(April 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:
?
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

[Teacher Feature] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

The Midas Mess (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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty acquires the Midas Touch, and everything she touches turns to gold.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

One of the un-named children in the story (the one who says "If it's Reggie, it's solid brass") is Dan DeCarlo's caricature of himself.

Betty and Veronica Pin Up (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty saws some ice while Archie and Veronica are skating on the frozen lake, after Archie breaks his date with her.

Swingin' Fashions (Table of Contents)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Veronica dances in the latest fashions.

The Leader (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Veronica is determined to be the lead baton twirler for the school's marching band, even if it kills everyone else.

Finny Fun (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Prefoessor Benjamin Flutesnoot
Synopsis:
Betty thinks she's accidently killed one of Professor Flutesnoot's fish when Jughead suggests that the fish misbehaves because it is lonely. He then adds a larger, predator fish into the fish tank.

Teen Hair Problems (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

An article about proper hair care for girls.

Hat's Off! (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; Jinx's father
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx asks her dad about using a can opener to remove Greg's hat.

Prize Package (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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty concocts a "Most Popular Boy In Town" contest that Archie wins hands down.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The second saxophonist in the final panel is another self-caricature by Dan DeCarlo.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Teacher Feature]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Midas Mess
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Betty and Veronica Pin Up
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Swingin' Fashions
    Veronica
  5. 4. The Leader
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Finny Fun
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Teen Hair Problems
  8. 7. Hat's Off!
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. Prize Package
    Betty and Veronica
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