Jughead's Double Digest #187 [Newsstand]
(January 2013)

Archie, 1989 Series
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Standard U.S. Digest size
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squarebound
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was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie, what did you give Jughead for Christmas?
Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas tree

[Download the Archie Comics App for free!] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Merry Christmas (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead discovers he has an incredible singing voice, but only when singing Christmas carols.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas carols

Cover Charge (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
When Jughead trades his beanie for a Santa cap, Reggie and the girls bombard him with snowballs, but Archie gets them back with the help of a crowd of neighborhood kids.
Reprints
Keywords
santa hat; snowball fight

Indexer Notes

Feature was changed from "Archie" to "Jughead" for this printing.

A Couple Of Fruitcakes (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Gaston (the Lodges' chef); Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
The secret of Gaston's fruitcake is revealed when Jughead has the same secret recipe.
Reprints
Keywords
fruitcake

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Betty and Veronica" to "Jughead" for this printing.

The Not-So-Impossible (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs; Pop Tate; Santa Claus
Synopsis
Archie goes around trying to take pictures of things that should be impossible. He misses getting a shot of Santa Claus but finds something even more unbelievable -- Jughead kissing Ethel after she gave him a Christmas gift.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas

Indexer Notes

Feature changed to "Jughead" for this printing.

Wrap Session (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie does such a bad job wrapping Christmas presents that he gets Veronica to wrap the present he is giving Betty and vice versa.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas presents

Indexer Notes

Feature changed from "Betty and Veronica" to "Jughead" for this printing.

Elf Help (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jingles; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Jingles uses his magic to turn everybody into their opposite self.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas tree

[Double Digest Sample Pack] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

On That Note (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited) [as Golliher]
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited) [as Ruiz]
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited) [as Lapick]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead is concerned after Reggie falls off a stage.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script, ink, and pencils credits from Jughead's Pal Archie Comics (1993 series) # 144.

[Jughead's Diner #1] (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead's Diner / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Bill Golliher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Grizelda; Frieda Gabbit; Biff Hardly; Gums
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover reprint used as the title page of the next section featuring Jughead's Diner reprints.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi! I'm the magical stool that transported Jughead to Dinersville.

Indexer Notes

Recap of the premise of Jughead's Diner.

It's a Wonderful Stool! (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead's Diner / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Brosseau (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Eggbert; Grizelda; Maxine; Jolene; Caffeine; Gums; Slimy Sal; Mary; Mr. Bones; Pop Tate; Frieda; Hearty Hattie; Judy; The Watusi Twins; Melvis; Elvis
Synopsis
It's Fish Appreciation Day in Dinersville.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Chapter 1: It's a Wonderful Stool!
Chapter 2: Journey to the Center of my Carp!
Chapter 3: Jughead Doesn't Eat Here Anymore!
Chapter 4: Take My Stool, Please!

[Archie's Giant Kids' Joke Book] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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Chow Row (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Hot Dog howls when Jughead stops him from raiding the fridge.
Reprints

Anchors Away (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie folds under the pressure.
Reprints
Keywords
bowling

Dull Skull (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead ask's Moose "what's new".
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[Archie Comics Super Special Magazine] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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Brolly Folly (Table of Contents: 18)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead tells Archie not to open an umbrella inside, it is bad luck.
Reprints

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

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How was school today?
Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead sleeps thru the school day.
Reprints
  • From Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

Swift Shift (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
While watching TV, Archie and Jughead are interested in different parts of the game.
Reprints

Hobby Hoarse (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Miss Grundy; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Mr. Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Chuck Clayton
Synopsis
Miss Grundy asks the class about their hobbies. Reggie makes fun of Jughead's hobby of collecting old door knockers.
Reprints

Class Act (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Jack Gordon; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jack Gordon, a new teacher at Riverdale High, is an old friend of Archie and the gang, but when he tries to act professional the kids have a hard time accepting him.
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Fringe Binge (Table of Contents: 23)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Al Hartley (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead gets a job at a bakery but he can't sell anything without tasting it first.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your pal Jughead has shown up late for work every day!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead can't get to work on time.
Reprints
  • from Archie Sunday (Creators Syndicate) ????.??.??

Jughead Strikes Again! (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
The Lodge Mansion has a new bowling alley added and Jughead bowls a perfect game.
Reprints
Keywords
bowling

The Loner (Table of Contents: 26)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie tries to leave The Archies and start a solo career.
Reprints

A Work of Art (Table of Contents: 27)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead go to a modern art exhibition.
Reprints

Unwise Exercise (Table of Contents: 28)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Watching TV, Jughead decides to buy an Elasto-Flex - 72 Easy Payments.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The credits in Jughead (Archie, 1987 series) #19 list the writer as Rod Ollerenshaw and the inker as Chic Stone.

