(December 1963)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
five times yearly, January, June, August, September and December
On-sale Date
1963-09-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1963 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Listen! They're playing my song!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews

An Amazing Invention -- "Magic Art Reproducer" (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dingbat and Dribble (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here lies an untroubled soul!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dingbat; Dribble; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Dingbat and Dribble, playing hookey from school, come to Earth to have fun.
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Laughs! Gags! Games! Surprises! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Royal Avtg. Corp. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Hatch Your Own Live Sea Circus (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Sea-Monkeys / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Out of the Frying Pan..... (Table of Contents: 5)

Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead paints a tree and is attacked by bees, so he jumps into a painting of the ocean and is attacked by a shark.
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Hunger Strike (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
No thanks, Arch! --None for me!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead doesn't feel like eating and Reggie decides to take advantage of that.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Professor Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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Samm Schwartz ?
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm... Are there two 'N's in 'Educational' or one?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Professor Jughead explains credit cards.
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America's Most Exciting War Game (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Helen of Toy Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Reluctant Runner (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead! Come out of there and stop beaing ridiculous!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee orders Jughead to deliver a note to Miss Grundy's classroom.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Dig this Crazy Offer! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Archie's Pals 'n' Gals / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Cast of Character! (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Eeeeyipes! Jughead!!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Moose; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead pulled a muscle and has to wear a cast on his arm.
Reprints

First Aid (Table of Contents: 13)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bang
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx is making noise with a toy when she hurts herself.
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Not up to Scratch (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ssssshh!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
The gang is on a picnic and they keep making Jughead go in the water.
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Expressionism (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why aren't you busy painting, Jug?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead is painting, but he can only do a few strokes at a time.
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Reward $11,750.00 For This Coin! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Best Values Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Convoy Terror (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Helen of Toy / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Think or Thwim (Table of Contents: 18)

Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Samm Schwartz
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Genre
humor
Characters
Fisherman; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead paints a fisherman. The fisherman's boat springs a leak, so Jughead paints him a life preserver.
Reprints
Keywords
Fishing; pantomime; wordless

In My Solitude (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Quick! Pops! Hide me someplace!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie is trying to avoid Jughead because he wants to spend time alone with Veronica.
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Boys! Men! I'll Help You Master Yubiwaza (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Yubiwaza System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rose Fever (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just once, I'll tell you, Archie!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Milton (goat)
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge, Archie, and Jughead chase a goat around Mr. Lodge's property.
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Open 'n' Shut Case (Table of Contents: 22)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Waaaa!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx's dad is taking her to the dentist and she won't shut up.
Reprints

Give Me Just One Evening and I'll Teach You to Hypnotize Easily! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Palmer-Jones Books / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Fair Fight (Table of Contents: 24)

Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
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Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead's painting of a tough guy punches him in the face.
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V.I.P. (Table of Contents: 25)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Greg! Congratulations on being elected president of our club!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Greg was elected president of the club and he has some papers to sign.
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Welcome Back (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heh, heh that was a lucky break--finishing my work so early!
Feature Logo
Archie's Pal Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Percy; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Fred gets home from work and sees Jughead sitting in his favorite chair watching TV he tells Archie to get a new best friend who isn't so lazy and shiftless

Archie Giant Series Comics Have More of What You Buy a Comic Magazine For! (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

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

Junior Space Pilots on the Beam! (Table of Contents: 28) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

These Prizes Without Cost (Table of Contents: 29) (Expand) /

Youth Opportunity Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Listen! They're playing my song!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. An Amazing Invention -- "Magic Art Reproducer"
    Norton Products
  3. 2. Dingbat and Dribble
    Jughead
  4. 3. Laughs! Gags! Games! Surprises!
    Royal Avtg. Corp.
  5. 4. Hatch Your Own Live Sea Circus
    Sea-Monkeys
  6. 5. Out of the Frying Pan.....
    Dipsy Doodles
  7. 6. Hunger Strike
    Jughead
  8. 7. ["Hmm... Are there two 'N's in 'Educational' or one?"]
    Professor Jughead
  9. 8. America's Most Exciting War Game
    Helen of Toy Co.
  10. 9. Reluctant Runner
    Jughead
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  12. 11. Dig this Crazy Offer!
    Archie's Pals 'n' Gals
  13. 12. Cast of Character!
    Jughead
  14. 13. First Aid
    Li'l Jinx
  15. 14. Not up to Scratch
    Jughead
  16. 15. Expressionism
    Jughead
  17. 16. Reward $11,750.00 For This Coin!
    Best Values Company
  18. 17. Convoy Terror
    Helen of Toy
  19. 18. Think or Thwim
    Dipsy Doodles
  20. 19. In My Solitude
    Jughead
  21. 20. Boys! Men! I'll Help You Master Yubiwaza
    Yubiwaza System
  22. 21. Rose Fever
    Jughead
  23. 22. Open 'n' Shut Case
    Li'l Jinx
  24. 23. Give Me Just One Evening and I'll Teach You to Hypnotize Easily!
    Palmer-Jones Books
  25. 24. Fair Fight
    Dipsy Doodles
  26. 25. V.I.P.
    Li'l Jinx
  27. 26. Welcome Back
    Jughead
  28. 27. Archie Giant Series Comics Have More of What You Buy a Comic Magazine For!
    Archie Giant Series
  29. 28. Junior Space Pilots on the Beam!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  30. 29. These Prizes Without Cost
    Youth Opportunity Sales Club
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