(April 1972)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Published 7 times a year in 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 Giant Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew I wonder how much longer this marathon will last?
Genre
teen
Characters
Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; The Madhouse Glads [Clyde Didit; Dick Didit; Drippy Didit; Dan Didit]; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily

Snow Job (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
M-my c-car is stuck!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Snow causes Archie to be stranded at Betty's when he is supposed to be at Veronica's, much to her annoyance.
Reprints

Diagnostic Agnostic (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
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?
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?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, doesn't it bother you that people make fun of your car?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie takes his car to a diagnostics center and it blows their equipment.

Paint and Brush (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
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?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, how can you smile when your heart is breaking!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Betty tries to build Archie's confidence and make moves on him the same time while painting his picture.

Miss Mess (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Li'l Jinx!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx has just gotten over the mumps.

Dear Betty (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / letters page / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Betty answers letters submitted by Archie readers.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 6)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Louis H. Silberkleit (business manager)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP, MANAGEMENT AND CIRCULATION (Act of Aug. 12, 1970: Section 3685. Title 39, United States Code).

1. Title of publication: Betty and Me.
2. Date of filing: Oct. 1, 1971.
3. Frequency of issue: 7 times a year.

6. Names and addresses of publisher, editor, and managing editor:
Publisher: Close-Up. Inc., 1114-16 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021.
Editor: John L. Goldwater, 1114-16 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021.
Managing editor: Richard H. Goldwater, 1114-16 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021.

11. Extent and nature of circulation:
Average no. copies each issue during preceding 12 months, 472,784.
Actual no. of copies of single issue published nearest to filing date, 476,963.

I Scream Soda (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Nancy Dakesian
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, would you like a soda?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie asks Betty to let him treat her to a soda, that he'll actually pay for. But he doesn't count on Jughead and Veronica.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprint.

Recipe for Romance (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
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?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Take a tomato with peaches and cream complexion...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
A recipe for romance in the style of cooking directions.
Reprints

A Wig and a Wiggle (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
S'long, Betty!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Betty buys a black wig and Archie mistakes her for Veronica.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Betty 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
If I did something you didn't like, why don't you come right out and tell me?
Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty draws mustaches on all of Archie's pictures.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Whew I wonder how much longer this marathon will last?"]
    Betty and Me
  2. 1. Snow Job
    Archie
  3. 2. Diagnostic Agnostic
    Betty
  4. 3. Paint and Brush
    Betty
  5. 4. Miss Mess
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Dear Betty
    Betty
  7. 6. Statement of Ownership
  8. 7. I Scream Soda
    Betty
  9. 8. Recipe for Romance
    Betty and Me
  10. 9. A Wig and a Wiggle
    Betty
  11. 10. ["If I did something you didn't like, why don't you come right out and tell me?"]
    Betty Pin Up
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