(February 1982)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.60 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:
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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

["My Phone Number"] (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
Synopsis:
Betty has a ready solution for Veronica's gift-giving dilemma.

A Delicious Idea (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sabrina
Synopsis:
To get an answer for History class, Sabrina time-travels to late seventeenth century France. There she finds Marie Antoinette told the peasants to eat Hostess Fruit Pies.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Bikinis On Ice (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]

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica are two of the ladies picked to participate in a promotional stunt to open the new indoor ice skating rink. However, things go awry when Veronica hears that a photographer will be present.
Reprints:

Speechless (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 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 gets a lesson in table etiquette.

["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; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
Veronica's ski ensemble is for looking, not skiing. Ethel learns the true meaning of Bachelor's Degree.

Indexer Notes

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

Save Crave (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica still doesn't quite get the concept of saving money.

Looking Around (Table of Contents)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Word scramble puzzle featuring Betty and Veronica.

The Rappers (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; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler; Gaston the chef
Synopsis:
Seeing Veronica with her Walkman and headphones on constantly inspires Mr. Lodge with a way to get through a tedious board meeting.

["I Have A Spot"] (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.

["Get It All Together"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Laugh Comics Digest #39.

["3 For $1.00"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr. ?
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

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

Taste Thrill (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
After hearing Veronica rag on Archie's new jacket just because Betty helped him select it, Mr. Lodge sets a trap for his snobbish daughter.

School Days (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica's Fashions / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
No story; Betty and Veronica model back-to-school designs submitted by readers.

The Boy Who Has Everything (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doily; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica discuss what they like and don't like about boys.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["My Phone Number"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. A Delicious Idea
    Sabrina; Hostess
  3. 2. Bikinis On Ice
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. Speechless
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. ["Betty And Veronica Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Save Crave
    Veronica
  7. 6. Looking Around
    Veronica
  8. 7. The Rappers
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["I Have A Spot"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  10. 9. ["Get It All Together"]
  11. 10. ["3 For $1.00"]
  12. 11. Taste Thrill
    Betty And Veronica
  13. 12. School Days
    Betty And Veronica's Fashions
  14. 13. The Boy Who Has Everything
    Betty And Veronica
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