(February 1999)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.75 USD; 1.95 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
071896467482 02
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
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica, I thought you were going to help me decorate?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica's idea of Christmas spirit is a little different than Betty's.

Snow Flaky (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Flaky The Snowflake
Synopsis
A sentient snowflake narrates the tale of how Betty and Veronica cope with being shut in the mansion by a blizzard.

Weighing In (Table of Contents: 2)

Aunt Hilda & Aunt Zelda / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Salem
Synopsis
Salem sticks the needle in a little too deeply when discussing Hilda's weight loss program.

Oh Meo My! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Angelo DeCesare
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Ethel Muggs; Sam the agent; Meonerdo Disappyroles
Synopsis
Hoping to court favor with Mr. Lodge, the agent for teen heartthrob Meonerdo Disappyroles arranges a visit to the Riverdale chapter of his fan club.
Reprints

You Don't Need Drugs To... (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie tells readers fun alternatives to getting high.

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

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With The Holiday Season
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes Archie's Holiday Fun Digest #13, Sabrina The Teenage Witch #22, Cheryl Blossom #19, and Archie & Friends #33.

Crushing News (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Alan Curtis; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Finding the jacket they think belongs to the hot new boy in school, Betty and Veronica sneak it into the restroom to try it on. Then Veronica gets stuck in it.
Reprints

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

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
?; Ellen Leonforte; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica, This Is The Happiest Time Of Year
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

She Needs a Little Christmas (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty becomes depressed when she sees how much Veronica out-spent her in gift shopping. So, with some prodding from Jughead, Veronica decides to rekindle her best friend's Christmas spirit.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Veronica, I thought you were going to help me decorate?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Snow Flaky
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Weighing In
    Aunt Hilda & Aunt Zelda
  4. 3. Oh Meo My!
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. You Don't Need Drugs To...
    Archie and Friends
  6. 5. ["With The Holiday Season"]
    Editor's Notebook
  7. 6. Crushing News
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. ["Veronica, This Is The Happiest Time Of Year"]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  9. 8. She Needs a Little Christmas
    Betty and Veronica
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