Betty #28
(August 1995)

Archie, 1992 Series
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Price
1.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1995-06-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
?
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reflection
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty stares wistfully at her reflection in a pond.
Reprints

A Case Of Nerves (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty Cooper, Super Sleuther / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Mark Brewer
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; "Big Barrel" Blastum (villain); "Sawed Off" Sharply (villain); Pappy Pines
Synopsis
While on a fishing trip with her parents in the wilds upstate, Betty stumbles across the trail of two escaped bank robbers and one very angry bear.
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Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest (Archie, 1987 series) #225, inks are credited to Mike Esposito.

Betty's Fun Fashions (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
No story; Betty models fashion designs submitted by readers.
Reprints

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

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

Betty & Veronica's Back Issue Checklist (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dear Betty / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sara Algase
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte
Inks
Ellen Leonforte
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset; Ellen Leonforte

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm Eleven Years Old
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
"Betty" answers reader letters.

Getting Into The Act (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hildy; Svenson the janitor; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Svenson builds a wheelchair ramp onto the stage in the auditorium so a wheelchair-bound student can audition for the school play.

Indexer Notes

PSA is co-sponsored by United Cerebral Palsy Associations.

Rain Maker (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Ken Selig
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Caramel; Allwet the Rainmaker
Synopsis
While photographing scenery in Mystic Valley, and cooling off from being stood up by Archie, Betty encounters a Norse godling named Allwet the Rainmaker, who has similar woes.
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Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #214, inks are credited to Mike Esposito.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tracy Hoard; Crystal Giblin; Janelle Giblin; Jennifer Vallero
Inks
Tracy Hoard; Crystal Giblin; Janelle Giblin; Jennifer Vallero
Colors
?
Letters
Ellen Leonforte; Bill Yoshida

Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Fan pictures of Betty Cooper.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Editor's Notebook / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
First I Want To Remind
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes the new Hanna-Barbera licensed titles being published by Archie Comics. Then he reminds readers to visit Archie Comics at the 1995 San Diego Comic Con.

Dental Plan (Table of Contents: 13)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Doug Crane; Ken Selig (uncredited)
Inks
Ken Selig
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Veronica Lodge (dream sequence); Reggie Mantle (dream sequence); Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
With a dental appointment looming over her, Betty has a nightmare involving a dental chair and her two chief tormentors at school.
Reprints
Keywords
dentist

Indexer Notes

Page one looks like it was drawn, or redrawn, by Ken Selig.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Reflection"]
    Betty
  2. 1. A Case Of Nerves
    Betty Cooper, Super Sleuther
  3. 2. Betty's Fun Fashions
    Betty
  4. 3. ["This Is Your Last Chance"]
  5. 4. Betty & Veronica's Back Issue Checklist
  6. 5. ["Here Are Your Favorite Comic Books"]
  7. 6. ["I'm Eleven Years Old"]
    Dear Betty
  8. 7. Getting Into The Act
    Archie
  9. 8. Rain Maker
    Betty
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art
  11. 10. ["Your Favorite Cartoon Shows"]
  12. 11. ["Eek! They're Gigantic"]
  13. 12. ["First I Want To Remind"]
    Editor's Notebook
  14. 13. Dental Plan
    Betty
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Peter Croome
  • Mark Boyer
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Karl Wilcox
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