(February 1989)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (Editor-In Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
ongoing series

[Veronica, You're Going To The Beach Today ? But It's Winter Outside !] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo [as Dan De Carlo] (Signed)
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo [as James DeCarlo] (Signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Health Education (Table of Contents)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo [as Dan De Carlo] ?
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo [as Dan De Carlo] ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee [Mr. Weatherbee]
Synopsis:
The gang learn about AIDS.

Indexer Notes

A public service announcement from Archie and The American Foundation for AIDS Research. Inside Front cover. Black & White. Art may or may not be DeCarlo, it may also be Stan Goldberg's work.

Teacher's Pet (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo [as Dan De Carlo]
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo [as James DeCarlo]
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge [Mr. Lodge]; Unnamed hypnotist; Madame Scramski; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Veronica tries to get better grades than Betty but by other methods rather than study.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #209, the inks are credited to Henry Scarpelli.

Scared Happy (Table of Contents)

Archie And His Friends / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Sunkist aliens; Sunkist ghost; Sunkist trees
Synopsis:
Archie and the gang walk through the Sunkist Fun Fruits Jungle.

Indexer Notes

Sunkist Fun Fruits Spooky Fruit & Space Shapes ad.

Veronica's Fashion Circus ! (Table of Contents)

Veronica / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo [as Dan De Carlo] (Signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo [as Dan De Carlo] (Signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica fashions designed by readers and drawn by Dan DeCarlo.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sleek & Slinky by Etty Mottarela; Neo 80's by Candy Baker; Top hat and tie by Robyn Wixman; Long sweater and scarf by Nadine Dori & Multi-designed sweater and scarf by Sandy Lacombe.

Power Failure (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo [as Dan De Carlo]
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo [as James DeCarlo]
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley [Dilton Doily]; Big Ethel Muggs; Geraldine Grundy [Miss Grundy]; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty drops Dilton's unabridged dictionary on her head and develops ESP powers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #236, writing is credited to Frank Doyle.

Exercise Class (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo [as Dan De Carlo]
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo [as James DeCarlo]
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge [Mr. Lodge]; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Unnamed kids
Synopsis:
Veronica gets to practice running Lodge Enterprises but her executive wardrobe proves a bit manly for some.

Giant Jottings (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg?
Inks:
Stan Goldberg?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda Spellman; Giant Monster
Synopsis:
A giant loses his glasses at Sabrina's monster party and comes back to get them.

Indexer Notes

No credits given for gag. Art credit based on artist's distinctive style.

Nicey Nice ! (Table of Contents)

Veronica / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [As RGO]
Pencils:
? [As RGO]
Inks:
? [As RGO]
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley [Dilton Doily]
Synopsis:
Word scramble puzzle featuring Veronica and a nice people theme.

Indexer Notes

Work is by RGO. Have yet to determine which artist uses those initials.

If Lost Don't Return (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo [Dan De Carlo]
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo [James DeCarlo]
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley [Dilton Doily]; Nancy Woods; Geraldine Grundy [Miss Grundy]; Svenson; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump (Mentioned only)
Synopsis:
Veronica looks for Archie and mistakes everyone for sarcasm as they tell her to look in "Lost And Found".

Dear Betty & Veronica (Table of Contents)

Letters / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Susan T.
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo [Dan De Carlo]
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo [Dan De Carlo]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty & Veronica help readers with problems on weight and friends moving away.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover in black & white. Letters page done in "Dear Abby" style with Betty & Veronica answering reader's problems. Letter by Susan T. from Toronto, Ontario.

Cocoa Pebbles Bmx Bike Race (Table of Contents)

The Flintstones / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Fred Flintstone; Barney Rubble
Synopsis:
Barney tricks Fred in a BMX race to win the Cocoa Pebbles.

Indexer Notes

Fruity And Cocoa Pebbles Cereal Ad. Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Veronica, You're Going To The Beach Today ? But It's Winter Outside !]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Health Education
    Archie
  3. 2. Teacher's Pet
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. Scared Happy
    Archie And His Friends
  5. 4. Veronica's Fashion Circus !
    Veronica
  6. 5. Power Failure
    Betty
  7. 6. Exercise Class
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. Giant Jottings
    Sabrina
  9. 8. Nicey Nice !
    Veronica
  10. 9. If Lost Don't Return
    Veronica
  11. 10. Dear Betty & Veronica
    Letters
  12. 11. Cocoa Pebbles Bmx Bike Race
    The Flintstones
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