Jughead's Double Digest #176 [Direct Edition]
(February 2012)

Archie, 1989 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year (monthly except Apr. and Nov.)
On-sale date
2011-12-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469524 17611
Editing
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Color
color
Dimensions
Standard U.S. Digest size
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

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Jughead / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Frenz (signed)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Move over, Jughead! There's a new champ in Riverdale!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Toni Topaz; Chuck Clayton; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle

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The Christmas Challenge! (Table of Contents: 2)

Jughead / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco (credited)
Pencils
Ron Frenz (credited)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited)
Colors
Digikore Studios
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)
Editing
Carlos Antunes

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jellybean Jones; Betty Cooper; Victor; Toni Topaz (introduction); Snarky Saladino; Hammer Hargyle; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead is supposed to be watching his little sister but all he can think about is the cupcake eating contest at the winter carnival.
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Keywords
carnival; eating contest

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Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Would you describe Archie as a resourceful individual?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie doesn't let the little things get him down.
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Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

Fast Friends (Table of Contents: 6)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead is avoiding Archie.
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Checks and Balances! (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Warner; Jean Smith
Synopsis
Jughead gets a job as a waiter at a fancy restaurant.
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Hand Jive (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Big Ethel Muggs; Mr. Muggs
Synopsis
Mrs. Muggs suggests Ethel hold Jughead's hands at dinner, so he stops eating the chicken.
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Sweet Treat (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; businessman
Synopsis
The boys get a job handing out free samples of candy.
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Hot & Cold Running Weather! Part One (Table of Contents: 12)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead arrive in a town where it never snows.
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Hot & Cold Running Weather! Part Two (Table of Contents: 15)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie and Jughead arrive in a town where it never stops snowing.
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The Catalyst (Table of Contents: 16)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Jughead is a human catalyst that causes reactions between various people.
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Wrist Watching! (Table of Contents: 17)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Mr. Flipwiggo; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead becomes a wrist watch model.
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Trade-Off! (Table of Contents: 20)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie trade stuff.
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Top Hat (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead and Reggie visit a new mega-mall and Reggie thinks everybody is making fun of Jughead's hat.
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Reggie Awards (Table of Contents: 22)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley; Pop Tate; Midge Klump; Hot Dog
Synopsis
Reggie uses his extra trophies to give out the first annual "Reggie Awards" to the other members of the gang.
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Yuletide-Turn (Table of Contents: 25)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Jughead is wearing a Christmas wreath on his head, but he learns it's made of mistletoe when all the girls want to kiss him.
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It's a Snap (Table of Contents: 26)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Betty and Veronica ask Jughead to take some candid pictures around the school for the yearbook.
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Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I might just skip shaving tomorrow.
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie is growing a mustache for winter
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Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

One Question (Table of Contents: 28)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Betty asks Jughead if the light goes out in the refrigerator when you close the door.
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Hot Dog - Loud 'n' Clear (Table of Contents: 29)

Hot Dog / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Hot Dog
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Indexer Notes

Coloring word puzzle.

Seat Defeat (Table of Contents: 30)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Veronica Lodge; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Jughead tries to prevent Ethel from sitting next to him.
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Swift Shift (Table of Contents: 31)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
While watching TV, Archie and Jughead are interested in different parts of the game.
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Hatman the Crowned Crusader (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos (credited)
Pencils
Gene Colan (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead dreams that he and all of his friends are characters in Hatman.
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Indexer Notes

Part 1 "The Origin of Hatman" pp1-6,
Part 2 "Hatman and Ribbon's First Case!" pp7-11
Part 3 "A Tip Of The Hat!" pp 12-16
Part 4 "Hat Trick" pp 17-21
Hatman is based on the movie Batman.

