(September 2001)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.99 USD; 2.39 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
every 4 weeks, twice in May
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
762816467483 16411
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (Editor-In-Chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ronnie, you'll flip over wakeboarding!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Reprints

Ultimo the Ultimate Teen (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; superhero; teen
Characters
Ultimo [Archie Andrews]; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Michelle; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
A "summer fantasy", Ultimo doesn't pay Betty and Veronica enough attention.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Similar to stories in early 1960s Archie's Madhouse.

Dear Betty & Veronica (Table of Contents: 2)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sara Algase (credited)
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte
Inks
Ellen Leonforte
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; ?

Indexer Notes

Header by Ellen Leonforte

Life Without Archie (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Archie is always in Mr. Lodge's hair, until Mr. Lodge and Betty turns Veronica into a surfer.
Reprints
Keywords
badminton; surfing

Fan Art (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Colors
?
Letters
typeset; ?

Indexer Notes

Fan art by Lauren Coleman (Woodstock, Ga), Shannon Olsen (Edmonton, BC, Canada), and Octavia Battle (LaVergne, TX)

Star Struck (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Angelo Decesare (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Sam Smedly; Brad Brattski
Synopsis
A creepy guy is following Betty & Veronica around with a lens - but he's Sam Smedly, and he wants them to be in the background while he films "the Sunburn Squad". The star of the show is less impressed.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest (Archie, 1987 series) #225, writing is credited to George Gladir, pencils are credited to Dan DeCarlo and inks are credited to Alison Flood.

Swimsuit Fashions (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Indexer Notes

Fan fashion by Olivia Harper (North Liberty, Iowa)

Bead Work (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty is diving for pearls in Veronica's pool.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Ronnie, you'll flip over wakeboarding!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Ultimo the Ultimate Teen
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Dear Betty & Veronica
  4. 3. Life Without Archie
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Fan Art
  6. 5. Star Struck
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Swimsuit Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Bead Work
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Steven Rowe