(July 2019)

Archie, 1987 Series
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196
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On-sale Date
2019-05-15
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Colors
Rosario Peña (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We need to stop lending clothes to each other!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump

[How to get your free comic] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Ghost of a Chance (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Betty takes Veronica ghost hunting.
Keywords
ghost

Delightful Dilemma (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Svenson
Synopsis
Veronica wins a contest to spend a week in England with her favorite rock star.
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Indexer Notes

Features a poster of Twisted Cousins (Twisted Sister). Rad Strewit (Rod Stewart) and Michael Jackstone (Michael Jackson) also make appearances in Veronica's fantasy sequence.

Get Your Goat (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
John Rose (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
John Workman (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Archie try to herd a lost goat back to the farm of Betty's uncle.
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Indexer Notes

Despite the logo, Veronica Lodge does not appear in this story.

Keen Competition (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Veronica will go into business upon graduation, based on her knowledge of competition.
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Drive-In Drama (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hermione Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Veronica convinces her father to build the town a drive-in movie theater.
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Keywords
drive-in movie theatre

Custard's Last Stand (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Red (an ice creamer seller); Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis
When a local ice cream seller appears to be going out of business -- one that sold ice cream to the children of Riverdale since the gang were children--, Betty and the gang put on a variety show to raise money to help him out.
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[Read it all on the Archie App.] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Zelda's Dream Date (Table of Contents: 9)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Holly Golightly [as Holly G!] (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Zelda; Aunt Hilda; Salem
Synopsis
Sabrina brings a fashion doll to life so he can be Zelda's date for a class reunion.
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Gorilla My Dreams (Table of Contents: 10)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Salem; Aunt Zelda; Mr. Bunsin; Harvey
Synopsis
Sabrina dreams about spells changing folks into gorillas.
Reprints
Keywords
gorilla

The Homecoming! (Table of Contents: 11)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Hilda Spellman; Della, the head witch; Zelda Spellman; Eyeda; Cleara; Chip
Synopsis
Della summons the Spellmans back to Riverdale. Chip stows his head in Sabrina's bowling bag. A mortal takes Sabrina's bag at the bowling alley and she must use Chip's head as a bowling ball.
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Keywords
bowling

Indexer Notes

Last Gravestone Heights story

Spellbound (Table of Contents: 12)

Sabrina / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Sabrina

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the clue to find out how Sabrina can make a boy notice her.

Hair Affair (Table of Contents: 13)

Salem / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Salem; Sabrina; Aunt Zelda; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Someone borrowed Sabrina's hairdryer.
Reprints

Spell Check! (Table of Contents: 14)

Sabrina / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Sabrina
Synopsis
Figure out what spell Sabrina wants to cast by striking designated letters.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Dress Distress (Table of Contents: 15)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Gina; Amy
Synopsis
Sabrina gets even after being insulted by a fellow classmate.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Added Feature (Table of Contents: 16)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Synopsis
Sabrina and her aunts check out the new flying vacuums.
Reprints

[Star Trek You Can't Beat the Classics] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Diamond Select / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Graphic Novel Super Store] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good shot, Betty!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty gets a hole-in-one the hard way.
Reprints
Keywords
golf; hole-in-one

[Archie Comics Presents] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Modest Mood (Table of Contents: 21)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't stand conceited boys like Gerald and Gary!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Gerald; Gary; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica doesn't like conceited boys.
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[Riverdale High] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

Hair Flair (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The girls use a computer that shows them what their boyfriends would look like with different hair styles.
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[Official Betty and Veronica Merch!] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Active to Casual Fashions (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Your Number's Up (Table of Contents: 26)

Betty and Me / 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; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty races over to Archie's house, all dressed up to go out, only to find that Archie's father needed help with a math problem.
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You've Got Me in Stitches (Table of Contents: 27)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Desperate for help with his homework, Archie goes so far as pursue Betty to her volunteer job as a candy-striper at the hospital.
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Shipwrecked (Table of Contents: 28)

Betty and Me / 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
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Billy Boston; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
On the advice of Billy Boston, resident psychologist of the Chock'lit Shoppe, Betty gets Jughead to convince Archie to demand an answer from Veronica on whether she'll go out with him in the hopes that she'll turn him down.
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Pass Me By (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tsk! Poor Betty!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's mom tries unsuccessfully to help Betty get Archie's attention.
Reprints

Bridesmaid Charade (Table of Contents: 30)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Cousin Alice
Synopsis
Veronica readily agrees to be a bridesmaid for her cousin Alice. What she doesn't agree on is Alice's choice of bridesmaid fashions.
Reprints
Keywords
bridesmaid; wedding

Historical Perspective! (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
T. J. Kirsch (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to decide what era they would like to have lived during.
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One Too Many Parties! (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Script
Barbara Slate (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Isabella; Smithers; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica both throw a party on the same day.
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Watered Downer! (Table of Contents: 33)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Svenson; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
All Betty wants is to soak in the tub.

