Veronica #120 [Newsstand]
(January 2002)

Archie, 1989 Series
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Price
1.99 USD; 2.39 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Every four weeks, twice in July
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
Barcode
009128467580 20
Editing
Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief); Victor Gorelick

Issue Notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's finally raining!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica's glad it's raining, so she can show off her new rain outfit.

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

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Visit Archie and all his friends in Riverdale.
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

It's Not a Good Thing (Table of Contents: 2)

Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Mrs. Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Maggie Stewrich
Synopsis
Veronica becomes enthralled with home decorating guru Maggie Stewrich; following Maggie's advice, she does splendidly in all areas but cooking. She hires Maggie to secretly prepare a meal, but when Maggie hears Veronica claiming that she needed to improve Maggie's recipe, egos flare and tempers fly.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Maggie Stewrich spoofs popular home decor idol Martha Stewart.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica, what mantra do you use to meditate?
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Subscription promo

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

Dear Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sara Algase (credited) [as Veronica]
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte (signed) [as E L]
Inks
Ellen Leonforte (signed) [as E L]
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
She knows... and she'll let you know when you write to, Dear Veronica.
Characters
Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Advice column.

Veronica's Fashion Trend Report (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Veronica]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Editor's Notebook (Table of Contents: 6)

Editor's Notebook / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Victor Gorelick
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooepr; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Victor Gorelick
Keywords
9-11; September 11

Indexer Notes

Words to patriotic songs, in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

Fan Art (Table of Contents: 7)

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jessica Vas; Kim Kappmeyer; Shehzeen Ahmed
Inks
Jessica Vas; Kim Kappmeyer; Shehzeen Ahmed
Colors
Jessica Vas; Kim Kappmeyer; Shehzeen Ahmed
Letters
?; typeset

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Keywords
Fan art

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Uncle Freddie says... check off the issues you need to complete your collection!
Characters
Uncle Freddie (advertising character or promotional character); Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Promo, with order form, for back issues.

Now That's Scary! (Table of Contents: 9)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; TV host
Synopsis
Veronica appears on the TV reality show "Face Your Fears." She copes with all of them except a date with Jughead.
Reprints
Keywords
T.V.; Television; TiVo; TV

Indexer Notes

Color and lettering credits from GCD record at Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine # 216.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie's Holiday Fun
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Keywords
Christmas; holiday

Indexer Notes

Promo for Archie's Holiday Fun Digest # 6.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Best of Josie and the Pussycats
Characters
The Pussycats [Josie; Melody; Val]

Indexer Notes

Promo for Best of Josie And The Pussycats trade paperback.

Chillin' Style (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fashions suggested by fans Rupinder Gosal, Sarah Heek, and Kora Vahldieck.

Cupid Caper (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited) [as Gladir]
Pencils
? Colon (presumably Ernie Colón) [as Colon]
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited) [as Lapick]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead parlays Archie's dollar into a memorable present for Veronica.
Reprints

Fitness Freaked Out! (Table of Contents: 14)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; shoppers; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Archie wants to work out. Veronica exhausts him with a shopping trip to the mall.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie Americana Series, now including Best of the Eighties!
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get caught up in the magic...
Characters
Sabrina Spellman (photo of Melissa Joan Hart)

Indexer Notes

Ad for text novels from Simon & Schuster.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Coin Collecting, Advanced
Characters
Kid
Keywords
Game

Indexer Notes

Ad for Warioland4 computer game from Nintendo.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's finally raining!"]
    Veronica
  2. 1. ["Visit Archie and all his friends in Riverdale."]
  3. 2. It's Not a Good Thing
    Veronica
  4. 3. ["Veronica, what mantra do you use to meditate?"]
  5. 4. ["She knows... and she'll let you know when you write to, Dear Veronica."]
    Dear Veronica
  6. 5. Veronica's Fashion Trend Report
  7. 6. Editor's Notebook
    Editor's Notebook
  8. 7. Fan Art
    Fan Art
  9. 8. ["Uncle Freddie says... check off the issues you need to complete your collection!"]
  10. 9. Now That's Scary!
    Veronica
  11. 10. ["Archie's Holiday Fun"]
  12. 11. ["Best of Josie and the Pussycats"]
  13. 12. Chillin' Style
    Veronica's Fashions
  14. 13. Cupid Caper
    Jughead
  15. 14. Fitness Freaked Out!
    Veronica
  16. 15. ["Archie Americana Series, now including Best of the Eighties!"]
  17. 16. ["Get caught up in the magic..."]
  18. 17. ["Coin Collecting, Advanced"]
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