(September 2019)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
6.99 USD
Pages
196
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2019-07-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469517 30111
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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
Bill Galvan (signed)
Inks
Ben Galvan (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper

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

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

Hook, Line & Stinker (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Morelli (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Thirston Herringbone the Third
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge takes Archie and Jughead deep-sea fishing.
Keywords
deep-sea fishing; fishing; sailfish

Pureheart Rescue! (Table of Contents: 3)

Blackjack & Powerteen / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ian Flynn (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
superhero; teen
Characters
Powerteen [Veronica Lodge]; Blackjack; Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]
Synopsis
Blackjack and Powerteen rescue Pureheart from the Lavitto family's goons.

Beach Nut! (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Sugar Jones
Synopsis
Archie has a job setting up umbrellas at the beach. He gets in trouble with both Betty and Veronica and another girl's boyfriend.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; black eyes; jealousy; umbrellas

Swing Time! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie, Jughead and Reggie remember when they were kids and played Tarzan on a rope swing.

Beddy-Bye Time (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead wheel a castored brass bed from one house to another, downhill.
Reprints

Old Soaks at Home (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie's watering the lawn and everyone else ends up getting doused waiting for him to mess up.
Reprints
Keywords
water fights; water hose

Indexer Notes

Mrs. Andrews and the girls sing "We're going to wash those men right out of our hair!", a slightly-altered lyric from "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair" from the 1949 musical "South Pacific."

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

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Steer Jeer (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, daddy, Archie brought our boat right into the marina!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie drives Mr. Lodge's boat to the wrong marina.
Reprints

Divine Canine (Table of Contents: 10)

Hot Dog / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dig the new blonde chick!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie and Hot Dog both like blondes.
Reprints

[Read it all on the Archie App.] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

When Rhinos Fly! (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Throbb Temple; Moose Mason (cameo); Midge Klump (cameo); Dilton Doiley (cameo)
Synopsis
Movie star Throbb Temple turns out to be a coward when a promotional event turns dangerous for Archie and Veronica.
Reprints

Tune In on Treachery (Table of Contents: 13)

Life With Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica gets a CB radio in her house so she can communicate with Archie. The CB proves to be more than a toy when Archie and Veronica use it to alert Mr. Lodge to a burglary at his plant and to save him after he's captured by the thieves.
Reprints

[Archie and Me Volume 2] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[Archie Comics Presents] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mom, come quick!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Fred has a diving board situation.
Reprints

[Riverdale High] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Talk Balk (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's cousin keeps interrupting the baseball game on TV.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Freak Critique (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's dad thinks he's too attached to his skateboard.
Reprints
Keywords
skateboards

Indexer Notes

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

[The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Double Takes (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie Presents / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica gets some juicy gossip; Archie and Veronica at the beach; Leroy spies on Archie and Veronica.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Three two-panel gags.

True Blue (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bob White (credited)
Inks
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Mario Acquaviva (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie try to figure out why Veronica is feeling blue.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts: Part 1 (5 pp.) and Part 2 (5 pp.).

Dessert Special (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bob White (credited)
Inks
Bob White (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Victor Gorelick (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
When Pop Tate injures himself doing a new dance, Archie volunteers to keep the shop running. Reggie then replaces all the vanilla ice cream with instant potatoes. The taste is so bad that all the customers desert the Choklit Shop.
Reprints
Keywords
practical joke

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts (5 pp. each).

Why?! (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Hal Cooper; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie gets odd jobs from his dad, Mr. Lodge and Mr. Cooper in order to get enough money for a date with Veronica.
Reprints

It's a Young Young Boy's World (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is mistaken as a 13 year old boy by a movie studio who uses his movie choices to plan their movies.

Scents of Justice (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bob White (credited)
Inks
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The gang foils an attempt to rob a riverside lodge owned by Veronica's father.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts (8 pp. & 5 pp.).

Special Daze (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Gladys Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
The gang discusses what it would be like if there were special days that allowed them to act like kids, or allow them the same discounts as senior citizens.
Reprints

T. V. Guys (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead discuss how unrealistic some tv shows are, yet behind them on the street are various people acting like characters in sitcoms.

Indexer Notes

TV Shows parodied are: Malcolm in the Middle, Friends, Drew Carey Show, Simpsons, Frazier, Seinfeld, NYPD Blue and Everybody Loves Raymond.

