(August 1979)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.40 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

["Getting Back To Nature"] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica are hiking through the woods and Veronica is less than thrilled by it.

The Fisherpersons (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
Synopsis:
The girls intrude on Archie and Jughead's evening of fishing and camping and immediately prove to be better at it than they are.

Ego-Mania (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; Greg
Synopsis:
Jinx and Greg discuss whether men are egotists.

["Betty And Veronica Gag Bag"] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The girls gossip from remote locations. Veronica buys a shirt for Archie.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Judging from the four panel continuity, this is a reprint of two late seventies Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Extra-Sensory Deception (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Reggie and Veronica con Archie and Betty into thinking Reggie has ESP and can see visions of people in other places and events in other times.

Summer Fashions (Table of Contents)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
No story; Veronica models fashion designs submitted by readers.

Indexer Notes

One of the designs is credited to Alisa G., East Brunswick, New Jersey, who may be related to colorist Barry Grossman.

Royal Flush (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; Alice Cooper; Cousin Albert (Cooper?); The King Of Baldonia
Synopsis:
Veronica brags to Betty about how she'll be able to meet Baldonian royalty at the country club. But a twist of fate allows Betty to meet him first.

["I Think Archie Is Nuts"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

["It'll Be 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 #24.

["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.

Noteworthy (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; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods
Synopsis:
The entire high school is buzzing over the mystery of who is posting the "Archie loves Betty" notes all over school.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Getting Back To Nature"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. The Fisherpersons
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. Ego-Mania
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Betty And Veronica Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  5. 4. Extra-Sensory Deception
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Summer Fashions
    Veronica
  7. 6. Royal Flush
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. ["I Think Archie Is Nuts"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["It'll Be One Big Laugh"]
  10. 9. ["Here's Your Archie 3 For $1.00 Checklist"]
  11. 10. Noteworthy
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Mike Nielsen
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