(May 1978)

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

["Veronica And I Flip For Small Things"] (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; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie watches Betty and Veronica work with their miniature dollhouse.

A Lift For A Chair Lift (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Alexandria Cabot; Melody Valentine; unidentified skiers
Synopsis:
Melody and Alexandria are monopolizing the attention of all the skiers until Josie pulls out some Hostess Fruit Pies.

Slow Burn, Quick Freeze (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:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper
Synopsis:
After berating Betty for sacrificing her dignity to impress a boy, Veronica must figure out how to make a play for the new local hunk without Betty finding out.
Reprints:

You Don't Say (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; Gigi
Synopsis:
Jinx and Gigi discuss the new traffic safety measures around the school.

["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:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy gives Mr. Weatherbee some advice. Jughead and Archie cook for Betty and Veronica.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Judging from the style of clothing and the four-panel continuity, this is probably a reprint of two early sixties vintage Archie syndicated newspaper strip.

Archie's On The Line Maze (Table of Contents)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Maze puzzle with a telephone theme.

The Auctioneers (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee gets Mr. Lodge and his rival in business into a bidding war, unaware that both men think they're bidding on different items.

Meow Row (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty enters her cat, Suzie, into a contest to pick a date for cat food spokes-model Boris The Cat, for a chance to win a trip to Hawaii. Veronica also enters her cat, Beatrice, just for the pride of winning. Pulling for Veronica, Reggie puts in the fix.

["I Just Got My Hair Cut"] (Table of Contents)

Dear Betty And Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
"Betty and Veronica" answer reader letters.

["Think Small"] (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 #30.

["Who Can Resist"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Advertisement for Betty And Veronica Spectacular #470.

The Magic Hat (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty buys a wizard hat and, to Veronica's amazement, the hat seems to be able to affect reality.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Veronica And I Flip For Small Things"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. A Lift For A Chair Lift
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Slow Burn, Quick Freeze
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. You Don't Say
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. ["Betty And Veronica's Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Archie's On The Line Maze
    Veronica
  7. 6. The Auctioneers
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. Meow Row
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["I Just Got My Hair Cut"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  10. 9. ["Think Small"]
  11. 10. ["Who Can Resist"]
  12. 11. The Magic Hat
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • James Ludwig
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mark Gordon
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