(November 2011)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
Published 10 times a year (monthly except May and Dec.)
On-sale Date
2011-09-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie 70th Anniversary Classic; The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469531 00911
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor/editor-in-chief)

Starring Betty as Superteen (Table of Contents)

Archie & Friends / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero; teen
Characters
Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]; Superteen [Betty Cooper]; Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]; Captain Hero [Jughead Jones]

Dinner For One (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty as Superteen / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vince DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Superteen [Betty Cooper]; Waldo Weatherbee; The Consumer; Archie Andrews; Elmer Flutesnoot; Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Superteen battles the Consumer, an alien monster who can eat anything and anyone. She has to back down when the Consumer threatens to devour Archie, but luckily Jughead's eating power is greater than any alien's.
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Food Demon (Table of Contents: 2)

Superteen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Superteen [Betty Cooper]; The Consumer; Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]
Synopsis
When the Consumer returns to Riverdale, Superteen is there to stop him.
Reprints

Canine Conniptions (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Willow; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Hubert Smithers; Gladys Jones; Betty Cooper; Carol; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Hot Dog falls in love with Veronica's new dog, Willow.
Reprints

Knight Writer (Table of Contents: 4)

Big Moose / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Freda Livery (credited)
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Geraldine Grundy; Hubert Smithers; Hiram Lodge; Fred Andrews; Pop Tate; Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose writes himself and his friends into a short story based on the stories of King Arthur and Merlin.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reggie thinks he's the center of the universe!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie, Jughead, and Dilton try to confront Reggie about his ego.
Reprints
  • from Archie Sunday (Creator Syndicated) ????.??.??

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jogging is great for the cardiovascular system!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Dilton talk about jogging.
Reprints

Elevator Escapade (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Bernice Beazly; Carl Svenson
Synopsis
After spraining her ankle, Mr. Weatherbee gives Betty access to the utility elevator. When the elevator gets stuck Betty daydreams about Archie coming to rescue her.
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Get Lost! (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Cunningham (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
It's a competition to stay alive when Archie and the gang crash land on a deserted island.
Reprints

Hex Vex (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Floyd Clayton; Jinx Malloy; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jinx Malloy accidentally helps Riverdale's football team by sitting behind the opposing team's bench.
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Keywords
football

Hero Zero (Table of Contents: 10)

Chuck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuch Clayton; Alice Clayton; Jughead Jones [as Wooferine]; Reggie Mantle [as Gumbit]; Veronica Lodge [as Weather Vain]; Betty Cooper [as Jubilation]; Waldo Weatherbee [as Professor Zee]; Archie Andrews [as Magnetic Guy]
Synopsis
Inspired by his friends, Chuck comes up with a cast of characters for a new comic book feature that sound suspiciously like the X-Men.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This issue credits George Gladir as the writer, as opposed to Mike Pellowski, and John Lowe as the inker, as opposed to Mike Esposito. The typo is probably in this issue as opposed to Archie & Friends (Archie, 1992 series) #19.

[Archie's Weird Mysteries] (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie's Weird Mysteries / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Illustration introducing the next section of Archie's Weird Mysteries reprints.

The Mystery of Lodge Manor (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie's Weird Mysteries / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Stephanie Vozzo (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
adventure; humor; horror-suspense; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Gately
Synopsis
The gang investigates a large monster seen near Lodge Manor. They end up finding out about a stolen car ring operated by the Lodge Manor gatekeeper, Gately.
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Indexer Notes

Story is told in 3 parts.

Reggie's Weird Jokes (Table of Contents: 13)

Reggie's Weird Jokes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Stephanie Vozzo (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie looks at weird jokes including the Cardiff Giant, crop circles, and the Loch Ness Monster.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have to stop at my locker, Arch.
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead is scolded by Mr. Weatherbee for having a messy locker.
Reprints
  • from Archie Sunday (Creator Syndicated) ????.??.??

Team Player (Table of Contents: 15)

Dilton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Floyd Clayton; Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Cara Lyn; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Mr. Howitzer; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Dilton is upset when he doesn't make the football team, but he helps win a game by dressing up as a ram and distracting the other team.
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Indexer Notes

This issue credits George Gladir as the writer, as opposed to Rich Margopoulos, and Mike Esposito as the inker, as opposed to Tom Moore.

Tongue-Tied (Table of Contents: 16)

Moose / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Midge decrees that Reggie and Moose will take turns dating her, and today is Reggie's turn. Moose isn't fond of this idea so he decides to spy on the two of them.
Reprints

[The New Archies] (Table of Contents: 17)

The New Archies / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Eugene; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Red

Indexer Notes

Illustration introducing the next section of "The New Archies" reprints.

