(August 1967)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Richard Goldwater
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US; then Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Betty, why are you washing my car?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Keywords:
car wash

Ssssh (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis:
On Friday the 13th, Betty tries to take extra precautions to avoid bad luck, but winds up causing bad luck to everyone except herself.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bad luck; four-leaf clover; Friday the 13th; good luck; horseshoe; mud; rabbit's foot

Indexer Notes

There is no dialogue in this story. There is a Josie comic on the floor by Betty's bed in the splash panel. Characters break Fourth Wall on page three by looking into other panels.

Credits from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #214.

The Right Step! (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Greg has a "Beware of Dog" sign for his tiny dog to keep people from stepping on him.
Keywords:
dog

["You sure do need practice, Betty! Do you call that dancing?"] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
Betty is more interested in hugging Archie than dancing.
Keywords:
dancing; jukebox

Dream Scheme (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
Betty and Reggie try to use subliminal messages to make Archie and Veronica fall in love with them.
Reprints:
Keywords:
psychology; tape-recorder

["Veronica! I think every boy on the beach is after us!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Some Call It Romance (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Bob Bolling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; science fiction; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Klx (alien)
Synopsis:
Betty helps an alien from the planet Frzb, who gives her a spray that will compel Archie to spend all his time with her. But when she sees that Archie is unhappy being without Veronica, she calls back the alien and gives back the spray, saying she'd rather see Archie happy with someone else.
Reprints:
Keywords:
alien; flying saucer; scooter

Sincerely Yours, Betty (Table of Contents)

Betty / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eda Edwards [as Betty]
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Characters:
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Letters asking for advice from P. A (St. Paul, Minn.), S.T. (Oak Park, Mich.), M. M. Philadelphia, Miss.), and A. M. (Falls Church, Va.).

Too Many Cooks (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Taking Jughead's advice, Betty tries to reach Archie's heart with her cooking skills; but Veronica sabotages every dish by adding too much hot seasoning.
Keywords:
cooking; garlic; onion salt; potatoes; roast beef; salt; tobasco sauce
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Betty, why are you washing my car?"]
    Betty and Me
  2. 1. Ssssh
    Betty
  3. 2. The Right Step!
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["You sure do need practice, Betty! Do you call that dancing?"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin-Up
  5. 4. Dream Scheme
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["Veronica! I think every boy on the beach is after us!"]
    Archie Giant Series
  7. 6. Some Call It Romance
    Betty
  8. 7. Sincerely Yours, Betty
    Betty
  9. 8. Too Many Cooks
    Betty
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