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(July 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:
Richard Goldwater
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

["It's an idea of mine to make our girl track team go faster!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats
Keywords:
telephone; track and field

Insult to Injury (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; Archie Andrews; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
When Betty twists her ankle, Archie tries to carry her to the nurse's office without Veronica spotting them, only to find that Veronica is the nurse's aide -- and happy to abuse her power to apply bandages.
Reprints:
Keywords:
nurse; sprained ankle

["Dig this, gang!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie; Bendix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

A Home Run (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; Hap Holliday
Synopsis:
Jinx hits a home run, but isn't very excited about it.
Keywords:
baseball; home run; window

["Aren't those cut-out swim suits adorable!"] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica Pin-Up / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty and Ronnie admire a cut-out swimsuit in a store window.
Keywords:
swim suits

Delayed Date (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; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis:
While Mr. Lodge and Smithers look on with a mixture of horror and admiration, Veronica calmly does everything she can to prevent Archie and Betty from going on a date.
Reprints:
Keywords:
groceries; telephone; washing

Here Comes Summer Fun #34 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Betty and Veronica Summer Fun / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Culture Comes to Riverdale (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Tom Ruth ?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis:
The girls trick the boys into joining the ballet society, thinking they're signing up to do baggy-pants comedy.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ballet; slapstick comedy

Chemistry (Table of Contents)

Teenage Careers / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article on chemistry as a career.

Indexer Notes

Text with 1/3 page illustration.

Two on the Aisle (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; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty discovers that Archie will pick the girl with maturity, dignity and refinement, so she and Veronica wind up throwing tomatoes and mud at each other in their battle to see who's more mature and adult.
Keywords:
movie theater; mud; tomatoes
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["It's an idea of mine to make our girl track team go faster!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Insult to Injury
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["Dig this, gang!"]
    Archie; Bendix
  4. 3. A Home Run
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. ["Aren't those cut-out swim suits adorable!"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin-Up
  6. 5. Delayed Date
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Here Comes Summer Fun #34
    Betty and Veronica Summer Fun
  8. 7. Culture Comes to Riverdale
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Chemistry
    Teenage Careers
  10. 9. Two on the Aisle
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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