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(May 1967)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
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

["Daddy, what do you think would go best with our mod outfits?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

The Pay-Off (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; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Upset after hearing Archie praise Betty, Veronica promises Reggie a special reward if he'll pull a nasty trick on Betty.

Veronica Models the Latest in Shifts (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bendix Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Well, what do you know? The power-sled ran out of gas!!"] (Table of Contents)

Veronica Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Reggie's snowmobile runs out of gas, but Veronica is prepared by having a pair of snowshoes.
Keywords:
snowmobile; snowshoes

["Oh, Betty!! Painted knees!!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Veronica admires Betty's fashionably painted knees. Jughead has a disparaging comment.
Keywords:
body paint

Tops In Op (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:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doily; Coach Kleats
Synopsis:
Veronica orders mod outfits and op-art parasols for the entire cheerleading squad. The dazzling and spinning designs distract all the basketball players on both teams, except Jughead.
Keywords:
basketball; cheerleaders; op art

Sneak Preview! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Giant Series / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Ugly Duckling (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Percival
Synopsis:
When her dad sets her up with an ugly boy she hasn't seen in years, Veronica arranges for Betty to date him instead, not realizing that the boy grew up to be gorgeous.

Classy Lassy (Table of Contents)

Pepper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Pepper; Josie; Hal
Synopsis:
Pepper tries to discourage a boy by criticizing everything about him.

Indexer Notes

One of the only times Pepper from the Josie comics got star billing (in JOSIE, all stories were billed as starring "Josie" even if she didn't appear).

The Natural Look (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article on new natural hair-dos.

Indexer Notes

Text with 1/3 page illustration.

Ski Skirmish (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Eric Yodelhop
Synopsis:
Veronica meets a handsome ski instructor who won't let her have any fun while he's training her.
Keywords:
skiing
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Daddy, what do you think would go best with our mod outfits?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Pay-Off
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Veronica Models the Latest in Shifts
    Bendix Corporation
  4. 3. ["Well, what do you know? The power-sled ran out of gas!!"]
    Veronica Pin-Up
  5. 4. ["Oh, Betty!! Painted knees!!"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin-Up
  6. 5. Tops In Op
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Sneak Preview!
    Archie Giant Series
  8. 7. The Ugly Duckling
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Classy Lassy
    Pepper
  10. 9. The Natural Look
  11. 10. Ski Skirmish
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jaime Weinman
  • Per Sandell
  • 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