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Archie, 1987 Series
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Price:
3.69 USD
Pages:
196
Indicia frequency:
10 times a year (monthly except Mar. and Aug.)
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Archie Digest Library
Barcode:
071896469509 61
Editing:
Victor Gorelick
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Digest
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

["Readers, we need you to pick a boyfriend for Cheryl!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Cheryl Blossom; Veronica Lodge

["It only takes a spark."] (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Smokey Bear

Indexer Notes

Wildfire safety.

And the Winner Is... Part One (Table of Contents: 2)

Cheryl Blossom / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Parent
Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Jim Amash
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jason Blossom; Cindy; Tony; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Austin; Brandon; George
Synopsis:
Cheryl decides to go on the reality show the Lonely Hearts Club.

Indexer Notes

Page count includes a one page "cover" which lists the credits and might be missing from reprints.

["Cheryl's back!"] (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
Letters:
?; typeset

Characters:
Cheryl Blossom; Austin; Brandon; George

Indexer Notes

Explains how readers can vote for Cheryl's new boyfriend.

[Speed Racer the Video Game] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Get Me To the Prom On Time (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Hy Eisman
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Mindy Eisman ?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Caramel; Alice Cooper; Wendy Gabber; Hal Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty details prom night in her diary.
Reprints:

Date Appreciation! (Table of Contents: 6)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Bret Prince Jr.; Richie Richman; Boris Backhounder; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge is critical of Veronica dating Archie so much, until she points out just how much worse she could do.
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["Subscribe to Archie Digest books and save!"] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Touchy Touchy (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty plays "guess who" with Archie and doesn't get the answer she expected.
Reprints:

Golf Gaff (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Alice Gumm; Melissa; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods
Synopsis:
At the Putt-erama miniature golf course, Betty has a hard time keeping Archie's wandering eye on her and their game.
Reprints:

["Subscribe to Archie Comics today and save!"] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

[Archie Freshman Year] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

She's A Good Ol' Boy (Table of Contents: 12)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie goes over to Betty's house to shower and change for a date with Veronica, much to Betty's dismay.
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Their Last Date (Table of Contents: 13)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Minerva; Oliver
Synopsis:
Veronica overhears a couple on their last date and wonders what it would be like if she and Archie were on their last date.

Good News -and- Bad News (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
The good and bad of falling and landing in a safe spot, your girlfriend complimenting your kissing, and you girlfriend going through anything for you.

Indexer Notes

Three 2-panel gags.

[Bad Boy Trouble] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

["New look & new love for Jughead!?"] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

All in the Game (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dick Malmgren
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica buys a new dress, defying strict orders not to, then conspires to get her father to change his mind.
Reprints:

The Prowler (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Stanley; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty is babysitting Stanley, after he dumps a bucket of water on Veronica, Veronica tries to scare the child.
Reprints:

Say It With Flowers (Table of Contents: 19)

Betty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty tries to make Archie jealous by having flowers delivered to her.
Reprints:
Keywords:
florist; flowers

[Archie Americana Series] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

["Turn over a new leaf recycle your magazines!"] (Table of Contents: 21)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Team Supreme (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan Parent
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Eloise; Lucinda; Marissa; Fifi; Smithers; Hermoine Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica brings in Betty to help coach Mr. Lodge's winless girl's softball team. After seeing Veronica's coaching methods, Betty understands why the team is winless.
Reprints:

Sweet Gesture (Table of Contents: 23)

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

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?
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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica talk about the idea that pimples are caused by too many sweets.

["Sonic checklist"] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Lots of Luck! (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script:
Barbara Slate
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica scoffs at Betty's belief in the old superstition of finding a four-leaf clover, until events make her doubt her assessment.
Reprints:

Call Brawl (Table of Contents: 26)

Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Smithers; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica gets a call from Reggie asking her out on a date when she's about to go out with Archie.
Reprints:

Neat Feat (Table of Contents: 27)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica is given a bowling pin as a souvenir.
Reprints:

Spat Chat (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica stop arguing, then make the mistake of asking why they were arguing.

