(September 1960)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

You Can't Pool Me (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The girls manage to convince themselves that Archie is seeing another girl because he's late for a pool invitation.
Reprints

The Roughriders (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Hultgren
Inks
Ken Hultgren
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
historical
Synopsis
Historical article on Theodore Roosevelt's squad in the Spanish-American War.

Tell Tale Sign (Table of Contents: 3)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica claims she can make character judgements about an artist from examining his work.

It Takes All Kind (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Officer Webber; Gooch
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee runs into a pair of old students.

Cancelled Plans (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica get into a philosophical discussion over which way is better to win a man.
Reprints

Out Spoken (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Betty needs coaching if she's to make the debate team and Miss Grundy assigns Veronica to help. Veronica is perfectly willing to do so, until she finds out that Archie is the new captain of the debate team.
Reprints

You're So Right (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; unnamed girl; her father
Synopsis
Reggie can't shake the feeling he's not alone with his date.
Reprints

Money Problems (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx negotiates a loan from her father.

The Brush-off (Table of Contents: 9)

Mr. Lodge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Cousin Leroy; the psychologist
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge has found a psychologist whom he thinks can handle Leroy.

Ups And Downs (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie uses a trampoline to see Veronica behind her father's back.

Loser's Victory (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Stanley Weatherbee; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Veronica starts dating Mr. Weatherbee's nephew, hoping that it will win her a trip to New York.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Though she is mentioned in the story, Betty Cooper does not physically appear in it.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. You Can't Pool Me
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. The Roughriders
  4. 3. Tell Tale Sign
    Veronica
  5. 4. It Takes All Kind
    Mr. Weatherbee
  6. 5. Cancelled Plans
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Out Spoken
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. You're So Right
    Reggie
  9. 8. Money Problems
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. The Brush-off
    Mr. Lodge
  11. 10. Ups And Downs
    Archie
  12. 11. Loser's Victory
    Betty and Veronica
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