Jughead #203
(April 1972)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.15 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
Richard Goldwater
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
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, you were supposed to help clean things out!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Mrs. Jones

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of The Jughead Jones Comics Digest #28.

Appearance is Everything (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Miss Grundy criticizes Jughead's sloppy appearance, while Mr. Weatherbee defends him.
Reprints

Wrap Session (Table of Contents: 2)

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 Holliday

Boss Toss (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Jughead throws a football to Ethel.

The Passing Fancy (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; drama
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Mrs. Jones; Mr. Jones; Sonny Cher
Synopsis
Jughead tells his parents he doesn't want to go to college and join the "establishment." He wants to be a musician like his friend Sonny Cher, who dropped out of high school to pursue his music. So Archie sends him to meet Sonny, who now has a family to support and has to work as a parking lot attendant because of his lack of education.
Reprints

Yearn To Learn (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Miss Grundy asks Jughead to lead the class so he'll learn how hard it is to be a teacher.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1.67 pages (report information)

Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
Barry Grossman ? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Sharon Weir; Lorraine Brown; Bill MacLellan

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1971
Owner: Archie Comics Publications, Inc. and Archie Enterprises, Inc., both at 1116 First Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021
Average number of copies sold in preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 286,681
Actual number of copies sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 402,932

Munch Bunch (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doily; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Dilton tries to convince Jughead to give up junk food in favor of healthy, energy-enhancing "yoga burgers."
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead, you were supposed to help clean things out!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Appearance is Everything
    Jughead
  3. 2. Wrap Session
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. Boss Toss
    Jughead
  5. 4. The Passing Fancy
    Jughead
  6. 5. Yearn To Learn
    Jughead
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Archie Club News
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Munch Bunch
    Jughead
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