Jughead #222
(November 1973)

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 [circular]
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
Our donuts have no holes!
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doily

The Breaking Point (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; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
As a rite of passage into manhood, Jughead decides to undergo the ultimate test of endurance and stamina: a picnic with Big Ethel.
Reprints

One More Time (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Everyone makes fun of Jughead for singing old songs with wrong lyrics ("I left my heart in Sacramento," "Tie a purple ribbon to the old fig tree") until they discover that all those lyrics were mnemonics to help him study for a big test.

In Good Taste (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs; Dilton Doily
Synopsis
Jughead has finally fallen in love, with a woman he's never met: Betty Cracker, the woman whose picture is on boxes of cake mix. He explains to Archie why the love he has for Betty Cracker is more pure and divine than any love for a real woman.

Indexer Notes

"Betty Cracker" is a take-off on Betty Crocker.

Countdown (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 Holliday
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Our donuts have no holes!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Breaking Point
    Jughead
  3. 2. One More Time
    Jughead
  4. 3. In Good Taste
    Jughead
  5. 4. Countdown
    Li'l Jinx
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