(July 1967)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 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
Richard Goldwater
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)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, the proper way to congratulate the winner is to shake hands!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Laugh Comics Digest #17.

Bowl Goal (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Alice; Jeeves; Al
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica bowl against each other to see who will go with Archie to the dance, only to find that he's dumped them for the girl who was keeping score.
Reprints

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

Veronica's Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica!! What are my valuables doing out of my safe?!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica clears the valuables out of her dad's safe to make room for something more important.

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

Betty and Veronica Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, use the word 'hysterical' in a sentence, please!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Betty uses the word "hysterical" in a sentence involving Veronica.

Letter Perfect (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica refuses to put the new-fangled zip codes on her letters, but when Betty's letter to Archie gets there faster than hers, she realizes that zip codes may really make mail delivery more efficient.
Reprints

Daddy's Little Girl (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Alan Brady
Synopsis
To get out of a blind date with a son of her dad's client, Veronica disguises herself as a ten year-old girl with freckles and lollipop.
Reprints

Good Technique (Table of Contents: 6)

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
Synopsis
Jinx slings tubes of paint at a canvas with her slingshot, producing modern art.

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

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

Script
Eda Edwards [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica tell their readers how to deal with their no-goodnik boyfriends.

Watch Your Step (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Clara
Synopsis
Veronica drops her pearl necklace on the steps of Riverdale High, and finds each of the missing pearls as someone slips on them and falls to the ground.

Indexer Notes

Doyle previously used this idea in "Pearl Divers" (Archie # 145), though that was set inside the school instead of on the steps.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty, the proper way to congratulate the winner is to shake hands!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Bowl Goal
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["Veronica!! What are my valuables doing out of my safe?!"]
    Veronica's Pin-Up
  4. 3. ["Betty, use the word 'hysterical' in a sentence, please!"]
    Betty and Veronica Pin-Up
  5. 4. Letter Perfect
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Daddy's Little Girl
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Good Technique
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Watch Your Step
    Betty and Veronica
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Jaime Weinman
  • Joey Beretta
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mark Gordon
  • Lou Mazzella
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