(August 2001)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
1.99 USD; 2.39 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
every 4 weeks, twice in May
On-sale date:
2001
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Comics
Barcode:
009128467481 63
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
ongoing series

["Wow! That's one realistic sand castle!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods
Keywords:
beach; sandcastle

Full Circle (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Caryn Wimbert
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Jim Williams
Synopsis:
Betty decides that Veronica can have Archie, she will get a new boyfriend.
Reprints:
Keywords:
beach

Indexer Notes

Credits differ in reprint.

Fan Art (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Synopsis:
Fan art of Betty and Veronica sent in by: Vanessa Cowan (Saskatoon, SK, Canada); Kelsey Harness (Gales Ferry, CT); Sarah Owen (St. Louis, MO); Shannon Olsen (Edmonton, BC, Canada).

Palm Qualm (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
? [as Colon]
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica is so distracted by conference calls on her palm pilot she doesn't see Betty walk away with some cute lifeguards.
Keywords:
beach; cell phone; lifeguard; palm pilot

A Cold Day in July (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge hires a snowmaking machine to beat the heat in summer. A director drives by and wants to use his house to shoot a commercial for Uncle Sven's lutefisk featuring Mr. Lodge.
Keywords:
heat; pool; snow; summer; TV commercial

Editor's Notebook (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Victor Gorelick
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sara Algase
Pencils:
? [as EL] (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Also includes "Message Board."

Beach Fashions (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Featuring fashions inspired by readers: Don't Forget the Sunblock! by Donna Fazzio (Columbus, OH); Skirted Two-Piece by P. Dini (Los Angeles, CA); Tankini--Red and Navy by Amanda Taylor (Oakland, CA); Breezy Beach by Jo-Ann Moro (Dallas, TX).

The Big Scene (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty starts her summer job at the library.
Keywords:
cartoonist; comics; virtual reality

Indexer Notes

A teen is reading a Sonic comicbook.

Digging for Buried Treasure (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica remember back when they were kids and played "pirates".
Reprints:
Keywords:
beach; buried treasure; pirate; shark
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Wow! That's one realistic sand castle!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Full Circle
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Fan Art
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Palm Qualm
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. A Cold Day in July
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Editor's Notebook
  7. 6. Dear Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Beach Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. The Big Scene
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Digging for Buried Treasure
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Kristin Kavanagh
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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