(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.)
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie 70th Anniversary Classic; The Archie Library
Barcode:
722627469533 15
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Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
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]

["Archie Meets KISS"] (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.
Reprints:

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.
Reprints:

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.
Reprints:

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.
Reprints:

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.
Reprints:
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.

["Archie the Married Life"] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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.

["Checking himself in the mirror again!"] (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:
?

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.

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.

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.

["Jinx"] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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.
Reprints:

["Archie's Pal Kevin Keller"] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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.
Reprints:
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.

["Archie's Weird Mysteries"] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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.

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.
Reprints:

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.
Reprints:

["Archie Marries Betty & Veronica"] (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

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

["Get your Archie swag!"] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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.
Reprints:

["The Best of Archie Comics"] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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

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.

Indexer Notes

baseball

["Mega Man"] (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.

["Here's a movie we could see!"] (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:
?

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.

["Subscribe Today"] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

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.

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

["Archie Meets KISS"] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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

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]]
Reprints:

["Archie Meets KISS"] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

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

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

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

["Best of Sonic the Hedgehog"] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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

["Download the Archie Comics App for free"] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

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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