(July 2011)

Archie, 2010 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year (monthly except Mar. and Nov.)
On-sale date
2011-05-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816468503 00711
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

Cafeteria Cook Showdown! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Miss Beazly; Veronica Lodge

Cafeteria Cook Showdown! (Table of Contents: 1)

World of Archie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Miss Beazley; Dude Ferrari; Maple May; Deanna Paul [Mary Slimapple]; Moose Mason; Stella Stern; Lotta Eats; Mr. Fujisaki; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Beazly is selected to appear in a cook-off contest against other cafeteria workers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dude Ferrari is a parody of Guy Fieri. Maple May is a parody of Rachael Ray. Deanna Paul is a parody of Paula Deen.

Guzzle Puzzle or Jig Saw What? (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Reprints

Sale Tale (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Al Nickerson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Vendor; Harriet Burble; Chuck Clayton; Waldo Weatherbee; Fred Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie is asked to respond to the questions by Mr. Vendor by holding up a sign with a happy face or a sad face.
Reprints

The Killer (Table of Contents: 4)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie thinks Archie knocked out Moose with one punch.
Reprints

Little Boy Blew (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie wants to try out for band, so he roams the halls practicing his trumpet to the irritation of Mr. Weatherbee.
Reprints
Keywords
band; garbage can; public address system; trumpet

Mr. Fix-It of the Space World (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Sprocket / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Captain Sprocket; Sabrina (cameo)
Synopsis
Captain Sprocket gets an award for his discovery of the planet Nishdu.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Appearance of Sprocket's unnamed nephew.

Six Fix (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
The Pink Martian (host)
Synopsis
The six-footed Jovians from Jupiter have problems too.
Reprints

Ocean Commotion (Table of Contents: 8)

Professor Transistor / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Hilda the Witch (host); Professor Transistor
Synopsis
Professor Transistor takes some Hollywood directors to his lab on the sea floor to find their next movie monster.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

His Royal Minus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, king Minus! The treasury is very low!
Genre
humor
Characters
King Minus
Synopsis
A king raises revenue by allowing advertisements on his knight's shields.
Reprints

Double Play (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Harry Lucey
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lucey

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie is reluctant to play ball with Jughead because he's afraid Veronica will go off with Reggie. Veronica convinces him to have confidence in himself. Then she goes off with Reggie, only to discover that Archie is actually playing catch with Betty.
Reprints
Keywords
confidence

The Big Ape (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Midge forces Moose to be a gentleman.
Reprints

Blue and Gold Yearbook (Table of Contents: 12)

Riverdale High School / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs; Maria Rodriguez; Frankie Valdez; Nancy Woods; Patton Howitzer; Harriet Burble; Coach Clayton; Michael Dee; Raul Flores; Professor Flutesnoot; Greta Grappler; Putnam Grimley; Geraldine Grundy; Ophelia Hammly; Coach Kleats; Miss Beazly; Miss Phlips; Hiram Gaffer; Svenson; Wanda Wheeler
Synopsis
A look at the students and faculty at Riverdale High, presented as pages from the school yearbook.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball; football; Jefferson Memorial; Lincoln Memorial; Prom; softball; US Capitol; Washington DC; Washington Memorial; yearbook

Fair Weather Friends (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie, Jughead and Betty go to an Italian restaurant.
Reprints

Down Home Horror (Table of Contents: 14)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]
Synopsis
Jughead's relatives in the backwoods ask the Archies to play their hoe-down.
Reprints
Keywords
hillbilly; square dancing

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie and Me Comics Digest (Archie, 2017 series) #17.

Sweater Girls Chapter 1 (Table of Contents: 15)

Josie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Alexander Cabot III; Alexander Cabot II; The Boss; Waldo U. Fink; un-named cop
Synopsis
Melody buys a sweater that, unknown to her, has real diamonds sewn into it as part of a smuggling operation. The smugglers follow the girls up to Alex's beach house to steal the sweater back.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 4 part story comprising almost a complete reprint of She's Josie #3.