Shopping Daze (Table of Contents: 34)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hermione Lodge; Reggie Mantle (virtual image only)
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge lets Veronica test out his Department Store of the future.
Reprints

Stuff (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty helps Veronica clean her room and donate things she doesn't need and Veronica returns the favor for Betty.
Reprints

The Spelling Test! (Table of Contents: 36)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; bookstore owner; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica visits an antique bookstore to buy a gift for her father. She buys a magical spell book instead of a spelling book.
Reprints
Keywords
book; bookshop

Time Grinds On (Table of Contents: 37)

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

Script
John Costanza (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mrs. Andrews; Mr. Andrews
Synopsis
Archie leaves a present for his mother, an antique clock, with Veronica.
Reprints

Scratching the Surface! (Table of Contents: 38)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Veronica goes tearing through the mansion with a problem only her mother can solve.
Reprints

A Whole Lot of Hang-Ups (Table of Contents: 39)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Mark Brewer (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Unidentified phone company personnel
Synopsis
Betty keeps getting phone calls at home, but because she's always in the farthest place in the house from the phone, she can never reach it before the caller hangs up.
Reprints

A Tale Oft Told (Table of Contents: 40)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Cousin Leroy; Gaston the chef
Synopsis
Veronica tries to prove a series of accidents involving Archie aren't his fault, so Archie can accompany her on a yacht excursion.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Despite the logo, Betty Cooper does not appear in this story.

We're in the Money (Table of Contents: 41)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (layouts, credited); Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Alison Flood (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Muffy; Mr. Dinero; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
At the invitation of a friend, Veronica takes Betty on a tour of Poshly High, where the children of Riverdale's elite go to school.
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Daddy's Little Girl (Table of Contents: 42)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Alan Brady
Synopsis
To get out of a blind date with a son of her dad's client, Veronica disguises herself as a ten year-old girl with freckles and lollipop.
Reprints

[Betty #180] (Table of Contents: 43)

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

Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm crashing this prom!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jason Blossom
Reprints

The Prom Crashers, Part Two (Table of Contents: 44)

Betty / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ginger Lopez; Nancy Woods; Ethel Muggs; Cheryl Blossom; Jason Blossom; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
All of the Riverdale students end up crashing the Pembrooke High prom.
Reprints
Keywords
prom

[20% off all Archie Comics] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

Midtown Comics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

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

The Hero (Table of Contents: 47)

Betty and Me / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty tells everyone that Archie can tear a phone book in half.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Subscribe Today and Save At store.archiecomics.com] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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

[Archie Milestones] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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

Prom Style (Table of Contents: 50)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fashion
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[Build Your Own Comics Double Digests Subscription!] (Table of Contents: 51) (Expand) /

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

[Try these new Archie comics digests!] (Table of Contents: 52) (Expand) /

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

[Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 53) (Expand) /

CW / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Chilling Adventures of Sabrina] (Table of Contents: 54) (Expand) /

Netflix / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["We need to stop lending clothes to each other!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. [How to get your free comic]
  3. 2. Ghost of a Chance
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Delightful Dilemma
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Get Your Goat
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Keen Competition
    Veronica
  7. 6. Drive-In Drama
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Custard's Last Stand
    Betty
  9. 8. [Read it all on the Archie App.]
  10. 9. Zelda's Dream Date
    Sabrina
  11. 10. Gorilla My Dreams
    Sabrina
  12. 11. The Homecoming!
    Sabrina
  13. 12. Spellbound
    Sabrina
  14. 13. Hair Affair
    Salem
  15. 14. Spell Check!
    Sabrina
  16. 15. Dress Distress
    Sabrina
  17. 16. Added Feature
    Sabrina
  18. 17. [Star Trek You Can't Beat the Classics]
    Diamond Select
  19. 18. [Graphic Novel Super Store]
  20. 19. ["Good shot, Betty!"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin-Up
  21. 20. [Archie Comics Presents]
  22. 21. Modest Mood
    Veronica
  23. 22. [Riverdale High]
  24. 23. Hair Flair
    Betty and Veronica
  25. 24. [Official Betty and Veronica Merch!]
  26. 25. Active to Casual Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  27. 26. Your Number's Up
    Betty and Me
  28. 27. You've Got Me in Stitches
    Betty and Me
  29. 28. Shipwrecked
    Betty and Me
  30. 29. Pass Me By
    Betty and Me
  31. 30. Bridesmaid Charade
    Veronica
  32. 31. Historical Perspective!
    Betty and Veronica
  33. 32. One Too Many Parties!
    Betty and Veronica
  34. 33. Watered Downer!
    Betty
  35. 34. Shopping Daze
    Betty and Veronica
  36. 35. Stuff
    Betty and Veronica
  37. 36. The Spelling Test!
    Veronica
  38. 37. Time Grinds On
    Betty and Veronica
  39. 38. Scratching the Surface!
    Veronica
  40. 39. A Whole Lot of Hang-Ups
    Betty
  41. 40. A Tale Oft Told
    Betty and Veronica
  42. 41. We're in the Money
    Betty and Veronica
  43. 42. Daddy's Little Girl
    Betty and Veronica
  44. 43. [Betty #180]
    Betty
  45. 44. The Prom Crashers, Part Two
    Betty
  46. 45. [20% off all Archie Comics]
    Midtown Comics
  47. 46. [The Digest Bundle Pack Just Got Bigger!]
  48. 47. The Hero
    Betty and Me
  49. 48. [Subscribe Today and Save At store.archiecomics.com]
  50. 49. [Archie Milestones]
  51. 50. Prom Style
    Betty and Veronica
  52. 51. [Build Your Own Comics Double Digests Subscription!]
  53. 52. [Try these new Archie comics digests!]
  54. 53. [Riverdale]
    CW
  55. 54. [Chilling Adventures of Sabrina]
    Netflix
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