Jughead #8 [Direct]
(October 1988)

Archie, 1987 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
6 times a year in Feb, April, June, Aug, Oct, and Dec
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series
Barcode
076956145072 10
Editing
Victor Gorelick; Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Doug Crane (signed)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
--for your heroism, may I present you, Riverdale Avenger, with this gift certificate, redeemable at any restaurant in Riverdale!
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones [Riverdale Avenger]; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Keywords
dream

Comics (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Jug! What's going on?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Veronica pokes fun at Jughead's love of comics, and his fantasy of being the Riverdale Avenger ... until she realizes how much money can be made from collecting them.
Reprints

Surprise Ending! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Archie and His Friends; Sunkist / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Truly Trendy (Table of Contents: 3)

Sabrina / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How do I look?
Genre
humor
Characters
Sabrina Spellman; Hilda Spellman
Synopsis
Hilda wears a very old-fashioned swimsuit to the beach.

A Public Service Message from Archie Comics (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton

Indexer Notes

AIDS awareness.

Sign Bored (Table of Contents: 5)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
H. A. Smith (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Hy Eisman (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon boy! Let's go out for a walk!
Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Jughead Jones; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Jughead takes Hot Dog for a walk and Hot Dog makes comments on all the signs they see.
Reprints

The Long and the Short (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
Bill Yoshida ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Summer vacation and you're loaded with books!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead gets on his friends' nerves by correcting their vocabulary to smaller synonymous words or phrases.
Reprints

Lets Do the FruitSlush Mush! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

The Archies; FruitSlush / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Archie's Club News (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Dating Dilemma (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Nate Butler (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jughead? Would you get the phone, please?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Joani
Synopsis
Jughead's childhood friend Joani has moved back to town and Jughead takes a job to make some money to take her to supper.
Reprints

Bedrockin' Shakedown (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["--for your heroism, may I present you, Riverdale Avenger, with this gift certificate, redeemable at any restaurant in Riverdale!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. Comics
    Jughead
  3. 2. Surprise Ending!
    Archie and His Friends; Sunkist
  4. 3. Truly Trendy
    Sabrina
  5. 4. A Public Service Message from Archie Comics
  6. 5. Sign Bored
    Hot Dog
  7. 6. The Long and the Short
    Jughead
  8. 7. Lets Do the FruitSlush Mush!
    The Archies; FruitSlush
  9. 8. Archie's Club News
    Archie Club
  10. 9. Dating Dilemma
    Jughead
  11. 10. Bedrockin' Shakedown
    Post Pebbles Cereal; The Flintstones
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