(September 1996)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.50 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
071896467482
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think we need to work out more!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
On the beach, Betty and Veronica contemplate working out.

Winners & Losers (Table of Contents: 1)

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; Cheryl Blossom; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Rex Dexter; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Cheryl's presence causes Betty and Veronica's competitive spirit to amp up, improving their beach volleyball skills just in time for a big tournament.
Reprints
Keywords
beach volleyball

Hoop Scoop (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Randy
Synopsis
Reggie challenges a wheelchair-bound student to a game of pickup basketball

Indexer Notes

Ad co-sponsored by United Cerebral Palsy Associations.

Customer Dis-service (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Davis; Roseanne
Synopsis
Betty lands a job as a waitress in a restaurant and as luck would have it her first customer is Veronica.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Dear Betty & Veronica / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sara Algase [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
Nina Michelle Glaser
Inks
Nina Michelle Glaser
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset; Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Veronica, I'm Feeling So Creative
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Nina Michelle Glaser was a reader who submitted the fan art used to illustrate this column.

Tropical Heat (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / 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
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica model tropical fashions submitted by readers.
Reprints

Under Cover (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty tries to get Veronica to the car without allowing the rain to get her swimsuit wet.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's Nice To Receive Letters
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick explains the discrepancy between what he previously wrote about and what actually was published in Archie #447.

Affluence Influence (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Angela; Hiram Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
To prove Betty's estimation of her mentoring skills wrong, Veronica signs up for the local Big Sister program and is assigned a rebellious hellion from the other side of the tracks.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #214, writing is credited to Barbara Slate and inks are credited to Jimmy DeCarlo.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I think we need to work out more!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Winners & Losers
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Hoop Scoop
    Reggie
  4. 3. Customer Dis-service
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. ["Hey, Veronica, I'm Feeling So Creative"]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  6. 5. Tropical Heat
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Under Cover
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. ["It's Nice To Receive Letters"]
    Editor's Notebook
  9. 8. Affluence Influence
    Betty and Veronica
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