(January 2019)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Pages
196
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On-sale date
2018-11-05
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jumbo Comics / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Golliher (signed)
Inks
Jim Amash (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That cinches it! Betty wins the ugly sweater contest!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty's Archie sweater wins her an ugly sweater contest, despite not having entered.
Keywords
ugly sweater contest

Wreath Wrath (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare
Pencils
Pat Kennedy; Tim Kennedy
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Ann Whitmore
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie finds and repairs a giant inflatable Santa in an effort to get Mr. Weatherbee in the Christmas spirit.
Keywords
Christmas spirit; Santa Claus

Wanted: Santa Claus (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie and Me / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Jon D' Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D' Agostino

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Lodge; Coach Kleats; Dilton Doily; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is in a bad mood when he figures Archie is planning to ask him to play Santa Claus.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Santa Claus

Indexer Notes

Credits added

The "A" and "B" of It (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead show up to help Betty and Veronica decorate the Lodge Christmas tree - - with predictable results.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas tree; decorating; planning ahead

Cover Charge (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Barry Grossman ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When Jughead trades his beanie for a Santa cap, Reggie and the girls bombard him with snowballs, but Archie gets them back with the help of a crowd of neighborhood kids.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature was changed from "Archie" to "Jughead" for this printing.

Spirit Sprite (Table of Contents: 5)

Christmas Love-in / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Jon D’Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Hot Dog
Synopsis
The gang insists that Jughead must ask Ethel to the Christmas dance.
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Rare Square (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The class art assignment is to make a Mod style poster.
Reprints

Lonely Lobo (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Billy Grumbelly; Kanyook (wolf); un-named zookeeper
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee tells us how Archie came to have a strange attachment to an old, mean wolf at the zoo. In the flashback, Archie goes up to Mr. Lodge's North Woods retreat to do a report on wolves, and goes flying over the forest with Mr. Lodge. When the plane crash-lands and Archie is knocked out, Mr. Lodge goes to get help, but while he's alone in the stranded plane, Archie is almost trampled by a stampede of caribou. And after he manages to out of the plane, he faces an even worse problem: Kanyook, a starving outcast wolf who used to be the leader of his pack.
Reprints
Keywords
archaeology; caribou; wolves

Indexer Notes

As Bolling explains in a footnote, Mr. Lodge's lodge in the North Woods and his angry caretaker, Billy Grumbelly, originally appeared in a story (also by Bolling) in Little Archie # 155.

When reprinted in Archie & Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #23, inks are credited to Bob Smith.

In four parts.

Flip Quip (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead enters the room Archie and Veronica are in without knocking.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #10, no credits listed in this digest.

Dismiss Bliss (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie; Jughead; Betty; Unnamed Teacher
Reprints

Nuff Said (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Beazley; Jughead; Archie
Synopsis
Miss Beazley has selective hearing
Reprints

Team Esteem (Table of Contents: 11)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee looks for the school basketball team news in the entertainment section.
Reprints

Gobble Squabble (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead argue over the last piece of pie.
Reprints

Time for a Change (Part I) (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie and Mr. Weatherbee test Dilton's I.Q. Analyzer, but something goes wrong and the two have their personalities switched. This causes problems when the two go out on dates that evening.
Reprints
Keywords
invention; mind switch; science fair

Indexer Notes

Story is in two parts. The word balloons for the switched characters have a headshot of the personality speaking, so readers don't get confused by the switched personalities.

Feature changed from "Riverdale High" to "Archie" in this reprint.

Time for a Change (Part II) (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doiley; Herkimer Hassle; Prof Flutesnoot (cameo); Jughead Jones (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie and Mr. Weatherbee continue to have switched personalities, each one being miserable in the other one's life.
Reprints
Keywords
detention; school board; switched personalities

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Riverdale High" to "Archie" in this reprint.

Trading Places (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Svenson; Waldo Weatherbee; Ethel Muggs; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie and his classmates pretend to be each other.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Jughead with Archie" to "Archie" in this reprint.

Wooden It Be Nice (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Jordan, Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Ricky Mantle; Vicky Mantle; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie make birdhouses in shop class.
Reprints
Keywords
shop class

Svenson Appreciation Day (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Svenson
Synopsis
On Svenson's 25th anniversary working at the school, the students decide to do something nice: let him relax and do his job for the day. But with Archie on the job, Svenson will have less relaxation and more damage control to worry about!
Reprints

Send in the Clowns (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee hires a clown for the school dance, which has a circus theme, but Archie and Reggie don't find him very funny.
Reprints
Keywords
clowns

Dear Old Dad (Table of Contents: 19)

Weatherbee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
A casual remark made by Mr. Weatherbee gets misinterpreted by the student body.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature changed in this reprint.

Questionable Call (Table of Contents: 20)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica; Archie; Betty; Jughead; Pop Tate; Mr. Lodge; Prof Al. G. Brah; Mr. Everell B. There; Ms.Cindy Letters; Dr. Bunson Burn, Sam; Melanie
Synopsis
Veronica appears on a Game Show.
Reprints
Keywords
embarassment; game shows

Growing Pain (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rex Lindsey
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Jones; Mrs. Jones; Jellybean Jones; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jellybean said "waffle".
Reprints
Keywords
first words

Hostess with the Mostest (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Beazly; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Beazly tries to remake her image by being the cafeteria Maitre D' rather than head lunch lady.
Reprints

Now Hear This (Table of Contents: 23)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie; Betty; Reggie; Jughead; Veronica]; Pop Tate; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
The Archies look for a place to practice.

