(February 1987)

Archie, 1986 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
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:
was ongoing series

["Think Of My Career"] (Table of Contents)

Betty / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Filling out her diary, Betty dreams of possible careers.

For Safety's Sake, Buckle Up (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie and the gang give the readers safe driving tips.

In My Solitude... (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty writes in her diary about how much enjoyment she gets from her bedroom.

Betty's Hollywood Stars (Table of Contents)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Word code puzzle.

Betty's Classy Cut-out (Table of Contents)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
No story; Betty models fashion designs submitted by Charles Ventura, who is also credited with the page design.

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

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors:
?
Letters:
Rod Ollerenshaw

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Subscription solicitation for the Archie Digest line.

Write What You Know!! (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Lydia Windham; Dilton Doily; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Betty has to write a children's story for English class, so she seeks out Lydia Windham for writing tips.

["Step Right Up!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Checklist of issues eligible for the "Two Issues For #1.00' offer.

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

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Subscription solicitation for Archie's Double Digest.

True Meanings (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty records memories and reminisces of the Christmas season in her diary.

Free The Cap'n Mystery (Table of Contents)

Archie; Cap'n Crunch / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Stan Goldberg
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mangle; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee solicits help to save Cap'n Crunch from the Sogmaster.

["Fans! Now You Can Join"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Lucas (signed)
Inks:
John Lucas (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Katy Keene
Synopsis:
Advertisement for the Katy Keene Fan Club.

Sit Fit (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie has trouble staying on his feet at the roller rink.

Cool School (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Sabrina; unidentified witches
Synopsis:
Sabrina describes witches' school.

["Fans!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Advertisement for the Archie Fan Club.

I Want To Be Alone (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kathleen Webb
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Her mom chases Betty out of her room to be with her friends.
Reprints:

["Discount 32"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Subscription solicitation for the Archie Comics line.

["Here's An Unusual Letter"] (Table of Contents)

Sincerely Yours / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Betty]
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
"Betty" prints a reader's problem and solicits advice from the readers. Then she presents answers to a previously presented problem.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Think Of My Career"]
    Betty
  2. 1. For Safety's Sake, Buckle Up
    Archie
  3. 2. In My Solitude...
    Betty
  4. 3. Betty's Hollywood Stars
    Betty
  5. 4. Betty's Classy Cut-out
    Betty
  6. 5. ["Subscribe And Get One Issue Free"]
  7. 6. Write What You Know!!
    Betty
  8. 7. ["Step Right Up!"]
  9. 8. ["Save! Subscribe!"]
  10. 9. True Meanings
    Betty
  11. 10. Free The Cap'n Mystery
    Archie; Cap'n Crunch
  12. 11. ["Fans! Now You Can Join"]
  13. 12. Sit Fit
    Archie
  14. 13. Cool School
    Sabrina
  15. 14. ["Fans!"]
  16. 15. I Want To Be Alone
    Betty
  17. 16. ["Discount 32"]
  18. 17. ["Here's An Unusual Letter"]
    Sincerely Yours
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