(February 1965)

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

["I get two free slices a day for my endorsment!"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Al; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Keywords:
endorsement; pizza

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the covers of The Jughead Jones Comics Digest #4 and Jughead with Archie Digest #80

The Forest Prime Evil (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews [as Robin Arch]; Jughead Jones [as Little Jug]; Moose Mason [as Friar Tuck]; Betty Cooper [as Maid Marion]; Reggie Mantle [as Sheriff of Nottingham]
Synopsis:
Little Jug joins Robin Arch and his Merry Men to free Maid Marion from the Sheriff of Nottingham.
Reprints:
Keywords:
parody; Robin Hood

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence from the reprint in Best of Archie Comics #2.

Archie and the gang in a parody of Robin Hood.

Cool Romance (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Moose thinks he's got a date with Gloria, but doesn't realize she turned him down.

Class Clown (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews (cameo); Reggie Mantle (cameo)
Synopsis:
Jughead gives a smart-aleck answer to Miss Grundy's math story problem.
Keywords:
math

A Feather in Her Cap (Table of Contents)

Big Ethel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis:
Betty explains the newest fad--feathers in a hat--to Ethel.
Keywords:
fad; feathers

Wishy Washy (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie bang heads during football practice. While recovering, Archie discovers that when he wishes for things, they happen.
Keywords:
flat tires; football; magic; wishes

Indexer Notes

Basically an Archie story with Jughead just there to move the story along.

Ship a Hooey (Table of Contents)

Jughead's Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead paints a picture of a sailing ship, but a neighbor boy hits it with a slingshot and it sinks.
Keywords:
painting; ship; slingshot

Indexer Notes

Only the painting is in color, the rest is in black and white.

Vote the Straight Fun Ticket! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Shadow Play (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Jughead gets in trouble with Mr. Weatherbee when he's making shadow pictures on the wall instead of studying.
Keywords:
shadows

Crossed Wires (Table of Contents)

Moose / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Moose wants to send a telegram, but is confused on the procedure.
Keywords:
telegram

In the Dark (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:
Jinx turns on every light in the house so Santa Claus won't miss their house.
Keywords:
Christmas

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Richard Gilman (Bethesda, Md.) for article on bees. Second prize of $3.00 to Paul Kujala (Chassell, Mich.) for article on the Neanderthal Man. Third prize of $2.00 to Terry Knotts (Amarillo, Texas) for article on himself. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Ann Walker (Sebring, Fla.) for a poem. Fifth prize of $1.00 to Frances Borck (Berkey, Ohio) for two jokes.

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

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

The Happy Accident (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Miss Grundy doesn't think Mr. Weatherbee should assume that Jughead is responsible for anything that goes wrong at the school. But a series of incidents seems to prove Mr. Weatherbee is right.
Keywords:
chemistry; hockey stick; paint
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I get two free slices a day for my endorsment!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Forest Prime Evil
    Jughead
  3. 2. Cool Romance
    Moose
  4. 3. Class Clown
    Jughead
  5. 4. A Feather in Her Cap
    Big Ethel
  6. 5. Wishy Washy
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  7. 6. Ship a Hooey
    Jughead's Dipsy Doodles
  8. 7. Vote the Straight Fun Ticket!
    Archie Giant Series
  9. 8. Shadow Play
    Jughead
  10. 9. Crossed Wires
    Moose
  11. 10. In the Dark
    Li'l Jinx
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  14. 13. The Happy Accident
    Jughead
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