(September 1952)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series [banner]
Editing:
Harry Shorten (uncredited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

["This new perfume I bought is just exquisite! It will simply sweep Archie off his feet!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (signed)
Inks:
Bill Vigoda (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica tries out a new perfume, while Betty dreams of Archie.
Reprints:

Off the Record (Table of Contents)

Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Frese ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty records Veronica ranting about their new teacher, and Betty then tricks Archie into believing Veronica was talking about him.

Curtain Going Up! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Poise and Girls (Table of Contents)

Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica is about to give up boys, but then she meets the new boy.

["Find the Message."] (Table of Contents)

Fun Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Know Your ABCs (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Stage As Sweet At You Are (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo; Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica both try out for the school play to be near Archie. Veronica maneuvers Betty so she tries out for the less glamorous role. But Veronica didn't read far enough into the play and the tables are turned on her.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dan DeCarlo's first work for Archie Comics. Lettering credit per the Mary Smith book.

["The drawings below represent three fish and a fruit."] (Table of Contents)

Fun Page / activity / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

For the Dime of Your Life! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.66 page (report information)

Present for Pop (Table of Contents)

Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mrs. Cooper; Mr. Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty needs to find a practical present for her dad.
Reprints:

Change Your Partners (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Veronica lets Betty do all the preparations for the up-coming dance, then shoves Betty aside so Archie can take her.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writing credit from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #233.

The credits in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #233 list Joe Edwards as the inker.

Sundae Punch (Table of Contents)

Archies Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["This new perfume I bought is just exquisite! It will simply sweep Archie off his feet!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Off the Record
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Curtain Going Up!
  4. 3. Poise and Girls
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. ["Find the Message."]
    Fun Page
  6. 5. Know Your ABCs
  7. 6. Stage As Sweet At You Are
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. ["The drawings below represent three fish and a fruit."]
    Fun Page
  9. 8. For the Dime of Your Life!
  10. 9. Present for Pop
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. Change Your Partners
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. Sundae Punch
    Archies Girls Betty and Veronica
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