(March 1981)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.50 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; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696003
Editing
?
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 (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Playing one-on-one is a lot of fun!!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
While Veronica and Reggie play basketball, Betty and Archie sit on the bench trading kisses.

Electric Lady (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Claire Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica's battery operated heated jumpsuit impresses her friends, until the battery dies and the winter wind whips through the flimsy material.
Reprints

No Joke (Table of Contents: 2)

Li'l Jinx's Chum, Charley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards (signed)
Inks
Joe Edwards (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Charley Hawse; Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Jinx isn't impressed with Charley's jokes.

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

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

Script
Michael Gallagher ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, no! This is the pits!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Haggly; Mr. Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica has scented stationary. Betty has cold feet.

Indexer Notes

This is a reprint of two late seventies era Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

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

Dear Betty and Veronica / letters page / 1 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'm having a problem
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

Wish You Were Here (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Archie has been with Betty for three straight days and Veronica can't stand it.
Reprints

[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)

Sculpture Schemer (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica and a professional sculptor enter a snow sculpture contest to prevent Betty and Archie from winning the five hundred dollar prize and spending it together.
Reprints

The All-American Look (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
No story; Betty models fashion designs submitted by readers.
Reprints

Veronica's Fashion World (Table of Contents: 10)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
No story; Veronica models fashion designs submitted by readers.

Culture Shock (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
Bill Yoshida [as Saburo Y.]

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The class tours the local art museum and Veronica is singularly unimpressed with the exhibits.
Reprints

What Good Taste (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Playing one-on-one is a lot of fun!!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Electric Lady
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. No Joke
    Li'l Jinx's Chum, Charley
  4. 3. ["Oh, no! This is the pits!"]
    Betty and Veronica Gag Bag
  5. 4. ["I'm having a problem"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Wish You Were Here
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. ["It's Far Out"]
  8. 7. ["Not 2 But 3 For $1.00"]
  9. 8. Sculpture Schemer
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. The All-American Look
    Betty
  11. 10. Veronica's Fashion World
    Veronica
  12. 11. Culture Shock
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. What Good Taste
    Josie; Hostess
This issue was most recently modified by:
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