(November 2019)

Archie, 2017 Series
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7.99 USD
Pages
196
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12 times a year
On-sale Date
2019-09-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
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762816649513 02111
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think our sandwiches are under here somewhere!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews

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

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

Head Games (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie gets his head stuck inside a stuffed moose head.

Brain Game (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski) (credited as M. Pellowski)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited as F. Ruiz)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited as J. Amash)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited as B. Yoshida)

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Archie and the Gang
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doily; Ronic the Road Hog; Knucklehead; Jawbreaker; Odd Hat
Synopsis
Dilton has been developing some video games with characters based on his friends.
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Keywords
video games

Giving In (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Marty Epp (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Marty Epp (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Isn't it something the way Betty is always chasing after me?
Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie tries to stop chasing after Veronica.
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Eat Your Words (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie challenges Jughead to refrain from talking about food.
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The Character (Table of Contents: 6)

Chuck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

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Chuck
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Ron Armand; Captain Dynamo; Bebe; Arty; Velma; Mrs. Clayton
Synopsis
Chuck finds out that superheroes aren't selling as well, so he tries to make his new superhero character more realistic.
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Election Selection (Table of Contents: 7)

Moose [Archie feature] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

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Moose
Genre
teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Dilton helps Moose take a poll to see if Moose might have a chance at becoming class president.
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[Nightmare Before Christmas Action Figures Series 7] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

K-9 (Table of Contents: 9)

Moose [Archie feature] / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Moose
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Moose shows Veronica Hot Dog's ability to do math.
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Lost & Found! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Bill Galvan (signed as Galvan)
Inks
Jim Amash (signed as Amash)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed as RPena)

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Reggie and Me
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Runty

Indexer Notes

Illustration used to introduce the next story.

Lost & Found! (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)

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Reggie and Me
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Runty; Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Hot Dog; Clyde; Sasha; Lindsey; Mr. Greely
Synopsis
Reggie meets Runty's original owner.

[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)

Distraction Action (Table of Contents: 14)

Dilton / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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Dilton
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; un-named girls
Synopsis
Archie is easily distracted from his studies.
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Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Junk Mail! (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Archie & Friends
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Jughead Jones; Cheryl Blossom; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Various characters receive junk mail.

The Case in Brief (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics (credited)

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Archie
Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge has two armed guards over at his house to help him guard a briefcase with $500,000 in it. Archie arrives at the house carrying his school books in an identical briefcase.
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Indexer Notes

Story in 2 parts: Part 1 (6 pp.) & Part 2 (5 pp.) (both with separate pagination).

The Truant (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited as Vince DeCarlo)

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie plays hooky from school to avoid making a speech, but Betty and Veronica think he's skipped school to make time with the notorious man-eater Zsa Zsa Laverne.
Reprints
Keywords
truancy

A Bad Sign (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Victor Gorelick (credited)

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper (cameo); Jughead Jones (cameo)
Synopsis
Reggie tries to get Archie in trouble with Moose by writing romantic signs all over about Archie and Midge being in love.
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Doghouse Dilemma! (Table of Contents: 20)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
Dilton
Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Dilton builds a hi-tech doghouse for Hot Dog.
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Speed Demon (Table of Contents: 21)

Chuck / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

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Chuck
Genre
drama; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Coach Clayton; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Harvey; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Harvey, a runner from Jackson High, tries to sabotage Chuck before the big race.
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Wheel Deal (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited as Jimmy DeCarlo)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Jughead warns Archie to beware of wheels after reading his horoscope.
Reprints
Keywords
horoscope; roller skates

Handy Man (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

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Jughead
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead claims that he has magic hands that can heal the sick, just to annoy Reggie.
Reprints

Humor in a Juggling Vein! (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Svenson
Synopsis
Archie learns to juggle.
Keywords
juggling

Fall Guy! (Table of Contents: 25)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski) (credited as Pellowski)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited as Ruiz)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited as Milgrom)
Colors
Frank Gagliardo (credited as Gagliardo)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited as Williams)

Feature Logo
Reggie
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Conklin O'Bean
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie are at a taping of the Conklin O'Bean show.
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Indexer Notes

Conklin O'Bean is a parody of Conan O'Brien.

