(December 1989)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Price:
2.25 USD
Pages:
260
Indicia frequency:
6 times a year in Feb., Apr., June, Aug., Oct. and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode:
071896469509 16
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Veronica has so many hats she sets one aside for the moths!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods; Ethel Muggs

Time to Retire (Table of Contents)

Sabrina The Teenage Witch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Sabrina; Head Witch Della; Aunt Hilda; Cousin Ambrose
Synopsis:
Della announces that she plans to retire as Head Witch and move in with Sabrina's family to see how ordinary witches live, but they soon convince her that she won't be happy living with them.
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Satisfaction Guaranteed (Table of Contents)

Sabrina The Teenage Witch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Sabrina; Janie (Sabrina's friend); Clarence Parson (the kid Sabrina babysits); Clarence's mom
Synopsis:
Sabrina agrees to substitute for a friend as babysitter, but she uses her magic and now the kid wants her permanently, leaving her friend out of a job.
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Indexer Notes

Clarence likes to watch Goolihan's Island (Gilligan's Island).

Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! Part 1 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
drama; humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Count Drago (a family uncle to the Coopers, also a vampire); Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Forsythe P. Jones II
Synopsis:
Betty develops red skin blotches, her Uncle Drago is visiting but keeps odd hours and wails a lot, Archie is afraid of a secret his parents are hiding from him, and Jughead visits his father at the hospital.
Reprints:
Keywords:
rash; soap opera; vampire

Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! Part 2 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
drama; humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Count Drago; Mrs. Blotworst; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers (cameo); Mac; Beamish
Synopsis:
The Count's wails are due to an impacted fang. Betty and Archie go to Veronica's house, where they discover Veronica has red blotches too, just like Betty. The two girls conclude they must be sisters. And two thugs are casing the Lodge mansion.
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Keywords:
soap opera; vampire

Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! Part 3 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
drama; humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mac; Beamish; Smithers; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mac and Beamish offer Betty a ride home only to end up kidnapping her, as they think she's Veronica. They have Betty call Mr. Lodge with their demands, but he hangs up on her after she calls him "Daddy."
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Keywords:
soap opera

Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! Part 4 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
drama; humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Mac; Beamish; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty calls Mr. Lodge again and delivers the kidnappers' demands. Betty is disgusted with the house where the criminals live, and begins cleaning the place. She also sends Beamish to the store for groceries so she can cook them a decent meal. They discover she's not Veronica, but she continues to cook and clean for them, and starts working on plans to redecorate the place.
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Keywords:
soap opera
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Veronica has so many hats she sets one aside for the moths!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Time to Retire
    Sabrina The Teenage Witch
  3. 2. Satisfaction Guaranteed
    Sabrina The Teenage Witch
  4. 3. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! Part 1
  5. 4. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! Part 2
  6. 5. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! Part 3
  7. 6. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! Part 4
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