(October 2020)

Archie, 2019 Series
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Price
7.99 USD
Pages
196
Indicia Frequency
Published 6 times a year
On-sale Date
2020-09-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Parent ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Over the years, Archie has taken some very special looks into his future...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Introduction to the theme of the first section of stories in this issue.

Strange Change (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie! The TV is much too loud!!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Betty Cooper; Archie Jr.; Betinna
Synopsis
After thinking his parents are unfair, Archie dreams of the future where he has kids with Betty.
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The March of Time (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sob!
Genre
children
Characters
Little Archie; Mr. Weatherbee; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Spotty; Little Jughead; Little Betty; Fangs Fogarty; Little Reggie; Little Veronica
Synopsis
Little Archie dreams that he goes into a time machine and comes out thirty years in the future.
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It Could Happen (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What’s something you don’t think you’d like to be, Veronica?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica discuss what they would like to be when they grow up.
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Fame Game (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That film was awesome!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Pop Tate; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Cheryl Blossom; Ethel Muggs; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica speculate about the futures of their friends over pizza.
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Indexer Notes

Feature was originally “Betty and Veronica.”

Aw, Grow Up! (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look through these college brochures, class!
Genre
teen
Characters
Miss Jenkins; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica both daydream about what the future would be like if they married Archie.
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Love Finds Archie Andrews (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Uslan (credited)
Pencils
Norm Breyfogle (credited)
Inks
Andrew Pepoy (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Andrews; the Andrews' neighbors [Shira; May Lears; Alexis Click; Ian Duncaan; Ariel St. Clair; "Big" Mike Singer]; Mr. Adams (Archie's landlord); Withers (the Andrews' doorman); Dilton Doiley: Betty's co-workers [Rex; Jeff; Maren]; Paul (Archie's agent); Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Pop Tate; Mr. Weatherbee; Ms. Grundy; Ambrose Pipps; Big Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle

Flashback cameos: Tomako Yoshida; Chuck Clayton; Ginger Lopez; Brigette Reilly; Hot Dog; Raj Patel; Dr. Demon; Sandman; Little Archie; Little Ambrose; Man from R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E.; new look Betty and Veronica; both of the Archie Weddings

cameo: Mr. Justice (an image on a shirt)
Synopsis
Betty gets a pay reduction at work and has her workload increased. Mr. Lodge offers to make Archie a superstar if the boy leaves Betty to go back to Veronica. Angered by the proposal, Archie throws Lodge out of the bar he's singing at. Feeling dejected and with few prospects, Archie stops at a dive, only to meet his childhood friend Ambrose. He then meets Betty and kisses her, feeling better about his life. Watching the Andrews from the street is Dilton -- a scientist who supposedly disappeared after publishing his work on alternate universes.
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Teacher’s Pests! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Betty! Hi, Veronica! How are you?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jenny Johnson; Moose Mason; Dillon Doiley; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica imagine what jobs their friends might have a Riverdale High in the future.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sure, Archie and his friends may live in Riverdale, USA...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie 1; Archie 3000; Captain Pureheart

Indexer Notes

Introduction to the theme of the second section of stories in this issue.

Archie One (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie 1 / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I’ll be a ding-dong dinosaur!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie 1; Jughead 1; Veronica 1; Betty 1; Reggie 1; Weatherbee 1; Grundy 1; Pop Tate 1; Smithers 1; Hiram 1
Synopsis
Reggie 1 outsmarts Archie 1 again and takes Veronica 1 on a date.
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Indexer Notes

Original story was 10.67 pages. This printing includes an additional illustration on the last page. The artist is uncredited.

A Hot Idea (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are the two pterodactyl brains doing now?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie 1; Jughead 1; Reggie 1; Betty 1
Synopsis
Archie 1 and Jughead 1 invent fire.
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Pipes of Panic (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie 1 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hark! Strange noises from the strange one!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie 1; Jughead 1; Reggie 1; Betty 1; Veronica 1
Synopsis
Jughead 1 invents music with pipes of Pan. His music attracts girls, but when Reggie 1 and Archie 1 make their own music, all they attract are dangerous beasts.
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Live and Learn (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie 1 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited as Jimmy DeCarlo)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We’ve walked many suns!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie 1; Betty 1; Jughead 1; Veronica 1; Moose 1; Reggie 1
Synopsis
The group discovers fruits and have a food fight.
Reprints

