(August 1967)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
seven times yearly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
Richard Goldwater
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Perfect Bound; later 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
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica and her bikini
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason
Reprints

The Switch Pitch (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
In an attempt to use reverse psychology, Mr. Lodge pretends to like Archie so that the rebellious Veronica will break up with him.

Indexer Notes

As usual in stories written by George Gladir, Mr. Lodge's butler is called "Jeeves" rather than Smithers, though he looks and acts the same.

Betty's Bikinis (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fashion
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty models the latest in two-piece beach wear.

Tell It to Ron (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Betty writes to an advice columnist for help on how to get Archie. Veronica secretly answers the letter herself.
Reprints

3 On a Date (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica mistakenly makes a date with both Archie and Reggie, and she and Archie spend the date being bored by Reggie's bragging.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
? [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
Joe Edwards (logo Illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
Joe Edwards ?

Indexer Notes

advice column; hand-lettered

Let's Face It! (Table of Contents: 6)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday; Aunt Bertha
Synopsis
Jinx doesn't want to be kissed by Aunt Bertha.

Class Lass (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica wants to be selected as the cover girl for a newspaper story on teenagers. Fearing that Betty's popularity will get her the nod, Veronica gives Betty a full beauty treatment while she goes surfing with the boys.
Reprints

That's the Breaks (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica tries to sabotage Betty's job so she can't earn the money she needs to buy a new dress.
Reprints

Scheme Scream (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie decides to apply to become a lifeguard. Realizing that lifeguards are always surrounded by beautiful girls, Betty and Veronica try to keep him from getting the job.
Reprints

Playing It Cool (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The girls decide to play hard to get, but when Archie goes off to Lake Lumbago without them, they suspect he's seeing another girl.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #239, Writing and Pencils are credited to Al Hartley and inks and letters are credited to Jon D'Agostino.

The Beach Peach (Table of Contents: 11)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fashion
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica models some more bikinis.

Fight Sight! (Table of Contents: 12)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
When Jinx comes home scratched and bedraggled, her dad thinks she's been fighting again.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Veronica Pin-Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Smerp! There!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords
beach; kissing

Queen Bee (Table of Contents: 14)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Victor Gorelick
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Veronica won't shut up about how Lodges are descended from royalty, Jughead manages to convince her that Betty is a descendant of the purest royal bloodline in history.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Veronica and her bikini"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. The Switch Pitch
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Betty's Bikinis
    Betty
  4. 3. Tell It to Ron
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. 3 On a Date
    Veronica
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Let's Face It!
    Li'l Jinx
  8. 7. Class Lass
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. That's the Breaks
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Scheme Scream
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. Playing It Cool
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. The Beach Peach
    Veronica
  13. 12. Fight Sight!
    Li'l Jinx
  14. 13. ["Smerp! There!"]
    Veronica Pin-Up
  15. 14. Queen Bee
    Betty and Veronica
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