Pinch Hitter Sitter (Table of Contents: 29)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Kevin; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Filling in for Betty, Veronica must baby-sit a sports-obsessed pre-teen boy.
Reprints:

["In this article "Coping With Guys," it says, "Guys are often attracted to disinterested gals.""] (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica discuss the merits of being cool, aloof, and mysterious with boys.

[The Love Showdown Collection] (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

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

["Archie digest book collector sets"] (Table of Contents: 32) (Expand) /

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

Many Happy Returns (Table of Contents: 33)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Ruth
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Betty tries to trick Archie into calling her after he tries to get the phone number of another girl.
Reprints:
Keywords:
handkerchief; telephone

Scooter Scare (Table of Contents: 34)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
John Rosenberger
Inks:
Marty Epp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty takes two rides at once on Reggie's scooter -- her first and her last.
Reprints:
Keywords:
motor scooter

[The Adventures of Little Archie Graphic Novel Volume 2] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

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

["You'll love each of these great DVD's!"] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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

["It's time to rock with... Josie and the Pussycats"] (Table of Contents: 37)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Valerie; Melody; Josie

Indexer Notes

Used as an introduction to a section of Josie and the Pussycats stories.

To Grandmother's House (Table of Contents: 38)

Josie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Valerie; Josie; Alexandra Cabot; Melody
Synopsis:
Valerie leaves town before an important gig, claiming that she needs to visit a sick grandmother. Josie, Melody and Alexandra (who replaces Valerie in the band while she's away) don't buy the old "sick grandmother" cliché, and assume that Valerie is making some kind of tragic sacrifice to help the Pussycats. And they think they know what it is when they realize that the club they're playing at is owned by someone who unsuccessfully hit on Val.
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Say 'Cheese!' (Table of Contents: 39)

Josie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Josie; Valerie; Melody
Synopsis:
The Pussycats are about to film a cheese commercial when Melody mentions that pussycats don't eat cheese.

Alexandra's Liberation (Table of Contents: 40)

Josie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Malmgren
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Alexander Cabot III; Alexandra Cabot; Josie; Melody; Valerie; Alan M.
Synopsis:
When Alexandra learns that the Pussycats are going to play at an all-boys' university, she decides to join the group without demanding top billing. To get attention, she shows up for the gig in an evening gown instead of a Pussycat costume. When the boys aren't interested in her, she starts to play the feminism card and accuse them of being chauvinists.
Reprints:

["Welcome to my pizza party!!"] (Table of Contents: 41)

Josie / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Josie

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the letters for pizza toppings.

Plant Plight (Table of Contents: 42)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Valerie; Melody; Josie; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis:
Alexander is warned not to get too close to the Venus Fly Trap.

Chore Flaw (Table of Contents: 43)

Josie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Melody; Valerie; Josie
Synopsis:
Melody is asked to pitch the tent.

["Rock out with the best of Josie and the Pussycats"] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

["Archie comic book collector sets"] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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

Hoop Scoop (Table of Contents: 46)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Chuck Clayton; Marty Shaw; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty meets Marty who is sad that the other boys won't let him play basketball with them.

That's My Baby (Table of Contents: 47)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Cousin Leroy; Louella
Synopsis:
Veronica has two tickets for the bowling match at the Sports Palace. When she suspects Betty has a date with Archie, she phones the Better Baby-Sitters' Bureau and sets up a baby-sitting job that Betty has to honor. Since she can't go with Archie, Betty calls the Baby-Sitters' Bureau and sets up a job for Archie.
Reprints:
Keywords:
baby-sitting; bowling; dates; telephone

[Betty & Veronica Summer Fun] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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["Archie & friends get your tickets to the world tour!"] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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["Sabrina Spellman is your average teenager..."] (Table of Contents: 50)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Salem; Sabrina Spellman

Indexer Notes

Illustration used to introduce a section of Sabrina stories.