Hue and Cry (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica; Reggie; Betty; Jughead; Miss Grundy; Mr. Svenson
Synopsis
Archie tries to hide his hair after graffiti vandals paint it blue.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #238 list George Gladir as writer and Rudy Lapick as inker.

Sound Bytes Bite Back (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Miss Beazly
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead make a video of a day at Riverdale High School. Reggie tries to sabotage their project by over-dubbing insulting sound effects, but is too smart for his own good.
Reprints
Keywords
over-dubbing; sound effects; video

Tape Decked (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee makes tapes for the students on how to behave but Archie and Jughead have their own plans for the tapes.
Reprints

A Guide to Teen-Age Boy Behavior (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
A facetious guide to teen-age boys' behavior, concentrating on girls and food.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; dancing; fishing; kissing; mall; movies; north pole; rock music; surfing

Indexer Notes

Archie has a poster of "Bruce Springson" [Bruce Springsteen] on his wall.

Know When to Fold! (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Reggie takes up origami, using the pages of Archie's notebook.
Reprints
Keywords
origami

Trust Buster (Table of Contents: 29)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nominating for treasurer is now opened!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie is elected treasurer.
Reprints

An Electric Fad! (Table of Contents: 30)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Characters
Jughead; Archie; Betty; Veronica; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose; Miss Grundy; Prof. Flutesnoot; Miss Beazley; Mr. Svenson; Miss Phlips; Kevin
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee tries to jazz up his speech with the latest fad - electric jokes!
Reprints
Keywords
fads; jokes

Alone Again Naturally (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Feeling sorry for Mr. Weatherbee, Archie and Jughead take him to the mall for some fun.
Reprints

Go With the Floe (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; humor; children
Characters
Little Archie Andrews; Sue Stringly; Snuffles
Synopsis
After Little Archie protects Sue Stringly and her scrawny Christmas tree from the South Side Serpents, the two run out onto the ice after her dog Snuffles and get caught on an ice floe that takes them out into the middle of the river.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas tree

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Archie's Super Comics Digest (Sterling Publishing Co., Inc, 2012 series) #2, the inks are credited to Chic Stone.

His Big Day (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor
Pencils
Dexter Taylor
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Little Jughead Jones; Little Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Little Jughead, as the 100,000th person to enter the grocery store, wins all the food he can carry in ten minutes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead's Double Digest (1989 series) #189.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Mr. Weatherbee's Gag Bag / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nice of both of you to volunteer to take care of the cafeteria while Miss Beazly is out!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Reprints
Keywords
rice

Joke Bloke (Table of Contents: 35)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Nancy Dakesian
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Reggie's example of a joke for a class presentation is a picture of Archie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from original

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Mr. Weatherbee Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've decided to let Mr. Weatherbee help us decorate
Genre
humor
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is falling off a ladder decorating the Christmas tree. Pin up.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; ladder; tree

Holiday on the High Seas (Table of Contents: 37)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
Adam Walmsley
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie; Betty; Veronica; Big Ethel; Reggie, Hiram Lodge; Mrs. Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Mr. Mantle; Mrs. Mantle; Mr. Jones; Mrs Jones; Jellybean;
Synopsis
The gang tries to cheer Veronica up, by spending Christmas with her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Updated plot with new tech

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["That cinches it! Betty wins the ugly sweater contest!"]
    Jumbo Comics
  2. 1. Wreath Wrath
    Archie
  3. 2. Wanted: Santa Claus
    Archie and Me
  4. 3. The "A" and "B" of It
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Cover Charge
    Jughead
  6. 5. Spirit Sprite
    Christmas Love-in
  7. 6. Rare Square
    Jughead
  8. 7. Lonely Lobo
    Archie
  9. 8. Flip Quip
    Jughead
  10. 9. Dismiss Bliss
    Jughead
  11. 10. Nuff Said
    Jughead
  12. 11. Team Esteem
    Mr. Weatherbee
  13. 12. Gobble Squabble
    Archie
  14. 13. Time for a Change (Part I)
    Archie
  15. 14. Time for a Change (Part II)
    Archie
  16. 15. Trading Places
    Archie
  17. 16. Wooden It Be Nice
    Archie
  18. 17. Svenson Appreciation Day
    Archie
  19. 18. Send in the Clowns
    Archie
  20. 19. Dear Old Dad
    Weatherbee
  21. 20. Questionable Call
    Veronica
  22. 21. Growing Pain
    Jughead
  23. 22. Hostess with the Mostest
    Miss Beazly
  24. 23. Now Hear This
    The Archies
  25. 24. Hue and Cry
    Archie
  26. 25. Sound Bytes Bite Back
    Archie
  27. 26. Tape Decked
    Archie
  28. 27. A Guide to Teen-Age Boy Behavior
    Archie
  29. 28. Know When to Fold!
    Archie
  30. 29. Trust Buster
    Reggie
  31. 30. An Electric Fad!
    Jughead
  32. 31. Alone Again Naturally
    Archie
  33. 32. Go With the Floe
    Little Archie
  34. 33. His Big Day
    Little Jughead
  35. 34. ["Nice of both of you to volunteer to take care of the cafeteria while Miss Beazly is out!"]
    Mr. Weatherbee's Gag Bag
  36. 35. Joke Bloke
    Reggie
  37. 36. ["I've decided to let Mr. Weatherbee help us decorate"]
    Mr. Weatherbee Pin Up
  38. 37. Holiday on the High Seas
    Betty and Veronica
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