(September 2010)

Archie, 1983 Series
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Price
2.69 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year (monthly except Apr. and Oct.)
On-sale Date
2010-08-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816468558 20611
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Issue Notes

On-Sale date from the previous issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Dan Parent
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Perfect!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews (sculpture)
Keywords
sand sculpture

[Despicable Me the Books] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Despicable Me / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Are You Digging It? (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Chuck makes a sand sculpture of Archie, Betty and Veronica sharing a soda and they decide to enter it in a contest.
Reprints
Keywords
sand sculpture

[Life with Archie] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[Beach Party] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

The Right Motivation (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
While hiking in the mountains, Archie and Betty come across some snow spilled across the trail and Betty is afraid to cross it.
Reprints
Keywords
hiking

Some Things Never Change (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Barbara Slate (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica read an account of women waiting for their husbands who are away at sea.
Reprints

Diary of a Mad Teenager (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty catches Veronica reading her diary so she writes some things in the diary to upset Veronica.
Reprints
Keywords
diary

[Betty's Diary Graphic Novel Offer] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[Take 'Em With You] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

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

Sabrina / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring Sabrina reprints.

Foot Fault (Table of Contents: 11)

Sabrina / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina; Chloe; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda; Salem; Maggie Hennessy
Synopsis
Sabrina is in a wheelchair and learns about lack of handicapped facilities.
Reprints
Keywords
handicapped rights; wheelchair

[Archie and Friends #146 and 147] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

[Archie's Haunted House] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Payback Time (Table of Contents: 14)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Nancy Woods; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Veronica tries to turn the tables on the host of a cable access show trying to bribe local beach patrons to perform humiliating stunts.
Reprints
Keywords
reality tv

Indexer Notes

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

Sizzling Style (Table of Contents: 15)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent ?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Characters
Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Reader submitted fashions.

Surf Turf (Table of Contents: 16)

Betty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Surfers never lose their fear, or their boyfriends.
Keywords
surfing

Queen of the Castle (Table of Contents: 17)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent ?
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Cousin Marcy
Synopsis
When Betty and Archie begin getting everyone's attention because of the sand castles they're building, Veronica decides she has to build one, too.
Reprints
Keywords
sand sculpture

Indexer Notes

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

Peeking Partners (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica watch boys at the beach while Archie sleeps.
Reprints

Shoeless in Riverdale (Table of Contents: 19)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Smith
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica's new bare foot look has Mr. Lodge puzzled.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Telecommunication (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie is watching a quiz show.
Reprints
Keywords
quiz show

[Battle of the BFF's] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

[Love & Marriage] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors
?

Three Star Movie! (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script
Angelo DeCesare (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Brown; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis
Alex gets The Pussycats cast in a low budget beach movie for the publicity.
Reprints

[Archie #608 and #609] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

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

Gadgets Galore (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Carlos Antunes (credited)
Letters
Phil Felix (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Smithers; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge thinks the girls should get away from technology and spend a day at the beach. While at the beach they use their technology anyway.

[There couldn't be a better time to subscribe!] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

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

[Betty and Veronica Digest #207] (Table of Contents: 28) (Expand) /

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

[Big problems call for big solutions.] (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

Hero Factory; Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Unnatural History] (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

Cartoon Network / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Perfect!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. [Despicable Me the Books]
    Despicable Me
  3. 2. Are You Digging It?
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. [Life with Archie]
  5. 4. [Beach Party]
  6. 5. The Right Motivation
    Betty
  7. 6. Some Things Never Change
    Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Diary of a Mad Teenager
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. [Betty's Diary Graphic Novel Offer]
  10. 9. [Take 'Em With You]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Sabrina
  12. 11. Foot Fault
    Sabrina
  13. 12. [Archie and Friends #146 and 147]
  14. 13. [Archie's Haunted House]
  15. 14. Payback Time
    Veronica
  16. 15. Sizzling Style
    Veronica
  17. 16. Surf Turf
    Betty
  18. 17. Queen of the Castle
    Veronica
  19. 18. Peeking Partners
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. Shoeless in Riverdale
    Veronica
  21. 20. Telecommunication
    Archie
  22. 21. [Battle of the BFF's]
  23. 22. [Love & Marriage]
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Josie and the Pussycats
  25. 24. Three Star Movie!
    Josie and the Pussycats
  26. 25. [Archie #608 and #609]
  27. 26. Gadgets Galore
    Betty and Veronica
  28. 27. [There couldn't be a better time to subscribe!]
  29. 28. [Betty and Veronica Digest #207]
  30. 29. [Big problems call for big solutions.]
    Hero Factory; Lego
  31. 30. [Unnatural History]
    Cartoon Network
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen