(1994)

Archie, 1994 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
4.95 USD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
ISBN
1-879794-03-9 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781879794030 50495
Editing
Paul Castiglia (compilation editor); Scott Fulop (consulting editor); Victor Gorelick (series editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Binding
Trade Paperback

[cover from Archie #429] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Story credits.

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To San Diego... (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Castiglia
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

A brief rundown on the genesis of this collection.

[cover from Archie #429] (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Love Showdown Chapter 1 Part 1 (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie gets a love letter from someone and both Betty and Veronica swear it wasn't from them.
Reprints

Love Showdown Chapter 1 Part 2 (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hot Dog (cameo); Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Before Archie can reveal the name of the letter-writer, Reggie convinces both Betty and Veronica that the other one wrote the letter. As a result of the betrayal, they end their friendship and declare war on each other, with Archie as the prize.
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[Cover from Betty #19] (Table of Contents: 6)

Betty / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Love Showdown Chapter 2 Part 1 (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Ken Selig
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Smithers; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty returns all of the outfits she ever borrowed from Veronica and throws away all of Veronica's pictures. To cheer her up, her dad gives her two tickets to the Lodges' charity ball that were donated to him. She then helps Archie repair his car, proving her worth to him.
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Love Showdown Chapter 2 Part 2 (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Doug Crane
Inks
Ken Selig
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate (cameo)
Synopsis
As Betty finishes work on Archie's car, Veronica shows up and tells Betty that she and Archie are headed for the Charity Ball. Veronica says some tickets were misprinted with the wrong date, like the ones Betty has. Later at Pops, Jughead tells Betty he saw Veronica printing up tickets with the wrong dates, ensuring Betty would get some when they were donated to her father's business. Furious, Betty decides to crash the ball.
Reprints

[Cover from Betty and Veronica #82] (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty and Veronica / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Reprints

Love Showdown Chapter 3 Part 1 (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty crashes the Charity Ball in a very hot dress and proceeds to dance circles around Veronica with her natural athletic ability. All the boys at the dance-- and especially Archie-- are stunned by her looks and moves. Ever the poor loser, Veronica leaves the dance, humiliated.
Reprints

Love Showdown Chapter 3 Part 2 (Table of Contents: 11)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Determined to win Archie back, Veronica tries baking but is unsuccessful. When it seems she's lost him for good, Reggie shows up and makes Veronica realize she's being way too nice. Reggie then offers to train her to get her naturally deceitful, confident old self back.
Reprints

[cover from Veronica #39] (Table of Contents: 12)

Veronica / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Reprints

Love Showdown Chapter 4 Part 1 (Table of Contents: 13)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Fresh from her badness training with Reggie, Veronica lures Betty away from Archie at Pops, then shows off a great dress and some killer dance moves. At the end of their ropes, the girls decide to get fresh makeovers and their best clothes for a final showdown the next day-- super soakers at High Noon, winner take all.
Reprints

Love Showdown Chapter 4 Part 2 (Table of Contents: 14)

Veronica / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom
Synopsis
The girls are decked out and have their soakers ready. Reggie counts them down to fire, which they do simultaneously -- accidentally catching Archie and Cheryl in the crossfire and drenching them. The original love letter was from Cheryl, and Archie decides to start dating her instead of the feuding girls.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie; Betty and Veronica / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Indexer Notes

Production credits on the inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [cover from Archie #429]
    Archie; Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To San Diego...
  4. 3. [cover from Archie #429]
    Archie
  5. 4. Love Showdown Chapter 1 Part 1
    Archie
  6. 5. Love Showdown Chapter 1 Part 2
    Archie
  7. 6. [Cover from Betty #19]
    Betty
  8. 7. Love Showdown Chapter 2 Part 1
    Betty
  9. 8. Love Showdown Chapter 2 Part 2
    Betty
  10. 9. [Cover from Betty and Veronica #82]
    Betty and Veronica
  11. 10. Love Showdown Chapter 3 Part 1
    Betty and Veronica
  12. 11. Love Showdown Chapter 3 Part 2
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. [cover from Veronica #39]
    Veronica
  14. 13. Love Showdown Chapter 4 Part 1
    Veronica
  15. 14. Love Showdown Chapter 4 Part 2
    Veronica
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Archie; Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
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