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(September 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 Goldwater (managing editor)
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

["Veronica, are you trying to steal this movie scene?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Clara; Clara's boyfriend
Synopsis:
Veronica is getting a little too close in the frame of Clara's movie camera.
Keywords:
beach; movie camera; surfboard; umbrella

Pearl Diver (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica is shocked -- shocked -- that people actually make costume jewelry!
Reprints:
Keywords:
costume jewelry; movie theater; pearl necklace

["What gift are you going to get this time, Andy?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Patty & Andy the Popsicle Twins / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sea Sore (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
Synopsis:
Jinx and Greg have fun at the beach.
Keywords:
beach; waves

["Archie, I would love to see that new expensive discothéque..."] (Table of Contents)

Betty Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty hints that she'd like to visit the new discotheque. Archie dodges it deftly.

["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sixth Sense (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty claims to be able to sniff out Archie no matter what disguise he wears. Veronica calls her bluff.
Keywords:
disguise

["Well worth digging for..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

How's Trix?; Trix Rabbit / advertisement / 0.75 page (report information)

["This might be your life"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Life with Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Colors on Parade (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Every time she overhears Archie say he doesn't like a color, Betty changes her outfit.
Reprints:
Keywords:
clothes; colors

Indexer Notes

Credits changed to match the credits printed in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #183.

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

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

Archie Gets All The Brakes (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Cuckoo Bird Yuks It Up! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs; General Mills / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

To Top It All! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
An article on hats.

Indexer Notes

Text with 1/3 page illustration.

Shorts on Parade (Table of Contents)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
fashion; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
No story; Betty models five different types of shorts.
Keywords:
shorts

The Phenomenon (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; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty discovers Veronica talks upside-down when she stands on her head.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fourth Wall

Indexer Notes

Betty breaks the Fourth Wall and refers to the readers.

["Now rainy days can be fun days!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Veronica, are you trying to steal this movie scene?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Pearl Diver
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["What gift are you going to get this time, Andy?"]
    The Adventures of Patty & Andy the Popsicle Twins
  4. 3. Sea Sore
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. ["Archie, I would love to see that new expensive discothéque..."]
    Betty Pin-Up
  6. 5. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  7. 6. Sixth Sense
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. ["Well worth digging for..."]
    How's Trix?; Trix Rabbit
  9. 8. ["This might be your life"]
    Life with Archie
  10. 9. Colors on Parade
    Betty
  11. 10. Here Comes Summer Fun #34
    Betty and Veronica Summer Fun
  12. 11. Archie Gets All The Brakes
    Archie; Bendix
  13. 12. The Cuckoo Bird Yuks It Up!
    Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs; General Mills
  14. 13. To Top It All!
  15. 14. Shorts on Parade
    Betty
  16. 15. The Phenomenon
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. ["Now rainy days can be fun days!"]
    Daisy B-B Guns
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Jaime Weinman
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mark Gordon
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Matthew H. Gore
  • Michael Eshom
  • Donald Dale Milne