(October 1976)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
9 times a year in Feb., March, April, May, July, Aug., Sept., Oct., and Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series [vertical]
Barcode
0271000697010
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; then Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

1st issue of a multi-issue story inspired by the TV series "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman."


Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Table of Contents)

Betty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper
Keywords
soap opera

Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Part 1) (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Count Drago (a family uncle to the Coopers, also a vampire); Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Forsythe P. Jones II
Synopsis
Betty develops red skin blotches, her Uncle Drago is visiting but keeps odd hours and wails a lot, Archie is afraid of a secret his parents are hiding from him, and Jughead visits his father at the hospital.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Josie Eats Her Words (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Josie; Hostess Cupcakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Big Problem (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday (her dad)
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx gets her kite stuck in a tree.

Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Part 2) (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Count Drago; Mrs. Blotworst; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers (cameo); Mac; Beamish
Synopsis
The Count's wails are due to an impacted fang. Betty and Archie go to Veronica's house, where they discover Veronica has red blotches too, just like Betty. The two girls conclude they must be sisters. And two thugs are casing the Lodge mansion.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Part 3) (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mac; Beamish; Smithers; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mac and Beamish offer Betty a ride home only to end up kidnapping her, as they think she's Veronica. They have Betty call Mr. Lodge with their demands, but he hangs up on her after she calls him "Daddy."
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Dear Betty (Table of Contents: 6)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Betty answers readers' letters.

Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Part 4) (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Mac; Beamish; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty calls Mr. Lodge again and delivers the kidnappers' demands. Betty is disgusted with the house whre the criminals live, and begins cleaning the place. She also sends Beamish to the store for groceries so she can cook them a decent meal. They discover she's not Veronica, but she continues to cook and clean for them, and starts working on plans to redecorate the place.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Indexer Notes

The story continues in the next issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper!
    Betty
  2. 1. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Part 1)
    Betty
  3. 2. Josie Eats Her Words
    Josie; Hostess Cupcakes
  4. 3. Big Problem
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Part 2)
    Betty
  6. 5. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Part 3)
    Betty
  7. 6. Dear Betty
  8. 7. Betty Cooper, Betty Cooper! (Part 4)
    Betty
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Jaime Weinman
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Terry Watkins
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Donald Dale Milne