(October 1974)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.35 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Published 3 times in January, once in March, April, June, November and twice in August, September, October and December.
On-sale date
1974
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
?
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)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We can't let Jughead beat us to the ice cream man!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper

Minnesota Shorts (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Rack 'em up!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Minnesota Shorts; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
The Riverdale youth center gets a pool table and a warlock who has been cursed to spend eternity attached to the pool table shows up with it. The curse can only be broken if he's beaten in a game of pool.
Keywords
pool; snooker; warlock

Groovy Tech (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
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Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The most important moment in the history of education is in the making...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy create a summer school program based entirely off student suggestions.
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Big Catch (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Greg! How was the fishing?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holliday; Greg
Synopsis
Greg puts a positive spin on his lack of luck fishing.
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The Loner (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm a loner! I go my way by myself!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead describes his learned ability to avoid the traps of Big Ethel. He avoids several, but in the end, a decoy fools him.
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Indexer Notes

Jughead has a pierced ear in this story.

The Funny Man (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jug! You nut! What in blazes are you doing?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead, Archie, and Betty all think Jughead is a funny guy, but Veronica disagrees.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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The Big Sale (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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I just want a pack of gum, Mr. Stark!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Stark
Synopsis
Archie goes into a novelty store for a pack of gum. Jughead's clumsiness wrecks the place and puts it out of business.
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Back-Bone (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Good morning, Mr. Weatherbee!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee hires Jughead to rake and burn the leaves in his yard, then dreams of the mayhem that could cause.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["We can't let Jughead beat us to the ice cream man!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Minnesota Shorts
    Jughead
  3. 2. Groovy Tech
    Jughead
  4. 3. Big Catch
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. The Loner
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Funny Man
    Jughead
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  8. 7. The Big Sale
    Jughead
  9. 8. Back-Bone
    Jughead
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