(June 1956)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1956-04-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
John Goldwater (editor-in-chief); Harry Shorten (managing editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mmm... boy! Dig that aroma! Cookin' something special, Betty?
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper

Goody, Goody! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 3.75 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Harry Lucey
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
This traitor has been setting a bad example with that good example he sets!
Feature Logo
Archie's Pal Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie try to get Jughead in trouble at school but all their schemes backfire.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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Pencils
Harry Lucey
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
My girl wants me to get a job!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie's girlfriend wants him to get a job.
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Sized-Up Right! (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
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Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look Ronnie, at these darling sweaters!
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Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
When Veronica gets fitted for a sweater, she purchases a sweater in the next smallest size.
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Catty Caddy! (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty [Archie] / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
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Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wonder what Archie is doing today?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty vows to make Archie take her golfing with him.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Super Duck / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 3.75 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Bill Vigoda
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly! I can't recall when!
Feature Logo
Archie's Pal Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie try to make Jughead smile.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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Pencils
Bill Vigoda
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, what do you know about the boll weevil problem?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead asks how a boll weevil can have any problems.

Help Wanted (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 2.75 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
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Letters
Samm Schwartz

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say Reg! What's this noise I hear about the spring wingding?
Feature Logo
Archie's Pal Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When the girls strike to make the guys think of better ways to ask for dates, Jughead prepares an application for Reggie's dates.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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Pencils
Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz
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Samm Schwartz

First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon Baby! Tell me those three little words!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie asks Veronica to tell him the three words that will send him out of this world: "go shoot yourself."

Wit or Wit Out (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Joe Edwards
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
"And I tell you, ladeeez and gents," the patient medicine quack shouted to his audience...
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Series of seven textual gags, only four of which contain Archie characters.
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Thanks for the Memory (Table of Contents: 11)

Wilbur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Wilbur Wilkin; Mr. Wilkin
Synopsis
Wilbur uses his framed $10 bill, the first $10 he ever made, when he's short on cash.

Light Up Time! (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We'll have to call the game off on account of darkness!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead has a method to stop a baseball game from ending due to darkness.

Floor Bored (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Dan DeCarlo
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You paint the floor in the hall and this room, and I'll paint the floor in the other room!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie paint themselves into the center of a room instead of into a corner "like they do in the funny papers."

The Party Game! (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Dan DeCarlo
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's all the primping for Jughead!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mrs. Jones; Mr. Jones
Synopsis
Jughead's parents give contradictory farewells as he leaves for Veronica's party.

Wah-Hoo! (Table of Contents: 15)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sounds like...the real thing...
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Pat the Brat; Mophead
Synopsis
Pat rides atop a portable television set.

The Fixer (Table of Contents: 16)

Pat the Brat / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay--okay--I'm comin'!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Pat the Brat
Synopsis
Pat repeatedly rings a doorbell to ask the resident if their doorbell needs fixing.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Forget Me Nuts (Table of Contents: 18)

Jughead / comic story / 2.67 pages (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say how about our steak dinner this year?
Feature Logo
Archie's Pal Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty, Archie and Reggie try to plan a steak dinner without Jughead finding out.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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Samm Schwartz ?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You owe me a buck!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tries to get Jughead to pay his debt.
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It's the Bunk (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Bill Vigoda
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead! Where have you been keeping yourself?
Feature Logo
Archie's Pal Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tells Archie why he's been laying low.

Quick Visit (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Bill Vigoda
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hear your folks are taking in boarders, Jug!
Feature Logo
Archie's Pal Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead explains why the new boarders drop in from time to time.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Wilbur / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

Catch-Up! (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Archie! What's in the bag?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie surprises Jughead with a bottle of ketchup.

That's Rich? (Table of Contents: 24)

Jughead / comic story / 3.75 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Bill Vigoda
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
(Sigh!) It just isn't fair!
Feature Logo
Archie's Pal Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tries to convince Betty that pretending to have money will allow her to make an impression with Archie.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Reggie [Archie] / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Bill Vigoda
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I want a hat!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie wants a fedora.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Mmm... boy! Dig that aroma! Cookin' something special, Betty?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Goody, Goody!
    Jughead
  3. 2. ["My girl wants me to get a job!"]
    Reggie [Archie]
  4. 3. Sized-Up Right!
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Catty Caddy!
    Betty [Archie]
  6. 5. ["Kids! Don't be stung by imitations or inferior comics."]
    Super Duck
  7. 6. ["Golly! I can't recall when!"]
    Jughead
  8. 7. ["Jughead, what do you know about the boll weevil problem?"]
    Jughead
  9. 8. Help Wanted
    Jughead
  10. 9. ["C'mon Baby! Tell me those three little words!"]
    Reggie [Archie]
  11. 10. Wit or Wit Out
  12. 11. Thanks for the Memory
    Wilbur
  13. 12. Light Up Time!
    Jughead
  14. 13. Floor Bored
    Jughead
  15. 14. The Party Game!
    Jughead
  16. 15. Wah-Hoo!
    Pat the Brat
  17. 16. The Fixer
    Pat the Brat
  18. 17. ["Hurry! Hurry! Don't be late for your copy of Archie Annual #8!"]
    Archie
  19. 18. Forget Me Nuts
    Jughead
  20. 19. ["You owe me a buck!"]
    Jughead
  21. 20. It's the Bunk
    Jughead
  22. 21. Quick Visit
    Jughead
  23. 22. ["Wilbur is always in season."]
    Wilbur
  24. 23. Catch-Up!
    Jughead
  25. 24. That's Rich?
    Jughead
  26. 25. ["I want a hat!"]
    Reggie [Archie]
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