(January 1962)

Archie, 1949 Series
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Price
0.12 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)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! This triple-mouthed Martian can eat a hundred 'burgers in 55 minutes!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Keywords
alien; hamburgers

Myth America (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Harry the dragon
Synopsis
Jughead receives a box from from an uncle in South America that contains a small dragon. Jughead puts him on a leash and takes him to school, where he causes problems with his flame-breath.
Reprints
Keywords
dragon; fire-breathing

Signals Crossed (Table of Contents: 2)

Dipsy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
After watching a magician pull a rabbit from a hat, Jughead paints a top hat. However, when he tries to duplicated the magician's act, the result is unexpected.
Keywords
magician; painting; rabbit

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story. Color panels on a yellow background.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Roy & Al - The U.S. Royal Twins; U.S. Royal Bicycle Tires / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Missle Fizzle (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie phones Jughead with news of a missile landing in Riverdale. Jughead is already aware of that from personal experience.
Keywords
missile

Indexer Notes

"Missile" is misspelled in the title.

Walk That Walk (Table of Contents: 5)

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's six-year-old cousin can walk in an unusual manner.

Call Me Crazy (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason
Synopsis
When Jughead appears to turn down an offer of free hamburgers, everyone thinks he's had a mental breakdown.
Keywords
earplugs; hamburgers; mental illness

Letter Perfect (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Cecilia
Synopsis
The boys show off their school letters to Cecilia, the new girl. Reggie's needs some explanation.
Keywords
athletic letters

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Kidded Kidders (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Sophie Himmeldimmel
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie play a joke on Jughead by telling him that Sophie's father owns a bakery, causing him to treat her royally. The joke backfires when it turns out that Sophie's father doesn't own a bakery, but owns something better.
Reprints
Keywords
dates; practical joke

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprinting in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #195.

Time Marches On (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Article on the history of portable watches.

Indexer Notes

Text with 1/3 page illustration

Repeat After Me! (Table of Contents: 11)

Shrimpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Shrimpy
Synopsis
Shrimpy has fun with echos.
Keywords
echo; fourth wall

Rise and Fall (Table of Contents: 12)

Shrimpy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Shrimpy
Synopsis
Shrimpy wonders when the leaves fly they all land in his yard.
Keywords
fall; leaves; rake

The Commercial Caper (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead dismisses the TV commercial that claims Brilloil hair dressing will make one irresistible to women. He dumps a large dose on his hair, then finds to his horror that the commercial was right.
Keywords
hair tonic; kissing; shampoo; TV commercial
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Wow! This triple-mouthed Martian can eat a hundred 'burgers in 55 minutes!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Myth America
    Jughead
  3. 2. Signals Crossed
    Dipsy Doodles
  4. 3. ["These U. S. Royal tires really make my bike sail!"]
    Roy & Al - The U.S. Royal Twins; U.S. Royal Bicycle Tires
  5. 4. Missle Fizzle
    Jughead
  6. 5. Walk That Walk
    Jughead
  7. 6. Call Me Crazy
    Jughead
  8. 7. Letter Perfect
    Reggie
  9. 8. ["Follow the star-studded trail of the biggest buy in comics!"]
    Archie Giant Series Magazines
  10. 9. Kidded Kidders
    Jughead
  11. 10. Time Marches On
  12. 11. Repeat After Me!
    Shrimpy
  13. 12. Rise and Fall
    Shrimpy
  14. 13. The Commercial Caper
    Archie's Pal Jughead
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
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  • Merlin Haas
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