(November 2013)

Archie, 1987 Series
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164
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On-sale date
2013-10-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
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Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Pena (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper [as Wolf Girl]; Veronica Lodge [as The Bride of Frankenstein]; Archie Andrews [as Frankenstein's Monster]
Reprints
Keywords
Halloween

Indexer Notes

Based on the cover for Archie Annual #4.

Chiller (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (see notes)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge allows the kids to use an old abandoned movie studio to shoot their new music video. While there they meet what they think are actors but turn out to be ghosts.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The reprint credits the inking to Jim DeCarlo. However, the credits on the original story gave the credit to Rudy Lapick, and the inking style looks more like Lapick than DeCarlo.

Drawing on Experience (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Polly Cooper; Archie Andrews (as an image in Betty's mind); Veronica Lodge (as an image in Betty's mind); Little Archie Andrews (flashback); Little Betty Cooper (flashback); Caramel (cameo)
Synopsis
Betty is trying to write a scary story for a horror writing contest, but hasn't liked the results so far. When Polly suggests that Betty write something she knows about, Betty remembers when she and Archie were kids and took a short cut across a haunted lane full of scary things.
Reprints

Now That's Scary! (Table of Contents: 3)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica is on a reality show where she must face her fears.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Veronica #120 credits inking to Jim Amash.

The Love Notes (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Alison Flood (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Barney Baxter
Synopsis
Someone is leaving propositioning notes to both Betty and Veronica and they're determined to track the culprit down.
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The Wish (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Fifi; Miss Hopkins; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Veronica makes a wish that her and Betty could exchange lives, but they both learn that the grass is not greener on the other side.
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Habit Forming (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty tells how she broke all her bad habits except one.
Reprints

Trick or Treat Fashions (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fashion
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is half of an original two page spread that also featured Veronica.

Pucker Power (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Tommy
Synopsis
Veronica thinks Betty's phenomenal ability to whistle loudly is unladylike.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The logo was changed from "Betty" to "Betty And Veronica" for this reprint volume. The original story credited the inking to Hy Eisman and the story to Frank Doyle.

Crowning Glory (Table of Contents: 9)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Veronica's hat blows away while on the way to school and she accidentally ends up wearing Jughead's beanie.
Reprints

The Proper Princess (Table of Contents: 10)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica go out on a date with hints from her father ringing in their ears.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Betty's Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, I’d like to, Betty, but I haven’t any money!!!
Genre
teen
Reprints

Saucer Sortie (Table of Contents: 12)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Cousin Ambrose
Synopsis
Aliens land on Earth in the middle of one of Aunt Hilda's parties, and are amazed at what they find.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credits Rudy Lapick with the inking.

Witchkit Warning (Table of Contents: 13)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Little Harvey Kinkle (flashback only); Della The Head Witch (flashback only)
Synopsis
Sabrina recalls an incident during her childhood when she unwittingly gave Harvey a toy witchcraft kit.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The reprint of this story in Sabrina the Teen-Age Witch #53 credits the story to Frank Doyle.

Invitation for Disaster (Table of Contents: 14)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Ambrose
Synopsis
Ambrose throws a monster party.
Reprints

Pot Luck (Table of Contents: 15)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Little Esmeralda is crazy about Aunt Hilda's witchy brew.
Reprints

That's Batty (Table of Contents: 16)

Sabrina / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints
  • from ?

Air Flair (Table of Contents: 17)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Sabrina and Aunt Hilda go to a witch convention.
Reprints

Ill Will (Table of Contents: 18)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica finds out that Archie isn't sick, he's actually on a date with Betty.
Reprints
  • from ?

Three's a Crowd (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty crashes Veronica and Archie's date.
Reprints
  • from ?

Match Play (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ferdie Von Pelf; Smithers; Johnnie Grifter; Flex Foster; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Dilton's computer dating service finds the perfect dates for Veronica and Betty.
Reprints

The Infernal Triangle (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Veronica tries to get rid of Betty so she can go out with Archie and ends up insulting them both.
Reprints

By George (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Sally; Irene; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty is mad because Veronica is spending all her time with her new boyfriend Gorgeous George.
Reprints

Dress Down Date (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica warns Betty not to get dressed up for her date with Archie.
Reprints

Growing Pains (Table of Contents: 24)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Veronica vows to be more mature and not succumb to jealousy when Archie dates Betty.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In the original comic, the story was credited to Frank Doyle.

Oui, Mon Ami (Table of Contents: 25)

Veronica Lodge / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie learns French to impress Veronica.
Reprints

Person to Person (Table of Contents: 26)

Betty Cooper / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Archie buys Betty a dozen roses, but kind-hearted Betty ends up giving them away to brighten up the lives of other people.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credits the story to Nate Butler.

Put It There, Pal (Table of Contents: 27)

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

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty calls Archie in a panic because she has scratched her father's new car.
Reprints

Prize Project (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica do a science project on the speed that rumors fly and manage to beat Dilton at the science fair.
Reprints

Man Over-Bored (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty overhears Archie saying he'd like a thrifty girlfriend, and sets out to demonstrate how thrifty she can be.
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Backward and Forward (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica acts "forward" to attract a boy she likes.
Reprints

The Guitar Lesson (Table of Contents: 31)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Victor Gorelick (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie has an electric guitar he wants to play for Veronica, but when he plugs it in it blows a fuse.
Reprints

Child's Play (Table of Contents: 32)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
John Costanza (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Trisha; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty spends an energetic afternoon trying to keep up with eight year old Trisha, the girl she's babysitting.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credits the script to Mike Pellowski and the inking to Pat Kennedy.

Pet Department (Table of Contents: 33)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica wants a more exotic pet.
Reprints

Myth-Conception (Table of Contents: 34)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
John Costanza (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Betty thinks she's opened Pandora's Box.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credited the script to Frank Doyle and the inking to Mark Brewer.

Costume Brawl (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica decide it would be easier for both of them if they shopped for their Halloween party costumes without each other along.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Chiller
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Drawing on Experience
    Betty
  4. 3. Now That's Scary!
    Veronica
  5. 4. The Love Notes
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. The Wish
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Habit Forming
    Betty's Diary
  8. 7. Trick or Treat Fashions
    Betty
  9. 8. Pucker Power
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Crowning Glory
    Veronica
  11. 10. The Proper Princess
    Veronica
  12. 11. ["Gee, I’d like to, Betty, but I haven’t any money!!!"]
    Betty's Pin-Up
  13. 12. Saucer Sortie
    Sabrina
  14. 13. Witchkit Warning
    Sabrina
  15. 14. Invitation for Disaster
    Sabrina
  16. 15. Pot Luck
    Sabrina
  17. 16. That's Batty
    Sabrina
  18. 17. Air Flair
    Sabrina
  19. 18. Ill Will
    Veronica
  20. 19. Three's a Crowd
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. Match Play
    Betty and Veronica
  22. 21. The Infernal Triangle
    Betty and Veronica
  23. 22. By George
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. Dress Down Date
    Betty and Veronica
  25. 24. Growing Pains
    Betty
  26. 25. Oui, Mon Ami
    Veronica Lodge
  27. 26. Person to Person
    Betty Cooper
  28. 27. Put It There, Pal
    Betty and Veronica
  29. 28. Prize Project
    Betty and Veronica
  30. 29. Man Over-Bored
    Betty and Veronica
  31. 30. Backward and Forward
    Betty and Veronica
  32. 31. The Guitar Lesson
    Veronica
  33. 32. Child's Play
    Betty
  34. 33. Pet Department
    Veronica
  35. 34. Myth-Conception
    Betty
  36. 35. Costume Brawl
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
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