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

["Why do you permit that silly creature to ride on you?"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead has a close encounter.
Keywords:
aliens; horses; spaceship

Follow the Bouncing Boy (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis:
Reggie vows to master a pogo stick because it seems to be the one thing Jughead can do better than he can.
Reprints:
Keywords:
fourth wall; pogo stick; stairs

Indexer Notes

Breaking of fourth wall on page two when Reggie crashes into a panel border, breaks it and falls into the next panel.

Saved by the Belle (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; Greg
Synopsis:
Jinx gets bad news from home about spring cleaning.
Keywords:
spring cleaning

The Long Count (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Counting to ten prevents Moose from lashing out in anger.
Keywords:
temper

Double Trouble (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Dipsy Doodle; Debbie Doodle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
A pair of twins, the Doodle Sisters, move to Riverdale and set their sights on befriending Jughead.
Keywords:
twins

Tagged and Double Tagged (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Bill Vigoda
Colors:
?
Letters:
Terry Szenics

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Moose is humiliated in math class and blames Jughead.
Keywords:
blackboard; math

The Secret Is Out! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Super King-Sized (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie compliments Jughead on the statue he sculpted.
Keywords:
giant; sculpture

Kookie Cookie (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Sally Smith; Agnes Peebles; Linda West
Synopsis:
Jughead enrolls in the girls' cooking class, for obvious reasons.
Reprints:
Keywords:
cooking class; spinach

Special Assignment for Archie Club Reporters (Table of Contents)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Request for stories of 100 words or less on "Why My Bike is Important to Me." The 12 best will each receive a new bicycle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Sound of Music (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Prof. Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead sleeps his way through morning classes, woefully listless and out of pep and incurring the wrath of the faculty, until a certain midday event re-energizes the lad.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bell; school; sleep; vitamins

Indexer Notes

This story is told entirely in mime until the final page.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Why do you permit that silly creature to ride on you?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Follow the Bouncing Boy
    Jughead
  3. 2. Saved by the Belle
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. The Long Count
    Moose
  5. 4. Double Trouble
    Jughead
  6. 5. Tagged and Double Tagged
    Moose
  7. 6. The Secret Is Out!
    Archie Annual
  8. 7. Super King-Sized
    Jughead
  9. 8. Kookie Cookie
    Jughead
  10. 9. Special Assignment for Archie Club Reporters
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. The Sound of Music
    Jughead
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