(July 1993)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.25 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
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
How's the view up there, Arch?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty, Veronica, Archie and Jughead are going mountain climbing and, with the girls' state of dress, Archie doesn't seem to mind them being ahead of him.
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Fair Play (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Charlene
Synopsis
Archie has a free evening from his job working at the county fair, and both Betty and Veronica are determined to occupy every moment of that free evening, at the others expense.
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Indexer Notes

On page 2, panel one, both Betty and Veronica speak the same line of dialogue, but the word balloon only points to Betty.

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

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Other Day I Received A Letter
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick urges readers to ask their local newspapers to carry the Archie syndicated newspaper strip. A sample of the strip illustrates the page.

Feelings (Table of Contents: 3)

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
Veronica gets a crisis of confidence when one handsome man walks past her without noticing her.
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Get A Life (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; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Watching his daughter and Betty engage in a vigorous badminton game gets Mr. Lodge pining for his youth. So he grabs Smithers and challenges the girls to a doubles match.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
? [as Betty and Veronica]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Really Like This One Boy
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

Recycling Plastic Containers (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Golliher
Inks
Bill Golliher
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Recycling Pete
Synopsis
Archie and the girls urge readers to recycle plastic soda bottles.

Fiddle-Dee-Dumb (Table of Contents: 7)

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; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica are surprised by Reggie's sudden virtuosity on the violin.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["How's the view up there, Arch?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Fair Play
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["The Other Day I Received A Letter"]
    Editor's Notebook
  4. 3. Feelings
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Get A Life
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["I Really Like This One Boy"]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  7. 6. Recycling Plastic Containers
    Archie
  8. 7. Fiddle-Dee-Dumb
    Betty and Veronica
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