Jughead #5 [Newsstand]
(April 1988)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
027100069614 04
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard H. Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nate Butler [as Butler] (signed)
Inks
Rex W. Lindsey [as Lindsey] (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jug's dating that gorgeous girl! How'd he do it?
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Debbie; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie and Archie are amazed to find the new girl that they've been pursuing sitting in Pop's with Jughead.

Health Education (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr.
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee gives a lecture on AIDS awareness.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Jughead's Journal, Part One (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Nate Butler
Inks
Tom Moore
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Characters
Jughead Jones; Debbie (first appearance); Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Miss Grundy; Miss Haggly
Synopsis
A new student shows up at Riverdale and all the boys have eyes for her, particularly Reggie. But Debbie only has eyes for Jughead, and the feeling may be mutual. And Miss Grundy assigns the students to keep a diary.

Favorite Location (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)

Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Using the code key, substitute letters for the symbols and find out what Jughead's favorite location is.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Michael Silberkleit
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Filed Oct. 1, 1987; Listed owners Archie Comics Publications, Inc., Michael I. Silberkleit, and Richard H. Goldwater, all of 325 Fayette Avenue, Mamaroneck, NY, 10543; Publisher Archie Comics Publications, Editor Richard H. Goldwater, Managing Editor Victor Gorelick; Total paid circulation, 12 month average: 54,227.

Jughead's Journal, Part Two (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw
Pencils
Nate Butler
Inks
Tom Moore
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Debbie; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead begins to obsess over Debbie. Later he is crushed when he sees her talking with Archie and assumes that he's asked her out.

A Lass From the Past (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Nate Butler
Pencils
Nate Butler
Inks
Tom Moore
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Ethel Muggs (dream only); Joanie Jumpp (dream only); Debbie (dream only); Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead gets a letter that his best friend from kindergarten, Joanie Jumpp, is moving to Riverdale and can't wait to see him.

Hot Stuff (Table of Contents: 7)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Aunt Hilda; Aunt Zelda
Synopsis
Hilda opens a Texas-style chili restaurant.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead's Family Tree / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)
Pencils
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw [as RGO] (signed)

Characters
Jon Erik Jones; Kent "Copper" Jones
Synopsis
Profiles of two of Jughead's antecedents.

A Lass From the Past, Part Two (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Nate Butler
Pencils
Nate Butler
Inks
Tom Moore
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Joanie Jumpp; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Joanie shows up at Jughead's house, determined to find out if he still loves her.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie's Club News / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. First prize of $6.00 to Andy Meyering (Rochester, N.Y) for an report on a trip to Pocono Mountains. Second prize of $4.00 to Danny Marks (North Springfield, Va.) for article on The Beatles.

Raiders of the Fruity Pebbles (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Post Fruity Pebbles; The Flintstones / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Jug's dating that gorgeous girl! How'd he do it?"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Health Education
    Archie
  3. 2. Jughead's Journal, Part One
    Jughead
  4. 3. Favorite Location
    Jughead
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Jughead's Journal, Part Two
    Jughead
  7. 6. A Lass From the Past
    Jughead
  8. 7. Hot Stuff
    Sabrina
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Jughead's Family Tree
  10. 9. A Lass From the Past, Part Two
    Jughead
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Club News
  12. 11. Raiders of the Fruity Pebbles
    Post Fruity Pebbles; The Flintstones
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