(May 1992)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.25 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1992-02-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
009128467481 05
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 from Archie...Archie Andrews, Where Are You? Digest Magazine #80.


[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
Maybe you should take a break and give your credit cards a chance to cool off!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
At the mall, Veronica's credit cards begin to smoke from overuse.

Indexer Notes

Dan DeCarlo puts in a caricature of himself in the scene. He is visible over Veronica's right shoulder.

You Can't Always Get What You Want! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty is sick of cold weather, so Veronica offers to fly her to Hawaii.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #36, writing is credited to Frank Doyle and inks are credited to Rudy Lapick.

Poor, Poor Girl (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica speculate on what life would be like if they were poor.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest (Archie, 1987 series) #221, inks are credited to Rudy Lapick.

Beauty and Her Bears (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
A two page center spread of Betty Cooper posing in shorts and a cut-off blouse with her collection of teddy bears.
Reprints

Bird Ladies of Riverdale (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; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jealous of the praise Betty garners when she spreads bird seed on the school grounds to feed hungry birds, Veronica decides to do the same. But naturally she can't settle for just spreading common bird seed.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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'm Having A Problem
Synopsis
Readers write in seeking advice.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As I'm Writing This Column
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes Archie #400. The column is illustrated with a reproduction of the cover.

Beautiful Dreamer (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
During a sleepover at Veronica's house, Betty and Veronica disrupt each others' dreams about romance with Archie.
Reprints
Keywords
dream

Archie's 10 Tips For A Better World (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie and the girls present a wheel with tips on being more environmentally friendly.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Maybe you should take a break and give your credit cards a chance to cool off!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. You Can't Always Get What You Want!
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Poor, Poor Girl
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Beauty and Her Bears
    Betty
  5. 4. Bird Ladies of Riverdale
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["I'm Having A Problem"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. ["As I'm Writing This Column"]
    Editor's Notebook
  8. 7. Beautiful Dreamer
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Archie's 10 Tips For A Better World
    Archie
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