Jughead #223
(December 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
Jughead, I think you have the wrong notion about recess!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Geraldine Grundy

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of The Jughead Jones Comics Digest #17

Dig We Must (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; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
When Mr. Weatherbee finds Jughead digging for buried treasure on the school grounds, he recalls all the other bogus treasure maps Jughead has sold him on, and refuses to get suckered into it this time.
Reprints

A Tooth For a Tooth (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead tells Reggie that the way to deal with Moose is to "rap" with him directly. Reggie decides to go up to Moose and tell him to stop being such a "toothache" about Midge.
Reprints

Sleepy Time Guys (Table of Contents: 3)

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
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie deplore ("deplore" is Jughead's big word for today) the lack of excitement in Riverdale, ignoring the fires, robberies and escaped wild animals all around them.
Reprints

And Everywhere That Juggie Went... (Table of Contents: 4)

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; Hot Dog; Waldo Weatherbee; Geraldine Grundy
Synopsis
Hot Dog follows Jughead to school and won't leave. The teachers chalk it up to the dog's loyalty, but Archie, who says that "Hot Dog's got as much sentiment as a wet sock," suspects there's another reason.
Reprints

Away Out! (Table of Contents: 5)

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; Charley Hawse
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead, I think you have the wrong notion about recess!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Dig We Must
    Jughead
  3. 2. A Tooth For a Tooth
    Jughead
  4. 3. Sleepy Time Guys
    Jughead
  5. 4. And Everywhere That Juggie Went...
    Jughead
  6. 5. Away Out!
    Li'l Jinx
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