Big Hair Day (Table of Contents: 51)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Amy; Ms. Reynolds; David
Synopsis:
Sabrina casts a spell on Amy so her hair will grow bigger every time she lies.
Reprints:

Movie Mayhem (Table of Contents: 52)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Garrison Fijord
Synopsis:
Hilda and Zelda cause havoc at a movie theater.
Reprints:

Count On It! (Table of Contents: 53)

Sabrina / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters:
Enchantra; Della; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Sabrina Spellman
Synopsis:
Head Witch Enchantra and her assistant Della are conducting the annual witches' census.

Clowning Around (Table of Contents: 54)

Sabrina / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Golliher
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters:
Sabrina Spellman; Harvey Kinkle; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Salem
Synopsis:
Sabrina is infected with a particular strain of germ so that whenever she sneezes, the person next to her is turned into a clown.
Reprints:
Keywords:
clown; sneeze

Love Is In the Air (Table of Contents: 55)

Aunt Hilda & Aunt Zelda / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Synopsis:
Hilda and Zelda really want to see the two pilots they dated again.

["A little bit of Sabrina for everyone!"] (Table of Contents: 56) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Poor Mr. Lodge! (Table of Contents: 57)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Angelo DeCesare
Pencils:
Fernando Ruiz
Inks:
Jim Amash
Colors:
?
Letters:
Teresa Davidson

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Hiram Lodge; Smithers; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge makes a bet with Veronica that if they pretend to have gone broke Archie will leave her.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #254, no credits listed in this digest.

Musical Closets (Table of Contents: 58)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Mrs. Cooper
Synopsis:
Mrs. Cooper wats to throw out her husband's old ties, but Betty wants them.

Charming Chuckle (Table of Contents: 59)

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

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?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida ?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica shows off her charm bracelet.
Reprints:
Keywords:
charm bracelet

Royal Flush (Table of Contents: 60)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Hal Smith
Pencils:
Jeff Shultz
Inks:
Rich Koslowski
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Rudy
Synopsis:
Veronica takes someone she thinks is Prince Rudolph of Hypochondria on a whirlwind date.
Reprints:

["Why the long face, Betty? Can't get Archie to date you??"] (Table of Contents: 61)

Betty Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Betty laments her relationship with Archie.
Reprints:

["Carry your stuff to school with this cool new combo bag!] (Table of Contents: 62) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Classic Archie Watches] (Table of Contents: 63) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Distress Mess (Table of Contents: 64)

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

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Bob Bolling
Inks:
Jim Amash
Colors:
?
Letters:
Teresa Davidson

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Alice Cooper; Caramel; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica pretend to be helpless to get Archie's attention.

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #255, no credits listed in this digest.

Horror Story (Table of Contents: 65)

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

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo; Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Veronica's naked fury over something Archie has done convince Betty and Reggie to help her seek retribution.
Reprints:

Star Struck (Table of Contents: 66)

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

Script:
Mike Pellowski
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
Barry Grossman
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Smithers; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; The Afflected Brothers; Steve N. Squeelburger; Kermet Morgan; Mr. Piggy
Synopsis:
Hollywood director Steven Squeelburger is stopping by the Lodge mansion with an actor from his latest film, "Jurassic Pork", and neither Betty nor Veronica can contain themselves anticipating which gorgeous actor it is.
Reprints:

["96 pages of the best Archie daily newspaper strips!"] (Table of Contents: 67) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 68)

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sandra O; Taya S.; Madisyn C.
Inks:
Sandra O; Taya S.; Madisyn C.
Colors:
Sandra O; Taya S.; Madisyn C.
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper

Catch of the Day! (Table of Contents: 69)

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

Script:
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils:
? [as Kennedy]
Inks:
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Marty; Roger
Synopsis:
Archie, Reggie and Jughead are going fishing, but Betty and Veronica want to come along.

