(1956)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
annual
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Editing
Harry Shorten

Issue Notes

The last twelve pages of this magazine is a series of ads for the line of Columbia bicycles.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I never saw Juggie so intense in art class!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews (inset)
Reprints
Keywords
painting

All's Yell That Ends Yell (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
After hearing Jughead scorn women once again, Betty decides to pull one of Reggie's pranks on him.

Getting the Blues (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead passes the news about Archie's possible expulsion to Betty and Veronica.

Just Desserts (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz ?
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Moose overhears Reggie and Midge disparage a dessert and think they're talking about him.

Package Deal (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dave Berg ?
Inks
Dave Berg ?
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Moose strong-arms Jughead into helping him wrap Christmas presents. But Jughead accidentally gets the tags mixed.

All Sewed Up (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead joins the sewing club.

Fur Sighted (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Souphead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Souphead takes up the trumpet.

The Right Touch (Table of Contents: 7)

Betty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty adds a special element to her snowman for Jughead's benefit.

Walking Baby Back Home (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
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Samm Schwartz ?
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead and Betty head home from a dance.

Double Header (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead has to finish his dinner before he can go to Archie's house for dinner.

Cold and Hungry (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones (off-panel)
Synopsis
There are few things Jughead will brave a blizzard for.

Words of Wisdumb (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Pencils
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Inks
Terry Szenics
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Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Reggie gets on Jughead's nerves by quoting old adages.

Balled Up (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead tries golf.

Gagged (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead tries to keep from laughing out loud in the library.

Trace the Dots (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead's Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Connect the dots to reveal the picture.

Tree's a Crowd (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Bill Vigoda
Colors
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie tricks Jughead into ordering six dozen Christmas trees.

Letter Alone (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie tricks Jughead into reading a steamy love letter in front of the English class.

Walk Out (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
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Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie tries to stall Veronica in hopes she won't discover he has no money for their date.

Legal, But Tender (Table of Contents: 18)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie suspect Jughead of counterfeiting U.S. currency.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead's Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Synopsis
Navigate the maze; how to make a chick out of circles.

Winter Scenes (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
The first snowfall brings an activity Jughead doesn't anticipate.

Off the Track (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Sy Reit ?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
With Archie's help, Reggie convinces Jughead that he's a human bloodhound.

Nothing Mattress (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
?
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead is plagued by somnambulistic activities.

Hop Flop (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Harry Lucey
Colors
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Letters
Harry Lucey

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Learning from Jughead that Archie can't Samba, Betty offers to teach Archie in hopes he'll ask her to the dance instead of Veronica.
Reprints

Fiddle Frazzle (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sy Reit ?
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Samm Schwartz ?
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead are forced to listen to Mr. Weatherbee's violin music.

Manner of Speaking (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
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Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Grundy tries to improve Jughead's manners.

For the Birds (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Mary Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie's dad overhears him talking with Jughead and comes to the conclusion that Archie and Veronica are getting married, thanks to Mr. Lodge.

Trick or Treat (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 3 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; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Tired of wisecracks about their cooking, Betty and Veronica force Archie and Jughead to cook a meal on their own.

Nib and Tuck (Table of Contents: 28)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead exacts revenge on Reggie for the defective pens he's been selling to everyone.

Before and Grafter (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Harry Lucey
Colors
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Letters
Harry Lucey

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead has a liability claim due in court.

Play Spinit (Table of Contents: 30)

Jughead's Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Synopsis
Instructions on how to make a spinning wheel game.

Under Observation (Table of Contents: 31)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
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Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Mary takes time out to observe her son's behavior.

Pasty Retreat (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Harry Lucey
Colors
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Letters
Harry Lucey

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Souphead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead must escort his reluctant cousin to the doctor's for a polio vaccination.

Door Frame (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead invents an automatic garage door opener with one tiny side effect.

Doodles Are Fun (Table of Contents: 34)

Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
Joe Edwards

Synopsis
The reader has to guess what each single picture is depicting.

Leave it to Jughead (Table of Contents: 35)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dave Berg ?
Inks
Dave Berg ?
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead has a unique method of raking leaves.

Hat's Protection (Table of Contents: 36)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead is able to navigate a snowball gauntlet with Mr. Weatherbee's hat and not get hit.

