Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica (1951) comic books 1950
- 5" cumulative tear in back cover. Cover detached at one staple.
Cover art by Bill Vigoda. Circus Daze, art by George Frese; Betty's Uncle Oscar gives her his clown car, which he can no longer afford to keep; Veronica offers to drive her home, but the car proves to be unmanageable on the open road. The Rainmaker, art by George Fres; Archie and Jughead are afraid that Betty intends to shoot them, because she's carrying her father's shotgun home from the repair shop. What's Cookin'?, art by George Frese; Betty has been leaving pastries for Archie in a fire bucket in school. Poor Little Rich Girl!, art by George Frese; Veronica breaks a date with Archie to spend the night at home with Betty. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.
- 1/2" spine split from top. Puzzles completed. Centerfold detached at one staple.
- INCOMPLETE. Centerfold missing, interrupts art and story.
Cover art by George Frese. "Betty and Veronica Salute Teenage Clubs" article, art by George Frese; Betty and Veronica discuss the Ukelettes Club of Wantagh, New York, where you must own a uke, like Arthur Godfrey, and root for the Dodgers to join. "Rice and Shine," art by George Frese; When Betty and Veronica overhear Archie and Jughead discussing how girls can't cook anymore, the girls invite them over for a dinner of chop suey to prove them wrong. "Take It or Leave It," script by Frank Doyle, art by George Frese; Veronica convinces Archie to have Jughead take her and Betty to the Dartmouth-I.O.U. football game. "The Tortoise and the Hare" public service announcement; Reggie gets hurt when he hitches a ride on the back of a car. "Bells and Belles," script by Frank Doyle, art by George Frese; Betty and Veronica compete for a spot in the school orchestra alongside Archie, while Pop has trouble with people leaving before paying. Fun Page with Betty and Veronica. Jughead ad. "They Scoop to Conquer," pencils by George Frese; When newly-appointed editor Archie makes Betty the photographer of the school newspaper and assigns her with shooting a picture of Mr. Weatherbee, the principal overhears and thinks he is being shot, as in with a gun. Prescription for Love," inks by Terry Szenics; When Archie's refusal to take Betty to the prom depresses her, the doctor puts Archie on a guilt trip. Archie ad. "Where Did You Get That Hat?", art by Dave Berg; When Archie has Betty go out and buy a present for a girl, Betty picks out the ugliest-looking hat, thinking the present is for Veronica. Fun Page with Archie, Jughead, and Betty, script and art by Dave Berg. "Reaching for Stars" public service announcement, inks by Terry Szenics; Betty climbs on top of stacked objects to reach a high point and falls down. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.