(August 1976)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.30 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 [vertical]
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
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty stole my Archie!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica is angry that Betty is flirting with Archie at the Lodge tennis courts. Her father can think of worse things.
Reprints

Love Starved (Table of Contents: 1)

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; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Lovey Laverne
Synopsis
The girls insist that Jughead eats all the time out of frustration, while Archie thinks that he just eats "'cause he's hungry." To prove that the love of a good woman can cure him of his eating habit, the girls set Jughead up with the irresistibly sweet Lovey Laverne, and Jughead promptly falls in love with her.

The Ears Have It (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 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; Hap Holliday
Reprints

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

Betty and Veronica's Gag Bag / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Montana
Pencils
Bob Montana
Inks
Bob Montana
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, the school is so crowded everyone has to share a locker with someone else!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Reprints
  • from Archie newspaper strip (King Features Syndicate) 1960-10-13
  • 1961-04-25

Pocketful of Dreams (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie rips his coat pocket on a doorknob as he and Veronica are going out on a date. Veronica brings him over to Betty's house to get it fixed, and Betty tries to delay their date by taking as long over the sewing as she possibly can.
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State of Mind (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Virginia Cleary
Synopsis
The girls face a rival in the shapely form of Virginia Cleary, a seductive, boy-crazy girl who just moved to town.
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Indexer Notes

One of Doyle and DeCarlo's first attempts at creating a new character who would be more aggressively sexy than either Betty or Veronica. A similar character, Cheryl Blossom, emerged several years later.

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

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

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

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

Scheme Scream (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
To get her away from Archie, Veronica gets Betty hired as the first female disc jockey at Mr. Lodge's radio station.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty stole my Archie!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Love Starved
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. The Ears Have It
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Jughead, the school is so crowded everyone has to share a locker with someone else!"]
    Betty and Veronica's Gag Bag
  5. 4. Pocketful of Dreams
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. State of Mind
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. ["Betty and Veronica Summer"]
  8. 7. ["Laugh Digest"]
  9. 8. Scheme Scream
    Betty and Veronica
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