(September 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
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My new ray increases the size of objects by ten times!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; The scientist
Synopsis
Jughead's practical applications for scientific innovations.
Keywords
butterfly; growth ray; ice cream

Dependable (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; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead extols the virtues of Reggie to a disbelieving Archie and Veronica.
Keywords
practical jokes

Sympathy (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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx outlines Greg's current plight to her father, who is painting the garage.
Keywords
illness; painting

Uncanny Canvas (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead goes snorkeling in order to paint a portrait.
Keywords
beach; mermaid; painting; snorkeling

Temptation (Table of Contents: 4)

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; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead convinces Archie that breaking a date with Veronica to go fishing with him is an easily rectifiable problem. But when Veronica doesn't react as anticipated, it throws Archie into a frenzy of jealous paranoia.
Keywords
fishing; jealousy

Wanted (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Height of Fright (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead isn't disturbed by the presence of an alien life form in Pop's, until he learns one thing.
Keywords
alien; hamburgers

Misses 'n' Missiles (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; The Brain
Synopsis
The erstwhile member of The United Girls Against Jughead, known only as The Brain, bets a friend that she can get Jughead to take her driving in Archie's jalopy through the sheer force of her intellect.
Keywords
NASA; satellite

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Elda Muzquiz (Crystal City, Texas) for list of study habits. Second prize to Susan Statts (King of Prussia, Pa.) for article about giraffes. Third prize of $2.00 to Nancy Spear (Orinda, Calif.) for article about training a guide dog. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Lois Price (Bayside, N.Y.) for three jokes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Proof Positive (Table of Contents: 10)

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; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
In order to stop Betty and Veronica from razzing him about his disdain for women, Jughead allows himself to be seen delivering flowers to Midge.
Keywords
embarrassment; flowers

Indexer Notes

Veronica wears a ponytail in this story and Betty has her hair let down.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["My new ray increases the size of objects by ten times!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Dependable
    Jughead
  3. 2. Sympathy
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Uncanny Canvas
    Jughead
  5. 4. Temptation
    Jughead
  6. 5. Wanted
    The World of Jughead
  7. 6. Height of Fright
    Jughead
  8. 7. Misses 'n' Missiles
    Jughead
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  11. 10. Proof Positive
    Jughead
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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