Betty and Veronica #195 [Newsstand]
(February 2004)

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Volume
2
Price
2.19 USD; 2.59 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
every 4 weeks, twice in March
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
071896467482 95
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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, isn't all this holiday greenery romantic?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Archie enjoy the romantic Christmas greenery, which makes Veronica see red.
Keywords
Christmas

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The Snow Must Go On (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Barbara Slate (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited); Vickie Williams (credited)
Editing
Victor Gorelick (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Stan the Weatherman
Synopsis
Betty skips sledding with the gang because she's having fun making a family of snowmen. Veronica decides that Betty is sad about always being outshone by Veronica, and so dulls her appearance down -- just in time to appear in a TV spot about Betty and her snow sculptures.
Reprints
Keywords
Snowman; winter

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Ladies' Choice (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited) [as Gladir]
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited) [as Shultz]
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited) [as Scarpelli]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica says she'll take a Christmas tree. Ethel says she'll take Jughead, who's carrying it.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

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Dress Warmly (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; chauffeur; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica has an attractive new dress, but the school's heating system breaks down. She has to wear her coat all day, so no one sees her dress.
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Keywords
High school; winter

Editor's Notebook (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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Dear Betty & Veronica (Table of Contents: 10)

Dear Betty & Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sara Algase (credited) [as Betty] [as Veronica]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; snowmen

Indexer Notes

Advice from "Betty" and "Veronica."

Message Board (Table of Contents: 11)

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Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Messages from fans to fans.

Isn't it Obvious? (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; O. O. Wellonmelon; Ophelia Hamheymer
Synopsis
Archie and the girls are picked as extras when teen star Ophelia comes to town, but only Betty is relaxed enough to actually talk with her.

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Fan Art (Table of Contents: 15)

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Katrina Ramirez; Kelly Macaulay
Inks
Katrina Ramirez; Kelly Macaulay
Colors
Katrina Ramirez; Kelly Macaulay
Letters
Katrina Ramirez; typeset

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Keywords
Fan art

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Santa's Choice (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited) [as Gladir]
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited) [as Shultz]
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited) [as Scarpelli]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Archie dresses up as Santa Claus, so Betty dresses up as a chimney.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

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Party Smarty (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Ethel Muggs; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Veronica tries to steal the limelight in a revealing Santa costume. The girls stick her with distributing gifts to children, but finally dress as elves to help her out.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, isn't all this holiday greenery romantic?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. ["Put on the hat and play as the cat."]
  3. 2. The Snow Must Go On
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. ["Laughter is your best weapon."]
  5. 4. Ladies' Choice
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. ["The Perfect Gift!"]
  7. 6. ["The Official Archie 2004 16 month calendar"]
  8. 7. Dress Warmly
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Editor's Notebook
    Editor's Notebook
  10. 9. ["96 pages of the best Archie daily newspaper strips!"]
  11. 10. Dear Betty & Veronica
    Dear Betty & Veronica
  12. 11. Message Board
  13. 12. Isn't it Obvious?
    Betty and Veronica
  14. 13. ["Archie's Holiday Fun"]
  15. 14. ["Archie Americana Series Best of the Fifties"]
  16. 15. Fan Art
    Fan Art
  17. 16. ["Archie's Stuff Shop"]
  18. 17. Santa's Choice
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. ["Hang out with Archie today!"]
  20. 19. Party Smarty
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. ["Bigger world."]
  22. 21. ["Who are you?"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Kirk House
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Donald Dale Milne
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