(June 2012)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year (monthly except May and Dec.)
On-sale date
2012-04-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie 70th Anniversary Classic; The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469531 01511
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing series

[Jackpot Burger Drive-Thru] (Table of Contents)

Archie's SuperTeens / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Pena (signed)

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]; Captain Hero [Jughead Jones]

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

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

The Collector (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead as Captain Hero / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Sal Contrera (credited)
Letters
Martin Epp (credited)

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Captain Hero [Jughead Jones]; Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]; Veronica Lodge; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]; The Collector; Pop Tate
Synopsis
The Collector kidnaps Veronica, Archie and Reggie to provide entertainment on Ghoul Island, but Captain Hero is on the case.
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Indexer Notes

Story in two parts.

Get the Picture! (Table of Contents: 3)

Chuck / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Waldo Weatherbee; Benjamin Flutesnoot; Geraldine Grundy; Beatrice Beazly; Coach Kleets; Coach Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Cameos: Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Pictures on a mural: Benjamin Franklin; George Washington Carver; Betsy Ross; Susan B. Anthony; Abraham Lincoln; Teddy Roosevelt
Synopsis
After winning an artistic award, Chuck is given a blank mural in the school to create whatever he wishes. But all of his teachers and friends want to be represented in the mural as well.
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Dilty-Mobile (Table of Contents: 4)

Dilton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Dilton invents a tiny car that gets 700 miles to the gallon but Archie is convinced it's not practical.
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Weak Technique (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Mr. Cornthwaite; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Moose pretends to be hurt so that people will stop treating him as nothing but a beast of burden.
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Gasser (or "He Got His Lumps By the Pumps") (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bob Bolling

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Feely Pincher
Synopsis
Archie goes to pick up the object of Mr. Lodge's latest merger attempt, the wealthy miser Feely Pincher. Meanwhile, Mr. Lodge has to take Archie's place as an attendant at a Dreggs gas station.
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Keywords
gas station

Indexer Notes

First appearance of "Dreggs," the chain of "low-quality gas stations" owned by Mr. Lodge. They would recur in many subsequent Bob Bolling stories.

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

The Gene Scene (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
? [as Bender] (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
After studying biology with Dilton, Archie falls asleep and dreams that his genes have shrunk.
Reprints
Keywords
dream

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

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
Checking himself in the mirror again!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie can't stop looking at his reflection.

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

Hip Lip (Table of Contents: 10)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie thinks boys are superior to girls.
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Motor Matter (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Dilton remarks that having the engine in the back of a car is a good design.
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Cartoonist At-Large (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie Featuring Chuck Clayton / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Mr. Inkwell; Nancy Woods; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Otterman; Captain Rook
Synopsis
While attending a comic convention Chuck gets his big break when he's asked to pencil a backup story for Disaster Comics.
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Archie Got Game! (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Superintendent Hassle; Chuck Clayton; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead get caught playing hand-held video games in school.
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Meter Matter (Table of Contents: 16)

Dilton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
The Riverdale gang learn about the metric system.
Reprints

[Archie's Mysteries] (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Title page for the next section featuring Archie's Mysteries reprints.

About the Teen Scene Investigators (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Introduction to the cast.

The Time of Their Lives (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie's Mysteries / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Castiglia (credited); Barbara Jarvie (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Stephanie Vozzo (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Doris; Arthur; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee; Matt Clark; Mary Fine; Mr. Mantle (Reggie's father); Stan Slater; Esenes (rock star)
Synopsis
When a 60 year old time capsule goes missing the Teen Scene Investigators are on the case.
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Keywords
time capsule

The History... and Mystery of Time Capsules! (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Castiglia (credited); Barbara Jarvie (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Dilton Doiley; George Washington; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The history of time capsules and a few mysteries attached to them.

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

The Referee (Table of Contents: 22)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie is trying to prevent a fight.
Reprints

Love or Science? (Table of Contents: 23)

Dilton / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Dilton Doiley
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Find the words puzzle.

Amusing Choosing (Table of Contents: 24)

Miss Grundy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie wishes students could pick their teachers.
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Paper Caper (Table of Contents: 25)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Moose wants to help cut the budget.
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promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Work Quirk (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Dilton fills the chalkboard with equations but Jughead is the one that has to clean it.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring New Archie's reprints.

Australian Treasure (Table of Contents: 29)

New Archies / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Hy Eisman (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited); Nanci Dakesian (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Wally B. Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Miss Grundy and her class travel to Australia to visit her brother.
Keywords
Australia; Ayers Rock; boomerang; Great Barrier Reef; kangaroo; koala; platypus; Sydney Opera House

Collection Selection (Table of Contents: 30)

The New Archies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Amani
Synopsis
Veronica doesn't wear her costume jewelry more than twice.

