(September 1972)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
m
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)
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
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The thing I dig most about Archie and Reggie is their appearance!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; two unidentified girls
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica patiently wait for Archie and Reggie to arrive at the beach.
Keywords
beach; swimsuits

How's That Again (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica claims to be possessed by the spirit of Merlin the magician.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A typical example of the banter-filled, almost plotless scripts Frank Doyle sometimes wrote.

The inking is in the more up-to-date style that Jim DeCarlo gave to some of his father's work in the early '70s.

Is Everybody Happy? (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty has to break a date with Archie to go out with the son of one of her father's clients. But Veronica won't take Archie as a gift; she has to make Archie think she's stealing him from Betty.
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One Man's Opinion (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty sees Archie acting more like Veronica's snobbish, irresponsible friends, and starts to fear that Archie will never give up the glamour of Veronica's lifestyle to be with her.
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A Little Fishy (Table of Contents: 4)

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; Russ

Tee Time (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty takes up golf.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The thing I dig most about Archie and Reggie is their appearance!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. How's That Again
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Is Everybody Happy?
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. One Man's Opinion
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. A Little Fishy
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Tee Time
    Betty and Veronica
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