Veronica #72
(February 1998)

Archie, 1989 Series
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Price
1.75 USD; 1.85 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
762816467582 07211
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica, you're right -- there is a difference between vintage clothing and used clothing...
Genre
teen
Characters
Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge

Take a Break with a Kit Kat Bar (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Kit Kat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Act One (Table of Contents: 2)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm terribly sorry!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jeffrey Van Dyke; Hubert Smithers
Synopsis
Veronica runs into a handsome youth claiming to be a rich socialite. She later discovers that he's actually a struggling actor and the nephew of Smithers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Smithers first name is revealed to be Hubert.

Meet Sabrina (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Archway Paperbacks / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica; Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various
Letters
various

Characters
Veronica Lodge (fan art)

Weather or Not (Table of Contents: 5)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Isn't it just lovely outside?
Genre
humor; teen; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Aunt Hilda's garden is sunny and green in the middle of winter.

Indexer Notes

Credits say DeCarlo but it might be James DeCarlo rather than his father Dan.
Dan would have been about 79 years old when this was published.

Surf on over to Our Site! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Editor's Notebook / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Slip-up (Table of Contents: 8)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bye, daddykins! I'm off to my lesson!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
After an ice storm turns Riverdale into a skating rink, Mr. Lodge hires a snow plow to get Veronica to class.
Reprints

The Big Picture (Table of Contents: 9)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This looks like a really good movie!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Archie's Fun Stuff! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

I Made Them Myself (Table of Contents: 11)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is for you, Archie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica gives the Riverdale High hockey team special Christmas presents.
Reprints

[Archie's Holiday Fun Digest #2] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Archie's Subscription offer (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Dear Veronica / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sara Algase
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Veronica" helps readers with various issues.

[Prepare to Fly!!!] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Nights into Dreams / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Archie's Digest Offer] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Celebrity Status (Table of Contents: 17)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sharon Rock sure is a big star!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica laments her lack of world renown.
Reprints

Get a Magical Six-issue Subscription of Sabrina (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Sabrina / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Marvel Super Heroes (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Saban / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hey Kids: See What's Growing! (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Peattitudes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Veronica, you're right -- there is a difference between vintage clothing and used clothing..."]
    Veronica
  2. 1. Take a Break with a Kit Kat Bar
    Kit Kat
  3. 2. Act One
    Veronica
  4. 3. Meet Sabrina
    Archway Paperbacks
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Veronica; Fan Art
  6. 5. Weather or Not
    Sabrina
  7. 6. Surf on over to Our Site!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Editor's Notebook
  9. 8. Slip-up
    Veronica
  10. 9. The Big Picture
    Veronica
  11. 10. Archie's Fun Stuff!
  12. 11. I Made Them Myself
    Veronica
  13. 12. [Archie's Holiday Fun Digest #2]
  14. 13. Archie's Subscription offer
    Archie
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Dear Veronica
  16. 15. [Prepare to Fly!!!]
    Nights into Dreams
  17. 16. [Archie's Digest Offer]
  18. 17. Celebrity Status
    Veronica
  19. 18. Get a Magical Six-issue Subscription of Sabrina
    Sabrina
  20. 19. Marvel Super Heroes
    Saban
  21. 20. Hey Kids: See What's Growing!
    Peattitudes
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