The Wrong Goodbye (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mary Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When Archie gets a last minute invitation to join the Lodges at their lake retreat, Betty makes sure he's late to join them by cooking fresh cookies, showing him her new bikini in a catalog, and pelting him with kisses.
Reprints

Women's Rights (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie is mad Veronica broke her promise and is taking Reggie to see a play instead.
Reprints
Keywords
black eye; fight; punch

Desert Saga (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Less Nikk
Synopsis
Archie helps to catch the crooks who robbed attendees of a western themed party.
Reprints

The Plot Thickens! (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Sara Johnson
Synopsis
Archie is out for a walk and a pretty jogger bumps into him and drops her bracelet so he has to run after her to return it.
Reprints

The Waiter (Table of Contents: 33)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Betty spend the day waiting in various lines.

Lane Looney (Table of Contents: 34)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie makes a training video for the school bowling club.
Reprints
Keywords
bowling

Jumping to Conclusions! (Table of Contents: 35)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Holly Golightly [as Holly G.] (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Frank Gagliardo
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Trudy Smith
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead help Trudy find her escaped frog.
Keywords
frog

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Enter the Lost City of Eladrevir (Table of Contents: 37)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor (signed)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (signed)
Inks
Jim Amash (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Little Archie; Little Jughead; Little Reggie; Little Betty; Little Veronica; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
After being lost in the fog, Hiram and the kids find a town that appears to be Riverdale from the future.

Boy Wanted (Table of Contents: 38)

Little Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie
Synopsis
Little Archie wants to get a job at a florist.
Reprints
Keywords
florist

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Little Archie Fun Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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[Graphic Novel Super Store] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

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

Anchors Aweigh (Table of Contents: 41)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie pretends to drive Mr. Lodge's boat.

Indexer Notes

This is probably the story from Archie's Pals 'n' Gals (Archie, 1952 series) #13 but needs confirmation.

[Subscribe Today and Save At store.archiecomics.com] (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)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get out of my way!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie suggests that anger is not good.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

One Potato... (Table of Contents: 44)

Archie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the Words puzzle.

Pitch Hitch (Table of Contents: 45)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie uses a bull horn to get the attention of a bikini-wearing redhead.
Reprints

[Archie Milestones] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

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Bells Are Ringing (Table of Contents: 47)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie tries to fix a broken door bell at the Lodges' home.
Reprints

Sign Language (Table of Contents: 48)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Everywhere Archie looks is a reminder that school will be starting soon.
Reprints

[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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[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 51) (Expand) /

CW / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Chilling Adventures of Sabrina] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

Netflix / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [How to get your free comic]
  3. 2. Hook, Line & Stinker
    Archie
  4. 3. Pureheart Rescue!
    Blackjack & Powerteen
  5. 4. Beach Nut!
    Archie
  6. 5. Swing Time!
    Archie & Friends
  7. 6. Beddy-Bye Time
    Archie
  8. 7. Old Soaks at Home
    Archie
  9. 8. [Spider-Man / Avengers Mini-Mates]
    Diamond Select
  10. 9. Steer Jeer
    Archie
  11. 10. Divine Canine
    Hot Dog
  12. 11. [Read it all on the Archie App.]
  13. 12. When Rhinos Fly!
    Archie
  14. 13. Tune In on Treachery
    Life With Archie
  15. 14. [Archie and Me Volume 2]
  16. 15. [Archie Comics Presents]
  17. 16. ["Mom, come quick!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  18. 17. [Riverdale High]
  19. 18. Talk Balk
    Archie
  20. 19. Freak Critique
    Archie
  21. 20. [The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!]
  22. 21. Double Takes
    Archie Presents
  23. 22. True Blue
    Archie
  24. 23. Dessert Special
    Archie
  25. 24. Why?!
    Archie
  26. 25. It's a Young Young Boy's World
    Archie
  27. 26. Scents of Justice
    Archie
  28. 27. Special Daze
    Archie
  29. 28. T. V. Guys
    Archie
  30. 29. The Wrong Goodbye
    Archie
  31. 30. Women's Rights
    Archie
  32. 31. Desert Saga
    Archie
  33. 32. The Plot Thickens!
    Archie
  34. 33. The Waiter
    Archie
  35. 34. Lane Looney
    Archie
  36. 35. Jumping to Conclusions!
    Archie
  37. 36. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  38. 37. Enter the Lost City of Eladrevir
    Little Archie
  39. 38. Boy Wanted
    Little Archie
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Little Archie Fun Page
  41. 40. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  42. 41. Anchors Aweigh
    Archie
  43. 42. [Subscribe Today and Save At store.archiecomics.com]
  44. 43. ["Get out of my way!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  45. 44. One Potato...
    Archie
  46. 45. Pitch Hitch
    Archie
  47. 46. [Archie Milestones]
  48. 47. Bells Are Ringing
    Archie
  49. 48. Sign Language
    Archie
  50. 49. [Build Your Own Comics Double Digests Subscription!]
  51. 50. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  52. 51. [Riverdale]
    CW
  53. 52. [Chilling Adventures of Sabrina]
    Netflix
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