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(October 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
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Personalized T-Shirt"] (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; unidentified beach beauties
Synopsis:
Archie has given Betty a personalized t-shirt. Apparently he's given them to a lot of other girls, too.

Beach Botch (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 6 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; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
The boys are ignoring Veronica because they're too busy playing beach volleyball.
Reprints:

So Spoiled (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Halfies (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; Charley Hawse

The Game Of Love (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 6 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; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Betty says there's nothing she wouldn't do for Archie. Veronica advises her against telling Archie this, but Betty tells him anyway.

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

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

["Jughead With Archie"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Foot Sore (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; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
The girls buy expensive boots but refuse to go out in the rain wearing them, even after they've been waterproofed.

["Betty And Veronica's Gag Bag"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

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

["Archie's 3 For $1.00 Offer"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Powder Puff (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; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica decides to create a talcum powder beach, so she can walk on the sand without hurting her feet.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Personalized T-Shirt"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Beach Botch
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. So Spoiled
    Josie; Hostess
  4. 3. Halfies
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. The Game Of Love
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. ["Laugh Digest"]
  7. 6. ["Jughead With Archie"]
  8. 7. Foot Sore
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["Betty And Veronica's Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  10. 9. ["Archie's 3 For $1.00 Offer"]
  11. 10. Powder Puff
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Jaime Weinman
  • Mike Nielsen
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