(December 1988)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year in Feb., Mar., 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
Barcode
076956145058 12
Editing
Victor Gorelick; 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 and Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, Archie just adored my Halloween costume!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Reggie Mantle
Keywords
costume party; Halloween

Poetic Justice! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie mock the rhymes in the girls' cheerleading routines, and claim that they could do better.
Reprints

T. V. Guise (Table of Contents: 2)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Reprints

Computo-Girl! (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

word puzzle

Health Education (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee conducts an AIDS awareness class.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the Centers for Disease Control

Beauties and the Beasts (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Nancy Woods; Midge Klump; Ethel Muggs; Smithers (cameo)
Synopsis
The boys crash Veronica's slumber party and get thrown out.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #236, writer is credited as Frank Doyle and pencils are credited as Dan DeCarlo.

Tongue Tied (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
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica tries out her foreign language skills on some exchange students but her accent is laughable.
Reprints

Belted Beauties (Table of Contents: 7)

Veronica's Fashions / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; fashion
Characters
Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

fashions submitted by Janette Choi; Errin Minish; Katie Cote; Angela Saxena; Britta Ledy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Eda Edwards ? [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
Joe Edwards

Indexer Notes

advice column

A Weighted Problem (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Smithers (cameo)
Synopsis
Veronica is appalled that she has gained five pounds and obsessively tries to lose weight but it turns out that her scale was broken.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty, Archie just adored my Halloween costume!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Poetic Justice!
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. T. V. Guise
    Veronica
  4. 3. Computo-Girl!
    Betty
  5. 4. Health Education
    Archie
  6. 5. Beauties and the Beasts
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Tongue Tied
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Belted Beauties
    Veronica's Fashions
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. A Weighted Problem
    Betty and Veronica
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