(October 1987)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year in Feb., April, June, July, Aug., Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics 45th Anniversary
Barcode
027100069607 10
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now there's an unusual sight! Veronica getting her swimsuit wet!!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
A sudden cloudburst at the beach does what the ocean waves can't.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; rain; swimsuit

You Don't Need Drugs ... (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie outlines healthy alternatives to drug use.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Team Effort (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Jason
Synopsis
Veronica enters a volleyball tournament to get closer to Archie. She recruits her father's deck hand Jason to help her cheat to win.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; volleyball

What's New? The New Archies! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The New Archies; NBC / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Veronica's Summer Fashion Collection (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fashion
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica models fashion designs submitted by readers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fashions by Lisa Sullivan (Portsmouth, N.H.), Marty Sterner (Reedville, Va.), Steffanie Halley (Woodwark, Okla.), and Melanie Hemed (Ontario, Canada).

Suits Me Fine (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Veronica berates Archie for being late for a date, then keeps him waiting an hour while she selects an outfit.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; swimsuits

T.G.I.F. (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty takes a summer job, then begins regretting all the fun Veronica and Archie are having together in her absence.
Reprints
Keywords
summer job

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

Dear Betty and Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

Betty's Mystery Puzzle!! (Table of Contents: 8)

Dilton's Puzzle Pals / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed as RGO)
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed as RGO)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed as RGO)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed as RGO)

Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Unscramble the words to learn the suspects in the mystery novel Betty is reading.
Reprints

Chores (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Jim Ruth
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews (reference only)
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge gives the staff the day off and assigns the household work to Veronica to teach her a lesson.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; chores
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Now there's an unusual sight! Veronica getting her swimsuit wet!!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. You Don't Need Drugs ...
    Archie
  3. 2. Team Effort
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. What's New? The New Archies!
    The New Archies; NBC
  5. 4. Veronica's Summer Fashion Collection
    Veronica
  6. 5. Suits Me Fine
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. T.G.I.F.
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Betty's Mystery Puzzle!!
    Dilton's Puzzle Pals
  10. 9. Chores
    Betty and Veronica
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