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Pride of Riverdale (Table of Contents: 35)

Jughead / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Chic Stone (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee is giving out an award and Archie thinks he's the one who will receive it.
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That Wilkin Boy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D' Agostino (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

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

Generation Gasp (Table of Contents: 39)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Bingo Wilkin; Samantha Smythe; Uncle Herman; Charlie Whitaker
Synopsis
Uncle Herman gets a visit from his fun-loving old buddy Charlie, an obnoxious jerk who won't stop talking.
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What a Waste (Table of Contents: 40)

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

Script
Dick Malmgren (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor
Characters
Samantha Smythe; Bingo Wilkins; Teddy; Sampson Smythe
Synopsis
Teddy tricks Bingo into digging through the Smythe's garbage can for a missing ring.
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Bird Brainer (Table of Contents: 43)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead ventures out in a blizzard to buy some bird feed.
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This Is the Hour (Table of Contents: 44)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Inks
Samm Schwartz (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Jughead finds a card that entitles him to a few hamburger if he is on a specific street corner at a specific hour.
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A Season to Remember (Table of Contents: 45)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Hot Dog; Jellybean Jones; Forsythe Jones; Gladys Jones; Nancy Woods; Midge Klump; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Pop Tate; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Jughead reads his composition to the class that he wrote about the record snowfall of the previous winter.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Move over, Jughead! There's a new champ in Riverdale!"]
    Jughead
  2. 1. ["Archie Comics Digital Universe"]
  3. 2. The Christmas Challenge!
    Jughead
  4. 3. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  5. 4. ["Archie Cyber Adventures"]
  6. 5. ["Would you describe Archie as a resourceful individual?"]
    Archie
  7. 6. Fast Friends
    Jughead
  8. 7. ["Kevin Keller four issue mini-series"]
  9. 8. ["Obama and Palin in Riverdale"]
  10. 9. Checks and Balances!
    Jughead
  11. 10. Hand Jive
    Jughead
  12. 11. Sweet Treat
    Jughead
  13. 12. Hot & Cold Running Weather! Part One
    Jughead
  14. 13. ["Archie Marries Betty and Veronica"]
  15. 14. ["Archie's Weird Mysteries"]
  16. 15. Hot & Cold Running Weather! Part Two
    Jughead
  17. 16. The Catalyst
    Jughead
  18. 17. Wrist Watching!
    Jughead
  19. 18. ["Archie the Married Life"]
  20. 19. ["The original seven Archie "Will You Marry Me?" issues available now as a set"]
  21. 20. Trade-Off!
    Jughead
  22. 21. Top Hat
    Jughead
  23. 22. Reggie Awards
    Jughead
  24. 23. ["The Best of Archie Comics"]
  25. 24. ["Archie Christmas Classics"]
  26. 25. Yuletide-Turn
    Jughead
  27. 26. It's a Snap
    Jughead
  28. 27. ["I might just skip shaving tomorrow."]
    Archie
  29. 28. One Question
    Jughead
  30. 29. Hot Dog - Loud 'n' Clear
    Hot Dog
  31. 30. Seat Defeat
    Jughead
  32. 31. Swift Shift
    Jughead
  33. 32. Hatman the Crowned Crusader
    Jughead
  34. 33. ["Mega Man"]
  35. 34. ["The Magic of Sabrina the Teenage Witch"]
  36. 35. Pride of Riverdale
    Jughead
  37. 36. ["Three New Graphic Novels"]
  38. 37. ["Archie Freshman Year"]
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    That Wilkin Boy
  40. 39. Generation Gasp
    That Wilkin Boy
  41. 40. What a Waste
    That Wilkin Boy
  42. 41. ["The Archie Babies"]
  43. 42. ["Archie World Tour"]
  44. 43. Bird Brainer
    Jughead
  45. 44. This Is the Hour
    Jughead
  46. 45. A Season to Remember
    Jughead
  47. 46. ["Subscribe Today"]
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  49. 48. ["Archie Comics Digital Universe"]
  50. 49. ["Mario Kart 7"]
    Nintendo
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