What Else is New? (Table of Contents: 18)

The New Archies; Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Amani; Moose Mason; Eugene; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Veronica tries on several different outfits during the day before she decides on the perfect one for the class picture.
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Jock Art (Table of Contents: 19)

Moose / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Moose Mason; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Amani; Red
Synopsis
Moose doesn't feel confident about his artistic ability when Miss Grundy tells the class about a mandatory art show.
Reprints

Ins and Outs (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead and Hot Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Hy Eisman (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead lets Hot Dog out in the rain.

Funny Money (Table of Contents: 21)

Eugene and Moose / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Hy Eisman (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Eugene; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Eugene offers to loan Moose some money and Moose lets Eugene hold on to his baseball cards as collateral.
Reprints

A Word to the Wise! (Table of Contents: 22)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Miss Grundy asks her class to give her an English word containing all the vowels.

Switch Witch (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp (credited)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Samantha; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
A teenage witch convinces Jughead to like women, but only one woman, her. When Reggie shows up, she decides to get rid of Jughead, so he convinces her to make him a woman-hater.
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Indexer Notes

This issue credits Martin Epp as the inker and/or letter, as opposed to Samm Schwartz.

Doghouse Dilemma! (Table of Contents: 24)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg ? (credited); Pat Kennedy ?; Tim Kennedy ?
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Dilton builds a hi-tech doghouse for Hot Dog.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This issue credits George Gladir as the writer, as opposed to Bill Goliher, and Stan Goldberg as the penciler, as opposed to one of the Kennedy brothers. The art style more closely resembles either Pat or Tim Kennedy's than Stan Goldberg's. Oddly the sign of the fence post in the first panel, which originally listed the credits, has been edited out of this reprint.

Zero Heroes (Table of Contents: 25)

Chuck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Victor Gee; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle;
Synopsis
Victor Gee, editor of Teen Comics, advises Chuck to model his super hero characters after people he knows. Chuck takes his suggestion and creates super heroes based on his friends.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Victor Gee is based on Victor Gorelick, editor at Archie Comics.

Delusions of Defeat (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Moose is convinced that if he wins a weightlifting match he'll lose Midge, thanks to a gypsy fortune teller. Archie and Chuck decide to prove that her fortunes are superstitious humbug.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This issue credits Rudy Lapick as the inker, as opposed to Jon D'Agostino.

Passed Out (Table of Contents: 27)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Reggie gets clobbered by Moose for trying to make a pass at Midge.
Reprints
Keywords
football

Spelling Bee (Table of Contents: 28)

Dilton / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Word spelling multiple choice puzzle.

The Big Break! (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Claire Annette (credited)
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hubert Smithers; Carl Svenson
Synopsis
Archie's recently broken arm gives Betty and Veronica a chance to fight over helping him with day to day activities.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Everything's Archie / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alex Segura ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greetings, gang!

Indexer Notes

Promotional article for various Archie Comics publications.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Starring Betty as Superteen
    Archie & Friends
  2. 1. Dinner For One
    Betty as Superteen
  3. 2. Food Demon
    Superteen
  4. 3. Canine Conniptions
    Archie & Friends
  5. 4. Knight Writer
    Big Moose
  6. 5. ["Reggie thinks he's the center of the universe!"]
    Archie
  7. 6. ["Jogging is great for the cardiovascular system!"]
    Archie's Gag Bag
  8. 7. Elevator Escapade
    Betty
  9. 8. Get Lost!
    Archie & Friends
  10. 9. Hex Vex
    Archie & Friends
  11. 10. Hero Zero
    Chuck
  12. 11. [Archie's Weird Mysteries]
    Archie's Weird Mysteries
  13. 12. The Mystery of Lodge Manor
    Archie's Weird Mysteries
  14. 13. Reggie's Weird Jokes
    Reggie's Weird Jokes
  15. 14. ["I have to stop at my locker, Arch."]
    Archie
  16. 15. Team Player
    Dilton
  17. 16. Tongue-Tied
    Moose
  18. 17. [The New Archies]
    The New Archies
  19. 18. What Else is New?
    The New Archies; Veronica
  20. 19. Jock Art
    Moose
  21. 20. Ins and Outs
    Jughead and Hot Dog
  22. 21. Funny Money
    Eugene and Moose
  23. 22. A Word to the Wise!
    Miss Grundy
  24. 23. Switch Witch
    Jughead
  25. 24. Doghouse Dilemma!
    Dilton
  26. 25. Zero Heroes
    Chuck
  27. 26. Delusions of Defeat
    Archie
  28. 27. Passed Out
    Reggie
  29. 28. Spelling Bee
    Dilton
  30. 29. The Big Break!
    Archie
  31. 30. ["Greetings, gang!"]
    Everything's Archie
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