(October 1990)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year in Jan., Feb., Mar., Apr., May, July, Aug., Sept., Oct., and Nov.
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; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the fairest in the mall?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints
Keywords
mall; mirror; Snow White

Chocolate Crunchville (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Sonny the Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

I Wish You Well (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited) (layouts); Dan Parent (credited) (finished pencils)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle (cameo)
Synopsis
After overhearing Betty make a wish at a wishing well to attend a concert with Archie, Archie does odd jobs to raise the money to make the wish come true.
Reprints
Keywords
wishing well

3 Issues for $2.00 (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Archie's Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

At Last, My Own Double Digest! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Jughead's Double Digest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Hey! Now You Can Have Nickelodeon Anywhere. (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Nickelodeon Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Discount 32 Page Comic Subscriptions (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

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

Editor's Notebook / in-house column / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Letters seeking advice from Amy L. (Clearwater, Fla.), April W. (San Diego, Calif.); and Dot C. (Detroit, Mich.)

The Ultimate Game Club (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

The Ultimate Game Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

An Exercise in Finance (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge wants Veronica to join Betty's exercise class so he can fire Veronica's expensive personal trainer.
Reprints
Keywords
exercise; personal trainer

Fans! Now You Can Join the Exciting Archie Fan Club (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Archie Fan Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Slumber Party. The Last Thing You'll Want to Do is Sleep. (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Slumber Party / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Put a Cap on It (Table of Contents: 13)

Betty [Archie feature] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Reggie Mantle; Zach
Synopsis
Star pitcher Zach tells Betty she's his lucky charm after he hits a home run. It turns out that Zach is fickle and just uses flattery to hook the girls. Betty is not amused.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball; cap; flattery; good luck

Earn Great Prizes or Cash (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Sunshine Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Auto Magic (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Thieves keep stealing Veronica's fancy Ultra-Romero sports cars. Betty comes up with an idea to fool the thieves.
Reprints
Keywords
auto theft; sports car

Subscribe and Save $2.50 (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Check Out Archie's Special Subscription Offer! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Double Your Fun! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Makin' It with Olympic (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Taste of Adventure (Part 3) (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Archie and his Friends; Capri Sun Fruit Drinks / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cool Rule #73 (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Chester Cheetah's Cool Rules; Chee-tos / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the fairest in the mall?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Chocolate Crunchville
    Sonny the Cuckoo Bird; Cocoa Puffs
  3. 2. I Wish You Well
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. 3 Issues for $2.00
    Archie's Checklist
  5. 4. At Last, My Own Double Digest!
    Jughead's Double Digest
  6. 5. Hey! Now You Can Have Nickelodeon Anywhere.
    Nickelodeon Club
  7. 6. Discount 32 Page Comic Subscriptions
    Archie Comics
  8. 7. ["1991 will mark the 50th anniversary of Archie Comics."]
    Editor's Notebook
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. The Ultimate Game Club
    The Ultimate Game Club
  11. 10. An Exercise in Finance
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. Fans! Now You Can Join the Exciting Archie Fan Club
    Archie Fan Club
  13. 12. Slumber Party. The Last Thing You'll Want to Do is Sleep.
    Slumber Party
  14. 13. Put a Cap on It
    Betty [Archie feature]
  15. 14. Earn Great Prizes or Cash
    Sunshine Sales Club
  16. 15. Auto Magic
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. Subscribe and Save $2.50
    Archie digests
  18. 17. Check Out Archie's Special Subscription Offer!
    Archie comics
  19. 18. Double Your Fun!
    Archie Double Digests
  20. 19. Makin' It with Olympic
    Olympic Sales Club
  21. 20. The Taste of Adventure (Part 3)
    Archie and his Friends; Capri Sun Fruit Drinks
  22. 21. Cool Rule #73
    Chester Cheetah's Cool Rules; Chee-tos
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