(June 2015)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Price
6.99 USD
Pages
294
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
On-sale date
2015-04-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469500 23311
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover title: Betty and Veronica Jumbo Comics
Indicia title: Betty and Veronica (Jumbo Comics) Double Digest


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

[Archie 1000 Page Comics] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Welcome to this special edition...] (Table of Contents: 2)

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?
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dawn Wells
Letters
typeset

Ginger Adds Spice (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Dan Parent (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Ginger Lopez (first appearance); Eduardo Lopez (first appearance); Gloria Lopez (first appearance); Teresa (first appearance); Eliza (first appearance)
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica befriend new girl Ginger, but ask her to leave Archie to them. Ginger tricks them, and starts pursuing Archie herself.
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Indexer Notes

Two-part story, complete in this issue.

Lonely Luxury (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Smithers the butler; Gaston the chef; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica spends a very luxurious, but very lonely night in the Lodge Mansion.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tania del Rio
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Riverdale High School Flash Dance Contest
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Flutesnoot; Floyd Clayton; Mrs. Beazley; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Veronica spares no expense to produce a "Flash Dance" video that will win the school competition. But Betty, Archie and Chuck put a video together on the fly using nothing more than Chuck's camera and Betty's charisma, and they beat Veronica's video out.
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Model Mania! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Archie and Reggie are drooling over women's fashions in a magazine, Betty and Veronica decide to try to imitate the poses of the models in the magazine.
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[The Best of Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Betsy Bird
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

States that the story 'True To Type' comes Sabrina, the Teen-Age Witch #58 but it really comes from Sabrina, the Teen-Age Witch #24.

True to Type (Table of Contents: 11)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Della The Head Witch
Synopsis
Sabrina's attempts to help the people of Riverdale with her magic go awry, luckily for her.
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The Tooth Fairy (Table of Contents: 12)

Sabrina with the Archies / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Sabrina
Synopsis
Sabrina, Archie and Jughead catch a poor boy stealing hubcaps to help support his family. Sabrina helps out by conjuring up a shoe shine box so the kid can work to bring home some money instead of stealing.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael Uslan
Letters
typeset

Betty Betty Betty Betty Betty (Table of Contents: 14)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Gallagher (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; President Gerald Ford; Betty Ford
Synopsis
Betty tells the readers about famous women in history with the name "Betty" or "Elizabeth".
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[Graphic Novel Library] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Sew What? (Table of Contents: 16)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge wants Betty to teach Veronica how to sew in an attempt to curb Veronica's spending on clothes.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael Allred; Ellen Leonforte
Letters
typeset

Costume Clash (Table of Contents: 18)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Benson
Synopsis
The Archies try to re-make their image but the club owner doesn't like their new costumes.
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Indexer Notes

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #38, writing is credited to George Gladir.

The Alternative Whirl (Table of Contents: 19)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Ben Gamble
Synopsis
At the "Persistent Pain" concert, Betty and Veronica compete for the title of "Miss Alternative Girl".
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Riverdale Rock (Table of Contents: 20)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; LeeLee(a famous rock singer)
Synopsis
Veronica tries to get a date with LeeLee, a famous rock star, but he is more interested in Betty.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jamie Rotante
Letters
typeset

Pussy Footing (Table of Contents: 22)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Josie; Melody; Valerie Smith; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot
Synopsis
Josie, Melody and Valerie play their first concert in their new Pussycats costumes. Alexandra tries to magically ruin the concert by taking away their singing voices and making them meow like real cats.
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Indexer Notes

First appearance of the famous costumes, with the long tails and ears for hats.

Only credit listed in this volume is for Dan DeCarlo, the rest of the credits come from the index of the original printing.

Roll 'em in the Isles (Table of Contents: 23)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Josie; Melody; Valerie
Synopsis
Josie and the Pussycats land on the wrong island and play for a reclusive resident who they recognize as a criminal.
Reprints

[Josie #34] (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Albert
Synopsis
A psychedelic cover built around late '60s youth slogans.
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Indexer Notes

A credit on the cover reads "By Dan and Dick," referring to Dan DeCarlo (creator) and Richard Goldwater (editor); but based on attempts to associate with the Laugh-In TV show's hosts "Dick and Dan".

