(September 2009)

Archie, 1983 Series
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Price
2.69 USD
Pages
92
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year (monthly except Apr. and Oct.)
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816468558 19611
Editing
Victor Gorelick
Color
color
Dimensions
standard U.S. Digest
Paper Stock
cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Indicia title: Betty and Veronica Digest Magazine.
ISSN: 10591915


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're here to save you, Archie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews

The Past Will Catch Up With You! (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty & Veronica / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Evelyn Evernever; Sue Stringly
Synopsis
Archie is rescued from Evelyn Evernever twice by a mystery secret agent. Betty and Veronica find out the identity of that secret agent.
Reprints
Keywords
fair; Ferris Wheel; invisibility

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Betty and Veronica Spectacular (Archie, 1992 series) #87.

Pair with a Flair (Table of Contents: 2)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica goes shoe shopping.
Reprints

Paddle Boat (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Jeff Shultz
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica take out Veronica's new motorboat.
Reprints
Keywords
boat; lake; paddle

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Betty and Veronica Double Digest Magazine (Archie, 1987 series) #265, no credits listed in this digest.

Three is Just Perfect (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Adam; Chuck
Synopsis
Both Archie and Adam try to help Betty with her sand sculpture.
Reprints

Stress Strategy (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Nancy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty shows Nancy the eighth way to reduce stress in the summer.
Reprints

Wet Set (Table of Contents: 6)

Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ethel Muggs; Nancy; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ethel, Betty and Nancy wash cars.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Veronica's Style / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Fashion page, fashions submitted by Stephanie M. (New Jersey), Anna L. (California), Heather G. (New York)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Fan Art / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
(various)
Inks
(various)
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Reader submitted artwork.

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

Sabrina the Teenage Witch / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman

Indexer Notes

Intro page for the Sabrina section of this digest.

Metal Meddle (Table of Contents: 10)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Harvey; Slugloaf
Synopsis
Sabrina and Harvey use Harvey's metal detector to find a pirate's treasure chest.

Make a Fish! (Table of Contents: 11)

Salem / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Salem; Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda
Synopsis
Salem is sentenced by the Nether-Realm court to spend time as a fish.
Reprints

One Dad to Many! (Table of Contents: 12)

Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Bryan Wells; Mr. Wells; Mr. Lodge; Mrs. Lodge; Marilyn; Fi-Fi; Cousin Marcy; Aunt Elsie
Synopsis
Veronica's new boyfriend's dad keeps coming along on their dates.

Putting Around (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Holly Golightly [as Holly G!]
Inks
John Costanza
Colors
Jason Jensen ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica play a round of miniature golf, but Veronica's competitive nature won't let her play fair.
Reprints
Keywords
miniature golf

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

Josie and the Pussycats / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Fernando?] (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie and the Pussycats

Indexer Notes

Page introducing the Josie and the Pussycats section that follows.

Show Offs! (Table of Contents: 15)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Valerie; Melody; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis
Alex tries to get Josie and the Pussycats to make a TV show but can't find something that works well for them.
Keywords
music

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in B&V Friends Double Digest Magazine #263, no credits listed in this digest.

Fraidy-Cat Friday (Table of Contents: 16)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie; Valerie; Melody
Synopsis
Melody is superstitious because it's Friday the 13th.

Flames to Go! (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie & Friends / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rex Lindsey ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The Archie gang and their accessories that have flame themes.
Reprints

Veronica's Summer Chic Style (Table of Contents: 18)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reader submitted fashions.
Reprints

Safety First! (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica are lifeguards and the surfers would rather look at them than get in the water.
Reprints

A Bad Attitude! (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Bob Bolling
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
All of the Archie gang are in a bad mood.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Archie and Me Comics Digest (Archie, 2017 series) #8. No credits listed in this digest.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["We're here to save you, Archie!"]
    Betty & Veronica
  2. 1. The Past Will Catch Up With You!
    Betty & Veronica
  3. 2. Pair with a Flair
    Veronica
  4. 3. Paddle Boat
    Betty & Veronica
  5. 4. Three is Just Perfect
    Betty
  6. 5. Stress Strategy
    Betty
  7. 6. Wet Set
    Ethel
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Veronica's Style
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Fan Art
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  11. 10. Metal Meddle
    Sabrina
  12. 11. Make a Fish!
    Salem
  13. 12. One Dad to Many!
    Veronica
  14. 13. Putting Around
    Betty and Veronica
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Josie and the Pussycats
  16. 15. Show Offs!
    Josie and the Pussycats
  17. 16. Fraidy-Cat Friday
    Josie and the Pussycats
  18. 17. Flames to Go!
    Archie & Friends
  19. 18. Veronica's Summer Chic Style
  20. 19. Safety First!
    Betty and Veronica
  21. 20. A Bad Attitude!
    Archie & Friends
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Donald Dale Milne