(March 1960)

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

Issue Notes

The indicia lists the title's publication frequency as bi-monthly, even though the cover states that the title is now monthly.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, tell us the truth--- the whole truth--- and nothing but the truth!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; unnamed judge; unnamed attorney
Synopsis
Jughead appears in court.

True Love (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica try to prove to Jughead and Reggie that they really do like each other deep down.
Reprints

A Missing Horse (Table of Contents: 2)

Pipsqueak / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Lardner
Pencils
Walt Lardner
Inks
Walt Lardner
Colors
?
Letters
Walt Lardner

Genre
humor
Characters
Pipsqueak; Pooch
Synopsis
A kid wants to saddle the family dog so he can play cowboy.

Flower Power (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is hospitalized with exhaustion and the gang buy him flowers as a present. But they send Jughead to deliver the present and he manages to deliver it in a way that makes the gang think Mr. Weatherbee has died.
Reprints

Wreck And Double Check (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee resorts to threats to get Jughead and Reggie to stop fighting in class.
Reprints

[The Giant Tapir] (Table of Contents: 5)

Nature's Notebook / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Article on the prehistoric Giant Tapir.

Aisle B Darn (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Neal Adams
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Neal Adams

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead and a store clerk have a failure to communicate.

Indexer Notes

"Aisle B Darn" is part of the list of Neal Adams stories according to "The Neal Adams Index" from 1973.

Inflammation Please (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica is upset that Betty is avoiding her. When Archie and Reggie go to Betty's house to try to reconcile them, they find out why Betty is avoiding her.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Now, tell us the truth--- the whole truth--- and nothing but the truth!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. True Love
    Jughead
  3. 2. A Missing Horse
    Pipsqueak
  4. 3. Flower Power
    Jughead
  5. 4. Wreck And Double Check
    Mr. Weatherbee
  6. 5. [The Giant Tapir]
    Nature's Notebook
  7. 6. Aisle B Darn
    Jughead
  8. 7. Inflammation Please
    Jughead
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