(August 1955)

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:
?
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US size
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Comics Code Authority seal is displayed prominently. No brand is shown on the cover. A blurb at the bottom of the first page reads: "Always look for the Archie Series emblem" which isn't on the cover of this comic.


["60¢ for a bacon and tomato sandwich! That's robbery, Pop!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate

Larceny and Old Lace (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 2.8 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Aunt Martha
Synopsis:
Jughead dresses as an old woman to avoid paying back five bucks to Reggie. Reggie dresses up as an old man to get him back, but mistakes Archie's Aunt Martha for a disguised Jughead and she beats him with her purse.

["Hey, Betty! You're always reading about TV and screen stars!"] (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Reggie jokes that what Liberace uses to washes his hands is soap.

Very Furious (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead says curiosity broke up the friendship between him and Archie - Archie's curiosity about being paid back money Jughead owed him.

One for the Book (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie quips that Moose keeps track of his fights in a scrap book.

Safety Thirst! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead and Archie are such bad archers that Mr. Lodge moves where he won't be hit, in front of the target.

High and Frighty (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead is so afriad of flying he has to be tied up to get on board Veronica's plane.

Hastily Yours (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee stops Archie and Jughead from running in the school hallways, until they say they were trying to be first in line for goulash in the cafeteria. Then he runs too, ahead of them.

Sleeping Duty (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 2.8 pages (report information)

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?
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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Everyone covers for Jughead while he sleeps, so that he can be alert during the party. He sleeps through the party, his costume being a patient on a gurney.

["Stamp collecting, Archie?"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead's hobby is collecting dust (while he sleeps).

The Great Hunger (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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typeset

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead spends all day trying to get enough money for a hot dog, not knowing that Archie had left five dollars in Jughead's pocket because his own pockets had holes.

A-Loan To-Gather (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Pop tells Archie and Reggie that Jughead has between 98 and 100 dollars. When Jughead says he has no money to loan them, Pop explains that between 98 and 100 dollars is only two dollars.

Women's Rights (Table of Contents)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Betty won't let Reggie carry her books home because afterward he'll want to stay and watch television. She immediately lets Archie carry her books.

Bank Book (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead's uncle refused a job as bank president, because if he started at the top he would have no room to advance.

A Woman's World (Table of Contents)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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Samm Schwartz ?
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Samm Schwartz ?
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?
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?

Genre:
children; humor
Characters:
Pat the Brat; Mary Ann
Synopsis:
Mary Ann doesn't want Pat's dirty hands on her doll. When Pat saves the doll from a runaway buggy, Mary Ann reminds him not to put his dirty hands on her doll.

Grape Gripe (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead goes to the doctor because he's eating grapes off the wallpaper.

Quiz Whiz (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead knows where the Declaration of Independence was signed - on the bottom.

Watt's Cookin'? (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead wants two watt light bulbs, but the salesperson wants to know "two what?"

It's For Real (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Wilbur Wilkin; Mr. Dripwaite
Synopsis:
Mr. Dripwaite loves Wilbur's framed artwork, but when Wilbur tries to display it out front, as requested, the artwork is only a crack in the plaster.

The Light That Failed! (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 2.8 pages (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Lodge is going to pay someone to install an antique lamppost in the front lawn. Archie volunteers to do it for less money and Mr. Lodge's good graces. Jughead offers to do it for Archie for nothing, since he already has an antique lamp. His lamp is an antique table lamp, not a lamppost, so Jughead decides that Archie should take all the credit.

"My cousin has a strong, masculine face, a fighter's build, and a voice like Pinza" (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead's masculine cousin is named Alice.

Age Before Beauty (Table of Contents)

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

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead tells Miss Grundy that if Shakespeare were alive today, he would be most famous for his age.

Mistaken Identity (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead stays after class washing blackboards because he was told to call the teachers' names, but he understood that he was to call the teachers names.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["60¢ for a bacon and tomato sandwich! That's robbery, Pop!"]
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  2. 1. Larceny and Old Lace
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  3. 2. ["Hey, Betty! You're always reading about TV and screen stars!"]
    Reggie
  4. 3. Very Furious
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  5. 4. One for the Book
    Moose
  6. 5. Safety Thirst!
    Archie
  7. 6. High and Frighty
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  8. 7. Hastily Yours
    Archie
  9. 8. Sleeping Duty
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  10. 9. ["Stamp collecting, Archie?"]
  11. 10. The Great Hunger
  12. 11. A-Loan To-Gather
    Jughead
  13. 12. Women's Rights
    Betty
  14. 13. Bank Book
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  15. 14. A Woman's World
    Pat the Brat
  16. 15. Grape Gripe
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  17. 16. Quiz Whiz
    Jughead
  18. 17. Watt's Cookin'?
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  19. 18. It's For Real
    Wilbur
  20. 19. The Light That Failed!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  21. 20. "My cousin has a strong, masculine face, a fighter's build, and a voice like Pinza"
    Jughead
  22. 21. Age Before Beauty
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  23. 22. Mistaken Identity
    Jughead
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