(March 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

["Since I started turning off these group comparison commercials, I've had 47% fewer headaches!"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords:
television; TV commercials

Glow Worm (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews (cameo); Reggie Mantle (cameo)
Synopsis:
An accident in the lab makes Jughead glow in the dark. He uses the effect to terrorize restaurants and gobble all the food left behind by the frightened patrons.
Reprints:
Keywords:
chemicals; obesity

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead's Double Digest #200.

Take Your Choice! (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
Synopsis:
Jinx gets a spanking, but she's done so much mischief lately, she doesn't know what the spanking was for.
Keywords:
spanking

Pip of a Tip (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie's father wants Archie to ask Mr. Lodge for tip on the stock market.
Reprints:
Keywords:
stock market

Plate Plight (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
At a low-rent diner, Jughead is not happy when he gets a "compact" hamburger.
Reprints:
Keywords:
hamburgers

Swing Session (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; Mrs. Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead is going to use an old tire to make a swing for his nephew. All sorts of catastrophes occur along the way, with Archie taking all the punishment.
Keywords:
broken window; cement; mud; rope; tire swing

Send a Dollar and Save 44¢ (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

The Idol's Eye (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead tells Archie and Reggie that a package they took from him contains "the golden eye of the sacred idol of Ranjipur." What it really contains is a brass doorknob, but bad luck immediately starts to befall both Archie and Reggie.
Keywords:
curse; doorknob; tomatoes

[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 Larry Lawver (Zelienople, Pa.) for facts about word origins. Second prize of $3.00 to Betty Schueler (Bellingham, Wash.) for a story with a pun punchline. Third prize of $2.00 to Richard Baker (San Lorenzo, Calif.) for a poem about the seasons. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Jane Sadler (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) for an article on her hobby of raising chickens. Fifth prize of $1.00 to Joseph Siguenza (San Jose, Calif.) for a story featuring word play.

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

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

The Contest (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Everyone at the Riverdale Ice-skating Contest is an expert skater, except Jughead. So you can guess who is the last one standing after the others crash.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ice-skating

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead's Double Digest #178.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Since I started turning off these group comparison commercials, I've had 47% fewer headaches!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Glow Worm
    Jughead
  3. 2. Take Your Choice!
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Pip of a Tip
    Archie
  5. 4. Plate Plight
    Jughead
  6. 5. Swing Session
    Jughead
  7. 6. Send a Dollar and Save 44¢
    Archie Comics
  8. 7. The Idol's Eye
    Jughead
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  11. 10. The Contest
    Jughead
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  • Merlin Haas
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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