(April 1963)

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:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Cleopatra Hair-Do"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica displays her new hair-do for Betty.

Indexer Notes

A reference to the popularity of Elizabeth Taylor's hairstyle from the movie "Cleopatra."

What's Buzzin'? (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Tired of the fact that Veronica is not only possessive of Archie, but proud of it, Betty decides to alter the rules of the game.
Reprints:

[Easy Terms] (Table of Contents)

Betty's Pin-up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty's running a kissing booth and she's not about to let lack of funds send Archie away.

[Thrown For A Loss] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ginger Weinberg (plot); Dan DeCarlo
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty laments the inverse proportion between her judo prowess and Archie's interest.

Indexer Notes

The fashions and the gag were submitted by reader Ginger Weinberg.

The Fugitive (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie is avoiding Veronica so he doesn't have to attend a string quartet concert with her. So Veronica hires Betty to track him down.
Reprints:

Show Biz (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty accompanies Veronica to an audition for a popular TV series, but Veronica isn't the one the producers are looking for.
Reprints:

Room For Improvement (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Alice Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty, Veronica and a friend dish about boys and their messy habits.

Hard To Get (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump
Synopsis:
Veronica refuses to date someone who won't ask her out.
Reprints:

Slick Trick (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica uses psychology to get a handsome young neighbor out from under his sports car.

The Many-Sided Paul Anka (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Short biography of pop singer Paul Anka.

Prize Buy (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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Hap wins some money in a contest and Jinx immediately tries to profit from it.
Reprints:

Prisoner's Song (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Though confined to the mansion for a day, Veronica cons Betty into taking her place so she can sneak out and meet Archie. But when Mr. Lodge tumbles to the deception, he acts to sabotage his daughter's scheme.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Cleopatra Hair-Do"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. What's Buzzin'?
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. [Easy Terms]
    Betty's Pin-up
  4. 3. [Thrown For A Loss]
    Betty And Veronica
  5. 4. The Fugitive
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Show Biz
    Betty And Veronica
  7. 6. Room For Improvement
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. Hard To Get
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. Slick Trick
    Betty And Veronica
  10. 9. The Many-Sided Paul Anka
  11. 10. Prize Buy
    Li'l Jinx
  12. 11. Prisoner's Song
    Betty And Veronica
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