(January 1983)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year, twice in Jan., Sept., and Oct. 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
0271000698901
Editing
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

Issue Notes

Victor Gorelick is credited as "art director."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll test the lights and the music, Betty!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas tree; lights; mistletoe; record player

Lip Service (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Smithers; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica uses mistletoe to kiss Archie at different places in her house.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; kiss; mistletoe; umbrella

Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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Veronica-Yule Return! (Table of Contents: 3)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Letters
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Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
maze

The Scary Season (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty's gloom around the holidays is spreading to her friends.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; sad

The Rise and Fall (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Gaston
Synopsis
Gaston bakes a giant Christmas cake for the community center that doesn't fit through the door.
Reprints
Keywords
baking; cake; Christmas

Betty's Holiday Fashions (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
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Characters
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Reader fashion ideas from: Tessa L. Hall (Newport, KY); Caleigh Askew (Camrose, Alta, Canada); May Yim (Burnaby, B.C., Canada); Halley Tepperman (Ontario, Canada).

Cold Christmas (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
C.D. Marley; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to convince C.D. Marley, a Scrooge, of the good things about Christmas.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas carols

Snake Hunt (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Josie; Magic Snake Puzzle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I'll test the lights and the music, Betty!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Lip Service
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Dear Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Veronica-Yule Return!
    Veronica
  5. 4. The Scary Season
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. The Rise and Fall
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Betty's Holiday Fashions
    Betty
  8. 7. Cold Christmas
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Snake Hunt
    Josie; Magic Snake Puzzle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Kristin Kavanagh
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Terry Watkins
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Rodney Hinkle
  • Michael Eshom
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Steven Rowe