Jughead #249
(February 1976)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series [vertical]
Editing
?
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

[Timely and Striking!] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Ethel Muggs; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Keywords
alarm clock; birthday

Indexer Notes

Redrawn version as the cover of The Jughead Jones Comic Digest Magazine #42 (December 1986).

Tough Situation (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
Jughead Jones; Ms. Beazly; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead and Ms. Beazly fight over the quality of her food.
Reprints

Crossword Puzzlement (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Archie; Jughead / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Package Deal (Table of Contents: 3)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Fat Charley

Archie's Gag Bag (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Montana
Pencils
Bob Montana
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Benjamin Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Colorized reprint of two newspaper comic strips by Bob Montana.

Rhythm and Blues (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Forsythe P. Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead has a talk with parents about why he avoids girls.
Reprints

Clock Yock (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The boys enter a biggest timepiece contest.

Ambition Mission (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Ethel Muggs; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Inspired by a lazy actor, Jughead decides to become an actor as well, and spends the rest of the day being the opposite of what people expect from him.
Reprints

Holey Error (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason (cameo); Reggie Mantle; Benjamin Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Jughead declares war on a moth that has eaten holes in his favorite shirt.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In this story, Jughead explains why he wears an "S" on his shirt: "It's a warm, friendly letter! We suit each other! We're like, y'know, compatible! 'S' stands for Sandwich, Steak, Shrimp... all kinds of goodies!"

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Timely and Striking!]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Tough Situation
    Jughead
  3. 2. Crossword Puzzlement
    Archie; Jughead
  4. 3. A Package Deal
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Archie's Gag Bag
    Jughead
  6. 5. Rhythm and Blues
    Jughead
  7. 6. Clock Yock
    Jughead
  8. 7. Ambition Mission
    Jughead
  9. 8. Holey Error
    Jughead
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