A Charmed Strife (Table of Contents: 37)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sy Reit ?
Pencils
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Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead's flight from justice lands him in the hospital.

Report Sound-Off (Table of Contents: 38)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead have a good laugh over a bad report card.

Train Pain (Table of Contents: 39)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead relates an anecdote about his uncle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Jughead's Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey gang
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Help the mouse navigate the maze.

Piddle Puddle (Table of Contents: 41)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tries to impress Miss Grundy by imitating Sir Walter Raleigh.

Out of This World (Table of Contents: 42)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead finds himself in a wonderland of food.

The Sighs of It (Table of Contents: 43)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica is dating another guy and Archie is ready to clobber him, until he meets him.

Sound Off (Table of Contents: 44)

Reggie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle ?
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Harry Lucey
Colors
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Letters
Harry Lucey

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Reggie learns how to use sound effects to pull pranks on the school.

The Eyes Have It (Table of Contents: 45)

Jughead / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
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Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead gets a black eye from running into a door and nobody will believe him.

Acid Action (Table of Contents: 46)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
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Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead develops an acid that will eradicate weeds.

Clowning Around (Table of Contents: 47)

Jughead / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Prof. Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead gives snappy answers to various stupid questions.

Archie's Crazy Picture Puzzles (Table of Contents: 48)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Synopsis
Illustrated puns.

Rugged (Table of Contents: 49)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
?
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
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Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty tries to get Jughead to use a vacuum rather than beat rugs.

The Play Boy (Table of Contents: 50)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The gang starts cozying up to Jughead when they hear his cousin is a Hollywood scout.

Fetching Competition (Table of Contents: 51)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead isn't impressed with Betty's new dog, until he sees the trick she's taught it.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I never saw Juggie so intense in art class!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. All's Yell That Ends Yell
    Jughead
  3. 2. Getting the Blues
    Jughead
  4. 3. Just Desserts
    Jughead
  5. 4. Package Deal
    Jughead
  6. 5. All Sewed Up
    Jughead
  7. 6. Fur Sighted
    Jughead
  8. 7. The Right Touch
    Betty
  9. 8. Walking Baby Back Home
    Jughead
  10. 9. Double Header
    Jughead
  11. 10. Cold and Hungry
    Jughead
  12. 11. Words of Wisdumb
    Jughead
  13. 12. Balled Up
    Jughead
  14. 13. Gagged
    Jughead
  15. 14. Trace the Dots
    Jughead's Fun Page
  16. 15. Tree's a Crowd
    Jughead
  17. 16. Letter Alone
    Jughead
  18. 17. Walk Out
    Archie
  19. 18. Legal, But Tender
    Jughead
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Jughead's Fun Page
  21. 20. Winter Scenes
    Jughead
  22. 21. Off the Track
    Jughead
  23. 22. Nothing Mattress
    Jughead
  24. 23. Hop Flop
    Jughead
  25. 24. Fiddle Frazzle
    Archie
  26. 25. Manner of Speaking
    Jughead
  27. 26. For the Birds
    Jughead
  28. 27. Trick or Treat
    Jughead
  29. 28. Nib and Tuck
    Jughead
  30. 29. Before and Grafter
    Jughead
  31. 30. Play Spinit
    Jughead's Fun Page
  32. 31. Under Observation
    Archie
  33. 32. Pasty Retreat
    Jughead
  34. 33. Door Frame
    Jughead
  35. 34. Doodles Are Fun
    Puzzle Page
  36. 35. Leave it to Jughead
    Jughead
  37. 36. Hat's Protection
    Jughead
  38. 37. A Charmed Strife
    Jughead
  39. 38. Report Sound-Off
    Archie
  40. 39. Train Pain
    Jughead
  41. 40. ["Hey gang"]
    Jughead's Fun Page
  42. 41. Piddle Puddle
    Jughead
  43. 42. Out of This World
    Jughead
  44. 43. The Sighs of It
    Archie
  45. 44. Sound Off
    Reggie
  46. 45. The Eyes Have It
    Jughead
  47. 46. Acid Action
    Jughead
  48. 47. Clowning Around
    Jughead
  49. 48. Archie's Crazy Picture Puzzles
  50. 49. Rugged
    Jughead
  51. 50. The Play Boy
    Jughead
  52. 51. Fetching Competition
    Jughead
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