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["Get up and play. An hour a day."] (Table of Contents: 73)

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Script:
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Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
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Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Lorena Ochoa (photo); Natalie Gulbis (photo); Karrie Webb (photo); Marlo Gil (photo)

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Readers, we need you to pick a boyfriend for Cheryl!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. ["It only takes a spark."]
  3. 2. And the Winner Is... Part One
    Cheryl Blossom
  4. 3. ["Cheryl's back!"]
  5. 4. [Speed Racer the Video Game]
  6. 5. Get Me To the Prom On Time
    Betty
  7. 6. Date Appreciation!
    Veronica
  8. 7. ["Subscribe to Archie Digest books and save!"]
  9. 8. Touchy Touchy
    Betty
  10. 9. Golf Gaff
    Betty
  11. 10. ["Subscribe to Archie Comics today and save!"]
  12. 11. [Archie Freshman Year]
  13. 12. She's A Good Ol' Boy
    Betty
  14. 13. Their Last Date
    Veronica
  15. 14. Good News -and- Bad News
    Archie
  16. 15. [Bad Boy Trouble]
  17. 16. ["New look & new love for Jughead!?"]
  18. 17. All in the Game
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. The Prowler
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. Say It With Flowers
    Betty
  21. 20. [Archie Americana Series]
  22. 21. ["Turn over a new leaf recycle your magazines!"]
  23. 22. Team Supreme
    Betty and Veronica
  24. 23. Sweet Gesture
    Betty and Veronica
  25. 24. ["Sonic checklist"]
  26. 25. Lots of Luck!
    Betty and Veronica
  27. 26. Call Brawl
    Veronica
  28. 27. Neat Feat
    Betty and Veronica
  29. 28. Spat Chat
    Betty and Veronica
  30. 29. Pinch Hitter Sitter
    Veronica
  31. 30. ["In this article "Coping With Guys," it says, "Guys are often attracted to disinterested gals.""]
    Betty and Veronica Gag Bag
  32. 31. [The Love Showdown Collection]
  33. 32. ["Archie digest book collector sets"]
  34. 33. Many Happy Returns
    Betty
  35. 34. Scooter Scare
    Betty
  36. 35. [The Adventures of Little Archie Graphic Novel Volume 2]
  37. 36. ["You'll love each of these great DVD's!"]
  38. 37. ["It's time to rock with... Josie and the Pussycats"]
  39. 38. To Grandmother's House
    Josie
  40. 39. Say 'Cheese!'
    Josie
  41. 40. Alexandra's Liberation
    Josie
  42. 41. ["Welcome to my pizza party!!"]
    Josie
  43. 42. Plant Plight
    Josie and the Pussycats
  44. 43. Chore Flaw
    Josie
  45. 44. ["Rock out with the best of Josie and the Pussycats"]
  46. 45. ["Archie comic book collector sets"]
  47. 46. Hoop Scoop
    Betty
  48. 47. That's My Baby
    Betty and Veronica
  49. 48. [Betty & Veronica Summer Fun]
  50. 49. ["Archie & friends get your tickets to the world tour!"]
  51. 50. ["Sabrina Spellman is your average teenager..."]
  52. 51. Big Hair Day
    Sabrina
  53. 52. Movie Mayhem
    Sabrina
  54. 53. Count On It!
    Sabrina
  55. 54. Clowning Around
    Sabrina
  56. 55. Love Is In the Air
    Aunt Hilda & Aunt Zelda
  57. 56. ["A little bit of Sabrina for everyone!"]
  58. 57. Poor Mr. Lodge!
    Veronica
  59. 58. Musical Closets
    Betty
  60. 59. Charming Chuckle
    Betty and Veronica
  61. 60. Royal Flush
    Veronica
  62. 61. ["Why the long face, Betty? Can't get Archie to date you??"]
    Betty Pin Up
  63. 62. ["Carry your stuff to school with this cool new combo bag!]
  64. 63. [Classic Archie Watches]
  65. 64. Distress Mess
    Betty and Veronica
  66. 65. Horror Story
    Betty and Veronica
  67. 66. Star Struck
    Betty and Veronica
  68. 67. ["96 pages of the best Archie daily newspaper strips!"]
  69. 68. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art
  70. 69. Catch of the Day!
    Betty and Veronica
  71. 70. ["Subscribe to Archie Double Digest books today and save!"]
  72. 71. [Next Issue #162]
  73. 72. [Laffy Taffy]
  74. 73. ["Get up and play. An hour a day."]
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  • Peter Croome
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