(January 1965)

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

["Veronica, try this yoga position"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Sayonara (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper [as Be Tee]; Veronica Lodge [as Ra Nee]; Archie Andrews [as Ah Chee]; Hiram Lodge [as Papa-San]
Synopsis:
Ra Nee, the rich daughter of a Japanese restauranteur, is caught in the middle between the traditional Japanese values of her father and the modern, American-influenced values of her best friend and her love interest.

Indexer Notes

Even though the story is set in nineteenth century Japan, it has twentieth century technology and give the main characters names that sound more Chinese or Korean than Japanese.

Betty's Christmas Card (Table of Contents)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty poses with a snow sculpture of Santa.

Veronica's Christmas Card (Table of Contents)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica juggles Christmas tree ornaments with the faces of her friends and teachers on them.

Hold That Lion (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
When Veronica can't get a part in the school circus production equal to Betty's, she decides to sabotage Betty's part in the revue.

Squeaky Clean (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica invent a stain removing solution.

Complexion Care for Teens (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article outlining skin care for teens.

Flop Flipped (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 is too eager to try out her new sled.

The Payoff (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; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica bribes Jughead to not go to the Saturday night basketball game with Archie, so she can take him on a date. Then she finds out Betty bribed him first for the exact same reason.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Veronica, try this yoga position"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Sayonara
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Betty's Christmas Card
    Betty
  4. 3. Veronica's Christmas Card
    Veronica
  5. 4. Hold That Lion
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Squeaky Clean
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Complexion Care for Teens
  8. 7. Flop Flipped
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. The Payoff
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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