Jughead #278
(July 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
0271000696107
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
Ahh! I see someone found my pet mouse!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Jughead's pet mouse panics the women in the literature classroom.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Jughead with Archie Digest #68

Down We Go (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Game Plan (Table of Contents: 2)

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; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead is beating everybody at darts until he takes on Pop Tate.

Paper Caper (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; Hap Holiday
Synopsis
Jinx borrows part of Hap's newspaper.

[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; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead sells hot dogs. Jughead is refused a ride.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Shell Game (Table of Contents: 5)

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; Mr. Weatherbee; Moose Mason; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Jughead gets Reggie blamed for his own misconduct, so Reggie conspires to return the favor.

Indexer Notes

A running "Samm Schwartz" background gag shows a poster proclaiming "Sam For Class President" plastered on the walls and ceiling of the school.

Meaningful Relationship (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; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Prof. Flutesnoot; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
After being criticized by Mr. Weatherbee for his exaggerations, Jughead proceeds to take everything said to him by the faculty literally.

Dog's Best Friend (Table of Contents: 7)

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; Hot Dog; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Reggie and Archie try to separate Hot Dog from the scraggly stray he's taken up with.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Ahh! I see someone found my pet mouse!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Down We Go
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Game Plan
    Jughead
  4. 3. Paper Caper
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. [Jughead's Gag Bag]
    Jughead
  6. 5. Shell Game
    Jughead
  7. 6. Meaningful Relationship
    Jughead
  8. 7. Dog's Best Friend
    Jughead
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