(October 1980)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.50 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

["Three Track Medals"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica plans to go home with three track medals, even though she's not entered in any events.

Unfair Competition (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown; Alan Mayberry
Synopsis:
Josie's lemonade stand can't compete with Melody's until she starts serving Hostess Twinkies

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Price Of Perfection (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:
Bill Yoshida [as Willie Y.]

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jan the instructor
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica join a fitness gym to stay in shape.

Net Results (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:
Jinx is disturbing her father with her tennis practice.

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

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

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

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty and Archie examine the current line of comic books. Mr. Lodge becomes a television critic.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two late seventies era Archie syndicated comic strips.

Betty's Bikinis (Table of Contents)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
No story; Betty models fashion designs submitted by readers.

Hail To The Chief (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
During a lazy afternoon by the pool, Veronica begins speculating how life would be if she ruled the world.

Suit Yourself (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:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica is stunned to learn that not every girl can afford three dozen swimsuits in her wardrobe.

["I Have A Difficult Problem"] (Table of Contents)

Dear Betty & 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.

Wheel Spiel (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
Teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica bails on Betty's skate-a-thon for charity in order to crash a party for some celebrities.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Three Track Medals"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Unfair Competition
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. The Price Of Perfection
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. Net Results
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. ["Betty And Veronica Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Betty's Bikinis
    Betty
  7. 6. Hail To The Chief
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. Suit Yourself
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["I Have A Difficult Problem"]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  10. 9. Wheel Spiel
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
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