(1957)

Archie, 1953 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
once a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Editing
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

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This new perfume cost a fortune! But I'm determined to break down Jughead's resistance to girls!
Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tele-Phonies! (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie's Pal Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Doggone! Just when I get comfortable, that stupid phone rings!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie have been making prank phone calls to Jughead, but he gets even.
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Hear No Evil (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Terry Szenics

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I s-still think w-we haven't seen B-Big Moose's girl, Midge, lately!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Midge tells Moose he must host a party for the gang. Jughead, Archie and Reggie take turns insulting Moose, who is too busy to understand what they are saying.
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Voice of Doom (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Yoo-hoo! - Betty!! Come back to Earth!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead uses ventriloquism to play jokes on Archie and Reggie.
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Keywords
ventriloquism

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

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Pineapple Plant

A Light Problem! (Table of Contents: 6)

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Pop! I forgot to tell you before..... I met the mayor and he said they'd probably drop in after dinner tonight!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Fred tries to get the house straightened up when Archie tells him the mayor is coming over.

Puddle Jumper! (Table of Contents: 7)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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What slush! I hate this miserable weather!
Genre
humor; teen
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Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Reggie gallantly uses the coat he is wearing to cover a puddle, but it's a coat he borrowed from Archie.

Charm Chump! (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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George Gladir
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Hi, Betty! -- What are you doing in this neighborhood?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Adolph
Synopsis
Jughead is selling lucky horse shoes.
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Sound Off! (Table of Contents: 9)

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Pssst! Mr. Lodge!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Lodge; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie tells Mr. Lodge that if he wears ear plugs he'll be able to concentrate on his golfing better.

Time to Retire (Table of Contents: 10)

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What did you want to show me that's so important, Arch?
Genre
humor; teen
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Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie spends twenty dollars each to buy new tires for his car, but tells his dad he spent ten dollars each.

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Jughead Fun Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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Word Ladder
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Patricia; Howie; Gillen

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By starting at the correct number you can spell out a famous saying... try it!

Paid in Fool! (Table of Contents: 13)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Ahem!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
Jughead owes Reggie two dollars and offers to do his schoolwork for him to pay back the debt.
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Lopsided Thinking (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Joe Edwards
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What's your dad so angry about?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Lodge; Louie
Synopsis
Archie has the perfect solution for Mr. Lodge's skewed television picture.
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Jughead Fun Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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Rearrange the letters below to form the name of a great recording artist?

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Archie Fun Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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How good a detective are you?
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Veronica Lodge

It's for the Birds! (Table of Contents: 17)

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Compared to your attic, Joe's junk yard is practically empty Arch!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie finds an unused bird bath in the attic.

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Archie / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

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Hey mom! Haver you seen my sweater?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie has a question about his sweater.

Grass Dismissed (Table of Contents: 19)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Well, well! What have we here?
Genre
humor; teen
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Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead thinks he has invented a concentrated vitamin plant food.

Buck Chuck! (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Archie, you take half the squad... Reggie, you take the other half and have a practice game between you!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead is a referee in a basketball game between Reggie and Archie.
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basketball

Present Thoughts! (Table of Contents: 21)

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Archie! For the third and last time.... your mother wants you down here!
Genre
humor; teen
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Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's father calls him to come downstairs for the third and last time.

Outdated! (Table of Contents: 22)

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I'm sorry I'm late Betty..... but I had a little trouble getting here!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie is late for his date with Betty because his car wouldn't start.

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Fowl Play (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Well, well! If it isn't our theatrical director! How are we coming with our production of the Egg and Me?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie is in charge of the school play production of The Egg and I.

Down Under (Table of Contents: 25)

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For Pete's sake! -- Why must you be so stubborn?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica are spearfishing and Veronica refuses to leave the water.

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Archie Fun Page / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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What's my line?
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L. P. Umber

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What's my line?
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D. Tisten

No Male Today (Table of Contents: 28)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Hello? Who is it?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty is back from Camp Wattamess for girls because of boy trouble.

The Ace of Clubs (Table of Contents: 29)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Hi Arch!
Genre
humor; teen
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Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Moose is Mr. Weatherbee's caddy.

Fowled Out (Table of Contents: 30)

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What do you mean -- we have three chickens, Archie, there's only two here!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie shows his dad that they have three chickens for dinner rather than two.
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Million-Error (Table of Contents: 31)

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And that, students, sums up our discussion on geology today...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Professor Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead is shocked when Professor Flutesnoot says geologists think the world will end in 50 million years.
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Just a Little Love Nest (Table of Contents: 32)

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(Sigh!) -- Gosh this is the dullest time of the year! -- I sure wish spring would get here!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead got Moose into bird-watching and now he doesn't notice when Midge is near other guys.

