Jughead #273
(February 1978)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.35 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
0271000696102
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If we do our homework together we have to share the work!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper (picture); Veronica Lodge (picture)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art around the title is from the story "Climate Control".

Strong Silent Type (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Ring Master (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Frankie Valdez; Moose Mason; Maria
Synopsis
The boys try to trick Jughead into thinking he is a good boxer so he join the boxing team.

Indexer Notes

Jughead is shown as a flyweight, revealing his weight as between 108 and 112 lbs.

Extra Weight! (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
children; humor
Characters
Li'l Jinx
Synopsis
Li'l Jinx weighs herself after taking a bath.

Jughead'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
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead slacks off in art class and has a blind date.
Reprints
  • from Archie newspaper strip from unknown date

Indexer Notes

Two comic strips from the Archie newspaper strip.

The Expert (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Beazly; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead's extraordinary sense of smell helps solve the mystery of why the cafeteria food has tasted different lately.
Reprints

Switch (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
After watching Gaslight, Archie and Jughead try to make Veronica doubt her sanity by pretending to be the other.
Reprints

Archie's Science Fiction Contest (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie Club News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason

Indexer Notes

Announcement of an essay contest about having a robot, or the world in the year 2001.

Climate Control (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Svenson; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Jughead is forced to work with Ethel in the supply room.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["If we do our homework together we have to share the work!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Strong Silent Type
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Ring Master
    Jughead
  4. 3. Extra Weight!
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. Jughead's Gag Bag
    Jughead
  6. 5. The Expert
    Jughead
  7. 6. Switch
    Jughead
  8. 7. Archie's Science Fiction Contest
    Archie Club News
  9. 8. Climate Control
    Jughead
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