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OUTRAGED AT ARCHIE

Archie#1  A Dallas comic bookstore owner is so outraged at Archie’s fickle abandonment of wholesome girl-next-door Betty Cooper in favor of the sloe-eyed vamp Veronica Lake that he sold his copy of Archie Comics No. 1. Banking $38,837 was small comfort though: Dave Luebke still thinks “Betty is it. Not Veronica. This is serious.” But Archie editor-in-chief Victor Gorelick told Jamie Stengle at the Associated Press that heartbroken fans should not give up hope: the “wedding” story has six issues to run (Nos. 600-605, presumably) — “You’ll see what happens,” he says, coyly.

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