(December 1968)

Archie, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
eight times per year: January, August, October and December, semi-monthly in February and June
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Giant Series
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Perfect Bound; later Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have terrible news for your son!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of The Jughead Jones Comics Digest #26.

Oodles of Noodles (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
When Jughead finds out Ethel has been cast as Juliet to his Romeo, he begins ad-libbing to make sure the balcony scene comes out to his liking.
Reprints

Monsters a la Mode (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie and Reggie can't understand where Jughead is drawing inspiration for the realistic monsters he's drawing.
Reprints

Servant Problem (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Reggie wins a bet and Jughead must be his servant for the day. But Jughead is determined not to let Reggie like it.
Reprints

Not Seen But Hurt (Table of Contents: 4)

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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Hap finds out the hard way Jinx is eating bananas.
Reprints

Early to Rise (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Archie Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead gets on Fred's nerves while waiting for Archie.

Vicious Cycle (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead takes a spin on Archie's new unicycle, even though he's never ridden one before.
Reprints
Keywords
unicycle

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #1.

Summer Madness (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Jon D'Agostino ?
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie comes back from a scuba trip. Betty and Veronica comment on the new girl. Archie and Jughead go fishing.
Reprints

When in Rome... (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Article on how wearing ribbons in the hair is the latest fashion fad in Italy.

Friend in Need (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Stung by criticism that he is only a fair-weather friend, Jughead sticks up for Archie when menaced by Big Moose.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer index from the index of the original printing.

The Touch (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Thinking him a panhandler, a man gives Jughead fifty cents. Archie has to browbeat Jughead into giving the money back.

Help Wanted (Table of Contents: 11)

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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx tells her father that someone is going to hit her.
Reprints

Read at Your Own Risk (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Bambini the Great
Synopsis
Jughead tries to convince Archie that stage magic isn't real.
Reprints

How to Stay Awake in Class (Table of Contents: 13)

Prof. Jughead's Educational Corner / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead outlines various methods for remaining attentive in class.
Reprints

Lazy Laddie (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
On a diving trip with the gang, Jughead is too lazy to even dive into the water.
Reprints
Keywords
scuba diving

He's a Card (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Souphead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead introduces a computer dating service to the school.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I have terrible news for your son!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Oodles of Noodles
    Jughead
  3. 2. Monsters a la Mode
    Jughead
  4. 3. Servant Problem
    Jughead
  5. 4. Not Seen But Hurt
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. Early to Rise
    Jughead
  7. 6. Vicious Cycle
    Jughead
  8. 7. Summer Madness
    Archie
  9. 8. When in Rome...
  10. 9. Friend in Need
    Jughead
  11. 10. The Touch
    Jughead
  12. 11. Help Wanted
    Li'l Jinx
  13. 12. Read at Your Own Risk
    Jughead
  14. 13. How to Stay Awake in Class
    Prof. Jughead's Educational Corner
  15. 14. Lazy Laddie
    Jughead
  16. 15. He's a Card
    Jughead
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