Exclusive Preview: Betty and Veronica Jumbo Comic Digest #295

If you’re a big fan of Veronica Lodge, Betty Cooper, and/or Cheryl Blossom, then the next issue of Betty and Veronica Jumbo Comic Digest #295 will be just what you’re looking for! Crammed with summer stories and hot-weather hijinks, it’s sure to delight readers young and old. Keep reading to see the issue’s cover art, plus exclusive two-page previews of two of the issue’s stories, “Water Songs” and “Hot Wheels”.

White brunette teenager Veronica Lodge and white blond teenager Betty cooper are pictured as Mermaids, sitting at the bottom of the ocean and wearing a purple and a golden clamshell bra, respectively. Surrounded by hearts and fish, they moon over a pin-up of white, redheaded teenager archie andrews, who stands before a yellow backdrop.

BRAND NEW STORY: “Water Songs” Riverdale is hosting their very own Mermaid Day and Betty & Veronica have landed roles as female pirates! Everyone is impressed with their impromptu sea shanty sing-a-longs, much to the ire of fellow performer Cheryl Blossom! But a siren-like voice comes from out of nowhere, and threatens to blow them all out of the water!

Featuring a script by Jamie L. Rotante, art, line, color and lettering by Dan Parent, Jim Amash, Glenn Whitmore, and Jack Morelli, and a  cover by Bill Golliher, Jeff Shultz, Rosario “Tito” Peña, Betty and Veronica Jumbo Comics Digest #295 will be available on July 14.