Betty's Diary #13 [Regular Edition]
(November 1987)

Archie, 1986 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
nine times per year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie 45th Anniversary
Barcode
027100069201 11
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[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
I Took A Dog-Walking Job
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty's new dog-walking business proves to be a little more than she can handle.

You Don't Need Drugs ... (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Dilton Doily; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Archie and the gang give the readers reasons not to abuse drugs.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Here Come The Brides (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica compare wedding hopes and plans.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Betty's Flower Show (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RG in an O] (signed)
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RG in an O] (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RG in an O] (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RG in an O] (signed)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Word find puzzle with a flower name theme.

Cookout Lookout (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty runs to the store to buy food for her father's planned barbecue. He specifically tells her not to mention it to Jughead if she should see him. So, naturally, who does she run into at the store?
Reprints

Bear Fare (Table of Contents: 9)

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; Little Betty (flashback); Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
When Archie finds out Betty is baking for someone named "Andy", he becomes jealous and more attentive, not knowing "Andy" is a bear at the Riverdale Zoo.
Reprints
Keywords
bear; zoo

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

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

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

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

Script
? [as Betty]
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Stan Goldberg
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A Sincerely Yours Reader
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Synopsis
"Betty" presents reader advice for a previously published letter.

Perfect Day! (Table of Contents: 12)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Alice Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty's morning starts out with a horrible dream about Veronica finding her diary, and then spirals downward from the point she wakes up onward.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I Took A Dog-Walking Job"]
    Betty
  2. 1. You Don't Need Drugs ...
    Archie
  3. 2. Here Come The Brides
    Betty
  4. 3. ["Step Right Up!"]
  5. 4. ["Double Your Fun"]
  6. 5. ["You Fans Asked For It"]
  7. 6. ["Discount 32"]
  8. 7. Betty's Flower Show
    Dilton's Puzzle Pals
  9. 8. Cookout Lookout
    Betty
  10. 9. Bear Fare
    Betty
  11. 10. ["Subscribe And Save"]
  12. 11. ["A Sincerely Yours Reader"]
    Sincerely Yours
  13. 12. Perfect Day!
    Betty
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Ramon Schenk
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