(April 1957)

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)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Took Lessons
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica is not impressed with Jughead's lightness of foot.

A Brush With Art (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
After forgetting about his required entry in the school art exhibition, Jughead whips up an abstract painting in minutes. Reggie and Archie have great fun at the painting's expense, until someone at the exhibition offers Jughead seventy-five dollars for it.
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Keywords
abstract painting; art show

Package Deal (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Martin Epp ?
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead tries to outsmart the post office.
Reprints

Hand Signals (Table of Contents: 3)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Martin Epp ?
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie takes Midge for a drive. Moose finds out.
Reprints

Color T.V. (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
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday; Merry Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx fulfills her father's wish for a color television.

Journey's End (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie goes very much out of his way to just happen to drop by Veronica's place.

Safe Unsound (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie gets into a lot of accidents trying to keep Jughead from having an accident.
Reprints

Horror-Scope (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie scoff at Jughead's sudden fascination with astrology, but his predictions keep coming true in the worst ways.

Munch Obliged (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / text story / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Terry Szenics

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead gets dragged to the principal's office for eating in class.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The two illustrations may be reprinted from an earlier story.

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Louis Silberkleit
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Filed October 1, 1956; Listed owners Archie Comics Publications Inc, Louis Silberkleit, Maurice Coyne, John Goldwater, all of 241 Church Street New York 13 NY; Publisher Louis Silberkleit; Editor John Goldwater; Managing Editor Harry Shorten; Business Manager Maurice Coyne; No circulation figures provided.

Saved By The Bell (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie decide who will escort Veronica with a test of strength.

Quiet Please (Table of Contents: 11)

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; Miss Overdew; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
The school librarian makes a lot of noise trying to keep Jughead quiet.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I Took Lessons"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. A Brush With Art
    Jughead
  3. 2. Package Deal
    Jughead
  4. 3. Hand Signals
    Reggie
  5. 4. Color T.V.
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Journey's End
    Archie
  7. 6. Safe Unsound
    Jughead
  8. 7. Horror-Scope
    Jughead
  9. 8. Munch Obliged
    Jughead
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. Saved By The Bell
    Archie
  12. 11. Quiet Please
    Jughead
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