(December 1968)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
eight times per year: January, August, October and December, semi-monthly in February and June
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Giant Series
Editing:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
Perfect Bound; later Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I have terrible news for your son!
Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of The Jughead Jones Comics Digest #26.

Oodles of Noodles (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
When Jughead finds out Ethel has been cast as Juliet to his Romeo, he begins ad-libbing to make sure the balcony scene comes out to his liking.

Monsters a la Mode (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis:
Archie and Reggie can't understand where Jughead is drawing inspiration for the realistic monsters he's drawing.
Reprints:

Servant Problem (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Reggie wins a bet and Jughead must be his servant for the day. But Jughead is determined not to let Reggie like it.
Reprints:

Not Seen But Hurt (Table of Contents: 4)

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:
Hap finds out the hard way Jinx is eating bananas.
Reprints:

Early to Rise (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis:
Jughead gets on Fred's nerves while waiting for Archie.

Vicious Cycle (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Jughead takes a spin on Archie's new unicycle, even though he's never ridden one before.
Reprints:
Keywords:
unicycle

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #1.

Summer Madness (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Samm Schwartz
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Archie comes back from a scuba trip. Betty and Veronica comment on the new girl. Archie and Jughead go fishing.
Reprints:

When in Rome... (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article on how wearing ribbons in the hair is the latest fashion fad in Italy.

Friend in Need (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Stung by criticism that he is only a fair-weather friend, Jughead sticks up for Archie when menaced by Big Moose.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer index from the index of the original printing.

The Touch (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
Thinking him a panhandler, a man gives Jughead fifty cents. Archie has to browbeat Jughead into giving the money back.

Help Wanted (Table of Contents: 11)

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 tells her father that someone is going to hit her.
Reprints:

Read at Your Own Risk (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Bambini the Great
Synopsis:
Jughead tries to convince Archie that stage magic isn't real.
Reprints:

How to Stay Awake in Class (Table of Contents: 13)

Prof. Jughead's Educational Corner / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis:
Jughead outlines various methods for remaining attentive in class.
Reprints:

Lazy Laddie (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
On a diving trip with the gang, Jughead is too lazy to even dive into the water.
Reprints:
Keywords:
scuba diving

He's a Card (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Gladir
Pencils:
Al Hartley
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Souphead Jones
Synopsis:
Jughead introduces a computer dating service to the school.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I have terrible news for your son!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Oodles of Noodles
    Jughead
  3. 2. Monsters a la Mode
    Jughead
  4. 3. Servant Problem
    Jughead
  5. 4. Not Seen But Hurt
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Early to Rise
    Jughead
  7. 6. Vicious Cycle
    Jughead
  8. 7. Summer Madness
    Archie
  9. 8. When in Rome...
  10. 9. Friend in Need
    Jughead
  11. 10. The Touch
    Jughead
  12. 11. Help Wanted
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. Read at Your Own Risk
    Jughead
  14. 13. How to Stay Awake in Class
    Prof. Jughead's Educational Corner
  15. 14. Lazy Laddie
    Jughead
  16. 15. He's a Card
    Jughead
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