(April 1997)

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
One day my likeness will be on a stamp!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; James Dean (picture); Marilyn Monroe (picture); Elvis Presley (picture)
Synopsis
Veronica boasts that one day her face will be on a U.S. Postage Stamp.

Indexer Notes

Ironically enough, Veronica's boast came true. On July 16, 2010, the U.S. Postal Service issued a block of 44 cent commemoratives titled "Sunday Funnies". Among the stamps on the sheet was one of Veronica Lodge, along with Archie and Betty, sipping on an ice cream soda together.

The Trophy (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Cheryl continues to beat Betty and Veronica's time with Archie at the ski lodge.
Reprints
Keywords
snowboarding

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

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

Script
Sara Algase [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte
Inks
Ellen Leonforte
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Veronica, I Ate My Lunch At 10:30
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Not So Great Debate (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica are assigned opposite positions in a classroom debate. Secretly they agree that the winner will accompany Archie to Friday night's concert.
Reprints

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

Fan Art / illustration / 0.75 page (report information)

Pencils
Nadine Matesowicz; Kate Schmidek; Maggie Jefferson
Inks
Nadine Matesowicz; Kate Schmidek; Maggie Jefferson
Colors
Nadine Matesowicz; Kate Schmidek; Maggie Jefferson
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 5)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Fred Mausser
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Filed September 27, 1996; Listed owner(s): Michael I. Silberkleit, Richard H. Goldwater, both of 325 Fayette Avenue, Mamaroneck, NY, 10543; Publisher Michael I. Silberkleit; Editor Richard H. Goldwater; Managing Editor Victor Gorelick; Total Paid Circulation, avg 12 months: 47,010

Sleepless at Betty's (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Unable to stand the paint fumes in the Lodge mansion, Veronica bunks in at the Cooper house. But sleeping there turns out to be little comfort.
Reprints

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If You Think Sabrina
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes the new Cheryl Blossom ongoing series, as well as Jughead #91 and the Sabrina television show on ABC.

Patches Pals (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
The girls model fashion designs submitted by readers.
Reprints

Something To Cheer About (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Ethel Muggs; Nancy Woods; Fashion Designer Pierre
Synopsis
Disgusted with the design of the Riverdale High cheerleader uniforms, Veronica hires a premiere fashion designer to make one that properly shows her off to the crowd.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["One day my likeness will be on a stamp!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Trophy
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["Gee, Veronica, I Ate My Lunch At 10:30"]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  4. 3. Not So Great Debate
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art
  6. 5. Statement of Ownership
  7. 6. Sleepless at Betty's
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. ["If You Think Sabrina"]
    Editor's Notebook
  9. 8. Patches Pals
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Something To Cheer About
    Betty and Veronica
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