(December 2014)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Price
6.99 USD
Pages
292
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ten times per year
On-sale date
2014-11-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469500 22811
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
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Pena (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Are You Being Served? (Table of Contents: 1)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Trying to curb Veronica's voracious spending, he puts her to work at the shopping mall he owns. But he unintentionally puts her in charge of the shopping mall.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

It's in the Cards (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica finds a novel way to recycle her old credit cards.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

One-of-a-Kind (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
In an effort to compete with Veronica's expensive gifts for Archie, Betty sets out to make a unique gift crafted from her own imagination that will capture Archie's heart and get her an invitation to the Christmas dance.
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Down Memory Lane (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Santa Claus; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Nancy Woods; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Betty thinks back to happy memories from previous Christmas celebrations.
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Indexer Notes

The original story credited Jack Morelli with the lettering.

Spending Spree (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica takes Betty on a Christmas shopping spree at the mall, but only because she was forced to do it.
Reprints

Career Ordeal (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty considers several different careers, then realizes that her mother does many of those jobs just running the household.
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Keywords
careers; Christmas

Stack Knack (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jeff Shultz ?
Inks
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty tries to make Archie's load a little easier to carry.

Short Retort (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jeff Shultz ?
Inks
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty searches for a yule message that will reflect contemporary tastes.

The War of the Wools (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Angelo DeCesare (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie needs a scarf to keep warm, so both of the girls get him a scarf.
Reprints

Substitute Santa (Table of Contents: 10)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Harvey
Synopsis
When the actor Harvey hired to perform as Santa fails to show for a party for local orphans, Sabrina gets a substitute to "magically" appear.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Christmas Spirit (Table of Contents: 11)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Harvey
Synopsis
Hilda scoffs at Sabrina's efforts to finish her Christmas shopping without using magic, until Harvey puts her in dire need of a last minute gift herself.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Ms. Softie (Table of Contents: 12)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Cousin Ambrose; Della The Head Witch
Synopsis
After getting caught sobbing over a TV soap opera, Hilda is determined to prove she's the meanest witch in creation.
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[Unscramble These Ingredients] (Table of Contents: 13)

Sabrina / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Characters
Sabrina
Synopsis
Unscramble the names of the ingredients for Sabrina's witch's brew.

The Big Apple (Table of Contents: 14)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Cousin Ambrose; Harvey
Synopsis
Harvey is watching highbrow culture for all the wrong reasons.
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's funny
Genre
teen
Reprints

Paper Caper (Table of Contents: 16)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jeff Shultz ?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee demands Veronica reveal her sources for her school paper article.

The Root of the Problem (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica accidentally dyes a green streak in Betty's hair.
Reprints

Motivate Yourself (Table of Contents: 18)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Robin Tony
Synopsis
Veronica helps motivate a motivational speaker who is off his game.
Reprints

Kitchen Privilege (Table of Contents: 19)

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
When Veronica hears that Betty is alone in her kitchen with Archie, she suspects a blonde-haired plot.
Reprints

Decisions (Table of Contents: 20)

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; Hiram Lodge; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty agrees to help Veronica pass a test so she can go to the dance with Archie, even though it means Betty can't go to the dance with Archie.
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Sleight of Mind (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (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; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Veronica has been studying magic and shows off her skills until she is scared by finding a frog in her secret pocket.
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Artistic License (Table of Contents: 22)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Ms. Glass; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica is assigned to research famous female painters for her art class.
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Quiet Riot (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty finds a mall mime entertaining, but Veronica finds him annoying.
Keywords
mime

Bumpy Relationship (Table of Contents: 24)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty keeps bumping into a cute boy named Mark at the mall.
Reprints

Model Behavior (Table of Contents: 25)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (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; Ininka Chump
Synopsis
Veronica is asked to model at a local charity fashion show, not knowing that an old rival who is now a famous model was also asked.
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That Swing Thing (Table of Contents: 26)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Archie offer to teach Veronica the finer points of jitterbug dancing.
Reprints

Never the Twain Shall Meet (Table of Contents: 27)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge [as herself, Vera and Rhonda]; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
While babysitting the child of an important client of her father, Veronica reads the girl the story of "The Prince and The Pauper", with some of her own editorial modifications.
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Indexer Notes

The original story credited Michael Gallagher with the script.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly! Do I look like a bird brain?
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Unscramble the names of the different types of birds.

