(November 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
?
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
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's exactly the way I felt when Archie first kissed me!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Keywords
pinball

Ladies Man (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie complain that Jughead's presence keep the girls away on the beach. However, once Archie and Reggie leave, Jughead starts becoming an attraction for all the girls because of his hard-to-get attitude.
Reprints
Keywords
beach; lifeguard

Billy Wins with Bendix (Table of Contents: 2)

Bendix Corporation / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Billy wins all the races since he got a new bike with a Bendix transmission and brakes.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic format for Bendix bicycle transmission and power brakes, with mail-in coupon for a free folder. The Bendix Corporation, Eclipse Machine Division, Elmira, N.Y. This ad is printed sideways to fill the whole page. In most other comics it is printed in regular format to fill a half-page.

Mind the Sign (Table of Contents: 3)

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 hits a baseball into the yard of a cranky neighbor who won't let her have it back.
Keywords
baseball; dog; neighbor

Lamb Lament (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis
Jughead can't sleep, so he gets up for a late night snack of a leg of lamb.
Keywords
insomnia; lamb; snack

Fair Enough (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie wants to watch the weather forecast on television because the weather girl is wearing a bikini.
Keywords
bikini; television; weather report

Finny Fun (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead plays a practical joke on Mr. Lodge by replacing a fish in his aquarium with a larger one several times making it seem like it is growing. However, Mr. Lodge finds out and gets the last laugh.
Reprints
Keywords
pet shop; practical joke; shark; swimming pool; tropical fish

What a World! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Characters
Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Promo for The World of Jughead #24 with mail-in coupon. Cover is depicted, along with original art of Jughead having "the world on a string."

Habit Rabbit (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy (cameo); Pop Tate (cameo); Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Everything Jughead does annoys Dilton. So Dilton decides he's going to reform Jughead and goes on a crusade to change Jughead's habits.
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

First prize of $5.00 to David Robinson (West Warwick, R.I.) for an article on his trip to Minnesota. Second prize of $3.00 to Gail Storrs (Vancouver, Wash.) for her account of a Columbus Day storm. Third prize of $2.00 to Barbara Palese (Floral Park, N.Y.) for a story about her sister. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Kathleen Corbi (Philadelphia, Pa.) for three jokes.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie Andrews (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Promo for memberships in the Archie Club with mail-in coupon. Cost is 15 cents.

Archie Says: Nylon Means Strength (Table of Contents: 11)

U. S. Royal Bike Tires / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Archie (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad for U.S. Royal Bike Tires with head shot of Archie. U. S. Rubber Tire Co., Indianapolis, Ind.

The "Popsicle Kids" Play It Safe! (Table of Contents: 12)

Popsicle Kids; Popsicle / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Creig Flessel
Inks
Creig Flessel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Popsicle Kids
Synopsis
The Popsicle Kids promote bicycle safety.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic format for the "Popsicle" Safety Club. Coupon to become a member of the club requires three red "sicle" balls from wrappers plus 10 cents for handling.

Do or Diet (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Betty drop by Reggie's house to get him to take them out for a hamburger. The trio pass Jughead and invite him along, but he declines, saying he's going on a diet. Jughead keeps up his diet long enough that Mr. Weatherbee decides to put him in charge of the refreshment stand at the school carnival. The diet doesn't last long after that.
Reprints
Keywords
carnival; diet; hamburger

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie Comic Book Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get a lucky piece..free when you join the Archie Comic Book Club!
Characters
Archie Andrews

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promo for the Archie Comic Book Club with mail-in coupon. Membership consists of subscribing to an Archie title at the rate of ten issues for $1.00. With every subscription there is a premium of a Keewanee Lucky Penny Piece.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["That's exactly the way I felt when Archie first kissed me!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Ladies Man
    Jughead
  3. 2. Billy Wins with Bendix
    Bendix Corporation
  4. 3. Mind the Sign
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Lamb Lament
    Jughead
  6. 5. Fair Enough
    Archie
  7. 6. Finny Fun
    Jughead
  8. 7. What a World!
    The World of Jughead
  9. 8. Habit Rabbit
    Jughead
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. Archie Says: Nylon Means Strength
    U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  13. 12. The "Popsicle Kids" Play It Safe!
    Popsicle Kids; Popsicle
  14. 13. Do or Diet
    Jughead
  15. 14. ["Get a lucky piece..free when you join the Archie Comic Book Club!"]
    Archie Comic Book Club
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