(December 2003)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
2.19 USD; 2.59 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
every 4 weeks, twice in March
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Comics
Barcode:
071896467482 93
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
ongoing series

["Fall is full of wild and brilliant colors!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
autumn; fall; hair color; leaves

Bad Habit to Break (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors:
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters:
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica tries to guess what is Betty's bad habit.
Keywords:
coffee; gym class; gymnastics; shower

Indexer Notes

Mentions Frappuccinos which were just starting to gain popularity at the time. Parodies Starbucks as Megabucks.

Fit To Be Knitted (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Ethel Muggs; Nancy Woods; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis:
Everybody has a pair of knitted slippers except Veronica.
Reprints:
Keywords:
clothing; fashion; knitting; sleepover; slippers; slumber party; socks; trend

A Question of Style (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Veronica tells Betty her outfit is horrible, then she sees Betty in the costume for a kids play and thinks it is a much better outfit.
Reprints:
Keywords:
clothing; costume; fashion

Lab Gab (Table of Contents)

Dilton / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica visit Dilton in his lab to see what he is creating.
Reprints:

Jab Jibe (Table of Contents)

Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods
Synopsis:
Ethel works out on the heavy bag so she will be ready when some boy gets fresh with her.
Keywords:
boxing; glove

The Perfect Costume (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Noriko; Smithers; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty helps Veronica come up with a Halloween costume and Betty ends up wearing the costume Veronica didn't want.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cleopatra; costume; geisha; Halloween; party
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Fall is full of wild and brilliant colors!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Bad Habit to Break
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Fit To Be Knitted
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. A Question of Style
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Lab Gab
    Dilton
  6. 5. Jab Jibe
    Ethel
  7. 6. The Perfect Costume
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Kristin Kavanagh
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Steven Rowe