(December 1956)

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:
Archie Series
Editing:
Harry Shorten
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[A Matter of Principle] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead and Pop have a disagreement over his job status.

The Malt the Merrier (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead has a yen for a chocolate malted. And he's not going to let Betty's broken mixer deny him.

Checkered Existance (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead helping Archie at checkers is no help.

Confidence, Man (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead asks Betty to vote for him for class President, even though she's running against him.

Hand Painted (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead helps Archie move his car out of the garage so it can be painted.

Just Mist It (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead can't see what the weather is due to the fog.

Painting Easel (Table of Contents)

Do It Yourself for Fun / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead show you how to construct your own easel.

["As Little Archie, you're the greatest"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Promo for the Little Archie comic; Archie and the gang look at a photo album of Archie when he was younger.

Safety Worst (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Archie tries to teach Betty how to drive.

Baby Quitter (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead gets suckered into babysitting a cherubic-looking terror.

Stranger in Paradise (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
When Archie and Reggie refuse to extend any loans to Jughead, he vows never to help them out again. Later when they need his help, they end up in a bidding war for his services.

Well, Whaddaya Know (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A collection of anecdotes about animals in the wild.

Punch Line (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 2.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie overpays for a joke book, then tries to recoup his loss by selling it to Moose.

[It Won't Hurt the Floor] (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Veronica tries to stop Reggie from slamming Archie's head on the floor.

Grizzly Tale (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 2.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
When Veronica expresses a desire for a bear skin rug for the mansion, Archie goes to Jughead to help him find one.

[Dog Bites Man] (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Archie asks Jughead about his bandaged hand.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [A Matter of Principle]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Malt the Merrier
    Jughead
  3. 2. Checkered Existance
    Jughead
  4. 3. Confidence, Man
    Jughead
  5. 4. Hand Painted
    Jughead
  6. 5. Just Mist It
    Jughead
  7. 6. Painting Easel
    Do It Yourself for Fun
  8. 7. ["As Little Archie, you're the greatest"]
  9. 8. Safety Worst
    Archie
  10. 9. Baby Quitter
    Jughead
  11. 10. Stranger in Paradise
    Jughead
  12. 11. Well, Whaddaya Know
  13. 12. Punch Line
    Reggie
  14. 13. [It Won't Hurt the Floor]
    Reggie
  15. 14. Grizzly Tale
    Jughead
  16. 15. [Dog Bites Man]
    Archie
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