Jughead & Friends Digest Magazine #23 [Direct Edition]
(November 2007)

Archie, 2005 Series
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Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed as Ruiz)
Inks
Bob Smith (signed as Smith)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Ethel Muggs; Hot Dog; Waldo Weatherbee

[Chibi-Robo Park Patrol] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Nintendo DS / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Real World? (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Adam Walmsley (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Victor Gorelick; Nelson Ribeiro; Fernando Ruiz; Bob Smith; Adam Walmsley; Carlos Antunes
Synopsis
Dilton's dimensional doorway accidentally drops Jughead into the real world, where he meets the staff of Archie Comics and learn how a comic book is made.

Indexer Notes

Listed on cover.

[You get your POW!...] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

KidsWB / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[Archiecomics.Com] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Jabbertalk! (Table of Contents: 5)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Waldo Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Beazly; Moose Mason; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Inspired by a Lewis Carroll poem, Jughead begins to speak nonsense.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Mind Your Manners (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Forsythe Jones; Jellybean Jones
Synopsis
Jughead is scolded for reaching at the table, but takes it in stride.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Bad Boy Trouble] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Sonic Archives Offer] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Suspicion (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Ruth
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arch, you're spying on Veronica! How come you're spying on Veronica?
Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie is stalking Veronica because she promised him she wouldn't date another boy for a month, but Reggie has two tickets to a rock concert and he's afraid she'll go out with Reggie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

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

Hey Guys! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Rory (credited)
Letters
typeset

Feature Logo
Hey Guys!

The Mail McCoy (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Albano
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Feature Logo
Archie
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Waldo Weatherbee; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie's good deed lands him in the Principal's office.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

Show Me the Money (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rex Lindsey
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Angelo
Synopsis
Reggie thinks Jughead is trying to borrow ten dollars from him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Archie's Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Archie Collector Sets] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

That Wilkin Boy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
That Wilkin Boy
Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Mr. Smythe; Uncle Herman; Samantha Smythe

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring That Wilkin Boy reprints.

That's Love (Table of Contents: 16)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Feature Logo
That Wilkin Boy
Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis
Samantha accuses Bingo of not being willing to do enough to prove his love for her.
Reprints

[Look at the Time!] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[The 2006 Collector Sets] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Paper Doll (Table of Contents: 19)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Feature Logo
That Wilkin Boy
Genre
teen
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Teddy Tambourine; Samantha Smythe; Wilma Wilkin
Synopsis
The neighborhood is upset because their newspapers have not been delivered, and Bingo and Teddy try to help out when they discover the reason why.
Reprints

War of the Words (Table of Contents: 20)

That Wilkin Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Feature Logo
That Wilkin Boy
Genre
teen
Characters
Woodrow "Bingo" Wilkin; Teddy Tambourine; Samantha Smythe
Synopsis
Teddy and Bingo argue the merits of equal rights for women.
Reprints

On That Note (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; doctor
Synopsis
Reggie broke his ankle falling from the stage. Jughead takes advantage of the opportunity to insult Reggie's musical skill.
Reprints

Jug's Heart is Afire...and It's Not Heartburn! (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Feature Logo
Archie & Friends
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Forsythe Jones; Gladys Jones; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews; Nancy Woods; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Ethel gets a job driving a Super Wiener car selling hot dogs. Jughead is in love with all the hot dogs. They go to an In Zinc (NSYNC) concert together.
Reprints

[Come On Let's Go!] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Archie's Collector Sets] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Odd Man Out (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Cornthwaite; Jillian; Segarini
Synopsis
Customers come to Pop Tate's from miles around because Jughead acts entertainingly goofy. When Cornthwaite starts acting even goofier at Segarini's, the customers go there. Jughead discerns that Cornthwaite is doing all this to catch Jillian's attention. Jughead brings them together, and she tones Cornthwaite down. The customers go back to Pop's.
Reprints
Keywords
Chocklit Shoppe

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Archie Americana Series] (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Graphic Novels Offer] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Dog Gone (Table of Contents: 28)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher
Pencils
? [as Kennedy]
Inks
John Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Hot Dog has a beeper.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

On the Ball! (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Jughead tries to set the world record for balancing on a giant rubber ball.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the index of the original printing, no credits listed in this digest.

[Archie's Camp Tales] (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Love Showdown] (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Easy Way Out!! (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited as Gladir)
Pencils
Bill Galvan (credited as Galvan)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited as D'Agostino)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Jughead
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Nancy Woods
Synopsis
Jughead becomes the school reporter on girls' sports.
Reprints

[Archie's Digest Subscription Offer] (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Jughead and Friends Digest #24] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Slow Go on the Yogos] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

Yogos Bites / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Pokemon Battle Revolution] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

Nintendo / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jughead
  2. 1. [Chibi-Robo Park Patrol]
    Nintendo DS
  3. 2. The Real World?
    Jughead
  4. 3. [You get your POW!...]
    KidsWB
  5. 4. [Archiecomics.Com]
  6. 5. Jabbertalk!
    Jughead
  7. 6. Mind Your Manners
    Jughead
  8. 7. [Bad Boy Trouble]
  9. 8. [Sonic Archives Offer]
  10. 9. Suspicion
    Archie
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Hey Guys!
  12. 11. The Mail McCoy
    Archie
  13. 12. Show Me the Money
    Jughead
  14. 13. [Archie's Subscription Offer]
  15. 14. [Archie Collector Sets]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  17. 16. That's Love
    That Wilkin Boy
  18. 17. [Look at the Time!]
  19. 18. [The 2006 Collector Sets]
  20. 19. Paper Doll
    That Wilkin Boy
  21. 20. War of the Words
    That Wilkin Boy
  22. 21. On That Note
    Jughead
  23. 22. Jug's Heart is Afire...and It's Not Heartburn!
    Archie & Friends
  24. 23. [Come On Let's Go!]
  25. 24. [Archie's Collector Sets]
  26. 25. Odd Man Out
    Jughead
  27. 26. [Archie Americana Series]
  28. 27. [Graphic Novels Offer]
  29. 28. Dog Gone
    Jughead
  30. 29. On the Ball!
    Jughead
  31. 30. [Archie's Camp Tales]
  32. 31. [Love Showdown]
  33. 32. The Easy Way Out!!
    Jughead
  34. 33. [Archie's Digest Subscription Offer]
  35. 34. [Jughead and Friends Digest #24]
  36. 35. [Slow Go on the Yogos]
    Yogos Bites
  37. 36. [Pokemon Battle Revolution]
    Nintendo
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