(June 1984)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Published 11 times a year: once in June, twice in September and October, and three times in January and August.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Barcode
0271000698406
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); 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

[America's Favorite Dolls] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
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Lie Detector (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Bye, 'bye, Papa san!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica defies her father's instructions not to go to a game room known as a hang-out for the worst element in town.
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Locker Lore (Table of Contents: 2)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rats! My locker is jammed again!
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman
Synopsis
Sabrina uses magic to help a girl open her locker door.
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Betty Cooper's Dance-Kraze Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP, MANAGEMENT AND CIRCULATION (Required by 39 U.S.C. 3685).

1. Title of publication: Archie's Giant Series Magazine.
1A. Publication No. 029340.

2. Date of filing: Oct. 1, 1983.

3. Frequency of issue: Once in March, twice in Sept. and Oct., three times in Jan. and Aug.
3A. No. of issues published annually: 11.
3B. Annual subscription price: $6.60.

6. Names and addresses of publisher, Editor and managing editor
Publisher. Archie Comic Publications, Inc., 1116 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021.
Editor: Richard H. Goldwater, 1116 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021.
Managing editor Michael I. Silberkleit, 1116 First Ave., New York, N.Y. 10021.

10. Extent and nature of circulation:
A. Total no copies printed: Average no. copies each issue during preceding 12 months, 178643.
Actual no. of copies of single issue published nearest to filing date, 203876.

The Secret of the Old Music Hall (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo ?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Watch out!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
The Archies rehearse at a music hall that's said to be haunted by the ghost of an actress that was murdered there many years ago.
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Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
"Betty and Veronica" give advice to readers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Veronica's Fashions / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
fashion; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica models clothes based on reader suggestions.

Biz Whiz (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo ?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I asked Daddy for an allowance increase...and he said I should get a job an earn it!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica decide to open a craft class for kids.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [America's Favorite Dolls]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Lie Detector
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Locker Lore
    Sabrina
  4. 3. Betty Cooper's Dance-Kraze Puzzle Page
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership
  6. 5. The Secret of the Old Music Hall
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Dear Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Veronica's Fashions
  9. 8. Biz Whiz
    Betty and Veronica
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