts (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 6 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; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee can't think of any ways to raise money for the school so he asks Archie for help.
Reprints
Keywords
advertisement; good luck charm

Kid Stuff (Table of Contents: 31)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to help Reggie change his stand-up comedy routine.
Keywords
open mic night; stand-up comedy

O' Say Can You Sync? (Table of Contents: 32)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Beazly; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Miss Grundy records herself singing the school Alma Mater. When she loses her voice the day of her scheduled performance, Archie has her lip sync to the recording.
Reprints
Keywords
lip sync

Dream Boy (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Smithers; Mr. Lodge; Jughead Jones (from Mr. Lodge's dream); Reggie Mantle (from Mr. Lodge's dream)
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge has a nightmare that Archie married Veronica and that he hired Archie to run the plant.
Reprints

Jump for Joy (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews [as Grasshopperman]; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
A grasshopper scratches Archie and the contamination turns the teen into a superhero.
Reprints

Control Freaks (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy [Miss Grundy]; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee [Mr. Weatherbee]; Moose Mason (Cameo); Dilton Doily [Dilton Doiley]
Synopsis
Miss Grundy takes Archie and Jughead to see Mr. Weatherbee when they knock her over with remote control cars.
Reprints

Eye See (Table of Contents: 36)

Miss Grundy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Miss Grundy

Indexer Notes

Cross out the letters to find the phrase.

Turning Over a New Leaf (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie and Betty decide to have their tea leaves read by a psychic.
Reprints
Keywords
psychic; tea leaves

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Nose Win Situation (Table of Contents: 39)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oooh! Sounds like you've got a cold!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Despite his cold, Coach Kleats is determined to help the football team practice for the championship.
Reprints

[Collect Them All!] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

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

Gift Rift (Table of Contents: 41)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog; Archie Andrews; Mrs. Jones; Mr. Lodge; store clerk
Synopsis
Jughead buys a sweater for Hot Dog, and it matches Veronica's expensive new sweater. Enraged, she demands that he get rid of it before anyone else sees. Through a mix-up, she parades around proudly wearing the sweater with Hot Dog's name on the collar.
Reprints
Keywords
Dog; winter

Indexer Notes

Two-part story, complete in this issue.

[Build Your Own Comics Double Digest Subscription!] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

Cosmo Space Aces (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

Cosmo / preview (from the publisher) / 11 pages (report information)

[Cosmo Space Aces] (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)

[Chilling Adventures of Sabrina] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

Netflix / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

CW / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What’s Santa’s number? I want to text him my wish list!"]
    World of Archie
  2. 1. [How to get your free comic]
  3. 2. Kookie Contest
    Archie
  4. 3. She's Makin' a List
    Archie
  5. 4. Deck Those Halls!
    Archie and the Gang
  6. 5. The Unsung Hero
    Hot Dog
  7. 6. Gift Collection
    Archie
  8. 7. The Holidaze!
    Jughead
  9. 8. [The Real Ghostbusters]
    Diamond Select
  10. 9. Flip Slip
    Archie
  11. 10. [Read it all on the Archie App]
  12. 11. Hatman the Crowned Crusader
    Jughead
  13. 12. [Archie #700]
  14. 13. Achieve Success Through Hard Work
    Archie
  15. 14. [The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!]
  16. 15. Wire Mire
    Jughead
  17. 16. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  18. 17. Heel Deal
    Reggie
  19. 18. [Official Betty and Veronica Merch!]
  20. 19. Pet Set
    Reggie
  21. 20. Vain Vein
    Reggie
  22. 21. Supreme Ruler
    Reggie and Me
  23. 22. Service with a Smile
    Reggie and Me
  24. 23. Panicksville
    Reggie and Me
  25. 24. Goodbye, Old Paint
    Archie and the Gang
  26. 25. Hair
    Archie
  27. 26. Taste Sensation
    Jughead
  28. 27. No Problems
    Archie
  29. 28. Study This
    Betty
  30. 29. If I Were King
    Miss Beazly
  31. 30. Big Bucks for Your Thoughts
    Archie
  32. 31. Kid Stuff
    Reggie
  33. 32. O' Say Can You Sync?
    Miss Grundy
  34. 33. Dream Boy
    Archie
  35. 34. Jump for Joy
    Archie
  36. 35. Control Freaks
    Archie
  37. 36. Eye See
    Miss Grundy
  38. 37. Turning Over a New Leaf
    Archie
  39. 38. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  40. 39. A Nose Win Situation
    Coach Kleats
  41. 40. [Collect Them All!]
  42. 41. Gift Rift
    Jughead
  43. 42. [Build Your Own Comics Double Digest Subscription!]
  44. 43. Cosmo Space Aces
    Cosmo
  45. 44. [Cosmo Space Aces]
  46. 45. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  47. 46. [Chilling Adventures of Sabrina]
    Netflix
  48. 47. [Riverdale]
    CW
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