Betty and Veronica #187 [Direct Edition]
(June 2003)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
2.19 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
every 4 weeks, twice in April
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
762816467483 18711
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard H. 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
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's the very ultimate in home-shopping!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica now has access to technology to satisfy on-line shoppers who don't want to wait for their merchandise.

The Troubles She's Seen (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 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; Alice Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
High school is being a hassle for Betty, though she soon discovers that there are ordinary hassles and Veronica-style hassles.
Reprints

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

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kaitlin Weber; Carolina Aponte; Tiana Upadhya
Inks
Kaitlin Weber; Carolina Aponte; Tiana Upadhya
Colors
Kaitlin Weber; Carolina Aponte; Tiana Upadhya; ?
Letters
?

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Birds of a Feather (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica accepts Betty's invitation to join an ornithology hike because she suspects Betty's real interest is some handsome guy in the club.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest (Archie, 1987 series) #225, inks are credited to Al Milgrom.

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

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

Script
Sara Algase [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Frank Gagliardo ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Like This Guy
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

A Prom to Remember (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Once again, Veronica's ambitions are greater than the sum of Archie's wallet.
Reprints

Well Coordinated (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; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica prepares for school by not only coordinating her own outfit, but Betty's as well via the phone.

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

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

Script
Victor Gorelick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's An Old Saying
Synopsis
Editor Gorelick promotes Veronica #139, Archie & Friends #70, Sonic The Hedgehog: The Beginning digest, and the Betty & Veronica Summer Fun trade paperback.

A Fair to Remember (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie's roving eye at the renaissance fair have Betty and Veronica breathing fire.
Reprints

Rat Control (Table of Contents: 9)

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; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Caramel; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Betty inspires Veronica to banish those annoying little things that clutter up her life, so Veronica hires Moose to get rid of Jughead and Reggie.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's the very ultimate in home-shopping!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Troubles She's Seen
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art
  4. 3. Birds of a Feather
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. ["I Like This Guy"]
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  6. 5. A Prom to Remember
    Archie
  7. 6. Well Coordinated
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. ["There's An Old Saying"]
    Editor's Notebook
  9. 8. A Fair to Remember
    Archie
  10. 9. Rat Control
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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