(June 1986)

Archie, 1986 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly in Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct., Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000692006
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty, you’ve been on that phone for almost two hours!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Caramel
Synopsis
Hal objects to the length of time Betty is spending on the phone.

Enjoy Life! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and the gang offer reasons not to smoke.

Indexer Notes

Co-sponsored by the American Cancer Society.

What Else? (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doily; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty accidentally drops her diary in a box of items to be auctioned for charity. Next day, Veronica buys it.
Reprints
Keywords
diary

Name Pursuit! (Table of Contents: 3)

Dilton's Puzzle Pals / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
Word find puzzle with an Archie characters theme.

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

Flair For Wear (Table of Contents: 5)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Synopsis
Hilda and Zelda have a special store where they shop for clothes.

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

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Super-Market Melodrama (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty [Archie] / 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; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
While waiting in the supermarket checkout line, Betty leafs through a tabloid and begins fantasizing about her and Archie in the stories she reads.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Just The Facts (Table of Contents: 11)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty chronicles her day at the fair with Archie in her diary.

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

Betty's On The Town Fashions (Table of Contents: 13)

Betty / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Celeste St. John
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
No story; Betty models fashion designs submitted by Celeste St. John, who also gets credit for the page concept.

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

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

Script
? [as Betty]
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's A Chance
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
"Betty" presents a problem sent in by a reader and solicits advice from the other readers.

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

A Mother Like No Other (Table of Contents: 16)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Betty writes in her diary about how much her mother does for her and how much she appreciates it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art originally credited to Dan DeCarlo and Jim DeCarlo. Credits changed September 2011, per "The Best Of Archie Comics" reprint volume (Archie, 2011 series).

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"If You're Not Getting Enough" (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Betty, you’ve been on that phone for almost two hours!"]
    Betty
  2. 1. Enjoy Life!
    Archie
  3. 2. What Else?
    Betty
  4. 3. Name Pursuit!
    Dilton's Puzzle Pals
  5. 4. ["Be A Smart Shopper!"]
  6. 5. Flair For Wear
    Sabrina
  7. 6. ["Save! Subscribe!"]
  8. 7. ["Get A Free Issue"]
  9. 8. Super-Market Melodrama
    Betty [Archie]
  10. 9. ["Get A Free Issue Of Little Archie"]
  11. 10. ["Subscribe To Katy Keene Comics"]
  12. 11. Just The Facts
    Betty
  13. 12. ["Four Equals Five"]
  14. 13. Betty's On The Town Fashions
    Betty
  15. 14. ["Here's A Chance"]
    Sincerely Yours
  16. 15. ["Fans!"]
  17. 16. A Mother Like No Other
    Betty
  18. 17. ["Discount 32"]
  19. 18. "If You're Not Getting Enough"
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