(September 1991)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.00 USD; 1.20 CAD; 0.75 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie 50th Anniversary
Barcode
071896467482 09
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
Alison Flood (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow, Jug, look at those pigs put it away!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The girls overhear Archie and Jughead talking about some prize pigs at the fair and think the boys are talking about them.
Reprints

An Ugly Win (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
When Veronica hears that Betty and Archie plan to run together on the Woodland Nature Trail, she invites herself along to make sure all they do is run.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
Stan Goldberg; Bill Golliher
Inks
Henry Scarpelli; ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This Month, I'd Like To Tell You
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick outlines his travel itinerary for the month, then promotes Archie Giant Series #622 and #624. Reprints of the covers illustrate the column.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My Friend Is A Real Bossy Type
Synopsis
Readers write in seeking advice.

Economy Kick (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Tommy; Norman; Jeffrey; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Betty gives Veronica a demonstration on how comparison shopping can reduce one's food bill. But what impresses Veronica most is all the handsome store clerks she meets along the way.
Reprints

Fortune Cookie (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Readers must remove designated letters to get the answer to what is on Betty's fortune cookie.

It's A Snap (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty is teaching a photography class to elementary school girls and Veronica wants to see the results of her work.
Reprints

Checks, Stripes And Dots (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
No story; Veronica models fashion designs submitted by reader Eleanor Thomas.
Reprints

Lodge, On Luck (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica doubts Betty's claim that a jade necklace she wears is a good luck charm until circumstances seem to provide proof.
Reprints
Keywords
good luck charm

Snip Six-pack Rings (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Hot Dog and Jughead show readers another environmental tip.

Indexer Notes

This is Archie's Environmental Tip #5. It appears on the inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Wow, Jug, look at those pigs put it away!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. An Ugly Win
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["This Month, I'd Like To Tell You"]
    Editor's Notebook
  4. 3. ["My Friend Is A Real Bossy Type"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Economy Kick
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Fortune Cookie
    Betty
  7. 6. It's A Snap
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Checks, Stripes And Dots
    Veronica's Fashions
  9. 8. Lodge, On Luck
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Snip Six-pack Rings
    Archie
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