(October 1982)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
12 times a year: twice in Jan., Sept., Oct., and Dec. and once in March, April, June and Aug.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Barcode
0271000698410
Editing
Victor Gorelick (art direction); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
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 (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
These new bathing suits don't shrink, Betty!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

Gift of Love (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ron! You're not looking your incredibly expensive self today!
Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica dresses down to date a boy who doesn't have much money. When he fives her a cheap necklace with fake stones in it she has them replaced with real diamonds without telling him.
Reprints

Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 2)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Maid in Heaven (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
Ginny Sekora ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
(yawn) Yet another day of being rich, beautiful, and charming and deliciously lazy!
Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Jenny
Synopsis
Veronica and her look-a-like maid Jenny trade places at a party.
Reprints

Switch Hitch (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Dilton! Today is 'girls' day'! Have you got your track shoes on?
Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Geraldine Grundy; Moose Mason; Hiram Lodge; Hubert Smithers; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
The annual girl's day race takes place where the girls get to date any boy they catch.
Reprints

Summer Fashions (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fashion
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Whale of a Tale (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Ginny Sekora
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Archie! Isn't this fun?
Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica gets a job modeling but Betty takes over the modeling job when Veronica gets splashed by an Orca at Sealand.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["These new bathing suits don't shrink, Betty!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Gift of Love
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Dear Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Maid in Heaven
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Switch Hitch
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Summer Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Whale of a Tale
    Betty and Veronica
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