(September 1959)

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
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
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
Bill Vigoda ?
Inks
Bill Vigoda ?
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, Reggie! It's not deep enough for diving!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie makes assumptions on the diving safety of the stretch of water Jughead is in.

Skeet and Simple (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge makes the mistake of inviting Jughead along to shoot skeet.
Reprints
Keywords
skeet shooting

Scout's Horror (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Souphead Jones
Synopsis
Souphead has a little trouble with spelling when writing in his Boy Scout manual.

Connie Francis (Table of Contents: 3)

Recording Star of the Month / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Synopsis
Biography of singer Connie Francis.

Basket Ball Caught (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
When Jughead scoffs at Mr. Weatherbee's boasts about his prowess at basketball, the Principal challenges him to an exhibition.
Reprints
Keywords
basketball

The Scientist (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is curious as to what Archie is brewing in the chem lab.

Surplus Loss (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead, Archie and Reggie all speculate on items they find at a surplus bargain store. But only Jughead is able to turn a profit.

Nailed Down (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx Holiday; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Greg steps on a nail and Jinx is very upset about it.

Information Please (Table of Contents: 8)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason
Synopsis
A stranger asks Moose for directions.

Sense of Rumor (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Harry Lucey ?
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lucey ?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Betty wants to hear the latest news on Veronica, even if it isn't true.

Rocket Racket (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Souphead Jones; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Dilton leaves an experimental lab mouse at Jughead's house. Then Souphead uses the mouse to man his toy rocket.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["No, Reggie! It's not deep enough for diving!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Skeet and Simple
    Jughead
  3. 2. Scout's Horror
    Jughead
  4. 3. Connie Francis
    Recording Star of the Month
  5. 4. Basket Ball Caught
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Scientist
    Archie
  7. 6. Surplus Loss
    Jughead
  8. 7. Nailed Down
    Li'l Jinx
  9. 8. Information Please
    Moose
  10. 9. Sense of Rumor
    Betty
  11. 10. Rocket Racket
    Jughead
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