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(May 1976)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.30 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

["The Kitchen"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica is cooking - - well, trying to cook.

Mark of Madness (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica freaks out when she gets a small callus on her hand.

Josie and the Cupcakes (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Josie; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bats (Table of Contents)

Fat Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx; teacher

["Archie's Gag Bag"] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Judging by the style of dress and the four-panel continuity, this is probably a reprint of two fifties era Archie syndicated newspaper strip.

Kitty Ditty (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Precious the cat
Synopsis:
Veronica tries to find a "pet motel" for her cat to stay in while she's on vacation.

Talk Back (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs
Reprints:

Job Jibe (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints:

Volley Dollies (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis:
The boys try to pressure Betty and Veronica into quitting the volleyball team.
Reprints:

["Betty and Veronica Spectacular"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Archie Digest"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The French Connection (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler; Pierre Foufou
Synopsis:
A famous fashion designer sees Betty's dress designs and loves them. Veronica allows him to think that they're hers.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["The Kitchen"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Mark of Madness
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Josie and the Cupcakes
    Josie; Hostess
  4. 3. Bats
    Fat Charley
  5. 4. ["Archie's Gag Bag"]
    Archie
  6. 5. Kitty Ditty
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Talk Back
    Veronica
  8. 7. Job Jibe
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Volley Dollies
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. ["Betty and Veronica Spectacular"]
  11. 10. ["Archie Digest"]
  12. 11. The French Connection
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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