(December 1956)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Editing
Harry Shorten
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, aren't you supposed to be behind the counter?
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead and Pop have a disagreement over his job status.

The Malt the Merrier (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead has a yen for a chocolate malted. And he's not going to let Betty's broken mixer deny him.

Checkered Existance (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead helping Archie at checkers is no help.

Confidence, Man (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead asks Betty to vote for him for class President, even though she's running against him.

Hand Painted (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead helps Archie move his car out of the garage so it can be painted.

Just Mist It (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead can't see what the weather is due to the fog.

Painting Easel (Table of Contents: 6)

Do It Yourself for Fun / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead show you how to construct your own easel.
Reprints

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

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

Safety Worst (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie tries to teach Betty how to drive.
Reprints

Baby Quitter (Table of Contents: 9)

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
Jughead gets suckered into babysitting a cherubic-looking terror.
Reprints
Keywords
baby sitting; ventriloquism

Stranger in Paradise (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
When Archie and Reggie refuse to extend any loans to Jughead, he vows never to help them out again. Later when they need his help, they end up in a bidding war for his services.

Well, Whaddaya Know (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
A collection of anecdotes about animals in the wild.

Punch Line (Table of Contents: 12)

Reggie / comic story / 2.75 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie overpays for a joke book, then tries to recoup his loss by selling it to Moose.
Reprints

[It Won't Hurt the Floor] (Table of Contents: 13)

Reggie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica tries to stop Reggie from slamming Archie's head on the floor.
Reprints

Grizzly Tale (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 2.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
When Veronica expresses a desire for a bear skin rug for the mansion, Archie goes to Jughead to help him find one.
Reprints
Keywords
bearskin rug

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What happened to you Jug?
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie asks Jughead about his bandaged hand.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead, aren't you supposed to be behind the counter?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Malt the Merrier
    Jughead
  3. 2. Checkered Existance
    Jughead
  4. 3. Confidence, Man
    Jughead
  5. 4. Hand Painted
    Jughead
  6. 5. Just Mist It
    Jughead
  7. 6. Painting Easel
    Do It Yourself for Fun
  8. 7. ["As Little Archie, you're the greatest"]
  9. 8. Safety Worst
    Archie
  10. 9. Baby Quitter
    Jughead
  11. 10. Stranger in Paradise
    Jughead
  12. 11. Well, Whaddaya Know
  13. 12. Punch Line
    Reggie
  14. 13. [It Won't Hurt the Floor]
    Reggie
  15. 14. Grizzly Tale
    Jughead
  16. 15. ["What happened to you Jug?"]
    Archie
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