(March 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

["Mr. Referee!"] (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; unidentified spectators; unidentified linesman; unidentified hockey players
Synopsis:
At the school hockey match, Betty gets two minutes in the box for boyfriend-stealing.

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 that Alan may be leaving and try to entice him to stay with a party and Hostess Twinkies.

Book Worms (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; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The boys try to out-trivia the two trivia mavens Betty and Veronica.

Off His List (Table of Contents)

Li'l 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; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Charley tells Jinx what type of pie he hates.

["Betty And Veronica 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
Synopsis:
Veronica scores the final put-down. Archie describes how he helped Veronica with her sweater.

Indexer Notes

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

There's No Biz Like... (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; Maria Rodriguez; Frankie Valdez
Synopsis:
Frankie won't cast Maria in his play because he doesn't want to be accused of favoritism - - and he doesn't think she can act.

Indexer Notes

In her disguise, Maria imitates James Cagney ("You dirty rat!"), Cary Grant ("Judy, Judy, Judy") and Clark Gable ("Frankly, Scarlett, I don't give a...").

Project Panic (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
Synopsis:
Veronica attends the unveiling of a new plastic developed by Lodge Industries, but she's more interested in the handsome project manager than the project itself.

["I Am 15 Years Old"] (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.

["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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Archie Comics Digest #35.

["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 titles eligible for the "Three Issues For $1.00" offer.

Back To Square One (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; Randy
Synopsis:
Veronica spends her entire day complaining about her evening with Randy, the new boy, until she finds out who Randy's father is.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Mr. Referee!"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Leaving Town
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Book Worms
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. Off His List
    Li'l Jinx's Pal, Fat Charley
  5. 4. ["Betty And Veronica Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. There's No Biz Like...
    Betty And Veronica
  7. 6. Project Panic
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. ["I Am 15 Years Old"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["Think Small"]
  10. 9. ["Here's Your Archie 3 For $1.00 Checklist"]
  11. 10. Back To Square One
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Jaime Weinman
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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