(September 1977)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.35 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
Barcode:
?
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

["It's A Relief"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; four unidentified kids
Synopsis:
While serving as camp counselors at an all-girls camp, Veronica laments the lack of male contact.

Indexer Notes

Three of the four kids resemble six-year-old versions of Josie McCoy, Valerie Brown and Melody Valentine from Josie and The Pussycats. It isn't known whether this is coincidence or intentional on the part of the artist.

Balance Of Power (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Smithers the butler
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica find Charm School not so charming.

It Adds Up (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / 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:
Li'l Jinx

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

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Judging by the style of clothing and the four-panel continuity, this is probably a reprint of two late fifties to early sixties vintage Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

The Equalizer (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica is upset that none of the girls like her. Betty finds out that they don't like Veronica because she's always trying to be the best at everything.

The Banana Boogie (Table of Contents)

Josie; Lite'ms / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown; Alexandria Cabot; Mel
Synopsis:
Advertisement for Lite'ms pendants.

Quiz Queen (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Hiram Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Veronica gets tomorrow's crossword puzzle answers in advance.

["Archie Digest"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Dilton Doily; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Advertisement for Archie Comics Digest #26.

["Archie 3 For $1.00 Offer"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Advertisement for Archie Comics "Three Issues For $1.00" offer.

A Passel O'Hassel (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
Synopsis:
Inspired by Veronica's feminist editorial, Betty enters the bareback riding event at the rodeo.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["It's A Relief"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Balance Of Power
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. It Adds Up
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Archie's Gag Bag"]
    Archie
  5. 4. The Equalizer
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. The Banana Boogie
    Josie; Lite'ms
  7. 6. Quiz Queen
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. ["Archie Digest"]
  9. 8. ["Archie 3 For $1.00 Offer"]
  10. 9. A Passel O'Hassel
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Jaime Weinman
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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