(December 1985)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.65 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
0271000696012
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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
Betty has the best moves on the court...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Dilton Doily; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty may be the star of the basketball team, but Veronica is the star of the student body.
Keywords
basketball

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Maybe You Can Help
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
PSA for missing and exploited children, presenting photos of missing children and giving tips to readers to avoid being abducted.

Indexer Notes

There is an "E" notation at the bottom right of the art. It's unknown whether this is an artist's signature or a job number. The page appears on the inside front cover.

Pizza Party (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Mark Esposito
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica keep ordering pizzas because Archie is the delivery boy.

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

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

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

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

Tennis, Anyone? (Table of Contents: 5)

Glenn Scarpelli In Hollywood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Scarpelli
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Henry Scarpelli ?

Genre
humor
Characters
Glenn Scarpelli; Otto
Synopsis
Glenn relaxes after a day on the set with a brisk tennis match.
Reprints
Keywords
tennis

[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) /

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

Saving Face (Table of Contents: 8)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie comes to the mistaken impression that Mr. Lodge is beating Veronica and struggles to come to her rescue.
Reprints

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

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

Madcap Madonnas (Table of Contents: 10)

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; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica start dressing like the pop singer Madonna, then are perplexed when Veronica's parents don't throw a fit.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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 have a very close friend
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

You Guest It (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
After accepting an invitation to sleep over at Betty's, Veronica agrees to help prepare dinner. She proves to be some help.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Betty and Veronica Double Digest (Archie, 1987 series) #225, writing is credited to Frank Doyle.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty has the best moves on the court..."]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. ["Maybe You Can Help"]
    Archie
  3. 2. Pizza Party
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. ["Save! Subscribe!"]
  5. 4. ["Get a Free Issue"]
  6. 5. Tennis, Anyone?
    Glenn Scarpelli In Hollywood
  7. 6. ["I See More Fun"]
  8. 7. ["We Love Katy"]
    1
  9. 8. Saving Face
    Veronica
  10. 9. ["Two Great Christmas Gifts"]
  11. 10. Madcap Madonnas
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. ["Four Equals Five"]
  13. 12. ["I have a very close friend"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  14. 13. You Guest It
    Betty and Veronica
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