(August 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

["Swinging Like They're In A Daze"] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / cover / pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica has discovered a good strategy to beat the boys in softball.

The Long And The Short (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; Mr. Weatherbee; Millie
Synopsis:
Veronica shows Betty how to handle the taunts of a catty fellow student with style.

Swift Gift (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; Gigi
Synopsis:
Charley gives Jinx a dubious birthday gift.

["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 Montant
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee gives a visiting musician advice. Archie gives Veronica advice about her knit sweater.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

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

["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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Laugh Comics Digest #18.

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

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Checklist of issues eligible for the "Three Issues For $1.00" offer.

Two For The Money (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; Dilton Doily; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
After seeing Betty kick herself for seeing a terrible film, Dilton uses reverse psychology and tells her it was great, hoping she'll convince herself that it wasn't as big a waste of time as she thought.
Reprints:

The Big Blow Up (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
In order to puncture the runaway egos of Archie and Reggie, Betty and Veronica spread a rumor that Hollywood producers are interested in them.

["I Am A Vietnamese Girl"] (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.

Secret Love (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 5 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; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Veronica has a secret she's dying to tell someone, but nobody will let her betray a confidence.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Swinging Like They're In A Daze"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. The Long And The Short
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. Swift Gift
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Betty And Veronica's Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  5. 4. ["One Big Laugh"]
  6. 5. ["Here's Your 3 For $1.00 Checklist"]
  7. 6. Two For The Money
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. The Big Blow Up
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["I Am A Vietnamese Girl"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  10. 9. Secret Love
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • 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