(July 2012)

Archie, 1987 Series
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164
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10 times a year (monthly except Feb. and Aug.)
On-sale Date
2012-05-09
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
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762816469500 20111
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Trev Brown; Kevin Keller

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

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

Buy the Book (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hermione Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Mrs. Lodge isn't happy that Veronica is going to a flea market with Betty as it might ruin the Lodge "reputation" to be seen there.
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Dollightful (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Fabio Redivo (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Nancy
Synopsis
Nancy and Betty discuss the Darby doll and how it's dumped its longtime doll boyfriend.
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Fantasy Time (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
Betty tells Veronica about her fantasies but Veronica already has many of the things Betty fantasizes about.
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Keywords
Eiffel Tower

The Exercists (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Hal Cooper; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty agrees to accompany her father as he attempts to get some needed exercise, but she's the one who ends up getting the workout.
Reprints
Keywords
tennis

What's Cookin'? (Table of Contents: 6)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Smithers; Miss Beazly; Svenson; Gaston; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
After bumping into Smithers at the school, Miss Beazly develops a crush on him.
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Ya Gotta Have Heart (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Veronica and Betty send Dilton love notes to help build his confidence so he will ask out the new girl in school that he likes.
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Indexer Notes

Story title is "Ya Gotta Have" and a picture of a heart, like a Valentine's heart shape.

Cheering Section (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Midge Klump
Synopsis
The cheerleading squad delivers a cheer with a subliminal message to Miss Grundy.
Reprints
Keywords
cheerleader

Talkathon (Table of Contents: 9)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Selma Rogers; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica can't stop talking.
Reprints
Keywords
tennis

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

Scrambled Words! (Table of Contents: 11)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Veronica Lodge
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Indexer Notes

Unscramble the words puzzle.

Here Comes Powerteen! (Table of Contents: 12)

Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Powerteen [Veronica Lodge]; Chuck Clayton; Betty Cooper; Alonzo; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
After seeing little girls playing superheroes, Veronica decides to market herself as Powerteen.
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Indexer Notes

2 part story.

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

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

Superhero Style! (Table of Contents: 15)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fashion page featuring Veronica in various super-hero style costumes.

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

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica must be spending my money again!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Smithers; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge tells Veronica no more shopping trips.

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

Drive-In Drama (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Hermione Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Veronica convinces her father to build the town a drive-in movie theater.
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Sales Help (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty [Archie feature] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Pellowski (credited as Mike Pellowski)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Mr. Brown (owner of Brown's Variety Store)
Synopsis
In her new job as sales associate, Betty mis-interprets some of the customers' needs.
Reprints

Veronica's Fun Fashions (Table of Contents: 19)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?

Characters
Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fashion page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Amazing Eyes! (Table of Contents: 21)

Veronica / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Maze puzzle.

[Ginger #1] (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Ginger
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover reprint used as the title page for the next section featuring Ginger reprints.

Fool House (Table of Contents: 23)

Ginger / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey (signed)
Inks
Harry Lucey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ginger Snap; Ickky; Mr. Snap
Synopsis
Mr. Snap tries to trick Ginger into spending less money and it ends up costing him more than he bargained for.
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Medium Rare (Table of Contents: 24)

Ginger / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey (signed)
Inks
Harry Lucey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ginger Snap; Ickky
Synopsis
Iccky pretends he's a medium and tells Ginger's fortune.
Reprints

Ginger Baseball Digest (Table of Contents: 25)

Ginger / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey (signed)
Inks
Harry Lucey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; sports; teen
Characters
Ginger Snap
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

Chum or Chump (Table of Contents: 26)

Ginger / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey (signed)
Inks
Harry Lucey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ginger Snap; Ickky; "Biceps" Burke; Patsy; Mr. Snap; Soapy
Synopsis
Ginger tries to get Ickky to help her find a date for Patsy for the dance.
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promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

My Dolls (Table of Contents: 28)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Little Betty (in flashback); Little Veronica (in flashback); Little Archie (in flashback); Alice Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty finds her old doll collection in the attic and it inspires a trip down memory lane.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Veronica has gone shopping!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Smithers; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica has gone shopping again.

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

More Veronica Wedding Style (Table of Contents: 30)

Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fashion page with Veronica in various wedding dresses.

Stakeout at Lodge Mansion (Table of Contents: 31)

Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Officer Stern; Officer Hanley; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
According to the police, The Lodges are being targeted by a serial robber in the neighborhood. The police decide to pose as the Lodges' servants in order to catch the crook.
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Indexer Notes

2 part story.