Skyway Highways (Table of Contents: 31)

New Archies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Eugene
Synopsis
Archie and Eugene talk about the future of the space program.

A Home Run (Table of Contents: 32)

New Archies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and his dad watch the game instead of their chores around the house.

The Catch (Table of Contents: 33)

New Archies / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead and Reggie are fishing.
Keywords
fishing

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

Bringing Up the Rear (Table of Contents: 35)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica tries to convince the rest of the band they need to dress better.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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The Other One (Table of Contents: 37)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Ruth (credited)
Pencils
Sal Amendola (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Moose doesn't want to play catcher anymore so he makes Archie trade with him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

baseball

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

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

A Keen Scents of Smell (Table of Contents: 39)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Professor Flutesnoot; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Svenson; Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee; Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie accidentally ruins Dilton's egg experiment and fills the school with a rotten egg smell.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

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
Here's a movie we could see!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead agrees to go to a movie with the others if they don't spoil the story.

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

Innocent on Paper! (Table of Contents: 41)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Miss Grundy; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Ethel Muggs; Mr. Svenson; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie tosses away a piece of paper that leads to a huge mess in the hallway later.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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Game Aim (Table of Contents: 43)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Moose wants to learn to play bridge.
Reprints

You Can't Win 'Em All (Table of Contents: 44)

Archie at Riverdale High / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks
Harry Lucey (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee (cameo)
Synopsis
When the baseball team learns that Coach Kleats might be transferred out of Riverdale High because of their poor record, it gives them added incentive to win.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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Riverdale Rock City (Table of Contents: 46)

Archie; Kiss / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Segura
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Sabrina Spellman; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Kiss [Demon [Gene Simmons]; Starchild [Paul Stanley]; Spaceman [Ace Frehley]; Catman [Peter Criss]]
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

Everything's Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Jackpot Burger Drive-Thru]
    Archie's SuperTeens
  2. 1. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  3. 2. The Collector
    Jughead as Captain Hero
  4. 3. Get the Picture!
    Chuck
  5. 4. Dilty-Mobile
    Dilton
  6. 5. Weak Technique
    Archie & Friends
  7. 6. Gasser (or "He Got His Lumps By the Pumps")
    Archie
  8. 7. ["Archie the Married Life"]
  9. 8. The Gene Scene
    Archie
  10. 9. ["Checking himself in the mirror again!"]
    Archie
  11. 10. Hip Lip
    Reggie
  12. 11. Motor Matter
    Jughead
  13. 12. Cartoonist At-Large
    Archie Featuring Chuck Clayton
  14. 13. ["Jinx"]
  15. 14. Archie Got Game!
    Archie & Friends
  16. 15. ["Archie's Pal Kevin Keller"]
  17. 16. Meter Matter
    Dilton
  18. 17. [Archie's Mysteries]
  19. 18. About the Teen Scene Investigators
    Archie's Mysteries
  20. 19. The Time of Their Lives
    Archie's Mysteries
  21. 20. The History... and Mystery of Time Capsules!
  22. 21. ["Archie's Weird Mysteries"]
  23. 22. The Referee
    Reggie
  24. 23. Love or Science?
    Dilton
  25. 24. Amusing Choosing
    Miss Grundy
  26. 25. Paper Caper
    Moose
  27. 26. ["Archie Marries Betty & Veronica"]
  28. 27. Work Quirk
    Jughead
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    The New Archies
  30. 29. Australian Treasure
    New Archies
  31. 30. Collection Selection
    The New Archies
  32. 31. Skyway Highways
    New Archies
  33. 32. A Home Run
    New Archies
  34. 33. The Catch
    New Archies
  35. 34. ["Get your Archie swag!"]
  36. 35. Bringing Up the Rear
    The Archies
  37. 36. ["The Best of Archie Comics"]
  38. 37. The Other One
    Archie
  39. 38. ["Mega Man"]
  40. 39. A Keen Scents of Smell
    Archie
  41. 40. ["Here's a movie we could see!"]
    Archie
  42. 41. Innocent on Paper!
    Archie
  43. 42. ["Subscribe Today"]
  44. 43. Game Aim
    Moose
  45. 44. You Can't Win 'Em All
    Archie at Riverdale High
  46. 45. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  47. 46. Riverdale Rock City
    Archie; Kiss
  48. 47. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  50. 49. ["Best of Sonic the Hedgehog"]
  51. 50. ["Download the Archie Comics App for free"]
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