Jughead #257
(October 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]
Barcode
0271000696110
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
Stan Goldberg ?
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jug, is it True
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Betty asks Jughead about one of his ancestors.

Thin Power (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; Gladys Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Everybody wonders how Jughead can eat so voraciously and still look scrawny.

Josie Eats Her Words (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

That Empty Feeling (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
Characters
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Jinx decides to run away, until her provisions run out.

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

Jughead / 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
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead cooks hamburgers on a smoky grill; Jughead sneaks food at a party.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Flee Spree (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 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; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead's day at the amusement park is spent fleeing Ethel's advances.

Cone Groan (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
A poor choice of words leaves Reggie in Jughead's debt.
Reprints

A Real Hot Case (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; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
A bet ultimately lands Pop deep in Jughead's debt.

Keep It Under Your Hat (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead gets the last laugh when Veronica and Archie make fun of his outrageously wide-brimmed hat.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jug, is it True"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Thin Power
    Jughead
  3. 2. Josie Eats Her Words
    Josie; Hostess
  4. 3. That Empty Feeling
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. [Jughead's Gag Bag]
    Jughead
  6. 5. Flee Spree
    Jughead
  7. 6. Cone Groan
    Jughead
  8. 7. A Real Hot Case
    Jughead
  9. 8. Keep It Under Your Hat
    Jughead
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
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