(March 1981)

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:
?
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

["Playing One-On-One"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
While Veronica and Reggie play basketball, Betty and Archie sit on the bench trading kisses.

Electric Lady (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica's battery operated heated jumpsuit impresses her friends, until the battery dies and the winter wind whips through the flimsy material.

No Joke (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx's Chum, Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks:
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Jinx isn't impressed with Charley's jokes.

["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; Miss Haggly; Mr. Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica has scented stationary. Betty has cold feet.

Indexer Notes

This is a reprint of two late seventies era Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

["I'm Having A Problem"] (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.

Wish You Were Here (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 6 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; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis:
Archie has been with Betty for three straight days and Veronica can't stand it.

["It's Far Out"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Archie Comics Digest #47.

["Not 2 But 3 For $1.00"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

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

Sculpture Schemer (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica and a professional sculptor enter a snow sculpture contest to prevent Betty and Archie from winning the five hundred dollar prize and spending it together.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The All-American Look (Table of Contents)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Veronica's Fashion World (Table of Contents)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Culture Shock (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 [as Saburo Y.]

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
The class tours the local art museum and Veronica is singularly unimpressed with the exhibits.
Reprints:

What Good Taste (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Alan Mayberry; Valerie Brown
Synopsis:
Alan's famous artist uncle, The Great Pantini, flips over one of Alan's paintings: A still life of a package of Hostess Twinkies.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Playing One-On-One"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Electric Lady
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. No Joke
    Li'l Jinx's Chum, Charley
  4. 3. ["Betty And Veronica Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  5. 4. ["I'm Having A Problem"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Wish You Were Here
    Betty And Veronica
  7. 6. ["It's Far Out"]
  8. 7. ["Not 2 But 3 For $1.00"]
  9. 8. Sculpture Schemer
    Betty And Veronica
  10. 9. The All-American Look
    Betty
  11. 10. Veronica's Fashion World
    Veronica
  12. 11. Culture Shock
    Betty And Veronica
  13. 12. What Good Taste
    Josie; Hostess
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