(January 1971)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
12 times per year
On-sale Date
1970
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I still don't know what to get Betty and Ronnie for Christmas!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; The Archies [Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones]; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy

Talk Test (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Betty is so distraught that there's no snow on the ground for Christmas that she's talking to herself.
Reprints

Presents for Betty and Presents for Veronica (Table of Contents: 2)

Christmas Fashions / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
fashion
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Wishful Thinking (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Jinx is wondering what her Christmas gift will be.
Reprints

Betty's Christmas Card (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty sends out a photo-Christmas card of her decorating a Christmas tree with ornaments bearing pictures of all of her friends.
Reprints

Handlebar Happiness (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica refuses to stoop to appealing to Archie's nostalgic nature, but she'll stoop to preventing Betty from doing it.
Reprints

Kid Stuff (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Santa Claus
Synopsis
After expressing skepticism at the existence of Santa, Betty receives an unexpected visitor that night.
Reprints

It's Nice to Be Nice (Table of Contents: 7)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie endures a load of verbal abuse from both Veronica and Reggie in order to save enough money for a special purpose.
Reprints

Engage the Enemy (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Smithers (the butler)
Synopsis
Veronica goes on the war path when she mistakenly assumes Archie is giving Betty an engagement ring for Christmas.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script, ink and letters credits from the reprint in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #64.

Pretty Pantsuits (Table of Contents: 9)

Veronica Fashions / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fashion
Characters
Veronica Lodge

Wrap to Me (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
A mix-up leaves Betty with Veronica's present and Veronica with an empty box.
Reprints

Veronica's Christmas Card (Table of Contents: 11)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica's Christmas card shows her posing in a Santa outfit amid doll replicas of her friends.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Eda Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two years ago

Sooooo Long (Table of Contents: 13)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Greg
Synopsis
Greg takes a while getting dressed for the weather.

For Betty - - Western Style (Table of Contents: 14)

Holiday Fashions / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fashion
Characters
Betty Cooper

Midi Christmas Fashions for Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 15)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; fashion; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fun on the ski trail
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie makes a grab for Veronica on the slopes.

Games (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
A cruel party game backfires.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I still don't know what to get Betty and Ronnie for Christmas!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Talk Test
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Presents for Betty and Presents for Veronica
    Christmas Fashions
  4. 3. Wishful Thinking
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Betty's Christmas Card
    Betty
  6. 5. Handlebar Happiness
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Kid Stuff
    Betty
  8. 7. It's Nice to Be Nice
    Veronica
  9. 8. Engage the Enemy
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Pretty Pantsuits
    Veronica Fashions
  11. 10. Wrap to Me
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. Veronica's Christmas Card
    Veronica
  13. 12. ["Two years ago"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  14. 13. Sooooo Long
    Li'l Jinx
  15. 14. For Betty - - Western Style
    Holiday Fashions
  16. 15. Midi Christmas Fashions for Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. ["Fun on the ski trail"]
    Veronica Pin Up
  18. 17. Games
    Betty and Veronica
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