(June 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

["It's Amazing"] (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; Jughead Jones; unidentified spectators
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica take in an Egyptian display at the museum.

Down We Go (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; Alan Mayberry
Synopsis:
Valerie, Alan and Josie go sledding down a steep mountain because there are Hostess Twinkies at the bottom.

Ms. Nice (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:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Miss Beazley; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Veronica decides that the easiest way to better grades is to butter up the teachers.
Reprints:

The Jet Set! (Table of Contents)

Lil' Jinx's Pal, 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; Gigi
Synopsis:
Gigi brags about having flown on the Concorde.

["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:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Veronica throws a "come as you aren't" party. Miss Grundy smears a new backdrop for the school play.

Indexer Notes

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

Green With Envy (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:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty gets pink roses and assumes they're from Archie. Archie is put off when Veronica declares he didn't send them.

The Sell Out (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; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica would much rather stay home and watch television than date Archie - - until she hears Betty might ask him.

["My Problem Started"] (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:
?

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

["One Big Laugh"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Advertisement for Laugh Comics Digest #17.

["Here's Your 3 For $1.00 Checklist"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Checklist of issues eligible for the "Three Issues For $1.00" offer.

The Hat Trick (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; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis:
Veronica berates Jughead for wasting his time flipping cards into a hat, but doesn't get much support from her father or Smithers.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["It's Amazing"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Down We Go
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Ms. Nice
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. The Jet Set!
    Lil' Jinx's Pal, Fat Charley
  5. 4. ["Betty And Veronica's Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Green With Envy
    Betty And Veronica
  7. 6. The Sell Out
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. ["My Problem Started"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["One Big Laugh"]
  10. 9. ["Here's Your 3 For $1.00 Checklist"]
  11. 10. The Hat Trick
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Mike Nielsen
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