(April 1965)

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
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the last time I babysit for these people!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Keywords
baby-sitting; refrigerator

The Statue (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; King Avon Kaling
Synopsis
Jughead brings to life an ancient Egyptian statue in a museum, so he decides to feed him hamburgers. The living statue tries to attack Betty and Veronica, but they only laugh at his clothing. He finally manages to scare Midge, but Moose takes care of him in one punch.

Indexer Notes

The name "Avon Kaling" is a pun on the cosmetic company tagline "Avon Calling."

Trash Treasure (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mrs. Jones
Synopsis
Jughead says he'll use his old sweater when he paints. When his mother says she has bought the paint, Jughead offers to help her get rid of the old sweater.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Jughead's old sweater is a classic one with the "S" on the front.

Higher Learning (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
children; humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx uses books to make steps up to the top shelf.

Baker's Dozen (Table of Contents: 4)

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; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead accidentally trips and the pie he was holding flies into Reggie's face. This becomes an excuse for an all-out pie fight. Everyone gets to taste the pie and it works up an appetite, so they sit down and eat the pies.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from the reprint in Archie's Funhouse (Archie, 2014 series) #3.

Gadget Gag! (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie complains the world is becoming too mechanical. Jughead agrees as he sees a squirrel using a nutcracker.

Swing into Spring with Betty and Veronica (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Betty and Veronica Spectacular / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Plant Pirate (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee dumps Miss Grundy's fresh soil out his window, so Archie and Jughead drop her potted plants one by one to replant them in the pile of soil. The last one was her prize geranium, which lands on Mr. Weatherbee's head as he looks out to see what's going on.
Reprints

Archie Gets All the Brakes (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Archie; Bendix Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[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 David Ball (Bellerose, N.Y.) for article on the Abominable Snowman. Second prize of $3.00 to Susan Rans (Fort Wayne, Ind.) for article on her family trips. Third prize of $2.00 to Elaine Murphy (Staten Island, N.Y.) for article on her trip to Florida. Fourth prize of $1.00 to Ann Pickins (Rockville, Md.) for article about sharing Archie comics with a friend. Fifth prize of $1.00 to Viki Clark (Springfield, Mass.) for article on her trip to the Howe Caverns in New York.

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

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

Pardon My Computer (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; United Girls Against Jughead; "The Brain" Langley; Pop Tate
Synopsis
The "United Girls Against Jughead" decide they must use a computer to determine Jughead's soulmate, in order to keep his anti-girl ways from spreading. They overload the computer and wreck it by making that request.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["This is the last time I babysit for these people!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Statue
    Jughead
  3. 2. Trash Treasure
    Jughead
  4. 3. Higher Learning
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Baker's Dozen
    Jughead
  6. 5. Gadget Gag!
    Archie
  7. 6. Swing into Spring with Betty and Veronica
    Betty and Veronica Spectacular
  8. 7. Plant Pirate
    Jughead
  9. 8. Archie Gets All the Brakes
    Archie; Bendix Corporation
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club
  12. 11. Pardon My Computer
    Jughead
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Merlin Haas
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