Betty and Veronica
Veronica Lodge and Betty Cooper, best friends and non-stop competitors for Archie's attention.
Archie Comics rebooting Betty & Veronica in July
April 21, 2016: Entertainment has a promo piece touting the reboot of the blonde/brunette duo:
"The Archie renaissance continues. The iconic redhead himself landed a successful comic reboot last year, and CW’s Riverdale pilot is trying to adapt the long-running comic characters for the small screen. Now, the women in Archie’s life are getting their own new comic as well. On Monday, Archie Comics announced a new Betty & Veronica series, due out this July from comics veteran Adam Hughes.
...The 32-page first issue is out July 20. It is written and drawn by Hughes..."
Archie's Explorers of the Unknown #4, December 1990
Betty Veronica Back and White
Betty and Veronica #160, May 2001, Cover by Jeff Shultz with inks by Henry Scarpelli. Color by Barry Grossman with lettering by Bill Yoshida
Betty and Veronica #156
Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica #156, Dec 1968, Cover by Dan Decarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick
Was there ever a doubt?
Archie's Pals N' Gals #9
Cover art by Harry Lucey, Archie's Pals N' Gals #9, Summer 1959
Veronica as Wonder Woman
Dan Parent artwork
Archie #2 - Cover Fiona Staples
Archie's Pals'N'Gals #19 Hot Rod
Archies Pals n Gals issue #67
December 1971, Archies Pals n Gals issue #67
Pencils: Dan DeCarlo Inks: Rudy Lapick
Betty and Veronica 1959
Cover art by Harry Lucey
George Frese cover art, 1950
“Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find outside an advertising agency.” ― Raymond Chandler
Pep #128, July 1958
Pep Comics - Veronica and Jughead at odds
Betty and Veronica #136, 1967
More Archie Comics
Betty and Veronica #274
Dan Parent cover art
Original page Feb 2015 | Updated Sept 2015