(October 2002)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.99 USD; 2.39 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
13 times per year, twice in April
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie 60th Anniversary
Barcode
762816467483 17811
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
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But Veronica is such a good swimmer... mmmph!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica keeps Betty from blowing her scheme to get close to a handsome lifeguard.
Reprints

Ron's Big Plan (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Angelo DeCesare (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Robbie O'Quinn (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Gladys Jones; Cuddles (elephant); Samantha
Synopsis
After Veronica hears that a fellow zoo volunteer might get on national television during the coverage of the birth of a rare animal, she plans to horn in on the coverage riding an elephant with Betty. But the elephant has other plans.
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Keywords
elephant; zoo

[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 [as el] (signed)
Inks
Ellen Leonforte [as el] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Have Two Really, Really Good Friends
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Picture Perfect (Table of Contents: 3)

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; Bob Cooper (Betty's cousin); Archie Andrews; Bill the photographer
Synopsis
A strange man runs up to Betty and Veronica and offers them jobs as photo model spokespeople for a brand name product.

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

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bridget Carlson; Caroline Hallen; Davon Wilczynski; Nhenna Adimora (backgrounds)
Inks
Bridget Carlson; Caroline Hallen; Davon Wilczynski; Nhenna Adimora (backgrounds)
Colors
Bridget Carlson; Caroline Hallen; Davon Wilczynski; Nhenna Adimora
Letters
typeset

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

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

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
Stan Goldberg; Jeff Shultz; Stephanie Heike
Inks
Bob Smith; Henry Scarpelli; Mark Heike
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How Exciting Is It
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes Archie #527, Archie & Friends #61, and the Shield reprint trade paperback.

Summer Style (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Dan Parent
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Dan Parent ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica model swim suit designs submitted by readers.

The Tryout (Table of Contents: 7)

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; Nancy Woods; Midge Klump; Smithers the butler; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica exhibits all-American caliber speed and moves in an effort to avoid Betty's attempt to drag her to a tryout for women's football.
Reprints

Bonny Bonnets (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The girls come to school wearing outrageous-looking hats.
Reprints

Let It Rain (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Frank Gagliardo
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty instructs Veronica in ways to occupy one's time on a rainy day - - except for the one way that's her personal favorite.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["But Veronica is such a good swimmer... mmmph!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Ron's Big Plan
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["I Have Two Really, Really Good Friends"]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  4. 3. Picture Perfect
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art
  6. 5. ["How Exciting Is It"]
    Editor's Notebook
  7. 6. Summer Style
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. The Tryout
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Bonny Bonnets
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Let It Rain
    Betty and Veronica
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