(April 1974)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.20 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
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["A Handsome Salesman"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; sales clerk
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica go shopping for ski equipment.

A Star Is Born (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily
Synopsis:
Betty is cast as a "teen-age temptress" in a play. All her friends laugh at the idea that innocent, sweet Betty could play a femme fatale.

Indexer Notes

Script identifiable as Frank Doyle by his distinctive comedy style.

Bowties 'N' Bonnets (Table of Contents)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
No story; Betty models themed fashions.

Sweaters 'N' Socks (Table of Contents)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
No story; Veronica models themed fashions.

The Maverick (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen; romance
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Guy; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Hal Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty is infatuated with a strange new man who skirts both the law and propriety and doesn't care. She ignores the warnings of her friends and keeps seeing him until the odds catch up with them both.

Indexer Notes

Script identifiable as Doyle by his style of writing florid, melodramatic captions.

["A Leopard Skin Coat"] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty and Archie are critical of Veronica's new Leopard print fur coat. Veronica defends her fashion choice, as the fur is artificial.

Ecology Minded (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
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Charley Hawse

["A Beautiful Hook"] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Temptation (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doily; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica have heard a rumor that there's a bad boy in town, and they want to meet him and try to reform him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits match the credits printed in B&V Friends Double Digest #225.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["A Handsome Salesman"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. A Star Is Born
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. Bowties 'N' Bonnets
    Betty
  4. 3. Sweaters 'N' Socks
    Veronica
  5. 4. The Maverick
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. ["A Leopard Skin Coat"]
    Betty And Veronica
  7. 6. Ecology Minded
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. ["A Beautiful Hook"]
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. Temptation
    Betty And Veronica
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