(May 1978)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.35 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]
Barcode
0271000696005
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
Veronica and I flip for small things!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie watches Betty and Veronica work with their miniature dollhouse.

A Lift for a Chair Lift (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Josie; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Slow Burn, Quick Freeze (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
After berating Betty for sacrificing her dignity to impress a boy, Veronica must figure out how to make a play for the new local hunk without Betty finding out.
Reprints

You Don't Say (Table of Contents: 3)

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
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Gigi
Synopsis
Jinx and Gigi discuss the new traffic safety measures around the school.

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

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
Hmmm
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Miss Grundy gives Mr. Weatherbee some advice. Jughead and Archie cook for Betty and Veronica.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Judging from the style of clothing and the four-panel continuity, this is probably a reprint of two early sixties vintage Archie syndicated newspaper strip.

Archie's On the Line Maze (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Maze puzzle with a telephone theme.

The Auctioneers (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee gets Mr. Lodge and his rival in business into a bidding war, unaware that both men think they're bidding on different items.
Reprints

Meow Row (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty enters her cat, Suzie, into a contest to pick a date for cat food spokes-model Boris The Cat, for a chance to win a trip to Hawaii. Veronica also enters her cat, Beatrice, just for the pride of winning. Pulling for Veronica, Reggie puts in the fix.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Just Got My Hair Cut
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty and Veronica" answer reader letters.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

The Magic Hat (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty buys a wizard hat and, to Veronica's amazement, the hat seems to be able to affect reality.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Veronica and I flip for small things!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. A Lift for a Chair Lift
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Slow Burn, Quick Freeze
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. You Don't Say
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. ["Hmmm"]
    Betty and Veronica's Gag Bag
  6. 5. Archie's On the Line Maze
    Veronica
  7. 6. The Auctioneers
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Meow Row
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. ["I Just Got My Hair Cut"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. ["Think Small"]
  11. 10. ["Who Can Resist"]
  12. 11. The Magic Hat
    Betty and Veronica
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