(August 1958)

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

["Jughead!... You're not singing the right words!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Teen; Humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle

Stripe Gripe (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Teen; Humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Archie is repainting the horizontal stripe along the school's interior walls. When Mr. Weatherbee sees the new good-looking girl in school, he knows Archie will be too distracted to paint a straight line, so he gets Jughead to do it. Jughead decides it will be quicker to do it on roller skates, which works fine until he hits the stairs. He makes such a mess of it that Mr. Weatherbee decides to paint the stripe himself.
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Gardening News (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Children; Humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx's father tells her that daffodil and other flowers come from bulbs, so she takes every light bulb out of the house to plant them.

My Favorite Fiend (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen; Humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Everyone is selling raffle tickets to help the children's hospital. Jughead claims he only wants to win the television set for selling the most, because he knows some guys who he can unload it on. The others make a point to out-sell Jughead at every place he tries to sell tickets just to he won't win. They all end up selling 50 tickets apiece but Jughead still wins by selling 80. Mr. Weatherbee points out that because of Jughead's actions, everyone sold more tickets and then he shows them who Jughead unloaded the television on - the children at the children's hospital.

Johann Gregor Mendel (Table of Contents)

Giants of Science / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

A Bird to the Wise (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Teen; Humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie gives Jughead a talking bird. Jughead cooks the bird and eats it. Archie says that it spoke three languages and Jughead asks why then, didn't it say something.

Don't Kid Me (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen; Humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Peanuts
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie try to play a joke on Jughead by telling the girls he is keeping a kid in the tool shed. Meanwhile, Peanuts, a local boy, has told Jughead they put the young goat in the tool shed, and Jughead tells him to stay there and wait for them to come back. When the girls come and find a real child in the tool shed, they thrash Archie and Reggie.

The Raccoon (Table of Contents)

Nature's Notebook / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Fizzician (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen; Humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead convinces the girls that sodas are fattening. The scale shows they have gained weight, so they offer their sodas to Jughead. Pop checks the scale and says it's ten pounds over.

Joker's Wild! (Table of Contents)

Archie's Rival Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Teen; Humor
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Reggie pretends to be injured to get a soda and play a joke on the girls. Archie sends Reggie to get a practical joke idea from Jughead. Reggie says Jughead was pretending to have measles, but Jughead wansn't pretending.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Jughead!... You're not singing the right words!"]
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  2. 1. Stripe Gripe
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  3. 2. Gardening News
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. My Favorite Fiend
    Jughead
  5. 4. Johann Gregor Mendel
    Giants of Science
  6. 5. A Bird to the Wise
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  7. 6. Don't Kid Me
    Jughead
  8. 7. The Raccoon
    Nature's Notebook
  9. 8. Fizzician
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Joker's Wild!
    Archie's Rival Reggie
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