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musicskins.com / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Sabrina / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina

Indexer Notes

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

Woman's Work (Table of Contents: 34)

Sabrina / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Gallagher (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Sabrina; Salem; Zelda; Enchantra; Della; Flim Flam Foom (dragon); Mr. Brindle
Synopsis
Sabrina has to write a paper on a high-powered female executive.
Reprints

Cat Scan (Table of Contents: 35)

Salem / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Gallagher (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sabrina; Salem
Synopsis
After complaining about a hard day of being a cat, Sabrina takes Salem to nursing home to participate in pet therapy.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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

Here Come the Bridesmaids! (Table of Contents: 37)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Sarah
Synopsis
Veronica is jealous when a friend asks Betty to be a bridesmaid in her wedding but Veronica is not asked.
Reprints

Hello Baby (Table of Contents: 38)

Betty [Archie feature] / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Mr. Terra; Mrs. Terra; Tammy Terra; Teddy Terra; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty is babysitting the Terra Twins, the worst kids in town, but when Archie stops by he ends up being more trouble than the kids.
Reprints
Keywords
babysitting

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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

Modest Mood (Table of Contents: 40)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Gerald; Gary
Synopsis
Veronica doesn't like conceited boys.
Reprints

Cat Tale (Table of Contents: 41)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica rescues a cat from a tree and takes her home.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

Save Our Prom (Table of Contents: 43)

Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Teresa Davidson (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee; Mr. Svenson; Midge Klump (cameo)
Synopsis
When a pipe bursts in the school forcing the prom to be cancelled, Veronica gets another idea where the dance can be held -- at the Lodge mansion.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

Historical Perspective! (Table of Contents: 45)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
T. J. Kirsch (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to decide what era they would like to have lived during.
Reprints

The West With a Zest (Table of Contents: 46)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Nancy; Ethel; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Karyl; Miss Beazly; Chuck Clayton; Reggie Mantle; Cheryl Blossom; Melissa; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty organizes a "Western Days" celebration to raise money for the local library.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

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

Riverdale Rock City (Table of Contents: 48)

Archie; Kiss / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Segura
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Sabrina Spellman; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Kiss [Demon [Gene Simmons]; Starchild [Paul Stanley]; Spaceman [Ace Frehley]; Catman [Peter Criss]]
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

Everything's Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51) (Expand) /

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LEGO / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. ["The Archie App. Download it for free."]
  3. 2. Buy the Book
    Betty and Veronica
  4. 3. Dollightful
    Betty [Archie feature]
  5. 4. Fantasy Time
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. The Exercists
    Betty
  7. 6. What's Cookin'?
    Veronica
  8. 7. Ya Gotta Have Heart
    Betty and Veronica
  9. 8. Cheering Section
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Talkathon
    Veronica
  11. 10. ["Jinx"]
  12. 11. Scrambled Words!
    Veronica
  13. 12. Here Comes Powerteen!
    Veronica
  14. 13. ["Kevin Keller in Hardcover"]
  15. 14. ["Archie Marries Betty & Veronica"]
  16. 15. Superhero Style!
    Veronica
  17. 16. ["Veronica must be spending my money again!"]
    Archie
  18. 17. Drive-In Drama
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. Sales Help
    Betty [Archie feature]
  20. 19. Veronica's Fun Fashions
    Veronica
  21. 20. ["Betty and Veronica Friends Forever"]
  22. 21. Amazing Eyes!
    Veronica
  23. 22. [Ginger #1]
    Ginger
  24. 23. Fool House
    Ginger
  25. 24. Medium Rare
    Ginger
  26. 25. Ginger Baseball Digest
    Ginger
  27. 26. Chum or Chump
    Ginger
  28. 27. ["Get your Archie Swag!"]
  29. 28. My Dolls
    Betty's Diary
  30. 29. ["Veronica has gone shopping!"]
    Archie
  31. 30. More Veronica Wedding Style
    Veronica
  32. 31. Stakeout at Lodge Mansion
    Veronica
  33. 32. ["Get your Archie Skins!"]
    musicskins.com
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Sabrina
  35. 34. Woman's Work
    Sabrina
  36. 35. Cat Scan
    Salem
  37. 36. ["The Magic of Sabrina"]
  38. 37. Here Come the Bridesmaids!
    Betty and Veronica
  39. 38. Hello Baby
    Betty [Archie feature]
  40. 39. ["Sabrina the Animated Series Graphic Novel"]
  41. 40. Modest Mood
    Veronica
  42. 41. Cat Tale
    Veronica
  43. 42. ["The Best of Archie Comics"]
  44. 43. Save Our Prom
    Veronica
  45. 44. ["Subscribe Today"]
  46. 45. Historical Perspective!
    Betty and Veronica
  47. 46. The West With a Zest
    Betty
  48. 47. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  49. 48. Riverdale Rock City
    Archie; Kiss
  50. 49. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  52. 51. ["Archie the Married Life"]
  53. 52. ["Battles of the Century!"]
    LEGO
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