(July 2000)

Archie, 1992 Series
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Price:
1.99 USD; 2.19 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Comics
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Betty Is So Old Fashioned"] (Table of Contents)

Betty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; unidentified extras
Synopsis:
While everybody else is using cell phones, Betty sticks to the old land lines.

Clown Frown (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty's experience working as "Betzo The Clown" at birthday parties to earn extra money serves her when Archie takes her to the circus and the circus clowns accidentally scare the tots in the audience.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Erika Meraz; Michelle Benegas; Ryesha Kanani; Kyle Marie Smith
Inks:
Erika Meraz; Michelle Benegas; Ryesha Kanani; Kyle Marie Smith
Colors:
Erika Meraz; Michelle Benegas; Ryesha Kanani; Kyle Marie Smith
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Fan submitted drawings of Betty are reproduced.

Absent Mind Over Matter (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Hal Smith
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
At cheerleader practice, Veronica can tell when Betty is daydreaming of Archie.

Big Bass Blowout or She Went Fishing For Compliments, Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Mary Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty offers to substitute for an under-the-weather Jughead so Archie can stay entered in the Loon Lake Bass Tournament. Veronica gets wind of it and offers to partner with Reggie so she can keep an eye on them. And a man dressed as a viking steals the Riverdale Ruby from the Museum of Natural History.
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["The Countdown To Archie #500"] (Table of Contents)

Editor's Notebook / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Victor Gorelick
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
typeset; Bill Yoshida

Synopsis:
Editor Gorelick promotes the upcoming Archie #500, then promotes Archie's Vacation Special #6 and Archie & Friends #42. A reproduction of the cover of Archie's Vacation Special #6 illustrates the article.

Big Bass Blowout or It Was On A Large Scale, Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Bolling
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Leon The Chameleon (villain)
Synopsis:
Reggie and Veronica interfere with Archie's casting, forcing him to move to a spot near the highway bridge. There he and Betty stumble onto the stashed loot from the Museum heist.
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["I Have A Lot Of Friends"] (Table of Contents)

Dear Betty / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sara Algase
Pencils:
Ellen Leonforte
Inks:
Ellen Leonforte
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
"Betty" answers reader letters.

The Dilemma (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
John Lowe
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Adam; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Nancy points out to Betty that a handsome new student named Adam has a crush on her. She advises Betty that if Archie can date more than one girl, she can date more than one guy. And Betty begins to consider it.

Indexer Notes

At the end on the story, a survey ballot is printed asking readers if Betty should date Archie, Adam, both or neither.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Betty Is So Old Fashioned"]
    Betty
  2. 1. Clown Frown
    Betty
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art
  4. 3. Absent Mind Over Matter
    Betty And Veronica
  5. 4. Big Bass Blowout or She Went Fishing For Compliments, Part 1
    Betty
  6. 5. ["The Countdown To Archie #500"]
    Editor's Notebook
  7. 6. Big Bass Blowout or It Was On A Large Scale, Part 2
    Betty
  8. 7. ["I Have A Lot Of Friends"]
    Dear Betty
  9. 8. The Dilemma
    Betty
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Steven Rowe