(January 1979)

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
0271000696001
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
Ronnie, why didn't you tackle Archie?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica puts pride above team spirit in a backyard football game with the gang.
Keywords
football

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Betty and Veronica Comics Digest Magazine #34.

Was It the Impossible Dream? (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Cheryl; Lori
Synopsis
After an alleged "supernatural experience", Jughead becomes interested in girls and they in he.

A Colorful Question (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; Charley Hawse
Synopsis
Charley critiques Jinx's cooking.

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

Betty and Veronica 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
Have you met Archie’s guest from the cattle ranch?
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Beazley
Synopsis
Archie gets a visit from a cowboy. Miss Beazley solicits kitchen help.
Reprints
  • from ?

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

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 Met a Girl
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

Winner Take All (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Veronica desires to repent for being so wonderful and causing everyone to envy her.
Reprints

Melvin's Angels (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 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; Olga
Synopsis
A parody of "Charlie's Angels", with Betty and Veronica as the angels.
Reprints
Keywords
health spa

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #51, inks are credited to Jim DeCarlo.

The Payoff (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica pays Betty to take Archie on a date so she can spend the night with famous entertainer Studs Sanders
Reprints

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

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

[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)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Ronnie, why didn't you tackle Archie?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Was It the Impossible Dream?
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. A Colorful Question
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Have you met Archie’s guest from the cattle ranch?"]
    Betty and Veronica Gag Bag
  5. 4. ["I Met a Girl"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Winner Take All
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Melvin's Angels
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. The Payoff
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. ["Make It a Happy Holiday"]
  10. 9. ["Pow! Splat! Bam!"]
  11. 10. ["Here's Your Archie 3 For $1.00 Checklist"]
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