(November 1993)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.25 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
009128467481 11
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 [as DD] (signed)
Inks
Alison Flood [as AMF] (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why pack extra lunches?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
After seeing Veronica's new swimsuit, Betty decides to prepare for a large boy population at the beach.
Keywords
bathing suits; sandwiches

Reality Check (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; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The girls get some hi-tech help from Dilton when Archie and Reggie become obsessed with a new Virtual Reality arcade game.
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Keywords
virtual reality

Great Date! (Table of Contents: 2)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Word search puzzle with a theme of what Betty and Archie did on their date.

A Blast from the Past (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; Hermione Lodge; Nancy Woods; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica are set to attend a '70s themed dance, in full era costume, but find themselves enduring one delay after another waiting for Archie and Reggie to pick them up.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #233, inks were credited to Rudy Lapick.

Dealer's Choice (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; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
In return for all the nice things Betty does for her, Veronica decides to give her a date with Archie, free and clear of any Veronica interference.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Keeping your home safe...
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes the limited edition comic "Archie & Friends Versus The Household Toxic Wastes" that he plans to give away at the 1993 San Diego Comic Convention.

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

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

Script
Sara Algase [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
Sara Algase [as SJA] (signed); Ellen Leonforte [as el] (signed)
Inks
Sara Algase [as SJA] (signed); Ellen Leonforte [as el] (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset; Sara Algase; Ellen Leonforte

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Getting to know a lot of people real well...
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

Goin' Country (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rex W. Lindsey (signed)
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rex W. Lindsey

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mangle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead, dressed as a country & western singer, plays a guitar as the gang, also dressed in western fashion, dance.

Generation Gasp (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; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty comes down in old, worn clothing as part of her new "grunge" look. However, her parents assume that she's dressed to help paint the living room and hand her a paintbrush.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Why pack extra lunches?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Reality Check
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Great Date!
  4. 3. A Blast from the Past
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Dealer's Choice
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["Keeping your home safe..."]
    Editor's Notebook
  7. 6. ["Getting to know a lot of people real well..."]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  8. 7. Goin' Country
    Jughead
  9. 8. Generation Gasp
    Betty and Veronica
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