(1994)

Archie, 1994 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Volume
?
Price
2.00 USD
Pages
56
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1994-11
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
Archie Comics
ISBN
?
Barcode
071896470017 01
Editing
Scott Fulop; Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty? Veronica?... Who are they?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Love Showdown Re-Cap! (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie; Betty and Veronica / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom

Indexer Notes

This is a one page recap of the Love Showdown from Archie #429 (November 1994), Betty #19 (November 1994), Betty and Veronica #82 (December 1994), and Veronica #39 (December 1994).

Love & War (Part 1) (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie's Love Showdown / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Midge Klump; Hermione Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica bring Ethel and Midge up to date on the Archie/Cheryl romance. Then Ethel goes undercover to find out more, but ends up making matters worse.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The reprint in the next sequence appears between pages 3 and 10 of this story.

Fast and Loose (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jason Blossom; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty introduces Cheryl to the gang, who is instantly attracted to Archie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This reprint appears as a flashback between pages 3 and 10 of the previous story.

Love & War (Part 2) (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie's Love Showdown / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Jason Blossom
Synopsis
In order to break Cheryl and Archie up, Veronica invites them, Jughead, Betty, and Reggie to the Lodges' ski lodge for the weekend. But when Veronica and Reggie fail to get Archie jealous, Jughead plays a trump card: Jason Blossom, Cheryl's brother who has a crush on Betty. This causes Archie to see red, exactly the reaction the girls were hoping for.
Reprints
Keywords
skiing

Indexer Notes

The reprint in the next sequence appears between pages 15 and 21 of this story.

It's Friendship (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Decarlo?
Inks
Dan DeCarlo?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Cheryl Blossom; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis
Cheryl and Betty get into a vocal cat fight.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This reprint appears as a flashback between pages 15 and 21 of the previous sequence.

[Sharing a Soda at Pop's] (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie's Love Showdown / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom

Indexer Notes

This poster appears between pages 21 and 22 of sequence 4.

Love and War (Part 3) (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie's Love Showdown / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Bill Golliher
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jason Blossom; Reggie Mantle; Cheryl Blossom; Moose Mason (cameo-flashback); Midge Klump (cameo-flashback); Jughead Jones
Synopsis
After Archie makes a fool of himself, Betty goes off with Jason, Cheryl goes off with Reggie, and Veronica tells Archie to call her when he grows up.
Reprints

Dear Cheryl (Table of Contents: 8)

Cheryl / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sara Algase
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Cheryl Blossom; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Sara Algase gives "advice" to readers as "Cheryl".

Love and War (Part Four) (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie's Love Showdown / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Bill Golliher
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs (Jones); Jughead Jones; Cheryl Blossom (Mantle); Reggie Mantle; Queen Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper (Blossom); Jason Blossom (all in a dream sequence); Mary Andrews; Savannah Smythe
Synopsis
Archie has a dream where all of his friends are older and married, and he ended up all alone. He wakes up to find there's still time for him to be with someone. Betty and Jason have broken up, and just as Archie is about to ask Betty something, he is captivated by Savannah Smythe, a new student.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In the character appearances for this story, Ethel is married to Jughead, Cheryl is married to Reggie, and Betty is married to Jason. Hence, the names in the parentheses.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty? Veronica?... Who are they?"]
    Archie
  2. 1. Love Showdown Re-Cap!
    Archie; Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Love & War (Part 1)
    Archie's Love Showdown
  4. 3. Fast and Loose
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Love & War (Part 2)
    Archie's Love Showdown
  6. 5. It's Friendship
    Archie
  7. 6. [Sharing a Soda at Pop's]
    Archie's Love Showdown
  8. 7. Love and War (Part 3)
    Archie's Love Showdown
  9. 8. Dear Cheryl
    Cheryl
  10. 9. Love and War (Part Four)
    Archie's Love Showdown
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