(December 1964)

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

["Is something wrong, sir?"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; unnamed airline flight attendant; Pop Tate (inset)
Synopsis:
Jughead has a complaint.
Keywords:
airplane; movie; stewardess

Indexer Notes

Also panel from interior story "Help Wanted".

Boots (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Ruth
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee makes Jughead remove his boots because of the loud noise they make on the floor. Then he comes to understand just how much more annoying Jughead can be when you can't hear him coming.
Reprints:
Keywords:
boots; sneakers

Nightmare (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 has a nightmare about a big, green, polka-dotted monster.
Keywords:
monster; nightmare

Wittle While You Work [Whittle While You Work] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead's new hobby of woodcarving is having severe repercussions on the school's woodwork.
Reprints:
Keywords:
sarcasm; totem pole; whittling

Indexer Notes

"Whittle" in the title is misspelled as "Wittle."

For Holidays Merry and Sparkling with Laughter (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie's Christmas Stocking / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Snow Job (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie says he's going bird-watching in a blizzard. Jughead and Reggie can't overcome their curiosity and trudge through the snow to Archie's favorite bird-watching spot, in Veronica's back yard.
Keywords:
bird-watching; blizzard; Christmas tree; curiosity; snow

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to J. W. Cook, Jr. (Houston, Texas) for article on snakes. Second prize of $3.00 to Barbara Horvath (APO 633 New York, N.Y.) for article on her travels. Third place to David Prowell (Clarksdale, Miss.) for six jokes.

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

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

Help Wanted (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Jughead talks Pop into giving him a part time job at the Choc'lit Shoppe, much to Pop's regret.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ice cream; juke box; mop; soda jerk
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Is something wrong, sir?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Boots
    Jughead
  3. 2. Nightmare
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Wittle While You Work [Whittle While You Work]
    Jughead
  5. 4. For Holidays Merry and Sparkling with Laughter
    Archie's Christmas Stocking
  6. 5. Snow Job
    Jughead
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  9. 8. Help Wanted
    Jughead
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