(December 2007)

Archie, 1983 Series
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Price
2.49 USD
Pages
100
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Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode
009128468556 79
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Nelson Ribiero (editor)

Issue Notes

On-Sale date from Betty and Veronica Digest #178.

Westward, Huh? (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper

Westward, Huh? (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Pat Kennedy
Pencils
Pat Kennedy
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
T. J. Kirsch
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Charlie Chuck; Sly; Lenora; Zane Grubb; The Stranger
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica travel to the ranch of Charlie Chuck, a writer of western novels in hopes of helping him with his writer's block. While at the ranch they discover who had been causing all the accidents around the ranch.
Reprints
Keywords
ranch; writer's block

Indexer Notes

Listed on cover.

Credits from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #263.

A Family Affair (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

Action Faction (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited as Gladir)
Pencils
? [as Kennedy] (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited as Lapick)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty; Veronica; Nancy; Carol
Synopsis
The Riverdale cheerleaders are doing so well outshining the rival squad that they fail to notice how their football team is losing 40 to nothing.
Reprints
Keywords
Cheerleader; football; high school

Triple Date (Table of Contents: 4)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica have a double date with Archie and Reggie, but with Betty sick Veronica tries to date both boys at once.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Frank Doyle credited as scripter in reprint.
Stan Goldberg credited as penciller in reprint.
Mike Esposito credited as inker in reprint.

Fabulous Fan Fashions for Betty (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty [Archie feature] / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Reprints

It's Got a Ring to It (Table of Contents: 6)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica goes phone shopping.
Reprints

It's about Time! (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Brigitte; Dilton Doiley; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica accidentally activate the time machine that Dilton has created, taking them into the past to meet their parents.
Reprints
Keywords
time machine

Veronica Styles (Table of Contents: 8)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Dan Parent (signed)
Colors
?

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fashion page.

A Different Kind of Classroom (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Nadine Wittier; Alice Cooper; Hal Cooper
Synopsis
Betty meets a girl at the mall and finds out she is home-schooled.
Reprints

Now That's Scary! (Table of Contents: 10)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; TV host
Synopsis
Veronica appears on the TV reality show "Face Your Fears." She copes with all of them except a date with Jughead.
Reprints
Keywords
T.V.; Television; TiVo; TV

Indexer Notes

Color and lettering credits from GCD record at Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine # 216.

The Bake-Off (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty; Reggie; Archie
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica compete to see who can bake better cookies for Archie.
Reprints

Oh Solo Mio Part One (Table of Contents: 12)

Josie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Holly Golightly (credited as Holly G!)
Inks
John Costanza (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
drama; humor; teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Valerie Smith; Melody Valentine; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Harlan; Claire
Synopsis
Josie does a commercial jingle and suddenly everyone thinks she's leaving the Pussycats for a solo career.
Reprints

Oh Solo Mio Part Two (Table of Contents: 13)

Josie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Holly Golightly
Inks
John Costanza
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
drama; humor; teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Smith; Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Harlan
Synopsis
Josie returns to the Pussycats.
Reprints

Everyday Fashions (Table of Contents: 14)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Shultz (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Reprints

Indexer Notes

fashions by Zack Gichohi (The Tramshed, South Africa)

Ill Will (Table of Contents: 15)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
? [as Kennedy]
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica finds out that Archie isn't sick, he's actually on a date with Betty.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Gridiron Games (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli
Inks
Al Nickerson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen

Friendly Competiton (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
Michael Pellowski (as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Al Nickerson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Thanks for showing me around, Marcia.
Genre
humor; teen
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Westward, Huh?
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Westward, Huh?
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. A Family Affair
    Betty [Archie feature]
  4. 3. Action Faction
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Triple Date
    Veronica
  6. 5. Fabulous Fan Fashions for Betty
    Betty [Archie feature]
  7. 6. It's Got a Ring to It
    Veronica
  8. 7. It's about Time!
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Veronica Styles
    Veronica
  10. 9. A Different Kind of Classroom
    Betty [Archie feature]
  11. 10. Now That's Scary!
    Veronica
  12. 11. The Bake-Off
    Betty and Veronica
  13. 12. Oh Solo Mio Part One
    Josie
  14. 13. Oh Solo Mio Part Two
    Josie
  15. 14. Everyday Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  16. 15. Ill Will
    Veronica
  17. 16. Gridiron Games
    Betty and Veronica
  18. 17. Friendly Competiton
    Betty and Veronica
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