Jughead #297
(February 1980)

Archie, 1965 Series
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Price
0.40 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; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696102
Editing
Richard H. Goldwater
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
I'm selling a book with the phone number of every girl in town!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead cons Reggie again.
Reprints

The Winner (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Tail of Woe (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; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead causes outbursts of mayhem in school by wearing a coonskin cap.

Out in the Cold (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 finds a unique way to chill pop for her party.

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

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Prof. Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Jughead dines at Pop's; Jughead is quizzed on weather.
Reprints
  • from Archie Daily (Creator's Syndicate) #?

Jughead's Riddlers (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
Fill in the numbered blanks with the corresponding numbered letters to solve the five riddles.

Alley Tally (Table of Contents: 6)

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; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
To win a bowling tournament, Jughead uses the same psychological tricks to beat Reggie that Reggie uses to beat Archie.
Reprints

Emotion Commotion (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
The gang tries to get a picture of Jughead demonstrating some sort of emotion.
Reprints

[The Yoga Master] (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead Pin Up / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
Jughead has a unique use for yoga.

Crop Failure (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; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
When Veronica hears that Jughead is making money at farming, she secretly follows him to find out what kind of farm he could have.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Samm Schwartz background joke: A skateboarder gloats about missing a utility pole, only to be thrown from his board when it hits a patch of wet cement.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I'm selling a book with the phone number of every girl in town!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. The Winner
    Josie; Hostess
  3. 2. Tail of Woe
    Jughead
  4. 3. Out in the Cold
    Li'l Jinx
  5. 4. [Jughead's Gag Bag]
    Jughead
  6. 5. Jughead's Riddlers
    Jughead
  7. 6. Alley Tally
    Jughead
  8. 7. Emotion Commotion
    Jughead
  9. 8. [The Yoga Master]
    Jughead Pin Up
  10. 9. Crop Failure
    Jughead
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