Betty #8 [Direct]
(September 1993)

Archie, 1992 Series
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Price
1.25 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
8 times a year in Feb., April, June, Aug., Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Editing
Daryl Edelman; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[Sorry Temporarily Out of Stock] (Table of Contents)

Betty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Alison Flood (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
While snorkeling, Betty finds a treasure chest, but no treasure.
Keywords
scuba diving

Indexer Notes

Barry Grossman coloring credit come from Grossman himself, on Facebook 8/19/2016

Friendly Filcher (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
When Archie's dashboard charm disappears from his car, he and Betty immediately suspect the just departed Reggie.
Reprints

Jungle Girl (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Golliher (signed)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Word-find puzzle.

Simian on My Shoulder (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie tries to sabotage Betty and Archie's attempt to transport two zoo animals across town so Archie won't earn the fee and be able to take Veronica to a concert.
Reprints
Keywords
monkey; porcupine

Recycling Plastic Containers (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie and the Gang / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Sponsored by NAPCOR.

Archie Americana Series (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Shutterbug Blues (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty must choose whether or not to accept a lucrative photography offer that will result in public humiliation for Reggie.

The Happy Hiker (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Betty joins Veronica and Mr. Lodge on a nature hike through the woods. But the hike is interrupted by a rapidly spreading forest fire.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This issue credits Bob Bolling as the writer of this story. When it was reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest (Archie, 1987 series) #204, the credit there was listed as George Gladir.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Sorry Temporarily Out of Stock]
    Betty
  2. 1. Friendly Filcher
    Betty's Diary
  3. 2. Jungle Girl
    Betty
  4. 3. Simian on My Shoulder
    Betty
  5. 4. Recycling Plastic Containers
    Archie and the Gang
  6. 5. Archie Americana Series
    Archie
  7. 6. Shutterbug Blues
    Betty
  8. 7. The Happy Hiker
    Betty
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