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(October 1986)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-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
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["My Own Sunscreen"] (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; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doily; miscellaneous unidentified male beach patrons
Synopsis:
Veronica doesn't have to use sunscreen. The shadow from her legion of admirers blocks the sun just fine.

Strike Out Tooth Decay (Table of Contents)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie and the gang give readers dental hygiene tips.

Indexer Notes

Ad co-sponsored by Ora Care. Inside front cover.

Underwater Find (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Hearing stories from Pop about possible treasure buried at the bottom of Lake Riverdale, the gang take a scuba excursion to the bottom with high hopes.

Betty's Beach Fun Page (Table of Contents)

Dilton's Puzzle Pals / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Word find puzzle with a beach activities theme.

["Save! Subscribe!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Clean Up Hitter (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie; Ora Care / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Repair Flair (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
Synopsis:
Veronica gets the inspiration to market Betty's mechanic skills and make them both some money.
Reprints:

["Discount 32"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Something Special (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
The boys take the girls fishing and Veronica offers to barbecue what they catch, fully expecting them not to catch anything.
Reprints:

["Subscribe And Get One Issue Free"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Veronica's Swimsuit Specials (Table of Contents)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

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

The Video Revolution (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; Hermione Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica debate the relative merits of video tape.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["My Own Sunscreen"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Strike Out Tooth Decay
    Archie
  3. 2. Underwater Find
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. Betty's Beach Fun Page
    Dilton's Puzzle Pals
  5. 4. ["Save! Subscribe!"]
  6. 5. The Clean Up Hitter
    Archie; Ora Care
  7. 6. Repair Flair
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. ["Discount 32"]
  9. 8. Something Special
    Betty And Veronica
  10. 9. ["Subscribe And Get One Issue Free"]
  11. 10. Veronica's Swimsuit Specials
    Veronica
  12. 11. The Video Revolution
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mark Gordon
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Matthew H. Gore
  • Michael Eshom
  • Donald Dale Milne