Jughead #259
(December 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
0271000696112
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
Stan Goldberg
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sunken Bathtub
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Hot Dog; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Hot Dog compares with Veronica in at least one way.

Helping Hands (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; Dilton Doiley; Midge Klump; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
As an experiment, Dilton gives Jughead an electric charge which causes anything he touches to stick to his hands for hours. Then he touches Midge.
Reprints

I Scream (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Greg; Charley Hawse; Gigi
Synopsis
The gang invades an ice cream parlor.

[Jughead's Gag Bag] (Table of Contents: 3)

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; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Archie introduces someone to Mr. Weatherbee; the shop teacher demands order.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Starting Time (Table of Contents: 4)

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; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead is practicing his track moves in the halls and driving Mr. Weatherbee nuts in the process.
Reprints

Cast Party (Table of Contents: 5)

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 breaks his forearm. Reggie learns the hard way not to make fun of the disabled.
Reprints

I Talk to the Trees (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
The gang make fun of Jughead's habit of speaking to inanimate objects as if they were sentient. But Jughead gets the last laugh.
Reprints

The Unveiling (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Sunken Bathtub"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Helping Hands
    Jughead
  3. 2. I Scream
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. [Jughead's Gag Bag]
    Jughead
  5. 4. Starting Time
    Jughead
  6. 5. Cast Party
    Jughead
  7. 6. I Talk to the Trees
    Jughead
  8. 7. The Unveiling
    Josie; Hostess
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • James Yung
  • Michael Eshom
  • Steven Rowe