Bad Sort Chapter 2 (Table of Contents: 16)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Alexander Cabot III; Alexander Cabot II; The Boss; Waldo U. Fink
Synopsis
The Boss sends his incompetent underling, Waldo, over to the Cabot beach house to steal back the diamond-covered sweater.
Reprints

Native Nuisance Chapter 3 (Table of Contents: 17)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Alexander Cabot III; Alexander Cabot II; The Boss; Waldo U. Fink
Synopsis
Alex comes up with a plan to lure the smugglers out into the open and capture them at the annual Beach Comber's Ball.
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Force Feed Chapter 4 (Table of Contents: 18)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie; Melody; Pepper; Alexander Cabot III; Alexander Cabot II; The Boss; Waldo U. Fink; Ernie Watiko
Synopsis
The smugglers see Pepper wearing the diamonds in her hair and force her to give them up.
Reprints

Amateur Boxer! (Table of Contents: 19)

Chuck Clayton / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Chuck Clayton
Reprints
Keywords
Word search

Indexer Notes

Find the boxing terms puzzle.

Video Strategy (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Howard Bender (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Miss Beazly; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie imagines what it would be like if his life was a video game.
Reprints
Keywords
video games

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

The Moosinator / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Moose likes those tough guy action movies.
Characters
Moose Mason
Reprints

Riverdale Roughriders Part I (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors
Rex W. Lindsey
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Cactus Slim; Willie; Tex
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge brings Veronica and her friends to his new investment, a Western ranch where they take lessons in riding and roping.
Reprints

Trail Troubles! Part II (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors
Rex W. Lindsey
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Cactus Slim; Willie; Tex
Synopsis
Following their cowboy training, Archie and the gang go along on a cattle drive, but an accident starts a stampede.
Reprints

Ride Like the Wind! Part III (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors
Rex W. Lindsey
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Cactus Slim; Tex; Willie
Synopsis
The teens help stop the stampede, but later, Mr. Lodge disappears. Reggie (who has brought along his portable television) learns that Tex and Willie are wanted criminals.
Reprints

Showdown! Part IV (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors
Rex W. Lindsey
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Cactus Slim; Tex; Willie
Synopsis
The teens rescue Mr. Lodge from his kidnappers, and he promises not to make any changes to Cactus Slim's ranch.
Reprints

The Gig (Table of Contents: 26)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Jim Amash
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Teresa Davidson

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]; Chuck Clayton; Pop Tate
Keywords
Alaska; dance club; music
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Cafeteria Cook Showdown!
  2. 1. Cafeteria Cook Showdown!
    World of Archie
  3. 2. Guzzle Puzzle or Jig Saw What?
    Archie
  4. 3. Sale Tale
    Archie
  5. 4. The Killer
    Reggie
  6. 5. Little Boy Blew
    Archie
  7. 6. Mr. Fix-It of the Space World
    Captain Sprocket
  8. 7. Six Fix
  9. 8. Ocean Commotion
    Professor Transistor
  10. 9. ["Oh, king Minus! The treasury is very low!"]
    His Royal Minus
  11. 10. Double Play
    Archie
  12. 11. The Big Ape
    Reggie
  13. 12. Blue and Gold Yearbook
    Riverdale High School
  14. 13. Fair Weather Friends
    Jughead
  15. 14. Down Home Horror
    The Archies
  16. 15. Sweater Girls Chapter 1
    Josie
  17. 16. Bad Sort Chapter 2
    Josie
  18. 17. Native Nuisance Chapter 3
    Josie
  19. 18. Force Feed Chapter 4
    Josie
  20. 19. Amateur Boxer!
    Chuck Clayton
  21. 20. Video Strategy
    Archie
  22. 21. ["Moose likes those tough guy action movies."]
    The Moosinator
  23. 22. Riverdale Roughriders Part I
    Archie
  24. 23. Trail Troubles! Part II
    Archie
  25. 24. Ride Like the Wind! Part III
    Archie
  26. 25. Showdown! Part IV
    Archie
  27. 26. The Gig
    The Archies
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