(May 1969)

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
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What do you think of it, Betty?? Pants for formal evening wear!! I think I'll wear them when Archie takes me to the dance!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews (doll); Jughead Jones (doll)
Synopsis
Veronica proposes wearing pants to a formal wear event.
Reprints

The Playboy (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Montgomery Plushmore; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica and Archie are fawning over a jet-setter Veronica recently met, while Betty and Jughead can only heckle him.

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

Dear Betty and Veronica / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Have A Short Problem
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Louis Silberkleit
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Statement of Ownership

Indexer Notes

Filed October 1, 1968; Listed owners Close-Up Inc, Louis Silberkleit, John L. Goldwater, all of 1116 First Avenue, New York, NY, 10016; Publisher Louis Silberkleit; Editor John L. Goldwater; Managing Editor Richard Goldwater; Total Paid Circulation, avg 12 months: 419,544.

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

Betty Pin Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Mr. Andrews!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Betty offers to shovel the Andrews' Family sidewalks in exchange for Mr. Andrews putting in a good word with Archie about taking Betty to the dance.
Reprints

Service with a Smile (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Roger Van Clef
Synopsis
To prove to her father that she can be just as hard-working and industrious as Betty can, Veronica gets her father to hire her as a maid in the mansion.
Reprints

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

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

Second Time Around (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie keeps injuring himself. Betty keeps trying to nurse him. Veronica keeps injecting herself into the situation, then fainting at the sight of blood. And the carousel goes round and round.
Reprints

On Time (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Gigi; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Gigi still has a little to learn about telling time.

Lost Weekend (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica brags to Betty and Archie about her impending ski weekend, one she doesn't intend to bring skis to.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What do you think of it, Betty?? Pants for formal evening wear!! I think I'll wear them when Archie takes me to the dance!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Playboy
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. ["I Have A Short Problem"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. ["Statement of Ownership"]
  5. 4. ["Hi, Mr. Andrews!"]
    Betty Pin Up
  6. 5. Service with a Smile
    Veronica
  7. 6. ["New Records For Fun"]
  8. 7. Second Time Around
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. On Time
    Li'l Jinx
  10. 9. Lost Weekend
    Betty and Veronica
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