Betty and Me #188 [Newsstand]
(January 1991)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
1.00 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
8 times a year in Jan., Mar., May, June, July, Aug., Sept., and Oct.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
071896467536 01
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard 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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And what's your best routine, Betty?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Geraldine Grundy; Coach Kleats

A Day in Shining Armor (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie and Betty go to the Riverdale Medieval Festival, where Archie helps stop a purse snatcher.
Reprints

Future Fashions for the 90s (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw ?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Reprints

Indexer Notes

fashion page

Ode to the Phone (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Pat Kennedy
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty is waiting for a call from Archie.
Reprints

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

Editor's Notebook / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Kid Stuff (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Cousin Melvin
Synopsis
When Archie and Betty argue about his annoying little cousin, Veronica thinks she sees a way to keep them apart.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #33, writing is credited to Mike Pellowski.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
? [as Betty]
Pencils
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
Barry Grossman ? (logo illustration)
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

sequence is hand-lettered, not typeset

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

Betty / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have to do a ton of reading...
Genre
teen

Indexer Notes

word scramble puzzle

The Homecoming (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Waldo Weatherbee (cameo); Geraldine Grundy (cameo); Veronica Lodge (cameo); Reggie Mantle (cameo)
Synopsis
Betty and Archie experience the sights and sounds of homecoming day at Riverdale High.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["And what's your best routine, Betty?"]
    Betty and Me
  2. 1. A Day in Shining Armor
    Betty and Me
  3. 2. Future Fashions for the 90s
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Ode to the Phone
    Betty and Me
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Editor's Notebook
  6. 5. Kid Stuff
    Betty and Me
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty
  8. 7. ["I have to do a ton of reading..."]
    Betty
  9. 8. The Homecoming
    Betty and Me
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