Jughead #239
(April 1975)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.25 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 [vertical]
Editing
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (managing editor)
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)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The snow is so light and fluffy!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead takes a dim view of Veronica's celebration of the recent snowfall.

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Jughead with Archie Digest #37

The Bad Old Days (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Al Capone; Greasy Thumb; Rat Nose; Scarface; Dapper Dan; Two Nose
Synopsis
Jughead fantasizes about being a twenties-era gangster.
Reprints
Keywords
Coast Guard; gangster; prohibition

Attraction Satisfaction (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards ?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Jughead and Ethel speculate on the attraction of opposites.

Hot Spot (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren ?
Pencils
Dick Malmgren ?
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
The fireplace isn't venting properly.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Louis Silberkleit
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Filed October 1, 1974; Listed owners Archie Comics Publications Inc. and Archie Enterprises Inc., both of 1116 First Avenue, New York, NY, 10021; Publisher Archie Comics Publications Inc.; Editor John L. Goldwater; Managing Editor Richard H. Goldwater; Total paid circulation, 12 month avg 204,610.

Animal Antics (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Ethel gets a dog (a boxer/mastiff mix from the looks of it) and uses it to hunt down Jughead and keep him in line.

Good Deal (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Archie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Montezuma's Revenge (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Pedro Montezuma
Synopsis
After finding out the "M" on Jughead's shirt is for the non-existent Jai Alai team he's on, Reggie tells Moose that the "M" really stands for "Midge" as a prank.

The Music Man (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie and Betty can only watch in awe as Jughead is moved to song.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The snow is so light and fluffy!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Bad Old Days
    Jughead
  3. 2. Attraction Satisfaction
    Jughead
  4. 3. Hot Spot
    Jughead
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Animal Antics
    Jughead
  7. 6. Good Deal
    Archie
  8. 7. Montezuma's Revenge
    Jughead
  9. 8. The Music Man
    Jughead
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