Archie & Friends All Stars #21 - Betty & Veronica's Princess Storybook
(2013)

Archie, 2009 Series
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Volume
21
Price
9.99 USD; 10.99 CAD
Pages
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
A
ISBN
978-1-936975-71-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781936975716 50999
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor-in-chief); Paul Kaminski (executive director of editorial); Carly Inglis (editorial assistant)
Color
Color
Dimensions
6 inches x 8 3/4 inches most issues; #14 (8 inches by 11 inches)
Binding
Trade Paperback

Issue Notes

ISBN 978-1-936975-71-6 is for the edition published by Archie Comic Publications, Inc. That edition also includes an ISBN for a Scholastic edition: 978-1-6198-997-2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dan Parent ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Bad Hair Daze! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Story of the Rapunzels; Betty and Veronica / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper (musician); Geraldine Grundy [the witch]; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Cheryl Blossom [also the witch]
Synopsis
A variation of the fairy tale "Rapunzel" with both Betty and Veronica as the titular characters. In this version the couple has twins and has to give one away to the witch but keeps the other.
Reprints
Keywords
castle; crystal ball

Betty and The Beast (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge [as Enchantress Veronica]; Archie Andrews [as Prince Archibald/The Beast]; Mr. Weatherbee [as Waldo the handyman]; Reggie Mantle [as Reginald the huntsman]; Jughead Jones [as himself and as the enchanted phone]; Fred Andrews [as The King]; Mary Andrews [as The Queen]; Miss Grundy [as the enchanted vacuum]; Kevin Keller [as the enchanted lamp]; Chuck Clayton [as the enchanted coffeepot]
Synopsis
Retelling of the fairy tale "Beauty and The Beast"; when Prince Archibald spurns the attentions of Enchantress Veronica, she turns him into a hideous beast and only the love of a maiden fair may break the spell. Later, Betty must go to The Beast's castle to bargain for the freedom of her father, Waldo the handyman.
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Snow White and the Riverdale Dwarves (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper [as Snow White]; Veronica Lodge [as the Evil Queen]; Archie Andrews [as The Prince]; Cheryl Blossom [as the Magic Mirror]; Reggie Mantle [as The Huntsman]; Dilton Doiley [as Dilly]; Jughead Jones [as Jug]; Chuck Clayton [as Chucky]; Pop Tate [as Poppy]; Kevin Keller [as Kev]; Mr. Weatherbee [as Bee]; Moose Mason [as The Moose]; Miss Grundy [as the Evil Queen's disguise]
Synopsis
Retelling of the fairy tale "Snow White and the Seven Dwarves"; Veronica the Evil Queen tries to have Snow White killed because Snow White is hotter than she is. But Snow White finds sanctuary with seven eccentric little men.
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Little Mermaids (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Betty; Veronica; Prince Archie; King Triton; Forsythe; Toni; Cheryl the Sea Witch
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica are stepsister mermaid princesses who immediately start to compete with each other when they meet Prince Archie, who lives on land. Cheryl the Sea Witch offers to help them become human so they can live on the surface, but when Cheryl sees Archie she decides that she wants Archie for herself.
Reprints
Keywords
mermaids; underwater

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Archie Spotlight Digest: Archie 75th Anniversary Digest (Archie, 2016 series) #10, inks are credited to Rich Koslowski.

Reggiestiltskin (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper [as Bettina]; Veronica Lodge [as Verona]; Reggie Mantle [as Reggiestiltskin]; Cheryl Blossom [as Princess Cheryl]; Archie Andrews [as Prince Archie]; Jughead Jones; The Fairy Godmothers [Josie McCoy; Valerie Brown; Melody Valentine]
Synopsis
Prince Archie's philandering gets two peasant girls in trouble with Princess Cheryl, while the conniving troll Reggiestiltskin conspires to use all three girls for his own ends.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Artist Shultz draws Josie with her original sixties hair style, while Melody and Valerie are more contemporary looking.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Bad Hair Daze!
    The Story of the Rapunzels; Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Betty and The Beast
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Snow White and the Riverdale Dwarves
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Little Mermaids
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Reggiestiltskin
    Betty and Veronica
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