Betty #121 [Direct Edition]
(March 2003)

Archie, 1992 Series
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Price
2.19 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
every 4 weeks, twice in October
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie 60th Anniversary
Barcode
762816467537 12111
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm sorry I haven't gotten the heat fixed in my car, Betty!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews

And Her Name Was Alice (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Polly! Pack your bags! I'm assigning you that hot story Fred was working on!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Polly Cooper; Chic Cooper; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Gaston
Synopsis
Chic is following a case and Polly is given an assignment that brings them both back to Riverdale.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Rare appearances by Betty's brother and sister.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Pencils
various (fan art)
Inks
various (fan art)
Colors
various (fan art)
Letters
various (fan art); typeset

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper

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

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

Script
Sara Algase
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

Betty answers readers' letters.

The Chinese Zodiac (Table of Contents: 4)

Find Your Horoscope / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellen Leonforte (illustrations)
Inks
Ellen Leonforte (illustrations)
Colors
Barry Grossman ? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Profile on the year of the pig.

Betty's Fashion Hall of Fame (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
Stan Goldberg (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Reprints

Home Alone? (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty [Archie feature] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew! What a week!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Nancy
Synopsis
Betty is going to stay home alone while her parents go bowling.
Reprints

A Simple Story (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ever wonder how our artists and writers come up with the Archie stories?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Victor Gorelick; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Gaston; Ethel Muggs; Brendan (saint bernard); George Gladir (unnamed)
Synopsis
Victor Gorelick tells a writer to come up with a "simple" story, but the writer's imagination leads to a very complicated story.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The writer is unnamed but George Gladir is credited as the writer on this story and the initials on his briefcase are GG so the assumption is that it is George Gladir in the story.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I'm sorry I haven't gotten the heat fixed in my car, Betty!"]
    Betty
  2. 1. And Her Name Was Alice
    Betty
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art; Betty
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Dear Betty
  5. 4. The Chinese Zodiac
    Find Your Horoscope
  6. 5. Betty's Fashion Hall of Fame
    Betty's Fashions
  7. 6. Home Alone?
    Betty [Archie feature]
  8. 7. A Simple Story
    Betty
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