[Josie and the Pussycats #73] (Table of Contents: 25)

Josie and the Pussycats / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie and the Pussycats [Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown]
Synopsis
Josie belts out a soulful ballad full of hurt and anguish - - mainly because Valerie is standing on her foot.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Grace Randolph
Letters
typeset

Taking Care of Business (Table of Contents: 27)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
When their car goes off the road in a blizzard and Betty is injured, Veronica must save them both.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fiona Staples
Letters
typeset

Clothes Make the Man (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica judge Jughead by his clothes, so Archie decides to dress just like him, but it makes him crave hamburgers. Veronica asks Reggie to borrow Jughead's clothes, and it makes him crave hamburgers too. Betty and Veronica decide to dress like Jughead (except they wear skirts) and it makes them crave hamburgers too. This is good business for Pop Tate.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare; Jack Copley
Letters
typeset

Change Your Partners (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Joe Edwards (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica lets Betty do all the preparations for the up-coming dance, then shoves Betty aside so Archie can take her.
Reprints
Keywords
square dance

Past Masters (Table of Contents: 32)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy [Geraldine Grundy]; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty decides that the best way to get the girls in her class to learn history is to gossip about it.
Reprints
Keywords
gossip

Indexer Notes

Writer, Inker and Letterer credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest except for Dan DeCarlo.

Flip Flopped (Table of Contents: 33)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
After hearing that the boys like cheerleaders, Veronica joins the inept squad and uses her acrobatic skills to get herself promoted to head cheerleader.
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Keywords
acrobatics; basketball; cheerleaders

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tim Seeley; Steve Golebiewski
Letters
typeset

Rhyme Nor Reason (Table of Contents: 35)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 4.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Following Reggie's inspiration, Veronica sends in an entry to a soap jingle contest under Betty's name so she'll be disqualified and Veronica's entry will win.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Reggie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead's A Great Half-Back
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie disrespects Jughead to Betty.
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Skip, Hop, and Thump (Table of Contents: 37)

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

Script
?
Pencils
George Frese (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Neither Betty or Veronica get to take Archie to the sock hop.
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Rage Before Beauty (Table of Contents: 38)

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

Script
?
Pencils
George Frese (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica schemes to get the boys to each buy one part of an outfit Betty hates for Betty's birthday.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alex Segura; Dan Parent
Letters
typeset

Fast and Loose (Table of Contents: 40)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Cheryl Blossom; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jason Blossom; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty introduces new-girl-in-town Cheryl Blossom to Archie and Reggie. Cheryl immediately lets the guys know she is available for anything they might have in mind and lets Betty know that she is serious about it. Veronica catches Archie and Cheryl in a mildly compromising situation and is outraged until Jason Blossom arrives and sweeps her off her feet. Jughead arrives and uses his "magic pin that makes him irresistible to women" to save Archie from Cheryl. Cheryl and Jughead walk off arm in arm.
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Dare To Be Bare (Table of Contents: 41)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jason Blossom
Synopsis
Sexy redheaded bombshell Cheryl Blossom shocks Betty and Veronica by arriving on the beach in a bikini that barely covers anything. Cheryl then tries go topless like people do on European beaches. Meanwhile, Cheryl's brother Jason tries to smuggle a beer onto the beach.
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Indexer Notes

The first appearance of Cheryl and Jason Blossom (though they also appeared in "Jughead" that same month).

Win Some, Lose Some (Table of Contents: 42)

Cheryl Blossom / comic story / 5 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
Cheryl Blossom; Priscilla; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Mr. Setback; Vianna Beige
Synopsis
Cheryl takes over Vianna Beige's place as the letter turner on a game show.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fiona Staples
Letters
typeset

The Kisser Strikes! (Table of Contents: 44)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Harry Lucey (credited)
Inks
Terry Szenics (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
A mysterious unseen person is jumping out of the shadows and kissing all the girls. Archie and Reggie try to find out the identity of the Kisser by sending a girl out in the dark as bait. But the mystery deepens when Archie himself is kissed by the Kisser, and realizes that the Kisser might actually be a girl.
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Indexer Notes

The story is divided into two chapters; Chapter 2 is called "Strike One Kisser!"