The Rival (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica discover that there is something more important than being right.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob White (credited)
Inks
Bob White (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Archie! I'm making out my new subjects!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The "Archie Comics" logo and numbering on the cover art is replaced with an "Archie's Girls, Betty and Veronica" logo for this reprinting.

Good Booking (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Script
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
The sales training class is running a contest to see who can sell the most product. And it looks to everyone that Betty is gathering and selling incriminating evidence on the other students.
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Mum's the Word (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Script
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Suspicious that Betty has a secret formula to grow plants that will win the upcoming flower show, Veronica dispatches Archie to discover it.
Reprints

Crest-Fallen (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Script
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
After being asked to trace their family histories for a class assignment, Veronica, Reggie and even Archie become insufferable snobs about their high-class lineage. Miss Grundy sets them straight and proves that Betty is the only one with a truly noble family.
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Who's Who? (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Script
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
After Betty finds Archie's lost wallet, she deliberately runs head-first into a tree, fakes having amnesia, and claims that she's Archie Andrews. Not only that, she slips her ID into Archie's pocket so she can claim that he's Betty Cooper.
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Horror Scope (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Script
Sy Reit (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica won't go out with Archie because her horoscope says to stay inside.
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Creatures of Habit (Table of Contents: 36)

Betty / 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; Miss Beazly; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Prof. Flutesnoot; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty starts keeping a list of habitual behavior traits her friends exhibit.

Charmed, I'm Sure (Table of Contents: 37)

Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
After putting on a bracelet she found in the mansion attic, Veronica begins to channel memories of an ancestor's life.
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Second Childhood (Table of Contents: 38)

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
Synopsis
Betty begins acting like a five-year-old as a ruse to get Archie away from Veronica.
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In the Mood (Table of Contents: 39)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Polly Cooper; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
After hearing about a romantic restaurant from Polly, Betty convinces Pop to give his place a little more 'atmosphere'.
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School of Hard Knocks (Table of Contents: 40)

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; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty gets hit in the head by a door by Mr. Weatherbee. Later, when she faints in the hall from the concussion, Veronica thinks she's faking it for sympathy.
Reprints

Money Problems (Table of Contents: 41)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Veronica gains a reputation as a source of charity and with it gains a lot of strangers willing to help her maintain her reputation.
Reprints

Time Warp (Table of Contents: 42)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Prof. Flutesnoot; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica get their days mixed up, which causes them all sorts of problems.
Reprints

Above "C" Level (Table of Contents: 43)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Hiram Lodge; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
When both Betty and Veronica pull a "C" grade in trigonometry, it's a matter of perspective as to whether it's good or bad news.
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A Hard Case (Table of Contents: 44)

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
Archie Andrews; Mrs. Cooper; Mrs. Jones; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie becomes jealous when Jughead introduces someone named Algernon to Betty.
Reprints

Saved By the Bell (Table of Contents: 45)

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; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty confesses to Veronica that she's having more and more trouble resisting Archie's allure. Later her resolve is put to the test.
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Indexer Notes

The original story credited Dan DeCarlo Jr. with the pencils.

Hats Off! (Table of Contents: 46)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Reprints

Quiet Riot (Table of Contents: 47)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Tim Kennedy ?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie uses a pair of cymbals to get Mr. Lodge off his back.
Reprints

Just a Quiet Place To Call Home (Table of Contents: 48)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty agrees to apartment-sit for a friend of hers with the intent of partying unsupervised by parents. But Veronica begins to take advantage of the situation more than Betty is able to.
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Indexer Notes

In the original printing of this story, Mike Esposito is credited as inker.

My Ideal (Table of Contents: 49)

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; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty describes the man she intends to marry to the Lodges, but doesn't understand why they laugh when she says her description matches Archie -- when it doesn't at all.
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Bionic Babes (Table of Contents: 50)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Inspired by a television series, Betty and Veronica wonder what it would be like to have bionic super-powers.

Greetings (Table of Contents: 51)

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

Script
Jim Ruth (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (layouts; credited); Dan Parent (finished pencils; credited)
Inks
Alison Flood (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to figure out the reason boys engage in theatrical greetings.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story credited Frank Doyle with the script.

Party Time (Table of Contents: 52)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Veronica decides to throw a huge Christmas party, but it isn't for who her father thinks it's for.
Reprints

Betty's Christmas Fashions (Table of Contents: 53)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fashion
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Dan DeCarlo signature was added for this reprint. There is some dispute as to whether the art is by DeCarlo Senior or DeCarlo Junior.

