(January 1961)

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
?
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)

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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead! Why are you leaving the party so soon? The fun's just beginning!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Keywords
party

Indexer Notes

Redrawn from the cover of Archie's Pal Jughead #29.

There's No Catch (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Coach Kleats thinks he's found the answer to his basketball problems when he sees that Jughead can easily make a basket from any angle. Unfortunately, Jughead can't catch the ball at all, so it's back to being a spectator.
Reprints
Keywords
basketball; chewing gum

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

Archie and His Gang in B. C. (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
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?
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?

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
An imaginary story of how things would have been if the gang had lived in caveman days, complete with dinosaurs.
Reprints
Keywords
cavemen; club; dinosaurs; stegosaurus; television; triceratops

Indexer Notes

Possibly a forerunner of the Archie I series.

Crowing Pains (Table of Contents: 3)

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; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Shapely
Synopsis
Jughead has to pass an initiation to join the Lofty Order of Crows club. He gets a slip of paper with the address for the initiation, then later gets another slip of paper in order to deliver some answer books to Miss Shapely. Mr. Weatherbee decides that he'll deliver the books to Miss Shapely, but Jughead accidentally gives him the initiation address and he gets hit with everything intended for Jughead.
Reprints
Keywords
initiation; social club; tree house

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (2014 series) #1 (June 2014).

The World of Jughead Is the World of Fun! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The World of Jughead / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Weak Point (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead is shocked to find out Veronica has a trophy Archie had won.
Reprints
Keywords
plaque; trophy

Salmon (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Article on salmon.

Indexer Notes

Text article with 1/3 page illustration.

Can You Top This? (Table of Contents: 7)

Shrimpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Shrimpy; Daphne; Brando
Synopsis
The kids have a gum bubble-blowing contest. Brando wins by blowing a square bubble.
Keywords
bubble gum

It's the End! (Table of Contents: 8)

Shrimpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Shrimpy; Daphne
Synopsis
Shrimpy doesn't want to hear the end of the Humpty Dumpty rhyme because he only likes happy endings.
Keywords
nursery rhymes

You Can't Fight Fate (Table of Contents: 9)

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; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead has a cold. He tells Archie that he has a premonition of disaster and whatever hard luck Archie has that day he will share.
Reprints
Keywords
black eye; cold; fountain; insults; luck

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead's Double Digest (1989 series) #181.

Well Done, Jane! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead! Why are you leaving the party so soon? The fun's just beginning!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. There's No Catch
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  3. 2. Archie and His Gang in B. C.
    Archie
  4. 3. Crowing Pains
    Jughead
  5. 4. The World of Jughead Is the World of Fun!
    The World of Jughead
  6. 5. The Weak Point
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  7. 6. Salmon
  8. 7. Can You Top This?
    Shrimpy
  9. 8. It's the End!
    Shrimpy
  10. 9. You Can't Fight Fate
    Jughead
  11. 10. Well Done, Jane!
    Chicago Roller Skates
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