(April 1986)

Archie, 1986 Series
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Price
0.65 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000692004
Editing
Victor Gorelick
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty's Diary / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy

Join the Campaign for a Smoke-Free America! (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper

Indexer Notes

sponsored by Archie Comics and the American Cancer Society

The Art Lesson (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Kujava
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty creates a life-size statue of Archie out of macaroni and enters a state-wide art contest.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in B&V Friends Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #236, writing is credited to Kathleen Webb and inks to Allison Flood.

When reprinted in World of Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2010 series) #51, writing is credited to Kathleen Webb and inks are credited to Jim DeCarlo.

Air Flair (Table of Contents: 3)

Josie's Friend Alex / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Alex Cabot; Valerie Brown; Josie McCoy
Synopsis
Alex has to come up with something fast because he forgot Josie's birthday.

Miss Beazly's Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 4)

Miss Beazly / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw

Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Beazly

Indexer Notes

word puzzle

My Secret Wish!! (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Betty stays at the Lodge mansion to care for Veronica's dog while Veronica goes away for the weekend with her family, but life in the mansion is not what Betty expected.
Reprints

Status Symbol Saga (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica goes shopping at an exclusive department store, which gives Betty a chance to get Archie alone for herself.

The Celebrity (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo, Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Bruce Bingstone
Synopsis
Betty meets rock star Bruce Bingstone, who gives her a pass to his concert and a chance to get to know him, which turns out to be a disappointment.
Reprints

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

Sincerely Yours / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Betty Cooper]
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
Barry Grossman ? (illustrations)
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

advice column

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Betty's Diary
  2. 1. Join the Campaign for a Smoke-Free America!
    Archie
  3. 2. The Art Lesson
    Betty's Diary
  4. 3. Air Flair
    Josie's Friend Alex
  5. 4. Miss Beazly's Puzzle Page
    Miss Beazly
  6. 5. My Secret Wish!!
    Betty's Diary
  7. 6. Status Symbol Saga
    Betty's Diary
  8. 7. The Celebrity
    Betty's Diary
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Sincerely Yours
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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