(April 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

["This is the last time I babysit for these people!"] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Keywords:
baby-sitting; refrigerator

The Statue (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; King Avon Kaling
Synopsis:
Jughead brings to life an ancient Egyptian statue in a museum, so he decides to feed him hamburgers. The living statue tries to attack Betty and Veronica, but they only laugh at his clothing. He finally manages to scare Midge, but Moose takes care of him in one punch.

Indexer Notes

The name "Avon Kaling" is a pun on the cosmetic company tagline "Avon Calling."

Trash Treasure (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead says he'll use his old sweater when he paints. When his mother says she has bought the paint, Jughead offers to help her get rid of the old sweater.

Indexer Notes

Jughead's old sweater is a classic one with the "S" on the front.

Higher Learning (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:
children; humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx uses books to make steps up to the top shelf.

Baker's Dozen (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; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Jughead accidentally trips and the pie he was holding flies into Reggie's face. This becomes an excuse for an all-out pie fight. Everyone gets to taste the pie and it works up an appetite, so they sit down and eat the pies.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from the reprint in Archie's Funhouse (Archie, 2014 series) #3.

Gadget Gag! (Table of Contents)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Archie complains the world is becoming too mechanical. Jughead agrees as he sees a squirrel using a nutcracker.

Swing into Spring with Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Betty and Veronica Spectacular / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Plant Pirate (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen; humor
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis:
Mr. Weatherbee dumps Miss Grundy's fresh soil out his window, so Archie and Jughead drop her potted plants one by one to replant them in the pile of soil. The last one was her prize geranium, which lands on Mr. Weatherbee's head as he looks out to see what's going on.
Reprints:

Archie Gets All the Brakes (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Archie; Bendix Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[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 David Ball (Bellerose, N.Y.) for article on the Abominable Snowman. Second prize of $3.00 to Susan Rans (Fort Wayne, Ind.) for article on her family trips. Third prize of $2.00 to Elaine Murphy (Staten Island, N.Y.) for article on her trip to Florida. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Ann Pickins (Rockville, Md.) for article about sharing Archie comics with a friend. Fifth prize of $1.00 to Viki Clark (Springfield, Mass.) for article on her trip to the Howe Caverns in New York.

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

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

Pardon My Computer (Table of Contents)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; United Girls Against Jughead; "The Brain" Langley; Pop Tate
Synopsis:
The "United Girls Against Jughead" decide they must use a computer to determine Jughead's soulmate, in order to keep his anti-girl ways from spreading. They overload the computer and wreck it by making that request.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["This is the last time I babysit for these people!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Statue
    Jughead
  3. 2. Trash Treasure
    Jughead
  4. 3. Higher Learning
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Baker's Dozen
    Jughead
  6. 5. Gadget Gag!
    Archie
  7. 6. Swing into Spring with Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica Spectacular
  8. 7. Plant Pirate
    Jughead
  9. 8. Archie Gets All the Brakes
    Archie; Bendix Corporation
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. Pardon My Computer
    Jughead
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Matthew Thompson
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
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