(December 1968)

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

["How To Release"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
At the bowling alley, Archie is instructing Betty on how to improve her game and Veronica thinks he's being a little too hands on.

Heroes Are Made (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Veronica Lodge; Roger
Synopsis:
Betty gets emotional when she thinks Archie has to part with Hot Dog.

Indexer Notes

On page one, there are two sets of initials carved into the fence behind Archie and Hot Dog. One set is "DD" (for Dan DeCarlo) and the other is "RG" (possibly Richard Goldwater). In this story, Hot Dog is Archie's dog, not Jughead's.

["I've A Problem With The Girls"] (Table of Contents)

Dear 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
Synopsis:
"Betty" answers reader letters.

It's For Real (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
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Jinx admires the realistic effects of some paintings.

Curtain Call (Table of Contents)

Betty And Me / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Betty encounters Veronica and Archie rehearsing for a play and volunteers to direct them.

The Betty (Table of Contents)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richie Adams; Mark Barker
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty dances to the lyrics of "The Betty", a song written for the "The Archie Show", the CBS Saturday morning animated show.

Tool Fool (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty decides to demonstrate her generation's "ability to fix the world that the older generation is destined to destroy" by fixing a broken down lawn chair in the yard - - without any general carpentry skills.

Indexer Notes

This and other stories of this era were made before Betty's character evolved into a general fix-it whiz.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["How To Release"]
    Betty And Me
  2. 1. Heroes Are Made
    Betty And Me
  3. 2. ["I've A Problem With The Girls"]
    Dear Betty
  4. 3. It's For Real
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Curtain Call
    Betty And Me
  6. 5. The Betty
    Betty
  7. 6. Tool Fool
    Betty And Me
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Peter Croome
  • Jaime Weinman
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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