Collision Course (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead test drives Dilton's radar-controlled skateboard.
Reprints
Keywords
skateboard

As Others See You (Table of Contents: 30)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie, Jughead and Reggie are talking like Miss Grundy and Mr. Weatherbee as a joke. Miss Grundy and Mr. Weatherbee decide to turn the tables on them and impersonate their speech patterns.
Reprints

...I'm Stuffed! (Table of Contents: 31)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Jellybean Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie are stuffing envelopes for extra money and accidentally mail Jellybean's favorite pacifier.

Network Nitwit (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead attempts to get his own cooking show.
Reprints

Bent but Not Broke (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead makes a bet with Betty and Veronica that he can trick Archie and Reggie to carry him around town.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

That Wilkin Boy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page of the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

The Rivals (Table of Contents: 35)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Sampson Smythe; Sheila Smythe
Synopsis
Jealous of Bingo for monopolizing his little girl, Mr. Smythe tries to get her attention and then kicks Bingo out of the house again, which causes Samantha to refuse all her meals for a week.
Reprints

Space Story (Table of Contents: 36)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Samson Smythe
Synopsis
Bingo paints Samson's den to make it look larger.
Reprints

[Comic Book Fair] (Table of Contents: 37) (Expand) /

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He's No Slouch! (Table of Contents: 38)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica tries to get Jughead to stand up straight.
Reprints

[Subscribe Today] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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The Turnabout (Table of Contents: 40)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Ethel
Synopsis
Archie, Reggie, Betty and Veronica drag Jughead out to go Christmas caroling so the rest of the gang can set up a surprise Christmas party for him.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas; Christmas caroling

[Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 41) (Expand) /

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There's a First Time for Everything! (Table of Contents: 42)

Kevin Keller / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Reprints

[Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale] (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

[The Best of Archie Comics Book Two] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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[Archie Comics Super Special Magazine] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Archie, what did you give Jughead for Christmas?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. [Download the Archie Comics App for free!]
  3. 2. Merry Christmas
    Jughead
  4. 3. Cover Charge
    Jughead
  5. 4. A Couple Of Fruitcakes
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Not-So-Impossible
    Jughead
  7. 6. Wrap Session
    Jughead
  8. 7. Elf Help
    Jughead
  9. 8. [Double Digest Sample Pack]
  10. 9. On That Note
    Jughead
  11. 10. [Jughead's Diner #1]
    Jughead's Diner
  12. 11. ["Hi! I'm the magical stool that transported Jughead to Dinersville."]
  13. 12. It's a Wonderful Stool!
    Jughead's Diner
  14. 13. [Archie's Giant Kids' Joke Book]
  15. 14. Chow Row
    Jughead
  16. 15. Anchors Away
    Archie
  17. 16. Dull Skull
    Jughead
  18. 17. [Archie Comics Super Special Magazine]
  19. 18. Brolly Folly
    Jughead
  20. 19. ["How was school today?"]
    Archie
  21. 20. Swift Shift
    Jughead
  22. 21. Hobby Hoarse
    Jughead
  23. 22. Class Act
    Jughead
  24. 23. Fringe Binge
    Jughead
  25. 24. ["Your pal Jughead has shown up late for work every day!"]
    Archie
  26. 25. Jughead Strikes Again!
    Jughead
  27. 26. The Loner
    The Archies
  28. 27. A Work of Art
    Jughead
  29. 28. Unwise Exercise
    Jughead
  30. 29. Collision Course
    Jughead
  31. 30. As Others See You
    Jughead
  32. 31. ...I'm Stuffed!
    Jughead
  33. 32. Network Nitwit
    Jughead
  34. 33. Bent but Not Broke
    Jughead
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  36. 35. The Rivals
    That Wilkin Boy
  37. 36. Space Story
    That Wilkin Boy
  38. 37. [Comic Book Fair]
  39. 38. He's No Slouch!
    Jughead
  40. 39. [Subscribe Today]
  41. 40. The Turnabout
    Jughead
  42. 41. [Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale]
  43. 42. There's a First Time for Everything!
    Kevin Keller
  44. 43. [Kevin Keller Welcome to Riverdale]
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  46. 45. [The Best of Archie Comics Book Two]
  47. 46. [Archie Comics Super Special Magazine]
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