(May 2014)

Archie, 1987 Series
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2014-04-02
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[Picnic Lunch] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

Runaway Ronnie (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo DeCesare (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hermione Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
After a huge fight with her parents, Veronica moves out on her own. Quickly she finds juggling school, a job and layabout roommates to be just as much of a hassle.
Reprints

Attempting Assault (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Betty bets Reggie that she can get Archie to kiss her while he's on a date with Veronica.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credited Jim DeCarlo with the inking.

Monday Blues (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Caramel (Betty's cat); Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty oversleeping is just the start of a morning filled with little annoyances.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The logo on this reprint was changed from "Betty's Diary" to "Betty".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I see Archie and Veronica must have had another fight!!!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica repossesses all the presents she gave Archie.
Reprints

The Assistant (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Stacy; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica hires a personal assistant to help manage her hectic socialite life.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story lists Fernando Ruiz as the writer, Dan DeCarlo as the penciler and Rudy Lapick as the inker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Double Takes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You girls ever play golf before?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try golfing. Veronica weighs herself. Betty knits Archie a sweater.
Reprints

Two Much Magic (Table of Contents: 7)

Sabrina / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Harvey; Heather O'Malley; Aunt Zelda; Salem; Ms. Angler; Principal Gaston
Synopsis
Sabrina must battle a mischievous female leprechaun who has enrolled in school.
Reprints
Keywords
leprechaun

Frisky Feline (Table of Contents: 8)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Sabrina; Harvey; Salem
Synopsis
Salem likes playing checkers.
Reprints

Taking the Dive (Table of Contents: 9)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Synopsis
Hilda and Zelda go scuba diving very close to home
Reprints
Keywords
scuba diving

Now That's News (Table of Contents: 10)

Aunt Hilda / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Aunt Hilda; the paper boy
Synopsis
Hilda and the paper boy get into a dispute over his aim with the morning paper.
Reprints

The Morning Moos (Table of Contents: 11)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Synopsis
A distracted Sabrina conjures up a milk supply for breakfast.
Reprints

Hex-Ercise (Table of Contents: 12)

Salem / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Salem; Sabrina
Synopsis
Sabrina ensures Salem gets his morning exercise.
Reprints

Moonlight Mischief (Table of Contents: 13)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Harvey
Synopsis
Harvey makes the mistake of invoking the ancient stereotype of witches in front of Sabrina.
Reprints

Way Cool Fashions (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
fashion
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica model fashion designs sent in by readers.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They say you can never be too rich or too beautiful!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica judges her popularity by how many people aren't speaking to her.
Reprints
  • from Archie Sunday (Creator's Syndicate) #?

An Odd Gift (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica guilt-trips Archie into giving her a present.
Reprints

The Triangle (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty and Veronica / 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
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
The author and artist speculate on how life would be if both Betty and Veronica could have Archie at the same time.
Reprints
Keywords
fourth wall

Indexer Notes

The original story credited Jim DeCarlo with the inking.

Dan DeCarlo draws himself as the artist of the story. Among the items around his drawing board are a pencil cup shaped like Jughead's head and a small figuring that resembles George Baker's character Sad Sack, wearing a Riverdale sweater.

Hide and Seek (Table of Contents: 18)

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
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica tries to avoid Archie so he can't ask her to the dance before a handsome college man does.
Reprints

Designing Women (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Alice Cooper; Kelvan Kleen
Synopsis
Veronica talks Betty into going into the dressmaking business with her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story lists Kathleen Webb as the author and Henry Scarpelli as the inker.

Call Me Loser (Table of Contents: 20)

Betty / comic story / 5 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; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty is depressed because of her ongoing streak of losing Archie to Veronica.
Reprints

Peek Performance (Table of Contents: 21)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
A commercial is shooting using the Lodge Mansion as a backdrop and Veronica's insatiable curiosity about it ends up causing havoc.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credited Angelo DeCesare with the script, Jeff Shultz with the pencils and Rudy Lapick with the inking.

That's Art? (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Cousin Cari (Lodge?); Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Smithers the butler; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Veronica introduces her avant-garde artist cousin to the Riverdale gang. Later Betty and Veronica go to a showing of Cari's newest pieces, and find they hold the gang up to ridicule.
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Indexer Notes

The original story credited Dan Parent with the script and Dan DeCarlo with the inking.

