Betty and Veronica #30 [Direct Edition]
(May 1990)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
10 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Archie Salutes "Artist of the Month" Bill Golliher


["Veronica Lodge, you'll never get away with this...I'll take it to the owners of Archie Comics!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica hangs a sign saying "Veronica and Betty."

Owe No (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Harold Smith
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
When Betty comes down sick with the flu she has Veronica sub as den mother for a group of forest explorers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits differ in reprint.

"Drugs are Uncool!" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews

Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
"Betty and Veronica" give advice to readers.

The Secret Language of Boys (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Tommy Cook; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty explains the "secret language" of boys to Veronica.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baseball; car

Indexer Notes

Script and Ink credits differ in reprint.

Archie's face is seen in a background girl's sunglasses even though he isn't in the story yet.

Archie rents a Kung Fu video starring "Chuck Morris" (Chuck Norris).

The Girl From Upper Begonia (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Hal Smith
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica pretends to be an exchange student from Upper Begonia to fool Reggie.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script, Pencilling, and Inks credits are different in reprint.

Betty's Spring Fashions (Table of Contents)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Featuring fashion ideas from: The Spellman family of Larchmont, NY [Kelly Spellman; Delia Spellman; Martin Spellman; Elizabeth Spellman].

Indexer Notes

may be reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest #232. Needs confirmation.

["Put the ovals in numerical order to find out why I can't go out with Archie yet tonight!!"] (Table of Contents)

Veronica / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
word scramble

Give Up? (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
To keep from fighting over Archie, Betty and Veronica agree to date him on alternate weeks. But Betty's sudden indifference to him makes Archie all the more desperate for her attention.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and Inks credits are different in reprint.

Editor's Notebook (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Victor Gorelick
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Veronica Lodge, you'll never get away with this...I'll take it to the owners of Archie Comics!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Owe No
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. "Drugs are Uncool!"
    Archie
  4. 3. Dear Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. The Secret Language of Boys
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. The Girl From Upper Begonia
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Betty's Spring Fashions
    Betty
  8. 7. ["Put the ovals in numerical order to find out why I can't go out with Archie yet tonight!!"]
    Veronica
  9. 8. Give Up?
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Editor's Notebook
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