(February 1961)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
seven times a year in February, April, June, July, August, October and December
On-sale date:
1960-12-15
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Richard Goldwater
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Magazine for Teen-age Eggheads! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harry Lucey
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones

Dilton Doily's Lunatic Limericks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dilton Doiley
Synopsis:
Dilton presents five humorous limericks.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Dilton's last name still spelled as Doily here.

If Teen-agers Ran the U. N.! (Table of Contents)

Archie Presents / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Archie Andrews (host); Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie tells us what would happen if teenagers ran the United Nations, including changing the building into the shape of a musical note, updating the U.N. Girl Guide uniform, and creating new international agencies.
Reprints:

There's One in Every Crowd (Table of Contents)

Archie Presents / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Orlando Busino
Inks:
Orlando Busino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Synopsis:
Various people say things that make life miserable for others.

Inquiring Photographer (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Miss Grundy; Pop Tate; Leroy; Mr Weatherbee; Moose; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie characters answer the question "If you had a your choice, what kind of bird, animal, or pet would you become?"

Mad House's Height Pills (Table of Contents)

Jughead Says / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Jughead Jones (host); Lemuel Snurd
Synopsis:
Mad House jumps on the pill trend with height pills.

The Madhouse Hall of Fame (Table of Contents)

Archie Presents / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir ?
Pencils:
Orlando Busino
Inks:
Orlando Busino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Anastasia Mozambique; Thaddeus Ugh; Sandy Muhzhikov; Mimi Ommerammergu
Reprints:

The Madhouse Mother Goose (Table of Contents)

Archie Presents / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews (host)
Synopsis:
Mother Goose rhymes are presented with different endings.

Indexer Notes

Previously credited to Samm Schwartz.

["My boy friend is a prizefight fan."] (Table of Contents)

Aunt Juggie's Advice to the Lovelorn / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Aunt Juggie [Jughead Jones] (host)

Battle of the Bottles! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews (host); Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
New bottle designs are presented for love birds, sports fans, dancers, etc.

Sport Pictures That Never Made the Newspaper! (Table of Contents)

Dilton Doily Presents / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dilton Doiley (host); Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Dilton's last name still spelled as Doily here.

To Bee or Not to Bee (Table of Contents)

Jughead Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead paints a tree and beehive and is chased away from the painting by bees.

Mad House's Pop-Burger (Table of Contents)

Jughead Presents / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Jughead Jones (host)
Synopsis:
Advertisement for the new combination hamburger and ice cream pop.

Double Take (Table of Contents)

Archie Presents / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews (host)
Synopsis:
A collection of conversations with twist endings.

What Really Happened..! (Table of Contents)

Veronica Says / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Samm Schwartz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Samm Schwartz

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Veronica Lodge (host); Pocahontas; John Smith; Powhatan; Abraham Lincoln; Billy the Kid
Synopsis:
Retelling of some historical events.

Madhouse Signs of the Times (Table of Contents)

Jughead Presents / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Synopsis:
Collection of humorous signs.

How to Read Tea Leaves! (Table of Contents)

Jughead Says / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones (host); Clyde Diddit (mentioned)

The Discovery of Teeth! (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee Presents: Great Moments in History / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee (host); Hubert Ffnff; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee recounts how toothpaste-maker Hubert Ffnff had no use for his toothpaste factory until he bit into his carpet in anger and discovered his teeth.

Indexer Notes

Samm's on page 2 is a reference to artist Samm Schwartz.

There Is a Santa Claus! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Mad House Yak-Yak Record! (Table of Contents)

Betty Says / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper (host)
Synopsis:
Fake advertisement for record of conversation to be played into the phone while you are not home.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Here They Are! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Magazine for Teen-age Eggheads!
  2. 1. Dilton Doily's Lunatic Limericks
  3. 2. If Teen-agers Ran the U. N.!
    Archie Presents
  4. 3. There's One in Every Crowd
    Archie Presents
  5. 4. Inquiring Photographer
  6. 5. Mad House's Height Pills
    Jughead Says
  7. 6. The Madhouse Hall of Fame
    Archie Presents
  8. 7. The Madhouse Mother Goose
    Archie Presents
  9. 8. ["My boy friend is a prizefight fan."]
    Aunt Juggie's Advice to the Lovelorn
  10. 9. Battle of the Bottles!
  11. 10. Sport Pictures That Never Made the Newspaper!
    Dilton Doily Presents
  12. 11. To Bee or Not to Bee
    Jughead Dipsy Doodles
  13. 12. Mad House's Pop-Burger
    Jughead Presents
  14. 13. Double Take
    Archie Presents
  15. 14. What Really Happened..!
    Veronica Says
  16. 15. Madhouse Signs of the Times
    Jughead Presents
  17. 16. How to Read Tea Leaves!
    Jughead Says
  18. 17. The Discovery of Teeth!
    Mr. Weatherbee Presents: Great Moments in History
  19. 18. There Is a Santa Claus!
    Archie's Christmas Stocking
  20. 19. Mad House Yak-Yak Record!
    Betty Says
  21. 20. Here They Are!
    Archie Giant Series
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
  • Luke A.
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • James Ludwig
  • Tom Sager
  • Mike Nielsen