(September 2008)

Archie, 1983 Series
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Price:
2.49 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly except for April and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode:
762816468558
Editing:
Mike Pellerito (managing editor); Victor Gorelick (editor-in-chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard U.S. Digest
Paper Stock:
cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["We Know"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica isn't interested in the hardships her father faced at her age.

Party Game (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Tim Kennedy
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Phil Felix

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty is tired of being a fifth wheel at the upscale parties Veronica drags her to.

B & V Summer Style (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Genre:
fashion
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica model fashion designs submitted by readers.

Style Guile (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Jeff Schultz
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods
Synopsis:
Veronica brings a changing tent to the beach so she can change outfits while there.
Reprints:

Surf's Up (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ginger; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica gets Dilton to make her an electronically enhanced surfboard in order to compete with Ginger at surfing.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Dream Drama (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Mike Esposito ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty tries to get Archie to pay less attention to his favorite superhero and more attention to her.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Betty, Veronica and Bridgette's Do's For Summer (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
?

Genre:
fashion
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Bridgette
Synopsis:
Betty, Veronica and Bridgette model hair styles submitted by readers.
Reprints:

Green Scene (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Jeff Schultz
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Karen
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica move to head Archie off from meeting a gorgeous new girl at the beach.
Reprints:

See You Later, Prestidigitator (Table of Contents)

Sabrina / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Gallagher ?
Pencils:
Dave Manak ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Salem; Lysander; Judge Gorgonzola; Aunt Hilda; Chloe
Synopsis:
Salem is put on trial for reckless use of magic.
Reprints:

Hero or Zero (Table of Contents)

Salem / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Gallagher ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Salem; Sabrina Spellman; Karpesto; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis:
An alien appears and wants to take Salem back to his planet as a novelty.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Toot-Toot Tootsie (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Alan Mayberry; Valerie Brown; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
When Melody's terrible flute-playing drives everybody crazy, she is convinced to take up singing instead. It's not an improvement.
Reprints:

The Emissary (Table of Contents)

Josie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot II; The Emissary of Althuzar
Synopsis:
Josie and Valerie team up with the Cabot children to expose a phony spiritualist conning Mr. Cabot.
Reprints:

["Melody, You Turned Down a Date"] (Table of Contents)

Melody / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Melody Valentine; Josie McCoy
Synopsis:
Melody is forced to turn down a date because she doesn't have access to her calendar.
Reprints:

Photo Finish (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Jeff Schultz
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica brings her new camera to the beach.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Surfing School Saga (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Adam; Jughead Jones; Nancy Woods
Synopsis:
Archie gets in deep with all the fibs he tells about his surfing prowess.
Reprints:

Dumb Dates (Table of Contents)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jeff Schultz
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Fred Andrews; Smithers the butler
Synopsis:
Veronica uses Archie to cover for her while she flirts with the wild side of life.
Reprints:

Picnic Panic (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Jeff Schultz
Inks:
Jim Amash
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Phil Felix

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead's suggestion of a weekend picnic leads to a series of complications.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["We Know"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Party Game
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. B & V Summer Style
    Betty And Veronica
  4. 3. Style Guile
    Betty And Veronica
  5. 4. Surf's Up
    Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Dream Drama
    Betty
  7. 6. Betty, Veronica and Bridgette's Do's For Summer
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. Green Scene
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. See You Later, Prestidigitator
    Sabrina
  10. 9. Hero or Zero
    Salem
  11. 10. Toot-Toot Tootsie
    Josie
  12. 11. The Emissary
    Josie
  13. 12. ["Melody, You Turned Down a Date"]
    Melody
  14. 13. Photo Finish
    Betty And Veronica
  15. 14. Surfing School Saga
    Betty
  16. 15. Dumb Dates
    Veronica
  17. 16. Picnic Panic
    Betty And Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Donald Dale Milne