Jughead #163
(December 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
Editing
?
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
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, I expect you to bury your nose in this book tonight!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Geraldine Grundy

The Reel Thing (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You've got it, Arch! At last you can get that fishing reel you've wanted!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Archie has the money for a new fishing reel, but Jughead knows he will spend the money on Veronica.
Reprints
Keywords
fishing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie Club News / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Reports by Cathy Horney (Ontario); Regina Spillman (North Carolina); Thomas Anderson (Mass.); Lillian Wong (California); Oscar C. Lupiba (Texas)

Starry Story (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Bob White
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Arch! It says here your stars say you should avoid all your friends today or risk bad luck!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead tells Archie that his horoscope says that he should avoid his friends.
Reprints
Keywords
horoscope

Dad Adds It Up! (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Humph!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Helping with the new math.

The Secret of Life (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What? Is there something wrong with my hearing? Did I hear you right, Jughead?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead is giving up on material things.

Indexer Notes

Jughead wears a Nehru shirt in this story.

Good Evening Friends (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Bill Vigoda
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Klunk!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Reggie owes Jughead a burger, so he lets him have it.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead, I expect you to bury your nose in this book tonight!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Reel Thing
    Jughead
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  4. 3. Starry Story
    Jughead
  5. 4. Dad Adds It Up!
    Li'l Jinx
  6. 5. The Secret of Life
    Jughead
  7. 6. Good Evening Friends
    Jughead
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
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