(September 2019)

Archie, 2017 Series
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Price
6.99 USD
Pages
196
Indicia Frequency
12 times a year
On-sale Date
2019-07-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816649513 01911
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie and Me / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I knew there was a reason I hated swimming at the beach!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Vegas

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

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

One Mow Time! (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Bill Golliher (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Dilton's automated lawn mowing business is taking all of Archie and Jughead's clients.

Ski Bummed (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hubert Smithers; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
In an attempt to get used to skis Jughead wears them in the summer.
Reprints

Changing Times (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
A flashback to 1920. Betty and Veronica fight for the freedom to wear the same bathing suits as the boys.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; swimsuit

Rare Pair (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Dilton uses psychology to help Archie and Jughead play better at volleyball.
Reprints
Keywords
beach volleyball; hypnotism

A Male Bonding Thing (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie and the guys go on a nature walk.
Reprints

What Are Friends For? (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aha! I caught you, Reggie! Trying to make time with my girl behind my back, huh?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Reggie wishes Moose would break his leg, and he does.
Reprints

[Spider-Man / Avengers Mini-Mates] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Trait Treat (Table of Contents: 9)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Kay; Betty Cooper; Big Moose; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie introduces Kay to the gang.
Reprints

Runaway Runty! (Table of Contents: 10)

Reggie and Me / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle

Indexer Notes

Illustration introducing the next story.

Runty, Where Are You? (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie and Me / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Tom Orzechowski (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Runty (dog); Jughead Jones; Lindsey; Lady Grayson; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Vicky Mantle; Ricky Mantle
Synopsis
Runty is kidnapped at the dog park.
Keywords
dog park; lemur; parrot

[Read it all on the Archie App.] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

[Archie Comics Presents] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Utter Clutter (Table of Contents: 14)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie needs to get away from all the clutter in his garage sale.

[Graphic Novel Super Store] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Snap Flap (Table of Contents: 16)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie is looking to photograph the most beautiful thing he knows.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Beach Ban (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hot Dog! Go home! You can't come to the beach!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Dogs are not allowed on the beach but an exception is made for Hot Dog after he saves a policeman from drowning.
Reprints

The Dreamer (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Ronnie! Hi, Reg!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge (in fantasy sequence); Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie imagines revenge after Veronica and Reggie treat him as a social inferior.
Reprints

Go Fly a Kite (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Al Hartley (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Hartley (see notes)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It'll never fly without a tail!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie have a kite flying contest at the beach.
Reprints
Keywords
kite flying

Indexer Notes

Lettering credited to Bill Yoshida but appears to be Al Hartley.

Out of Sight (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Al Hartley (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, will you please...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Veronica wants Archie to leave her alone so she can spend time with Reggie.
Reprints

For the Records (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob White (credited)
Pencils
Bob White (credited)
Inks
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Victor Gorelick (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Fred tells Archie to clear all the junk out of the attic.
Reprints

E-Con-Nomics (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
J. Torres (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Archie helps Chuck at a comic convention and sells all his prints.
Reprints
Keywords
comic convention

Summer Bummer Part One (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited); Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited); Bill Golliher (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Smithers; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Smithers takes a vacation to England because he can't stand another summer with Veronica's friends. Mr. Lodge finds out the reason they are hanging around his house is because their camp counselor jobs fell through. He decides to make a big donation to the camp so they are re-hired.
Reprints
Keywords
dirty dishes; mess; pool; sculpture; slip

Camp Ahoy Part 2 (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited); Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited); Bill Golliher (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Gretchen Pirky (camp director); Xavier Adams (camper)
Synopsis
The gang are camp counselors at Camp Upachuck and have a very strict camp director. Xavier a mischievous camper transforms the camp director into a fish to keep his pet piranha Snapper company.
Reprints
Keywords
camp; camper; counselor; fish

How Campy! (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited); Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited); Bill Golliher (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Xavier Adams; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Camp adventures continue. Xavier tells a scary story about a bloody hook and commits more mischievous acts. The other campers aren't having any fun with their counselors arguing all the time so Xavier disappears.
Reprints
Keywords
camp; counselor; gravestone

Remote Possibility (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie challenges Reggie to a remote controlled boat race.
Reprints
Keywords
remote controlled boats

Beach Bot (Table of Contents: 27)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Dilton brings a robot to the beach.
Reprints
Keywords
surf board; surfing

Yoga Dream! (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mary McDermott (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Veronica takes her friends to her Yoga class. Jughead does the best because he can’t stop thinking food related thoughts.
Reprints
Keywords
yoga

Taking the Plunge (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and his friends go to Carson’s Creek where they used to swim as kids and find it all polluted so they work to clean it up.
Reprints
Keywords
pollution