Archie's Fables (Table of Contents: 45)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Betty stars in a remake of Goldilocks and the Three Bears.
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Indexer Notes

The digest says this comes from "Archie #70 September 1953". Archie #70 comes from September/October 1954 and is currently unindexed. Unclear if this story is really from there or another issue.

When reprinted in Archie Spotlight Digest: Archie 75th Anniversary Digest (Archie, 2016 series) #8 it is again stated from Archie #70 but the only credit listed is Samm Schwartz

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Tobin
Letters
typeset

The Disinterested Parties! (Table of Contents: 47)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Betty pretends to not be interested in Archie, which makes Veronica no longer interested in him either.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Donna Dickens
Letters
typeset

[Veronica Makes the Scene] (Table of Contents: 49)

Archie / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Montana (signed)
Pencils
Bob Montana (signed)
Inks
Bob Montana (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge (introduction); Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Penny Reems; Betty Cooper (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie meets Veronica and asks her out, not knowing that she's a rich girl with expensive tastes. He gets a job at the El Crocadero to get money for the date, but that is where Veronica ends up wanting to go. Since Archie wore his work uniform for the date, he has to juggle working and dating Veronica.
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Indexer Notes

First appearance of Veronica Lodge.
First view of Riverdale High School exterior.

Introduction says this is from Pep #46 but it is from Pep #26.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

Black Hood / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Who's Who In Riverdale (Table of Contents: 51)

Archie / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Montana (credited)
Inks
Bob Montana (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Andrews; Mrs. Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Introduction to the main cast of characters.
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Double Date (Table of Contents: 52)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Goggin (credited)
Pencils
Harry Sahle (credited)
Inks
Ginger (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie accidentally ends up with two dates on the same night and he tries to keep them both.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Batton Laash
Letters
typeset

Flower Power (Table of Contents: 54)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica finds a flower preserved in a book that Archie had given her on her first day in Riverdale.
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The "Voice" of Choice (Table of Contents: 55)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica cuts a country album.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Castiglia; Joey Esposito
Letters
typeset

For One Brief Moment (Table of Contents: 57)

Betty / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
C. J. Henderson (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
After Reggie saves Betty from being struck by an oncoming truck, the two begin seeing more of each other, and liking it, to the consternation of Archie and Veronica.
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Dinner for One (Table of Contents: 58)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Superteen [Betty Cooper]; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; The Consumer (villain)
Synopsis
Superteen battles the Consumer, an alien monster who can eat anything and anyone. She has to back down when the Consumer threatens to devour Archie, but luckily Jughead's eating power is greater than any alien's.
Reprints
Keywords
alien

Indexer Notes

The first Superteen story that isn't a dream sequence.

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 59) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Betsy Bird; Kari Silbergleit
Letters
typeset

My Ideal (Table of Contents: 61)

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

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

Genre
humor; 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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In the Swing (Table of Contents: 62)

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; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Veronica wows the school with her "new look" - - which happens to be a retread of the '70s "Preppy Look".
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[Save the Date!] (Table of Contents: 63) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 64)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Andrew Pepoy
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 65)

Katy Keene / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woggon (signed)
Pencils
Bill Woggon (signed)
Inks
Bill Woggon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Begorra, Katy!
Genre
teen
Characters
Katy Keene; K.O.
Synopsis
Katy tries to decide what to wear to a costume ball.
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Indexer Notes

Every other printing of this story in the GCD says 6 pages but this clear says "The End" on page 5.

[Mermaid] (Table of Contents: 66)

Katy Keene / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Woggon (signed)
Inks
Bill Woggon (signed)
Colors
?

Characters
Katy Keene
Synopsis
Katy as a mermaid.
Reprints
  • from ?
Keywords
mermaid

[Pirate Pinup] (Table of Contents: 67)

Katy Keene / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Woggon (signed)
Inks
Bill Woggon (signed)
Colors
?

