(October 1989)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except for June and December
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
071896467482 10
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 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
It's either your lunch basket, Betty, or my perfume is more powerful than I thought!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
At the beach, Betty and Veronica are attracting undue attention.
Reprints

Spoil Sport (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
At the Riverdale High Annual Picnic, Veronica reluctantly agrees to participate in the various picnic games, and only to one-up Betty and keep her away from Archie.
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Veronica's Fashions By The Sea (Table of Contents: 2)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Dan DeCarlo Jr. ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
No story; Veronica models fashion designs submitted by readers.
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You Don't Need Drugs (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and the gang tell readers that they can have fun without drugs.

The Voyage (Table of Contents: 4)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Ship Captain
Synopsis
Sabrina and Hilda compliment the captain of an ocean liner on an enjoyable trip.

Surfing Saga (Table of Contents: 5)

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; Roger; Ethel Muggs; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica head for the beach to do some surfing. But primarily on Veronica's mind is trying to impress Roger the handsome lifeguard.
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Keywords
surfing

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #235, the inking is credited to Rudy Lapick.

Rain Dance (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; Dilton Doiley; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica agree to try Dilton's new rain repellent gas.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, How Does It Feel
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes Veronica In Japan, World Of Archie #599, World Of Jughead, Betty & Veronica Summer Fun, Bayou Billy and Jughead's Double Digest #1. Then he outlines how comic book pages are inked.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My Boyfriend Gets Angry
Synopsis
Readers write in seeking advice.

Tennis Love Match (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica is Betty's equal playing tennis, but when she plays Archie she mysteriously loses her game.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's either your lunch basket, Betty, or my perfume is more powerful than I thought!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Spoil Sport
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Veronica's Fashions By The Sea
    Veronica
  4. 3. You Don't Need Drugs
    Archie
  5. 4. The Voyage
    Sabrina
  6. 5. Surfing Saga
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Rain Dance
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. ["Well, How Does It Feel"]
    Editor's Notebook
  9. 8. ["My Boyfriend Gets Angry"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Tennis Love Match
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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