(October 1961)

Archie, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Published seven times a year in February, April, June, July, August, October amd December
On-sale date:
1961-07-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
John Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Say, Archie... got any more of this delicious soda?"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Madhouse Comics Digest #2

Guess Which One... (Table of Contents)

Veronica Asks You / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Guess which one won't make the team, will suddenly decide he's seen both pictures, will have return the bathing suit tomorrow, and really needs help.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Teen-Age Machine Age (Table of Contents)

Science Dept. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
The wonders of the electronic world are put to use for teeangers in such machines as the Teachitron, Jukeboxitron, and Snack-O-Mat.
Reprints:

Launching Pads (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Jughead Jones (host)
Synopsis:
A look at launching pads in different countries.
Reprints:

["Bruce Bratoslawitch; Wilma Wyandotte; Buzz Limber; Gregory Crunch"] (Table of Contents)

Madhouse Hall of Fame / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bruce Bratoslawitch; Wilma Wyandotte; Buzz Limber; Gregory Crunch; Norbunk Buggei; Chauncey Hopper; Cora Goonberry
Synopsis:
Profiles of oddball characters.

This Strange Madhouse World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Flash Dasher; Rhonda Punch; Milton Gleehope; William Shakespeare
Synopsis:
Odd facts.
Reprints:

If Girls Ran Baseball! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones (host); Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
A look at what would happen if girls ran to baseball, including changes to base shapes, uniforms, team names, and sports announcers.

Indexer Notes

Pencils previously credited to Joe Edwards.

[Introducing a New Magazine...BATS!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tales Calculated To Drive You Bats / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Wild West Days (Table of Contents)

Teen-Agers of the Past / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A look at teen-agers in the frontier days.
Reprints:

Guess Who Said (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones (host)
Synopsis:
Group of gag panels.

Madhouse Sports and Games (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Various unnamed characters.
Synopsis:
Gag panels illustrating old sayings as sports.

New Sources of Energy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews (host)
Synopsis:
Ways to utilize energy generated by teen-agers, including dialing the phone energy, striking out energy, and erasing energy.

Madhouse's Picnic Pointers (Table of Contents)

Out Doors Division (Way Out) / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
How to have a successful picnic.

Professor Nonuttin's Science Corner (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Professor Nonuttin; Professor Seaweed; Professor Von Orbit; Clyde Diddit (heard, but not seen); A. Shookup
Synopsis:
Various oddball science bits.
Reprints:

Shop Squawk! (Table of Contents)

Pop Tate / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Moore
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge
Synopsis:
Pop decides to make his shop more peaceful by replacing the soda fountain with an automated soda machine.

Television Titles! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews (host)
Synopsis:
A look at literal interpretations of TV show titles.

Dream Pills! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Fake advertisement for dream pills that make you dream of boys, girls, money, and being top athlete.

The Invention of Kissing! (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; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Louie; Blondie the Nurse; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
A look at Louie the Lip, who discovered kissing after he leaned in too far to show a nurse his lip injury.

["Follow the star-studded trail of the biggest buy in comics!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

School in the TV Age (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A look at the impact TV will have on school.

["The World of Jughead is Out of This World!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The World of Jughead / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Say, Archie... got any more of this delicious soda?"]
  2. 1. Guess Which One...
    Veronica Asks You
  3. 2. The Teen-Age Machine Age
    Science Dept.
  4. 3. Launching Pads
    Jughead Says
  5. 4. ["Bruce Bratoslawitch; Wilma Wyandotte; Buzz Limber; Gregory Crunch"]
    Madhouse Hall of Fame
  6. 5. This Strange Madhouse World
  7. 6. If Girls Ran Baseball!
    Jughead Says
  8. 7. [Introducing a New Magazine...BATS!]
    Tales Calculated To Drive You Bats
  9. 8. Wild West Days
    Teen-Agers of the Past
  10. 9. Guess Who Said
    Jughead Says
  11. 10. Madhouse Sports and Games
    Jughead Says
  12. 11. New Sources of Energy
  13. 12. Madhouse's Picnic Pointers
    Out Doors Division (Way Out)
  14. 13. Professor Nonuttin's Science Corner
  15. 14. Shop Squawk!
    Pop Tate
  16. 15. Television Titles!
  17. 16. Dream Pills!
    Jughead Says
  18. 17. The Invention of Kissing!
    Mr. Weatherbee Presents Great Moments in History
  19. 18. ["Follow the star-studded trail of the biggest buy in comics!"]
    Archie Giant Series Magazines
  20. 19. School in the TV Age
  21. 20. ["The World of Jughead is Out of This World!"]
    The World of Jughead
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