(October 1988)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
32
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Enterprises Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
076956145058
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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 and Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What makes you think you're the world's worst gardener, Ronnie?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Model Mania! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
When Archie and Reggie are drooling over women's fashions in a magazine, Betty and Veronica decide to try to imitate the poses of the models in the magazine.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits in this story are different from reprints.

Surprise Ending! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Archie and His Friends / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
"Betty and Veronica" give advice to readers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Health Education
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
PSA about AIDS.

Grease Monkey! (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
James DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Joe the mechanic; Veronica Lodge; Lance (Veronica's date)
Synopsis
Veronica makes fun of Betty for getting a job as a mechanic but ends up needing her services anyways when her date's car breaks down.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #245.

The Spelling Test! (Table of Contents: 6)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Let's Do the FruitSlush Mush! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

The Archies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Betty's Outrageous Fashions (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty Cooper models clothing designs from Samantha Lee (Holliston, MA).

Just an Average Kind of Guy (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty makes a list of positive and negative qualities about Archie and uses reverse psychology on Veronica to win a date to the dance with Archie.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What makes you think you're the world's worst gardener, Ronnie?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Model Mania!
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Surprise Ending!
    Archie and His Friends
  4. 3. Dear Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. ["Health Education"]
  6. 5. Grease Monkey!
    Betty
  7. 6. The Spelling Test!
    Veronica
  8. 7. Let's Do the FruitSlush Mush!
    The Archies
  9. 8. Betty's Outrageous Fashions
    Betty
  10. 9. Just an Average Kind of Guy
    Betty and Veronica
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