(March 2002)

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
009128467481 70
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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)

Pencils
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where are the brakes on this thing?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords
mountain; slope; snow; snowboarding

A Tale of Two Papers (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper; Miss Grundy; Kathleen Webb
Synopsis
Betty gets a D plus on her writing assignment while Veronica gets an A, then the story goes back to show how that happened.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Appearance by Kathleen Webb (the writer).

Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 2)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sara Algase
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Also features Message Board.

Gadgets Galore (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica go to an electronic show to learn about new gadgets for teenage girls.
Reprints
Keywords
blacklight diary; robot dog

Fan Art (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Synopsis
Fan art of Betty and Veronica by: Gabrielle Shumate (Kenn, WA); Molly Kubes (age 10, Grimsby, ON, Canada); Magdalene Hebenstreit (Monona, WI).

Pointing It Out (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
? [as Kennedy]
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty points her finger at Veronica wanting them to duke it out over Archie once and for all. Veronica offers to buy her a manicure.
Keywords
nails

Purse Strings (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Betty tries to convince Veronica that she doesn't need to carry a purse and all these bad and messy things happen to Veronica.
Reprints
Keywords
feminism; feminist; handbag; nail; stain

Indexer Notes

Different writer in reprint credits.

Editor's Notebook (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Way Out There (Table of Contents: 8)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Veronica talks about dining in a restaurant on the moon.

Ever Wary (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
? [as Kennedy]
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty uses her pom-poms to hide a cute girl from Archie.
Reprints
Keywords
basketball; cheerleader; cheerleading; pom-poms

The Shape of Things to Come (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica piles on clothes insisting it's a fashion trend from Japan. Next week she's all about tight clothes from Italy.
Reprints
Keywords
fashion; frumpy; overdressed
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Where are the brakes on this thing?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. A Tale of Two Papers
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Dear Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Gadgets Galore
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Fan Art
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Pointing It Out
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Purse Strings
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Editor's Notebook
  9. 8. Way Out There
    Veronica
  10. 9. Ever Wary
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. The Shape of Things to Come
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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