(October 1993)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.25 USD
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 10
Editing
Victor Gorelick

Issue Notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed as DD)
Inks
Alison Flood (signed as AMF)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew! I'm hot! I've got to cool off!
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints
Keywords
beach; hot; sun

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from a Betty and Veronica pin-up from Betty and Veronica Comics Digest Magazine (Archie, 1983 series) #5.

The Changeling (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
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Barney (the babysitter)
Synopsis
Veronica chastises Betty for going running in the hot summer but invites her over afterward to use her pool. Some scruffy kids are already in the pool along with their babysitter Barney.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Sara Algase
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica answer readers' questions.

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

Editor's Notebook / in-house column / 0.5 page (report information)

Spot Check (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty [Archie feature] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty gets a big pimple before a date with Archie and tries everything to cover it up.
Reprints
Keywords
acne; blemish; dance; pimple cream; zit

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

Archie and the Gang / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tell Us About Recycling PET Plastic Containers
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Keywords
recycling

Balls of Ire (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Veronica has three beach balls made, each with a photo of Archie, Reggie and Jughead on them. Dilton installs a video camera that records how much fun the girls are having with the beach balls.
Reprints
Keywords
candid camera; pool

Indexer Notes

Inks credits differ in reprint.

There's Such a Thing as Being Too Rich (Table of Contents: 7)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Smith (as Hal Smith)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Genie of the lamp
Synopsis
A genie grants Veronica two wishes.
Reprints
Keywords
genie; lamp; money; wish

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #59, writing is credited to Frank Doyle, pencils to Dan DeCarlo Jr. and inks to Jim DeCarlo.

Black & White Sophisticates (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Fashion page featuring black and white clothing.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Whew! I'm hot! I've got to cool off!"]
  2. 1. The Changeling
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Editor's Notebook
  5. 4. Spot Check
    Betty [Archie feature]
  6. 5. ["Tell Us About Recycling PET Plastic Containers"]
    Archie and the Gang
  7. 6. Balls of Ire
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. There's Such a Thing as Being Too Rich
    Veronica
  9. 8. Black & White Sophisticates
    Betty and Veronica
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