Maxed Out! (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

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Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Jughead discovers the secret behind the supposedly cursed crane Big Max.
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Pool Cue! (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie and the gang go to a billiard club.
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Test Tube Tizzy (Table of Contents: 28)

Dilton / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Dilton
Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley
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Indexer Notes

Unscramble the words puzzle.

Doll Daffy (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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

Feature Logo
Betty and Veronica
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
As an experiment, Dilton allows Betty and Veronica to each program a prototype twelve inch "boyfriend" doll, in this case modeled to look like Archie, then views the results.
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What! Me Worry? (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Mick Strong; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump
Synopsis
New student Mick Strong has Archie, Reggie and Moose worried about their spots on the schools sports teams.
Reprints

Tackling Dummy (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Dilton discuss football as practice ends for the day.
Reprints
Keywords
football

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 32) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Give Till It Hurts (Table of Contents: 33)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
That Wilkin Boy
Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sheila Smythe; Willie Wilkin; Uncle Herman; Wilma Wilkin; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis
No one particularly likes Mrs. Smythe's artistic creations made from seashells, but no one will tell her, either.
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The Gift of Friendship (Table of Contents: 34)

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

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

Feature Logo
That Wilkin Boy
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Willie Wilkin; Wilma Wilkin
Synopsis
When Samantha asks Bingo not to get her a birthday gift, he takes her at her word. But when he shows up at her birthday party without a gift, she yells at him for being a cheapskate.
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[Subscribe Today and Save At store.archiecomics.com] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

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

Talk Show (Table of Contents: 36)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited as Jimmy DeCarlo)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Feature Logo
Reggie
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty offers to write a speech for class President Archie, but Reggie swipes the speech and delivers it himself.
Reprints

[Archie Milestones] (Table of Contents: 37) (Expand) /

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

A Very Uplifting Experience (Table of Contents: 38)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead tries to do a magic trick with the help of Dilton and some magnets.
Reprints
Keywords
magician; stage magic

Leaf Me Alone (Table of Contents: 39)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Dilton builds an automated leaf collection machine.
Reprints

[Build Your Own Comics Double Digests Subscription!] (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

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

[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 41) (Expand) /

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

[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

CW / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Chilling Adventures of Sabrina] (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

Netflix / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I think our sandwiches are under here somewhere!"]
  2. 1. [How to get your free comic]
  3. 2. Head Games
    Archie
  4. 3. Brain Game
    Archie and the Gang
  5. 4. Giving In
    Archie
  6. 5. Eat Your Words
    Jughead
  7. 6. The Character
    Chuck
  8. 7. Election Selection
    Moose [Archie feature]
  9. 8. [Nightmare Before Christmas Action Figures Series 7]
    Diamond Select
  10. 9. K-9
    Moose [Archie feature]
  11. 10. Lost & Found!
    Reggie and Me
  12. 11. Lost & Found!
    Reggie and Me
  13. 12. [Read it all on the Archie App]
  14. 13. [Archie Comics Presents]
  15. 14. Distraction Action
    Dilton
  16. 15. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  17. 16. Junk Mail!
    Archie & Friends
  18. 17. The Case in Brief
    Archie
  19. 18. The Truant
    Archie
  20. 19. A Bad Sign
    Archie
  21. 20. Doghouse Dilemma!
    Dilton
  22. 21. Speed Demon
    Chuck
  23. 22. Wheel Deal
    Archie
  24. 23. Handy Man
    Jughead
  25. 24. Humor in a Juggling Vein!
    Archie
  26. 25. Fall Guy!
    Reggie [Archie]
  27. 26. Maxed Out!
    Jughead
  28. 27. Pool Cue!
    Archie
  29. 28. Test Tube Tizzy
    Dilton
  30. 29. Doll Daffy
    Betty and Veronica
  31. 30. What! Me Worry?
    Archie
  32. 31. Tackling Dummy
    Archie
  33. 32. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  34. 33. Give Till It Hurts
    That Wilkin Boy
  35. 34. The Gift of Friendship
    That Wilkin Boy
  36. 35. [Subscribe Today and Save At store.archiecomics.com]
  37. 36. Talk Show
    Reggie [Archie]
  38. 37. [Archie Milestones]
  39. 38. A Very Uplifting Experience
    Jughead
  40. 39. Leaf Me Alone
    Archie
  41. 40. [Build Your Own Comics Double Digests Subscription!]
  42. 41. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  43. 42. [Riverdale]
    CW
  44. 43. [Chilling Adventures of Sabrina]
    Netflix
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