(April 1960)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
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
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

Friends to the End - Is This the End? (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead affirm their friendship.

Indexer Notes

Image also appears on the splash page of the first story, although Jughead's head is at a different angle.

Friends to the End! Is This the End? (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead tests his friendship with Archie when he tries to tell him the truth about Archie and Veronica's relationship.
Reprints

Big Shot (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tells Archie about his cousin, who works as a human cannonball.
Reprints
Keywords
human cannonball

Finders Creepers (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Miss Grundy questions Jughead about a discarded candy bar.

For Better or Mirth (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The gang discusses marriage while playing football.

Food for Aught (Table of Contents: 5)

Mr. Weatherbee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Geraldine Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee and Miss Grundy attempt to stop Betty's smuggling of cake from home economics class to her friends.
Reprints

Wake Up to the Best Buys in Comics! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Watch the Beardie (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 4.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Cousin Leroy; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead babysits Veronica's bratty cousin Leroy, who is drawing facial hair on portraits.
Reprints

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1959 (Table of Contents: 8)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Louis H. Silberkleit (publisher)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1959. No circulation figures given.

Button Up! (Table of Contents: 9)

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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx won't button her coat.
Reprints

Will Hutchins (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie Presents the Star of the Month! / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Will Hutchins (photo)
Synopsis
Biography to that date of actor Will Hutchins, best known for the starring role in the TV western "Sugarfoot."

Buzzin' Cousin (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Cousin Alice
Synopsis
Veronica tests Archie's faithfulness to her by having her beautiful cousin Alice attempt to seduce him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #2.

The Winners (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Chicago Roller Skates / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Friends to the End - Is This the End?
  2. 1. Friends to the End! Is This the End?
    Jughead
  3. 2. Big Shot
    Jughead
  4. 3. Finders Creepers
    Jughead
  5. 4. For Better or Mirth
    Jughead
  6. 5. Food for Aught
    Mr. Weatherbee
  7. 6. Wake Up to the Best Buys in Comics!
    Archie Giant Series
  8. 7. Watch the Beardie
    Jughead
  9. 8. Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1959
  10. 9. Button Up!
    Li'l Jinx
  11. 10. Will Hutchins
    Archie Presents the Star of the Month!
  12. 11. Buzzin' Cousin
    Jughead
  13. 12. The Winners
    Chicago Roller Skates
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