(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
Reprints:
    Reprint Note before Migration:
    • in Archie: His First 50 Years (Abbeville Press, 1991 series) #[nn]

    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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