(February 1972)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
?
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

Betty and Veronica Christmas Spectacular (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica shows off her elaborate Christmas card while Betty shows us her simpler, more devout card.

Flour Child (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Mr. Lodge; Gaston
Synopsis
Veronica has created her deadliest batch of Christmas cookies ever. Archie and Betty come up with a way to dispose of the cookies without hurting her feelings: get Chuck and Moose to steal them and convince Ronnie there are "cookie thieves" in the neighborhood.
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Christmas Fashions For Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Room Gloom! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Gigi
Reprints

Double Indemnity (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Betty and Veronica wear identical skating outfits, Veronica tries to ruin Betty's outfit.
Reprints

Veronica's Christmas Card (Table of Contents: 5)

Veronica / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica manipulates an Archie puppet.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas tree; puppet

My Father (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor; religious
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Dilton Doily; Sabrina
Synopsis
During a Christmas show at an orphanage, Betty meets a girl who is sad because she doesn't have a father. Using the example of electricity, Betty teaches the girl that God sends out signals everywhere and that God can do what no earthly father can do.

Indexer Notes

The poem Jughead recites ("Adam had 'em") is by Ogden Nash.

Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Eda Edwards [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica give advice.

To Each His Own (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Due to a bright idea by two department store clerks, Veronica winds up giving Betty a gift that she really wanted for herself, and vice versa.
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Betty and Veronica Christmas Spectacular
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Flour Child
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Christmas Fashions For Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Room Gloom!
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Double Indemnity
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Veronica's Christmas Card
    Veronica
  7. 6. My Father
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Dear Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. To Each His Own
    Betty and Veronica
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