Jughead #281
(October 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
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)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead, exercise makes everything bigger!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Foolishly Archie tries to convince Jughead of the virtues of exercise.

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Jughead with Archie Digest #76

Ham On Wry (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; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead is annoying everybody pretending to be different television characters and dousing them with his squirt gun.

Josie Attacks Karate (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Take It Easy (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
Characters
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis
Jinx discovers Greg's go-cart has no shocks - - after.
Reprints

[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 finds a way to beat the system, twice.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

These are reprints of two Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

Jug's Eating Out Puzzle (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Place the numbered letters in the corresponding numbered blanks to find out what the sign said that so attracted Jughead's attention.

Cents Of Value (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; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead cons Pop into lowering the price of his favorite ice cream treat.
Reprints

A Fool For School (Table of Contents: 7)

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; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Betty finds the boys on the beach lamenting not being in school.
Reprints

Hunger For History (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; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Miss Grundy invites Mr. Weatherbee to sit in on Jughead's recitation of The Battle Of Waterloo, to see how it will inevitably come around to talking about food.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Jughead's Double Digest (Archie, 1989 series) #192 the writer is credited to George Gladir.

Devil Disc (Table of Contents: 9)

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
Synopsis
Jughead and Reggie toss a frisbee around on the beach. But whenever Jughead throws it, the frisbee inevitably lands on or near a gorgeous girl.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jughead, exercise makes everything bigger!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Ham On Wry
    Jughead
  3. 2. Josie Attacks Karate
    Josie; Hostess
  4. 3. Take It Easy
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. [Jughead's Gag Bag]
    Jughead
  6. 5. Jug's Eating Out Puzzle
    Jughead
  7. 6. Cents Of Value
    Jughead
  8. 7. A Fool For School
    Jughead
  9. 8. Hunger For History
    Jughead
  10. 9. Devil Disc
    Jughead
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