(June 1970)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
seven times a year: February, April, June, August, September, October, and December
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; then Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, why did you give me this shovel?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty desperately needs a picture of Archie digging a hole with a shovel that has her face on it.
Reprints
Keywords
camera; shovel; slang

Father Knows Best (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Advised by her father that she's getting the short end of the love triangle between her, Archie and Veronica, Betty puts a desperate plan into action.
Reprints
Keywords
candy; football jersey

Scaredy Scat (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
There are movie horrors and then there are the horrors of real life.
Reprints
Keywords
movie theater

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why the Long Face, Betty?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; unnamed friend
Synopsis
Betty laments her relationship with Archie.
Reprints

Roll 'Em (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty suggests she, Archie, Reggie and Veronica double-date at the skating rink. Veronica suspects it's to humiliate her, since Betty is a better skater than she is.
Reprints
Keywords
roller-skating; tuba

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

Archie Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Run For Your Money (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
A simple run in a stocking eventually leads to Betty's date with Archie crashing and burning.
Reprints
Keywords
nylon stockings; telephone

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

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

Script
Eda Edwards [as Betty]
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've Dated a Boy
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
"Betty" answers reader letters.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty and Me Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie...aren't you ever gonna learn to stop pushing your luck...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie, The King of Tact, strikes again.

The Direct Approach (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Desperate to attract Archie, Betty seeks the advice of her mother. Alice suggests that Betty pander to Archie's ego as well as his stomach.
Reprints
Keywords
flattery; telephone
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty, why did you give me this shovel?"]
    Betty and Me
  2. 1. Father Knows Best
    Betty and Me
  3. 2. Scaredy Scat
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Why the Long Face, Betty?"]
    Betty Pin Up
  5. 4. Roll 'Em
    Betty and Me
  6. 5. ["How's this for a record-breaking offer?"]
    Archie Annual
  7. 6. A Run For Your Money
    Betty and Me
  8. 7. ["I've Dated a Boy"]
    Dear Betty
  9. 8. ["Archie...aren't you ever gonna learn to stop pushing your luck..."]
    Betty and Me Pin Up
  10. 9. The Direct Approach
    Betty and Me
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