(January 1992)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.00 USD; 1.20 CAD; 0.75 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1991-10-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
071896467482 01
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date taken from house ad in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine #29


[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
When my credit cards arrive I won't have to bother you, daddy!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica stops by the Lodge vault for a little spending cash.
Keywords
money

Peace Pipes (Table of Contents: 1)

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; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
When Betty shows up at school in army fatigues to honor a relative fighting in Operation: Desert Storm, Veronica just has to up the ante by coming in the next day in full antebellum regalia to honor her ancestors.
Reprints

Classic Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty and Veronica / activity / 1 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; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Letter scramble puzzle with a theme of a classic Betty and Veronica misadventure.

Party Time (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Dilton Doiley; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Veronica decides to hold a "Come As You Aren't" party.
Reprints

Veronica's Halloween Pinup (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica is pictured in her skimpy Halloween costume. The illustration is accompanied by a caption describing how her father kept her out of the public eye in said skimpy costume, written in verse.

Quick Study (Table of Contents: 5)

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; Coach Kleats; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Betty is given the task of improving Veronica's reaction time so she can improve her play for the basketball team.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Once again, Coach Kleats is coaching the girl's basketball team, in addition to the Riverdale football team, the baseball team and the boy's basketball team.

Shock Yock (Table of Contents: 6)

Sabrina The Teenage Witch / comic story / 1 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
Synopsis
Hilda tries to help Sabrina impress a new boy at school.
Reprints

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Felt Elated
Synopsis
Readers write in seeking advice.

Boys 'R Us (Table of Contents: 8)

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; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Inspired by police mug books, Veronica gets a camera and starts collecting samples of cute boys for her own "mug book".
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #252, writing is credited to Mike Pellowski and art to Jeff Shultz.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Editor's Notebook / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Victor Gorelick
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Archie 50th Anniversary Card And Poster Contest
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick lists the winners of the Archie 50th Anniversary Card And Poster Contest.

Be a Heatbuster (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
C. Allon (signed)
Inks
Alison Flood [as AMF] (signed)
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Dilton gives readers tips on conserving heat energy during the winter, while Betty snuggles against Archie for warmth.

Indexer Notes

This is Archie's Environmental Tip #9. It appears on the inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["When my credit cards arrive I won't have to bother you, daddy!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Peace Pipes
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Classic Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Party Time
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Veronica's Halloween Pinup
    Veronica
  6. 5. Quick Study
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Shock Yock
    Sabrina The Teenage Witch
  8. 7. ["I Felt Elated"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Boys 'R Us
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. ["The Archie 50th Anniversary Card And Poster Contest"]
    Editor's Notebook
  11. 10. Be a Heatbuster
    Archie
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