A Knight to Forget! (Table of Contents: 30)

Reggie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Sir Reginald Bragalot [Reggie Mantle]; Sir Archibald [Archie Andrews]; Jug the Jester [Jughead Jones]; King Lodge [Hiram Lodge]; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge; Squire Dilton [Dilton Doiley]
Synopsis
Sir Reginald Bragalot tells of his exploits.
Keywords
dragon; dungeon; joust

Test of Characters (Table of Contents: 31)

Chuck & Nancy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Coach Clayton; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Chuck and Nancy are looking for some alone time but run into friends everywhere they go.
Reprints

Topsy Turvy (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Candy (Reggie’s partner); Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Betty win a tandem surfing contest.
Reprints
Keywords
surfing; tandem surfing

Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg (credited)
Pencils
Tod Smith (credited)
Inks
Terry Austin (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Patrick Owsley (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead is supposed to dig up the yard to make it ready for a new septic system so he creates a fake treasure map to get his friends to do his work for him.
Reprints
Keywords
treasure map

[20% off all Archie comics] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents: 35)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis
Bingo tries to win Mr. Smythe's undying gratitude by saving his life.
Reprints

The Beat Goes On (Table of Contents: 36)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Buddy Drumhead; Tough Teddy
Synopsis
Buddy plays beats that have a hypnotic effect on Bingo and Teddy.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Uncle Herman Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly, Uncle Herman
Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Uncle Herman; Samantha Symthe
Synopsis
Uncle Herman is going fishing.
Reprints
Keywords
fishing

[Subscribe Today and Save At store.archiecomics.com] (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

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

Skewered (Table of Contents: 39)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Jughead takes his friends to the beach where he plans to make shish kabob's for lunch.
Reprints

[Archie Milestones] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

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

Frisbee Fracas (Table of Contents: 41)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis
A remote controlled Frisbee gets Reggie in trouble.
Reprints
Keywords
frisbee

Dog Walkers, Inc. (Table of Contents: 42)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Chuck decide to start a dog walking service.
Reprints
Keywords
whippet

[Build Your Own Comics Double Digest Subscription!] (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

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

[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

CW / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Netflix / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I knew there was a reason I hated swimming at the beach!"]
    Archie and Me
  2. 1. [How to get your free comic]
  3. 2. One Mow Time!
    Archie
  4. 3. Ski Bummed
    Jughead
  5. 4. Changing Times
    Archie & Friends
  6. 5. Rare Pair
    Archie and the Gang
  7. 6. A Male Bonding Thing
    Archie
  8. 7. What Are Friends For?
    Reggie
  9. 8. [Spider-Man / Avengers Mini-Mates]
    Diamond Select
  10. 9. Trait Treat
    Reggie
  11. 10. Runaway Runty!
    Reggie and Me
  12. 11. Runty, Where Are You?
    Reggie and Me
  13. 12. [Read it all on the Archie App.]
  14. 13. [Archie Comics Presents]
  15. 14. Utter Clutter
    Reggie
  16. 15. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  17. 16. Snap Flap
    Reggie
  18. 17. Beach Ban
    Hot Dog
  19. 18. The Dreamer
    Archie
  20. 19. Go Fly a Kite
    Archie
  21. 20. Out of Sight
    Archie
  22. 21. For the Records
    Archie
  23. 22. E-Con-Nomics
    Archie
  24. 23. Summer Bummer Part One
    Archie & Friends
  25. 24. Camp Ahoy Part 2
    Archie & Friends
  26. 25. How Campy!
    Archie & Friends
  27. 26. Remote Possibility
    Archie
  28. 27. Beach Bot
    Dilton
  29. 28. Yoga Dream!
    Archie & Friends
  30. 29. Taking the Plunge
    Archie
  31. 30. A Knight to Forget!
    Reggie
  32. 31. Test of Characters
    Chuck & Nancy
  33. 32. Topsy Turvy
    Archie
  34. 33. Treasure Hunt
    Jughead
  35. 34. [20% off all Archie comics]
    Midtown Comics
  36. 35. Treasure Hunt
    That Wilkin Boy
  37. 36. The Beat Goes On
    That Wilkin Boy
  38. 37. ["Golly, Uncle Herman"]
    Uncle Herman Pin Up
  39. 38. [Subscribe Today and Save At store.archiecomics.com]
  40. 39. Skewered
    Jughead
  41. 40. [Archie Milestones]
  42. 41. Frisbee Fracas
    Archie
  43. 42. Dog Walkers, Inc.
    Archie
  44. 43. [Build Your Own Comics Double Digest Subscription!]
  45. 44. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  46. 45. [Riverdale]
    CW
  47. 46. [Chilling Adventures of Sabrina]
    Netflix
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