Characters
Katy Keene
Synopsis
Katy as a pirate.
Keywords
pirate

[Alice in Wonderland Pin-up] (Table of Contents: 68)

Katy Keene / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Woggon (signed)
Inks
Bill Woggon (signed)
Colors
?

Characters
Katy Keene
Synopsis
Katy Keene on a mushroom, reminiscent of something out of Alice in Wonderland.
Reprints
  • from ?
Keywords
mushroom

[Digest Sample Pack!] (Table of Contents: 69) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 70)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dawn Wells
Letters
typeset

[Betty Gets the Needle] (Table of Contents: 71)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Gill (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Betty's mother tells her she should sew her own dresses rather than buying them.
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[Subscribe to all your favorite Archie comic books today!] (Table of Contents: 72) (Expand) /

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73) (Expand) /

Everything's Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Free Archie App!] (Table of Contents: 74) (Expand) /

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[Create your own Bone comic...] (Table of Contents: 75) (Expand) /

Scholastic; Bone / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. [Archie 1000 Page Comics]
  3. 2. [Welcome to this special edition...]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Ginger Adds Spice
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Lonely Luxury
    Veronica
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. ["Riverdale High School Flash Dance Contest"]
    Betty
  9. 8. Model Mania!
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. [The Best of Archie Comics]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. True to Type
    Sabrina
  13. 12. The Tooth Fairy
    Sabrina with the Archies
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. Betty Betty Betty Betty Betty
    Betty
  16. 15. [Graphic Novel Library]
  17. 16. Sew What?
    Veronica
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. Costume Clash
    The Archies
  20. 19. The Alternative Whirl
    Betty
  21. 20. Riverdale Rock
    Veronica
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
  23. 22. Pussy Footing
    Josie and the Pussycats
  24. 23. Roll 'em in the Isles
    Josie and the Pussycats
  25. 24. [Josie #34]
    Josie
  26. 25. [Josie and the Pussycats #73]
    Josie and the Pussycats
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
  28. 27. Taking Care of Business
    Betty and Veronica
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
  30. 29. Clothes Make the Man
    Jughead
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
  32. 31. Change Your Partners
    Betty and Veronica
  33. 32. Past Masters
    Betty and Veronica
  34. 33. Flip Flopped
    Betty and Veronica
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
  36. 35. Rhyme Nor Reason
    Betty and Veronica
  37. 36. ["Jughead's A Great Half-Back"]
    Reggie
  38. 37. Skip, Hop, and Thump
    Betty and Veronica
  39. 38. Rage Before Beauty
    Betty and Veronica
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
  41. 40. Fast and Loose
    Betty and Veronica
  42. 41. Dare To Be Bare
    Betty and Veronica
  43. 42. Win Some, Lose Some
    Cheryl Blossom
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
  45. 44. The Kisser Strikes!
    Archie
  46. 45. Archie's Fables
    Archie
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
  48. 47. The Disinterested Parties!
    Betty and Veronica
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
  50. 49. [Veronica Makes the Scene]
    Archie
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
    Black Hood
  52. 51. Who's Who In Riverdale
    Archie
  53. 52. Double Date
    Archie
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
  55. 54. Flower Power
    Veronica
  56. 55. The "Voice" of Choice
    Veronica
  57. 56. [no title indexed]
  58. 57. For One Brief Moment
    Betty
  59. 58. Dinner for One
    Betty
  60. 59. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  61. 60. [no title indexed]
  62. 61. My Ideal
    Betty and Veronica
  63. 62. In the Swing
    Betty and Veronica
  64. 63. [Save the Date!]
  65. 64. [no title indexed]
  66. 65. ["Begorra, Katy!"]
    Katy Keene
  67. 66. [Mermaid]
    Katy Keene
  68. 67. [Pirate Pinup]
    Katy Keene
  69. 68. [Alice in Wonderland Pin-up]
    Katy Keene
  70. 69. [Digest Sample Pack!]
  71. 70. [no title indexed]
  72. 71. [Betty Gets the Needle]
    Betty & Veronica
  73. 72. [Subscribe to all your favorite Archie comic books today!]
  74. 73. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  75. 74. [Free Archie App!]
  76. 75. [Create your own Bone comic...]
    Scholastic; Bone
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig