(March 1960)

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:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
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

The indicia lists the title's publication frequency as bi-monthly, even though the cover states that the title is now monthly.


[In The Witness Box] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; unnamed judge; unnamed attorney
Synopsis:
Jughead appears in court.

True Love (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Betty and Veronica try to prove to Jughead and Reggie that they really do like each other deep down.
Reprints:

A Missing Horse (Table of Contents)

Pipsqueak / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Lardner
Pencils:
Walt Lardner
Inks:
Walt Lardner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Walt Lardner

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pipsqueak; Pooch
Synopsis:
A kid wants to saddle the family dog so he can play cowboy.

Flower Power (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee is hospitalized with exhaustion and the gang buy him flowers as a present. But they send Jughead to deliver the present and he manages to deliver it in a way that makes the gang think Mr. Weatherbee has died.
Reprints:

Wreck And Double Check (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee resorts to threats to get Jughead and Reggie to stop fighting in class.
Reprints:

[The Giant Tapir] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article on the prehistoric Giant Tapir.

Aisle B Darn (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead and a store clerk have a failure to communicate.

Inflammation Please (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Veronica is upset that Betty is avoiding her. When Archie and Reggie go to Betty's house to try to reconcile them, they find out why Betty is avoiding her.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [In The Witness Box]
    Jughead
  2. 1. True Love
    Jughead
  3. 2. A Missing Horse
    Pipsqueak
  4. 3. Flower Power
    Jughead
  5. 4. Wreck And Double Check
    Mr. Weatherbee
  6. 5. [The Giant Tapir]
    Nature's Notebook
  7. 6. Aisle B Darn
    Jughead
  8. 7. Inflammation Please
    Jughead
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  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Matthew Thompson
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