Jughead #252
(May 1976)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.30 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
Jughead, which of their accomplishments impress you the most?
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead is asked about the Minute Men.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of The Jughead Jones Comics Digest #39.

Box Score (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
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead wears an empty box to school on his head, then carries the filled box home after school. Reggie desperately wants to know what's in the box, but refuses to stoop to asking Jughead.

Josie & the Cupcakes (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Josie; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rain Brains (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx and Greg don't let rain stop their water pistol fight.

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

Archie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Montana
Pencils
Bob Montana
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead takes up hairdressing; Miss Grundy gives a spelling test.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Hopping Mad (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Jughead's jumping practice is becoming hazardous.

Prime Time (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Beazly; Svenson the janitor
Synopsis
Svenson takes too long to fix the cafeteria door.

Run Fun (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead interprets his horoscope as saying he has no worries about being forced to date Ethel.

The Flip Side (Table of Contents: 8)

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; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead makes the school gymnastics team because he's the only one willing to enter the tumbling exercises. Now he just has to learn to tumble properly.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead, which of their accomplishments impress you the most?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Box Score
    Jughead
  3. 2. Josie & the Cupcakes
    Josie; Hostess
  4. 3. Rain Brains
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. [Archie's Gag Bag]
    Archie
  6. 5. Hopping Mad
    Jughead
  7. 6. Prime Time
    Jughead
  8. 7. Run Fun
    Jughead
  9. 8. The Flip Side
    Jughead
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