(April 1960)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
John L Goldwater
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US size
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Friends to the End - Is This the End? (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie and Jughead affirm their friendship.

Indexer Notes

Image also appears on the splash page of the first story, although Jughead's head is at a different angle.

Friends to the End! Is This the End? (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead tests his friendship with Archie when he tries to tell him the truth about Archie and Veronica's relationship.
Reprints:

Big Shot (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead tells Archie about his cousin, who works as a human cannonball.
Reprints:
Keywords:
human cannonball

Finders Creepers (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy questions Jughead about a discarded candy bar.

For Better or Mirth (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
The gang discusses marriage while playing football.

Food for Aught (Table of Contents)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy attempt to stop Betty's smuggling of cake from home economics class to her friends.
Reprints:

Wake Up to the Best Buys in Comics! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Giant Series / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Watch the Beardie (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 4.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Cousin Leroy; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead babysits Veronica's bratty cousin Leroy, who is drawing facial hair on portraits.
Reprints:

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1959 (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Louis H. Silberkleit (publisher)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1959. No circulation figures given.

Button Up! (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx won't button her coat.
Reprints:

Will Hutchins (Table of Contents)

Archie Presents the Star of the Month! / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Will Hutchins (photo)
Synopsis:
Biography to that date of actor Will Hutchins, best known for the starring role in the TV western "Sugarfoot."

Buzzin' Cousin (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Cousin Alice
Synopsis:
Veronica tests Archie's faithfulness to her by having her beautiful cousin Alice attempt to seduce him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #2.

The Winners (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Chicago Roller Skates / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Friends to the End - Is This the End?
  2. 1. Friends to the End! Is This the End?
    Jughead
  3. 2. Big Shot
    Jughead
  4. 3. Finders Creepers
    Jughead
  5. 4. For Better or Mirth
    Jughead
  6. 5. Food for Aught
    Mr. Weatherbee
  7. 6. Wake Up to the Best Buys in Comics!
    Archie Giant Series
  8. 7. Watch the Beardie
    Jughead
  9. 8. Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1959
  10. 9. Button Up!
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Will Hutchins
    Archie Presents the Star of the Month!
  12. 11. Buzzin' Cousin
    Jughead
  13. 12. The Winners
    Chicago Roller Skates
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