Jughead #225
(February 1974)

Archie, 1965 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
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 H. 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
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome to Transylvania!
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle

Indexer Notes

Part of a panel from the story "Nothing But The Tooth" is seen above the logo.

Sign Out (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
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; un-named bookstore owner
Synopsis
Jughead sells Reggie some worthless old books that Reggie thinks are expensive autographed first editions.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is a great example of Jughead outwitting Reggie.

Archie Club News (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Diane Smith; Tadhg O'Connor
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The monthly feature showcasing winning articles from Archie Club members. This month's winners are Diane Smith of Cleveland [$5 First Prize for her article on the dangers of smoking] and Tadhg O'Connor of Danburg, Connecticut [$3 Second Prize for their article on hamsters].

Indexer Notes

Top half of the page contains the two winning articles. Bottom half is the obligatory offer to join the Archie Club. Membership cost 25 cents.

Just like in Big Business (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; Hap Holliday
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx is selling her paintings outside her house. Her dad asks her how business is going, and she says not too good. Her dad says her paintings are good, and asks her how much a particular painting is. Li'l Jinx says that it's $1, and her dad says that's a little high. Li'l Jinx says in her dad's case, she can give him a discount

Scare Fare (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Stanley (boy Betty is babysitting)
Synopsis
Stanley wants Betty to tell him a story that ends up scaring Jughead.
Reprints

[160 pages of stories and fun] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Archie Comics Digest / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Rope Trick (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; two un-named girls
Synopsis
Jughead teaches two little girls how to skip rope.
Reprints

Nothing but the Tooth (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Miss Geraldine Grundy; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Mr. Waldo Weatherbee; un-named spoiled brat; un-named brat's mother
Synopsis
Jughead practices his part as a vampire in the school play and scares a little child into doing what his mother tells him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Transylvania is a historic region in Romania. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transylvania for more information.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Welcome to Transylvania!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Sign Out
    Jughead
  3. 2. Archie Club News
    Archie
  4. 3. Just like in Big Business
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Scare Fare
    Jughead
  6. 5. [160 pages of stories and fun]
    Archie Comics Digest
  7. 6. The Rope Trick
    Jughead
  8. 7. Nothing but the Tooth
    Jughead
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Joey Beretta
  • Michael Eshom
  • Jaime Weinman
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • James Yung
  • Michael Eshom
  • Steven Rowe