(August 1985)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.65 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
11 times a year: once in June, twice in Sept. and Oct. and three times in Jan. and Aug.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Barcode
0271000698608
Editing
Victor Gorelick
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)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That Veronica shows a lot of style!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Mr. Lodge
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie and His Pals! / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
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Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you seen any of these children?
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Ms. Grundy; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Features missing children: Jennifer Sophia Marteliz; Brian Bleyl; John David Gosch.

Let's Pretend (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Derek Vanderclavin; Ugo Bork; Stash (Ugo's chauffeur)
Synopsis
Veronica tries to convince it's better to keep your opponent fooled in the game of romance.

Indexer Notes

beach; Greek

Betty and Veronica's Summer Fashions (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Featuring fashion designs inspired by readers: Abigail Gabbaro (Topeka, KS); Candy Baker (Wappinger Falls, NY); Jenny Jackson (Toronto, Canada); Cherry Corales (Chicago, IL); Nancy What's Her Last Name (New Jersey).
Reprints

Where the Boys Are (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
James DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica are camp counselors at a girls' summer camp and try in vain to meet the boys across the lake.
Reprints
Keywords
canoe; flat tire; skunk

Delightful Dilemma (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
James DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Svenson
Synopsis
Veronica wins a contest to spend a week in England with her favorite rock star.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Features a poster of Twisted Cousins (Twisted Sister). Rad Strewit (Rod Stewart) and Michael Jackstone (Michael Jackson) also make appearances in Veronica's fantasy sequence.

Dear Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Readers send questions into Betty and Veronica.

Pop Tate's Mystery Menu! (Table of Contents: 7)

Pop Tate / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Word scramble.

Darkroom Disaster (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
James DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Zack Gordon
Synopsis
Betty meets a photographer on the beach who wants to take her picture for a calendar. Veronica gives Betty strawberries which she's allergic to and Betty breaks out in a rash. Veronica goes to the photo shoot in her place.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["That Veronica shows a lot of style!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. ["Have you seen any of these children?"]
    Archie and His Pals!
  3. 2. Let's Pretend
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Betty and Veronica's Summer Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Where the Boys Are
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Delightful Dilemma
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. Dear Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Pop Tate's Mystery Menu!
    Pop Tate
  9. 8. Darkroom Disaster
    Betty and Veronica
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