Schoofball, You Bet! (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie 3000 / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Allan; Mark Waid (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Pat Brosseau (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Congratulate us, Pop!
Genre
humor; science fiction; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews 3000; Jughead Jones 3000; Betty Cooper 3000; Veronica Lodge 3000; Pop Tate 3000; Reggie Mantle 3000; Belzack; Meltusians; Moose Mason 3000; Dilton Doiley 3000
Synopsis
Belzack, leader of the mind-linking Meltusian race, goads Pop Tate into betting on a game of Schoofball between Archie and his pals and the Meltusian team.
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A Date with Destiny Jones (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie 3000 / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Scott McRae (credited)
Colors
Dan Parent; Bill Golliher
Letters
Pat Brosseau (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Destiny, I listen to your rock microchips all the time!
Genre
humor; science fiction; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews 3000; Reggie Mantle 3000; Jughead Jones 3000; Destiny Jones; Veronica Lodge 3000
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie have a race on astro water skis to win a date with rock star Destiny Jones (who turns out to be Jughead's cousin). Naturally, Reggie sabotages Archie's skis, but Archie wins anyway.
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Archie’s Looks for 3000! (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie 3000 / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; science fiction; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews 3000

Knack of Time (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie as Captain Pureheart / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have at thee, Varlet!
Characters
Archie Andrews [Captain Pureheart]; Reggie Mantle [Evilheart]; Veronica Lodge; Time Wizard
Synopsis
Pureheart, Evilheart, and Veronica take a trip through time with the dastardly but incompetent Time Wizard, whose time-travel box keeps sending them all to the wrong era in history.
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Reflect on This (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a wonderfully weird thing a mirror is!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doily; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty steps through a mirror into an alternate universe where the personalities of all of her friends are reversed.
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Indexer Notes

Feature was originally “Betty.”

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rex Lindsey
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Over nearly 80 years of comics...
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Introduction to the theme of the third section of stories in this issue.

When Archie Meets Archie... (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited); Nelson Ribeiro (concept)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yeah! Willa look it that?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Archie Andrews (1940’s version); Jughead Jones (1940’s version); Betty Cooper (1940’s version); Betty Cooper; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie takes a shortcut down Memory Lane and encounters the 1940s versions of himself, Jughead, and Betty.
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Indexer Notes

This story originally commemorated the 65th anniversary or Archie Comics (Archie, 1942 series) #1. In that printing the cake had a 65 on it. In this version the cake has an 80 on it, commemorating the 80th anniversary of Archie Comics.

When Jughead Meets Jughead (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at that kid!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Jughead Jones (1940’s version); Archie Andrews; Archie Andrews (1940’s version); Jellybean Jones
Synopsis
Jughead goes down Memory Lane and finds him in the 1940's. He meets himself and is shown how fun and inexpensive life can be and decides to stay. Till he remembers the one thing the past does not have that he can not live with out.
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When Betty and Veronica Meet Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 22)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tsk! Will you look at that!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper (1950’s version); Veronica Lodge (1950’s version); Archie Andrews (1950’s version); Pop Tate (1950’s version); Jughead Jones; Jughead Jones (1950’s version);
Synopsis
While chasing Archie for talking to another girl, Betty and Veronica travel down Memory Lane, the enchanted street, and are transported back to the 1950s to meet their fifties era counterparts.
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When Reggie Meets Reggie (Table of Contents: 23)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoa!
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Milton Doiley; Veronica Lodge (1950’s version); Betty Cooper (1950’s version); Reggie Mantle (1950’s version); Archie Andrews (1950’s version); Moose Mason (1950’s version)
Synopsis
While test driving a 1950 Gran Tornado, Reggie drives down Memory Lane and ends up in 1950 where he meets the 1950 versions of the Archie characters.
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Mirror, Mirror (Table of Contents: 24)

Sabrina / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, no! I’ve got five minutes for my date with Harvey!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Harvey Kinkle; Salem; Anirbas; Aunt Hilda Spellman; Aunt Zelda Spellman; Amy
Synopsis
Sabrina is exchanged with her mirror double.
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