(February 1954)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1953-12-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
An Archie Magazine Approved Reading
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

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 8, Part 2, No. 1, Periodicals, January-June, 1954.


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Archie's Pal Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yeah… Reggie said he'd buy me a drink if I'd get him a date with Veronica!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
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Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Archie's Pal Jughead #72

Easel Said Than Done! (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie impresses Veronica with his paintings, but Jughead helps Archie by planting small doubts about the portrait Reggie paints of Veronica. Veronica ends up smashing the painting over Reggie's head.

Using the Old Beanie! (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
After Jughead explains all the beneficial uses of his beanie, Archie and Reggie both decide to get matching beanies too.

Dixie Doodles! (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 2.6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Jughead dresses up as a woman, the fictional Agatha Culpepper with a Southern accent. After buttering up Moose, he exclaims his joy in meeting Midge and kisses her. Later, looking completely beat up, he explains to Archie and Reggie that Midge beat him up thinking he (as she) was trying to steal Moose away from her.

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Ginger / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

Peanuts To You! (Table of Contents: 5)

Suzie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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Samm Schwartz ?
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Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Suzie
Synopsis
Suzie complains about having peanut butter and jelly sandwiches every day, but she admits she makes them herself.

Speech-Less! (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 1.6 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead bets Reggie that he has seen every word of Reggie's speech in a book. Reggie bets him a dozen sodas he hasn't. Jughead proves it by bringing in the book, the dictionary.

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Super Duck / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

Real Gone Guy (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead says the incorrect "they have went home," so Miss Grundy makes him write "gone home" on the board 100 times. When he finishes, she isn't there, so he leaves a note to her, saying, "I have went home."

It's All Mental (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Snodgrass; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Professor Snodgrass tries a word association test with Jughead, but Jughead responds every time with the word "hamburgers." Mr. Weatherbee sends him to lunch and when Jughead returns, he continues to respond with "hamburgers."

Lawn Ranger! (Table of Contents: 10)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
teen; humor
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Wilbur Wilkin
Synopsis
Wilbur is so distracted while mowing the lawn, that he doesn't get any of the grass cut, so his father fixes the problem by putting blinders on his head.

What the Doctor Ordered (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Pop Tate offers to sell a sundae of the customer's design for only one dollar. Jughead designs an enormous sundae which Pop Tate builds, finishing it off with a key on top so that Jughead can close the shop when he's done eating it.

Movie News (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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typeset

Indexer Notes

Twelve items of movie gossip

Tape A Chance! (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit
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Samm Schwartz
Inks
Red Holmdale
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Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead records his lessons on tape and learns them by playing them while he sleeps. Reggie tries this trick by switching Jughead's tape with an old tape of lullabies. However, Jughead recorded Musical History but Reggie was taking a Chemistry test. When he looks in on Jughead's Musical History class, he sees that Jughead has the room of girls in a swoon by singing.
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Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprinting in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #200.

Cat and Mouse (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 2.6 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie wants out of a date with Veronica to the Cat Show, so he takes advice from Jughead and makes her ashamed to be seen with him by making up his eye to look as if he's been in a fight. Reggie has overheard this trick and makes his eye up too, to avoid the Cat Show. In the end, Jughead is stuck going to the Cat Show with Veronica.
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Indexer Notes

This is a rare instance of Jughead's clever ideas not turning out in his favor.

Credits from the reprint in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #200.

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Archie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Yeah… Reggie said he'd buy me a drink if I'd get him a date with Veronica!"]
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  2. 1. Easel Said Than Done!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  3. 2. Using the Old Beanie!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  4. 3. Dixie Doodles!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  5. 4. ["If you knew Ginger, like we know Ginger"]
    Ginger
  6. 5. Peanuts To You!
    Suzie
  7. 6. Speech-Less!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  8. 7. ["Hey, kids!.... Climb on the band wagon"]
    Super Duck
  9. 8. Real Gone Guy
    Jughead
  10. 9. It's All Mental
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  11. 10. Lawn Ranger!
    Wilbur
  12. 11. What the Doctor Ordered
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  13. 12. Movie News
  14. 13. Tape A Chance!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  15. 14. Cat and Mouse
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  16. 15. ["Archie, the Pied Piper!"]
    Archie
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