(January 1962)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.12 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:
?
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

["Wow! This triple-mouthed Martian can eat a hundred 'burgers in 55 minutes!"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords:
alien; hamburgers

Myth America (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Harry the dragon
Synopsis:
Jughead receives a box from from an uncle in South America that contains a small dragon. Jughead puts him on a leash and takes him to school, where he causes problems with his flame-breath.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dragon; fire-breathing

Signals Crossed (Table of Contents)

Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
After watching a magician pull a rabbit from a hat, Jughead paints a top hat. However, when he tries to duplicated the magician's act, the result is unexpected.
Keywords:
magician; painting; rabbit

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story. Color panels on a yellow background.

["These U. S. Royal tires really make my bike sail!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Roy & Al - The U.S. Royal Twins; U.S. Royal Bicycle Tires / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Missle Fizzle (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie phones Jughead with news of a missile landing in Riverdale. Jughead is already aware of that from personal experience.
Keywords:
missile

Indexer Notes

"Missile" is misspelled in the title.

Walk That Walk (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's six-year-old cousin can walk in an unusual manner.

Call Me Crazy (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
When Jughead appears to turn down an offer of free hamburgers, everyone thinks he's had a mental breakdown.
Keywords:
earplugs; hamburgers; mental illness

Letter Perfect (Table of Contents)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Cecilia
Synopsis:
The boys show off their school letters to Cecilia, the new girl. Reggie's needs some explanation.
Keywords:
athletic letters

["Follow the star-studded trail of the biggest buy in comics!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Kidded Kidders (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Sophie Himmeldimmel
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie play a joke on Jughead by telling him that Sophie's father owns a bakery, causing him to treat her royally. The joke backfires when it turns out that Sophie's father doesn't own a bakery, but owns something better.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dates; practical joke

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprinting in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #195.

Time Marches On (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article on the history of portable watches.

Indexer Notes

Text with 1/3 page illustration

Repeat After Me! (Table of Contents)

Shrimpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Shrimpy
Synopsis:
Shrimpy has fun with echos.
Keywords:
echo; fourth wall

Rise and Fall (Table of Contents)

Shrimpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Shrimpy
Synopsis:
Shrimpy wonders when the leaves fly they all land in his yard.
Keywords:
fall; leaves; rake

The Commercial Caper (Table of Contents)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead dismisses the TV commercial that claims Brilloil hair dressing will make one irresistible to women. He dumps a large dose on his hair, then finds to his horror that the commercial was right.
Keywords:
hair tonic; kissing; shampoo; TV commercial
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Wow! This triple-mouthed Martian can eat a hundred 'burgers in 55 minutes!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Myth America
    Jughead
  3. 2. Signals Crossed
    Dipsy Doodles
  4. 3. ["These U. S. Royal tires really make my bike sail!"]
    Roy & Al - The U.S. Royal Twins; U.S. Royal Bicycle Tires
  5. 4. Missle Fizzle
    Jughead
  6. 5. Walk That Walk
    Jughead
  7. 6. Call Me Crazy
    Jughead
  8. 7. Letter Perfect
    Reggie
  9. 8. ["Follow the star-studded trail of the biggest buy in comics!"]
    Archie Giant Series Magazines
  10. 9. Kidded Kidders
    Jughead
  11. 10. Time Marches On
  12. 11. Repeat After Me!
    Shrimpy
  13. 12. Rise and Fall
    Shrimpy
  14. 13. The Commercial Caper
    Archie's Pal Jughead
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