(December 1951)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US size
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Hey, Jughead! Are you ready to go to the barbecue?"] (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Vigoda (signed)
Inks:
Bill Vigoda (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Inside Dope (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie show Mr. Weatherbee how to put a vase of water upside down on one's head. In getting it off, Mr. Weatherbee gets the vase stuck on his head.

Taste of the Town (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 3.6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead is excited about eating at Veronica's because of the cook Gaston. When he finds out that Gaston is gone he knows that Veronica and Betty will cook, so he numbs his tongue before the meal. He didn't know that Gaston came back to cook one last meal when he heard Jughead was coming.

["Think of how much fun you can have!"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Promo for Laugh Comics

Tonsil Tonic (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
Jughead confuses everyone by not speaking because he has tonsillitis. They all buy him ice cream to soothe his throat after the tonsillectomy, but Jughead eats it all before the surgery.

Don't Let It Puzzle You! (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Three activities: learn to draw, riddles, and word play

["For the dime of your life, buy Archie Comics!"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Promo for Archie Comics

Glue or Die (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie are competing to see who can score the most points in the football game, to get a date with Veronica. Jughead tries to help Archie by putting cement glue on the bench where Reggie will sit, but Coach sits in it. He tries to help Archie by putting cement glue into Reggie's helmet, but he puts it in Archie's helmet by accident. Archie wins the scoring contest but Veronica refuses to go with him due to the helmet removal taking his hair with it.

Movie Chatter (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Seven items of Hollywood gossip

Sky High (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead doesn't want to pay five dollars for a plane ride, so the pilot agrees that it will be free if they can stay silent throughout the flight. After numerous loops, the pilot congratulates them on being so quiet. Jughead admits he almost said something at the point where Reggie fell out of the plane.

Essay It Isn't So (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 5.6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Jughead won an essay contest with his essay about neatness and personal appearance. Mr. Weatherbee puts Miss Grundy in charge of making sure Jughead appears to receive the award looking neat and not like his usual appearance. Jughead manages to show up looking worse than usual, by accident.

["Pep it up, gang!"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Promo for Pep Comics

Blind Date (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Frese (signed)
Inks:
George Frese (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead agrees to take Miss Grundy's niece to the movies. Reggie and Archie kick each other when they see how pretty she is.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Hey, Jughead! Are you ready to go to the barbecue?"]
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  2. 1. Inside Dope
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  3. 2. Taste of the Town
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  4. 3. ["Think of how much fun you can have!"]
  5. 4. Tonsil Tonic
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  6. 5. Don't Let It Puzzle You!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  7. 6. ["For the dime of your life, buy Archie Comics!"]
  8. 7. Glue or Die
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  9. 8. Movie Chatter
  10. 9. Sky High
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  11. 10. Essay It Isn't So
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  12. 11. ["Pep it up, gang!"]
  13. 12. Blind Date
    Archie's Pal Jughead
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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