Getting the Spirit (Table of Contents: 54)

Little Veronica / comic story / 6 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
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Smithers the butler; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Little Veronica is inspired by a dream to be more charitable at Christmas.

One For the Book (Table of Contents: 55)

Little Sabrina / comic story / 5 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
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Little Sabrina animates a plate with witchcraft and nearly blows the family secret to Riverdale.
Reprints

Tree Triumph (Table of Contents: 56)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Dick Malmgren ?
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica has large earrings but Betty has even larger ones.
Reprints

Keeping it Simple (Table of Contents: 57)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Frank Gagliardo (credited)
Letters
Dan Nakrosis (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Smithers the butler; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty tries to convince Veronica that keeping the holiday celebrations simple leads to more enjoyment of those holidays.
Reprints

Picture Perfect (Table of Contents: 58)

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

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
Jeff Shultz ?
Inks
Henry Scarpelli ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty's in line to see Santa, with just one gift in mind.
Reprints

Nifty Gifty (Table of Contents: 59)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty gives Archie a suggestion box for Christmas with a suggestion already in it.
Reprints

Christmas Season With Betty & Veronica (Table of Contents: 60)

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

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Archie each sacrifice something precious to them in order to buy gifts for each other.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Are You Being Served?
    Veronica
  3. 2. It's in the Cards
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. One-of-a-Kind
    Betty
  5. 4. Down Memory Lane
    Betty
  6. 5. Spending Spree
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Career Ordeal
    Betty's Diary
  8. 7. Stack Knack
    Betty
  9. 8. Short Retort
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. The War of the Wools
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. Substitute Santa
    Sabrina
  12. 11. Christmas Spirit
    Sabrina
  13. 12. Ms. Softie
    Sabrina
  14. 13. [Unscramble These Ingredients]
    Sabrina
  15. 14. The Big Apple
    Sabrina
  16. 15. ["That's funny"]
    Betty and Veronica's Pin Up
  17. 16. Paper Caper
    Veronica
  18. 17. The Root of the Problem
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. Motivate Yourself
    Veronica
  20. 19. Kitchen Privilege
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. Decisions
    Betty and Veronica
  22. 21. Sleight of Mind
    Betty and Veronica
  23. 22. Artistic License
    Veronica
  24. 23. Quiet Riot
    Betty and Veronica
  25. 24. Bumpy Relationship
    Betty
  26. 25. Model Behavior
    Veronica
  27. 26. That Swing Thing
    Betty and Veronica
  28. 27. Never the Twain Shall Meet
    Veronica
  29. 28. ["Golly! Do I look like a bird brain?"]
    Betty
  30. 29. The Rival
    Betty and Veronica
  31. 30. ["Hey, Archie! I'm making out my new subjects!"]
    Archie
  32. 31. Good Booking
    Betty and Veronica
  33. 32. Mum's the Word
    Betty and Veronica
  34. 33. Crest-Fallen
    Betty and Veronica
  35. 34. Who's Who?
    Betty and Veronica
  36. 35. Horror Scope
    Betty and Veronica
  37. 36. Creatures of Habit
    Betty
  38. 37. Charmed, I'm Sure
    Veronica
  39. 38. Second Childhood
    Betty and Veronica
  40. 39. In the Mood
    Betty
  41. 40. School of Hard Knocks
    Betty and Veronica
  42. 41. Money Problems
    Veronica
  43. 42. Time Warp
    Betty and Veronica
  44. 43. Above "C" Level
    Betty and Veronica
  45. 44. A Hard Case
    Betty
  46. 45. Saved By the Bell
    Betty and Veronica
  47. 46. Hats Off!
    Veronica
  48. 47. Quiet Riot
    Archie
  49. 48. Just a Quiet Place To Call Home
    Betty's Diary
  50. 49. My Ideal
    Betty and Veronica
  51. 50. Bionic Babes
    Betty and Veronica
  52. 51. Greetings
    Betty and Veronica
  53. 52. Party Time
    Veronica
  54. 53. Betty's Christmas Fashions
    Betty
  55. 54. Getting the Spirit
    Little Veronica
  56. 55. One For the Book
    Little Sabrina
  57. 56. Tree Triumph
    Betty and Veronica
  58. 57. Keeping it Simple
    Betty and Veronica
  59. 58. Picture Perfect
    Betty and Veronica
  60. 59. Nifty Gifty
    Betty
  61. 60. Christmas Season With Betty & Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig