(August 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
Barcode
009128467481 08
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
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come over here, Archie! I have a T.V.... a satellite dish... a fridge and a CD player!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Poor Betty can't even compete with Veronica in her dreams.
Keywords
desert island; dream

Hold the Phone (Table of Contents: 1)

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; Pop Tate; Jason the chauffeur; Hiram Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Gaston the chef
Synopsis
Veronica's new hi-tech mobile phone, courtesy of Dilton, seems to be doing more than just giving Miss Lodge free range in communications.

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

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
Tell Us Your Most Intimate Secrets
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

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

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
Dave Manak ?; Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Last July
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Meet The Conservation Corps" and Jughead #50. Reprints of the covers illustrate the page.

Fab Job (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 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; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Fifi the maid; Ethel Muggs; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
When Betty gets picked at random to model for an ad agency, Veronica starts scheming to ease her out of the picture.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #235, inks are credited to Jim DeCarlo.

Sweater Girl (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; Alice Cooper; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty received a designer sweater from Paris from her aunt. Not liking the color, she tries to give it to Veronica as a gift, but Veronica becomes incensed at being asked to wear "hand-me-downs".

Tell Us About P.E.T. Plastic Recycling (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 beverage bottles.

The Big Switch (Table of Contents: 7)

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; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
To keep Archie away from Mrs. Lodge's fashion show, and away from Veronica, Betty assigns covering the story for the school paper to Reggie. But Reggie prefers Archie's assignment of covering girls' sports and surreptitiously switches the assignments.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Come over here, Archie! I have a T.V.... a satellite dish... a fridge and a CD player!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Hold the Phone
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["Tell Us Your Most Intimate Secrets"]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  4. 3. ["Last July"]
    Editor's Notebook
  5. 4. Fab Job
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Sweater Girl
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Tell Us About P.E.T. Plastic Recycling
    Archie
  8. 7. The Big Switch
    Betty and Veronica
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