(June 1984)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696006
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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 ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! I wonder who gave Betty and Veronica those fantastic hairdos?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords
rain

That Certain Something (Table of Contents: 1)

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
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mr. Bedell; Mrs. Bedell
Synopsis
Veronica does everything she can to impress the handsome new teacher, until she finds out he's married.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest (Archie, 1987 series) #212, writer is credited to Mike Pellowski.

Weighty Matter! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman
Reprints

Fashion Flirt (Table of Contents: 3)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; fashion
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Reprints

The Strippers (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Veronica gets the idea that she can save her father money by stripping and refinishing an old desk but things don't work out well for her.
Reprints

Heat Rave (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
When the heat goes off at the Cooper house Archie invites the family to stay over at his house, which makes Veronica terribly jealous when she finds out.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits from the reprint in B&V Friends Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 2011 series) #252.

Betty's Rock 'n' Roll Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Matching quiz and puzzle.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1983
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months: 68,532
Actual number sold of issue nearest filing date: 69,873
Owners: Close-Up, Inc., Michael I. Silberkleit, Richard H. Goldwater, all at 1116 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Advice column; page is hand-lettered, not typeset.

The Big Mystery (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie thinks there's something suspicious going on at the gym because the girls would rather do their workouts than spend time with him.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Wow! I wonder who gave Betty and Veronica those fantastic hairdos?"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. That Certain Something
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Weighty Matter!
    Sabrina
  4. 3. Fashion Flirt
    Veronica
  5. 4. The Strippers
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Heat Rave
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Betty's Rock 'n' Roll Puzzle Page
    Betty
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. The Big Mystery
    Betty and Veronica
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