(January 1963)

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
Richard 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

[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
I hope you'll start your homework!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Jones
Reprints
Keywords
cake; homework; ice cream; pipe; potato chips; sandwich; smoking; soda

Merchant Princes (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
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Pop Tate
Synopsis
When Pop Tate is sick, he agrees to allow Jughead, Archie and Reggie to run the Chok'lit Shoppe.
Reprints

The Critic (Table of Contents: 2)

Shrimpy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Harold
Pencils
Joe Harold
Inks
Joe Harold
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Shrimpy; Marlon [Brando]
Synopsis
Shrimpy tells Marlon his painting has improved because his signature is more clear.
Keywords
painting

Indexer Notes

The name of the painter in this feature shifts back and forth from Brando to Marlon.

Claim to Fame (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
A scout wants to see Archie after the football game.
Keywords
Boy Scout; football

Coin Conscious (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead sees the natives diving for coins.
Keywords
diving; quarters; ship; tropics

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Archie; U. S. Royal / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Friend In Need (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Betty accuses Jughead of being a false friend because he won't take risks on Archie's behalf. Jughead tries to turn over a new leaf by protecting Archie from Moose.
Reprints
Keywords
cowardice; friendship; jealousy

The Time of the Year For the Book of the Year! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Archie's Christmas Stocking / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Touch (Table of Contents: 8)

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; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead stands outside a movie theatre with his hat off, and someone gives him enough money for a ticket. Archie demands Jughead give the money back.
Reprints
Keywords
movie theater; panhandling

Indexer Notes

A Samm Schwartz background gag: while Archie and Jughead are arguing, a boy paints a mustache on a woman in a movie poster.

When reprinted in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #194, the writer is credited as George Gladir.

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to Linda Graham (Alexandria, Va.) for article on pets. Second prize of $3.00 to Joe Forns (Chicago, Ill.) for some facts about Saturn. Third prize of $2.00 to Cindy Follis (Burbank, Calif.) for article about Lipizzan horses. Fourth prize of $1.00 to George L. Morris (Logansport, Ind.) for three jokes.

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

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

Early To Rise (Table of Contents: 11)

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; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Andrews is in a great mood early in the morning, until Jughead shows up.
Reprints
Keywords
breakfast; coffee; newspaper; radio
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I hope you'll start your homework!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Merchant Princes
    Jughead
  3. 2. The Critic
    Shrimpy
  4. 3. Claim to Fame
    Archie
  5. 4. Coin Conscious
    Jughead
  6. 5. ["Did You Know This-"]
    Archie; U. S. Royal
  7. 6. Friend In Need
    Jughead
  8. 7. The Time of the Year For the Book of the Year!
    Archie's Christmas Stocking
  9. 8. The Touch
    Jughead
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. Early To Rise
    Jughead
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