Parting Ways (Table of Contents: 23)

Betty / comic story / 6 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; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Archie aren't going anywhere. They just like kissing good-bye.
Reprints

The False Friend (Table of Contents: 24)

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; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Betty offers to break her date with Archie and let Veronica go out with him, and Veronica refuses, convinced that this is some conspiracy against her.
Reprints

Dressed For Dinner (Table of Contents: 25)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Smithers
Synopsis
Veronica invites Archie to a business dinner her father is holding and, of course, Archie creates a disaster.
Reprints

Beauty and the Beast (Table of Contents: 26)

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
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Thinking the man taking pictures around the school is a fashion photographer, Betty and Veronica stalk him in order to be his subjects.
Reprints

Pizza With Extra Heart (Table of Contents: 27)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Terry Terwilliger; Tammy Terwilliger; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Archie delivers pizza to the home where Betty is babysitting. She tries to get him to stay and recruits the twins to help.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credited Bob Bolling with the script and Doug Crane with the pencils.

I Dream of Genie (Table of Contents: 28)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints

The Big Slice (Table of Contents: 29)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty makes the mistake of letting Jughead select his own piece of the pie she just baked.
Reprints

Betty's Fashion Parade (Table of Contents: 30)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Stan Goldberg

Genre
fashion
Reprints

A Good Sport (Table of Contents: 31)

Little Veronica / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Little Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Little Archie Andrews; Little Jughead Jones; Smithers the butler; Hermione Lodge; Little Betty Cooper; Gaston the chef
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge gets swept up into coaching Veronica's youth basketball team.
Reprints
Keywords
basketball

Date Fate (Table of Contents: 32)

Little Betty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Taylor (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
When Little Archie gets assigned detention, Betty pulls a prank on Mr. Weatherbee to get detention so she can be with Little Archie.
Reprints

That Does Not Compute (Table of Contents: 33)

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
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers; Hermione Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Iris (a small robot)
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge gives Veronica a small robot that records personalities, traits and behaviors. After one day, the robot acts just like Veronica-- and that's not a good thing.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credited Jim Amash with the inking.

Tale of a Sale (Table of Contents: 34)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty decides to clean out the family attic and sell the items at a yard sale. However, nostalgia soon makes her regret it.
Reprints

Color Me Ron (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty agrees to help Veronica paint her room to match the color of her favorite nail polish.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Picnic Lunch]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Runaway Ronnie
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Attempting Assault
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Monday Blues
    Betty
  5. 4. ["I see Archie and Veronica must have had another fight!!!"]
    Veronica Pin Up
  6. 5. The Assistant
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. ["You girls ever play golf before?"]
    Double Takes
  8. 7. Two Much Magic
    Sabrina
  9. 8. Frisky Feline
    Sabrina
  10. 9. Taking the Dive
    Sabrina
  11. 10. Now That's News
    Aunt Hilda
  12. 11. The Morning Moos
    Sabrina
  13. 12. Hex-Ercise
    Salem
  14. 13. Moonlight Mischief
    Sabrina
  15. 14. Way Cool Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  16. 15. ["They say you can never be too rich or too beautiful!"]
    Archie
  17. 16. An Odd Gift
    Betty and Veronica
  18. 17. The Triangle
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. Hide and Seek
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. Designing Women
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. Call Me Loser
    Betty
  22. 21. Peek Performance
    Veronica
  23. 22. That's Art?
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. Parting Ways
    Betty
  25. 24. The False Friend
    Betty and Veronica
  26. 25. Dressed For Dinner
    Veronica
  27. 26. Beauty and the Beast
    Betty and Veronica
  28. 27. Pizza With Extra Heart
    Betty
  29. 28. I Dream of Genie
    Betty
  30. 29. The Big Slice
    Betty
  31. 30. Betty's Fashion Parade
    Betty
  32. 31. A Good Sport
    Little Veronica
  33. 32. Date Fate
    Little Betty
  34. 33. That Does Not Compute
    Veronica
  35. 34. Tale of a Sale
    Betty
  36. 35. Color Me Ron
    Betty and Veronica
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