Betty and Me #200 [Direct]
(August 1992)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
1.25 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
6 times a year in Jan., Mar., May, Aug., Sept., and Nov.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Archie Comics
Editing
Daryl Edelman (editor); 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.

Last issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daryl Edelman ?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I see the number one in your near future
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; fortune teller
Synopsis
Betty consults a fortune teller about her future.
Reprints

Sticks And Stones (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Gallagher
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Mercy Rider (first appearance); Ollie Funt; Dexter Howard; Mandy Moffet; Coach Conrad (first appearance); Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doily; Svenson
Synopsis
Unable to keep up with school, her social life and her work at WPBJ, Betty resigns her internship. But through her friends at the station, she learns of a protest at rival Central Valley High School being led by a student named Mercy Rider. Rider feels that the school budget is being used for the athletic program at the expense of education, and Betty rallies the Riverdale High students to her aid.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

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

Ponytail Express / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daryl Edelman
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte; ? [clip art]
Inks
Ellen Leonforte; ? [clip art]
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daryl Sez
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Daryl Edelman (caricature)
Synopsis
Editor Edelman promotes the new Betty Comics series, in lieu of letters.

Indexer Notes

Clip art is the cover for Betty Comics #1.

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

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

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Science Friction (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Dilton Doily; Alice Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
As a reward for Betty's assistance in helping him move, Dilton makes a love potion and offers it to Betty. She makes the mistake of pouring it into the sink and it gets into the Riverdale High water system.
Reprints

It's All In The Cards (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Gallagher
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty offers to give her sister Polly's old collection of baseball cards to Archie and Jughead, but her mom has just thrown them away.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #239, writing is credited to Kathleen Webb and inks are credited to Rudy Lapick.

This Year...Take Home A Club Med Vacation! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Archie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I see the number one in your near future"]
    Betty
  2. 1. Sticks And Stones
    Betty
  3. 2. ["Pop Tate's Menu Of Subscriptions"]
  4. 3. ["Daryl Sez"]
    Ponytail Express
  5. 4. ["Riverdale High"]
  6. 5. ["Archie's Checklist"]
  7. 6. ["Don't Miss This"]
  8. 7. Science Friction
    Betty
  9. 8. It's All In The Cards
    Betty
  10. 9. This Year...Take Home A Club Med Vacation!
    Archie
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