(August 1968)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
eight times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
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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)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Veronica! Betty has designs on me!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty is putting stick on tattoos on Archie at the beach.
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Keywords
beach; tattoo

Oceans of Love (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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Betty! Look! That bottle floating over there!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; George
Synopsis
In order to spread peace & love, Betty and Veronica send out messages in a bottle.
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Keywords
beach; message in a bottle

Betty and her Bikinis (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty models her bikinis.

The Sales Pitch (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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Look at that! Men are all alike!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Lola; Andy Krum; Stan; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Lola laughs at the girls' high regard for Archie and insists other guys around town are better.
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Keywords
beauty shop; bird watching

Brake It Up (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Archie / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Lawn Party (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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But Daddy! Of course it's brief! Who ever heard of a large bikini?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Smithers; burglar
Synopsis
Archie is a jinx around the pool and keeps getting people wet.
Keywords
pool party

Splatter Chatter (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Splat!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead splatters paint on a canvas.
Keywords
autograph; painting

Initial Impact (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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Bon voyage, Mrs. Carrol!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Mrs. Carrol; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica's friends all come up with negative words that start with the letter "v" except Archie.
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Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty and Veronica / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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There's a boy in my school who I like...
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty and Veronica" give advice to readers.

A Walk Talk! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Li'l Jinx, what's your excuse for coming home so late?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx explains to her dad why she is home so late.
Keywords
turtle walking

Water Pressure (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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Give those flower beds a good soaking son! They really need it!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie accidentally sprays Veronica with a hose while watering the garden and she gets him back.

Indexer Notes

garden; flower bed; grounded

The Deadly Duo (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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Isn't this lovely? Such quiet! Such peace! Such privacy!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica uses multiple idioms to express how they feel about Archie.
Keywords
boat; boys versus girls; three's a crowd

Think Drink! (Table of Contents: 12)

Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Sigh!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Jinx
Synopsis
Jinx sells fountain of youth water.

Veronica's Beach Scene (Table of Contents: 13)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica models swimsuits on the beach.
Keywords
beach ball; bikini; surf board; towel

Two Girls on a Torpedo or They Went Down to The Sea in Slips (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Real nice of you to invite us down to your remote resort here at "Revel Rock," Ron!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Cousin Claude; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica find a torpedo on the beach. Jughead and Archie go fishing.

Cool It Man (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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Will you look at that! Where did you ever find those ancient relics?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Because they lost a wager, Archie & Jughead spend the afternoon using a fan on Reggie.
Keywords
breaking the fourth wall; pool
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Look, Veronica! Betty has designs on me!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Oceans of Love
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Betty and her Bikinis
    Betty
  4. 3. The Sales Pitch
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Brake It Up
    Archie
  6. 5. The Lawn Party
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Splatter Chatter
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Initial Impact
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Dear Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. A Walk Talk!
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Water Pressure
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. The Deadly Duo
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. Think Drink!
    Jinx
  14. 13. Veronica's Beach Scene
    Veronica
  15. 14. Two Girls on a Torpedo or They Went Down to The Sea in Slips
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
  16. 15. Cool It Man
    Betty and Veronica
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