(June 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
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
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why do you permit that silly creature to ride on you?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead has a close encounter.
Keywords
aliens; horses; spaceship

Follow the Bouncing Boy (Table of Contents: 1)

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; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Reggie vows to master a pogo stick because it seems to be the one thing Jughead can do better than he can.
Reprints
Keywords
fourth wall; pogo stick; stairs

Indexer Notes

Breaking of fourth wall on page two when Reggie crashes into a panel border, breaks it and falls into the next panel.

Saved by the Belle (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx gets bad news from home about spring cleaning.
Keywords
spring cleaning

The Long Count (Table of Contents: 3)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Counting to ten prevents Moose from lashing out in anger.
Keywords
temper

Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dipsy Doodle; Debbie Doodle; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
A pair of twins, the Doodle Sisters, move to Riverdale and set their sights on befriending Jughead.
Reprints
Keywords
twins

Tagged and Double Tagged (Table of Contents: 5)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Bill Vigoda
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Miss Grundy; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Moose is humiliated in math class and blames Jughead.
Keywords
blackboard; math

The Secret Is Out! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Super King-Sized (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie compliments Jughead on the statue he sculpted.
Keywords
giant; sculpture

Kookie Cookie (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Sally Smith; Agnes Peebles; Linda West
Synopsis
Jughead enrolls in the girls' cooking class, for obvious reasons.
Reprints
Keywords
cooking class; spinach

Special Assignment for Archie Club Reporters (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Request for stories of 100 words or less on "Why My Bike is Important to Me." The 12 best will each receive a new bicycle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Sound of Music (Table of Contents: 11)

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; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Prof. Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead sleeps his way through morning classes, woefully listless and out of pep and incurring the wrath of the faculty, until a certain midday event re-energizes the lad.
Reprints
Keywords
bell; school; sleep; vitamins

Indexer Notes

This story is told entirely in mime until the final page.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Why do you permit that silly creature to ride on you?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Follow the Bouncing Boy
    Jughead
  3. 2. Saved by the Belle
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. The Long Count
    Moose
  5. 4. Double Trouble
    Jughead
  6. 5. Tagged and Double Tagged
    Moose
  7. 6. The Secret Is Out!
    Archie Annual
  8. 7. Super King-Sized
    Jughead
  9. 8. Kookie Cookie
    Jughead
  10. 9. Special Assignment for Archie Club Reporters
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. The Sound of Music
    Jughead
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