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Word Square

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Each picture is a word, fill in the name of each article to solve this one!

Short Shrift (Table of Contents: 35)

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Phew! -- This heat is enough to wilt the scales off a lizard!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead is wearing Bermuda shorts.

Auto-Suggestion (Table of Contents: 36)

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Archie if you don't get this car to run properly I'm never going riding with you again!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is trying to get rid of all the noises in his car.

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How well do you know your own country.
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Archie Andrews

The Passing of the Buck (Table of Contents: 38)

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Archie, I called you in specifically to commend you on your work!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee asks Archie to clean out the storeroom.
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A Hole in None (Table of Contents: 39)

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So these are the clubs dad is going to use in the golf tournament!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie's father can't make a putt.
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Keywords
golf

Cap the Climax (Table of Contents: 40)

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Happy birthday, Archikins!
Genre
humor; teen
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Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Marie
Synopsis
Archie doesn't want to be seen in the cap and bush jacket that Veronica gave him so he gives them to Jughead who then becomes attractive to all the girls.
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Finny Fiesta (Table of Contents: 41)

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I'm sorry, Archie! I won't be able to play! I have to wait for a package to be delivered!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead offers to wait for a package so Veronica can play tennis with Archie.
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tennis

Trance Form (Table of Contents: 42)

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Betty! Do you see what I see?
Genre
humor; teen
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Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Reggie and Archie try to convince Jughead that he can actually hypnotize people, but lose a bet to Jughead when he turns the tables.
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Labor of Love (Table of Contents: 43)

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I'll have another, Pop! Make it a double this time!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie tries to find out what kind of job Jughead has.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["This new perfume cost a fortune! But I'm determined to break down Jughead's resistance to girls!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. ["Do you need extra money?"]
  3. 2. Tele-Phonies!
    Archie's Pal Jughead
  4. 3. Hear No Evil
    Jughead
  5. 4. Voice of Doom
    Jughead
  6. 5. ["Pineapple Plant"]
    Jughead Fun Page
  7. 6. A Light Problem!
    Archie
  8. 7. Puddle Jumper!
    Reggie
  9. 8. Charm Chump!
    Jughead
  10. 9. Sound Off!
    Archie
  11. 10. Time to Retire
    Archie
  12. 11. ["Word Ladder"]
    Jughead Fun Page
  13. 12. ["By starting at the correct number you can spell out a famous saying... try it!"]
    Jughead Fun Page
  14. 13. Paid in Fool!
    Jughead
  15. 14. Lopsided Thinking
    Archie
  16. 15. ["Rearrange the letters below to form the name of a great recording artist?"]
    Jughead Fun Page
  17. 16. ["How good a detective are you?"]
    Archie Fun Page
  18. 17. It's for the Birds!
    Archie
  19. 18. ["Hey mom! Haver you seen my sweater?"]
    Archie
  20. 19. Grass Dismissed
    Jughead
  21. 20. Buck Chuck!
    Jughead
  22. 21. Present Thoughts!
    Archie
  23. 22. Outdated!
    Archie
  24. 23. ["You can't lose if you get the lucky seven!"]
  25. 24. Fowl Play
    Archie
  26. 25. Down Under
    Archie
  27. 26. ["What's my line?"]
    Archie Fun Page
  28. 27. ["What's my line?"]
    Archie Fun Page
  29. 28. No Male Today
    Betty and Veronica
  30. 29. The Ace of Clubs
    Moose
  31. 30. Fowled Out
    Archie
  32. 31. Million-Error
    Jughead
  33. 32. Just a Little Love Nest
    Jughead
  34. 33. ["Word Square"]
    Jughead Fun Page
  35. 34. ["Each picture is a word, fill in the name of each article to solve this one!"]
    Jughead Fun Page
  36. 35. Short Shrift
    Archie
  37. 36. Auto-Suggestion
    Jughead
  38. 37. ["How well do you know your own country."]
    Jughead Fun Page
  39. 38. The Passing of the Buck
    Jughead
  40. 39. A Hole in None
    Archie
  41. 40. Cap the Climax
    Archie
  42. 41. Finny Fiesta
    Jughead
  43. 42. Trance Form
    Jughead
  44. 43. Labor of Love
    Jughead
  45. 44. ["Mystery! Magic! Science! Fun!"]
  46. 45. ["The scale tells the tale"]
    Columbia Speedliner
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