(February 1979)

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

["Do You Exchange Presents With Archie?"] (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
Synopsis:
Veronica isn't impressed with the gift Archie gave her.

Leaving Town (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Valerie Brown; Melody Valentine; Josie McCoy; Alan Mayberry
Synopsis:
The Pussycats hear Alan is leaving town and try to induce him to stay with a party and Hostess Twinkies.

Control Panel (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; unidentified handsome male
Synopsis:
Veronica warns Betty against talking to a handsome new boy, for fear he's a woman-hating chauvinist.

It's A Breeze (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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Hap shows Jinx how to change the vacuum bag.

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

Betty / 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; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty has a headache. Jughead suggests some remedies.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

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

Growing Pains (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; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy is looking for a student to help her maintain the classroom plants. Veronica volunteers Betty for the job.

Multiple Choice (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
Synopsis:
Annoyed with all the choices she has to make in her life, Veronica wants to organize a protest for simpler lives.

["When I Moved"] (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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Laugh Comics Digest #21.

["Here's Your Archie 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 eligible titles for the "Three Issues For $1.00" offer.

Laugh Track (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; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Betty counsels Veronica to stop overreacting if people laugh at her.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Do You Exchange Presents With Archie?"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Leaving Town
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Control Panel
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. It's A Breeze
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. ["Betty's Gag Bag"]
    Betty
  6. 5. Growing Pains
    Betty And Veronica
  7. 6. Multiple Choice
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. ["When I Moved"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["One Big Laugh"]
  10. 9. ["Here's Your Archie 3 For $1.00 Checklist"]
  11. 10. Laugh Track
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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