Jughead #159
(August 1968)

Archie, 1965 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
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US; later Standard Modern Age US
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)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Juggiekins! We were meant for each other!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Big Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Ethel plays "our song," but it gives Jughead a headache.
Keywords
Choc'lit Shoppe; jukebox

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Call Me Jughead (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead; Archie; Reggie; Betty; Veronica; policeman; pretty girls
Synopsis
Jughead's real name (Forsythe) drives the girls wild.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.6 pages (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Archie Club members, send in your news reports and win cash prizes in the Archie Series Magazines.
Characters
Archie

Indexer Notes

Fan reports from James Kane, Connie Wheatcraft, Rhonda Brousswau, Denise Kellogg, and Tim O'Herin.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Archie Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

Brake It Up! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Thin Is In (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Sylvia Klick; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead becomes a fashion model because the photographer wants a weedy type. He buys hamburgers with the money he makes, and is soon too fat for the job.
Reprints
Keywords
Photographer

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #17.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Persuasion (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead; Reggie; Moose
Synopsis
Moose keeps clobbering Reggie. Jughead scares Moose off by claiming he's got a rare disease.
Reprints
Keywords
Bullying

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

One Way Out! (Table of Contents: 12)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; baseball players
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx is playing so badly, all she can do is pray for rain.
Reprints
Keywords
Baseball

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Turnabout (Table of Contents: 14)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; mailman
Synopsis
When Veronica stands Archie up, Jughead convinces him to send her a letter breaking up. They reconcile before the letter arrives, but luckily Jughead put no stamp on it, so they retrieve it from the mailman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from GCD record at Archie Giant Series Magazine # 194.

Penciller credit from the reprint in Jughead and Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2014 series) #6.

Pete Duncan -- "Dropout" (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Oh, Juggiekins! We were meant for each other!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. ["Build powerful muscles in only 6-seconds a day!"]
  3. 2. Call Me Jughead
    Jughead
  4. 3. ["Get big prizes or cash!"]
  5. 4. ["Archie Club members, send in your news reports and win cash prizes in the Archie Series Magazines."]
    Archie Club News
  6. 5. ["Be an Archie Club member"]
    Archie Club
  7. 6. Brake It Up!
  8. 7. ["10 way hairpiece!"]
  9. 8. Thin Is In
    Jughead
  10. 9. ["What's happening where the girls are?"]
  11. 10. Persuasion
    Jughead
  12. 11. ["Enter the Popsicle All-American Contest"]
  13. 12. One Way Out!
    Li'l Jinx
  14. 13. ["Intelsat III Satellite"]
  15. 14. Turnabout
    Jughead
  16. 15. Pete Duncan -- "Dropout"
  17. 16. ["Win $1,000.00 College Scholarship"]
  18. 17. ["Do you need extra money?"]
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