(July 1962)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["To what period in time would you like to go back, Miss Cooper?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords:
time machine

Signal Success (Table of Contents)

Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
When Betty dates Archie, Veronica loans her a brooch to wear. With Veronica's usual ulterior motive, the borrowed brooch transmits a radio signal so that Veronica can keep an eye on the pair. When a cape with the brooch blows out of Archie's jalopy and is grabbed by a playful hound, Veronica has to follow the signal through some less-than-desirable places.
Keywords:
brooch; city dump; radio transmitter

In Spite of--- (Table of Contents)

Shrimpy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Shrimpy
Synopsis:
When his team's baseball game is threatened to be rained out, Shrimpy counters by holding an umbrella while playing the outfield.
Keywords:
baseball; rain; umbrella

Gossip Giggle (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty is shocked when some of last week's gossip turns out to be true.
Keywords:
gossip

Fun with the "Popsicle" Kids (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Popsicle Kids; Popsicle / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Moment of Decision (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica decide that Archie is too agreeable and want him to be more more forceful. Of course, when Archie tries to be forceful, the girls don't like it.

Here's Fun in the Sun (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Fur Flair (Table of Contents)

Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica tries on expensive furs in a store. Betty wishes she could own a fur piece, but can't afford anything.
Keywords:
fur coats

Snap Shots from Veronica's Album (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Then and now snapshots featuring the gang.
Keywords:
photographs

Indexer Notes

The younger versions of the characters are not on model with those from the "Little Archie" stories.

Special Assignment for Archie Club Reporters (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Club News / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1.5 pages (report information)

[Archie Club ad] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Little Miss Fortune (Table of Contents)

Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
Veronica is overly upset when her father loses $250,000 in his business, even though he is still worth four or five million dollars. She gets little sympathy from her friends, who send her a joke "care" package and show up at a party at her house dressed in rags. Veronica doesn't appreciate the humor, but her father thinks it's hilarious.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["To what period in time would you like to go back, Miss Cooper?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Signal Success
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. In Spite of---
    Shrimpy
  4. 3. Gossip Giggle
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Fun with the "Popsicle" Kids
    Popsicle Kids; Popsicle
  6. 5. Moment of Decision
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Here's Fun in the Sun
    Archie Giant Series Magazines
  8. 7. Fur Flair
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Snap Shots from Veronica's Album
    Veronica
  10. 9. Special Assignment for Archie Club Reporters
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [Archie Club ad]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. Little Miss Fortune
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mark Gordon
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Matthew H. Gore
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