Jughead #204
(May 1972)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.20 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

Issue Notes

The price of the title increases to 20 cents starting with this issue.


[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
Dig the very latest in wild, far out shirts
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Here's Health (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica claims that she insults Jughead because saying what you feel about someone is good for your health. So Jughead decides to stay healthy by writing nasty messages about Veronica on walls all over town.

Gas of a Glass (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus LeMoine
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Jughead realizes that an invitation to Ethel's hamburger-eating party is a trap.

Scoop Snoop (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Change of Heart (Table of Contents: 4)

Hot Dog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Hot Dog; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Hot Dog tells us that he loves his master because they both love eating and sleeping more than the pointless complications of romance. But even Hot Dog can't resist the lure of a pretty girl dog.

The Lesser of Two (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Though he doesn't usually like helping girls, Jughead helps Betty get Archie away from Veronica. He explains to us that since Archie is never going to stop liking girls and be just his good buddy, he wants to get Archie together with a girl who's willing to share him.
Reprints

Little Boy Lost (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead resents his aunt Jessie treating him like a helpless little child who's always in danger of getting lost.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint in World of Archie, Free Comic Book Day Edition (Archie, 2013) #1.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Dig the very latest in wild, far out shirts"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Here's Health
    Jughead
  3. 2. Gas of a Glass
    Jughead
  4. 3. Scoop Snoop
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Change of Heart
    Hot Dog
  6. 5. The Lesser of Two
    Jughead
  7. 6. Little Boy Lost
    Jughead
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